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🏆 Alekhine Memorial (1956)

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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: Svetozar Gligoric

 page 1 of 1; 15 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gligoric vs Smyslov  ½-½231956Alekhine MemorialE55 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation
2. V Ciocaltea vs Gligoric 0-1301956Alekhine MemorialE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
3. Gligoric vs Pachman  ½-½291956Alekhine MemorialD87 Grunfeld, Exchange
4. Bronstein vs Gligoric 1-0791956Alekhine MemorialC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
5. Gligoric vs N Padevsky 1-0411956Alekhine MemorialD06 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Najdorf vs Gligoric  ½-½281956Alekhine MemorialE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
7. Gligoric vs Unzicker 1-0411956Alekhine MemorialE55 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation
8. Taimanov vs Gligoric  ½-½321956Alekhine MemorialE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
9. Gligoric vs Sliwa 1-0431956Alekhine MemorialC76 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, Fianchetto Variation
10. Stahlberg vs Gligoric  ½-½581956Alekhine MemorialE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
11. Gligoric vs Szabo  ½-½351956Alekhine MemorialE15 Queen's Indian
12. Gligoric vs Botvinnik ½-½121956Alekhine MemorialC11 French
13. Uhlmann vs Gligoric 0-1401956Alekhine MemorialA23 English, Bremen System, Keres Variation
14. Gligoric vs Keres ½-½561956Alekhine MemorialE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
15. Golombek vs Gligoric  0-1271956Alekhine MemorialE81 King's Indian, Samisch
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