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King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox (E87)
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nc3 Bg7 4 e4 d6 5 f3 O-O 6 Be3 e5
7 d5

Number of games in database: 416
Years covered: 1931 to 2016
Overall record:
   White wins 49.8%
   Black wins 25.2%
   Draws 25.0%

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PRACTITIONERS
With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Jan Timman  9 games
Petr Haba  8 games
Ludek Pachman  7 games
Wolfgang Uhlmann  18 games
Svetozar Gligoric  12 games
Isaac Boleslavsky  7 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
Zsuzsa Polgar vs Z Kiss, 1980
Karpov vs Kasparov, 1990
Karpov vs Velimirovic, 1976
Timman vs Kasparov, 1992
Wang Yue vs I Cheparinov, 2007
Korchnoi vs Stein, 1965
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 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 416  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. D Grigorenko vs Kasparian  ½-½49 1931 Ch URS (1/2 final)E87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
2. V Makogonov vs Kasparian  1-050 1937 URS-ch10E87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
3. V Makogonov vs Keres 1-034 1940 USSR ChampionshipE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
4. Chekhover vs Taimanov  0-168 1944 BakuE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
5. Chekhover vs Tolush  0-181 1945 USSR ChampionshipE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
6. Pirc vs A Bozic  1-050 1946 YUG-chE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
7. V Makogonov vs Tolush  1-050 1947 Parnu itE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
8. Gligoric vs B H Wood  1-049 1948 BudapestE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
9. N Kopilov vs Geller 0-130 1949 USSR ChampionshipE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
10. E Myhre vs Gligoric 0-135 1950 Dubrovnik olmE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
11. Simagin vs N Gusev  ½-½49 1950 Ch URS (1/2 final)E87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
12. Chekhover vs Sopkov  1-034 1950 URS-ch sfE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
13. E Myhre vs E E Book  0-142 1950 Dubrovnik olmE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
14. G Pfeiffer vs Stoltz  1-025 1951 DortmundE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
15. Boleslavsky vs Keres  1-064 1952 TournamentE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
16. H Keller vs J T Barendregt  0-128 1952 Helsinki ol (Men)E87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
17. O Barda vs G Barcza  0-144 1953 BucharestE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
18. C H Maderna vs E Eliskases  0-138 1953 ARGE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
19. E Eliskases vs E Reinhardt  1-039 1953 ARGE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
20. Boleslavsky vs O Troianescu  ½-½45 1953 BucharestE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
21. Petrosian vs Lokvenc 1-082 1953 USSR vs. AustriaE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
22. Geller vs Gligoric ½-½59 1953 Zurich CandidatesE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
23. Kotov vs Szabo 1-039 1953 Zurich CandidatesE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
24. Petrosian vs Gligoric 1-041 1953 Zurich CandidatesE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
25. Kotov vs Gligoric ½-½41 1953 Zurich CandidatesE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-15-09  WhiteRook48: 7...Nh5 8. Qd2 Qh4+ 9. Bf2 Qf4 10. Be3 Qh4+ 11. g3 Nxg3 12. Qf2 Nxf1 13. Qxh4 Nxe3 14. Ke2 Nxc4 leads to an unclear position, with black two points down in material but having secured the bishop pair and white has lost the right to castle.
Jul-31-09  WhiteRook48: Bronstein Variation
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