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Richard Polaczek
Number of games in database: 105
Years covered: 1982 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2363 (2466 rapid, 2348 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2433

Overall record: +27 -30 =42 (48.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 6 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    A45 A40 A41
 Sicilian (8) 
    B32 B40 B33 B44 B80
With the Black pieces:
 Alekhine's Defense (8) 
    B03 B04
 French Defense (8) 
    C11 C03 C02 C05
 Sicilian Najdorf (6) 
    B90 B96 B92
 Sicilian (6) 
    B90 B96 B92
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E17 E12 E15
 English (5) 
    A13 A14 A17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Polaczek vs A Antoniou, 2007 1-0
   R Polaczek vs H Kunzmann, 1999 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Team Championship (2009)
   Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (2010)
   European Club Cup (2013)

   🏆 BEL-chT 2017/18
   J Sclacmender vs R Polaczek (Nov-19-17) 0-1
   A Vuilleumier vs R Polaczek (Oct-26-13) 1-0
   M Boel vs R Polaczek (Oct-25-13) 1/2-1/2
   Hracek vs R Polaczek (Oct-24-13) 1/2-1/2
   K Ribbegren vs R Polaczek (Oct-23-13) 0-1

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(born Jun-17-1965, 55 years old) Belgium

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Richard Polaczek is an IM and a GMC. His father is Russian and his mother is from Belgium.

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 105  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Polaczek vs V Tichy  ½-½241982Brno zt (12)C29 Vienna Gambit
2. R Polaczek vs Z Beil  ½-½121982Brno zt (12)C29 Vienna Gambit
3. R Polaczek vs Samy Rubinstein  0-1591984Brussels, BelgiumC41 Philidor Defense
4. R Polaczek vs T Karolyi Sr.  0-1791988Prague (Czech Republic)C28 Vienna Game
5. R Polaczek vs R Stone  1-0201988Saint John op-2B83 Sicilian
6. R Polaczek vs Zsuzsa Polgar  ½-½501988Val Maubuee opC60 Ruy Lopez
7. R Polaczek vs Plachetka  0-1661988Val Maubuee opB32 Sicilian
8. R Polaczek vs de Firmian  ½-½46198917th World OpenA61 Benoni
9. Adams vs R Polaczek  ½-½291989London HaringeyC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
10. Miles vs R Polaczek  ½-½69198917th World OpenE12 Queen's Indian
11. Kosten vs R Polaczek 1-0321989Cannes OpenC55 Two Knights Defense
12. J Luetke vs R Polaczek  1-0421989Lugano opC55 Two Knights Defense
13. J Luetke vs R Polaczek  1-0421989Lugano opC55 Two Knights Defense
14. R Polaczek vs J Vanheste  1-0451989Lugano opB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
15. B Lopez Esnaola vs R Polaczek  0-1301990BEL-ESPC34 King's Gambit Accepted
16. R Polaczek vs Kamsky  0-1361990Reykjavik opB42 Sicilian, Kan
17. Hort vs R Polaczek  1-0361992Biel opA21 English
18. R Polaczek vs Vaganian  ½-½471994Eupen opD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
19. Wojtkiewicz vs R Polaczek  1-0321995Eupen op rapidA14 English
20. Martin Rensen vs R Polaczek  ½-½441999WC.2000.S.00003E52 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6
21. M Norberg vs R Polaczek  0-1381999CM..0.00071E25 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
22. H Ingersol vs R Polaczek  1-0291999WC.2000.S.00003E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
23. R Polaczek vs J Zeh  ½-½291999WC.2000.S.00003A80 Dutch
24. Horatiu Jurca vs R Polaczek  ½-½211999CM..0.00071E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
25. A Dunne vs R Polaczek  ½-½201999WC.2000.S.00003E15 Queen's Indian
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 105  PGN Download
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Sep-21-10  paavoh: A strong CC player and presently playing 3rd borad for the Belgian team at the Olympiads.
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  GrahamClayton: Winner of the 1979 and 1982 Kenyan Open tournaments. Was Polaczek born in Kenya?
Nov-14-14  ljfyffe: Polaczek won the European Chess Correspondence Championship #41 (1989-96).

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