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🏆 Portisch - Spassky Candidates Quarterfinal (1980) Chess Event Description
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Player: Lajos Portisch

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Spassky vs Portisch 0-1381980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalB25 Sicilian, Closed
2. Portisch vs Spassky ½-½241980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalD54 Queen's Gambit Declined, Anti-Neo-Orthodox Variation
3. Spassky vs Portisch ½-½141980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalE12 Queen's Indian
4. Portisch vs Spassky ½-½331980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
5. Spassky vs Portisch ½-½251980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalC18 French, Winawer
6. Portisch vs Spassky ½-½521980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalA14 English
7. Spassky vs Portisch ½-½201980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalB10 Caro-Kann
8. Portisch vs Spassky ½-½401980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalA15 English
9. Spassky vs Portisch 1-0491980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
10. Portisch vs Spassky ½-½321980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
11. Spassky vs Portisch ½-½171980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalA07 King's Indian Attack
12. Portisch vs Spassky  ½-½181980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalA17 English
13. Portisch vs Spassky ½-½151980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalE17 Queen's Indian
14. Spassky vs Portisch ½-½771980Portisch - Spassky Candidates QuarterfinalA07 King's Indian Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  offramp: A really well-written and comprehensive introduction!
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  NM JRousselle: I was in Mexico City for this event. GM Bill Lombardy was in the gallery and fell asleep during one of the games (Game 6, I believe). He began to snore very loudly. So much so, that it disturbed the players and an usher had to awaken GM Lombardy!!
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  perfidious: < NM JRousselle: I was in Mexico City for this event. GM Bill Lombardy was in the gallery and fell asleep during one of the games (Game 6, I believe)....>

And that was one of the games which was actually played beyond move 25......

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