A Work of Art- Bronstein-Zaitsev, Lasker memorial 1968
Alexander Nikolayevich Zaitsev was born in Vladivostok, Russia (formerly the USSR). Awarded the IM title in 1965 and the GM title in 1967, he finished 1st= with Lev Polugaevsky in the 1968-69 USSR Championship but lost the play-off. He shared 1st place at Sochi in 1967.
Sadly he died from a thrombosis after an operation to correct a limp in 1971.