Number of games in database: 190
Years covered: 1949 to 1995
Last FIDE rating: 2318
Highest rating achieved in database: 2390
Overall record: +47 -66 =77 (45.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
A Khasin vs Lilienthal, 1955 1-0
Anikaev vs A Khasin, 1990 0-1
Korchnoi vs A Khasin, 1956 1/2-1/2
A Khasin vs V Tarasov, 1961 1-0
E Arnlind vs A Khasin, 1975 1/2-1/2
Keres vs A Khasin, 1961 0-1
Suetin vs A Khasin, 1965 1/2-1/2
A Khasin vs Bronstein, 1961 1/2-1/2
Geller vs A Khasin, 1961 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Hastings 1963/64 (1963)
USSR Championship 1961b (1961)
USSR Championship (1965)
USSR Championship (1956)
USSR Championship 1961a (1961)
USSR Championship (1957)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
8th Correspondence World Championship Final by crawfb5
1975-80 World correspondence chess championship by gauer
Hastings 1963/64 by suenteus po 147
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(born Feb-15-1923, 95 years old) Russia
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|Abram Iosifovich Khasin was born in 1923 in Zaporozhe, USSR (now Ukraine). He was awarded the IM title in 1964 and the GMC title in 1972. Currently the world's oldest master on the active list, having competed in the 2011 Ruhr Area Regional tournament.|
| page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 190
|1. A Khasin vs Alatortsev
|| ||½-½||29||1949||URS-ch sf||B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation|
|2. A Khasin vs Alatortsev
|| ||0-1||43||1952||URS-ch sf||A15 English|
|3. Bronstein vs A Khasin
|| ||1-0||65||1953||Moscow||C15 French, Winawer|
|4. A Khasin vs B Vladimirov
|| ||½-½||34||1954||URS-ch sf||A43 Old Benoni|
|5. A Khasin vs Boleslavsky
|| ||½-½||28||1954||URS-ch sf||E86 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.Nge2 c6|
|6. Polugaevsky vs A Khasin
|| ||0-1||30||1954||URS-ch sf||E02 Catalan, Open, 5.Qa4|
|7. A Khasin vs Spassky
|| ||½-½||74||1954||Leningrad master||E85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation|
|8. Chekhover vs A Khasin
|| ||0-1||35||1954||Leningrad master||C00 French Defense|
|9. Simagin vs A Khasin
|| ||0-1||42||1955||Ch Moscow||E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights|
|10. A Khasin vs Suetin
|| ||1-0||59||1955||URS-ch23 sf||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|11. A Khasin vs Simagin
|| ||½-½||38||1955||Ch URS (1/2 final)||A14 English|
|12. Antoshin vs A Khasin
|| ||½-½||18||1955||Moscow-ch||C56 Two Knights|
|13. A Khasin vs Ragozin
|| ||1-0||47||1955||Ch Moscow||C79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred|
|14. A Khasin vs Flohr
|15. A Khasin vs Vasiukov
|| ||½-½||34||1955||Moscow-ch||C85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)|
|16. V Mikenas vs A Khasin
|| ||1-0||41||1955||Ch URS 1/2 final||A19 English, Mikenas-Carls, Sicilian Variation|
|17. A Khasin vs Lilienthal
||1-0||12||1955||Moscow||C45 Scotch Game|
|18. I Livshin vs A Khasin
||1-0||43||1956||Moscow-ch||C82 Ruy Lopez, Open|
|19. Novotelnov vs A Khasin
|| ||1-0||81||1956||URS-ch sf||A88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6|
|20. A Khasin vs Spassky
|| ||½-½||18||1956||Leningrad (Russia)||B33 Sicilian|
|21. K Klaman vs A Khasin
|| ||0-1||72||1956||URS-ch sf||D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6|
|22. V Osnos vs A Khasin
|| ||½-½||18||1956||URS-ch sf||E19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3|
|23. Simagin vs A Khasin
|| ||1-0||38||1956||Moscow-ch||A88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6|
|24. G Borisenko vs A Khasin
|| ||½-½||52||1956||USSR Championship||E58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3|
|25. A Khasin vs Tal
||0-1||36||1956||USSR Championship||B88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack|
| page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 190
|Sep-25-05|| ||Resignation Trap: Abram Iosifovich Khasin was born February 15, 1923 in Zaporozhe, Ukraine.|
He lived most of his life in Moscow after World War II, in which he lost both legs fighting in the Battle of Stalingrad.
Khasin played in five USSR Championship finals from 1956 to 1965.
FIDE awarded him the title of International Master in 1964 and later the title of Grandmaster of Correspondence Chess in 1973.
A variation of the Nimzo-Indian Defense bears his name: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e3 0-0 5.Bd3 d5 6.Nf3 c5 7.0-0 Nc6 8.a3 Bxc3 9.bxc3 <Qc7>.
He is the father of Anna Dergatschova Daus .
|Feb-15-09|| ||whiteshark: Happy birthday, GM Khasin!
"A veteran of the old Soviet school, Abram Khasin (born in the Ukraine in 1923) is a FIDE IM and ICCF GM (since 1972). After being seriously wounded at the battle of Stalingrad, Khasin worked as a chess coach to many leading players. He won several GM-level CC tournaments."
Source: Timothy David Harding in his book "64 GREAT CHESS GAMES" - Masterpieces of Postal and Email Chess
Here his daughter reported about his trip to Wijk aan Zee in 2004. http://www.chessbase.de/nachrichten...
A picture therefrom:http://www.chessbase.de/2004/wijk/e...
|Mar-31-10|| ||whiteshark: Last week 87 year old Abram won the <3rd Willi Knebel Memorial> for Seniors with 8.5/9 points. Congratulations to the new <Ruhr district> champion!|
Source with picture: http://www.chess-international.de/?...
|Feb-20-12|| ||stanleys: Very interesting article by Abram Khasin about his life (in Russian) on |
|Nov-10-14|| ||ljfyffe: Won the Finnish-organized correspondence tournament of 1981-84.|
|Nov-24-14|| ||ljfyffe: Khasin was a member of the Soviet team that won the CC Olympiad VI Final (1968-1972); that won VII (1972-1976); that won VIII (1977-1982);
and that came 3rd in IX (1982-1987)Final.|
|Nov-05-15|| ||ljfyffe: Khasin placed 6th(7/14)in the Final of XI World Correspondence Chess Championship (1983-89)|
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