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Mikhail Rytshagov
Number of games in database: 977
Years covered: 1986 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2457
Highest rating achieved in database: 2529

Overall record: +367 -116 =468 (63.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 26 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (213) 
    B90 B32 B22 B30 B33
 Ruy Lopez (75) 
    C92 C84 C80 C70 C63
 French Defense (47) 
    C02 C18 C11 C01 C12
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (38) 
    C92 C84 C99 C97 C87
 Caro-Kann (37) 
    B12 B18 B17 B10 B15
 Sicilian Najdorf (27) 
    B90 B92 B98 B96
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (186) 
    B84 B22 B90 B83 B81
 Sicilian Scheveningen (67) 
    B84 B83 B81 B80 B82
 Grunfeld (60) 
    D85 D82 D76 D91 D78
 Sicilian Najdorf (34) 
    B90 B93 B96 B91 B95
 Queen's Pawn Game (27) 
    A45 D02 A46 A40 E00
 King's Indian Attack (27) 
    A07 A08
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Rytshagov vs Ivanchuk, 1986 1-0
   M Rytshagov vs R Slobodjan, 1999 1-0
   G Danner vs M Rytshagov, 1997 0-1
   A Yegiazarian vs M Rytshagov, 1994 1/2-1/2

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2000)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Keres Memorial Open (1998)
   Helsinki Open (1992)
   European Team Championship (1997)
   Yerevan Olympiad (1996)
   Elista Olympiad (1998)
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2000)

   🏆 TCh-FIN SM 2013-14
   M Rytshagov vs D Ebeling (Feb-09-14) 1/2-1/2
   O Sepp vs M Rytshagov (Feb-08-14) 1/2-1/2

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(born Nov-12-1967, 54 years old) Estonia

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Awarded the Grandmaster title in 1997. Champion of Estonia in 2000. Represented Estonia in the chess Olympiads from 1992 through 2002. Coach and second to Alexey Shirov. Participated in the 2000 FIDE World Chess Championship, but knocked out in the first round by Etienne Bacrot. Peak Elo rating: 2565 in 2000. He is also a FIDE Senior Trainer (2011).

Wikipedia article: Mihhail Rõtšagov

Last updated: 2017-11-12 05:27:37

 page 1 of 40; games 1-25 of 977  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Rytshagov vs Ivanchuk 1-0471986NovosibirskB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
2. M Rytshagov vs Zaichik  1-0341988URS-ch otbor56B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. K Sorri vs M Rytshagov  1-0351988FIN-ESTD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
4. M Rytshagov vs Neverov  1-0471988URS-ch otbor56C05 French, Tarrasch
5. M Rytshagov vs I Novikov  0-1331988Tallin Dynamo-chB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
6. M Rytshagov vs K Sorri  ½-½421988FIN-ESTC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
7. Kengis vs M Rytshagov  1-0481988URS-ch otbor56D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
8. M Rytshagov vs S Savchenko  ½-½191988URS-ch otbor56B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
9. M Rytshagov vs Khenkin  ½-½171988URS-ch otbor56B12 Caro-Kann Defense
10. A Shneider vs M Rytshagov  ½-½331988URS-ch otbor56D87 Grunfeld, Exchange
11. S Zagrebelny vs M Rytshagov  ½-½491988URS-ch otbor56B83 Sicilian
12. Timoscenko vs M Rytshagov  1-0291988URS-ch otbor56D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
13. Yakovich vs M Rytshagov  ½-½191988URS-ch otbor56B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
14. M Rytshagov vs A Nokso Koivisto  1-0471989Espoo opB33 Sicilian
15. M Rytshagov vs A Hermlin  ½-½301989Tallinn-BC00 French Defense
16. H Karner vs M Rytshagov  ½-½261989Tallinn-BD85 Grunfeld
17. Jasnikowski vs M Rytshagov  ½-½171989Espoo opE17 Queen's Indian
18. Oll vs M Rytshagov  ½-½221989Espoo opA18 English, Mikenas-Carls
19. K Kiik vs M Rytshagov  ½-½121989Espoo opB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
20. M Rytshagov vs A Vooremaa  ½-½361989Tallinn-BC16 French, Winawer
21. M Rytshagov vs Suetin  ½-½291989Espoo opB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
22. Z Warwaszynski vs M Rytshagov  0-1401989Espoo opB50 Sicilian
23. M Rytshagov vs O Sarapu  ½-½141989Tallinn-BC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
24. M Rytshagov vs O Sepp  ½-½421989Tallinn-BC70 Ruy Lopez
25. M Rytshagov vs J Narva  1-0411989Tallinn-BB32 Sicilian
 page 1 of 40; games 1-25 of 977  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: GM Mikhail Rytshagov, Estonia, born 12 November 1967. Now rated 2479,

Played in European Team Ch 1992 (board 1) and 1997. GM in 1997. Rating peak 2565 in 1998. Estonian champion in 2000. Played in all olympiads 1992-2002 (table 2 2000). Contributor to NIC and NIC Yearbook. Long time friend and second of GM Alexey Shirov. FIDE Trainer.

Pictures: (vs Romanishin)

Biography: (in Polish) (in Dutch)

Nov-12-17  BIDMONFA: Mikhail Rytshagov


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