Shimon Kagan
Number of games in database: 192
Years covered: 1955 to 1999
Last FIDE rating: 2297
Highest rating achieved in database: 2390
Overall record: +41 -99 =52 (34.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (42) 
    B56 B91 B80 B47 B43
 Ruy Lopez (14) 
    C69 C68 C67 C63
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (12) 
    C69 C68
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B91 B90 B95
 English (5) 
    A17 A10 A16
 Sicilian Scheveningen (5) 
    B80 B81
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (26) 
    E80 E83 E92 E90 E82
 Sicilian (24) 
    B32 B31 B36 B30 B39
 Modern Defense (8) 
 Sicilian Dragon (8) 
    B36 B39 B35 B74 B38
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B16 B19 B11 B18 B13
 Robatsch (8) 
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Netanya (1968)
   Petropolis Interzonal (1973)
   Hastings 1977/78 (1977)

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

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(born Apr-06-1942) 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.

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 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 192  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Spassky vs S Kagan 1-021 1955 Lyons (France)B33 Sicilian
2. W Schmidt vs S Kagan  ½-½59 1964 WchT U26 11th fin-AB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
3. S Kagan vs Kavalek  0-132 1964 WchT U26 11th fin-AA16 English
4. S Kagan vs Savon  0-130 1964 WchT U26 11th fin-AA26 English
5. S Kagan vs G N Anoshin  1-043 1965 WchT U26 12th fin-AB20 Sicilian
6. S Kagan vs M Czerniak  0-153 1965 ISR ChA17 English
7. S Kagan vs A Matanovic  ½-½47 1966 Tel-Aviv itE15 Queen's Indian
8. H MacGrillen vs S Kagan  ½-½40 1966 Orebro Stud olm prelim4E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
9. Gheorghiu vs S Kagan  ½-½21 1966 Orebro Stud olm fAE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
10. S Kagan vs Gligoric  0-161 1966 Tel-Aviv itA36 English
11. S Kagan vs Gheorghiu  0-140 1966 Tel-Aviv itA25 English
12. A Hennings vs S Kagan  0-140 1966 Orebro Stud olm fAB06 Robatsch
13. Y Stepak vs S Kagan  0-152 1966 Tel-Aviv itB19 Caro-Kann, Classical
14. S Kagan vs Kraidman  ½-½14 1966 Tel-Aviv itC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
15. B Brinck-Claussen vs S Kagan  1-041 1966 Orebro Stud olm fAE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
16. M Czerniak vs S Kagan  0-130 1966 Tel-Aviv itB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
17. S Kagan vs Z Domnitz  1-064 1966 Tel-Aviv itE81 King's Indian, Samisch
18. S Kagan vs I Polgar 0-157 1966 Orebro Stud olm fAB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
19. S Kagan vs M Peretz  1-063 1966 Tel-Aviv itB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
20. Sliwa vs S Kagan  ½-½55 1966 Tel-Aviv itD01 Richter-Veresov Attack
21. S Kagan vs Kurajica 0-135 1966 Orebro Stud olm fAB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
22. S Kagan vs Sliwa  0-150 1966 La Habana ol (Men) fin-BC47 Four Knights
23. I Gat vs S Kagan  ½-½56 1966 Tel-Aviv itB44 Sicilian
24. P Hohler vs S Kagan  ½-½82 1966 Orebro Stud olm prelim4B06 Robatsch
25. I Aloni vs S Kagan  1-057 1966 Tel-Aviv itE83 King's Indian, Samisch
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 192  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.
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  Cemoblanca: NOTABLE GAME: S Kagan vs Bronstein, 1973
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