This was the strongest tournament in 1969. It was organized by FIDE and the ... [more]
Player: Vlastimil Hort
| page 1 of 1; 17 games
|1. Korchnoi vs Hort
||1-0||43||1969||Palma de Mallorca||E77 King's Indian|
|2. Hort vs Unzicker
|| ||0-1||59||1969||Palma de Mallorca||D41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch|
|3. Panno vs Hort
|| ||0-1||38||1969||Palma de Mallorca||A25 English|
|4. Hort vs Diez del Corral
|| ||1-0||73||1969||Palma de Mallorca||E92 King's Indian|
|5. Larsen vs Hort
||0-1||56||1969||Palma de Mallorca||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|6. Hort vs Najdorf
|| ||½-½||21||1969||Palma de Mallorca||E42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)|
|7. Pomar Salamanca vs Hort
|| ||0-1||43||1969||Palma de Mallorca||D83 Grunfeld, Grunfeld Gambit|
|8. Hort vs R Toran Albero
|| ||1-0||39||1969||Palma de Mallorca||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|9. Petrosian vs Hort
||1-0||60||1969||Palma de Mallorca||E83 King's Indian, Samisch|
|10. Hort vs Bobotsov
|| ||½-½||14||1969||Palma de Mallorca||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|11. A Medina Garcia vs Hort
|| ||0-1||35||1969||Palma de Mallorca||B25 Sicilian, Closed|
|12. Hort vs Mecking
|| ||½-½||60||1969||Palma de Mallorca||B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|13. Spassky vs Hort
|| ||½-½||17||1969||Palma de Mallorca||D25 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|14. Hort vs J Penrose
||1-0||41||1969||Palma de Mallorca||E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1|
|15. Damjanovic vs Hort
|| ||½-½||22||1969||Palma de Mallorca||A48 King's Indian|
|16. Parma vs Hort
|| ||½-½||18||1969||Palma de Mallorca||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|17. Hort vs Szabo
|| ||½-½||15||1969||Palma de Mallorca||D73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3|
| page 1 of 1; 17 games
|Aug-14-15|| ||Olavi: The winner Larsen started with two losses. Top tournaments won from that situation include Najdorf, 16,5/21 at the Capablanca Memorial 1962, and Beliavsky, 8,5/14 in Tilburg 1986. Are there others?|
|Aug-14-15|| ||diagonal: Not an international top tournament - still worth mentioning: Valentina Gunina, losing her two first games, finishing 7-0 at 64th Russian Superfinals women (ch-RUS) in Kazan 2014, winning the round robin tournament outright: Russian Superfinals (Women) (2014)/Valentina Gunina
|Jun-21-19|| ||perfidious: For those who would point to Spassky's lacklustre tournament record while champion, the six draws concluded in less than twenty moves contributed a great deal towards his indifferent placing in this event.|
|Jun-21-19|| ||harrylime: Spassky was the World Chess Champion whilst Bobby got his head together 👍|
|Jun-21-19|| ||Howard: Petrosian's record during the second three-year period that he was WC, wasn't much better.|
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