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🏆 Alekhine Memorial (1956) Chess Event Description
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: Nikola Padevsky

 page 1 of 1; 15 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Unzicker vs N Padevsky  ½-½231956Alekhine MemorialB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
2. N Padevsky vs Taimanov  0-1321956Alekhine MemorialB22 Sicilian, Alapin
3. Sliwa vs N Padevsky 0-1371956Alekhine MemorialE51 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
4. N Padevsky vs Stahlberg  ½-½201956Alekhine MemorialD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. Gligoric vs N Padevsky 1-0411956Alekhine MemorialD06 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. N Padevsky vs Botvinnik 0-1251956Alekhine MemorialB89 Sicilian
7. Uhlmann vs N Padevsky 1-0461956Alekhine MemorialE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
8. N Padevsky vs Keres ½-½361956Alekhine MemorialE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
9. Golombek vs N Padevsky  ½-½271956Alekhine MemorialE02 Catalan, Open, 5.Qa4
10. N Padevsky vs Smyslov 0-1501956Alekhine MemorialC47 Four Knights
11. V Ciocaltea vs N Padevsky  ½-½411956Alekhine MemorialC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
12. N Padevsky vs Pachman  ½-½161956Alekhine MemorialD70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
13. Bronstein vs N Padevsky  ½-½241956Alekhine MemorialD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
14. Szabo vs N Padevsky  ½-½181956Alekhine MemorialE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
15. N Padevsky vs Najdorf  ½-½281956Alekhine MemorialE89 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Main line
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