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Shimon Kagan
Number of games in database: 199
Years covered: 1964 to 1999
Last FIDE rating: 2292 (2253 rapid, 2215 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2390

Overall record: +46 -99 =54 (36.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (42) 
    B58 B91 B80 B43 B47
 Ruy Lopez (16) 
    C69 C68 C67 C63
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (13) 
    C69 C68
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B91 B95 B90
 English (7) 
    A10 A17 A16
 Sicilian Scheveningen (6) 
    B80 B81
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (25) 
    B32 B31 B36 B39 B30
 King's Indian (25) 
    E80 E84 E63 E75 E90
 Modern Defense (9) 
 Robatsch (8) 
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B18 B11 B16 B13
 Reti System (6) 
    A04 A05
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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
   Portisch vs S Kagan, 1979 0-1
   S Kagan vs L Shamkovich, 1979 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Netanya (1968)
   Hastings 1977/78 (1977)
   Rio de Janeiro Interzonal (1979)
   Petropolis Interzonal (1973)
   Haifa Olympiad (Men) (1976)

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 199  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Kagan vs Savon  0-1301964WchT U26 11th fin-AA16 English
2. W Schmidt vs S Kagan  ½-½591964WchT U26 11th fin-AB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
3. S Kagan vs Kavalek  0-1321964WchT U26 11th fin-AA16 English
4. S Kagan vs G N Anoshin  1-0431965WchT U26 12th fin-AB20 Sicilian
5. S Kagan vs M Czerniak  0-1531965ISR-chA17 English
6. S Kagan vs P N Lee  0-1421966Orebro Stud olm prelim4B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
7. H MacGrillen vs S Kagan  ½-½401966Orebro Stud olm prelim4E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
8. P Hohler vs S Kagan  ½-½821966Orebro Stud olm prelim4B06 Robatsch
9. M Czerniak vs S Kagan  0-1301966Tel-Aviv itB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
10. S Kagan vs Gligoric  0-1611966Tel-Aviv itA36 English
11. Jacobo Bolbochan vs S Kagan  0-1391966Tel-Aviv itE92 King's Indian
12. I Aloni vs S Kagan  1-0571966Tel-Aviv itE84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
13. S Kagan vs M Peretz  1-0631966Tel-Aviv itB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
14. Y Stepak vs S Kagan  0-1521966Tel-Aviv itB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
15. S Kagan vs A Matanovic  ½-½471966Tel-Aviv itE15 Queen's Indian
16. Golombek vs S Kagan  ½-½401966Tel-Aviv itE90 King's Indian
17. S Kagan vs Z Domnitz  1-0641966Tel-Aviv itE81 King's Indian, Samisch
18. I Gat vs S Kagan  ½-½561966Tel-Aviv itB44 Sicilian
19. S Kagan vs Gheorghiu  0-1401966Tel-Aviv itA25 English
20. Yanofsky vs S Kagan ½-½221966Tel-Aviv itA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
21. S Kagan vs G Szilagyi  ½-½601966Tel-Aviv itD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
22. Sliwa vs S Kagan  ½-½551966Tel-Aviv itD01 Richter-Veresov Attack
23. S Kagan vs Kraidman  ½-½141966Tel-Aviv itC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
24. C Zuidema vs S Kagan  0-1601966Orebro Stud olm fAB06 Robatsch
25. S Kagan vs Savon  0-1311966Orebro Stud olm fAD94 Grunfeld
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 199  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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