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Leonid Savitsky
L Savitsky 
Number of games in database: 49
Years covered: 1931 to 1935

Overall record: +20 -16 =13 (54.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D55 D64 D59 D51
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D37 D30 D39
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C79 C68 C78 C90
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E23 E22 E24 E34 E36
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   F Bohatirchuk vs L Savitsky, 1934 0-1
   P Dubinin vs L Savitsky, 1934 0-1
   L Savitsky vs Panov, 1934 1-0
   L Savitsky vs V Makogonov, 1934 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Leningrad Championship (1932)
   USSR Championship 1934/35 (1934)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Leningrad Championship 1932 by Phony Benoni

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(born Jan-12-1911, died Jul-08-1935, 24 years old) Russia

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Leonid Yakovlevich Savitsky was a Soviet Master who competed in the USSR Championships of 1933 and 1934.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 49  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Savitsky vs Botvinnik  0-1331931Leningrad ttC28 Vienna Game
2. V Chekhover vs L Savitsky  ½-½311932Leningrad ChampionshipC01 French, Exchange
3. L Savitsky vs A Budo  1-0301932Leningrad ChampionshipD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs L Savitsky ½-½431932Leningrad ChampionshipC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. L Savitsky vs A Model  0-1401932Leningrad ChampionshipA91 Dutch Defense
6. G Goldberg vs L Savitsky  1-0371932Leningrad ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. Ragozin vs L Savitsky ½-½821932Leningrad ChampionshipC15 French, Winawer
8. L Savitsky vs Lisitsin  1-0391932Leningrad ChampionshipD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
9. G Miasoedov vs L Savitsky  0-1451932Leningrad ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
10. L Savitsky vs I Rabinovich  1-0511932Leningrad ChampionshipD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
11. Botvinnik vs L Savitsky 1-0191932Leningrad ChampionshipE23 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann
12. L Savitsky vs Alatortsev  ½-½461932Leningrad ChampionshipE60 King's Indian Defense
13. F Bohatirchuk vs L Savitsky 1-0331933USSR ChampionshipC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
14. L Savitsky vs I Rabinovich ½-½171933USSR ChampionshipD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
15. L Savitsky vs Feofilov 1-039193310th Ch LeningradA00 Uncommon Opening
16. L Savitsky vs N Riumin  ½-½451933USSR ChampionshipA97 Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky
17. V Rauzer vs L Savitsky  1-0391933USSR ChampionshipC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
18. L Savitsky vs Lisitsin  1-0601933USSR ChampionshipE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
19. L Savitsky vs Botvinnik 0-1361933USSR ChampionshipA47 Queen's Indian
20. I Rudakovsky vs L Savitsky  ½-½4319344th Ch RSFSR (qf-B)E22 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann Variation
21. L Savitsky vs Goier  1-02119344th Ch RSFSR (qf-B)A50 Queen's Pawn Game
22. E Kuzminykh vs L Savitsky  0-136193410th Ch LeningradA50 Queen's Pawn Game
23. L Savitsky vs G Stepanov (Schneideman)  1-028193410th Ch LeningradD21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
24. L Savitsky vs Levenfish  1-0201934Leningrad National tournamentD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. L Savitsky vs D Rovner  1-0441934Trade Unions championshipE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 49  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-31-06  BIDMONFA: Leonid Savitsky

Nov-08-06  Resignation Trap: This player died way too young!
Here is a photo of him: .
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: 24 years of age is way too young to die. I wonder what happened?
Apr-24-11  BobCrisp: According to <Soltis>, the cause of death was an incurable heart ailment.

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