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Amikam Balshan
  
Number of games in database: 65
Years covered: 1967 to 1982
Last FIDE rating: 2385

Overall record: +21 -24 =20 (47.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (8) 
    B40 B51 B43 B30 B59
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (6) 
    C91 C62 C84 C67 C96
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C91 C96 C84
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Skopje Olympiad Final-B (1972)
   Amsterdam IBM-B (1978)
   Hastings 1978/79 (1979)

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AMIKAM BALSHAN
(born May-03-1948, 73 years old) Israel

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FIDE Master

Wikipedia article: Amikam Balshan


 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 65  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Timman vs A Balshan  1-0321967Wch U20 qual-BD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
2. Timman vs A Balshan  1-0441967Wch U20 fin-AA56 Benoni Defense
3. L Day vs A Balshan  ½-½461967Wch U20 fin-AA07 King's Indian Attack
4. A Balshan vs Huebner  1-0661967Wch U20 fin-AA06 Reti Opening
5. A Balshan vs D Wright  1-0391968WchT U26 15th fin-BB08 Pirc, Classical
6. M Basman vs A Balshan  1-0581969DresdenC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
7. C Pritchett vs A Balshan  ½-½27196916th World Student Team Chess ChampionshipA03 Bird's Opening
8. A Balshan vs J Aijala  1-0411969WchT U26 fin-B 16thC45 Scotch Game
9. Huebner vs A Balshan  1-0401972WchT U26E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
10. A Balshan vs Adorjan  ½-½111972W-ch Student Team Final-AA04 Reti Opening
11. A Balshan vs Balashov  ½-½441972W-ch Student Team Final-AB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
12. A Balshan vs Karpov  ½-½671972W-ch Student Team Qualifying Group 1C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
13. P Jigjidsuren vs A Balshan  0-1541972Skopje Olympiad qual-5C96 Ruy Lopez, Closed
14. Bellon Lopez vs A Balshan  ½-½871972Skopje Olympiad qual-5A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
15. A Balshan vs G Cappello  1-0641972Skopje Olympiad Final-BA09 Reti Opening
16. A Balshan vs B De Greiff  1-0421972Skopje Olympiad Final-BE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
17. N Skalkotas vs A Balshan  ½-½241972Skopje Olympiad Final-BD85 Grunfeld
18. Niamdorzi vs A Balshan  0-1451972Skopje Olympiad Final-BC50 Giuoco Piano
19. J E Vasquez vs A Balshan  ½-½771972Skopje Olympiad Final-BA43 Old Benoni
20. A Balshan vs A Bachtiar  1-0441972Skopje Olympiad Final-BA13 English
21. A Balshan vs B M Amos  ½-½181972Skopje Olympiad Final-BA13 English
22. M Solmundarson vs A Balshan  0-1461972Skopje Olympiad Final-BA37 English, Symmetrical
23. A Zwaig vs A Balshan  0-1561972Skopje Olympiad Final-BC44 King's Pawn Game
24. A Balshan vs P Markland  ½-½411972Skopje Olympiad Final-BA37 English, Symmetrical
25. A Balshan vs Timman  1-0451975NetanyaE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-17-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: The Games Of Anatoly Karpov has his first name as Amikan. Is Amikam correct?
Jan-17-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: <Paul> Amikam is the spelling I have seen in all other sources.
Jan-17-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: <Alan> Thanks.

:)

The game between Karpov and Balshan seems to have the players reversed too. I have submitted a correction slip.

Jan-17-13  eyalbd: Correct name is "Amikam". This is a Hebrew name which ends with a letter that spells like 'M'

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