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Number of games in database: 380
Years covered: 1973 to 2007
Last FIDE rating: 2457 (2442 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2605
Overall record: +132 -117 =130 (52.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Zaichik vs Bronstein, 1980 1-0
Zaichik vs Vasiukov, 1982 1-0
Zaichik vs Kupreichik, 1989 1-0
Zaichik vs V Osnos, 1978 1-0
Zaichik vs Vladimirov, 1975 1-0
Zaichik vs E Formanek, 2004 1-0
Chekhov vs Zaichik, 1989 0-1
Chekhov vs Zaichik, 1982 0-1
Tseshkovsky vs Zaichik, 1982 1/2-1/2
V Vepkhvishvili vs Zaichik, 1979 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Toth Memorial (1983)
URS-ch FL50 (1982)
San Sebastian Open (1991)
Goglidze Memorial (1983)
Goglidze Memorial (1980)
Agzamov Memorial (1986)
United States Championship (2003)
Panormo Zonal (1998)
28th World Open (2000)
46th URS-ch selection (1978)
Yerevan Olympiad (1996)
Moscow Olympiad (1994)
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Last updated: 2022-08-16 03:10:28
(born Feb-11-1957, 66 years old) Georgia (federation/nationality United States of America)
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Georgian champion in 1978 and 1979, Gennadi Zaichik began to achieve his first significant successes in the early 1980s. In 1982 in Telavi, he shared second place with Georgy Agzamov (behind Rafael Vaganian) in the Soviet Chess Championship First League.
A year later, in Jūrmala, Zaichik finished third in the Soviet Junior Chess Championship in the U26 age group, also winning the international chess tournament in Kecskemét. In 1984, he won the Rubinstein Memorial in Polanica-Zdrój. In 1984, Zaichik was awarded the FIDE Grandmaster (GM) title.
In 1985, in Prague he finished second place in the International chess tournament of the Bohemians. In 1987, Zaichik won the Capablanca Memorial B tournament in Camagüey and shared first place (with Viswanathan Anand) in Coimbatore. In 1989, he shared second place in Berlin, and in 1991, finished equal first in the open chess tournament in San Sebastián.
| page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 518
|1. G Zaichik vs Tal
||0-1||36||1973||Moscow||A53 Old Indian|
|2. A Guseinov vs G Zaichik
|| ||0-1||30||1973||URS-chT Juniors||B98 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|3. G Zaichik vs V Fedorov
|| ||1-0||51||1973||USSR Cup 1/16||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|4. V Fedorov vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||42||1973||USSR Cup 1/16||B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack|
|5. G Zaichik vs L Maslov
|| ||1-0||59||1973||USSR Cup 1/32||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|6. G Zaichik vs L Maslov
|| ||1-0||65||1973||USSR Cup 1/32||E41 Nimzo-Indian|
|7. L Maslov vs G Zaichik
|| ||0-1||55||1973||USSR Cup 1/32||A04 Reti Opening|
|8. V Vepkhvishvili vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||37||1973||Ch Chess Palace||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|9. Tuvosky vs G Zaichik
|| ||0-1||22||1974||USSR||E15 Queen's Indian|
|10. M Mukhin vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||33||1974||USSR||B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5|
|11. G Zaichik vs M Shishov
|| ||1-0||48||1974||Georgian Championship 1973||A54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3|
|12. T Giorgadze vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||25||1974||Georgian Championship 1973||B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack|
|13. G Zaichik vs Rosenberg
|| ||1-0||51||1974||USSR||A62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation|
|14. B Gurgenidze vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||46||1974||Georgian Championship 1973||B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6|
|15. G Zaichik vs A Kochyev
|| ||0-1||43||1975||Junior Qualification Tournament||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|16. G Zaichik vs Vladimirov
||1-0||26||1975||Junior Qualification Tournament||A44 Old Benoni Defense|
|17. A Ivanov vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||42||1975||Junior Qualification Tournament||B06 Robatsch|
|18. L Zaid vs G Zaichik
|| ||0-1||39||1975||Junior Qualification Tournament||E42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)|
|19. Taimanov vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||39||1975|| 13th Soviet Team Championship Final-A||E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line|
|20. Gulko vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||60||1975|| 13th Soviet Team Championship Final-A||A55 Old Indian, Main line|
|21. G Zaichik vs Vladimirov
|| ||0-1||24||1976||Tallin U20||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|22. A Machulsky vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||21||1976||Juniors||B56 Sicilian|
|23. G Zaichik vs Gavrikov
|| ||0-1||30||1976||9th Soviet Team Cup||A56 Benoni Defense|
|24. G Zaichik vs R Korsunsky
|| ||1-0||28||1976||9th Soviet Team Cup||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|25. D Losev vs G Zaichik
|| ||1-0||37||1976||9th Soviet Team Cup||B89 Sicilian|
| page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 518
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