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Mikhail Botvinnik

RussiaBorn: Aug 17, 1911
Birthplace: Repino, St. Petersburg Russia

Match History
1948 - FIDE World Championship Tournament
WINNER
LOSER

Round
Mikhail Botvinnik
Various
4
1
0
6
.5
.5
8
1
0
9
1
0
14
.5
.5
15
.5
.5
18
.5
.5
20
1
0
24
1
0
25
1
0
27
0
1
30
1
0
34
.5
.5
35
.5
.5
38
1
0
39
1
0
44
.5
.5
45
.5
.5
48
1
0
49
0
1
Total
14
6
1951 - Botvinnik vs Bronstein
WINNER
LOSER

Round
Mikhail Botvinnik
David Bronstein
1
.5
.5
2
.5
.5
3
.5
.5
4
.5
.5
5
0
1
6
1
0
7
1
0
8
.5
.5
9
.5
.5
10
.5
.5
11
0
1
12
1
0
13
.5
.5
14
.5
.5
15
.5
.5
16
.5
.5
17
0
1
18
.5
.5
19
1
0
20
.5
.5
21
0
1
22
0
1
23
1
0
24
.5
.5
Total
12
12
1954 - Botvinnik vs Smyslov
WINNER
LOSER

Round
Mikhail Botvinnik
Vasily Smyslov
1
1
0
2
1
0
3
.5
.5
4
1
0
5
.5
.5
6
.5
.5
7
0
1
8
.5
.5
9
0
1
10
0
1
11
0
1
12
1
0
13
1
0
14
0
1
15
1
0
16
1
0
17
.5
.5
18
.5
.5
19
.5
.5
20
0
1
21
.5
.5
22
.5
.5
23
0
1
24
.5
.5
Total
12
12
1957 - Smyslov vs Botvinnik
WINNER
LOSER

Round
Vasily Smyslov
Mikhail Botvinnik
1
1
0
2
.5
.5
3
.5
.5
4
0
1
5
0
1
6
1
0
7
.5
.5
8
.5
.5
9
.5
.5
10
.5
.5
11
.5
.5
12
1
0
13
0
1
14
.5
.5
15
.5
.5
16
.5
.5
17
1
0
18
.5
.5
19
.5
.5
20
1
0
21
.5
.5
22
.5
.5
Total
12
10
1958 - Botvinnik vs Smyslov
WINNER
LOSER

Round
Mikhail Botvinnik
Vasily Smyslov
1
1
0
2
1
0
3
1
0
4
.5
.5
5
0
1
6
1
0
7
.5
.5
8
.5
.5
9
.5
.5
10
.5
.5
11
0
1
12
1
0
13
.5
.5
14
1
0
15
0
1
16
.5
.5
17
.5
.5
18
1
0
19
0
1
20
.5
.5
21
.5
.5
22
0
1
23
.5
.5
Total
12.5
10.5
1960 - Tal vs Botvinnik
WINNER
LOSER

Round
Mikhail Tal
Mikhail Botvinnik
1
1
0
2
.5
.5
3
.5
.5
4
.5
.5
5
.5
.5
6
1
0
7
1
0
8
0
1
9
0
1
10
.5
.5
11
1
0
12
.5
.5
13
.5
.5
14
.5
.5
15
.5
.5
16
.5
.5
17
1
0
18
.5
.5
19
1
0
20
.5
.5
21
.5
.5
Total
12.5
8.5
1961 - Botvinnik vs Tal
WINNER
LOSER

Round
Mikhail Botvinnik
Mikhail Tal
1
1
0
2
0
1
3
1
0
4
.5
.5
5
.5
.5
6
.5
.5
7
1
0
8
0
1
9
1
0
10
1
0
11
1
0
12
0
1
13
1
0
14
.5
.5
15
1
0
16
.5
.5
17
0
1
18
1
0
19
0
1
20
.5
.5
21
1
0
Total
13
8
1963 - Petrosian vs Botvinnik
WINNER
LOSER

Round
Tigran Petrosian
Mikhail Botvinnik
1
0
1
2
.5
.5
3
.5
.5
4
.5
.5
5
1
0
6
.5
.5
7
1
0
8
.5
.5
9
.5
.5
10
.5
.5
11
.5
.5
12
.5
.5
13
.5
.5
14
0
1
16
.5
.5
17
.5
.5
18
1
0
19
1
0
20
.5
.5
21
.5
.5
22
.5
.5
Total
11.5
9.5
Opening Repertoire
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Overall Record

Overall
+46-39=93
As White
+30-15=44
As Black
+16-24=49
Record IQP

With IQP
+13-9=25
Against IQP
+5-3=10
None
+28-27=58
Record Bishop Pair

With
+22-7=24
Against
+9-17=20
None
+15-15=49
Record Fiancetto

With
+13-18=39
Against
+9-4=16
None
+24-17=36
Record With Sacrifices

Queen
+0-0=0
Rook
+2-0=1
Bishop
+2-0=3
Knight
+3-1=2
Exchange
+6-4=1
Record When Opponent Sacrifices

Queen
+0-2=0
Rook
+0-0=0
Bishop
+0-1=3
Knight
+2-1=1
Exchange
+4-4=1