Selection out of 82 studies composed by

Anatoly Ivanovich Zinchuk

(Ukraine, 5.10.1937 - 13.11.1998)

Excellent Ukrainian composer from the city of Kanev, who settled in Kiev and was a professor of economics at a technical school.

He began composing at the age of 20 and in the middle of 1988, when he was a candidate for Sports Master of the USSR,

His production was of 548 composition, and had obtained in several contests 6 first prizes, 8 seconds, 3 thirds and 1 fourth prize; 21 honorable mentions and 64 recommended mentions.

But Professor Zinchuk composed problems, many times awarded, and collaborated with the writing of the book of V.M. Archakov "First steps in the composition chess", published in Kiev in 1987.

From ChesscomposerBlogspot:

Anatoly Zinchuk composes direct mates, studies or heterodox problems.
A long article written by Evgeny Zinchuk about his father Anatoly and

including biographical information and photos was published in "Problemist Ukrainy" 4(34)/2012.


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).