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Ram Soffer
Number of games in database: 137
Years covered: 1987 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2481 (2409 rapid, 2390 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2517

Overall record: +48 -34 =51 (55.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 4 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English, 1 c4 e5 (9) 
    A20 A29 A21 A22 A26
 English (7) 
    A18 A11 A10 A12 A13
 King's Indian (7) 
    E97 E76 E77 E94
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E32 E20
 English, 1 c4 c5 (5) 
    A36 A34 A35
 Sicilian (4) 
    B30 B40 B60
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (16) 
    B48 B47 B40 B42 B39
 French Defense (10) 
    C01 C02 C14 C03 C07
 Sicilian Taimanov (7) 
    B48 B47
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A20 A22 A28
 Reti System (5) 
    A04 A05 A06
 Nimzo Indian (4) 
    E25 E32 E43
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   I Mrykhin vs R Soffer, 2012 0-1
   R Soffer vs Fritz, 2000 1-0
   R Soffer vs W Wandzik, 2011 1/2-1/2
   R Soffer vs N Meskovs, 2011 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Senior Teams Championship (50+) (2017)
   Gideon Japhet Memorial (2014)
   European Championship (2012)
   Chigorin Memorial (2017)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2011)
   Chigorin Memorial (2016)
   Chigorin Memorial (2012)

   🏆 Chigorin Memorial
   R Soffer vs M Askerov (Oct-29-17) 0-1
   A Zimin vs R Soffer (Oct-28-17) 0-1
   R Soffer vs S Swaminathan (Oct-27-17) 0-1
   S Vokhidov vs R Soffer (Oct-26-17) 1-0
   R Soffer vs Anton Konaplev (Oct-25-17) 1-0

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(born Sep-06-1965, 55 years old) Israel

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Wikipedia article: Ram Soffer

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 137  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kudrin vs R Soffer 1-0301987MartignyC55 Two Knights Defense
2. Suba vs R Soffer 1-0351987Biel1B39 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation
3. R Soffer vs Smejkal  ½-½301988Berlin opD97 Grunfeld, Russian
4. N Davies vs R Soffer  ½-½271989Tel Aviv-BA09 Reti Opening
5. T Fatin vs R Soffer  0-134198913th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA22 English
6. R Soffer vs Brunner  ½-½511990Bern ZonalD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
7. E Brestian vs R Soffer  ½-½231990Bern ZonalD73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3
8. R Soffer vs I Manor  1-0441990Bern ZonalD96 Grunfeld, Russian Variation
9. R Soffer vs G Rechlis  0-1371990Bern ZonalA80 Dutch
10. A Fauland vs R Soffer  1-0611990Bern ZonalA06 Reti Opening
11. R Soffer vs R Frick  1-0491990Bern ZonalE97 King's Indian
12. Tal vs R Soffer 1-0401990Tel AvivE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
13. V Eingorn vs R Soffer  1-0481990Berliner SommerD53 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. R Soffer vs Kindermann  1-0501990Bern ZonalA22 English
15. R Soffer vs Psakhis 0-1221990Tel AvivA21 English
16. Wahls vs R Soffer  ½-½421990Bern ZonalB42 Sicilian, Kan
17. R Soffer vs N Davies  ½-½401990Tel AvivA10 English
18. I Rogers vs R Soffer  1-0351990Biel MTO opC14 French, Classical
19. R Soffer vs Romanishin 0-1371991Bad Lauterberg 54/527E20 Nimzo-Indian
20. R Soffer vs Psakhis  0-1541991Tel AvivA00 Uncommon Opening
21. R Soffer vs Psakhis  0-1541991Tel AvivA00 Uncommon Opening
22. Hertneck vs R Soffer  ½-½461991Bad LauterbergC02 French, Advance
23. Murey vs R Soffer  ½-½351991It (cat. 4), Tel AvivB42 Sicilian, Kan
24. R Soffer vs N Davies  1-0361991Tel AvivE77 King's Indian
25. Smirin vs R Soffer  ½-½381991Tel AvivA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: Ram Soffer is one of only three players to hold both over the board and problem solving GM titles. The other two are Andrew Jonathan Mestel and John Nunn
Sep-06-06  BIDMONFA: Ram Soffer


Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: The real <GM RAM>, so to say.
Apr-25-11  solskytz: Some of this guy's distinctions include:

World championship in chess problem solving

Five times second place in Israeli Bridge Championship

Most accomplished concert pianist, with a very wide repertoire

and a Master's degree in mathematics

Oct-30-12  waustad: He's playing now in the Chigorin Memorial:

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