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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: Harry Golombek

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Botvinnik vs Golombek 1-0451956Alekhine MemorialB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
2. Golombek vs Uhlmann  ½-½211956Alekhine MemorialE89 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Main line
3. Keres vs Golombek  1-0451956Alekhine MemorialB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
4. Szabo vs Golombek ½-½491956Alekhine MemorialD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. Golombek vs Smyslov 0-1331956Alekhine MemorialE00 Queen's Pawn Game
6. V Ciocaltea vs Golombek  ½-½481956Alekhine MemorialB12 Caro-Kann Defense
7. Golombek vs Pachman  0-1421956Alekhine MemorialA15 English
8. Bronstein vs Golombek 1-0351956Alekhine MemorialE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
9. Golombek vs N Padevsky  ½-½271956Alekhine MemorialE02 Catalan, Open, 5.Qa4
10. Najdorf vs Golombek  1-0421956Alekhine MemorialE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
11. Golombek vs Unzicker 0-1511956Alekhine MemorialE15 Queen's Indian
12. Taimanov vs Golombek  1-0541956Alekhine MemorialE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
13. Golombek vs Sliwa  ½-½401956Alekhine MemorialD22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
14. Stahlberg vs Golombek  1-0331956Alekhine MemorialE13 Queen's Indian, 4.Nc3, Main line
15. Golombek vs Gligoric  0-1271956Alekhine MemorialE81 King's Indian, Samisch
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