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Yuri Shabanov
Number of games in database: 92
Years covered: 1971 to 2007
Last FIDE rating: 2326
Highest rating achieved in database: 2467

Overall record: +19 -27 =46 (45.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (26) 
    B43 B31 B40 B50 B30
 French Defense (4) 
    C05 C12 C11 C01
 Sicilian Kan (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 Pirc (7) 
    B07 B08
 Sicilian (6) 
    B31 B52 B25 B32
 Semi-Slav (6) 
    D44 D46 D43 D45
 Philidor's Defense (4) 
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D52 D56 D58
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C79 C60 C93 C68
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Shabanov vs E Mnatsakanian, 1971 1-0
   I Morev vs Shabanov, 2007 0-1
   Shabanov vs V Igney, 2001 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Russian Championship (1996)
   Moscow Open (2007)
   59th Russian Championship (2006)

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(born Nov-11-1937, died Mar-31-2010, 72 years old) Russia

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This GM won the 2003 World Senior Chess Championship, successfully defending his title the following year. Awarded the GM title in 2004.

Wikipedia article: Yuri Shabanov

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 92  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Vaganian vs Shabanov  1-0211971URS-ch sfE56 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 7...Nc6
2. Shabanov vs E Mnatsakanian 1-0211971USSR Championship Semi-FinalsC12 French, McCutcheon
3. Karpov vs Shabanov 1-0421971URS-ch sfE00 Queen's Pawn Game
4. Vasiukov vs Shabanov  1-0451972URS-ch sfB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
5. Tseshkovsky vs Shabanov  1-0411973RUS-chB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
6. V Osnos vs Shabanov  1-0371973URS-ch sfD56 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. Shabanov vs Tseshkovsky  1-0331974URS-ch sfB07 Pirc
8. Shabanov vs Dolmatov  0-1301975Briansk-ch TrudB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
9. Shabanov vs Lazarichev  1-0271978AstrakhanB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
10. Y R Yakovich vs Shabanov  ½-½461987Rossija-chC30 King's Gambit Declined
11. Barsov vs Shabanov  ½-½331987Tashkent Hodzhaev memD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. Shabanov vs Tseshkovsky  ½-½351987Tashkent Hodzhaev memB40 Sicilian
13. E Vladimirov vs Shabanov  1-0271987Tashkent Hodzhaev memD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. Shabanov vs G Timoshchenko  ½-½541987Tashkent Hodzhaev memC49 Four Knights
15. Oll vs Shabanov  1-0361988URS Ch otbor56B10 Caro-Kann
16. Shabanov vs G Orlov  1-0261989URS Army-chB20 Sicilian
17. Karasev vs Shabanov  0-1571989URS Army-chD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
18. Shabanov vs Vasiukov  ½-½161990YaroslavlB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
19. Johannes Fischer vs Shabanov  ½-½301990Chigorin MemorialD04 Queen's Pawn Game
20. Kharlov vs Shabanov  ½-½581990RSFSR-chA16 English
21. Tseshkovsky vs Shabanov  ½-½241990Chigorin MemorialC93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense
22. Shabanov vs Kramnik 0-1761990Ch RussiaB30 Sicilian
23. Kholmov vs Shabanov  ½-½181990Chigorin MemorialE16 Queen's Indian
24. M Brodsky vs Shabanov  ½-½381991Moscow6B07 Pirc
25. Shabanov vs Barsov  ½-½291992OrelD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
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  Tabanus: GM Yuri Shabanov, Russia, born 11 November 1937. Now rated 2337,

Rated 2455 in 1973. Rating peak 2505 in 2001. Senior World champion 2003 and 2004. GM in 2004.

Biography: (in Polish)


[Event "URS-ch sf"]
[Site "Barnaul"]
[Date "1969.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Balashov, Yuri S"]
[Black "Shabanov, Yuri"]
[Result "0-1"]

1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 g6 6.Bc4 Bg7 7.Be3 O-O 8.Bb3 a6 9.f3 Qc7 10.Qd2 b5 11.Nxc6 dxc6 12.Qf2 Nd7 13.O-O a5 14.a3 Rb8 15.h3 a4 16.Ba2 b4 17.Nxa4 bxa3 18.bxa3 Ba6 19.Rfd1 Bxa1 20.Rxa1 Qa5 21.Nc5 Rfd8 22.Nxa6 Qxa6 23.Qh4 Nf6 24.Bb3 Qe2 25.Bg5 Rd1+ 26.Rxd1 Qxd1+ 27.Kh2 Qa1 28.Qf4 Rd8 29.Qc1 Qe5+ 30.Qf4 Qa1 31.Qc1 Qe5+ 32.Qf4 Qxf4+ 33.Bxf4 Ra8 34.a4 Nd7 35.Be3 Kf8 36.Kg3 Ke8 37.Kf2 e6 38.Ke2 c5 39.Bd2 Ne5 40.Bf4 Nc6 41.Be3 Na5 42.Bxc5 Rb8 43.Ke3 Nxb3 44.cxb3 Rxb3+ 45.Kf4 Rb2 46.g4 Ra2 47.Kg5 Rxa4 48.Kh6 Rc4 49.Bb6 Rb4 50.Bc5 Rb3 51.h4 Rxf3 52.h5 Rg3 0-1

Apr-07-10  Eastfrisian: Sad to hear that Yuri Shabanov died.

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  whiteshark: 31.03.2010

R.I.P World Champion

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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Yuri Shabanov.
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  Big Pawn: Happy belated Columbus day, Yuri Shabanov.
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