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Georgy Geshev
Number of games in database: 21
Years covered: 1935 to 1936
Overall record: +4 -13 =4 (28.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Oct-08-1903, died Jul-15-1937, 33 years old) Bulgaria

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He won the Bulgarian Chess Championship four times (1933, 1934, 1935, and 1936). At the play-off match for the 1933 title, he triumphed against Yury Toshev (4 : 3), to become the first official Bulgarian champion.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. NN vs G Geshev 0-191935BulgarijeB02 Alekhine's Defense
2. G Geshev vs G G Alexandrescu  0-1571936Munich OlympiadC13 French
3. G Geshev vs O Naegeli  ½-½411936Munich OlympiadA48 King's Indian
4. Foltys vs G Geshev  1-0681936Munich OlympiadD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
5. P Frydman vs G Geshev  1-0561936Munich OlympiadD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. Vladimir Petrov vs G Geshev  1-0521936Munich OlympiadD04 Queen's Pawn Game
7. G Geshev vs K Richter  0-1281936Munich OlympiadD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. G Geshev vs E Gilfer  ½-½361936Munich OlympiadC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
9. G Geshev vs Erik Andersen  0-1411936Munich OlympiadB32 Sicilian
10. V Mikenas vs G Geshev  ½-½501936Munich OlympiadC78 Ruy Lopez
11. G Geshev vs G van Doesburgh  1-0881936Munich OlympiadC13 French
12. E Eliskases vs G Geshev  1-0591936Munich OlympiadD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
13. L Matibet vs G Geshev  1-0591936Munich OlympiadA40 Queen's Pawn Game
14. G Geshev vs Pirc  0-1441936Munich OlympiadB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
15. Stahlberg vs G Geshev  1-0411936Munich OlympiadD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
16. G Geshev vs O Kavlie-Jorgensen  1-0391936Munich OlympiadB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
17. Keres vs G Geshev ½-½1241936Munich OlympiadC88 Ruy Lopez
18. G Geshev vs J de Souza Mendes  0-1571936Munich OlympiadB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. E E Book vs G Geshev  1-0511936Munich OlympiadC86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack
20. G Geshev vs Maroczy  0-1401936Munich OlympiadB83 Sicilian
21. M Romi vs G Geshev  0-1301936Munich OlympiadA40 Queen's Pawn Game
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  GrahamClayton: Georgy Geshev (Geschew)(1903-1937). Bulgarian champion 1933, 1934, 1935 and 1936.

Died at the relatively young age of 34.

At the conclusion of the Topalov-Anand match in Sofia, the Bulgarian Chess Federation presented Topalov with a medallion embossed with a portrait of Geschew:

Dec-04-10  technical draw: Gesundheit!
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