Number of games in database: 169
Years covered: 1988 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2386 (2387 rapid, 2205 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2465
Overall record: +53 -51 =63 (50.6%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
A Raetsky vs Wolfgang Schmid, 2012 1-0
M Brodsky vs A Raetsky, 2004 0-1
A Raetsky vs G Salem, 2001 1-0
A Raetsky vs K Mona, 2016 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Swiss Championship (2005)
Abu Dhabi Masters (2016)
Abu Dhabi Masters (2017)
🏆 Abu Dhabi Masters
A Raetsky vs Valery Sviridov (Aug-22-17) 0-1
Vugar Manafov vs A Raetsky (Aug-21-17) 0-1
A Raetsky vs E Hakobyan (Aug-20-17) 1-0
A Raetsky vs S Fadeev (Aug-19-17) 0-1
C Sakshi vs A Raetsky (Aug-19-17) 0-1
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| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 169
|1. Y R Yakovich vs A Raetsky
|| ||0-1||40||1988||RSFSR-ch||E20 Nimzo-Indian|
|2. A Raetsky vs Antoshin
|| ||½-½||40||1988||RSFSR-ch||D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|3. Kholmov vs A Raetsky
||1-0||41||1988||RSFSR-ch||C42 Petrov Defense|
|4. Svidler vs A Raetsky
||1-0||50||1989||Voroshilovgrad||C47 Four Knights|
|5. Movsesian vs A Raetsky
||1-0||37||1992||Pardubice op||C43 Petrov, Modern Attack|
|6. Shevchenko vs A Raetsky
||0-1||24||1992||Russia||C34 King's Gambit Accepted|
|7. A Raetsky vs J Lechtynsky
|| ||½-½||22||1992||Pardubice op||E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3|
|8. M Brodsky vs A Raetsky
|| ||½-½||43||1993||Rostov-on-Don Open||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|9. A Raetsky vs Hertneck
|| ||½-½||31||1993||Zillertal op||A31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation|
|10. A Raetsky vs A M Galliamova
|| ||0-1||61||1993||Rostov-on-Don Open||D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|11. J Gdanski vs A Raetsky
||0-1||47||1994||Biel||C23 Bishop's Opening|
|12. Bagirov vs A Raetsky
|| ||1-0||67||1994||Giessen op||A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack|
|13. R Tischbierek vs A Raetsky
|| ||1-0||39||1994||Biel||C26 Vienna|
|14. A Raetsky vs V Tukmakov
|| ||½-½||34||1994||Biel MTO op||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|15. A Raetsky vs Glek
|| ||½-½||37||1994||Bad Ragaz op||E73 King's Indian|
|16. P Haba vs A Raetsky
|| ||0-1||37||1995||Donau op||C42 Petrov Defense|
|17. M Djurkovic vs A Raetsky
|| ||½-½||48||1995||Donau op||D23 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|18. A Raetsky vs V Tukmakov
|| ||½-½||29||1995||Biel MTO op||D91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5|
|19. Hertneck vs A Raetsky
|| ||½-½||16||1995||Werfen op-A||D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|20. O Maiorov vs A Raetsky
|| ||1-0||33||1995||Krasnodar||C43 Petrov, Modern Attack|
|21. A Raetsky vs J Boey
|| ||1-0||39||1995||It (active), IV||D07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense|
|22. D B Gurevich vs A Raetsky
|| ||1-0||52||1995||Bern open||D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|23. V Tukmakov vs A Raetsky
|| ||1-0||37||1995||Bern open||D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|24. M Brodsky vs A Raetsky
|| ||½-½||43||1996||Yerevan op||A28 English|
|25. A Raetsky vs E de Kleuver
|| ||½-½||46||1996||Reykjavik Open||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 169
|Nov-17-09|| ||Tabanus: GM Alexander Raetsky, Russia, born 17 October 1961. Now rated 2435, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...|
IM in 1992. Rating peak 2510 in 1995. GM in 2005. Chess trainer
Frequent contributor to 64 and New in Chess. Author (with Maxim Chetverik) of several books (Everyman Chess):
The Classical Sicilian (2007)
Boris Spassky: master of initiative (2006)
Queen's Gambit Accepted (2006)
Petroff Defence (2005)
Mikhail Tal, Tactical chess genius (2004)
The Catalan (2004)
Alexander Alekhine: Master of Attack (2004)
English...e5: The Reversed Sicilian Lines (2003)
Meeting 1.e4 (2001)
http://www.chessbase.com/news/2009/... (2nd from left, with pupils from UAE)
Winner of Abu Dhabi Open three days ago:
|Oct-17-10|| ||wordfunph: GM Raetsky is also the co-author of the book Starting Out: Benoni Systems|
my friend <spawn2> gifted me a book Boris Spassky Master of Initiative by Raetsky & Chetverik, a good read at 9/10 rating.
|Nov-25-11|| ||wordfunph: from Jacob Aagaard & John Shaw's Experts vs. the Sicilian..|
<42-year-old Alexander Raetsky made his first GM norm after 9, 10 and 11 rounds of the Biel Open 2004, but was unfortunately given one and not three norms for the effort.>
finally pocketed his GM title in 2005 :)
|May-17-17|| ||BIDMONFA: Alexander Raetsky|
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