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Mikhail Vitalyevich Ulibin
  
Number of games in database: 475
Years covered: 1985 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2512 (2429 rapid, 2413 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2587

Overall record: +168 -113 =189 (55.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 5 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (70) 
    B40 B51 B93 B30 B56
 French Defense (21) 
    C01 C05 C00 C02 C11
 Ruy Lopez (19) 
    C84 C90 C67 C95 C76
 Catalan (12) 
    E04 E06 E05
 Queen's Pawn Game (12) 
    E00 A41 A40
 Slav (11) 
    D15 D11 D18 D12
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (92) 
    C05 C14 C07 C02 C00
 French Tarrasch (44) 
    C05 C07 C03
 Sicilian (27) 
    B83 B40 B80 B22 B81
 Dutch Defense (26) 
    A90 A84
 English, 1 c4 c5 (19) 
    A30 A36 A37 A34
 French (17) 
    C13 C00 C11
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M I Sorokin vs Ulibin, 1986 0-1
   L Nestorovic vs Ulibin, 2012 0-1
   Ulibin vs Lautier, 1989 1-0
   Matthew Tan vs Ulibin, 2008 0-1
   Van Wely vs Ulibin, 2003 0-1
   Ulibin vs T Luukkonen, 2003 1-0
   Kasparov vs Ulibin, 1988 1/2-1/2
   F Nordstrom vs Ulibin, 2002 0-1
   Gipslis vs Ulibin, 1988 0-1
   D Rogozenco vs Ulibin, 1999 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   13th Unive Tournament (Open) (2009)
   It (open) St. Petersburg 300 (2003)
   32nd Rilton Cup (2002)
   56th Russian Championship (2003)
   Rilton Cup (2007)
   6th Dubai Open (2004)
   Rilton Cup (2009)
   Cappelle-la-Grande (2014)
   57th Russian Championship Qualifier (2004)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   Cappelle la Grande (2009)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Runavik Open
   Ulibin vs J K Thorgeirsson (Nov-26-17) 1-0
   Ulibin vs O Korneev (Nov-25-17) 0-1
   V Stefansson vs Ulibin (Nov-25-17) 1-0
   T Bakre vs Ulibin (Nov-24-17) 0-1
   Ulibin vs A Karason (Nov-23-17) 1-0

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MIKHAIL VITALYEVICH ULIBIN
(born May-31-1971, 47 years old) Russia

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GM (1991) Mikhail Vitalyevich Ulibin won the strong Zagreb Open (Croatia) in 2010.

Wikipedia article: Mikhail Ulibin

Last updated: 2018-03-16 06:04:43

 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 475  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Martynov vs Ulibin  1-0321985URS-ch U25A07 King's Indian Attack
2. Smirin vs Ulibin  0-1531985URS-ch U25C18 French, Winawer
3. Ulibin vs A Nosenko  1-0231985URS-ch U25B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
4. Ivanchuk vs Ulibin  ½-½451985URS-ch U25A61 Benoni
5. Ulibin vs Shirov  1-0111985URS-ch U25B29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
6. Ulibin vs A Maksimenko  1-0291985URS-ch U25B82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
7. Gelfand vs Ulibin 1-0301985URS-ch U25C03 French, Tarrasch
8. Shabalov vs Ulibin  0-1381985URS-ch U25B56 Sicilian
9. Ulibin vs M V Golubev  ½-½331985Klaipeda jr SU-qualB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
10. Savon vs Ulibin 1-0291986URS-ch otborE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
11. Ulibin vs Dreev  0-1351986Sochi Juniors-AB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
12. Ulibin vs Krasenkow  0-1471986Minsk BelarusB33 Sicilian
13. Ulibin vs Gelfand ½-½461986Sochi Juniors-AB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
14. Ulibin vs Shirov  ½-½421986Kapsukas jrC78 Ruy Lopez
15. M I Sorokin vs Ulibin 0-1241986USSRC05 French, Tarrasch
16. Ulibin vs Kholmov  ½-½411986URS-ch otborC76 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, Fianchetto Variation
17. Ulibin vs Glek  0-1401986URS-ch otborC01 French, Exchange
18. Ulibin vs Dvoirys  1-0801987KurskB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
19. Ulibin vs Chekhov  ½-½271987URS-ch otborB33 Sicilian
20. Ulibin vs O Svirin  1-0201987Smolensk,RUSB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
21. Ulibin vs Pigusov  ½-½421987URS-ch otborB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
22. Ulibin vs Anastasian  0-1291987URS-ch otborB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
23. Yermolinsky vs Ulibin  ½-½431987URS-ch otborA30 English, Symmetrical
24. Shirov vs Ulibin  1-0361988SSSRE41 Nimzo-Indian
25. Kasparov vs Ulibin ½-½401988CannesA30 English, Symmetrical
 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 475  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-06-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  Sneaky: No disrepect to this fine Grandmaster, but I'll always remember him for being on the receiving end of the modern classic Oll vs Ulibin, 1989.
Apr-06-04  BiLL RobeRTiE: That is a nice game, illustrating the thematic bishop sacrifice in the Winawer w/ Qg4. It's a pity nobody at such a high level plays 3...Bb4 anymore.
May-22-05  WTHarvey: Here are some puzzles from Mikhail's games: http://www.wtharvey.com/ulib.html
May-31-06  BIDMONFA: Mikhail Ulibin

ULIBIN, Mikhail
http://www.bidmonfa.com/ulibin_mikh...
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May-31-09  WhiteRook48: I probably would still play 3...Bb4
May-31-09  WhiteRook48: but I'm not high level
Oct-11-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: He has now won the 9. Winterthurer Schachwoche, http://www.schachwoche.org/results..... Congratulations!

pgns: http://www.schachwoche.org/uebersic...

Oct-11-09  Open Defence: interestingly no one has tried 3.Nc3 against his French Defence since 2005!
Dec-29-09  Albertan: I have analyzed the second round game between Michael De Verdier (elo 2270), and GM Ulibin from the second round of the 2009-2010 Rilton Cup chess tournament, and posted this analysis to the first page of my blog using the program Chessviewer Deluxe.I hope you drop by my blog at http://albertan1956.blogspot.com/ and play through the game.
Mar-04-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: The Zagreb Open (Croatia) 2010 ended today. Winner was Ulibin:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr305..., congratulations.

May-16-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: He was 2nd today in Stockholm Elo Challenge 12-16 May 2010:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr339...

May-31-12  LoveThatJoker: Happy Birthday, GM Ulibin!

LTJ

May-31-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: Happy birthday wishes to GM Ulibin! I was born 2 years before him on the same day. May he play many more brilliant games!
Jul-05-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  offramp: Where's Ulibin now?
Aug-23-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  PhilFeeley: < Tabanus: The Zagreb Open (Croatia) 2010 ended today. Winner was Ulibin: http://www.chess-results.com/tnr305..., congratulations.>

Now there's a tournament where I've never heard of anyone, including the winner. This doesn't happen often as I'm around here a lot, but it just shows how many hundreds of strong players there are now.

Aug-23-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  PhilFeeley: <offramp: Where's Ulibin now?>

He didn't play at all in 2015. There's only one game from 2016 - 54th Groningen Open - why no more I don't know. Other games are here: https://www.365chess.com/players/Mi...

He only played the Runavik Open (Faroe Islands) in 2017 (games at https://theweekinchess.com/html/twi...), according to our database, but there's more here: https://www.365chess.com/players/Mi.... I don't know why there's nothing for 2018 yet. He probably has a full-time job somewhere else other than chess. (Again, there's more at 365chess.com)

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