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Grigory Abramovich Goldberg
Number of games in database: 100
Years covered: 1929 to 1961

Overall record: +20 -48 =32 (36.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 English (10) 
    A16 A13 A15 A10
 Nimzo Indian (8) 
    E33 E34 E41 E40 E32
 English, 1 c4 e5 (7) 
    A28 A23 A24 A25
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (10) 
    B10 B18 B11 B12 B15
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E38 E21 E24 E56 E32
 Sicilian (5) 
    B72 B51 B70 B74 B73
 Sicilian Dragon (4) 
    B73 B74 B70 B72
 French Defense (4) 
    C05 C00 C18
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C61 C71 C74
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Y Model vs G Goldberg, 1932 0-1
   G Goldberg vs Bronstein, 1961 1-0
   G Goldberg vs Dus Chotimirsky, 1944 1-0
   V Zak vs G Goldberg, 1951 1/2-1/2
   G Goldberg vs Petrosian, 1949 1-0
   Flohr vs G Goldberg, 1949 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Leningrad Championship (1932)
   USSR Championship (1945)
   USSR Championship (1949)

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(born Jul-22-1908, died Dec-01-1976, 68 years old) Russia

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 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 100  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Botvinnik vs G Goldberg 1-0321929LeningradD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. A Budo vs G Goldberg  1-0661932Leningrad ChampionshipD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. G Goldberg vs Ilyin-Zhenevsky  0-1221932Leningrad ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
4. A Y Model vs G Goldberg 0-1251932Leningrad ChampionshipA03 Bird's Opening
5. Ragozin vs G Goldberg 1-0621932Leningrad ChampionshipD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
6. G Goldberg vs L Savitsky  1-0371932Leningrad ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. Lisitsin vs G Goldberg  1-0281932Leningrad ChampionshipA15 English
8. G Goldberg vs G Miasoedov  1-0251932Leningrad ChampionshipE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
9. I Rabinovich vs G Goldberg  ½-½561932Leningrad ChampionshipA53 Old Indian
10. G Goldberg vs Botvinnik  ½-½621932Leningrad ChampionshipE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
11. Alatortsev vs G Goldberg 1-0481932Leningrad ChampionshipE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
12. G Goldberg vs Chekhover  1-0501932Leningrad ChampionshipE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
13. G Goldberg vs Ragozin  0-1401936Leningrad-chE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
14. G Goldberg vs Levenfish  ½-½641936Leningrad-chD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. Ragozin vs G Goldberg 0-1451936Leningrad-chE17 Queen's Indian
16. Levenfish vs G Goldberg  1-0401936Leningrad-chE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
17. Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs G Goldberg  0-1481936Leningrad-chB10 Caro-Kann
18. G Goldberg vs Ilyin-Zhenevsky  0-1391936Leningrad-chD04 Queen's Pawn Game
19. Konstantinopolsky vs G Goldberg  ½-½211940URS-sfB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
20. G Goldberg vs Chekhover 1-0401940URS-sfD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. M Stolberg vs G Goldberg  1-0621940URS-sfA25 English
22. G Goldberg vs Dus Chotimirsky 1-0331944URS-ch sfA16 English
23. Flohr vs G Goldberg  1-0311944Ch URS (1/2 final)E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
24. G Goldberg vs Ragozin  0-1401945USSR ChampionshipA10 English
25. Boleslavsky vs G Goldberg 1-0191945USSR ChampionshipC71 Ruy Lopez
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 100  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-31-05  InfinityCircuit: He was one of the seconds for the 1933 Flohr-Botvinnik match.

He also had quite a good record against Chekhover.

And Honza is right, I believe.

Jan-31-05  euripides: there are some interesting variations as well ... shut up Euripides
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  GrahamClayton: <InfinityCircuit>He was one of the seconds for the 1933 Flohr-Botvinnik match.

Goldberg was also Botvinnik's second for his World Championship matches in the 1950's.

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