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Shimon Kagan
Number of games in database: 191
Years covered: 1955 to 1999
Last FIDE rating: 2292 (2253 rapid, 2215 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2390

Overall record: +41 -98 =52 (35.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (41) 
    B58 B91 B80 B47 B43
 Ruy Lopez (14) 
    C69 C68 C63 C67
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (12) 
    C69 C68
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B91 B90 B95
 English (7) 
    A10 A17 A16
 French Defense (5) 
    C00 C03
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (25) 
    E80 E91 E90 E92 E75
 Sicilian (23) 
    B32 B39 B36 B31 B77
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B18 B16 B11 B13
 Modern Defense (8) 
 Robatsch (7) 
 Sicilian Dragon (6) 
    B39 B36 B77 B74
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Hort vs S Kagan, 1970 1/2-1/2
   C Zuidema vs S Kagan, 1966 0-1
   S Kagan vs L Shamkovich, 1979 1/2-1/2
   E Torre vs S Kagan, 1979 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Netanya (1968)
   Hastings 1977/78 (1977)
   Rio de Janeiro Interzonal (1979)
   Petropolis Interzonal (1973)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Netanya-A 1968 by suenteus po 147

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(born Apr-06-1942, 76 years old) Israel

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Shimon Kagan was born in Tel Aviv. Awarded the IM title in 1969, he was Israeli champion in 1967 and 1970.

Wikipedia article: Shimon Kagan

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 191  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Spassky vs S Kagan 1-02119552nd World Student Team-chB33 Sicilian
2. W Schmidt vs S Kagan  ½-½591964WchT U26 11th fin-AB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
3. S Kagan vs Savon  0-1301964WchT U26 11th fin-AA16 English
4. S Kagan vs Kavalek  0-1321964WchT U26 11th fin-AA16 English
5. S Kagan vs G N Anoshin  1-0431965WchT U26 12th fin-AB20 Sicilian
6. S Kagan vs M Czerniak  0-1531965ISR-chA17 English
7. P Hohler vs S Kagan  ½-½821966Orebro Stud olm prelim4B06 Robatsch
8. S Kagan vs P N Lee  0-1421966Orebro Stud olm prelim4B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
9. H MacGrillen vs S Kagan  ½-½401966Orebro Stud olm prelim4E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
10. M Czerniak vs S Kagan  0-1301966Tel-Aviv itB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
11. S Kagan vs Gligoric  0-1611966Tel-Aviv itA36 English
12. Jacobo Bolbochan vs S Kagan  0-1391966Tel-Aviv itE92 King's Indian
13. I Aloni vs S Kagan  1-0571966Tel-Aviv itE84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
14. S Kagan vs M Peretz  1-0631966Tel-Aviv itB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
15. Y Stepak vs S Kagan  0-1521966Tel-Aviv itB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
16. S Kagan vs A Matanovic  ½-½471966Tel-Aviv itE15 Queen's Indian
17. Golombek vs S Kagan  ½-½401966Tel-Aviv itE90 King's Indian
18. S Kagan vs Z Domnitz  1-0641966Tel-Aviv itE81 King's Indian, Samisch
19. I Gat vs S Kagan  ½-½561966Tel-Aviv itB44 Sicilian
20. S Kagan vs Gheorghiu  0-1401966Tel-Aviv itA25 English
21. Yanofsky vs S Kagan ½-½221966Tel-Aviv itA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
22. S Kagan vs G Szilagyi  ½-½601966Tel-Aviv itD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
23. Sliwa vs S Kagan  ½-½551966Tel-Aviv itD01 Richter-Veresov Attack
24. S Kagan vs Kraidman  ½-½141966Tel-Aviv itC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
25. S Kagan vs Savon  0-1311966Orebro Stud olm fAD94 Grunfeld
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 191  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-11-05  Daodejing: S Kagan learned to play chess very early in his life ;-)
Apr-20-06  AlexandraThess: Shimon Kagan is a great backgammon player! One of the best in the world. Last year he took part in World Backgammon Championship but lost at 1/4 finals. However he is much better at backgammon than at chess!
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  wordfunph: <AlexandraThess> thanks to your Kagan's backgammon trivia.
Jun-09-13  Cemoblanca: NOTABLE GAME: S Kagan vs Bronstein, 1973
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