Number of games in database: 66
Years covered: 1925 to 1938
Overall record: +22 -26 =18 (47.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
Most played openings
|C11|| ||French (4 games)||E11|| ||Bogo-Indian Defense (4 games)||A40|| ||Queen's Pawn Game (4 games)||A27|| ||English, Three Knights System (3 games)||A15|| ||English (3 games)||A13|| ||English (3 games)||E23|| ||Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann (2 games)||C10|| ||French (2 games)||A09|| ||Reti Opening (2 games)||D00|| ||Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)|
Search Sacrifice Explorer for Isaak Mazel
Search Google for Isaak Mazel
| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 66
| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 66
|Dec-13-04|| ||cade: An interesting player, he seems to enjoy creating bizzare positions on the chessboard rather than winning. A shame he wasnt more into playing seriously since he is able to create some very good combinations in some of his games. |
|Jul-03-07|| ||whiteshark: Isaac Mazel (1911-1943)
|Oct-19-08|| ||Mibelz: Izaak Mazel, born in Minsk, Belarus, in 1911, won Moscow City championship in 1941/42, and died in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, in 1943.|
|Oct-13-09|| ||xenophon: was he in 'internal exile' by any chance?|
|Mar-26-10|| ||UUDD: He wasn't.
From a Soviet military order:
'Lieutenant MAZEL Isaak Yakovlevich - platoon commander, stayed for treatment at Tashkent Military Hospital 340. Died of disease 31.3.1945.
1911 y. Wife RUBTSOVA Olga Nikolayevna [Address]'
|Jun-04-14|| ||GrahamClayton: <Nibelz>...won Moscow City championship in 1941/42|
Mazel defeated some good players in that tournament - Panov, Petrov, Alatortsev, Yudovich and Zubarev, amongst others.
Mazel was serving in the Red Army on the front near Moscow, and was given permission by his commander to come back into the city to play his games.
|Oct-22-14|| ||Ke2: I think Edelman - Mazel is pretty notable.|
|Sep-12-15|| ||zanzibar: There is a fantastic photo of of a very healthy young Mazel, from the 1938 All-Lenin ch here:|
|Sep-13-15|| ||MissScarlett: He'd escaped my dragnet.|
|Sep-14-15|| ||zanzibar: <MS> There is no escape...|
Spot an error? Please
suggest your correction
and help us eliminate database mistakes!
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply.
Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous,
and 100% free--plus, it
entitles you to features otherwise unavailable.
Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should
Please observe our posting guidelines:
- No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
- No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
- No personal attacks against other members.
- Nothing in violation of United States law.
- No posting personal information of members.
See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.
NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page.
This forum is for this specific player and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or
this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.|
your profile |
Premium Membership |
Kibitzer's Café |
Biographer's Bistro |
new kibitzing |
Tournament Index |
Player Directory |
Notable Games |
World Chess Championships |
Opening Explorer |
Guess the Move |
Game Collections |
ChessBookie Game |
Chessgames Challenge |
privacy notice |
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC