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Player: Mikhail Botvinnik
Player profile: Vasily Smyslov
Classical games: Mikhail Botvinnik beat Vasily Smyslov 29 to 24, with 52 draws.
    *The figures above are based only on games present in our database which may be incomplete.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Smyslov vs Botvinnik ½-½481940USSR ChampionshipC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
2. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 0-1421941USSR Absolute ChampionshipC19 French, Winawer, Advance
3. Botvinnik vs Smyslov ½-½541941USSR Absolute ChampionshipE70 King's Indian
4. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 0-1601941USSR Absolute ChampionshipC77 Ruy Lopez
5. Botvinnik vs Smyslov ½-½151941USSR Absolute ChampionshipC42 Petrov Defense
6. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 1-050194323rd Ch MoscowC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
7. Smyslov vs Botvinnik  ½-½661943SverdlovskC19 French, Winawer, Advance
8. Botvinnik vs Smyslov 1-0401943SverdlovskC46 Three Knights
9. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 0-1401944USSR ChampionshipC19 French, Winawer, Advance
10. Botvinnik vs Smyslov 1-0311945USSR ChampionshipD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
11. Botvinnik vs Smyslov 1-0501946GroningenD98 Grunfeld, Russian
12. Smyslov vs Botvinnik  ½-½411947MoscowC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
13. Smyslov vs Botvinnik ½-½441948FIDE World Championship TournamentD96 Grunfeld, Russian Variation
14. Botvinnik vs Smyslov ½-½791948FIDE World Championship TournamentD98 Grunfeld, Russian
15. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 0-1411948FIDE World Championship TournamentB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
16. Botvinnik vs Smyslov ½-½801948FIDE World Championship TournamentD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
17. Smyslov vs Botvinnik ½-½171948FIDE World Championship TournamentD22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
18. Botvinnik vs Smyslov 1-0361951TrainingD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
19. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 1-0411951TrainingA07 King's Indian Attack
20. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 1-0411951Training gameE03 Catalan, Open
21. Botvinnik vs Smyslov  ½-½641951Training gameC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
22. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 1-0391951USSR ChampionshipC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
23. Botvinnik vs Smyslov 1-0221952Training gameE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
24. Smyslov vs Botvinnik 0-1271952Training GameA82 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
25. Smyslov vs Botvinnik  ½-½151952BudapestC07 French, Tarrasch
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