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Semen Yakovlevich Gershman
Number of games in database: 17
Years covered: 1963 to 1999
Overall record: +5 -6 =6 (47.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(died 2005) Ukraine

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Gershman was born in 1933 or 1934 and named a Soviet Master of Sport in 1961.

 page 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Zamikhovsky vs S Gershman  0-1431963Kiev-chA56 Benoni Defense
2. S Gershman vs A Bannik  ½-½201964UKR-chD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
3. J Yuchtman vs S Gershman  1-0271964UKR-chA07 King's Indian Attack
4. Lutikov vs S Gershman  1-0391967KishinevB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
5. G A Timoshenko vs S Gershman  1-0411986Kiev-chB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
6. V Malakhatko vs S Gershman  0-1681998Kiev-chD57 Queen's Gambit Declined, Lasker Defense
7. S Gershman vs A Malienko  ½-½151999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
8. S Gershman vs E Khaskelman  1-0531999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)A00 Uncommon Opening
9. O Zigura vs S Gershman  ½-½381999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
10. A Evchenko vs S Gershman  ½-½171999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)A14 English
11. S Gershman vs A Oglobilia  ½-½341999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
12. S Gershman vs I Vinitsky  ½-½421999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)B07 Pirc
13. A Ianovsky vs S Gershman  1-0471999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)A28 English
14. S Priemov vs S Gershman  0-1611999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)B58 Sicilian
15. S Gershman vs D Kamenetz  1-0411999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
16. V Babionyshev vs S Gershman  1-0281999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)A03 Bird's Opening
17. V Malakhatko vs S Gershman  1-0351999Ch Kiev, Kiev (Ukraine)B06 Robatsch
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  alexmagnus: Soviet Master of Sports with such a scarce bio? Hm.

Russian Wikipedia has not much more information though. Born in 1934, died in 2005, got the Soviet Master of Sports title in 1961. Thermal engineer. Played for Spartak Kiev. Will search other sites in hope to find more.

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