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🏆 Buenos Aires (Clarin) (1979) Chess Event Description
The event was sponsored by the newspaper ... [more]

Player: Ulf Andersson

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Larsen vs Ulf Andersson 1-0411979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A00 Uncommon Opening
2. Ulf Andersson vs Petrosian  ½-½191979Buenos Aires (Clarin)D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
3. Spassky vs Ulf Andersson  ½-½361979Buenos Aires (Clarin)E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
4. Ulf Andersson vs M J Tempone 1-0311979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A15 English
5. Lombardy vs Ulf Andersson  ½-½161979Buenos Aires (Clarin)B23 Sicilian, Closed
6. Ulf Andersson vs Panno ½-½431979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
7. Gheorghiu vs Ulf Andersson  ½-½251979Buenos Aires (Clarin)D37 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. Ulf Andersson vs Z Franco Ocampos 1-0421979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A15 English
9. Miles vs Ulf Andersson  ½-½231979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A36 English
10. Najdorf vs Ulf Andersson  ½-½201979Buenos Aires (Clarin)E14 Queen's Indian
11. Ulf Andersson vs Ivkov ½-½321979Buenos Aires (Clarin)D14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
12. Quinteros vs Ulf Andersson  0-1481979Buenos Aires (Clarin)E02 Catalan, Open, 5.Qa4
13. Ulf Andersson vs J A Rubinetti 1-0411979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-11-16  Joseph Blackcape: Pretty surprising to see Petrosian not only to draw with a 2360 Franco, but at least it was a quick draw in the last round. The real weird thing is him losing (and resigning before an unavoidable mate) to a 2200 FM Tempone, who only scored 2 point in the other 12 games. As a warm up it probably didn't work for him too well either, since next he lost the match with Korchnoi without winning even 1 game too.
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  Fusilli: The tournament was the result of Najdorf unrelenting efforts to promote chess in Argentina. He convinced the Clarin newspaper to fund the series of Clarin tournaments in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

In promoting this tournament, he frequently referred to it as having seven world champions on its roster: Spassky and Petrosian, regular champions; Panno, Ivkov, Gheorghiu and Lombardy, world junior champions; and Tempone, world U-16 champion in 1979.

The fans were a bit let down by the large number of draws in 25 moves or less, but Larsen more than compensated for it with his unwavering fighting spirit and great chess.

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