Canadian Chess Biographies

Researched, compiled, written and copyright 2000-9 by David Cohen. Last updated: 2009.10.17.
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Elias Zakon

Source: Chess Personalia by Jeremy Gaige.

Ignas Zalys

(1913-91)

Ignas Zalys considered this one of the best games that he ever played:

Maurice Fox - Ignas Zalys
Montreal Closed Championship, Montreal, Quebec, 1949

Ignas Zalys considered this game, against the future grandmaster, one of his best correspondence games:

Walter Browne - Ignas Zalys
Correspondence, 1963-4

Ignas Zalys called this game, his only win against the future grandmaster, ‘interesting’:

Ignas Zalys - Kevin Spraggett
Saint-Jean Open, Montreal, Quebec, 1973.06.24, Round 3

Contributor: Hugh Brodie. Source (biography, game selection): Personal correspondence of Ignas Zalys, 1989.05.07, 1989.08.08.


Richard Ziegler


William Zombori


Igor Zugic

Igor Zugic

Photo: Copyright 2008 by Igor Zugic.

Contributor (photo, biography): Igor Zugic.


Robert Zuk

Robert Zuk

Photo: Chess Canada 1972.07-08.