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63rd US Open Tournament

Antonio Angel Medina Garcia10/12(+9 -1 =2)[games]
Pal Benko9.5/12(+8 -1 =3)[games]
William Lombardy9.5/12(+7 -0 =5)[games]
Arthur Bisguier9/12(+7 -1 =4)[games]
Robert Byrne9/12(+7 -1 =4)[games]
Martin Harrow9/12(+8 -2 =2)[games]
Jack O'Keefe8.5/12(+6 -1 =5)[games]
Jose Fernandez Leon8.5/12(+7 -2 =3)[games]
Karl Burger8.5/12(+7 -2 =3)[games]
Edmundo Davila8.5/12(+7 -2 =3)[games]
Stephen Matzner8.5/12(+7 -2 =3)[games]
Stephen L Jones8/12(+8 -4 =0)[games]
Louis Szedlacsek8/12(+8 -4 =0)[games]
Angelo Sandrin8/12(+7 -3 =2)[games]
Ronald Finegold8/12(+7 -3 =2)[games]
Joseph G Sullivan8/12(+7 -3 =2)[games]
Peter Lapiken8/12(+7 -3 =2)[games]
Lawrence Gilden8/12(+7 -3 =2)[games]
John Bob Payne8/12(+7 -3 =2)[games]
Bernard Zuckerman7.5/12(+6 -3 =3)[games]
Edward Formanek7.5/12(+6 -3 =3)[games]
Edgar McCormick7.5/12(+7 -4 =1)[games]
Kenneth Smith7.5/12(+7 -4 =1)[games]
Mitchell Saltzberg7.5/12(+7 -4 =1)[games]
Wesley Burgar7.5/12(+5 -2 =5)[games]
Robert Brieger7.5/12(+5 -2 =5)[games]
Tom Lux7.5/12(+7 -4 =1)[games]
Max Burkett7.5/12(+6 -3 =3)[games]
Peter Irwin7.5/12(+6 -3 =3)[games]
Anthony Suraci7.5/12(+6 -3 =3)[games]
Shelby Lyman7/12(+6 -4 =2)[games]
Charles T Morgan7/12(+7 -5 =0)[games]
* (88 players total; 56 players not shown. Click here for longer list.)

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
63rd US Open (1962)

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US Open
San Antonio, Texas
August 13-25, 1962

For the second time in five years, the US Open was won by a non-US player. (Well, third, if you count Pal Benko.) This time, it was Spanish IM Antonio Angel Medina Garcia who came out on top, his crucial win coming in the 11th round against Arthur Bisguier who had earlier handed Benko his only loss.

Source (with round schedule and crosstable): Game Collection: US Open 1962, San Antonio, made by User: Phony Benoni.

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 183  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Ragsdale vs S L Jones 0-129196263rd US OpenB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
2. O Perry vs Bisguier  0-134196263rd US OpenC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
3. Lombardy vs D W Denney  1-027196263rd US OpenB01 Scandinavian
4. R Erkes vs A Medina Garcia  0-116196263rd US OpenC50 Giuoco Piano
5. Dennis Sims vs M Harrow  0-128196263rd US OpenB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
6. S H Langer vs K Smith  0-122196263rd US OpenE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
7. E Formanek vs D Celani  1-020196263rd US OpenE90 King's Indian
8. R Irwin vs John B Payne  0-126196263rd US OpenC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
9. Joe Mego vs Joseph Early 1-022196263rd US OpenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. E Edmondson vs William Slifer  1-031196263rd US OpenD00 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Bisguier vs R Freeman  1-035196263rd US OpenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
12. M Harrow vs J Spence  1-031196263rd US OpenE46 Nimzo-Indian
13. D Reynolds vs Lombardy 0-115196263rd US OpenB27 Sicilian
14. Benko vs B Stevens  1-043196263rd US OpenC41 Philidor Defense
15. E Aronson vs R Byrne  0-140196263rd US OpenE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
16. J F Shaw vs L Gilden  0-135196263rd US OpenE91 King's Indian
17. K Burger vs G W Berry  1-028196263rd US OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. L Szedlacsek vs M Rohland  1-036196263rd US OpenD05 Queen's Pawn Game
19. J F Leon vs G Tiers  1-031196263rd US OpenE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
20. C Hidalgo vs P Lapiken  1-033196263rd US OpenC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
21. Jim McIlrath vs M Saltzberg  0-128196263rd US OpenB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
22. Harry McKinney vs C T Morgan  0-126196263rd US OpenD94 Grunfeld
23. Kathryn Slater vs J O'Keefe  ½-½41196263rd US OpenA48 King's Indian
24. J G Sullivan vs T Bullockus  1-042196263rd US OpenD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
25. T Lux vs E Edmondson 1-013196263rd US OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 183  PGN Download
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