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Nikola Spiridonov
Number of games in database: 194
Years covered: 1961 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2143
Highest rating achieved in database: 2394

Overall record: +39 -81 =74 (39.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 English (25) 
    A15 A14 A10 A12 A13
 Reti System (16) 
    A04 A05 A06
 English, 1 c4 e5 (9) 
    A20 A21 A25 A23 A28
 English, 1 c4 c5 (8) 
    A36 A34 A31 A30 A35
 King's Indian (7) 
    E60 E61 E94 E92 E73
 Grunfeld (4) 
    D91 D82 D94
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (24) 
    B17 B12 B11 B10 B14
 English, 1 c4 c5 (10) 
    A30 A35 A36 A39 A34
 Sicilian (9) 
    B32 B30 B35 B73 B21
 Grunfeld (7) 
    D86 D93 D94 D81 D82
 English (6) 
    A10 A15 A12 A16
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E42 E54 E26
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Spiridonov vs Estrin, 1971 1-0
   E Paoli vs N Spiridonov, 1976 0-1
   N Spiridonov vs L Shamkovich, 1969 1-0
   N Spiridonov vs Spassky, 1973 1/2-1/2
   Uhlmann vs N Spiridonov, 1981 0-1
   N Spiridonov vs T Stanciu, 1973 1-0

   🏆 Golden Sands
   N Spiridonov vs P Asparuhov (Jun-10-12) 0-1
   Z Ojagverdiyev vs N Spiridonov (Jun-09-12) 1/2-1/2
   N Spiridonov vs I Enchev (Jun-08-12) 0-1
   N Spiridonov vs A A Khouri (Jun-07-12) 1-0
   Akopian vs N Spiridonov (Jun-06-12) 1-0

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(born Feb-28-1938, 81 years old) Bulgaria

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Nikola Spiridonov was awarded the IM title in 1970 and the GM title in 1979. He won the Bulgarian Championship in 1969 (after a play-off). His best tournament results include equal firsts at Polanica Zdroj 1971 and Varna 1974.

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 194  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Kuijpers vs N Spiridonov  ½-½401961WchT U26 08thA47 Queen's Indian
2. Lombardy vs N Spiridonov 1-0331964WchT U26 11th fin-AA10 English
3. J Flesch vs N Spiridonov 1-0401964EU-chT sfA07 King's Indian Attack
4. J Flesch vs N Spiridonov 0-1491964Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-AA07 King's Indian Attack
5. D Byrne vs N Spiridonov  0-1551964Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-AA10 English
6. R Wostyn vs N Spiridonov  0-1391966Orebro Stud olm prelim5B35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4
7. N Spiridonov vs S Bouaziz  1-0261966Orebro Stud olm prelim5A05 Reti Opening
8. B Brinck-Claussen vs N Spiridonov  0-1321966Orebro Stud olm prelim5D82 Grunfeld, 4.Bf4
9. N Spiridonov vs H Westerinen 1-0501966Orebro Stud olm fAA15 English
10. N Spiridonov vs Gheorghiu  ½-½271966Orebro Stud olm fAA04 Reti Opening
11. Hort vs N Spiridonov 1-0391966Orebro Stud olm fAB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
12. N Spiridonov vs M Basman  1-0531966Orebro Stud olm fAA12 English with b3
13. I Polgar vs N Spiridonov  0-1381966Orebro Stud olm fAA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
14. N Spiridonov vs A Hennings  1-0361966Orebro Stud olm fAA00 Uncommon Opening
15. Savon vs N Spiridonov  ½-½431966Orebro Stud olm fAA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
16. N Spiridonov vs C Zuidema  1-0211966Orebro Stud olm fAA20 English
17. Y Stepak vs N Spiridonov 1-0391966Orebro Stud olm fAB10 Caro-Kann
18. N Spiridonov vs Kurajica  ½-½211966Orebro Stud olm fAA07 King's Indian Attack
19. B Brinck-Claussen vs N Spiridonov  ½-½311966Orebro Stud olm fAA56 Benoni Defense
20. N Spiridonov vs J Kozma  ½-½601967DSV-TurnierA04 Reti Opening
21. Gulko vs N Spiridonov 1-0351967SofiaD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
22. N Spiridonov vs Sliwa  0-1541967DSV-TurnierA04 Reti Opening
23. V Tukmakov vs N Spiridonov  ½-½191967DSV-TurnierD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
24. N Spiridonov vs N Minev  ½-½331968VarnaA00 Uncommon Opening
25. M Bobotsov vs N Spiridonov  ½-½241968VarnaD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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