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Yuri Yakovich
Number of games in database: 461
Years covered: 1985 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2523 (2526 rapid, 2422 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2600
Overall record: +135 -81 =230 (56.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      15 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (38) 
    B58 B72 B89 B36 B56
 Nimzo Indian (27) 
    E20 E25 E32 E54 E21
 Queen's Gambit Declined (24) 
    D31 D38 D35 D37 D39
 King's Indian (23) 
    E73 E70 E75 E63 E97
 Grunfeld (12) 
    D81 D84 D96 D93
 Queen's Indian (10) 
    E12 E17 E14
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (81) 
    B33 B31 B43 B23 B22
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (40) 
    D27 D20 D21 D24 D29
 English, 1 c4 e5 (15) 
    A20 A28 A22 A29
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E32 E43 E21 E29 E27
 Queen's Gambit Declined (10) 
    D39 D37 D31 D30
 Semi-Slav (9) 
    D44 D47 D45 D48 D43
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Y Yakovich vs Bronstein, 1994 1-0
   Y Yakovich vs Geller, 1995 1-0
   Y Yakovich vs V Vorotnikov, 2007 1-0
   C Crouch vs Y Yakovich, 2001 0-1

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

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YURI YAKOVICH
(born Nov-30-1962, 51 years old) Russia

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Grandmaster and FIDE Senior Trainer.

Wikipedia article: Yuri Yakovich


 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 461  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Chekhov vs Y Yakovich  1-042 1985 URS-ch FL53D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
2. Y Yakovich vs E Pigusov  ½-½31 1985 URS-ch FL53B36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
3. Psakhis vs Y Yakovich  ½-½31 1985 Kharkov URS sfA06 Reti Opening
4. Chiburdanidze vs Y Yakovich  0-130 1985 Ch URS (select)C50 Giuoco Piano
5. Y Yakovich vs A Machulsky  ½-½67 1985 URS-ch sfC05 French, Tarrasch
6. Y Yakovich vs G Zaichik  ½-½15 1985 URS-ch FL53E10 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Y Yakovich vs K Lerner  ½-½39 1985 URS-ch FL53B56 Sicilian
8. Y Yakovich vs E Ubilava  ½-½17 1985 URS-ch FL53B56 Sicilian
9. Y Yakovich vs G Kuzmin  1-076 1985 URS-ch FL53B72 Sicilian, Dragon
10. Y Yakovich vs Vyzmanavin  0-125 1985 Ch URS (select)B42 Sicilian, Kan
11. Y Yakovich vs Rozentalis  ½-½27 1985 URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
12. Y Yakovich vs Eingorn ½-½30 1985 URS-ch FL53C07 French, Tarrasch
13. Y Yakovich vs Podgaets  ½-½19 1985 URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
14. M Sorokin vs Y Yakovich  0-140 1985 ch URS sfC78 Ruy Lopez
15. Y Yakovich vs E Pigusov  1-025 1985 URS-ch sfB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. Y Yakovich vs Uhlmann  ½-½20 1986 GERE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
17. M Gurevich vs Y Yakovich  1-061 1986 URS-ch53D21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
18. Y Yakovich vs I Novikov  ½-½24 1986 Minsk ttB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. Glek vs Y Yakovich  0-144 1986 TallinnD21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
20. Suetin vs Y Yakovich  1-049 1986 Leipzig (Germany)D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
21. Dvoirys vs Y Yakovich  1-038 1986 URS-ch53C42 Petrov Defense
22. Y Yakovich vs Tseshkovsky  ½-½42 1986 URS-ch53A56 Benoni Defense
23. Y Yakovich vs K Lerner  ½-½27 1986 URS-ch53B58 Sicilian
24. Y Yakovich vs S Temirbaev  0-138 1986 URS-ch otborE70 King's Indian
25. Dolmatov vs Y Yakovich  ½-½75 1986 URS-ch53D21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 461  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-15-07  BIDMONFA: Yuri Yakovich

YAKOVICH, Yuri
http://www.bidmonfa.com/yakovich_yu...
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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.
Sep-27-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  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?
Mar-13-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: GM Yuri Yakovich is the author of the book "Sicilian Attacks - Powerful Charges & Typical Tactics"..

http://www.amazon.com/Sicilian-Atta...

Mar-21-11  Marmot PFL: The cover is in very poor taste.
Nov-30-12  brankat: Happy Birthday Yuri!
Feb-11-13  blazerdoodle: Cool cover, Yuri, lol.
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