Young U.S. Chess Champ Wins Eighth Straight In Meet

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I second place with Miguel: Young U. S. Chess Champ Wins Eighth Straight In Meet MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina, April 4. iP) U. S. Champion Bobby Fischer of Brooklyn, who lost his first two games in an international chess tourney here, won again last night and now is unbeaten in eight straight. His triumph in 41 moves over Herman Pilnik, Argentine champion, kept him in a tie for Najdorf. also of Argentina. Each has 6:2 points. The 16 -year -old Brooklyn schoolboy and Najdorf trail Borislav Ivkov of Yugoslavia by half-a-point. A victory counts one point, a draw a half point. Fischer has played 10 of his 14 matches. Ivkov and Najdorf nine.

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  1. The Tampa Tribune,
  2. 05 Apr 1959, Sun,
  3. Page 55

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