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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. Myagmarsuren vs Sznapik  1-061 1972 Polanica Zdroj itB02 Alekhine's Defense
5. Sznapik vs Karpov  0-135 1972 06, Skopje ol finalB40 Sicilian
6. Sliwa vs Sznapik 0-120 1972 POL-ch 29thA20 English
7. Sznapik vs Razuvaev  0-138 1972 Rubinstein memB06 Robatsch
8. Sznapik vs Ribli  ½-½28 1972 Skopje (ol)B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
9. Sznapik vs Lutikov  0-161 1972 Rubinstein memB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
10. Smejkal vs Sznapik  1-040 1972 Rubinstein memB06 Robatsch
11. Sznapik vs W Schmidt  1-052 1972 POL-ch 29thB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
12. Sznapik vs Vasiukov  ½-½29 1972 Rubinstein memB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
13. Matulovic vs Sznapik  1-036 1972 Skopje ol (Men) fin-AC94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
14. Balashov vs Sznapik  ½-½28 1973 BathB06 Robatsch
15. Sznapik vs Plachetka  1-053 1973 LublinC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
16. Sznapik vs W Schmidt  0-142 1973 POL-ch 30thB49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
17. Sznapik vs Jansa  0-160 1974 SochiB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
18. W Schmidt vs Sznapik  ½-½26 1974 POL-ch 31thB36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
19. Suetin vs Sznapik  ½-½29 1974 SochiB06 Robatsch
20. N Gaprindashvili vs Sznapik  ½-½53 1974 Memorial V.GoglidzeB06 Robatsch
21. Robatsch vs Sznapik  0-151 1974 SochiE97 King's Indian
22. Sznapik vs Polugaevsky  0-123 1974 SochiB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
23. W Schmidt vs Sznapik  1-037 1974 Goglidze memA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
24. Sznapik vs Rashkovsky  ½-½23 1974 SochiA30 English, Symmetrical
25. Sznapik vs J Lechtynsky  ½-½42 1974 Rubinstein memC06 French, Tarrasch
 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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