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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: Eliot Sanford Hearst

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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. Feuerstein vs E Hearst  1-0391956Third Rosenwald TrophyD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. E Hearst vs Seidman  1-0571956Third Rosenwald TrophyC42 Petrov Defense
4. Reshevsky vs E Hearst  1-0371956Third Rosenwald TrophyE29 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
5. E Hearst vs Mednis ½-½411956Third Rosenwald TrophyB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
6. D Byrne vs E Hearst  1-0371956Third Rosenwald TrophyA15 English
7. E Hearst vs M Pavey  0-1561956Third Rosenwald TrophyB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
8. Shainswit vs E Hearst  0-1721956Third Rosenwald TrophyE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
9. E Hearst vs A Turner 0-1301956Third Rosenwald TrophyC47 Four Knights
10. E Hearst vs Bisguier  ½-½371956Third Rosenwald TrophyC77 Ruy Lopez
11. Fischer vs E Hearst 0-1401956Third Rosenwald TrophyC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
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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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