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Nikola Spiridonov
  
Number of games in database: 204
Years covered: 1961 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2141
Highest rating achieved in database: 2394

Overall record: +42 -86 =76 (39.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 English (27) 
    A15 A14 A12 A11 A10
 Reti System (16) 
    A04 A05 A06
 English, 1 c4 e5 (9) 
    A20 A21 A25 A28 A23
 English, 1 c4 c5 (8) 
    A36 A34 A30 A31 A35
 King's Indian (7) 
    E60 E92 E61 E73 E94
 Uncommon Opening (5) 
    A00
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (27) 
    B17 B12 B10 B14 B18
 English, 1 c4 c5 (10) 
    A30 A39 A36 A35 A34
 Sicilian (9) 
    B32 B30 B21 B73 B35
 Grunfeld (8) 
    D86 D81 D94 D93 D82
 English (7) 
    A10 A16 A12 A15
 King's Indian Attack (5) 
    A07
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Flesch vs N Spiridonov, 1964 0-1
   N Spiridonov vs Estrin, 1971 1-0
   E Paoli vs N Spiridonov, 1976 0-1
   N Spiridonov vs L Shamkovich, 1969 1-0
   N Spiridonov vs Spassky, 1973 1/2-1/2
   N Spiridonov vs T Stanciu, 1973 1-0
   Uhlmann vs N Spiridonov, 1981 0-1

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Golden Sands
   N Spiridonov vs P Asparuhov (Jun-10-12) 0-1
   Z Ojagverdiyev vs N Spiridonov (Jun-09-12) 1/2-1/2
   N Spiridonov vs I Enchev (Jun-08-12) 0-1
   N Spiridonov vs A A Khouri (Jun-07-12) 1-0
   Akopian vs N Spiridonov (Jun-06-12) 1-0

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NIKOLA SPIRIDONOV
(born Feb-28-1938, 82 years old) Bulgaria

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Nikola Spiridonov was awarded the IM title in 1970 and the GM title in 1979. He won the Bulgarian Championship in 1969 (after a play-off). His best tournament results include equal firsts at Polanica Zdroj 1971 and Varna 1974.

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 204  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Kuijpers vs N Spiridonov  ½-½401961WchT U26 08thA47 Queen's Indian
2. Lombardy vs N Spiridonov 1-0331964WchT U26 11th fin-AA10 English
3. J Flesch vs N Spiridonov 1-0401964EU-chT sfA07 King's Indian Attack
4. J Flesch vs N Spiridonov 0-1491964Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-AA07 King's Indian Attack
5. N Spiridonov vs W Bialas  ½-½301964Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-AD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
6. D Byrne vs N Spiridonov  0-1551964Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-AA10 English
7. N Spiridonov vs A Menvielle Laccourreye  ½-½421964Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-AA00 Uncommon Opening
8. Stein vs N Spiridonov  1-0401964Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-AB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
9. R C Cruz vs N Spiridonov  1-0351964Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-AD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
10. R Wostyn vs N Spiridonov  0-1391966Orebro Stud olm prelim5B35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4
11. N Spiridonov vs S Bouaziz  1-0261966Orebro Stud olm prelim5A05 Reti Opening
12. B Brinck-Claussen vs N Spiridonov  0-1321966Orebro Stud olm prelim5D82 Grunfeld, 4.Bf4
13. N Spiridonov vs H Westerinen 1-0501966Orebro Stud olm fAA15 English
14. N Spiridonov vs Gheorghiu  ½-½271966Orebro Stud olm fAA04 Reti Opening
15. Hort vs N Spiridonov 1-0391966Orebro Stud olm fAB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
16. N Spiridonov vs M Basman  1-0531966Orebro Stud olm fAA12 English with b3
17. I Polgar vs N Spiridonov  0-1381966Orebro Stud olm fAA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
18. N Spiridonov vs A Hennings  1-0361966Orebro Stud olm fAA00 Uncommon Opening
19. Savon vs N Spiridonov  ½-½431966Orebro Stud olm fAA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
20. N Spiridonov vs C Zuidema  1-0211966Orebro Stud olm fAA20 English
21. Y Stepak vs N Spiridonov 1-0391966Orebro Stud olm fAB10 Caro-Kann
22. N Spiridonov vs Kurajica  ½-½211966Orebro Stud olm fAA07 King's Indian Attack
23. B Brinck-Claussen vs N Spiridonov  ½-½311966Orebro Stud olm fAA56 Benoni Defense
24. N Spiridonov vs Sliwa  0-1541967DSV-TurnierA04 Reti Opening
25. V Tukmakov vs N Spiridonov  ½-½191967DSV-TurnierD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 204  PGN Download
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Nov-03-09
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  Tabanus: Still going strong! As seen from this tournament win (1st Memorial Kamen Piskov 2009):

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr241...

Jun-04-12  twinlark: He's playing in the Grand Europe Open at White Sands: http://golden-sands-2012.chessmix.c...
Mar-03-19
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  PhilFeeley: Trainer of Maxime Vachier-Lagrave.

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