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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: Mikhail Tal

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Johannessen vs Tal 0-1151964ReykjavikE70 King's Indian
2. Tal vs I Johannsson 1-0261964ReykjavikC96 Ruy Lopez, Closed
3. M Solmundarson vs Tal 0-1231964ReykjavikA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
4. Tal vs Gligoric 1-0401964ReykjavikC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
5. J Kristinsson vs Tal 0-1371964ReykjavikB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
6. Tal vs R G Wade 1-0261964ReykjavikB33 Sicilian
7. G Palmason vs Tal ½-½371964ReykjavikD80 Grunfeld
8. T Bjornsson vs Tal 0-1341964ReykjavikE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
9. Tal vs A Gudmundsson 1-0421964ReykjavikC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd
10. F Thorbergsson vs Tal 0-1391964ReykjavikE77 King's Indian
11. Tal vs N Gaprindashvili 1-0421964ReykjavikC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd
12. F Olafsson vs Tal 0-1391964ReykjavikA12 English with b3
13. Tal vs I Asmundsson 1-0431964ReykjavikC16 French, Winawer
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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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