Vitali Golod

Thumbnail photo of Vitali Golod
Fide Id2804140
DSB Id10064011
TitleGrand Master
FederationIsrael fed
FIDE Elo2533 
Highest 2606 (January 2008)
Live Rating2532 
URS Rating2527 
Born 26.Jun.1971 (in Soviet Union)
ClubSchachverein Muelheim-No
 Ranking: World #540, Europe #418, Israel #14
[Frequently Asked Questions about the displayed Bio data]

FIDE Profile   DSB Profile   FICS Profile   Facebook   Wikipedia   Google  

Chess games of Vitali Golod:    PGN Database (VitaliGolod.pgn)  [1394 games]

Sponsored links

Special offer: Chess Evolution "Top GM Secrets" Newsletter with 10% discount (use code CHESS-DB)

Play Style

Prepare for a game against Vitali Golod with white or black.
Play chess against Vitali Golod (computer simulated play style): with white or black.
Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's gambit (22%): D08 D25 D30 D20 D06 D19Sicilian defence (18%): B20 B80 B24 B83 B32 B81
Nimzo-Indian (15%): E38 E20 E33 E34 E46 E37Ruy Lopez (15%): C68 C80 C77 C81 C82 C74
Queen's pawn (13%): A46 A40 A40 D02 E10 A40Reti (11%): A05 A09 A09 A06 A04 A06
King's Indian (10%): E97 E70 E92 E94 A48 E97Queen's pawn (10%): D02 A45 A45 D02 A40 A40
Benoni defence (6%): A57 A66 A56 A56 A56 A57King's Indian (6%): E94 E98 E81 A49 E70 E60
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #28 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.79%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   86.48%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.026 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  88.21 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
See help and explanation about the displayed statistics.

Live Games

No tournaments are known where this player currently plays in.

Sponsored links

Chess Games

Select a game from the drop-down list to display it, or download all games of Vitali Golod

Subscribe for new games played by Vitali Golod

Login if you like to use this feature.

You can see and manage all your subsriptions here.

Rating History ()

The graph shows Vitali Golod's rating history vs. the World #100 (age considered) for each rating period (read more ...)

Tournament History

Sources:,,,, others coming soon.

Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Shahar Arad Memorial A Kfar Saba, Israel2015.12.262110
1st Bundesliga Rounds 3 - 4 Hamburg, Germany2015.12.112470
Dov Porat Memorial Blitz Ramat Gan, Israel2015.10.091720
Dov Porat Memorial Rapid A Ramat Gan, Israel2015.10.012220
1st Bundesliga Rounds 1 - 2 Hamburg, Germany2015.09.182470
Otzrot Hagalil Hamaaravi Rapid Championship Nahariya, Israel2015.09.111940
Israel Team Cup Rosh Haayin, Israel2015.06.262120
National Team Championship Round 11 Israel2015.05.012440
National Team Championship Round 9-10 Israel2015.04.242430
Tsafrir Huber Memorial Rapid A Naan, Israel2015.04.112220
National Team Championship Round 7-8 Israel2015.03.202430
Ramat Gan Rapid A Ramat Gan, Israel2015.03.172000
    (134 more)
         You have to login to see the full list of tournaments.

Sponsored links

Stefansson, Hannes     Kozhakin, Vladimir