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Robert Ruck
Number of games in database: 583
Years covered: 1992 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2540 (2453 rapid, 2569 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2582

Overall record: +120 -80 =257 (54.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 126 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (40) 
    E60 E63 E69 E67 E62
 English (40) 
    A15 A17 A13 A14 A16
 Reti System (39) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Queen's Gambit Declined (27) 
    D37 D38 D35
 English, 1 c4 c5 (24) 
    A30 A35 A34 A37 A36
 Slav (19) 
    D17 D15 D11 D10
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (75) 
    B12 B18 B13 B10 B11
 Sicilian (51) 
    B90 B22 B92 B51 B50
 Grunfeld (45) 
    D85 D86 D76 D71 D78
 Sicilian Najdorf (32) 
    B90 B92 B93 B91 B99
 Nimzo Indian (18) 
    E54 E32 E53 E55 E20
 English, 1 c4 c5 (12) 
    A37 A35 A33 A32 A34
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Ruck vs Krasenkow, 2001 1-0
   R Ruck vs N Georgiadis, 2011 1-0
   R Ruck vs Yifan Hou, 2014 1-0
   Oral vs R Ruck, 1992 0-1
   M Kravtsiv vs R Ruck, 2008 0-1
   R Ruck vs Huzman, 2000 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Banja Luka (2007)
   Groningen Chess Festival (2011)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)
   EU-ch 4th (2003)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   European Individual Championship (2010)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)
   European Team Championship (2005)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   Bundesliga 2008/09 (2008)
   Bundesliga 2010/11 (2010)
   European Individual Championship (2013)
   GRENKE Chess Open (2017)
   European Championship (2019)

   🏆 World Blitz Championship
   P Tregubov vs R Ruck (Dec-30-19) 0-1, blitz
   R Ruck vs A Rychagov (Dec-30-19) 0-1, blitz
   Dmitry Tsoi vs R Ruck (Dec-30-19) 1/2-1/2, blitz
   R Ruck vs M Atabayev (Dec-30-19) 0-1, blitz
   S Novikov vs R Ruck (Dec-30-19) 1/2-1/2, blitz

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(born Dec-10-1977, 42 years old) Hungary

[what is this?]
He was awarded the Grandmaster title in 2000. In 1994, he took 2nd place in the World Under-18 Chess Championship. Highest Elo rating: 2583 in 2003.

Note: there's another Robert Ruck, he was born in 1999.

 page 1 of 24; games 1-25 of 583  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Ruck vs Macieja  1-0431992EU-ch U16C59 Two Knights
2. Oral vs R Ruck  0-1611992EU-ch U16B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
3. R Ruck vs J Stocek  1-0411992EU-ch U16A16 English
4. R Ruck vs J Stocek  1-0551994EU-ch U18A15 English
5. Svidler vs R Ruck  ½-½481994Wch U18B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
6. R Ruck vs Adorjan  ½-½411995HUN-chA37 English, Symmetrical
7. R Ruck vs J Stocek  ½-½261995EU-ch U18A13 English
8. R Ruck vs Pavasovic  0-1461995HUN-SLO U18A13 English
9. Pavasovic vs R Ruck  ½-½451995HUN-SLO U18B22 Sicilian, Alapin
10. Zsofia Polgar vs R Ruck  0-1421995HUN-ch 45thB07 Pirc
11. R Ruck vs Ribli  ½-½411996HUN-chT1 9596B40 Sicilian
12. R Ruck vs V Arapovic  0-1461996CRO-CupA25 English
13. Ftacnik vs R Ruck  ½-½531996Vienna OpenD85 Grunfeld
14. R Ruck vs Ponomariov  ½-½431996EU-ch U20B12 Caro-Kann Defense
15. Pavasovic vs R Ruck  ½-½251996Koszeg GMB22 Sicilian, Alapin
16. J Stocek vs R Ruck  ½-½561997Koszeg GMA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
17. Beliavsky vs R Ruck 1-0371997HUN-chT 9798D85 Grunfeld
18. R Ruck vs Beim  0-1391997Oberwart opA20 English
19. R Ruck vs S Williams 1-0291997EU-ch U20A96 Dutch, Classical Variation
20. R Ruck vs V Tukmakov  ½-½311998CRO-chTE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
21. R Ruck vs Movsesian  0-1401998CRO-chTE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
22. Sherzer vs R Ruck  1-0411998Budapest FS04 GMB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
23. R Ruck vs A Sokolov  ½-½221999Hilton OpenE00 Queen's Pawn Game
24. R Ruck vs V Tukmakov  ½-½151999CRO-chTA15 English
25. Movsesian vs R Ruck  ½-½471999CRO-chTC41 Philidor Defense
 page 1 of 24; games 1-25 of 583  PGN Download
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Aug-25-08  myschkin: . . .

Hungarian GM Robert Ruck (born 1977)

Fide Card:


"GM Robert Ruck – ein Neuzugang mit Erfahrung" (in German)

Scoring his GM norm (in German)

Aug-25-08  myschkin: . . .

"Robert Ruck ist in der Familie mit seinen schachlichen Aktivitäten nicht allein. Sein älterer Bruder Tamas Ruck ist FIDE-Meister, hat bereits drei IM-Normen und trainiert Kinder in Szombathely ("

(Schachklub Eppingen)

Aug-26-08  myschkin: . . .

for photo


for "GM Robert Ruck – ein Neuzugang mit Erfahrung" (in German)

Jul-31-10  Dredge Rivers: His name is almost obscene! :)
Dec-10-10  BIDMONFA: Robert Ruck

RUCK, Robert

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