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Kari Tikkanen
  
Number of games in database: 37
Years covered: 1986 to 2009
Last FIDE rating: 2260
Highest rating achieved in database: 2290
Overall record: +18 -8 =11 (63.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation (3 games)
E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical (2 games)
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E90 King's Indian (2 games)
D02 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)
A15 English (2 games)
B01 Scandinavian (2 games)
A46 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)
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KARI TIKKANEN
(born Oct-22-1956, 64 years old) Finland

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He is a FIDE master and a GMC.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 37  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Tikkanen vs J Kuczynski  1-0431986corr Baltic Sea tt-5D22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
2. K Tikkanen vs A Pyhala  1-0361989ch FinlandA80 Dutch
3. K Tikkanen vs Bagirov  ½-½331995Heart Of FinlandD02 Queen's Pawn Game
4. Bagirov vs K Tikkanen  ½-½291996Heart of Finland OpenE30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
5. K Tikkanen vs A Hollis  ½-½321997cr Cleeve memD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
6. K Tikkanen vs G Osterman  1-0481997cr Cleeve memE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
7. K Tikkanen vs B Zlender  ½-½301997cr Cleeve memD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
8. K Tikkanen vs K E Engel 1-0271997cr Cleeve memE70 King's Indian
9. R Hiltunen vs K Tikkanen  ½-½391997cr Cleeve memE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
10. K Tikkanen vs R A Redolfi ½-½151997cr Cleeve memE90 King's Indian
11. A P Borwell vs K Tikkanen  0-1391998cr Cleeve memB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
12. A Kozlowicz vs K Tikkanen  0-1351998cr Cleeve memB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
13. K Tikkanen vs F Brglez  1-0261998cr Cleeve memD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
14. D Pineault vs K Tikkanen  0-1191998cr Cleeve memB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
15. K Tikkanen vs M Kurtz  1-0361998cr Cleeve memE90 King's Indian
16. M Nimtz vs K Tikkanen  1-0341998cr Cleeve memB12 Caro-Kann Defense
17. T Thomas vs K Tikkanen  0-1721999cr Cleeve memB12 Caro-Kann Defense
18. K Tikkanen vs B Zlender  0-1351999cr Cleeve memA13 English
19. J DeMauro vs K Tikkanen  ½-½501999cr Cleeve memE00 Queen's Pawn Game
20. T Gustafsson vs K Tikkanen  0-1642001Solett OpenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
21. H Svensson vs K Tikkanen  ½-½172001Solett OpenB01 Scandinavian
22. K Tikkanen vs Hector  0-1452001Solett OpenD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
23. K Tikkanen vs J Mardell  1-0412001Solett OpenA04 Reti Opening
24. J Larsson vs K Tikkanen  0-1352001Solett OpenB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
25. K Tikkanen vs A Rustemov  0-1262001Solett OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-18-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  paavoh: Kari is a CC-GM with an ICCF rating of 2540, check out his games in the Cleeve Memorial. I knew him in the early 80's when we were studying at the university.
Jun-06-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: He won the <John F. Cleeve Memorial> (1996-1999?) with 10.5/14 points ahead of Dr. Manfred Nimtz 10.0/14 points.

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