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British Championship Playoff Match

Harry Golombek4/6(+3 -1 =2)[games]
Reginald Joseph Broadbent2/6(+1 -3 =2)[games]

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
British Championship Playoff (1947)

Playoff match in Kensington, London, 18-27 October, to decide the British Championship (1947). Golombek won by 3.5 to 1.5, after which they also played the 6th game.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Broadbent vs Golombek  0-1611947British Championship PlayoffB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
2. Golombek vs R Broadbent  1-0381947British Championship PlayoffA26 English
3. R Broadbent vs Golombek  ½-½371947British Championship PlayoffB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
4. Golombek vs R Broadbent  0-1391947British Championship PlayoffA17 English
5. R Broadbent vs Golombek  0-1361947British Championship PlayoffB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
6. Golombek vs R Broadbent  ½-½321947British Championship PlayoffC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-05-22
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: So they decided to have a playoff. They did not do that before the war.
Apr-05-22  Nosnibor: <Tabanus> I assume you are referring to W.W.2?Before W.W.1 there was a play off in 1911 between Atkins and Yates and two earlier playoffs involving Atkins in which he lost the first one to Napier and a later one which Atkins won.
Apr-05-22
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: <Nosnibor> Thanks. Maybe I will try get those into CG as well. Nobody else will.
Apr-05-22  Z free or die: Please do.
Apr-05-22
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: Good luck but please avoid duplicates.
Apr-05-22  Z free or die: We aim to please™

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