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Mikhail Rytshagov
Number of games in database: 163
Years covered: 1986 to 2006
Last FIDE rating: 2457
Highest rating achieved in database: 2529

Overall record: +38 -24 =91 (54.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 10 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (45) 
    B42 B90 B43 B81 B47
 Ruy Lopez (9) 
    C92 C69 C78 C84 C89
 Sicilian Kan (9) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Sicilian Taimanov (8) 
    B47 B45 B46 B48
 French Defense (7) 
    C11 C01 C18 C02 C10
 Caro-Kann (7) 
    B12 B17
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (24) 
    B84 B52 B83 B81 B80
 Sicilian Scheveningen (12) 
    B84 B83 B80 B81 B82
 Grunfeld (11) 
    D85 D82 D91 D76 D78
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A29 A20
 Petrov (5) 
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (5) 
    D27 D24 D26 D23
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Rytshagov vs R Slobodjan, 1999 1-0
   M Rytshagov vs Ivanchuk, 1986 1-0
   G Danner vs M Rytshagov, 1997 0-1
   M Rytshagov vs I Stohl, 2000 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2000)

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(born Nov-12-1967, 53 years old) Estonia

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Awarded the Grandmaster title in 1997. Champion of Estonia in 2000. Represented Estonia in the chess Olympiads from 1992 through 2002. Coach and second to Alexey Shirov. Participated in the 2000 FIDE World Chess Championship, but knocked out in the first round by Etienne Bacrot. Peak Elo rating: 2565 in 2000. He is also a FIDE Senior Trainer (2011).

Wikipedia article: Mihhail Rõtšagov

Last updated: 2017-11-12 05:27:37

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 163  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Rytshagov vs Ivanchuk 1-0471986NovosibirskB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
2. Yakovich vs M Rytshagov  ½-½191988URS-ch otbor56B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
3. Timoshchenko vs M Rytshagov  1-0291988URS-ch otbor56D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
4. M Rytshagov vs Suetin  ½-½291989Espoo opB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
5. A Pyhala vs M Rytshagov  1-0371989Estonia vs. FinlandB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
6. M Rytshagov vs A Pyhala  0-1361989Estonia vs. FinlandC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
7. M Rytshagov vs Shirov  ½-½221990USSR 49/B89 Sicilian
8. R Berner vs M Rytshagov  0-1371990Rilton CupA07 King's Indian Attack
9. J Aijala vs M Rytshagov 1-0411991Jyvaskyla opB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
10. M Rytshagov vs I Stohl  0-1491991Arnold CupB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
11. M Rytshagov vs J Aijala  1-0331992Kuopio opC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
12. Nunn vs M Rytshagov  1-0741992Manila OlympiadB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. J Gdanski vs M Rytshagov  ½-½531992Manila OlympiadB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
14. M Rytshagov vs V Eingorn  ½-½411992Manila OlympiadB06 Robatsch
15. N Ginting vs M Rytshagov  ½-½251992Manila OlympiadA34 English, Symmetrical
16. J Reyes vs M Rytshagov  ½-½301992Manila OlympiadB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. M Rytshagov vs Meduna  0-1601992Manila OlympiadB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
18. M Rytshagov vs Kharlov  0-1401992Helsinki opB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
19. M Rytshagov vs J Ye  ½-½121992Helsinki opB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
20. M Rytshagov vs Portisch  0-1571992EUR-chT (Men) 10thB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
21. J Yrjola vs M Rytshagov  ½-½231992EUR-chT (Men) 10thD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
22. M Rytshagov vs Lanka 0-1441992EUR-chT (Men) 10thB89 Sicilian
23. A Grosar vs M Rytshagov  ½-½191992EUR-chT (Men) 10thB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. Robatsch vs M Rytshagov ½-½601992EUR-chT (Men) 10thA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
25. M Rytshagov vs L B Hansen  ½-½371992EUR-chT (Men) 10thB12 Caro-Kann Defense
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  Tabanus: GM Mikhail Rytshagov, Estonia, born 12 November 1967. Now rated 2479,

Played in European Team Ch 1992 (board 1) and 1997. GM in 1997. Rating peak 2565 in 1998. Estonian champion in 2000. Played in all olympiads 1992-2002 (table 2 2000). Contributor to NIC and NIC Yearbook. Long time friend and second of GM Alexey Shirov. FIDE Trainer.

Pictures: (vs Romanishin)

Biography: (in Polish) (in Dutch)

Nov-12-17  BIDMONFA: Mikhail Rytshagov


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