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Yuri Rafailovich Yakovich
Number of games in database: 471
Years covered: 1985 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2518 (2502 rapid, 2403 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2600

Overall record: +136 -84 =234 (55.7%)*
   * 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) 
    B89 B58 B72 B36 B56
 Nimzo Indian (27) 
    E20 E25 E32 E54 E53
 Queen's Gambit Declined (26) 
    D31 D35 D38 D37 D39
 King's Indian (23) 
    E73 E75 E63 E94 E77
 Grunfeld (13) 
    D81 D84 D93 D96
 Queen's Indian (10) 
    E12 E17 E14
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (84) 
    B33 B31 B43 B30 B23
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (40) 
    D27 D20 D21 D24 D29
 English, 1 c4 e5 (15) 
    A20 A28 A22 A29
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E32 E29 E25 E21 E43
 Queen's Gambit Declined (10) 
    D39 D37 D31 D30
 Reti System (9) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Y Yakovich vs Bronstein, 1994 1-0
   C Crouch vs Y Yakovich, 2001 0-1
   Y Yakovich vs V Vorotnikov, 2007 1-0
   Y Yakovich vs Geller, 1995 1-0
   Y Yakovich vs I Kurnosov, 2004 1-0
   Y Yakovich vs K Aseev, 1991 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Isle of Man International (2007)
   Russian Championships (2002)
   Moscow Open (2007)
   57th Russian Championship Qualifier (2004)
   61st Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
   56th Russian Championships (2003)
   6th Aeroflot Festival (2007)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   58th Russian Championship Semifinals (2005)
   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, 55 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 19; games 1-25 of 471  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Y R Yakovich vs Eingorn ½-½301985URS-ch FL53C07 French, Tarrasch
2. Y R Yakovich vs Rozentalis  ½-½271985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
3. Chekhov vs Y R Yakovich  1-0421985URS-ch FL53D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
4. Y R Yakovich vs Vyzmanavin  0-1251985Ch URS (select)B42 Sicilian, Kan
5. Y R Yakovich vs Pigusov 1-0251985URS-ch sfB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. M I Sorokin vs Y R Yakovich  0-1401985ch URS sfC78 Ruy Lopez
7. Y R Yakovich vs Podgaets  ½-½191985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
8. Chiburdanidze vs Y R Yakovich  0-1301985Ch URS (select)C50 Giuoco Piano
9. Y R Yakovich vs A Machulsky  ½-½671985URS-ch sfC05 French, Tarrasch
10. Psakhis vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½311985Kharkov URS sfA06 Reti Opening
11. Y R Yakovich vs Pigusov  ½-½311985URS-ch FL53B36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
12. Y R Yakovich vs K Lerner  ½-½391985URS-ch FL53B56 Sicilian
13. Y R Yakovich vs G Zaichik  ½-½151985URS-ch FL53E10 Queen's Pawn Game
14. Y R Yakovich vs G Kuzmin  1-0761985URS-ch FL53B72 Sicilian, Dragon
15. Y R Yakovich vs E Ubilava  ½-½171985URS-ch FL53B56 Sicilian
16. Bareev vs Y R Yakovich 1-0181986?D24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
17. V Tukmakov vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½201986URS-ch FL54D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
18. Y R Yakovich vs Beliavsky  0-1341986URS-ch53C05 French, Tarrasch
19. Y R Yakovich vs A N Panchenko  ½-½211986URS-ch otborB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
20. Y R Yakovich vs Ivanchuk  ½-½191986URS-ch U20B01 Scandinavian
21. Y R Yakovich vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½201986URS-ch53E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
22. Y R Yakovich vs Mikhalchishin  ½-½261986Ch URS (1 liga)C55 Two Knights Defense
23. Y R Yakovich vs Khalifman  ½-½131986URSB58 Sicilian
24. Yermolinsky vs Y R Yakovich  1-0401986Ch URS (1 liga)A09 Reti Opening
25. Eingorn vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½301986URS-ch53A20 English
 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 471  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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