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Grigory Ionovich Ravinsky
Number of games in database: 110
Years covered: 1926 to 1966

Overall record: +20 -47 =42 (37.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (19) 
    C97 C72 C92 C86 C63
 Sicilian (14) 
    B93 B62 B74 B32 B52
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (11) 
    C97 C92 C86 C95 C96
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (15) 
    C61 C77 C81 C83 C91
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D56 D61 D60 D57
 Ruy Lopez, Open (4) 
    C81 C80 C83
 Slav (4) 
    D16 D15 D14
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Ravinsky vs Panov, 1943 1-0
   Ravinsky vs G Ilivitsky, 1952 1-0
   Ravinsky vs Bronstein, 1944 1/2-1/2
   N Zubarev vs Ravinsky, 1929 0-1
   Bronstein vs Ravinsky, 1947 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   USSR Championship (1944)

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(born Oct-18-1909, died 1994, 84 years old) Russia

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Grigory Ionovich Ravinsky was born in St. Petersburg. He was awarded the title of International Arbiter in 1957.

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 110  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Ravinsky vs P Romanovsky  0-1301926Leningrad-chB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
2. N Zubarev vs Ravinsky  0-1161929USSR ChampionshipA35 English, Symmetrical
3. Kan vs Ravinsky  1-0341929USSR ChampionshipB10 Caro-Kann
4. Capablanca vs Ravinsky 1-0801935Clock simul, 10bE16 Queen's Indian
5. A Khachaturov vs Ravinsky  1-0201940Candidate to MasterB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
6. Bondarevsky vs Ravinsky  1-0491940Candidate to MasterD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. V Makogonov vs Ravinsky  ½-½331941Ch URS (1/2 final)D22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
8. Boleslavsky vs Ravinsky  ½-½441942Moscow-chC67 Ruy Lopez
9. Ravinsky vs Ragozin  0-1401942Moscow-chE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
10. Zamikhovsky vs Ravinsky  0-1361942Moscow-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Ravinsky vs Smyslov 0-1691942Moscow-chC26 Vienna
12. Ravinsky vs Dus Chotimirsky  1-0361942Moscow-chC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
13. Ravinsky vs Kotov 1-0301942Moscow-chB32 Sicilian
14. Ravinsky vs Panov 1-0361943MoscowB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
15. Ravinsky vs Kotov  0-1211944Moscow, USSRD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. Ravinsky vs Flohr  ½-½241944Ch URS (1/2 final)D26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
17. Alatortsev vs Ravinsky  1-0621944USSR ChampionshipD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Ravinsky vs Lisitsin  0-1351944USSR ChampionshipB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
19. Botvinnik vs Ravinsky 1-01261944USSR ChampionshipD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
20. Ravinsky vs Sokolsky 1-0441944USSR ChampionshipC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
21. Lilienthal vs Ravinsky  ½-½411944USSR ChampionshipD16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
22. Ravinsky vs Bronstein ½-½411944USSR ChampionshipC76 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, Fianchetto Variation
23. A Khavin vs Ravinsky  ½-½311944USSR ChampionshipC78 Ruy Lopez
24. Ravinsky vs Veresov  ½-½341944USSR ChampionshipE07 Catalan, Closed
25. Flohr vs Ravinsky 1-0341944USSR ChampionshipD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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Oct-18-09  kramputz: Happy 100. 2 years older than Lilienthal.
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  whiteshark: Player of the Day

Deceased in 1994 NicBase

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  TheFocus: There is no truth to the rumor that this player's nickname is <Ravioli>.
Dec-19-13  Bowen Island: Check out ICC for Larry C's demonstration of a brilliant win by Ravinsky over Panov in 1943.

Game 11 above!!

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  juan31: Another example of the ability of chess to become immortal the work of a person

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