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Aleksander Sznapik
Number of games in database: 263
Years covered: 1969 to 1993
Last FIDE rating: 2390
Highest rating achieved in database: 2480
Overall record: +57 -105 =101 (40.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (68) 
    B84 B46 B81 B33 B83
 Sicilian Scheveningen (21) 
    B84 B81 B83 B80 B85
 French Defense (16) 
    C05 C18 C11 C07 C06
 Sicilian Taimanov (14) 
    B46 B47 B49 B45
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C92 C72 C99 C95 C97
 French Tarrasch (11) 
    C05 C07 C06 C03 C09
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (59) 
    E97 E98 E63 E71 E84
 Robatsch (18) 
    B06
 Sicilian (10) 
    B80 B78 B36 B44 B50
 English (9) 
    A10 A16 A15
 Pirc (9) 
    B08 B09
 Modern Benoni (6) 
    A56 A65 A57 A58 A75
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Sznapik vs O Foisor, 1982 1-0
   Sznapik vs D Komljenovic, 1987 1-0
   Sznapik vs M van Gils, 1986 1-0
   Korchnoi vs Sznapik, 1982 0-1

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ALEKSANDER SZNAPIK
(born Feb-10-1951, 63 years old) Poland

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Aleksander Sznapik was born in Warsaw. Awarded the IM title in 1977, he was Polish champion in 1976, 1980, 1984 and 1991. Winner of Warsaw 1979.

Wikipedia article: Aleksander Sznapik


 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 263  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Karpov vs Sznapik 1-028 1969 06, Stockholm Wch-jr preB50 Sicilian
2. Sznapik vs W Schmidt  ½-½27 1970 POL-ch 27thB44 Sicilian
3. Sznapik vs W Schmidt  ½-½19 1971 POL-ch 28thB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
4. Sznapik vs Razuvaev  0-138 1972 Rubinstein memB06 Robatsch
5. Sznapik vs Ribli  ½-½28 1972 Skopje (ol)B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
6. Sznapik vs Lutikov  0-161 1972 Rubinstein memB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
7. Smejkal vs Sznapik  1-040 1972 Rubinstein memB06 Robatsch
8. Sznapik vs W Schmidt  1-052 1972 POL-ch 29thB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
9. Sznapik vs Vasiukov  ½-½29 1972 Rubinstein memB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
10. Matulovic vs Sznapik  1-036 1972 Skopje ol (Men) fin-AC94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
11. Myagmarsuren vs Sznapik  1-061 1972 Polanica Zdroj itB02 Alekhine's Defense
12. Sznapik vs Karpov  0-135 1972 06, Skopje ol finalB40 Sicilian
13. Sliwa vs Sznapik 0-120 1972 POL-ch 29thA20 English
14. Sznapik vs W Schmidt  0-142 1973 POL-ch 30thB49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
15. Balashov vs Sznapik  ½-½28 1973 BathB06 Robatsch
16. Sznapik vs Plachetka  1-053 1973 LublinC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
17. Sznapik vs Suetin  ½-½40 1974 Polanica Zdroj (Poland)B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
18. Sznapik vs G Forintos  0-117 1974 SochiB23 Sicilian, Closed
19. Sznapik vs S Garcia Martinez  1-070 1974 SochiA34 English, Symmetrical
20. Bagirov vs Sznapik  1-052 1974 TbilisiE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
21. Sznapik vs Kholmov  ½-½38 1974 SochiC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
22. Smyslov vs Sznapik  1-033 1974 SochiE61 King's Indian
23. Sznapik vs Keene 1-039 1974 Memorial V.GoglidzeE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
24. H Westerinen vs Sznapik  1-040 1974 SochiB06 Robatsch
25. Tseshkovsky vs Sznapik  1-036 1974 SochiB06 Robatsch
 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 263  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-10-07  BIDMONFA: Aleksander Sznapik

SZNAPIK, Aleksander
http://www.bidmonfa.com/sznapik_ale...
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Feb-10-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <Player of the Day> Aleksander Sznapik
Why haven't I ever heard of him?

Bio: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aleksa...
http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aleksa...
OlimpBase: http://www.olimpbase.org/playerse/u... Fide-Card: http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...

Feb-10-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Chessmetrics on IM Sznapik: <Best World Rank: #149 (on the March 1978 rating list)>

And 1500 GM's today. Life can be unfair.

Feb-10-13  YoungEd: When he played slowly, his opponents called him "Sznapik Turtle."
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