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United States Championship Tournament

Samuel Reshevsky16/18(+14 -0 =4)[games]
Isaac Kashdan13.5/18(+11 -2 =5)[games]
Anthony Santasiere13/18(+9 -1 =8)[games]
Jacob Levin12.5/18(+9 -2 =7)[games]
Arnold Denker12/18(+9 -3 =6)[games]
Israel Albert Horowitz12/18(+10 -4 =4)[games]
Albert Pinkus10.5/18(+7 -4 =7)[games]
Herman Steiner10/17(+9 -6 =2)[games]
George Kramer9.5/18(+6 -5 =7)[games]
Albert Sandrin8/18(+7 -9 =2)[games]
Olaf Ulvestad7.5/18(+4 -7 =7)[games]
Sol Isaac Rubinow7/18(+6 -10 =2)[games]
Attilio Di Camillo6.5/18(+5 -10 =3)[games]
Weaver Adams6.5/18(+5 -10 =3)[games]
Aaron Rothman6.5/17(+5 -9 =3)[games]
Walter Bradford Suesman5.5/17(+3 -9 =5)[games]
Gustave Drexel5/18(+4 -12 =2)[games]
Adolf Jay Fink4/18(+1 -11 =6)[games]
Stephen Kowalski3.5/17(+3 -13 =1)[games] Chess Event Description
United States Championship (1946)

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Santasiere vs Reshevsky ½-½221946United States ChampionshipC30 King's Gambit Declined
2. G Kramer vs A Rothman  1-0301946United States ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
3. A J Fink vs A Di Camillo  ½-½411946United States ChampionshipC78 Ruy Lopez
4. S Rubinow vs I A Horowitz  0-1291946United States ChampionshipA25 English
5. O Ulvestad vs W Suesman  1-0301946United States ChampionshipC42 Petrov Defense
6. J Levin vs A Sandrin 1-0251946United States ChampionshipD96 Grunfeld, Russian Variation
7. S Kowalski vs A Pinkus  0-1361946United States ChampionshipE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
8. Denker vs W Adams  1-0431946United States ChampionshipA28 English
9. H Steiner vs Santasiere 0-1721946United States ChampionshipC50 Giuoco Piano
10. A Di Camillo vs O Ulvestad  1-0451946United States ChampionshipD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
11. I A Horowitz vs J Levin  ½-½461946United States ChampionshipD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
12. A Sandrin vs Kashdan  0-1471946United States ChampionshipB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. W Suesman vs S Kowalski  ½-½501946United States ChampionshipE23 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann
14. A Rothman vs Denker  0-1371946United States ChampionshipE07 Catalan, Closed
15. Reshevsky vs G Kramer  ½-½451946United States ChampionshipE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
16. G Drexel vs W Adams  0-1431946United States ChampionshipA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
17. A Pinkus vs S Rubinow  1-0521946United States ChampionshipA84 Dutch
18. Santasiere vs A Sandrin 1-0261946United States ChampionshipC23 Bishop's Opening
19. S Kowalski vs A Di Camillo 1-0321946United States ChampionshipE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
20. A J Fink vs G Drexel  0-1301946United States ChampionshipC11 French
21. Kashdan vs I A Horowitz 0-1451946United States ChampionshipD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
22. G Kramer vs H Steiner  0-1461946United States ChampionshipD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
23. Denker vs Reshevsky 0-1481946United States ChampionshipE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
24. W Adams vs A Rothman  0-1581946United States ChampionshipC14 French, Classical
25. J Levin vs A Pinkus  ½-½361946United States ChampionshipA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-03-22  TheBirdman33: Reshevsky wins the US Championship with a staggering 16/18 score... The TPR adjusted for inflation must surely be insane!
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  Phony Benoni: Lewis J Isaacs played nine games before leaving the tournament. Details and a collection of his games can be found at Game Collection: US Championship (1946). Games of Lewis J. Isaacs
May-16-22  Granny O Doul: early martyr in the fight for voting rights.

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