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Milko Popchev
Number of games in database: 175
Years covered: 1985 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2316 (2265 rapid, 2318 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2499

Overall record: +33 -40 =102 (48.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A46 A45 D05 A41 D02
 Vienna Opening (12) 
    C26 C25
 English, 1 c4 c5 (8) 
    A36 A37 A30
 Uncommon Opening (5) 
 Reti System (4) 
    A06 A04
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    A41 D02
 Pirc (15) 
    B07 B08 B09
 Robatsch (8) 
 Petrov (8) 
 Sicilian (7) 
    B30 B23 B56 B32
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D30 D38 D31 D37
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   21st Belgrade Trophy (2008)
   Golden Sands (2012)

   🏆 Golden Sands
   C Lupulescu vs M Popchev (Jun-10-12) 1-0
   M Popchev vs D Solak (Jun-09-12) 1/2-1/2
   M Nikolov vs M Popchev (Jun-08-12) 0-1
   M Nikolov vs M Popchev (Jun-08-12) 0-1
   M Popchev vs B Furman (Jun-07-12) 1-0

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(born Nov-11-1964, 53 years old) Bulgaria

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 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 175  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Matulovic vs M Popchev  1-0351985Vrnjacka BanjaB08 Pirc, Classical
2. M Popchev vs M Lazic  ½-½791986Novi Sad (Yugoslavia)C26 Vienna
3. Tringov vs M Popchev  ½-½321986Novi SadC42 Petrov Defense
4. S Smagin vs M Popchev  ½-½351986Novi SadB08 Pirc, Classical
5. M Popchev vs N Davies  1-0521986Albena (Bulgaria)B06 Robatsch
6. Krum Georgiev vs M Popchev  1-0291987Primorsko opC42 Petrov Defense
7. Romanishin vs M Popchev  ½-½301988SarajevoB30 Sicilian
8. M Popchev vs Velimirovic  ½-½611988Stara PazovaA36 English
9. M Popchev vs G Milos  ½-½381988Memorial J.Capablanca (cat.11)A37 English, Symmetrical
10. I Stohl vs M Popchev ½-½101988Hradec KraloveD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. B Ivanovic vs M Popchev  1-0561988Stara PazovaB08 Pirc, Classical
12. M Popchev vs Marjanovic  ½-½201988It (cat.10)A36 English
13. V Arapovic vs M Popchev  ½-½411988SarajevoB07 Pirc
14. Romanishin vs M Popchev  0-1371988Stara PazovaE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
15. M Popchev vs V Tichy  1-0331988Hradec Kralove (Czech Republic)C26 Vienna
16. M Popchev vs V Kovacevic  1-0721988Stara PazovaE02 Catalan, Open, 5.Qa4
17. Plachetka vs M Popchev  ½-½431988Stara PazovaB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
18. Azmaiparashvili vs M Popchev  1-0281988cat.11D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
19. Romanishin vs M Popchev  ½-½301988SarajevoB30 Sicilian
20. M Popchev vs Granda Zuniga  ½-½131988Capablanca mem-A 10C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
21. M Popchev vs G Garcia Gonzales  1-0361988Capablanca mem-AC26 Vienna
22. V Kovacevic vs M Popchev  ½-½631988SarajevoA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
23. Geller vs M Popchev  ½-½451989SochiB07 Pirc
24. M Popchev vs Vyzmanavin  0-1361989Sochi (Russia)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
25. M Popchev vs Razuvaev  ½-½471989Sochi-AB20 Sicilian
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 175  PGN Download
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Nov-29-06  BIDMONFA: Milko Popchev


Sep-03-08  stanleys: Look at this piece of art by GM Popchev

Nikola Nestorovic - Popchev, Stara Pazova/2008

1.e4 g6 2.d4 Bg7 3.Nc3 Nc6 4.Be3 d5 5.Nf3 de4 6.Nxe4 Nh6 7.d5 Nb4 8.Qd2 a5 9.a3 Qxd5 10.ab4 Qxe4 11.Bd3 Qe6 12.O-O-O O-O 13.Bxh6 ab4 14.Qe3

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14...Bc3 15.bc3 bc3 16.Ba6 Qxe3+ 17.Bxe3 Rxa6 18.Kb1

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18...Bh3 19.Nd4 Rb6+ 20.Nb3

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20...Rxb3+ 21.cb3 Bf5+ 22.Kc1 Ra8 0:1

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