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Kalle Kiik
K Kiik 
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Number of games in database: 331
Years covered: 1980 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2386 (2261 rapid, 2349 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2475

Overall record: +106 -80 =116 (54.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 29 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (51) 
    B22 B40 B30 B52 B90
 Reti System (15) 
    A04 A06 A05
 French Defense (15) 
    C02 C00 C17 C07
 King's Indian Attack (14) 
 English (11) 
    A15 A10 A16 A13
 Robatsch (6) 
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (33) 
    B40 B45 B44 B83 B42
 Queen's Pawn Game (24) 
    A40 A41 A46 D02 A45
 Reti System (11) 
    A04 A06
 Tarrasch Defense (10) 
    D34 D32 D33
 Philidor's Defense (10) 
 King's Indian Attack (7) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   K Kiik vs H Rasch, 2009 1-0
   K Kiik vs D Lardot, 2006 1-0
   Pribyl vs K Kiik, 1985 1/2-1/2
   K Kiik vs Ehlvest, 1985 1/2-1/2
   A Gupta vs K Kiik, 2013 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Heart of Finland op 16th (2006)
   London Chess Classic Open (2012)
   Estonian Championship International (2001)
   Solett Open (2001)
   London Chess Classic Open (2014)
   London Chess Classic Open (2013)
   Keres Memorial Open (1998)
   Chigorin Memorial (1999)
   European Team Championship (1992)
   Aeroflot Open-B (2005)
   Arctic Chess Challenge (2009)
   European Club Cup (2006)
   Gibraltar Masters (2009)
   London Chess Classic Open (2015)
   Gibraltar Masters (2019)

   🏆 Chennai Olympiad
   K Kiik vs Issac Okeke (Aug-09-22) 1/2-1/2
   G Toczek vs K Kiik (Aug-08-22) 0-1
   K Kiik vs M Khusenkhojaev (Aug-07-22) 1/2-1/2
   J E Giron vs K Kiik (Aug-05-22) 1/2-1/2
   K Kiik vs G Kaloust (Aug-03-22) 1-0

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(born Feb-10-1963, 59 years old) Estonia

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International Master and FIDE Trainer. He won the Estonian Championship in 1988.

Kiik was born in Paide, the son of Estonian chess coach Jakob Kiik (12.05.1924—15.01.2014). In 1981 Kalle Kiik graduated from secondary school in Rakvere and in 1986 he graduated from University of Tartu with a chess coach degree. In 1981 Kiik won the Estonian Junior Chess Championship. He won the Estonian Chess Championship in 1988, finished second in 1987 and three times finished third (1986, 1993, 1997). Kalle Kiik played for Estonia three times in the Soviet Team Chess Championships (1983-1986). Kalle Kiik played for Estonia in Chess Olympiads:

In 1992, at reserve board in the 30th Chess Olympiad in Manila (+2 −0 =2); In 2000, at reserve board in the 34th Chess Olympiad in Istanbul (+2 −2 =1). Kalle Kiik played for Estonia in European Team Chess Championship:

In 1992, at third board in Debrecen (+2 −3 =4). In 1994 Kiik won the chess tournament in Netherlands town Sas van Gent. He worked as a chess coach in Estonia and Finland. In 2005 Kiik was the head coach of Estonian national women's and youth teams but in 2008 he was the head coach of Finland national junior team.

Wikipedia article: Kalle Kiik

Last updated: 2022-02-13 22:18:25

 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 413  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Kiik vs A Avshalumov  0-1261980USSR Junior ChampionshipC48 Four Knights
2. H Karner vs K Kiik  0-1741985TallinnD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. K Kiik vs T Karolyi Jr.  ½-½271985TallinnB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
4. A Veingold vs K Kiik  ½-½691985TallinnE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
5. K Kiik vs Ehlvest  ½-½411985TallinnA07 King's Indian Attack
6. Pribyl vs K Kiik  ½-½291985TallinnA14 English
7. K Kiik vs J Yrjola 0-1251985TallinnB89 Sicilian
8. Drasko vs K Kiik  1-0501985TallinnD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
9. K Kiik vs Gavrikov  0-1381985TallinnB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
10. A Kochyev vs K Kiik  1-0341985TallinnD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. K Kiik vs Tal 0-1381985TallinnB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
12. I Rogers vs K Kiik  1-0431985TallinnA46 Queen's Pawn Game
13. K Kiik vs Dolmatov  ½-½411985TallinnA07 King's Indian Attack
14. Oll vs K Kiik  ½-½171985TallinnE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
15. K Kiik vs G Kuzmin  0-1441985TallinnC78 Ruy Lopez
16. V Vepkhvishvili vs K Kiik  ½-½471987P.Kerese MemorialB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
17. K Kiik vs Smagin  ½-½791987URS-ch otborC60 Ruy Lopez
18. Kholmov vs K Kiik  ½-½111987URS-ch otborB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
19. K Kiik vs Shabalov  0-1231987URS-ch otborA04 Reti Opening
20. Salov vs K Kiik  ½-½511987URS-ch otborB40 Sicilian
21. K Kiik vs Psakhis  0-1271988URS Cup rapidA07 King's Indian Attack
22. K Kiik vs Psakhis  0-1271988URS Cup rapidA07 King's Indian Attack
23. K Kiik vs M Rychagov  ½-½121989Espoo opB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
24. K Kiik vs I Nei  0-1441989Espoo opC17 French, Winawer, Advance
25. I Nei vs K Kiik  1-0391989Joensuu opA07 King's Indian Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-18-08  myschkin: . . .
Eesti IM <Kalle Kiik> born 1963 in Paide

Bio (Estonian):


about Paide (German ~ Weißenstein):

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  whiteshark: aeiikkkll (alphabetic sequence)

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  perfidious: This player could have a battle royal with Emre Can.
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  SteinitzLives: Sounds like a west coast smoothie.
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  perfidious: Kiik could have lots of fun facing off with Thomas Assmann.
Sep-02-14  Whitehat1963: What a Kiik Assman name!
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  FSR: Another player with a palindromic surname.

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