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🏆 Rosario (1939)

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Player: Erich Eliskases

 page 1 of 1; 7 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. O Garcia Vera vs Eliskases  0-1541939RosarioA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
2. Eliskases vs R Garcia Vera  ½-½761939RosarioA06 Reti Opening
3. J M Cristia vs Eliskases  0-1341939RosarioA47 Queen's Indian
4. Eliskases vs V Mikenas  ½-½531939RosarioD95 Grunfeld
5. J Vinuesa vs Eliskases  0-1691939RosarioE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
6. Petrov vs Eliskases  ½-½301939RosarioD02 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Eliskases vs O Giustina  1-0581939RosarioA34 English, Symmetrical
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-17-14  GumboGambit: With all the European chess masters that stayed in Argentina after the outbreak of WWII, it is a shame that Petrov did not. The Latvian was sent to the Gulag by the Soviets, and died a few years later.
Jul-13-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  jessicafischerqueen:

<GumboGambit> There was sometimes a steep price to pay for staying in Argentina after the tournament. <Najdorf's> wife and children were murdered by the Nazis after he emigrated to South America.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3sq... at 10:54 to 11:40 of the video.

<Vladimirs Petrovs> chose not to abandon his wife and child in Europe. They survived the war, but he paid the price- death in the gulag.

Aug-08-21
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: The Club Espanol in Rosario is a very impressive building:

http://clubespanol.org.ar/club-espa...

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