chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

🏆 GLC Chess Challenge (1986)

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

Player: Harold James Plaskett

 page 1 of 1; 13 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Short vs Plaskett 1-0391986GLC Chess ChallengeC42 Petrov Defense
2. Plaskett vs Larsen 1-0391986GLC Chess ChallengeB30 Sicilian
3. Nunn vs Plaskett 1-0261986GLC Chess ChallengeC42 Petrov Defense
4. Plaskett vs Dlugy  0-1301986GLC Chess ChallengeB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
5. Flear vs Plaskett 1-0461986GLC Chess ChallengeA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
6. Portisch vs Plaskett 1-0611986GLC Chess ChallengeA17 English
7. Plaskett vs Polugaevsky  1-0391986GLC Chess ChallengeE16 Queen's Indian
8. Ribli vs Plaskett  1-0551986GLC Chess ChallengeA15 English
9. Plaskett vs A J Mestel  1-0421986GLC Chess ChallengeB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
10. Plaskett vs Spassky 0-1381986GLC Chess ChallengeA20 English
11. Speelman vs Plaskett  1-0321986GLC Chess ChallengeA43 Old Benoni
12. Vaganian vs Plaskett  0-1391986GLC Chess ChallengeE12 Queen's Indian
13. Plaskett vs Chandler 1-0361986GLC Chess ChallengeE12 Queen's Indian
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Plaskett wins | Plaskett loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-26-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  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.

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.


NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific tournament only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!

Copyright 2001-2021, Chessgames Services LLC