45th USSR Championship, Leningrad, 1977
November 28 - December 22

                           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6
 1. IM Dorfman, Iosef      x        1    1  1 1  9- 5
 2. GM Gulko, Boris         x       1 1   1 1    9- 5
 3. GM Petrosian, Tigran     x     0 1 1     1 1  9 - 6
 4. GM Polugaevsky, Lev       x 1  1  1 1     0   9 - 6
 5. IM Bagirov, Vladimir      0 x          1 1  8 - 7
 6. GM Geller, Efim             x         1   8 - 7
 7. GM Tal, Mikhail           0   x 1  0 1  0 1 1   8 - 7
 8. GM Kuzmin, Gennadi       1    0 x    1  0    7- 7
 9. GM Romanishin, Oleg    0 0 0 0     x 1  1  1 1   7- 7
10. GM Balashov, Yuri       0 0 0   1  0 x  1    1  7 - 8
11. GM Sveshnikov, Evgeny        0    x   0  1  7 - 8
12. GM Kochiev, A.                0 0 0  x 1     6- 8
13. GM Smyslov, Vassily    0 0     1     0 x 1 0   6- 8
14. GM Tukmakov, Vladimir   0     0 1 0  1  0 x    6- 8
15.    Grigorian, Karen    0  0 1 0 0 0  0    1  x   5- 9
16. GM Alburt, Lev         0  0  0     0 0     x  5 -10


First Place Playoff
         1 2 3 4 5 6
Gulko     1  0    3
Dorfman   0  1    3

     Gulko was White in the odd numbered games.

  • Gulko and Dorfman remained Co-Champions when the Playoff Match was drawn.

  • March 1978 CL&R, page 142


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