Ilya Krasik


Chess Bio

     Ilya Krasik was born in St Petersburg Russia 1980, and began taking chess lessons at the age of 8. He moved to US at the age of 12, and is a former MA High School Co-champion.
He has played at MetroWest Chess Club since Feb 2004. He has consistently placed well in the Open sections and qualified for the 2005 Club Championship, placing in the middle with 2/6 pts.
He recently scored 5.5/6 for clear first under 2200,(1 point ahead of the rest) in Continental Open in Sturbridge July 30 - Aug 1 2005. His rating after Sturbridge is a healthy 2185!
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  2005-08-24   link Middlegame tactics :: Krasik,I (2076) - Wasiolek (2006) [D43] Continental Open 2004, U2200 (4),
  2005-08-13   link Middlegame tactics :: Toolin - Krasik, Massachusetts Open 2004, Open section
  2005-08-12   link Endgame position :: Ilic - Krasik

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