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🏆 GLC Chess Challenge (1986) Chess Event Description
The GLC Chess Challenge was the fourth and last in the biannual series of tournaments which started with the ... [more]

Player: Lev Polugaevsky

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Polugaevsky vs Ribli  ½-½221986GLC Chess ChallengeD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
2. A J Mestel vs Polugaevsky ½-½421986GLC Chess ChallengeB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. Polugaevsky vs Flear 1-0311986GLC Chess ChallengeD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
4. Spassky vs Polugaevsky  ½-½141986GLC Chess ChallengeE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
5. Polugaevsky vs Speelman  ½-½271986GLC Chess ChallengeE12 Queen's Indian
6. Plaskett vs Polugaevsky  1-0391986GLC Chess ChallengeE16 Queen's Indian
7. Polugaevsky vs Chandler  ½-½281986GLC Chess ChallengeE12 Queen's Indian
8. Short vs Polugaevsky  1-0451986GLC Chess ChallengeB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
9. Polugaevsky vs Larsen  1-0291986GLC Chess ChallengeE16 Queen's Indian
10. Nunn vs Polugaevsky  ½-½201986GLC Chess ChallengeB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
11. Polugaevsky vs Dlugy  1-0421986GLC Chess ChallengeA09 Reti Opening
12. Portisch vs Polugaevsky  ½-½131986GLC Chess ChallengeE15 Queen's Indian
13. Polugaevsky vs Vaganian  ½-½151986GLC Chess ChallengeD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
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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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