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Boris A Shatskes
Number of games in database: 11
Years covered: 1961 to 1973
Overall record: +1 -7 =3 (22.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Aug-06-1931, died May-21-1985, 53 years old) Russia

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Boris Abramovich Shatskes was a Professor at the Moscow State Conservatory, teaching the piano. He died in a car accident, in 1985.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Bronstein vs B Shatskes  1-0831961Moscow-chD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Simagin vs B Shatskes 1-0791961Moscow-chD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. B Shatskes vs Vasiukov  ½-½421961Moscow-chA15 English
4. B Shatskes vs L Shamkovich  ½-½471961Moscow-chA15 English
5. B Shatskes vs Vasiukov  0-1431964Moscow-chA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
6. Simagin vs B Shatskes  ½-½571964Moscow-chE92 King's Indian
7. B Shatskes vs L Shamkovich  1-0811964Moscow-chA34 English, Symmetrical
8. Suetin vs B Shatskes  1-0211965KievC67 Ruy Lopez
9. Murey vs B Shatskes  1-0231965MoscowE88 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.d5 c6
10. B Shatskes vs Razuvaev  0-1451969Moscow-chTA25 English
11. Chekhov vs B Shatskes  1-0271973Spartak-chC03 French, Tarrasch
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  GrahamClayton: Shatskes was a student at the PT Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow in 1950, and was a Professor at the Moscow State Conservatory,teaching the piano.
Oct-15-10  I play the Fred: That name rang a bell, and I finally remembered this note by Tal in his annotation of Smyslov-Tal, 1964. After Tal's move 48...Bxh3:

" was demonstrated some months later by the Moscow master Shatskes, 48...h6 was also possible."

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