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Maurice Raizman
M Raizman 
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Number of games in database: 79
Years covered: 1932 to 1972
Overall record: +30 -28 =21 (51.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Feb-26-1905, died Apr-01-1974, 69 years old) France

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Maurice Raizman was born in Bendery*. He won the French Championship in 1932, 1936, 1946, 1947, 1951 and 1952. He passed away in Paris in 1974.

*Wikipedia article: Bender, Moldova

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 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 79  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Raizman vs B Golberine 1-0291932FRA-ch 10thD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
2. M Raizman vs A Gromer  1-0411933ParisE15 Queen's Indian
3. J Cukierman vs M Raizman 1-0251933ParisC10 French
4. M Raizman vs Tartakower  ½-½501933ParisD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
5. M Raizman vs Alekhine 0-1491933ParisA06 Reti Opening
6. S Erdelyi vs M Raizman  1-0281935OlympiadE27 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation
7. Pelikan vs M Raizman  ½-½601935OlympiadD70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
8. M Raizman vs Dake  0-1401935OlympiadE16 Queen's Indian
9. Szabo vs M Raizman  ½-½451935OlympiadB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
10. M Romi vs M Raizman  0-1581935OlympiadB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
11. M Raizman vs A De Burca 1-0231935OlympiadA97 Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky
12. W Hasenfuss vs M Raizman  ½-½561935Warsaw ol (Men)A07 King's Indian Attack
13. M Raizman vs L Long  1-0281938FRA-chA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
14. A Baulier vs M Raizman  0-1391938FRA-chA46 Queen's Pawn Game
15. M Raizman vs N B Rometti  1-0341938FRA-chA04 Reti Opening
16. V Bergraser vs M Raizman  0-1481938FRA-chE17 Queen's Indian
17. M Raizman vs G Constantin  ½-½361938FRA-chA12 English with b3
18. V Kahn vs M Raizman  ½-½401938FRA-chD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. M Raizman vs L Joinaux  1-0411938FRA-chA47 Queen's Indian
20. M Raizman vs A Gromer  ½-½471938FRA-chE01 Catalan, Closed
21. E Anglares vs M Raizman  0-1301938FRA-chE17 Queen's Indian
22. M Raizman vs A Gibaud  1-0491938FRA-chE01 Catalan, Closed
23. M Gotti vs M Raizman  0-1361938FRA-chA44 Old Benoni Defense
24. M Raizman vs H Klass 1-0411946AUS-FRA mA13 English
25. M Raizman vs G S Gudmundsson  0-1531946Hastings 1946/47D01 Richter-Veresov Attack
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Feb-26-06  BIDMONFA: Maurice Raizman

RAIZMAN, Maurice

Feb-26-09  laskereshevsky: Fantastic photo....

Very artistic sight. Watching it carefully its possible to "smell" the tournament atmosphere (and im not joking by doing a play on words...)

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Oct-01-13  Karpova: Final standings of the 10th French National Tournament in La Baule, 1933 (13 rounds):

1. Raizmann 11.0
2-3. Golberine 8.5
2-3. Gromer 8.5
4-7. Barthelemy 7.5
4-7. Betbeder 7.5
4-7. Duchamp 7.5
4-7. Gibaud 7.5
8. Gotti 6.5
9. Kahn 6.0
10-11. Silbert 5.0
10-11. Voisin 5.0
12. Anglares 4.0
13. de Marolles 3.5
14. Polikier 3.0

Source: Pages 219-220 of the July 1933 'Neue Wiener Schachzeitung'

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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Maurice Raizman.
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