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Yuri Rafailovich Yakovich
Number of games in database: 483
Years covered: 1985 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2518 (2502 rapid, 2403 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2600

Overall record: +138 -85 =243 (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 (39) 
    B58 B72 B89 B90 B32
 Nimzo Indian (27) 
    E20 E25 E32 E54 E58
 Queen's Gambit Declined (25) 
    D31 D38 D35 D37 D39
 King's Indian (23) 
    E73 E63 E75 E70 E94
 Grunfeld (13) 
    D81 D84 D82 D96
 Queen's Indian (12) 
    E12 E14 E17
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (85) 
    B33 B31 B30 B43 B25
 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 E20 E21 E25 E29
 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 V Vorotnikov, 2007 1-0
   V Mirchev vs Y R Yakovich, 1988 0-1
   R Hasangatin vs Y R Yakovich, 2002 0-1
   Y R Yakovich vs S Dyachkov, 1998 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs I Kurnosov, 2004 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs K Aseev, 1991 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs Balashov, 1993 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Moscow Open (2007)
   Russian Championship (2002)
   Isle of Man Masters (2007)
   Russian Championship Higher League St Petersburg (2004)
   Russian Championship (1996)
   56th Russian Championship (2003)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2005)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   6th Aeroflot Festival (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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Grandmaster and FIDE Senior Trainer.

Wikipedia article: Yuri Yakovich

Last updated: 2019-08-28 07:12:15

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 483  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Chiburdanidze vs Y R Yakovich  0-1301985URS-ch sfC53 Giuoco Piano
2. Y R Yakovich vs Pigusov 1-0251985URS-ch sfB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. Y R Yakovich vs A Machulsky  ½-½671985URS-ch sfC05 French, Tarrasch
4. M I Sorokin vs Y R Yakovich  0-1401985URS-ch sfC78 Ruy Lopez
5. Y R Yakovich vs Vyzmanavin  0-1251985URS-ch sfB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. Y R Yakovich vs G Zaichik  ½-½151985URS-ch FL53E10 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Chekhov vs Y R Yakovich  1-0421985URS-ch FL53D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
8. Y R Yakovich vs G Kuzmin  1-0761985URS-ch FL53B72 Sicilian, Dragon
9. Y R Yakovich vs E Ubilava  ½-½171985URS-ch FL53B56 Sicilian
10. Y R Yakovich vs Eingorn ½-½301985URS-ch FL53C07 French, Tarrasch
11. Psakhis vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½311985URS-ch FL53A06 Reti Opening
12. Y R Yakovich vs Rozentalis  ½-½271985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
13. Y R Yakovich vs Podgaets  ½-½191985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
14. Y R Yakovich vs Pigusov  ½-½311985URS-ch FL53B36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
15. Y R Yakovich vs K Lerner  ½-½391985URS-ch FL53B58 Sicilian
16. Glek vs Y R Yakovich  0-1441986URS-ch U20D21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
17. Y R Yakovich vs Mikhalchishin  ½-½261986URS-ch FL54C55 Two Knights Defense
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. Y R Yakovich vs E Rahmanov  1-0351986URS-ch otborB12 Caro-Kann Defense
21. Y R Yakovich vs Dreev  ½-½321986URS-ch U20A13 English
22. Y R Yakovich vs A N Panchenko  ½-½211986URS-ch otborB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
23. Bareev vs Y R Yakovich 1-0181986?D24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
24. V Tukmakov vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½201986URS-ch FL54D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
25. Y R Yakovich vs Zagrebelny  1-0431986Minsk ttB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 483  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.
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?
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: GM Yuri Yakovich is the author of the book "Sicilian Attacks - Powerful Charges & Typical Tactics"..

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