Mikhail Zaitsev

[Russian: Михаил Зайцев]

Thumbnail photo of Mikhail Zaitsev
Fide Id4127560
DSB Id10248665
TitleInternational Master
FederationRussia fed
FIDE Elo2485 
Highest 2515 (September 2012)
URS Rating2479 
Born 10.Sep.1971  (Age 47)
ClubBochumer Schachverein 02
 Ranking: World #934, Europe #706, Russia #136
[Frequently Asked Questions about the displayed Bio data]

FIDE Profile   DSB Profile   FICS Profile   Facebook   Wikipedia   Google  

Chess games of Mikhail Zaitsev:    PGN Database (MikhailZaitsev.pgn)  [278 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 Mikhail Zaitsev with white or black.
Play chess against Mikhail Zaitsev (computer simulated play style): with white or black.
Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Sicilian defence (28%): B27 B33 B22 B22 B50 B40Queen's gambit (21%): D11 D15 D52 D31 D10 D06
French defence (7%): C11 C12 C15 C10 C15 C14Reti (14%): A08 A04 A06 A05 A09 A09
Queen's pawn (7%): A40 A40 A40 A41Sicilian defence (14%): B47 B23 B44 B44 B22 B48
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B14 B12 B13 B12Philidor's defence (12%): C41 C41
King's Indian (5%): E93 E92 E92 E70 E92Queen's pawn (7%): D02 D00 D00 A46 D02 D02
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #27 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +2.207 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.31 (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 Mikhail Zaitsev

Subscribe for new games played by Mikhail Zaitsev

Login if you like to use this feature.

You can see and manage all your subsriptions here.

Rating History ()

The graph shows Mikhail Zaitsev'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
2nd Bundesliga West Round 3 Hamburg, Germany2015.12.132270
2nd Bundesliga West Round 2 Hamburg, Germany2015.11.152270
2nd Bundesliga West Round 1 Hamburg, Germany2015.09.202270
Unser-Fritz-Open und Einzelmeisterschaft Ruhrgebiet Herne, Germany2015.06.031700
Werden Open Essen, Germany2015.05.221650
2nd Bundesliga West Round 9 Hamburg, Germany2015.04.122370
2nd Bundesliga West Round 8 Hamburg, Germany2015.03.152340
6th Pfalz Open A Neustadt, Germany2015.02.132160
2nd Bundesliga West Rounds 6 - 7 Hamburg, Germany2015.02.012330
2nd Bundesliga West Round 5 Hamburg, Germany2015.01.182370
2nd Koenigsspringer-Silvester-Open Gelsenkirchen, Germany2014.12.271440
2nd Bundesliga West Round 4 Hamburg, Germany2014.12.072380
    (64 more)
         You have to login to see the full list of tournaments.

Sponsored links

Matsuura, Everaldo     Leenhouts, Koen