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: Harry Golombek
| page 1 of 1; 15 games
|1. Botvinnik vs Golombek
||1-0||45||1956||Alekhine Memorial||B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack|
|2. Golombek vs Uhlmann
|| ||½-½||21||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E89 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Main line|
|3. Keres vs Golombek
|| ||1-0||45||1956||Alekhine Memorial||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|4. Szabo vs Golombek
||½-½||49||1956||Alekhine Memorial||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|5. Golombek vs Smyslov
||0-1||33||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|6. V Ciocaltea vs Golombek
|| ||½-½||48||1956||Alekhine Memorial||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|7. Golombek vs Pachman
|| ||0-1||42||1956||Alekhine Memorial||A15 English|
|8. Bronstein vs Golombek
||1-0||35||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights|
|9. Golombek vs N Padevsky
|| ||½-½||27||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E02 Catalan, Open, 5.Qa4|
|10. Najdorf vs Golombek
|| ||1-0||42||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3|
|11. Golombek vs Unzicker
||0-1||51||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E15 Queen's Indian|
|12. Taimanov vs Golombek
|| ||1-0||54||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3|
|13. Golombek vs Sliwa
|| ||½-½||40||1956||Alekhine Memorial||D22 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|14. Stahlberg vs Golombek
|| ||1-0||33||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E13 Queen's Indian, 4.Nc3, Main line|
|15. Golombek vs Gligoric
|| ||0-1||27||1956||Alekhine Memorial||E81 King's Indian, Samisch|
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