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🏆 Palma de Mallorca (1969)

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This was the strongest tournament in 1969. It was organized by FIDE and the ... [more]

Player: Arturo Pomar Salamanca

 page 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Pomar Salamanca vs Bobotsov  ½-½221969Palma de MallorcaE52 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6
2. A Medina Garcia vs Pomar Salamanca  ½-½151969Palma de MallorcaB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
3. Pomar Salamanca vs Mecking  ½-½201969Palma de MallorcaA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
4. Spassky vs Pomar Salamanca  ½-½421969Palma de MallorcaB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
5. Pomar Salamanca vs J Penrose  ½-½311969Palma de MallorcaE97 King's Indian
6. Damjanovic vs Pomar Salamanca  0-1411969Palma de MallorcaB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
7. Pomar Salamanca vs Hort  0-1431969Palma de MallorcaD83 Grunfeld, Grunfeld Gambit
8. Szabo vs Pomar Salamanca  ½-½531969Palma de MallorcaA12 English with b3
9. Pomar Salamanca vs Korchnoi ½-½581969Palma de MallorcaD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
10. Unzicker vs Pomar Salamanca  1-0331969Palma de MallorcaB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
11. Pomar Salamanca vs Panno  ½-½731969Palma de MallorcaE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
12. Diez del Corral vs Pomar Salamanca 1-0591969Palma de MallorcaB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
13. Pomar Salamanca vs Larsen ½-½421969Palma de MallorcaE10 Queen's Pawn Game
14. Najdorf vs Pomar Salamanca  ½-½331969Palma de MallorcaD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. Pomar Salamanca vs Parma  ½-½121969Palma de MallorcaE58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3
16. Pomar Salamanca vs R Toran Albero  ½-½191969Palma de MallorcaE92 King's Indian
17. Petrosian vs Pomar Salamanca  ½-½141969Palma de MallorcaD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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Kibitzer's Corner
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 Others? :)
Jun-21-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  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
Premium Chessgames Member
  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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