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🏆 Third Rosenwald Trophy (1956)

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This was the third tournament of a series which was made possible through a philanthropic contribution by Lessing Julius Rosenwald. ... [more]

Player: Sidney Norman Bernstein

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Hearst vs S Bernstein  ½-½921956Third Rosenwald TrophyD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
2. S Bernstein vs Bisguier  1-0421956Third Rosenwald TrophyB23 Sicilian, Closed
3. Fischer vs S Bernstein ½-½561956Third Rosenwald TrophyC70 Ruy Lopez
4. A Turner vs S Bernstein  1-0771956Third Rosenwald TrophyD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
5. S Bernstein vs Feuerstein  0-1561956Third Rosenwald TrophyB20 Sicilian
6. Seidman vs S Bernstein 0-1211956Third Rosenwald TrophyB01 Scandinavian
7. S Bernstein vs Reshevsky  0-1351956Third Rosenwald TrophyB20 Sicilian
8. Mednis vs S Bernstein  1-0361956Third Rosenwald TrophyA21 English
9. S Bernstein vs D Byrne  1-0571956Third Rosenwald TrophyB20 Sicilian
10. M Pavey vs S Bernstein 0-1401956Third Rosenwald TrophyD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
11. S Bernstein vs Shainswit  ½-½401956Third Rosenwald TrophyB20 Sicilian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-13-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: From reading "End Game", by Brady, I never realize/knew that the <Game of the Century> was 'merely' a local tournament.
Jun-14-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  PhilFeeley: <WannaBe> Not only that, but one of his only two wins!
Jun-14-13  syracrophy: <PhilFeeley> And it's only this kind of extraordinary events that make this sort of tournaments worth remembering!
Sep-21-14  Mudphudder: Was this tournament played at the Marshall Chess Club, NYC?
Jan-27-15  Susan 707: I love the ending moves
Apr-09-16  Captain Hindsight: <1956: "America Peaked Back Then And We've Been In Decline Ever Since">

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-...

Nov-04-19  chessrookstwo: Was a classic game, booby style 👍
Nov-04-19  ughaibu: <Was a classic game, booby style>

As far as your one-liners go, this is easily the best, but which game are you referring to?

Nov-05-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  keypusher: <WannaBe: From reading "End Game", by Brady, I never realize/knew that the <Game of the Century> was 'merely' a local tournament.>

In <Profile of a Prodigy>, Brady describes it (IIRC) as the unofficial U.S. championship, which looks about right when you see who was playing.

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