For a quarter-century after he fled the Soviet Union, Alexander Alekhine was treated as a traitor and an enemy of the people. This attitude softened within a decade of his death, and in 1956 the Soviet Union held an important international event in his memory. Earlier that year, in April, a Soviet delegation, including Smyslov, Keres, Bronstein, Geller and Petrosian, had marked the tenth anniversary of his death at a ceremony, organised by FIDE, in the Montparnasse cemetery in Paris. ... [more]
Player: Wolfgang Unzicker
| page 1 of 1; 15 games
|1. Unzicker vs N Padevsky
|| ||½-½||23||1956||Alekhine Memorial||B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation|
|2. Najdorf vs Unzicker
|| ||1-0||64||1956||Alekhine Memorial||A30 English, Symmetrical|
|3. Unzicker vs Szabo
||½-½||41||1956||Alekhine Memorial||C71 Ruy Lopez|
|4. Unzicker vs Taimanov
||½-½||18||1956||Alekhine Memorial||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|5. Sliwa vs Unzicker
|| ||1-0||86||1956||Alekhine Memorial||A16 English|
|6. Unzicker vs Stahlberg
||1-0||41||1956||Alekhine Memorial||B64 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack|
|7. Gligoric vs Unzicker
||1-0||41||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E55 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation|
|8. Unzicker vs Botvinnik
||½-½||20||1956||Alekhine Memorial||B07 Pirc|
|9. Uhlmann vs Unzicker
|| ||½-½||33||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E46 Nimzo-Indian|
|10. Unzicker vs Keres
||1-0||39||1956||Alekhine Memorial||C99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd|
|11. Golombek vs Unzicker
||0-1||51||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E15 Queen's Indian|
|12. Unzicker vs Smyslov
|| ||½-½||26||1956||Alekhine Memorial||C75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense|
|13. V Ciocaltea vs Unzicker
||0-1||95||1956||Alekhine Memorial||C90 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|14. Unzicker vs Pachman
|| ||½-½||42||1956||Alekhine Memorial||C83 Ruy Lopez, Open|
|15. Bronstein vs Unzicker
||½-½||29||1956||Alekhine Memorial||C32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit|
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