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Lev Kaiev
  
Number of games in database: 31
Years covered: 1934 to 1940
Overall record: +14 -5 =12 (64.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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LEV KAIEV
(born Feb-20-1913, died Mar-31-1942, 29 years old) Russia

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Last updated: 2020-12-25 13:23:04

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 31  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Voloshin vs L Kaiev  0-12419344th Ch RSFSR (sf-A)E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
2. Dragomirsky vs L Kaiev  0-13019344th Ch RSFSR (qf-E)B03 Alekhine's Defense
3. Meerson vs L Kaiev  ½-½3419344th Ch RSFSR (qf-E)E23 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann
4. L Kaiev vs Panov  1-04819344th Ch RSFSR (qf-E)C18 French, Winawer
5. N Kutuzov vs L Kaiev  0-14519344th Ch RSFSR (sf-A)B02 Alekhine's Defense
6. L Kaiev vs A Kubbel 1-02019344th Ch RSFSR (sf-A)C64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
7. A Soloviov vs L Kaiev  0-1221934Bashkiria championshipE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
8. L Kaiev vs A Budo  0-1341936All-Union 1st CategoryB10 Caro-Kann
9. L Kaiev vs N Kopaev  1-03919371st Category group 2B03 Alekhine's Defense
10. L Kaiev vs A Ebralidze  1-05119371st Category group 2B10 Caro-Kann
11. L Kaiev vs Tarasov  1-0391937Tournament of Siberia and UralC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
12. P Dubinin vs L Kaiev  1-0251937Ch Trade Unions (1/2 Final)D58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
13. L Kaiev vs D Rovner  1-0501938?B50 Sicilian
14. L Kaiev vs M Makogonov  1-0321938?B10 Caro-Kann
15. P Dubinin vs L Kaiev  ½-½381938?B03 Alekhine's Defense
16. Vladimir Shipunov vs L Kaiev  ½-½271938?A48 King's Indian
17. I Pogrebissky vs L Kaiev  ½-½751938?B03 Alekhine's Defense
18. L Kaiev vs N Kopaev  1-0501938?B27 Sicilian
19. L Kaiev vs Konstantinopolsky  ½-½261938URS-ch sfC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
20. B Verlinsky vs L Kaiev  ½-½281938URS-ch sfB03 Alekhine's Defense
21. S Belavenets vs L Kaiev  1-0411938URS-ch sfE00 Queen's Pawn Game
22. S von Freymann vs L Kaiev  ½-½301938URS-ch sfC10 French
23. F Bohatirchuk vs L Kaiev  1-0651938URS-ch sfB03 Alekhine's Defense
24. L Kaiev vs F Duz-Khotimirsky  ½-½561938URS-ch sfC87 Ruy Lopez
25. Kotov vs L Kaiev  ½-½481938URS-ch sfE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-22-09  myschkin: . . .

Lev Alexeevich Kaiev (20.02.1913 - 31.03.1942) from Russia - did not return from war service.

Mar-09-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: <myschkin>,
Another strong USSR player who died in the Great Patriotic War. I wonder how many unknown chess players died in the war that we know nothing about?

On a happier note, here is a nice miniature by Kaiev:

[Event "?"]
[Site "Moscow"]
[Date "1934.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Kaiev, Lev Alexeevich Kaiev"]
[Black "Kubbel, Arvid "]
[Result "1-0"]

1. e4 e5 2. ♘f3 ♘c6 3. ♗b5 ♗c5 4. c3 ♕f6 5. ♗xc6 bxc6 6. d4 exd4 7. cxd4 ♗b4+ 8. ♘c3 ♗a6 9. ♕b3 ♗xc3+ 10. ♕xc3 ♕g6 11. ♗g5 h6 12. ♗h4 ♕xg2 13. ♖g1 ♕h3 14. d5 ♘e7 15. O-O-O cxd5 16. exd5 ♘f5 17. ♕e5+ ♔f8 18. ♗e7+ ♔g8 19. ♘d4 d6


click for larger view

20. ♘xf5! 1-0

Source: Bill Wall, “500 Ruy Lopez Miniatures”, Chess Enterprises Inc, Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, 1986

Feb-20-12  brankat: Millions died. People of all walks of life. Chessplayers, too.
Feb-20-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: too young at 29, rest in peace master Lev Kaiev..
Dec-25-20
Premium Chessgames Member
  jessicafischerqueen:

<Graham Clayton>

Here is the miniature against <Arvid Kubbel> that you kindly posted:

L Kaiev vs A Kubbel, 1934

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