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🏆 GLC Chess Challenge (1986)

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The GLC Chess Challenge was the fourth and last in the biannual series of tournaments which started with the ... [more]

Player: Murray G Chandler

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Chandler vs Vaganian 1-0371986GLC Chess ChallengeC18 French, Winawer
2. Chandler vs Short 1-0581986GLC Chess ChallengeC01 French, Exchange
3. Larsen vs Chandler 0-1461986GLC Chess ChallengeA20 English
4. Chandler vs Nunn ½-½161986GLC Chess ChallengeC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. Dlugy vs Chandler 0-1461986GLC Chess ChallengeE15 Queen's Indian
6. Chandler vs Portisch  0-1361986GLC Chess ChallengeB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. Polugaevsky vs Chandler  ½-½281986GLC Chess ChallengeE12 Queen's Indian
8. Chandler vs Ribli  ½-½251986GLC Chess ChallengeC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
9. A J Mestel vs Chandler  0-1401986GLC Chess ChallengeB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
10. Chandler vs Flear  ½-½181986GLC Chess ChallengeC78 Ruy Lopez
11. Spassky vs Chandler  ½-½611986GLC Chess ChallengeA46 Queen's Pawn Game
12. Chandler vs Speelman  ½-½251986GLC Chess ChallengeC11 French
13. Plaskett vs Chandler 1-0361986GLC Chess ChallengeE12 Queen's Indian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-26-19
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  GrahamClayton: Still one of the biggest upset wins in international tournament history.
Dec-01-19  spingo: Aside from Flear's result, which I believe coincided with his marriage, Plaskett's performance was considered unusual by the chess press. Thirteen games, +5 -8 and no draws. The kind of results people had 100 years earlier.

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