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Nukhim N Rashkovsky
Number of games in database: 504
Years covered: 1966 to 2011
Last FIDE rating: 2499 (2454 rapid, 2503 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2525

Overall record: +108 -110 =282 (49.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 4 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (35) 
    D02 A46 E00 E10 A41
 Queen's Indian (30) 
    E17 E15 E14 E12 E13
 Slav (23) 
    D14 D11 D19 D12 D15
 English, 1 c4 c5 (21) 
    A31 A32 A37 A36 A34
 Grunfeld (19) 
    D86 D85 D87 D79 D89
 King's Indian (17) 
    E98 E73 E91 E94 E97
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (86) 
    B90 B92 B96 B52 B22
 Sicilian Najdorf (51) 
    B90 B92 B96 B93 B95
 Nimzo Indian (29) 
    E40 E32 E24 E42 E21
 King's Indian (26) 
    E63 E94 E92 E82 E91
 Bogo Indian (26) 
 Modern Benoni (10) 
    A56 A67 A64 A61 A57
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Kupreichik vs N Rashkovsky, 1986 0-1
   Kasparov vs N Rashkovsky, 1979 1/2-1/2
   N Rashkovsky vs Smyslov, 1973 1/2-1/2
   N Rashkovsky vs Karpov, 1976 1/2-1/2
   Tal vs N Rashkovsky, 1973 1/2-1/2
   A Bangiev vs N Rashkovsky, 1975 0-1
   G Kuzmin vs N Rashkovsky, 1980 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   USSR Championship (1973)
   USSR Championship (1976)
   USSR Championship (1972)
   21st World Seniors Championship (2011)

   D Rajkovic vs N Rashkovsky (Nov-26-11) 1-0
   N Rashkovsky vs Mishuchkov (Nov-25-11) 1/2-1/2
   O Chernikov vs N Rashkovsky (Nov-24-11) 1/2-1/2
   N Rashkovsky vs V Zhelnin (Nov-23-11) 1/2-1/2
   Vaisser vs N Rashkovsky (Nov-22-11) 1/2-1/2

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(born Apr-18-1946, 71 years old) Russia

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Nukhim Nikolayevich Rashkovsky was born in Sverdlovsk, USSR. Awarded the IM title in 1976 and the GM title 1980, he was joint Moscow Champion in 1982. He was also 1st at Sochi 1979, 3rd= at Kuibyshev 1986 and 2nd= at Vrnjacka Banja 1987. He won the 2007 European Senior Championship.

In 2008, Rashkovsky was appointed Director of the Urals Chess Academy in Ekaterinburg, a post he no longer holds.

Wikipedia article: Nukhim Rashkovsky

 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 504  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. V Tukmakov vs N Rashkovsky 0-132 1966 URS-ch sfE40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
2. N Rashkovsky vs G Timoshchenko  0-133 1966 URS-chTA08 King's Indian Attack
3. Podgaets vs N Rashkovsky  1-039 1967 URS-ch U26E99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
4. A Zaitsev vs N Rashkovsky  1-039 1970 URSE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
5. Karpov vs N Rashkovsky 1-070 1970 08, KuibyshevE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
6. N Zilberman vs N Rashkovsky  0-134 1972 URS-ch sfC22 Center Game
7. Razuvaev vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½16 1972 URS-ch sfA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
8. Bagirov vs N Rashkovsky  1-074 1972 USSR ChampionshipA56 Benoni Defense
9. N Rashkovsky vs Furman  ½-½18 1972 USSR ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
10. K Grigorian vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½12 1972 USSR ChampionshipD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
11. N Rashkovsky vs V Tukmakov  0-146 1972 USSR ChampionshipA16 English
12. Tal vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½44 1972 USSR ChampionshipE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
13. N Rashkovsky vs L Shamkovich  0-140 1972 USSR ChampionshipB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
14. Gufeld vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½55 1972 USSR ChampionshipB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
15. N Rashkovsky vs Bronstein ½-½51 1972 USSR ChampionshipB02 Alekhine's Defense
16. Alburt vs N Rashkovsky  0-131 1972 USSR ChampionshipA10 English
17. N Rashkovsky vs Zhidkov  1-061 1972 USSR ChampionshipD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
18. V Zilberstein vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½22 1972 USSR ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
19. N Rashkovsky vs Vasiukov  ½-½42 1972 USSR ChampionshipE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
20. Dzindzichashvili vs N Rashkovsky 1-047 1972 USSR ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. N Rashkovsky vs A Z Kapengut  ½-½42 1972 USSR ChampionshipA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
22. Savon vs N Rashkovsky  1-042 1972 USSR ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
23. N Rashkovsky vs Kholmov  ½-½41 1972 USSR ChampionshipE17 Queen's Indian
24. Razuvaev vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½17 1972 USSR ChampionshipE00 Queen's Pawn Game
25. N Rashkovsky vs G Kuzmin  ½-½11 1972 USSR ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
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  refutor: this guy has the best first name in chess ;)
Premium Chessgames Member
  KingG: LOL
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: Duke Nuke 'em.
Nov-22-05  EmperorAtahualpa: <WannaBe> Wasn't that a computer game once?
Mar-01-06  yoozum: <<WannaBe> Wasn't that a computer game once?>

And a great one at that.

Even though I haven't played it for about ten years, I still remember the cheat codes.

Apr-18-08  BIDMONFA: Nukhim Rashkovsky


Apr-18-08  lentil: re: BIDMONFA. Isn't it sad how the name doesn't match the face?
Premium Chessgames Member
  DarthStapler: Someone beat me to the Duke Nukhim pun
Apr-19-08  Resignation Trap: Here's a recent photo of Rashkovsky, in the role of trainer for the victorious team "Ural" in the recent Russian Club event: .
Dec-27-08  ILikeFruits: dn...
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  wordfunph: <Resignation Trap> thanks for the pic of GM Rashkovsky..i'm collecting pics of all GMs.

Happy Birthday GM Nukhim Rashkovsky!

May-16-09  myschkin: . . .


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  DarthStapler: Duke Nukem Forever is finally going to come out
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: he does have a cool name & he beat kupreichik & got draws vs kasparov, karpov & bronstein, & became a GM so he definitely knows what he's doing. unfortunately it looks like he has retired b/c their aren't any games in the database after 2007. he also won the 2007 European Senior Championship so he should still compete in it. he would probably still be a threat to win it! the last games of his in the cg database r from that tourney so i guess he wanted to end his career on a good note.
Apr-18-15  waustad: He played in a rapid tournament as recently as March 2015. It was his first rated play in about 2 years.
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: Happy birthday to GM Rashkovsky!
<waustad> Really? That's good to hear that he's still playing in tournaments!
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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Duke Nukhim.
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  HeMateMe: Did he beat the pawnbroker?
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