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🏆 Reykjavik (1964)

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
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: Fridrik Olafsson

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Olafsson vs F Thorbergsson  1-0291964ReykjavikE55 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation
2. N Gaprindashvili vs F Olafsson ½-½411964ReykjavikC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
3. F Olafsson vs T Bjornsson  1-0201964ReykjavikB08 Pirc, Classical
4. F Olafsson vs I Asmundsson  1-0251964ReykjavikD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. F Olafsson vs I Johannsson  1-0341964ReykjavikB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
6. S Johannessen vs F Olafsson 0-1311964ReykjavikB25 Sicilian, Closed
7. M Solmundarson vs F Olafsson  0-1231964ReykjavikB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
8. F Olafsson vs Gligoric  0-1531964ReykjavikD79 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O, Main line
9. J Kristinsson vs F Olafsson  0-1411964ReykjavikB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
10. F Olafsson vs R G Wade  0-1311964ReykjavikB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
11. G Palmason vs F Olafsson  ½-½351964ReykjavikE60 King's Indian Defense
12. F Olafsson vs Tal 0-1391964ReykjavikA12 English with b3
13. A Gudmundsson vs F Olafsson  0-1461964ReykjavikE60 King's Indian Defense
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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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