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

Player: Jorge Alberto Rubinetti

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J A Rubinetti vs Ivkov 0-1361979Buenos Aires (Clarin)D58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
2. Quinteros vs J A Rubinetti  1-0321979Buenos Aires (Clarin)E00 Queen's Pawn Game
3. J A Rubinetti vs Najdorf  0-1411979Buenos Aires (Clarin)B40 Sicilian
4. J A Rubinetti vs Larsen 0-1401979Buenos Aires (Clarin)B10 Caro-Kann
5. Petrosian vs J A Rubinetti  1-0411979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A30 English, Symmetrical
6. J A Rubinetti vs Spassky 0-1441979Buenos Aires (Clarin)E07 Catalan, Closed
7. M J Tempone vs J A Rubinetti  1-0521979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A04 Reti Opening
8. J A Rubinetti vs Lombardy  1-0401979Buenos Aires (Clarin)E95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
9. Panno vs J A Rubinetti  1-0401979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A34 English, Symmetrical
10. J A Rubinetti vs Gheorghiu  0-1641979Buenos Aires (Clarin)A63 Benoni, Fianchetto, 9...Nbd7
11. Z Franco Ocampos vs J A Rubinetti  ½-½771979Buenos Aires (Clarin)B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
12. J A Rubinetti vs Miles  0-1521979Buenos Aires (Clarin)D25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
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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