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Bled 1931

DonMcKim
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Bled 1931 was a strong tournament.

14 leading chess masters of the time competed from August 23, 1931-September 29, 1931. Ten of these were from the chess "establishment" and four were up and coming, "promising players."

Alekhine vs. Bogoljubov at Bled 1931
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The superb tournament book repays careful study. See Bled 1931 International Chess Tournament, ed. Hans Kmoch (Caissa Editions, 1987).

House of Staunton

Further resources on Bled 1931 include:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bled_1931_chess_tournament

http://www.ajschess.com/lifemasteraj/GT_Bled-1931.html

http://www.lifemasteraj.com/old_af-dl/ale-nim_sh.html

https://www.chesshistory.com/winter/winter144.html  (No. 10020)

https://www.chessgames.com/perl/chess.pl?tid=79324

Here is a Crossword to provide a look at some aspects of Bled 1931.

You can find Answers to the Clues by clicking the View Solution button below.

For Crosswords on other tournaments, see my Blogs:

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