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🏆 Latvian Championship (1953)

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Alexander Koblents, Karlis Klasup, Mikhail Tal, Aivars Gipslis, Janis Klovans, Israel Zilber, Zigfrids Solmanis, Ivan M Eropov, Peteris Kampenuss, Igors Zdanovs, Mark Pasman, Igor Blek, E Ruja, Semenkin, Janis Mileika, Janis Klavins, Roberts Skuja, M Graduss, Reinholds Balins, Zigurds Pigits Chess Event Description
Latvian Championship (1953)

Only a handful of games are available. Tal won with 14.5 / 19. Some semifinal games can be found here: LAT-ch sf (1953).

Source: [rusbase-1].

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 26  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Balins vs Tal 0-1341953Latvian ChampionshipA96 Dutch, Classical Variation
2. Klovans vs I M Eropov  0-1311953Latvian ChampionshipC19 French, Winawer, Advance
3. Klovans vs K Klasup  1-0281953Latvian ChampionshipC12 French, McCutcheon
4. Z Pigits vs Z Solmanis  1-0201953Latvian ChampionshipB72 Sicilian, Dragon
5. I Zilber vs R Balins  1-0431953Latvian ChampionshipD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Koblents vs K Klasup  1-0471953Latvian ChampionshipA85 Dutch, with c4 & Nc3
7. K Klasup vs M Pasman  0-1231953Latvian ChampionshipE37 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
8. Koblents vs I Zdanovs  1-0231953Latvian ChampionshipA97 Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky
9. Gipslis vs J Mileika  1-0191953Latvian ChampionshipE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
10. Tal vs I Zilber 1-0381953Latvian ChampionshipB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
11. Tal vs M Pasman 1-0401953Latvian ChampionshipB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
12. M Graduss vs Tal 0-1211953Latvian ChampionshipE68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4
13. J Klavins vs Tal ½-½311953Latvian ChampionshipE25 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
14. J Mileika vs Tal 0-1231953Latvian ChampionshipA60 Benoni Defense
15. Z Solmanis vs Tal 0-1461953Latvian ChampionshipE61 King's Indian
16. Tal vs I M Eropov 1-0471953Latvian ChampionshipC18 French, Winawer
17. Tal vs P Kampenuss 1-0371953Latvian ChampionshipC67 Ruy Lopez
18. Tal vs I Zdanovs 1-0241953Latvian ChampionshipC47 Four Knights
19. P Kampenuss vs I Blek  1-0621953Latvian ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
20. I Zdanovs vs J Mileika  ½-½251953Latvian ChampionshipE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
21. Semenkin vs Z Solmanis  ½-½581953Latvian ChampionshipC45 Scotch Game
22. E Ruja vs I Zilber  0-1731953Latvian ChampionshipC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
23. I Zdanovs vs R Skuja  1-0591953Latvian ChampionshipD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
24. Klovans vs P Kampenuss  1-0361953Latvian ChampionshipB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
25. J Klavins vs K Klasup  1-0381953Latvian ChampionshipC11 French
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