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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: David Bronstein

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Taimanov vs Bronstein 1-0411956Alekhine MemorialE73 King's Indian
2. Bronstein vs Sliwa 1-0291956Alekhine MemorialC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
3. Stahlberg vs Bronstein  ½-½411956Alekhine MemorialD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. Bronstein vs Gligoric 1-0791956Alekhine MemorialC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
5. Botvinnik vs Bronstein  ½-½191956Alekhine MemorialD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
6. Bronstein vs Uhlmann 1-0411956Alekhine MemorialC05 French, Tarrasch
7. Keres vs Bronstein  ½-½231956Alekhine MemorialC05 French, Tarrasch
8. Bronstein vs Golombek 1-0351956Alekhine MemorialE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
9. Smyslov vs Bronstein  ½-½171956Alekhine MemorialE14 Queen's Indian
10. Bronstein vs V Ciocaltea  ½-½431956Alekhine MemorialB53 Sicilian
11. Pachman vs Bronstein  ½-½231956Alekhine MemorialA04 Reti Opening
12. Szabo vs Bronstein 0-1401956Alekhine MemorialC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
13. Bronstein vs N Padevsky  ½-½241956Alekhine MemorialD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
14. Najdorf vs Bronstein  ½-½221956Alekhine MemorialE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
15. Bronstein vs Unzicker ½-½291956Alekhine MemorialC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
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