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Mikhail S Tseitlin
Number of games in database: 149
Years covered: 1969 to 2001
Last FIDE rating: 2337
Highest rating achieved in database: 2480

Overall record: +57 -36 =56 (57.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B40 B52 B93 B46 B67
 Vienna Opening (15) 
    C26 C28 C25
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A46 A45 D02
 King's Indian Attack (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (13) 
    C63 C60 C76 C99 C85
 Dutch Defense (9) 
    A89 A81 A87
 King's Indian (6) 
    E60 E70 E94 E91 E97
 Sicilian (5) 
    B40 B33 B30 B56
 Giuoco Piano (4) 
    C53 C50
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C99 C85 C89 C91
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M S Tseitlin vs I Taimanov, 1981 1-0
   A Geller vs M S Tseitlin, 1987 0-1
   M S Tseitlin vs K Liesmann, 1999 1-0
   M S Tseitlin vs A M Mikhalevski, 1996 1-0
   M S Tseitlin vs E Vladimirov, 1981 1-0

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(born Jun-16-1947, 71 years old) Belarus (federation/nationality Germany)

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Mikhail Semyenovich Tseitlin was awarded the IM title in 1977 and the GM title in 1987. He was Moscow Champion in 1976 (jointly) and 1977 and in tournaments had 1st= placings in Naleczow 1979 and Pernik 1981.

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 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 149  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Balashov vs M S Tseitlin 1-0241969USSR 7/299B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
2. M S Tseitlin vs K Klaman  1-0401970SevastopolC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
3. M S Tseitlin vs L Gutman  1-0421970SevastopolB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
4. M S Tseitlin vs Pimonov  1-0201971USSR club ChC44 King's Pawn Game
5. Balashov vs M S Tseitlin 1-0391971URSC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
6. M S Tseitlin vs Razuvaev  ½-½301972Moscow-chC44 King's Pawn Game
7. Gulko vs M S Tseitlin  0-1381972MoscowE60 King's Indian Defense
8. M S Tseitlin vs I Nei  1-0341975URS-ch otborC00 French Defense
9. M S Tseitlin vs Murey  1-0341975URS-chB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
10. M S Tseitlin vs V Osnos  0-1511975URS-ch otborB44 Sicilian
11. M S Tseitlin vs Anikaev  0-1441975Ch URS (select)C25 Vienna
12. M S Tseitlin vs Igor Ivanov  1-0391976USSR 23/201B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
13. Piesina vs M S Tseitlin  1-0391978USSRA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
14. M S Tseitlin vs N Minev  1-0471978PernikE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
15. M S Tseitlin vs W Schmidt  1-0381978SlupskB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
16. M S Tseitlin vs M V Ghinda  ½-½151978Rubinstein Memorial 16thC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
17. M S Tseitlin vs W Schmidt 1-0281978Rubinstein Memorial 16thA45 Queen's Pawn Game
18. M Diesen vs M S Tseitlin  ½-½181978Rubinstein Memorial 16thB33 Sicilian
19. W Swic vs M S Tseitlin  ½-½241978Rubinstein Memorial 16thC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
20. Ulf Andersson vs M S Tseitlin  1-0421978Rubinstein Memorial 16thA34 English, Symmetrical
21. I D Dorfman vs M S Tseitlin  ½-½171978Rubinstein Memorial 16thD83 Grunfeld, Grunfeld Gambit
22. M S Tseitlin vs A Kuligowski 1-0191978Rubinstein Memorial 16thA04 Reti Opening
23. M S Tseitlin vs Sznapik  1-0461978Rubinstein Memorial 16thB08 Pirc, Classical
24. M S Tseitlin vs J Bielczyk  1-0271978Rubinstein Memorial 16thB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
25. M S Tseitlin vs M Knezevic  ½-½151978Rubinstein Memorial 16thC42 Petrov Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-16-06  BIDMONFA: Mikhail S Tseitlin

TSEITLIN, Mikhail S.

Jun-16-10  mercurio3: Una pregunta al foro:
¿Quién participó en los campeonatos de la URSS en 1970 y 1971: Mark D Tseitlin (2511)ó Mikhail S Tseitlin? Gracias anticipadas
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  wordfunph: he's the co-author of the book The Complete Vienna..
Jun-16-11  Ryan Razo: Is he somehow related to Mark D Tseitlin?
Jun-16-12  LoveThatJoker: Happy Birthday, GM Tseitlin!


Jan-13-14  nummerzwei: Apparently, he has unretired last year and played in one of Germany's third leagues.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Happy 67th birthday to GM Mikhail Tseitlin.
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