Simcho Kataev

[Russian: Симчо Катаев]

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Fide Id4106644
TitleFIDE Master
FederationRussia fed
FIDE Elo2170
Highest Elo2385 (July 1994)
URS Rating2196 
Born 1949  (Age 69)
 Ranking: World #12196, Europe #9670, Russia #1112
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Queen's pawn (52%): A40 D02 A40 A45 A45 D02Caro-Kann defence (25%): B17 B13 B15 B12 B17 B12
King's Indian, East Indian (11%): A48 A48Sicilian defence (10%): B23 B40 B20 B41
English (8%): A10 A13 A13Reti (8%): A05 A09 A06 A04
Reti (6%): A05 A06 A04 A04Queen's pawn (8%): E10 A40 A46 A40
Various openings (6%): A00Benoni defence (6%): A57 A56 A44 A43 A57
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #41 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -3.292 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Liga Artzit Darom Round 7-9 Israel2015.05.022120
Liga Artzit Darom Round 4-6 Israel2015.03.142060
Liga Artzit Darom Round 1-3 Israel2015.01.242150
Israel Seniors Championship South Rapid 65+ Ashdod, Israel2014.10.101090
Beer Sheva Chess Club Championship Beersheba, Israel2014.09.282070
Israel Team Cup Yokneam, Israel2014.06.272110
Liga Artzit Darom Israel2014.01.111950
2rd Israelian League South Israel2013.01.122000
Semi Final Championship BS Beersheba, Israel2012.09.082160
2rd Israelian League South Israel2012.01.142040
Israel National Championship Ashdod, Israel2011.12.182130
2rd Israelian League South Israel2011.01.131920
    (42 more)
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