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Nukhim Rashkovsky
Number of games in database: 507
Years covered: 1966 to 2011
Last FIDE rating: 2515 (2525 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2525
Overall record: +108 -112 =283 (49.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      4 exhibition games, 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) 
    E15 E17 E14 E12 E13
 Slav (23) 
    D14 D11 D19 D15 D12
 English, 1 c4 c5 (21) 
    A31 A32 A37 A34 A36
 Grunfeld (19) 
    D86 D85 D87 D79 D78
 King's Indian (17) 
    E98 E94 E73 E97 E91
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (86) 
    B90 B92 B96 B22 B52
 Sicilian Najdorf (51) 
    B90 B92 B96 B93 B95
 Nimzo Indian (29) 
    E40 E32 E21 E30 E24
 King's Indian (28) 
    E63 E82 E94 E91 E92
 Bogo Indian (26) 
 Modern Benoni (9) 
    A56 A57 A60 A77 A64
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Kupreichik vs Rashkovsky, 1986 0-1
   Kasparov vs Rashkovsky, 1979 1/2-1/2
   A Bangiev vs Rashkovsky, 1975 0-1
   Rashkovsky vs Karpov, 1976 1/2-1/2
   Tal vs Rashkovsky, 1973 1/2-1/2

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

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(born Apr-18-1946, 68 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.

Wikipedia article: Nukhim Rashkovsky

 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 507  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. V Tukmakov vs Rashkovsky 0-132 1966 URS-ch sfE40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
2. Rashkovsky vs G Timoshchenko  0-133 1966 URS-chTA08 King's Indian Attack
3. Podgaets vs Rashkovsky  1-039 1967 URS-ch U26E99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
4. A Zaitsev vs Rashkovsky  1-039 1970 URSE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
5. Karpov vs Rashkovsky 1-070 1970 08, KuibyshevE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
6. Savon vs Rashkovsky  1-042 1972 USSR ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
7. Rashkovsky vs A Lein  1-032 1972 USSR ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. Rashkovsky vs L Shamkovich  0-140 1972 USSR ChampionshipB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
9. Rashkovsky vs A Kapengut  ½-½42 1972 USSR ChampionshipA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
10. Rashkovsky vs Vasiukov  ½-½42 1972 USSR ChampionshipE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
11. N Zilberman vs Rashkovsky  0-134 1972 URS-ch sfC22 Center Game
12. Rashkovsky vs Furman  ½-½18 1972 USSR ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
13. Rashkovsky vs Zhidkov  1-061 1972 USSR ChampionshipD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
14. Balashov vs Rashkovsky ½-½29 1972 URSE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
15. Razuvaev vs Rashkovsky  ½-½17 1972 USSR ChampionshipE00 Queen's Pawn Game
16. Balashov vs Rashkovsky  1-051 1972 USSR ChampionshipE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
17. Alburt vs Rashkovsky  0-131 1972 USSR ChampionshipA10 English
18. K Grigorian vs Rashkovsky  ½-½12 1972 USSR ChampionshipD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
19. Razuvaev vs Rashkovsky  ½-½16 1972 URS-ch sfA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
20. V Zilberstein vs Rashkovsky  ½-½22 1972 USSR ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
21. Dzindzichashvili vs Rashkovsky 1-047 1972 USSR ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. Rashkovsky vs Kholmov  ½-½41 1972 USSR ChampionshipE17 Queen's Indian
23. Gufeld vs Rashkovsky  ½-½55 1972 USSR ChampionshipB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
24. Rashkovsky vs Bronstein ½-½51 1972 USSR ChampionshipB02 Alekhine's Defense
25. Tal vs Rashkovsky  ½-½44 1972 USSR ChampionshipE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 507  PGN Download
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  refutor: this guy has the best first name in chess ;)
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  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?
Apr-18-08  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: . . .


Apr-18-11  DarthStapler: Duke Nukem Forever is finally going to come out
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  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.
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