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Smyslov, Euwe and Botvinnik. 

 

All five participants of the world championship 1948.

All five participants of the world championship 1948. From the left: Keres, Smyslov, Reshevsky, Euwe and Botvinnik. 

 

 Second half of the tournament. Pillar hall in the house of unions in Moscow. Botvinnik-Smyslov and Keres-Reshevsky.

 Smyslov playing against Keres. 

Fist round of the world championship 1948. The major of Hague is making the first move in the game between Euwe and Keres.