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Alexander Finkel
Number of games in database: 71
Years covered: 1992 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2489 (2460 rapid, 2401 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2521

Overall record: +22 -16 =24 (54.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 9 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Vienna Opening (14) 
    C26 C25
 Sicilian (13) 
    B22 B30 B52 B24
 French Defense (4) 
    C01 C11
With the Black pieces:
 Robatsch (9) 
 Pirc (5) 
    B08 B09
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   European Clubs Cup (Men) (2003)

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   M Bartel vs A Finkel (Dec-16-16) 1-0, rapid
   A Finkel vs Navara (Dec-15-16) 1-0, rapid
   D Anton Guijarro vs A Finkel (Dec-15-16) 1-0, rapid
   Sutovsky vs A Finkel (Mar-02-12) 1-0
   G Battaglini vs A Finkel (Feb-24-12) 0-1

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(born Jan-01-1975, 43 years old) Israel

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 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 71  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Beim vs A Finkel  ½-½481992ISR-chA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
2. A Finkel vs P Lukacs  ½-½411993Budapest (Hungary)C25 Vienna
3. A Finkel vs R Shabtai  0-1391993Budapest (Hungary)C25 Vienna
4. A Finkel vs Z Almasi  0-1511993Ch World (cadets) (under 18)C25 Vienna
5. T Nalbandian vs A Finkel 0-1421993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openA04 Reti Opening
6. A Finkel vs A Shneider  ½-½471993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. Z Gofshtein vs A Finkel  0-1291993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB12 Caro-Kann Defense
8. A Finkel vs E Magerramov  ½-½361993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. M Kaminski vs A Finkel  ½-½261993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB08 Pirc, Classical
10. A Finkel vs D Sermek  1-0471993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
11. M Brodsky vs A Finkel  ½-½371993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB08 Pirc, Classical
12. A Finkel vs M Golubev 1-0381993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
13. A Frolov vs A Finkel 1-0271993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB06 Robatsch
14. A Finkel vs I Erneste  1-0401994Cup European ClubC26 Vienna
15. A Finkel vs D Marciano  1-0451994Cup European ClubC25 Vienna
16. Kasparov vs A Finkel  ½-½221994Clock simul, 15bA20 English
17. J Stocek vs A Finkel  ½-½581995EU-ch U20B06 Robatsch
18. A Finkel vs Sutovsky  0-1221995ISRA48 King's Indian
19. A Finkel vs V Mikhalevski  1-0511995It (cat.11)C26 Vienna
20. Glek vs A Finkel 1-0321995Biel opB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
21. A Finkel vs Junior  0-1201995Bikurei Haitim - RapidB22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. A Finkel vs Pavasovic  1-0411995BielC26 Vienna
23. A Finkel vs N Davies  0-1451995It (cat.11)C26 Vienna
24. A Finkel vs V Beim  ½-½421996Tel Aviv Cup rapidA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
25. A Finkel vs V Beim  0-1371996Tel Aviv Cup rapidB08 Pirc, Classical
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  whiteshark: "...he is one of the leading chess authors and is also a leading contributor to ChessBase Magazines. He analyzed more than 1000 games during the last 8 years. [...] Graduated by the law faculty of Tel-Aviv University in 2004. Alex is married and has a one-year old daughter."

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Aug-19-14  BIDMONFA: Alexander Finkel

FINKEL, Alexander

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