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Sergey Borisovich Smagin
  
Number of games in database: 926
Years covered: 1982 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2551 (2442 rapid, 2303 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2613

Overall record: +391 -169 =340 (62.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 26 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (192) 
    B22 B40 B92 B58 B84
 French Defense (64) 
    C05 C09 C07 C03 C04
 French Tarrasch (60) 
    C05 C09 C07 C03 C04
 Ruy Lopez (44) 
    C89 C96 C92 C90 C68
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (27) 
    C89 C92 C96 C90 C85
 Caro-Kann (27) 
    B12 B10 B18 B17 B16
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (79) 
    C92 C84 C69 C91 C85
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (53) 
    C92 C84 C91 C85 C90
 Queen's Gambit Declined (48) 
    D35 D37 D30 D36 D39
 Semi-Slav (38) 
    D43 D45 D47 D49 D44
 Queen's Pawn Game (35) 
    E10 D02 A46 A45 D00
 Orthodox Defense (35) 
    D52 D51 D55
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Smagin vs Sahovic, 1990 1-0
   Smagin vs S A Salov, 1984 1-0
   Smagin vs N N Monin, 1986 1-0
   R Lau vs Smagin, 1990 0-1
   Smagin vs Sveshnikov, 1995 1-0
   Smagin vs A Summerscale, 1991 1-0
   Smagin vs D Sermek, 1991 1-0
   Smagin vs S Semkov, 1988 1-0
   Miles vs Smagin, 1995 1/2-1/2
   Smagin vs Geller, 1989 1-0

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2000 Montreal by gauer
   1989 World open by gauer

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Aeroflot Rapid Open
   Potkin vs Smagin (Feb-12-13) 0-1, rapid
   Smagin vs E Inarkiev (Feb-12-13) 0-1, rapid

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SERGEY BORISOVICH SMAGIN
(born Sep-08-1958, 61 years old) Russia

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GM (1985) Sergey Borisovich Smagin played in two USSR Championships, coming 4th= in 1985 and 16th= in the 1986 event. In other tournaments he was 1st= at Tashkent 1984, 1st= at Dresden 1985, 1st at Trnava 1987, 1st at Zenica 1987, 1st= at Sochi 1987 and 1st at Berlin 1988.

Wikipedia article: Sergey Smagin

Last updated: 2018-03-11 22:22:28

 page 1 of 38; games 1-25 of 926  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Balashov vs Smagin 1-0791982Moscow-chC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
2. S Kalinitschew vs Smagin  0-1401982Moscow-chE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
3. S Makarichev vs Smagin  ½-½401982URS-ch sfA13 English
4. Smagin vs Bronstein ½-½871982Moscow-chC55 Two Knights Defense
5. Smagin vs A Sokolov  ½-½891982Moscow-chE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
6. Smagin vs S Makarichev  0-1331982Moscow-chB58 Sicilian
7. V Dydyshko vs Smagin  1-0341982URS-ch sfD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. Smagin vs K Lerner 0-1401982URS-ch sfE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
9. N Andrianov vs Smagin  ½-½481982Moscow-chA15 English
10. Suetin vs Smagin 0-1771982Moscow-chC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
11. Smagin vs Gulko  ½-½501982Moscow-chB58 Sicilian
12. Smagin vs A Kakageldyev  ½-½401982URS-ch sfB06 Robatsch
13. Smagin vs Lutikov 1-0481982Moscow-chB58 Sicilian
14. Smagin vs K Aseev  ½-½661982Moscow-chC50 Giuoco Piano
15. Smagin vs N Rashkovsky  0-1401982Moscow-chB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. Savon vs Smagin  ½-½241982Moscow-chD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
17. Smagin vs I D Dorfman  0-1401982URS-ch sfA45 Queen's Pawn Game
18. A Kremenietsky vs Smagin  1-0341982Moscow-chC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
19. Smagin vs Averbakh ½-½501982Moscow-chC55 Two Knights Defense
20. Smagin vs Antoshin 1-0411982Moscow-chC41 Philidor Defense
21. A I Kuzmin vs Smagin  ½-½191982Moscow-chC53 Giuoco Piano
22. Salov vs Smagin 1-0381982URS-ch sfD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
23. Smagin vs A Chernin  0-1401982URS-ch sfA80 Dutch
24. Chiburdanidze vs Smagin  ½-½231982URS-ch sfD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. Vasiukov vs Smagin  0-1771982Moscow-chC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
 page 1 of 38; games 1-25 of 926  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-27-05  FischerFan124: he has a cool last name.
Apr-27-05  hintza: Easy to confuse Smagin with Simagin.
Apr-27-05  WTHarvey: Here are some diagrams of critical positions from Sergey's games: http://www.wtharvey.com/smag.html
Sep-08-06  BIDMONFA: Sergey Smagin

SMAGIN, Sergey
http://www.bidmonfa.com/smagin_serg...
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Sep-08-08  waustad: I don't recall seeing his games before. At least the selected ones at the top are nice attacking examples.
Nov-23-12  20MovesAhead: another GM who couldnt adjust to the COMPUTER AGE
Nov-23-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Dionysius1: Hi <20MovesAhead>. Why the capitals? I thought you computer boyos saw that as shouting? :-)
Nov-23-12  Shams: <20MovesAhead> I'm not sure what your comment is based on. Smagin is over fifty, for one thing, and nobody can really "adjust" for age.
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