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Igor Yagupov
Number of games in database: 213
Years covered: 1991 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2394 (2393 rapid, 2440 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2559

Overall record: +79 -64 =69 (53.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B90 B22 B48 B32 B30
 Ruy Lopez (15) 
    C92 C86 C85 C77 C74
 French Defense (12) 
    C02 C16 C18 C00 C12
 Sicilian Najdorf (9) 
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B12 B10 B17 B19 B18
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (8) 
    C92 C86 C96 C95 C85
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (36) 
    B33 B22 B40 B47 B32
 Semi-Slav (18) 
    D43 D45 D44
 Dutch Defense (6) 
    A81 A88 A87
 Slav (6) 
    D12 D11
 Sicilian Taimanov (4) 
    B47 B48
 Reti System (4) 
    A04 A06
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   I Yagupov vs A Korotylev, 2002 1-0
   I Yagupov vs R Khusnullin, 1999 1-0
   I Yagupov vs D Belenkaya, 2012 1-0
   I Yagupov vs A Masalov, 2001 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   Rilton Cup 2013/14 (2013)
   It (open) St. Petersburg 300 (2003)
   20th Cappelle la Grande (2004)
   57th Russian Championship Qualifier (2004)
   Cappelle-la-Grande (2014)
   Chigorin Memorial (2012)
   Chigorin Memorial (2013)

   🏆 Cappelle-la-Grande
   M Hovhanisian vs I Yagupov (Mar-08-14) 1-0
   A Kveinys vs I Yagupov (Mar-06-14) 1-0
   I Yagupov vs S Maze (Mar-05-14) 1-0
   D Popovic vs I Yagupov (Mar-04-14) 1/2-1/2
   G Szabo vs I Yagupov (Mar-03-14) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-13-1965, 52 years old) Russia

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Grandmaster (2003). He was born in Tula*.

*Wikipedia article: Tula, Russia

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 213  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Yagupov vs Matyas Donko  1-0501991Kecskemet3B22 Sicilian, Alapin
2. I Yagupov vs Vaganian  1-0581992Tal memC16 French, Winawer
3. I Yagupov vs Glek  0-1821992Katowice opC12 French, McCutcheon
4. Kharlov vs I Yagupov  1-0471992Moscow Tal memA81 Dutch
5. I Yagupov vs Morozevich  0-1471992RUS-chB22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. E Vladimirov vs I Yagupov  ½-½401992Moscow rapidA81 Dutch
7. I Yagupov vs Gulko  0-1581992Tal memB40 Sicilian
8. I Yagupov vs Chekhov  0-1291992Moscow Tal memB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. I Yagupov vs S Smagin  1-0891993St Petersburg opC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
10. M Brodsky vs I Yagupov  ½-½221993St Petersburg opC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
11. I Yagupov vs Dreev  ½-½631993Rostov-on-DonC02 French, Advance
12. V Osnos vs I Yagupov  1-0671993Rostov opD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. Y Shulman vs I Yagupov  1-0371993Minsk-CA81 Dutch
14. V Moskalenko vs I Yagupov  1-0351993It swissA87 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation
15. I Yagupov vs D Haub  1-0571993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB06 Robatsch
16. I Yagupov vs A Scetinin  0-1441993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
17. I Yagupov vs M Tratar  1-0231993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB22 Sicilian, Alapin
18. I Yagupov vs L Totsky  0-1371994Orel AF-ch, Cat.9C02 French, Advance
19. V Popov vs I Yagupov  1-0391994Orel AF-ch, Cat.9A21 English
20. I Yagupov vs Savon  1-0311994Orel AF-ch, Cat.9B22 Sicilian, Alapin
21. I Yagupov vs S Kiselev  ½-½321994Orel AF-ch, Cat.9B22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. A Gorbatov vs I Yagupov  0-1391994Orel AF-ch, Cat.9D24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
23. E Mukhametov vs I Yagupov  1-0211994Orel AF-ch, Cat.9B33 Sicilian
24. I Yagupov vs I Zaitsev  0-1351994Orel AF-ch, Cat.9C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
25. I Yagupov vs N Pushkov  1-0501994Orel AF-ch, Cat.9C02 French, Advance
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 213  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-03-07  pawnofdoom: Hey this guy sued Vladimir Afromeev cuz Afromeev gained so many rating points at such a high age and such little time! Yagupov wasn't successful, but Im sure somethings wrong with Afromeev. He's the only FM in the top 100 list
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  Tabanus: GM Igor Yagupov, Russia, born 13 October 1965. Current rating 2487, with no FIDE rated games the last year.

IM in 1991, GM in 2003. Rating peak 2559 in 2006

Game not in cg database:

[Event "Chigorin Memorial"]
[Site "St. Petersburg"]
[Date "2006.10.23"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Yagupov, Igor"]
[Black "Hammer, Jon Ludvig"]
[WhiteElo "2541"]
[BlackElo "2380"]
[Result "0-1"]

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.0-0 b5 6.Bb3 Bc5 7.a4 Rb8 8.c3 d6 9.d4 Bb6 10.Na3 0-0 11.axb5 axb5 12.Nxb5 Bg4 13.d5 Ne7 14.Bc2 Qe8 15.c4 Nxe4 16.Bxe4 f5 17.Bd3 e4 18.Be2 exf3 19.Bxf3 Ng6 20.Bxg4 fxg4 21.Ra3 Nh4 22.Bg5 Qh5 23.Be3 Bxe3 24.Rxe3 Nf3+ 25.gxf3 gxf3 26.Kh1 Rf6 27.Qd4 Rh6 28.Qf4 Rf8 29.Qg3 Rg6 30.Rg1 Rxg3 31.Rxg3 Rf4 32.h3 Rxc4 33.Rgxf3 Rc1+ 34.Kh2 Qg6 35.Rg3 Qb1 36.Nc3 Rh1+ 37.Kg2 Qf1+ 38.Kf3 Rxh3 39.Re7 Rxg3+ 40.Kxg3 Qg1+ 41.Kf3 h5 42.Rxc7 Qg4+ 43.Ke3 h4 44.Ne4 h3 45.Rc6 h2 46.Ng3 Qg5+ 47.Ke2 Qxg3 48.fxg3 h1=Q 49.Rxd6 Qg2+ 50.Kd1 Qxg3 51.Rd8+ Kh7 52.d6 Qb3+ 53.Kc1 Qb6 0-1

Oct-13-13  BIDMONFA: Igor Yagupov


Oct-13-13  Kikoman: <Player of the Day>

Happy 48th Birthday GM Igor Yagupov! :D

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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday to the <POTD>: Igor Yagupov.
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