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Alexander Kuindzhy
A Kuindzhy 
Number of games in database: 61
Years covered: 1961 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2363 (2194 rapid, 2267 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2435

Overall record: +30 -18 =13 (59.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (13) 
    B56 B22 B82 B41 B81
 French Defense (7) 
    C00 C12 C11 C16 C04
 French (5) 
    C00 C12 C11
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (11) 
    B51 B89 B80 B52 B45
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T Giorgadze vs A Kuindzhy, 1973 0-1
   A Kuindzhy vs Jansa, 1961 1-0
   A Kuindzhy vs Klovans, 1973 1-0
   M Leskovar vs A Kuindzhy, 2011 0-1
   A Kuindzhy vs V Suchanov, 1971 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Senior Chess Championship (2016)
   21st World Seniors Championship (2011)

   🏆 European Senior Chess Championship
   S Zhelesny vs A Kuindzhy (Jun-12-16) 1/2-1/2
   A Kuindzhy vs A Manukyan (Jun-11-16) 1-0
   B Gruzmann vs A Kuindzhy (Jun-10-16) 1-0
   A Kuindzhy vs M Archangelsky (Jun-09-16) 1-0
   N M Mishuchkov vs A Kuindzhy (Jun-08-16) 1-0

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(born Apr-08-1942, 80 years old) Russia

[what is this?]
Alexander Anatolevich Kuindzhy.
Soviet representative at the 6th World Junior Championship, The Hague, August 12th - 2nd September 1961. He came third after Bruno Parma and Florin Gheorghiu although he defeated both of them.

14th place at the 19th Senior World Championship, Condino (ITA), 2009

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 66  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Parma vs A Kuindzhy  0-1411961The HagueB89 Sicilian
2. A Kuindzhy vs Jansa 1-0261961LvovB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
3. A Kuindzhy vs D Thomson  0-1391961Wch U20 fin-AC34 King's Gambit Accepted
4. J R Phillips vs A Kuindzhy 0-1381961The HagueB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
5. A Kuindzhy vs A Vinje Gulbrandsen ½-½1411961Wch U20 fin-AC00 French Defense
6. H Pfleger vs A Kuindzhy ½-½401961Wch U20 fin-AD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. O Kinnmark vs A Kuindzhy  ½-½861961Wch U20 fin-AC10 French
8. A Kuindzhy vs G Larusson  1-0351961Wch U20 fin-AB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
9. A Kuindzhy vs B Nagy  1-0231961Wch U20 fin-AB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
10. A Kuindzhy vs Gheorghiu  1-0541961Wch U20 fin-AB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
11. Westerinen vs A Kuindzhy  0-1621961Wch U20 fin-AC14 French, Classical
12. A Kuindzhy vs C Zuidema  ½-½221961Wch U20 fin-AC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
13. R Calvo vs A Kuindzhy  0-1431961Wch U20 fin-AB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
14. A Kuindzhy vs V Suchanov 1-0261971MoscowC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
15. A Kuindzhy vs B Gruzmann  1-0221971MoscowC33 King's Gambit Accepted
16. Kholmov vs A Kuindzhy  0-1641971Moscow-chB50 Sicilian
17. A Kuindzhy vs Furman  1-0561972URS-ch sfB44 Sicilian
18. Tseitlin vs A Kuindzhy  0-1301972Moscow Army-chB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. Furman vs A Kuindzhy  1-0281973URS-ch sfA17 English
20. A Kuindzhy vs Klovans 1-0411973USSR Army Championship playoffC59 Two Knights
21. T Giorgadze vs A Kuindzhy 0-1481973TbilisiB27 Sicilian
22. A Kuindzhy vs Palatnik 1-0411973URS-ch sfB02 Alekhine's Defense
23. Gufeld vs A Kuindzhy  ½-½231973URS-ch sfB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
24. Klovans vs A Kuindzhy  1-0201973USSR Army Championship playoffB40 Sicilian
25. A Kuindzhy vs Klovans  0-1621973USSR Army Championship playoffC59 Two Knights
 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 66  PGN Download
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Aug-07-08  myschkin: . . .
"Die Dg5-Studie"

1970 fand der Russe <Alexander Kuindzhi> eine Widerlegung von Mitrofanows Lösung. Man versuchte in der Folge, die Ausgangsstellung zu korrigieren, um die Lösung zu retten.

Oct-18-17  Cibator: Wonder if he's ever suffered from a peritonsillar abscess? (Check it out on Wikipedia.)
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  whiteshark: "His name, which disappears from the databases in 1979, [...]"

Any idea what happened there?

Source: #48

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  whiteshark: A photo from the World Junior Chess Championships, August 1961:

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