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Shimon Kagan
  
Number of games in database: 191
Years covered: 1955 to 1999
Last FIDE rating: 2291 (2269 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.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (42) 
    B56 B91 B80 B43 B47
 Ruy Lopez (14) 
    C69 C68 C63 C67
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (12) 
    C69 C68
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B91 B90 B95
 Sicilian Scheveningen (5) 
    B80 B81
 English (5) 
    A10 A17 A16
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (25) 
    E80 E84 E75 E92 E82
 Sicilian (24) 
    B32 B30 B39 B31 B36
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B11 B19 B16 B18 B13
 Modern Defense (8) 
    A42
 Sicilian Dragon (8) 
    B36 B39 B38 B74 B35
 Robatsch (8) 
    B06
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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)

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

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SHIMON KAGAN
(born Apr-06-1942, 75 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 1-0211955Lyons (France)B33 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-AA26 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. S Kagan vs Savon  0-1311966Orebro Stud olm fAD94 Grunfeld
8. S Kagan vs Hort  ½-½471966Orebro Stud olm fAC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
9. A Hennings vs S Kagan  0-1401966Orebro Stud olm fAB06 Robatsch
10. Gheorghiu vs S Kagan  ½-½211966Orebro Stud olm fAE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
11. S Kagan vs I Polgar 0-1571966Orebro Stud olm fAB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
12. B Brinck-Claussen vs S Kagan  1-0411966Orebro Stud olm fAE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
13. P Hohler vs S Kagan  ½-½821966Orebro Stud olm prelim4B06 Robatsch
14. S Kagan vs Kurajica 0-1351966Orebro Stud olm fAB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
15. S Kagan vs P N Lee  0-1421966Orebro Stud olm prelim4B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
16. C Zuidema vs S Kagan  0-1601966Orebro Stud olm fAB06 Robatsch
17. H MacGrillen vs S Kagan  ½-½401966Orebro Stud olm prelim4E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
18. M Czerniak vs S Kagan  0-1301966Tel-Aviv itB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
19. S Kagan vs Gligoric  0-1611966Tel-Aviv itA36 English
20. Jacobo Bolbochan vs S Kagan  0-1391966Tel-Aviv itE92 King's Indian
21. I Aloni vs S Kagan  1-0571966Tel-Aviv itE84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
22. S Kagan vs M Peretz  1-0631966Tel-Aviv itB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
23. Y Stepak vs S Kagan  0-1521966Tel-Aviv itB19 Caro-Kann, Classical
24. S Kagan vs A Matanovic  ½-½471966Tel-Aviv itE15 Queen's Indian
25. Golombek vs S Kagan  ½-½401966Tel-Aviv itE90 King's Indian
 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!
Apr-06-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: <AlexandraThess> thanks to your Kagan's backgammon trivia.
Jun-09-13  Cemoblanca: NOTABLE GAME: S Kagan vs Bronstein, 1973
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