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Leonid Gerzhoy
Number of games in database: 180
Years covered: 1999 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2430
Highest rating achieved in database: 2530
Overall record: +73 -36 =71 (60.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (9) 
    B22 B28 B30 B32 B92
 Slav (9) 
    D10 D15 D18 D11 D12
 English (8) 
    A15 A13 A14
 King's Indian (8) 
    E97 E94 E62 E60
 Reti System (8) 
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D85 D94
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B56 B31 B39 B52 B88
 Caro-Kann (13) 
    B18 B12 B14 B11
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D31 D37 D35 D38 D30
 Nimzo Indian (8) 
    E32 E21 E20 E42 E41
 French Defense (7) 
    C18 C00 C13 C01 C05
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E12 E15
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   L Gerzhoy vs H Masse, 2012 1-0
   M Dougherty vs L Gerzhoy, 2011 0-1
   L Gerzhoy vs L Morales, 2012 1-0
   D Yang vs L Gerzhoy, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   PWC Toronto Open (2009)
   Canadian Closed (2006)
   Canadian Open (2009)
   41st Annual World Open (2013)
   Israeli Championship (2004)
   Canadian Open (2007)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2010 Montreal open by gauer

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(born Jul-11-1987, 28 years old) Israel (federation/nationality Canada)

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He is an IM, won the 2006 Toronto Closed, took 2nd in the 2006 Canadian Championship, won the Canadian 2007 Junior and won the 2010 Hart House Reading week open tournament. In 2011, he won the Philadelphia International with 8/9 and tied for 1st-2nd with Bator Sambuev in the Ontario open. In 2003 at Denizli, he played 1st board for Israel in the World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad and acheived 8 points in 10 games played for a team placement of 6th of 23 participating teams. His Chess Olympiad (2010) debut on the Canadian 3rd board earned him 3 wins and 3 draws (in 9 games played). He returned to the Chess Olympiad (2012) in Turkey on board 2 (finishing with 3 wins and 4 draws for a score of 5/9) to qualify for Canada for his 2nd time, accumulating 11/25 in Olympiad points by 2014. He also participated in the Chess Olympiad (2014) (+1-4=2 at 3rd board). He tied with Bindi Cheng for share of 17th-28th with 5/9 at the 41st Annual World Open (2013) (6) and tied for 5th-13th with 6/9 at the Washington (D. C.) International in 2013 (7). He finished with 6.5/9 at the Canadian zonal (9).

References: (1) (Canadian Chess Federation), (2) (Olympiad & team chess chronological catalog), (3) (Greater Toronto Chess League - GTCL), (4) (Ontario Chess Association - OCA), (5) (Continental Chess Association), (6), (7), (8) , (9) .

Wikipedia article: Leonid Gerzhoy

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 180  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. L Gerzhoy vs R Panjwani  1-050 1999 Canadian Junior ChampionshipE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
2. L Voloshin vs L Gerzhoy  ½-½31 2001 Czech OpenD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
3. S Zavgorodniy vs L Gerzhoy  ½-½44 2001 EYCC B14B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
4. L Gerzhoy vs D Baratosi  1-036 2001 EYCC B14A25 English
5. Ruixin Yang vs L Gerzhoy  ½-½64 2001 WYB14B23 Sicilian, Closed
6. L Gerzhoy vs De Vreugt  ½-½55 2001 Czech OpenA09 Reti Opening
7. L Gerzhoy vs Karjakin  ½-½82 2001 EYCC B14A25 English
8. V Mikhalevski vs L Gerzhoy  1-040 2001 Israel Open ChE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
9. C Hall vs L Gerzhoy  0-142 2001 EYCC B14D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. L Gerzhoy vs J Banawa  ½-½31 2001 WYB14A38 English, Symmetrical
11. E Romanov vs L Gerzhoy  0-147 2001 EYCC B14B39 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation
12. L Gerzhoy vs Sutovsky  0-125 2001 Israel Open ChA15 English
13. J Lechtynsky vs L Gerzhoy  0-140 2001 Czech OpenB39 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation
14. L Gerzhoy vs D Baramidze ½-½37 2001 EYCC B14D02 Queen's Pawn Game
15. L Gerzhoy vs B Predojevic  ½-½58 2001 EYCC B14A04 Reti Opening
16. L Gerzhoy vs Wang Yue 0-129 2001 WYB14A04 Reti Opening
17. L Gerzhoy vs V Talla  ½-½41 2001 Czech OpenA04 Reti Opening
18. L Gerzhoy vs V Laznicka  ½-½16 2001 EYCC B14A13 English
19. P Scharrer vs L Gerzhoy  0-136 2001 EYCC B14B56 Sicilian
20. M Lepan vs L Gerzhoy  0-136 2001 WYB14A45 Queen's Pawn Game
21. L Gerzhoy vs Wang Yue  ½-½38 2002 WYb16A90 Dutch
22. B Kantsler vs L Gerzhoy  ½-½23 2004 Israeli ChampionshipA37 English, Symmetrical
23. L Gerzhoy vs Z Gofshtein  ½-½42 2004 Israeli ChampionshipA40 Queen's Pawn Game
24. L Gerzhoy vs A Rinberg  1-038 2004 Israeli ChampionshipE97 King's Indian
25. L Gerzhoy vs E Shachar  ½-½65 2004 Israeli ChampionshipA96 Dutch, Classical Variation
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 180  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Catfriend: I remember playing Leonid Gerzhoy at a local park, we were about the same age (8-10), but naturally the results weren't that similar:)
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  Penguincw: Leonid Gerzhoy leads at the Canadian Chess Championship with one round to go.
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