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Valentin Lukov
  
Number of games in database: 119
Years covered: 1977 to 2006
Last FIDE rating: 2404
Highest rating achieved in database: 2469

Overall record: +26 -33 =60 (47.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 English (5) 
    A14 A13
 King's Indian (4) 
    E97 E98 E61
 Queen's Indian (4) 
    E15 E14 E12
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (35) 
    B47 B93 B90 B22 B23
 Sicilian Najdorf (11) 
    B93 B90 B99 B92
 Sicilian Taimanov (9) 
    B47 B46
 Modern Benoni (8) 
    A56 A61 A78 A58 A70
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A45 A46
 Bogo Indian (5) 
    E11
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T M Haub vs V Lukov, 1994 1/2-1/2
   V Lukov vs U Rohde, 2001 1-0

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VALENTIN LUKOV
(born Dec-11-1955, 62 years old) Bulgaria

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Valentin Lukov was awarded the GM title in 1988. He finished 1st= at Halle in 1987.

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 119  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Z Basagic vs V Lukov  ½-½321977PazardzhikA45 Queen's Pawn Game
2. Krum Georgiev vs V Lukov  ½-½151977PazardzhikA07 King's Indian Attack
3. N Kirov vs V Lukov  ½-½261977PazardzhikA14 English
4. G Kluger vs V Lukov  0-1571977PazardzhikE41 Nimzo-Indian
5. B Perenyi vs V Lukov 1-0751978Decin-B 8thB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. K Mokry vs V Lukov  1-0411978Decin-B 8thB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
7. J Tabor vs V Lukov  0-1261978Decin-B 8thB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
8. F Blatny vs V Lukov  0-1561978Decin-B 8thB25 Sicilian, Closed
9. A Adamski vs V Lukov  1-0681978Decin-B 8thB22 Sicilian, Alapin
10. V Lukov vs Psakhis  ½-½191980NaleczowA71 Benoni, Classical, 8.Bg5
11. V Lukov vs Polugaevsky  0-1411981Sochi ItE20 Nimzo-Indian
12. V Inkiov vs V Lukov  ½-½471981BUL-chB23 Sicilian, Closed
13. V Lukov vs Tringov  ½-½121981BUL-chC01 French, Exchange
14. V Lukov vs Stefan Djuric  0-1381981PamporovoC53 Giuoco Piano
15. J Lechtynsky vs V Lukov  ½-½311981PamporovoB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
16. Tseshkovsky vs V Lukov  1-0551981Festival RossiaB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. R Vera vs V Lukov  0-1281983Capablanca Memorial-BE20 Nimzo-Indian
18. V Lukov vs T Horvath  0-1261983EUR-chT (Men) 8thE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
19. J Lechtynsky vs V Lukov  ½-½601983Rubinstein Memorial 21stD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
20. V Dydyshko vs V Lukov  1-0411983Rubinstein Memorial 21stA78 Benoni, Classical with ...Re8 and ...Na6
21. V Lukov vs I Farago  0-1301983Rubinstein Memorial 21stE12 Queen's Indian
22. N Radev vs V Lukov  ½-½151984Sofia ch-BULB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
23. J Grigorov vs V Lukov  ½-½641984SofiaB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
24. V Lukov vs Kupreichik  ½-½351984YerevanD02 Queen's Pawn Game
25. V Lukov vs Tseshkovsky  ½-½141984YerevanD79 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O, Main line
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 119  PGN Download
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Dec-11-06  BIDMONFA: Valentin Lukov

LUKOV, Valentin
http://www.bidmonfa.com/lukov_valen...
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Dec-11-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Player of the Day

Valentin Lukov & Harry Wienigk - <System-Theorie aus aller Welt> wrote a lot of 'funny' chess books.

Dec-11-08  WhiteRook48: Who on earth is this guy.
Dec-11-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Bio: http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walent...

Picture: http://www.chessscotland.com/photos... (Minnican, Valentin Lukov , Upton)

Mar-04-09  theodor: <<WhiteRook48>: Who on earth is this guy.> he's a friend of mine!
Dec-11-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Based on what I'm reading, it looks like he's player of the day in 2006 & 2008. Happy 57th birthday!
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