Smyslov takes on Ivanchuk... and wins

Sep 11, 2012, 10:57 AM |

This game was played at the 1988 USSR Championship. Vasily Smyslov, 68 at the time, shows his 19 years old namesake that he's still a formidable opponent.

Annotated by Vasily Smyslov and Garry Kasparov.

Another game from the same tournament. Smyslov zugzwangs his opponent with a couple of flashy sacrifices.