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Boris Itkis
B Itkis 
Photo copyright © 2010 Sah cu Ceausescu.  
Number of games in database: 107
Years covered: 1974 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2315 (2299 rapid, 2248 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2490

Overall record: +28 -29 =50 (49.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (8) 
    E67 E60 E94 E64 E70
 Queen's Indian (7) 
    E15 E17
 Slav (6) 
    D15 D12 D10 D11
 Reti System (5) 
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    E10 A46 A41 D05
 Semi-Slav (4) 
    D43 D45
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (12) 
    C10 C02 C11 C07 C05
 French (6) 
    C10 C11 C00
 Slav (5) 
    D18 D10 D19
 Sicilian (5) 
    B22 B42 B93 B43 B56
 Caro-Kann (5) 
    B18 B10 B12
 Pirc (4) 
    B08 B07
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Itkis vs V Shtyrenkov, 2001 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   7th European Individual Championship (2006)

   🏆 TCh-ROU Superliga
   B Itkis vs L Vajda (Nov-25-16) 0-1
   C Lupulescu vs B Itkis (Nov-22-16) 1-0
   I Balog vs B Itkis (Aug-02-12) 1-0
   B Itkis vs T M Georgescu (Jul-31-12) 1/2-1/2
   B Itkis vs G Battaglini (Jul-30-12) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-08-1952, 66 years old) Romania

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International Master (1992) Boris Matveevich Itkis was born in Kishinev, Moldova. He was Moldovan champion in 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1990, 1992 and 1997.

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 107  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Taimanov vs B Itkis  1-0331974USSRD94 Grunfeld
2. B Itkis vs Lutikov  ½-½501980MDA-chE20 Nimzo-Indian
3. B Itkis vs Tseshkovsky  ½-½441980URS-ch48 sfD85 Grunfeld
4. Azmaiparashvili vs B Itkis  1-0451981ArmeniaA15 English
5. G Kuzmin vs B Itkis  1-01001981YerevanB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
6. Yurtaev vs B Itkis  ½-½481982selectB08 Pirc, Classical
7. B Itkis vs Gulko  ½-½521982URS-ch sfA55 Old Indian, Main line
8. B Itkis vs Yermolinsky  ½-½201982URS-ch sfD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
9. B Itkis vs G Timoshchenko  ½-½201982URS-ch sfD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
10. B Itkis vs Gelfand  1-0401983BLR-chA48 King's Indian
11. Tseshkovsky vs B Itkis 1-044198316th Soviet Team-ch final BC16 French, Winawer
12. Glek vs B Itkis 1-0401984BorzhomiB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
13. B Itkis vs Bagirov  ½-½291988Novi Sad openD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. B Itkis vs Psakhis  0-1341988URS Cup rapidE15 Queen's Indian
15. Gheorghe Isac vs B Itkis  0-1791990Bela Crkva opC11 French
16. B Itkis vs D Rogozenco  ½-½161992Bucharest-BD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. Tringov vs B Itkis  ½-½611993VrbasB06 Robatsch
18. B Itkis vs Matulovic  ½-½151993YUG-chTD23 Queen's Gambit Accepted
19. B Itkis vs G A Timoshenko  ½-½231993Bucharest ENEE17 Queen's Indian
20. B Itkis vs P Popovic  0-1341994YugoslaviaD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
21. B Itkis vs Savon  ½-½311994Orel2D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
22. B Itkis vs M Brodsky  ½-½331994Ciocaltea MemorialE15 Queen's Indian
23. B Itkis vs Kudrin  1-0361994OlympiadA04 Reti Opening
24. B Itkis vs Plachetka  0-1341994OlympiadA04 Reti Opening
25. M Brodsky vs B Itkis  1-0641995Ciocaltea memC07 French, Tarrasch
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 107  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-15-08  Karpova: Is Boris Matveevich Itkis the father of Hana Itkis ?
May-16-11  Novirasputin: Yup. He may have forgotten though :/
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