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Sicilian, Scheveningen (B82)
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 e6 6 f4

Number of games in database: 963
Years covered: 1952 to 2022
Overall record:
   White wins 42.9%
   Black wins 26.1%
   Draws 31.0%

Popularity graph, by decade

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With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
John van der Wiel  18 games
Mikhail Tal  15 games
Alexey Suetin  15 games
Mihai Suba  17 games
Vlastimil Jansa  15 games
Ulf Andersson  12 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
Tal vs Larsen, 1965
A Ostapenko vs S Kurkin, 1970
Tal vs Koblents, 1965
Keres vs Smyslov, 1959
Huebner vs Petrosian, 1971
S Ionov vs A Yashtylov, 2000
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 page 1 of 39; games 1-25 of 963  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Castaldi vs V Nestler  ½-½641952Italian ChampionshipB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
2. W Reichenbach vs G Moehring  1-0271954GDR Junior ChampionshipB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
3. R G Wade vs J Penrose  0-1361957CongressB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
4. Keres vs Smyslov 0-1401959Bled-Zagreb-Belgrade CandidatesB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
5. W Heidenfeld vs O'Kelly  0-1631960Madrid ZonalB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
6. A Matanovic vs B Wexler  1-0221961Mar del PlataB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
7. Parma vs Gheorghiu  1-0251961Wch U20 fin-AB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
8. V Sokolov vs Puc  ½-½331961Yugoslav ChampionshipB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
9. Ciric vs J Stupica  1-0561961Yugoslav ChampionshipB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
10. B Milic vs Gligoric  ½-½591961SarajevoB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
11. I Lenchiner vs V Zurakhov  0-1731961Ukrainian ChampionshipB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
12. Tal vs R Toran Albero 1-0271961EUR-chT (Men) 2ndB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. A Kuindzhy vs G Larusson  1-0351961Wch U20 fin-AB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
14. A Matanovic vs M Bertok  1-0791961BledB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
15. A Matanovic vs Janosevic  1-0411961Belgrade opB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
16. Parma vs J Eising  1-0261962Hoogovens-B2B82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. A Matanovic vs Smailbegovic  1-0411962YUG-ch 17thB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
18. Smailbegovic vs Janosevic  ½-½301962YUG-ch 17thB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. O M Hindle vs A W Bowen  1-0391962British ChampionshipB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
20. Parma vs M Rantanen  ½-½451962Varna Olympiad qual-3B82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
21. Suetin vs Stein 0-1271962USSR ChampionshipB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
22. Ciric vs A Nedeljkovic  1-0291963BelgradeB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
23. Parma vs C van den Berg 1-0211963HoogovensB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. C Zuidema vs C van den Berg  ½-½951964HoogovensB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. A Matanovic vs Korchnoi  ½-½561964URS-YUGB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-28-03  Feddergurl1: i want to play a game of chess
Dec-21-04  Backward Development:
Sep-13-08  just a kid: Sort of funny that Tal has all the notable White wins games and kasparov has all the notable black wins games.Oh yeah and Third!

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