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Mikhail S Tseitlin
Number of games in database: 139
Years covered: 1969 to 2001
Last FIDE rating: 2369
Highest rating achieved in database: 2480

Overall record: +53 -37 =49 (55.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B40 B52 B93 B46 B67
 Vienna Opening (17) 
    C26 C25
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A46 A45
 Caro-Kann (4) 
    B17 B16 B10
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (11) 
    C76 C63 C60 C85 C89
 Dutch Defense (9) 
    A89 A81 A87
 King's Indian (6) 
    E60 E70 E91 E94 E97
 Giuoco Piano (4) 
    C50 C53
 Sicilian (4) 
    B40 B56 B30
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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 E Vladimirov, 1981 1-0
   M S Tseitlin vs A Mikhalevski, 1996 1-0

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(born Jun-16-1947, 69 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 139  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Balashov vs M S Tseitlin 1-024 1969 USSR 7/299A00 Uncommon Opening
2. M S Tseitlin vs K Klaman  1-040 1970 SevastopolC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
3. M S Tseitlin vs L Gutman  1-042 1970 SevastopolB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
4. M S Tseitlin vs Pimonov  1-020 1971 USSR club ChC44 King's Pawn Game
5. Balashov vs M S Tseitlin 1-039 1971 URSC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
6. Gulko vs M S Tseitlin  0-138 1972 MoscowE60 King's Indian Defense
7. M S Tseitlin vs Razuvaev  ½-½30 1972 MoscowC44 King's Pawn Game
8. M S Tseitlin vs I Nei  1-034 1975 URS-ch otborC00 French Defense
9. M S Tseitlin vs Murey  1-034 1975 URS-chB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
10. M S Tseitlin vs Anikaev  0-144 1975 Ch URS (select)C25 Vienna
11. M S Tseitlin vs V Osnos  0-151 1975 URS-ch otborB44 Sicilian
12. M S Tseitlin vs Igor Ivanov  1-039 1976 USSR 23/201B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
13. M S Tseitlin vs W Schmidt  1-038 1978 SlupskB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
14. G Piesina vs M S Tseitlin  1-039 1978 USSRA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
15. M S Tseitlin vs N Minev  1-047 1978 PernikE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
16. M S Tseitlin vs Kasparov 0-153 1978 DaugavpilsB10 Caro-Kann
17. M S Tseitlin vs A Kuligowski 1-019 1978 Rubinstein Memorial 16thA04 Reti Opening
18. Ulf Andersson vs M S Tseitlin  1-042 1978 Rubinstein Memorial 16thA34 English, Symmetrical
19. M S Tseitlin vs W Schmidt 1-028 1978 Rubinstein Memorial 16thA45 Queen's Pawn Game
20. M S Tseitlin vs Plachetka  ½-½16 1979 Tirnavia-AE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
21. M S Tseitlin vs Vasiukov  1-059 1979 URS SpartakiadC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
22. V Tukmakov vs M S Tseitlin  ½-½29 1979 URS SpartakiadD97 Grunfeld, Russian
23. B Ivanovic vs M S Tseitlin  ½-½47 1979 NaleczowC66 Ruy Lopez
24. Plachetka vs M S Tseitlin  ½-½23 1979 NaleczowA04 Reti Opening
25. M S Tseitlin vs Tseshkovsky  0-141 1979 URS SpartakiadB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
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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
Premium Chessgames Member
  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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