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Viktor Korchnoi

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Fide Id1300016
ECF Id261295B
TitleGrand Master
FederationSwitzerland fed
FIDE Elo2499 
Highest 2695 (January 1979)
Born 23.Mar.1931 (in Saint Petersburg)
Died06.Jun.2016
 Ranking: World #793, Europe #604, Switzerland #5
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Chess games of Viktor Korchnoi:    PGN Database (ViktorKorchnoi.pgn)  [1155 games]

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Play Style


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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's gambit (19%): D37 D20 D08 D08 D32 D18French defence (27%): C05 C00 C07 C14 C14 C10
English (14%): A22 A25 A32 A31 A20 A13Queen's pawn (11%): D02 A40 A46 E10 A40 A46
Reti (13%): A06 A09 A07 A05 A04 A06Reti (9%): A07 A06 A05 A08 A04 A09
Nimzo-Indian (12%): E38 E48 E40 E39 E46 E35Nimzo-Indian (8%): E21 E22 E33 E20 E30 E41
Queen's pawn (11%): E10 A41 A45 E10 A40 A50Ruy Lopez (7%): C77 C82 C67 C81 C92 C63
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #39 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   89.65%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -1.059 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  83.23 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Rating History ()


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Tournament History


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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Club d'Echecs de Geneve vs. Legendaries Geneva, Switzerland2012.08.042430
Swiss Championship Title Tournament Flims, Switzerland2012.07.122440
100-as Metų Pirmajam Ueachmatų Meistrų Turnyrui Vilniuje Bolivia2012.07.021080
European Senior Team Championship Rogaska Slatina, Slovenia2012.03.272090
Swiss Team Championship (A,B,I) - Round 1-9 Switzerland2012.03.171920
28th ChessOrg Schachfestival Open Bad Woerishofen, Germany2012.03.022030
Tradewise Chess Festival - Masters Gibraltar, England2012.01.242230
European Team Chess Championships - OPEN Halkidiki, Greece2011.11.032540
27th European Club Cup for Men Rogaska Slatina, Slovenia2011.09.252280
Swiss Championship Individual Leukerbad, Switzerland2011.07.072150
34th Open Internacional Ciudad de San Sebastian San Sebastian, Spain2011.04.162000
Swiss Team Championship SMM Switzerland2011.02.261930
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