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Number of games in database: 184
Years covered: 1946 to 1991
Overall record: +74 -42 =68 (58.7%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
V Zagorovsky vs A Bannik, 1955 1-0
V Zagorovsky vs Lipnitsky, 1952 1-0
Z Necesany vs V Zagorovsky, 1972 0-1
Bronstein vs V Zagorovsky, 1947 1/2-1/2
E Thiele vs V Zagorovsky, 1968 0-1
V Zagorovsky vs A Sandor Siklos, 1975 1-0
Estrin vs V Zagorovsky, 1975 1/2-1/2
V Zagorovsky vs P Dubinin, 1962 1-0
V Zagorovsky vs Estrin, 1968 1/2-1/2
J Ljungdahl vs V Zagorovsky, 1968 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
RSFSR Championship (1958)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
5th Correspondence World Championship Final by crawfb5
6th Correspondence World Championship Final by crawfb5
1975-80 World correspondence chess championship by gauer
8th Correspondence World Championship Final by crawfb5
4th Correspondence World Championship Final by crawfb5
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(born Jun-29-1925, died Nov-06-1994, 69 years old) Russia
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|Vladimir Pavlovich Zagorovsky was born in Voronezh, Russia (formerly USSR).
Awarded the IMC title in 1964 and the GMC title in 1966, he won the 4th World Correspondence Championship in 1965.
In the 5th Championship he was fourth, in the 6th he finished second, in the 7th he was third and in the 8th he was second. In 1951, he won the Soviet Army championship.
He was also Moscow Champion in 1952.
Wikipedia article: Vladimir Zagorovsky
| page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 236
|1. Koblents vs V Zagorovsky
||1-0||10||1946||Vilnius||C34 King's Gambit Accepted|
|2. V Zagorovsky vs V Kirillov
|| ||1-0||37||1947||USSR Championship||C64 Ruy Lopez, Classical|
|3. V Chekhover vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||1-0||50||1947||URS-ch sf||A24 English, Bremen System with ...g6|
|4. K Klaman vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||½-½||58||1947||URS-ch sf||A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4|
|5. V Zagorovsky vs A Vasiljev
|| ||1-0||32||1947||URS-ch sf||C64 Ruy Lopez, Classical|
|6. Bronstein vs V Zagorovsky
||½-½||24||1947||URS-ch sf||C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin|
|7. V Zagorovsky vs Taimanov
|| ||0-1||38||1947||URS-ch sf||C82 Ruy Lopez, Open|
|8. V Zagorovsky vs V Mikenas
|| ||1-0||52||1947||URS-ch sf||B03 Alekhine's Defense|
|9. Geller vs V Zagorovsky
||1-0||26||1948||1st Soviet Team-ch final||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|10. V Zagorovsky vs K Klaman
|| ||1-0||28||1948||1st Soviet Team-ch final||C78 Ruy Lopez|
|11. D Grechkin vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||1-0||30||1949||RSFSR Championship||C74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense|
|12. V Lyublinsky vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||1-0||35||1949||RSFSR Championship||C18 French, Winawer|
|13. Koblents vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||½-½||28||1949||URS-ch sf||C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|14. Taimanov vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||1-0||43||1949||URS-ch sf||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|15. V Zagorovsky vs Ufimtsev
|| ||0-1||35||1949||URS-ch sf||C11 French|
|16. A Zamikhovsky vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||0-1||36||1949||URS-ch sf||E90 King's Indian|
|17. V Zagorovsky vs Krogius
|| ||0-1||39||1949||URS-ch sf||C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|18. Levenfish vs V Zagorovsky
||1-0||58||1949||URS-ch sf||D48 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran|
|19. A Chistiakov vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||1-0||44||1950||URS-ch sf Kiev||D85 Grunfeld|
|20. I Kan vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||0-1||40||1950||RSFSR Championship||D47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|21. Panov vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||1-0||34||1950||URS-ch sf Kiev||C86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack|
|22. V Zagorovsky vs Sokolsky
||1-0||50||1950||URS-ch sf Kiev||B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation|
|23. Geller vs V Zagorovsky
||1-0||57||1950||URS-ch sf Kiev||C58 Two Knights|
|24. V Zagorovsky vs R Nezhmetdinov
|| ||½-½||10||1950||RSFSR Championship||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|25. Furman vs V Zagorovsky
|| ||0-1||31||1951||URS-chT||D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
| page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 236
|Mar-02-04|| ||shr0pshire: The 4th Correspondence Chess World Champion!
XV 1996-02 Gert Timmerman Netherlands
XIV 1994-99 Tonu Oim Estonia
XIII 1989-98 Mikhail Umansky Russia
XII 1984-90 Grigory Sanakoev USSR
XI 1981-87 Fritz Baumbach East Germany
X 1978-84 Victor Palciauskas USA
IX 1977-83 Tonu Oim USSR (Estonia)
VIII 1975-80 Jorn Sloth Denmark
VII 1972-76 Jakov Estrin USSR
VI 1968-71 Horst Rittner East Germany
V 1965-68 Hans Berliner USA
IV 1962-65 Vladimir Zagorovsky USSR
III 1959-62 Alberic O'Kelly de Galway Belgium
II 1956-59 Viacheslav Ragozin USSR
I 1950-53 Cecil (C.J.S.) Purdy Australia
|Dec-19-04|| ||Benzol: Vladimir Pavlovich Zagorovsky
Born 29th June 1925 in Voronezh
Moscow Champion in 1952 he became CIM in 1964 and a CGM in 1966 after winning the title in 1965.
In 1971 he was 2nd, 3rd= in 1975 and 2nd in 1980.
|Jun-29-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Vladimir Zagorovsky|
ZAGOROVSKY, Vladimir P.
|Jun-29-08|| ||brankat: Happy Birthday Vladimir!|
|Jun-29-08|| ||whiteshark: † died at the age of 69 on <Nov 6, 1994>
|Jun-29-09|| ||whiteshark: <Player of the Day>|
"Zagorovsky (1925-1994) was already a master when he took up postal play in the 1950s. He became 4th CC World Champion in the 60s and was also a FIFE IM. He continued to play at highest level up to his death, competing in five consecutive world championships finals with good placing in each. He also led the USSR team to Olympad success and played in numerous invitational GM tournaments with destinction."
Source: Tim Harding, "64 GREAT CHESS GAMES" - Masterpieces of Postal and Email Chess
|Jun-29-09|| ||WhiteRook48: Happy birthday|
|Jun-29-09|| ||lentil: only 2 games from the 4th correspondence WC, in which Z was the winner?! The world begs for more games.|
|Jun-29-09|| ||JohnBoy: This guy was one of the top correspondence players in the world for years - and he has precisely two notable games listed. One is an uneventful GM draw. This needs to be corrected.|
|Sep-05-11|| ||wordfunph: he authored the Romantic Chess Openings..
rest in peace master Zagorovsky.
|Oct-29-14|| ||ljfyffe: Zagorovsky was a member of the Russian team thar won the 1962-1964 CC Olympiad IV.|
|Jun-29-18|| ||WTHarvey: Here are 3 puzzles from Vladimir's games: http://wtharvey.com/zago.html Find the winning move.|
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