• Short Summary

    CHESS...AT HASTINGS, ENGLAND, THE FORMER WORLD CHAMPION RUSSIA'S MIKHAIL TAL WON THE 39TH INTERNATIONAL CHESS?

  • Description

    CHESS...AT HASTINGS, ENGLAND, THE FORMER WORLD CHAMPION RUSSIA'S MIKHAIL TAL WON THE 39TH INTERNATIONAL CHESS TOURNAMENT, TODAY (WEDNESDAY). TAL SCORED SEVEN POINTS. SECOND WAS SVETOZAR GLIGORIC OF YUGOSLAVIA WHO SCORED SIX AND A HALF. THIRD AND FOURTH PLACES WERE SHARED BY LEVENTE LENGYEL OF HUNGARY AND A. KHASIN OF RUSSIA WITH SIX POINTS. B. BRINCK-CLAUSSEN OF DENMARK CAME SIXTH WITH FOUR AND A HALF POINTS. TAL BECAME THE YOUNGEST WORLD CHESS CHAMPION OF THE CENTURY IN 1960 WHEN AT THE AGE OF 23 HE DEFEATED HIS PATRIOT MIKHAIL BOTVINNIK. BOTVINNIK REGAINED THE TITLE LATER.

    RUSSIA'S WOMAN CHESS CHAMPION NONA GAPRINDASHVILI IS 22. HERE SHE IS PLAYING AGAINST DRAGOSLAV BARETIC OF YUGOSLAVIA. NONA, A UNIVERSITY STUDENT FROM GEORGIA, TIED WITH OVA KINNMARK OF SWEDEN FOR THE CHALLENGER'S AWARD.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9VCXOBG4PGB3KKPE313AIOFUG
    Media URN:
    VLVA9VCXOBG4PGB3KKPE313AIOFUG
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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