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Notable Games Of
THE 1950s

  1. D Byrne vs Fischer, 1956
    "The Game of the Century"
  2. Polugaevsky vs Nezhmetdinov, 1958
    "Nezhmet Kismet"
  3. Tal vs Smyslov, 1959
    "Tal Tales"
  4. Averbakh vs Kotov, 1953
    "Think Like a Grandmaster"
  5. M Bobotsov vs Tal, 1958
    "Crying Over Spilt Milko"
  6. Tal vs Koblents, 1957
    "Mikhail's Navy"
  7. Fischer vs Reshevsky, 1958
    "Go Fisch"
  8. Botvinnik vs Smyslov, 1954
    "The Peasant's Revolt"
  9. Fischer vs Larsen, 1958
    "Petty Larseny"
  10. Fischer vs J Sherwin, 1957
    "Sherwin's Forced"


YEAR BY YEAR

1950
  1. Alatortsev vs Boleslavsky, 1950
  2. Larry Evans vs H Opsahl, 1950
  3. Kotov vs Keres, 1950
  4. Bronstein vs Boleslavsky, 1950
  5. Szabo vs K Honfi, 1950
  6. Bronstein vs Keres, 1950
  7. Rellstab vs Najdorf, 1950
  8. Szabo vs Bronstein, 1950
  9. Nezhmetdinov vs M Kamishov, 1950
  10. Tal vs Pliss, 1950
Honorable mention: Bronstein vs NN, 1950


1951
  1. Lilienthal vs Nezhmetdinov, 1951
  2. Botvinnik vs Bronstein, 1951
  3. Bronstein vs Botvinnik, 1951
  4. Bronstein vs Botvinnik, 1951
  5. Yanofsky vs Golombek, 1951
  6. Lutikov vs Korchnoi, 1951
  7. Geller vs Novotelnov, 1951
  8. I A Horowitz vs M Pavey, 1951
  9. H Bogart vs L Bacall, 1951
  10. Nezhmetdinov vs Estrin, 1951
Honorable mention: Nezhmetdinov vs Lusikal, 1951


1952
  1. Biegler vs Peperle, 1952
  2. Botvinnik vs Keres, 1952
  3. Stoltz vs H Steiner, 1952
  4. Kotov vs G Barcza, 1952
  5. Keres vs A Tarnowski, 1952
  6. S Morrison vs T K Hemingway, 1952
  7. Ravinsky vs G Ilivitsky, 1952
  8. Tolush vs Simagin, 1952
  9. Kotov vs Unzicker, 1952
  10. Reshevsky vs Najdorf, 1952


1953
  1. Averbakh vs Kotov, 1953
  2. Geller vs Euwe, 1953
  3. Euwe vs Najdorf, 1953
  4. Taimanov vs Najdorf, 1953
  5. Tal vs M Pasman, 1953
  6. Keres vs Smyslov, 1953
  7. M Kupferstich vs H Andreasen, 1953
  8. Reshevsky vs Petrosian, 1953
  9. Birbrager vs Tal, 1953
  10. Reshevsky vs Bronstein, 1953


1954
  1. Botvinnik vs Smyslov, 1954
  2. Geller vs Averbakh, 1954
  3. Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1954
  4. Bronstein vs Najdorf, 1954
  5. Tal vs Spassky, 1954
  6. Botvinnik vs N Minev, 1954
  7. Korchnoi vs Geller, 1954
  8. M Bobotsov vs F Bohatirchuk, 1954
  9. Smyslov vs Botvinnik, 1954
  10. E J Diemer vs Heinz, 1954
Honorable mention: NN vs Bronstein, 1954


1955
  1. Keres vs Szabo, 1955
  2. Bronstein vs Keres, 1955
  3. Keres vs Spassky, 1955
  4. N Speijer vs Couvee, 1955
  5. Petrosian vs Guimard, 1955
  6. J Thomason vs Fischer, 1955
  7. Kotov vs Botvinnik, 1955
  8. Panno vs Spassky, 1955
  9. Geller vs Panno, 1955
  10. P Moran vs E Franco Raymundo, 1955


1956
  1. D Byrne vs Fischer, 1956
  2. Tal vs Simagin, 1956
  3. J Szukszta vs Tal, 1956
  4. Tal vs Lisitsin, 1956
  5. Tal vs Tolush, 1956
  6. Boleslavsky vs Lisitsin, 1956
  7. Fischer vs P Lapiken, 1956
  8. V Zurakhov vs Koblents, 1956
  9. Petrosian vs Bronstein, 1956
  10. Petrosian vs Simagin, 1956


1957
  1. Tal vs Koblents, 1957
  2. Fischer vs J Sherwin, 1957
  3. Gurgenidze vs Tal, 1957
  4. Fischer vs J Sherwin, 1957
  5. E Terpugov vs Petrosian, 1957
  6. Botvinnik vs Smyslov, 1957
  7. Tal vs K Klaman, 1957
  8. Tal vs Tolush, 1957
  9. Sliwa vs Bronstein, 1957
  10. Euwe vs Fischer, 1957


1958
  1. Polugaevsky vs Nezhmetdinov, 1958
  2. M Bobotsov vs Tal, 1958
  3. Fischer vs Reshevsky, 1958
  4. Fischer vs Larsen, 1958
  5. Tal vs Panno, 1958
  6. Averbakh vs Tal, 1958
  7. Tal vs Geller, 1958
  8. Spassky vs Tal, 1958
  9. Petrosian vs Fischer, 1958
  10. Tal vs Korchnoi, 1958


1959
  1. Tal vs Smyslov, 1959
  2. Fischer vs Tal, 1959
  3. Keres vs Petrosian, 1959
  4. Fischer vs Petrosian, 1959
  5. Keres vs Fischer, 1959
  6. Tal vs D Keller, 1959
  7. Tal vs Fischer, 1959
  8. Fischer vs Petrosian, 1959
  9. Fischer vs Benko, 1959
  10. Fischer vs Shocron, 1959




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