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Lev Gutman (born 26 September 1945, Riga) is a Latvian—Israeli—German chess grandmaster.

At the beginning of his career, Gutman tied for 11-12th at Riga 1967 (LAT-ch; J?nis Klov?ns won), which was the first of many appearances in the Latvian championship; he tied for 5-7th place in 1969, tied for 4-5th in 1971, won in 1972, tied for 7-8th in 1973, took 3rd in 1974, took 4th in 1975, took 2nd in 1976, tied for 2nd-3rd in 1977, tied for 7-9th in 1978, tied for 4-5th in 1979.

In 1972 he won, equal with Alvis Vitolinsh and ?mits, the Riga Chess Championship. In 1974, he tied for 6-7th in Parnu. In 1975, he tied for 6-8th in Riga. In 1976, he tied for 7-9th in Riga. In 1977, he tied for 6-7th in Homel. In 1978, he tied for 4-7th in Vladivostok. In 1978, he won in Haapsalu.

Gutman emigrated from the Soviet Union to Israel in 1980, later moving to Germany.

A former second to Viktor Korchnoi, he is known as an expert on opening theory.

He played for Israel in two Chess Olympiads.
  • In 1982, at third board in the 25th Chess Olympiad in Lucerne (+4 —4 =2);
  • In 1984, at third board in the 26th Chess Olympiad in Thessaloniki (+4 —3 =3).
In 1984, he won in Grindavik. In 1985, he won in Beer Sheva. In 1986, he won in Wuppertal. In 1986, he tied for 1st-3rd with Korchnoi and Nigel Short in Lugano.

He was awarded the Grandmaster title in 1986.

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4    Qh4 in the Scotch Game
2003 - 4 Qh4 in the Scotch Game (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780713486070
ISBN-10: 0713486074
Genre: Humor & Entertainment

Budapest Fajarowitz
2003 - Budapest Fajarowitz (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780713487084
ISBN-10: 0713487089
Genre: Humor & Entertainment