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Vasily Smyslov vs Isaac Boleslavsky
Kuybyshev (1942), Kuybyshev URS, rd 3, Jul-??
Sicilian Defense: Richter-Rauzer. Neo-Modern Variation Early deviations (B62)  ·  1-0



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Jul-20-09  King.Arthur.Brazil: Boleslavsky played a good game until 30. when Nh5 seems better(to treat Nf4). After changing everything the remaining pieces gives white best position (2P more) and win.
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This game was played at the <Kuibyshev 1942> tournament from 27 July - 19 Aug.

Smyslov finished 2d behind Boleslavsky, ahead of Lilienthal and Mikenas, with +7 -2 =2.

This is a games collection of all of Smyslov's games from the tournament, in correct round order:

Game Collection: Smyslov at Kuibyshev




Winter, Edward ed. "World Chess Champions" (Pergamon Press 1981), p.149

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