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Valentin Lukov
Number of games in database: 133
Years covered: 1977 to 2006
Last FIDE rating: 2404
Highest rating achieved in database: 2469

Overall record: +29 -38 =66 (46.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (7) 
    B66 B49 B31 B84 B81
 English (5) 
    A14 A13
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E15 E14 E18 E12
 King's Indian (4) 
    E97 E98 E61
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (39) 
    B47 B93 B22 B90 B92
 Sicilian Najdorf (14) 
    B93 B90 B92 B99 B97
 Sicilian Taimanov (9) 
    B47 B46
 Modern Benoni (9) 
    A61 A78 A56 A58 A70
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A46 A45
 Bogo Indian (5) 
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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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(born Dec-11-1955, 63 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 6; games 1-25 of 133  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. A Adamski vs V Lukov  1-0681978Decin-B 8thB22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. B Perenyi vs V Lukov 1-0751978Decin-B 8thB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. K Mokry vs V Lukov  1-0411978Decin-B 8thB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
8. J Tabor vs V Lukov  0-1261978Decin-B 8thB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
9. F Blatny vs V Lukov  0-1561978Decin-B 8thB25 Sicilian, Closed
10. V Lukov vs Psakhis  ½-½191980NaleczowA71 Benoni, Classical, 8.Bg5
11. V Lukov vs Polugaevsky  0-1411981Chigorin MemorialE20 Nimzo-Indian
12. V Inkiov vs V Lukov  ½-½471981BUL-chB23 Sicilian, Closed
13. V Lukov vs Tringov  ½-½121981BUL-chC01 French, Exchange
14. Tseshkovsky vs V Lukov  1-0551981Chigorin MemorialB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
15. V Lukov vs Stefan Djuric  0-1381981PamporovoC53 Giuoco Piano
16. J Lechtynsky vs V Lukov  ½-½311981PamporovoB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
17. D Donchev vs V Lukov  0-1581982BUL-chB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. R Vera vs V Lukov  0-1281983Capablanca Memorial-BE20 Nimzo-Indian
19. V Lukov vs W Kruszynski  1-0521983Polanica ZdrojB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
20. Z Szymczak vs V Lukov  ½-½131983Polanica ZdrojE12 Queen's Indian
21. A Sygulski vs V Lukov  ½-½901983Polanica ZdrojA78 Benoni, Classical with ...Re8 and ...Na6
22. H Ardiansyah vs V Lukov  ½-½381983Polanica ZdrojB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
23. V Lukov vs Roman Hernandez  ½-½601983Polanica ZdrojC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
24. V Lukov vs Z Ksieski  0-1291983Polanica ZdrojB66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6
25. V Lukov vs P Lukacs  ½-½401983Capablanca mem-BC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 133  PGN Download
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Dec-11-06  BIDMONFA: Valentin Lukov

LUKOV, Valentin

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  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.
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Bio:

Picture: (Minnican, Valentin Lukov , Upton)

Mar-04-09  theodor: <<WhiteRook48>: Who on earth is this guy.> he's a friend of mine!
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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