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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: Max Pavey

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Pavey vs Seidman  ½-½331956Third Rosenwald TrophyB03 Alekhine's Defense
2. Reshevsky vs M Pavey 1-0261956Third Rosenwald TrophyA08 King's Indian Attack
3. M Pavey vs Mednis  ½-½251956Third Rosenwald TrophyE60 King's Indian Defense
4. D Byrne vs M Pavey  0-1411956Third Rosenwald TrophyE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
5. M Pavey vs A Turner  0-1411956Third Rosenwald TrophyD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
6. M Pavey vs Shainswit  ½-½251956Third Rosenwald TrophyC11 French
7. E Hearst vs M Pavey  0-1561956Third Rosenwald TrophyB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
8. M Pavey vs Bisguier 0-1291956Third Rosenwald TrophyE40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
9. Fischer vs M Pavey ½-½351956Third Rosenwald TrophyB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
10. M Pavey vs S Bernstein 0-1401956Third Rosenwald TrophyD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
11. Feuerstein vs M Pavey  1-0441956Third Rosenwald TrophyA07 King's Indian Attack
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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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