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Aleksandr Shneider
Number of games in database: 243
Years covered: 1982 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2505 (2499 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2543

Overall record: +84 -47 =107 (57.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 5 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (21) 
    E97 E94 E60 E92 E90
 Queen's Indian (19) 
    E15 E17 E16
 Queen's Gambit Declined (15) 
    D31 D37 D38 D30 D35
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    A41 A40 E10 D02 A50
 Semi-Slav (10) 
    D45 D47 D44 D48
 Grunfeld (8) 
    D97 D87 D85 D86 D91
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (54) 
    B90 B93 B23 B92 B22
 Sicilian Najdorf (28) 
    B90 B93 B92 B96 B91
 Queen's Indian (16) 
    E12 E15 E14 E16 E19
 Nimzo Indian (13) 
    E58 E32 E21 E23 E51
 Catalan (10) 
    E06 E04 E01
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A46 A45 D02 D05
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Y Zherebukh vs A Shneider, 2011 0-1
   A Shneider vs Kasparov, 1994 1-0
   A Kogan vs A Shneider, 1993 1/2-1/2
   L Mikhaletz vs A Shneider, 1994 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Zürich Meister (2004)
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   Cappelle la Grande (2007)
   Cappelle La Grande (2003)
   EU-ch 4th (2003)
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)

   🏆 28th Cappelle-la-Grande
   A Shneider vs M Kravtsiv (Mar-07-12) 0-1
   E Boric vs A Shneider (Mar-06-12) 0-1
   A Shneider vs T Dornbusch (Mar-05-12) 1/2-1/2
   A Shneider vs P Grandadam (Mar-04-12) 1-0

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(born May-22-1962, 56 years old) Ukraine

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Aleksandr Borisovich Shneider was born in Voroshilovgrad (now Luhansk*). He was awarded the Grandmaster title in 1990.

*Wikipedia article: Luhansk

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 243  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Shneider vs Chekhov  0-1401982URS-ch FL50D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
2. A Shneider vs Vasiukov  1-0631982URS-ch FL50A43 Old Benoni
3. A Lukin vs A Shneider  ½-½2919821 League of 50 ChampionshipB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
4. A Shneider vs Yurtaev  1-0911982URS-ch sfE90 King's Indian
5. G Timoshchenko vs A Shneider  1-0381982URS-ch sfE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
6. Tseshkovsky vs A Shneider  0-1431982URS-ch FL50B23 Sicilian, Closed
7. Gulko vs A Shneider  0-1421982URSE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
8. A Shneider vs Kholmov  ½-½301982URS-ch sfD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. A Shneider vs Yermolinsky  1-0421982URS-ch FL50D97 Grunfeld, Russian
10. A Shneider vs Bagirov  0-1361982URS-ch FL50D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. Azmaiparashvili vs A Shneider  ½-½431983Yurmala LatviaE58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3
12. Azmaiparashvili vs A Shneider  ½-½321983URS-ch Young MastersE58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3
13. Bagirov vs A Shneider  ½-½411983FrunzeA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
14. V Vepkhvishvili vs A Shneider  0-1791983Ch SU \\A46 Queen's Pawn Game
15. V Osnos vs A Shneider  ½-½271984URS-ch sfE20 Nimzo-Indian
16. Yudasin vs A Shneider  1-0361984SverdlovskB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
17. Azmaiparashvili vs A Shneider  1-0401984Ch URS young mastersE58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3
18. A Shneider vs Y Kruppa  ½-½181984UKR Young Masters-chD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
19. Gavrikov vs A Shneider  1-0391984URS-ch sfB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
20. A Shneider vs V Zvonitsky  1-0411984UKR Young Masters-chD97 Grunfeld, Russian
21. Azmaiparashvili vs A Shneider  1-0391984Vilnius-mmE58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3
22. A Shneider vs Y Kruppa  1-0311984URS-ch sfD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. Glek vs A Shneider  ½-½561984Vilnius URS ch ymE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
24. A Shneider vs Bagirov  ½-½331984LvovD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
25. A Shneider vs M V Golubev  0-1511984UKR Young Masters-chE92 King's Indian
 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 243  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-10-05  WTHarvey: Here are some chess diagrams of crucial positions in Aleksandr's games not shown here:
Apr-10-05  WMD: Not to be confused with the relatively better known Attila Schneider.
Feb-21-06  sleepkid: Strong player, Famous win: A Shneider vs Kasparov, 1994, and nothing seems to be known about him. It also appears he's stopped playing??


May-22-06  BIDMONFA: Aleksandr Shneider

SHNEIDER, Aleksandr

May-22-09  kramputz: His FIDE rating (2097) does not look right.
May-22-09  myschkin: . . .

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May-22-09  WhiteRook48: happy birthday!
Feb-28-11  Octavia: his grade is 2518 & he's playing in CapelleLaGrande
May-22-12  LoveThatJoker: Happy Birthday, GM Shneider!


Aug-26-12  waustad: The rating shown is the one for a Russian player with the same name. His actual rating can be found:
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