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Alexander Semenovich Finkel
Number of games in database: 71
Years covered: 1992 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2453 (2450 rapid, 2401 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2521
Overall record: +23 -23 =25 (50.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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C26 Vienna (10 games)
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C25 Vienna (3 games)
A41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6) (3 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (3 games)
B03 Alekhine's Defense (2 games)
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   M Bartel vs Finkel (Dec-16-16) 1-0, rapid
   Finkel vs Navara (Dec-15-16) 1-0, rapid
   D Anton Guijarro vs Finkel (Dec-15-16) 1-0, rapid
   Sutovsky vs Finkel (Mar-02-12) 1-0
   G Battaglini vs Finkel (Feb-24-12) 0-1

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(born Jan-01-1975, 44 years old) Israel

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GM Alexander Semenovich Finkel.

Last updated: 2018-03-16 13:51:37

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 71  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Beim vs Finkel  ½-½481992ISR-chA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
2. Finkel vs P Lukacs  ½-½411993Budapest (Hungary)A07 King's Indian Attack
3. Finkel vs R Shabtai  0-1391993Budapest (Hungary)C25 Vienna
4. Finkel vs Z Almasi  0-1511993Ch World (cadets) (under 18)C25 Vienna
5. Nalbandian vs Finkel 0-1421993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openA04 Reti Opening
6. Finkel vs A Shneider  ½-½471993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. Z Gofshtein vs Finkel  0-1291993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB12 Caro-Kann Defense
8. Finkel vs E Magerramov  ½-½361993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. M Kaminski vs Finkel  ½-½261993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB08 Pirc, Classical
10. Finkel vs D Sermek  1-0471993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
11. M Brodsky vs Finkel  ½-½371993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB08 Pirc, Classical
12. Finkel vs M V Golubev 1-0381993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
13. A V Frolov vs Finkel 1-0271993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB06 Robatsch
14. Finkel vs I Erneste  1-040199410th ECC qual. group 7C26 Vienna
15. Kasparov vs Finkel  ½-½221994Clock simul, 15bA20 English
16. Finkel vs D Marciano  1-045199410th ECC finalC25 Vienna
17. Finkel vs Sutovsky  0-1221995ISRA48 King's Indian
18. Finkel vs V M Mikhalevski  1-0511995It (cat.11)C26 Vienna
19. Glek vs Finkel 1-0321995Biel opB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
20. Finkel vs Junior  0-1201995Bikurei Haitim - RapidB22 Sicilian, Alapin
21. Finkel vs Pavasovic  1-0411995BielC26 Vienna
22. Finkel vs N Davies  0-1451995It (cat.11)C26 Vienna
23. J Stocek vs Finkel  ½-½581995EU-ch U20B06 Robatsch
24. Finkel vs Beim  ½-½421996Tel Aviv Cup rapidA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
25. Finkel vs 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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