9th US Championship, and World Championship Zonal; 1954
May 29 - June 13
New York, NY

                1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4
 1. Bisguier    x   1 1     1 1 1 1 1  10 - 3
 2. Evans        x  1 1    1 0 1 1  1   9 - 4
 3. Seidman       x 0 0 0  1 1 1 1 1  1   8 - 5
 4. Pavey       0 0 1 x  1     0 1 1 1   7- 5
 5. Sherwin     0 0 1  x 1       1 1   7- 5
 6. Bernstein     1 0 0 x  1 0 1  0 1 1   7 - 6
 7. Rossolimo         x 0 0 1   1 1   7 - 6
 8. Berliner      0   0 1 x 1 1 1 0 0    6- 6
 9. Wachs        0 0   1 1 0 x 0 1 0 1 1   6- 6
10. Hearst      0 1 0   0 0 0 1 x 0 1 1 1   6 - 7
11. Burger      0 0 0 1    0 0 1 x 1 1 0   5- 7
12. Pilnick     0 0 0 0  1  1 1 0 0 x 0 1   5 - 8
13. Brandts     0   0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 x 0   3 -10
14. Mengarini   0 0 0 0 0 0 0  0 0 1 0 1 x   2-10


  • As a result of this victory, Arthur Bisguier and Larry Evans qualified for the 1955 Interzonal in Gothenburg, Sweden. Sammy Reshevsky was also entitled to play, but both Reshevsky and Evans declined to participate in order to play in the US Open instead, and were not replaced.


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