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Yuri Rafailovich Yakovich
Number of games in database: 480
Years covered: 1985 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2518 (2502 rapid, 2403 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2600

Overall record: +137 -85 =241 (55.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 17 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (38) 
    B58 B89 B72 B90 B47
 Nimzo Indian (27) 
    E20 E25 E32 E54 E58
 Queen's Gambit Declined (25) 
    D31 D38 D35 D37 D39
 King's Indian (23) 
    E73 E75 E63 E70 E94
 Grunfeld (13) 
    D81 D84 D82 D96
 Queen's Indian (12) 
    E12 E14 E17
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (85) 
    B33 B31 B30 B25 B43
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (41) 
    D27 D20 D21 D24 D29
 English, 1 c4 e5 (16) 
    A28 A20 A22 A29
 Queen's Gambit Declined (11) 
    D39 D31 D30
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E32 E25 E43 E29 E20
 Reti System (10) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Y R Yakovich vs Bronstein, 1994 1-0
   C Crouch vs Y R Yakovich, 2001 0-1
   Y R Yakovich vs Geller, 1995 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs I Kurnosov, 2004 1-0
   R Hasangatin vs Y R Yakovich, 2002 0-1
   Y R Yakovich vs Balashov, 1993 1-0
   Kramnik vs Y R Yakovich, 1989 1/2-1/2
   Y R Yakovich vs S Dyachkov, 1998 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs V Vorotnikov, 2007 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Isle of Man International (2007)
   Moscow Open (2007)
   Russian Championship (2002)
   57th Russian Championship Qualifier (2004)
   56th Russian Championship (2003)
   61st Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
   58th Russian Championship Semifinals (2005)
   6th Aeroflot Festival (2007)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   12th European Individual Championship (2011)

   🏆 Russian Team Championship
   Y R Yakovich vs V Malakhov (May-10-16) 0-1
   Y R Yakovich vs M Rodshtein (May-07-16) 0-1
   V Malakhov vs Y R Yakovich (May-05-16) 1/2-1/2
   O Nechaev vs Y R Yakovich (May-08-15) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   Y R Yakovich vs V Mikhel (May-08-15) 1/2-1/2, rapid

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(born Nov-30-1962, 56 years old) Russia

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GM and FIDE Senior Trainer Yuri Rafailovich Yakovich.

Wikipedia article: Yuri Yakovich

Last updated: 2018-03-11 22:21:35

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 480  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Y R Yakovich vs G Zaichik  ½-½151985URS-ch FL53E10 Queen's Pawn Game
2. Chekhov vs Y R Yakovich  1-0421985URS-ch FL53D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
3. Y R Yakovich vs G Kuzmin  1-0761985URS-ch FL53B72 Sicilian, Dragon
4. Chiburdanidze vs Y R Yakovich  0-1301985Ch URS (select)C53 Giuoco Piano
5. Y R Yakovich vs E Ubilava  ½-½171985URS-ch FL53B56 Sicilian
6. Psakhis vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½311985Kharkov URS sfA06 Reti Opening
7. Y R Yakovich vs Eingorn ½-½301985URS-ch FL53C07 French, Tarrasch
8. Y R Yakovich vs Rozentalis  ½-½271985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
9. Y R Yakovich vs Pigusov 1-0251985URS-ch sfB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
10. Y R Yakovich vs Podgaets  ½-½191985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
11. M I Sorokin vs Y R Yakovich  0-1401985ch URS sfC78 Ruy Lopez
12. Y R Yakovich vs A Machulsky  ½-½671985URS-ch sfC05 French, Tarrasch
13. Y R Yakovich vs Pigusov  ½-½311985URS-ch FL53B36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
14. Y R Yakovich vs Vyzmanavin  0-1251985Ch URS (select)B42 Sicilian, Kan
15. Y R Yakovich vs K Lerner  ½-½391985URS-ch FL53B58 Sicilian
16. Y R Yakovich vs Mikhalchishin  ½-½261986URS-ch FL54C55 Two Knights Defense
17. Glek vs Y R Yakovich  0-1441986URS-ch U20D21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
18. Y R Yakovich vs Temirbaev  0-1381986URS-ch otborE77 King's Indian
19. Y R Yakovich vs Khalifman  ½-½371986URS-ch FL54B72 Sicilian, Dragon
20. Suetin vs Y R Yakovich  1-0491986LeipzigD29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
21. Y R Yakovich vs Uhlmann  ½-½201986GERE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
22. Y R Yakovich vs E Rahmanov  1-0351986URS-ch otborB12 Caro-Kann Defense
23. Y R Yakovich vs Dreev  ½-½321986URS-ch U20A13 English
24. Y R Yakovich vs A N Panchenko  ½-½211986URS-ch otborB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. Bareev vs Y R Yakovich 1-0181986?D24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 480  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-15-07  BIDMONFA: Yuri Yakovich


May-02-07  masterwojtek: Go Yuri!! Awesome game by an awesome chess player!
Sep-26-07  pawnofdoom: This guy deserves a biography! He can beat Kramnik and made it to the 2600's too.
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  Eric Schiller: Yes, a very good player. His loss to me was just a blunder, don't hold it against him.
May-10-09  Hesam7: Does anyone own his "PLAY THE 4 f3 NIMZO-INDIAN" ? If so what do you think of the book?
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  wordfunph: GM Yuri Yakovich is the author of the book "Sicilian Attacks - Powerful Charges & Typical Tactics"..

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  Marmot PFL: The cover is in very poor taste.
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  brankat: Happy Birthday Yuri!
Feb-11-13  blazerdoodle: Cool cover, Yuri, lol.
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