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Nathan Birnboim
N Birnboim 
Number of games in database: 257
Years covered: 1972 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2372 (2315 rapid, 2267 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2465

Overall record: +85 -91 =81 (48.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Modern Benoni (22) 
    A62 A64 A57 A63 A56
 King's Indian (19) 
    E67 E63 E60 E91 E62
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    E00 A40 A45 A41
 Catalan (10) 
    E04 E06 E08
 Slav (9) 
    D11 D18 D14 D16 D13
 English, 1 c4 c5 (8) 
    A31 A30 A38 A32
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (37) 
    B33 B30 B45 B21 B23
 Grunfeld (22) 
    D85 D99 D76 D93 D70
 English (8) 
    A15 A14 A16 A13 A17
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A45 D02 A46
 Slav (7) 
    D16 D10 D17 D15
 French Defense (6) 
    C16 C19 C00 C03
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Birnboim vs Dzindzichashvili, 1977 1-0
   N Birnboim vs D Gurevich, 1982 1/2-1/2
   N Birnboim vs M Czerniak, 1976 1-0
   N Birnboim vs E Raaste, 1978 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   1st Lloyds Bank Masters Open (1977)
   Biel (1982)
   Tel Aviv (1993)
   Be'er Sheva (1978)
   Rishon LeZion (1992)
   Tel Aviv (1988)
   Gideon Japhet Memorial (2014)
   EUR-chT (Men) 7th (1980)
   Valletta Olympiad (1980)
   Lucerne Olympiad (1982)
   Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)
   EUR-chT (Men) 9th (1989)
   Israeli Championship (2004)
   European Championship (2014)
   European Championship (2015)

   🏆 TCh-ISR
   N Birnboim vs A Kundin (Jan-22-22) 1/2-1/2
   N Birnboim vs Ladva (Jun-10-17) 1/2-1/2
   N Birnboim vs Z Sturua (Jun-08-17) 0-1
   N Birnboim vs M Chigaev (Jun-01-17) 0-1
   S Maze vs N Birnboim (May-31-17) 1/2-1/2

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(born Nov-27-1950, 71 years old) Israel

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Nathan Birnboim was born in Tel Aviv. He was Israeli champion in 1976 and 1980 and awarded the IM title in 1978.Birnboim played for Israel in five Chess Olympiads.

In 1976, at second reserve board in 22nd Olympiad in Haifa (+2 -1 =3); In 1978, at first reserve board in 23rd Olympiad in Buenos Aires (+4 -0 =4); In 1980, at second board in 24th Olympiad in La Valletta (+3 -4 =4); In 1982, at fourth board in 25th Olympiad in Lucerne (+4 -1 =3); In 1982, at fourth board in 26th Olympiad in Thessaloniki (+2 -2 =3). He won individual silver medal at Buenos Aires 1978.

He was Israeli Champion in 1976, 1980 and 1986. He played twice in zonal tournaments: at Randers 1982, he took 11th place and at Munich 1987 he took 4th place. In 1986, he took 5th in Jerusalem.

He won the bronze medal in the European Seniors championship 2019.

Birnboim was awarded the International Master (IM) title in 1978.

He is the CEO of a digital marketing company since 1998.

Wikipedia article: Nathan Birnboim

Last updated: 2022-03-09 00:59:03

 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 272  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Birnboim vs A Poulsen  1-0481972World Student Team Championship Final-AA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
2. N Birnboim vs A Malachi  1-0401973Netanya-BE60 King's Indian Defense
3. N Birnboim vs M Czerniak 1-0521976ISR-chD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
4. Romanishin vs N Birnboim  1-0331976WchT U26 fin-AC19 French, Winawer, Advance
5. M Woodhams vs N Birnboim  ½-½371976Haifa OlympiadD16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. N Birnboim vs Schussler  1-0731976Haifa OlympiadA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
7. E Mortensen vs N Birnboim  0-1221976Haifa OlympiadB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
8. N Birnboim vs F Kuijpers  ½-½421976Haifa OlympiadC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
9. N Birnboim vs K Wockenfuss  ½-½911976Haifa OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
10. S Estimo vs N Birnboim  1-0381976Haifa OlympiadB32 Sicilian
11. N Birnboim vs M Sharif  ½-½141977Netanya GMA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
12. N Birnboim vs Dzindzichashvili 1-0301977NetanyaE91 King's Indian
13. Nunn vs N Birnboim  ½-½2319771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB33 Sicilian
14. N Birnboim vs J G Nicholson  1-04019771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA43 Old Benoni
15. N Birnboim vs K J Wicker  1-03319771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA40 Queen's Pawn Game
16. P J Waters vs N Birnboim  0-12719771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB39 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation
17. N Birnboim vs Hartston  ½-½8119771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenD79 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O, Main line
18. N Birnboim vs Quinteros  ½-½2119771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
19. S Webb vs N Birnboim  ½-½1019771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. E Formanek vs N Birnboim  ½-½1019771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB33 Sicilian
21. N Birnboim vs C Pritchett  1-03919771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA63 Benoni, Fianchetto, 9...Nbd7
22. Y Bleiman vs N Birnboim  1-0321978Be'er ShevaD16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
23. S Tatai vs N Birnboim  1-0551978Be'er ShevaD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
24. M Stean vs N Birnboim  1-0401978Be'er ShevaA15 English
25. Korchnoi vs N Birnboim  1-0221978Be'er ShevaD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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  Benzol: Nathan Birnboim
Born 27th November 1950 in Tel Aviv
He was Israeli champion in 1976 and 1980 and was awarded his IM title in 1978.
Dec-27-08  BIDMONFA: Nathan Birnboim


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