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🏆 Reykjavik (1964)

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Reykjavik 1964 may be termed as the strongest chess tournament held in Iceland to that point. Previously, Iceland had hosted the World Students Team Championship (1957), in which Mikhael Tal participated, ... [more]

Player: Trausti Bjornsson

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Gaprindashvili vs T Bjornsson 1-0541964ReykjavikB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
2. T Bjornsson vs J Kristinsson  1-0771964ReykjavikE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
3. F Olafsson vs T Bjornsson  1-0201964ReykjavikB08 Pirc, Classical
4. T Bjornsson vs R G Wade  ½-½401964ReykjavikD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
5. I Asmundsson vs T Bjornsson  ½-½171964ReykjavikB08 Pirc, Classical
6. T Bjornsson vs G Palmason  ½-½351964ReykjavikA66 Benoni
7. S Johannessen vs T Bjornsson  1-0251964ReykjavikE93 King's Indian, Petrosian System
8. T Bjornsson vs Tal 0-1341964ReykjavikE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
9. I Johannsson vs T Bjornsson  1-0311964ReykjavikE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
10. T Bjornsson vs A Gudmundsson  ½-½421964ReykjavikE86 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.Nge2 c6
11. M Solmundarson vs T Bjornsson  1-0391964ReykjavikE88 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.d5 c6
12. T Bjornsson vs F Thorbergsson  1-0421964ReykjavikE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
13. Gligoric vs T Bjornsson 1-0391964ReykjavikB08 Pirc, Classical
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-17-17  Coutinho: Tal almost made it perfect
Feb-17-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  offramp: I thought it looked like Marlboro, not Chesterfield.
Jul-17-20  sakredkow: What a great write up of this tournament. I really enjoyed playing through Tal-Gligoric which I hadn't seen before. I'm sure there's many more interesting games.

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