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Gennadi Zaichik
Number of games in database: 203
Years covered: 1973 to 2006
Last FIDE rating: 2457 (2442 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2605

Overall record: +67 -64 =71 (50.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (12) 
    B72 B67 B33 B92 B39
 Grunfeld (5) 
    D91 D78 D77
 King's Indian (5) 
    E75 E63 E67 E92
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A45 E00 A40
 Reti System (4) 
    A04 A06
 Nimzo Indian (4) 
    E20 E21 E48
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (34) 
    B90 B92 B50 B25 B93
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A46 E10 A41 A45
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B92 B93 B91
 Pirc (7) 
    B09 B08
 Reti System (7) 
 Robatsch (7) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   G Zaichik vs Bronstein, 1980 1-0
   G Zaichik vs Kupreichik, 1989 1-0
   G Zaichik vs E Formanek, 2004 1-0
   Chekhov vs G Zaichik, 1989 0-1
   G Zaichik vs E Vladimirov, 1975 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   US Championships 2003 (2003)

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(born Feb-11-1957, 60 years old) Georgia (federation/nationality United States of America)

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Gennadi Zaichik was awarded the GM title in 1984. Tournament victories include 1st place at Kecskemet 1983 and 1st at Polanica Zdroj in 1984. Georgian champion in 1978 and 1979.

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 203  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. G Zaichik vs Tal 0-1361973MoscowA53 Old Indian
2. V Vepkhvishvili vs G Zaichik  1-0371973Ch Chess PalaceB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
3. Gulko vs G Zaichik  1-0601975RigaA55 Old Indian, Main line
4. G Zaichik vs E Vladimirov 1-0261975Sochi U20A44 Old Benoni Defense
5. Taimanov vs G Zaichik  1-0391975RigaE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
6. Igor Ivanov vs G Zaichik  1-0421975USSR 19/182B06 Robatsch
7. G Zaichik vs E Vladimirov  0-1241976Tallin U20D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. V Vepkhvishvili vs G Zaichik  0-1321976Ch Georgian 36thB32 Sicilian
9. G Zaichik vs Savon  0-1591977USSR chE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
10. G Timoshchenko vs G Zaichik  1-0401977URSB22 Sicilian, Alapin
11. Yurtaev vs G Zaichik  0-157197846th URS-ch selectionB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
12. Chekhov vs G Zaichik  1-033197846th URS-ch selectionA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
13. G Zaichik vs Chekhov  1-0381978URS-ch U26B33 Sicilian
14. E Vladimirov vs G Zaichik  1-0191978URS-ch U26D77 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O
15. A Z Kapengut vs G Zaichik  ½-½39197846th URS-ch selectionB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
16. G Zaichik vs V Osnos 1-0271978Karseladze memE20 Nimzo-Indian
17. Yusupov vs G Zaichik  1-0341978URS-ch U26A34 English, Symmetrical
18. Bagirov vs G Zaichik  1-0421978KirovakanE15 Queen's Indian
19. G Zaichik vs Plachetka  1-0331978KirovakanE20 Nimzo-Indian
20. Marjanovic vs G Zaichik  ½-½421978KirovakanB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
21. G Zaichik vs Kholmov  ½-½541978Karseladze memE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
22. Lutikov vs G Zaichik  0-1401979TbilisiB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
23. G Zaichik vs Igor Ivanov  1-0501979Ch URS (select)E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
24. Psakhis vs G Zaichik  ½-½351979USSR 27/466B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
25. G Zaichik vs M Shereshevsky  ½-½211979Spartakiada URSC28 Vienna Game
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Feb-11-06  BIDMONFA: Gennadi Zaitshik

ZAICHIK, Gennadi

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  whiteshark: Player of the Day

Georgian Chess Champion 1978 and 1979.
Playing for Georgia at the OLYMPIADS '92, '94 and '96

Currently USCF-Federation (since when ?)

Feb-11-08  jperr75108: Played at the World Open in 2006.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: The <Player of the Day> today goes to : <Gennadi Zaitshik> ! Also,happy 54th birthday!
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Gennady Zaichik.
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