Pal Benko (Hungarian: Benkő Pál; born July 14, 1928) is a chess grandmaster, author, and composer of endgame studies and chess problems.
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... Pal Benko vs Viacheslav Ragozin, Budapest 1949, Budapest Gambit (A52), 1–0 Ragozin tries the Budapest Gambit in Budapest, but Hungarian Benko is well prepared ... Laszlo Szabo vs Pal Benko, Hungarian Championship 1951, Sicilian Defence, Sozin–Fischer Variation (B88), 0–1 Szabo is a nine-time Hungarian champion, but the young Benko more than holds his own ... Pal Benko vs Robert Fischer, Portoroz Interzonal 1958, King's Indian Defence, Saemisch Variation (E80), 1–0 The young Fischer would go on to qualify, but he suffers a drastic loss here ...
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