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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: Abe Turner

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Mednis vs A Turner 1-0791956Third Rosenwald TrophyC86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack
2. A Turner vs Fischer 1-0501956Third Rosenwald TrophyE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
3. D Byrne vs A Turner  1-0461956Third Rosenwald TrophyD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. A Turner vs S Bernstein  1-0771956Third Rosenwald TrophyD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
5. M Pavey vs A Turner  0-1411956Third Rosenwald TrophyD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
6. A Turner vs Feuerstein  1-0251956Third Rosenwald TrophyE92 King's Indian
7. Shainswit vs A Turner  ½-½251956Third Rosenwald TrophyD48 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
8. A Turner vs Seidman 0-1441956Third Rosenwald TrophyA15 English
9. E Hearst vs A Turner 0-1301956Third Rosenwald TrophyC47 Four Knights
10. A Turner vs Reshevsky 0-1431956Third Rosenwald TrophyE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
11. Bisguier vs A Turner  1-0461956Third Rosenwald TrophyE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
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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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