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: Mark Taimanov
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|1. Taimanov vs Bronstein
||1-0||41||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E73 King's Indian|
|2. N Padevsky vs Taimanov
|| ||0-1||32||1956||Alekhine Memorial||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|3. Taimanov vs Najdorf
||1-0||39||1956||Alekhine Memorial||A16 English|
|4. Unzicker vs Taimanov
||½-½||18||1956||Alekhine Memorial||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|5. Taimanov vs Szabo
|| ||½-½||24||1956||Alekhine Memorial||D54 Queen's Gambit Declined, Anti-Neo-Orthodox Variation|
|6. Taimanov vs Sliwa
||1-0||28||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3|
|7. Stahlberg vs Taimanov
|| ||½-½||22||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|8. Taimanov vs Gligoric
|| ||½-½||32||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System|
|9. Botvinnik vs Taimanov
|| ||½-½||24||1956||Alekhine Memorial||A16 English|
|10. Taimanov vs Uhlmann
|| ||½-½||41||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E94 King's Indian, Orthodox|
|11. Keres vs Taimanov
|| ||½-½||46||1956||Alekhine Memorial||B62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer|
|12. Taimanov vs Golombek
|| ||1-0||54||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3|
|13. Smyslov vs Taimanov
|| ||½-½||21||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|14. Taimanov vs V Ciocaltea
|| ||1-0||43||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E97 King's Indian|
|15. Pachman vs Taimanov
|| ||½-½||23||1956||Alekhine Memorial||A16 English|
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