Vitaly Zaltsman

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Fide Id2000504
USCF Id11305709
TitleInternational Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2445 
Highest 2470 (January 1979)
Born 26.Oct.1941  (Age 77)
ClubNew York
 Ranking: World #1375, Americas #161, USA #59
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Opening (White)Opening (Black)
Queen's pawn (19%): E10 D02 A41 A40 A46 Sicilian defence (39%): B33 B31 B52 B56
English (14%): A10 A30 A15 A11 A21 Queen's gambit (15%): D20 D25 D21 D27
Benoni defence (11%): A57 A56 A65 A60 A61 English (12%): A30 A15 A16 A17
Queen's gambit (10%): D31 D30 D11 D35 Queen's pawn (8%): D02 E00 E10 D04 D03
King's Indian (9%): E73 E70 E60 E81 E90 Reti (7%): A09 A04 A05 A06 A08
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #41 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -0.492 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  82.06 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
4th Rated Games Again!! 10/29 New York, USA1992.10.29720
4th Rated Games Again!! 10/22 New York, USA1992.10.22720
5th Ann Gary Kasparov World Ch New York, USA1992.01.15720
5th Annual Anatoly Karpov Open New York, USA1991.11.06720

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