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D Rogozenko 
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Dorian Rogozenko
Number of games in database: 432
Years covered: 1988 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2500 (2469 rapid, 2409 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2562
Overall record: +139 -95 =197 (55.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      1 exhibition game, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (39) 
    E60 E63 E67 E73 E69
 Nimzo Indian (26) 
    E21 E30 E31 E32 E33
 Slav (24) 
    D15 D17 D10 D16 D11
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A40 A41 D05 A50 A46
 Grunfeld (17) 
    D82 D80 D85 D71 D70
 Queen's Gambit Declined (12) 
    D38 D30 D31 D39 D06
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (80) 
    B33 B45 B30 B22 B40
 Slav (23) 
    D15 D10 D12 D13 D11
 Queen's Pawn Game (15) 
    D02 A45 A46 E10 A40
 Sicilian Taimanov (13) 
 Sicilian Dragon (12) 
    B76 B70 B77 B78 B72
 Semi-Slav (11) 
    D44 D43 D45 D48
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Rogozenko vs Nguyen Anh, 1994 1-0
   D Rogozenko vs G Fish, 2012 1-0
   L Vasilescu vs D Rogozenko, 2011 0-1
   A Ziegler vs D Rogozenko, 1999 0-1

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2001)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Excelsior Cup (2004)
   Baku Open (2013)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   Bundesliga 2015/16 (2015)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)
   12th European Individual Championship (2011)
   Bundesliga 2010/11 (2010)
   Bundesliga 2011/12 (2011)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)

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(born Aug-18-1973, 42 years old) Romania

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Dorian Rogozenko (Rogozenco) was born in Kishinev, Moldova. He learned to play chess at 6 years old, and by 19 he had achieved the title of International Master. Four years later (in 1996) he achieved the title of grandmaster. He won the Moldavia Junior Chess Championship four times, and the Moldavian Championship in 1994. He placed first in the Moscow GM tournament 1992, Chemnitz open 1997, Bucharest GM 1998, Eforie open 1998, Lvov 1995 (tied), Hamburg 1997, and Hamburg 2000.

As a computer expert, he has done work for several chess websites including and

He is currently residing in Bucharest.

Wikipedia article: Dorian Rogozenko

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 432  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. D Rogozenko vs U Ibadlaev  ½-½43 1988 URS-chT2 corrD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. O Leluashvili vs D Rogozenko  ½-½42 1988 URS-chT2 corrB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
3. D Rogozenko vs M Pukshansky  ½-½26 1988 URS-chT2 corrE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
4. D Rogozenko vs P Akopov  ½-½26 1988 URS-chT2 corrD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
5. A G Ivanov vs D Rogozenko  1-037 1988 URS-chT2 corrB08 Pirc, Classical
6. D Rogozenko vs V Pankevich  0-126 1988 URS-chT2 corrE16 Queen's Indian
7. A Bykhovsky vs D Rogozenko  1-033 1988 URS-chT2 corrE73 King's Indian
8. D Rogozenko vs B Okner 1-034 1988 URS-chT2 corrD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
9. D Rogozenko vs Veremeichik  0-154 1988 URS-chT2 corrE17 Queen's Indian
10. D Rogozenko vs V P Khomulo  ½-½40 1988 URS-chT2 corrD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
11. V Malisauskas vs D Rogozenko  1-040 1988 URS-chT2 corrE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
12. D Rogozenko vs S G Simonenko  ½-½19 1988 URS-chT2 corrE60 King's Indian Defense
13. B Alterman vs D Rogozenko  1-034 1989 URS-chT U20D85 Grunfeld
14. D Rogozenko vs A Kremenietsky  1-051 1991 Russian Winter opB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
15. D Rogozenko vs V Semenov  ½-½31 1991 URS-chT10 corr9194E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
16. H Odeev vs D Rogozenko 0-110 1991 URS-chT10 corr9194D02 Queen's Pawn Game
17. D Rogozenko vs V Verdihanov  0-132 1991 URS-chTA13 English
18. V Utemov vs D Rogozenko  0-160 1991 Russian Winter opA30 English, Symmetrical
19. D Rogozenko vs Dvoirys  0-148 1991 Russian Winter opB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
20. D Rogozenko vs J Schuster  ½-½20 1991 URS-chT10 corr9194A15 English
21. P Kotsur vs D Rogozenko  1-073 1991 URS-chTB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
22. D Rogozenko vs N Odeev  1-037 1991 URS-chTE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
23. E Magerramov vs D Rogozenko  1-034 1991 Russian Winter opA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
24. D Rogozenko vs F Babayeva 1-042 1991 Russian Winter opC42 Petrov Defense
25. D Rogozenko vs V N Loginov  ½-½17 1991 URS-chT10 corr9194A04 Reti Opening
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 432  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-19-05  aw1988: His "Sveshnikov Reloaded" comes out in September. I've ordered already. :)
Nov-27-05  aw1988: ...and I've now read it. Wow. I recommend it wholeheartedly.
Jun-22-06  Zebra: Does Rogozenko currently play for Moldova or Romania (or somebody else)? He wasn't in the Olympiad, at least not in either of those two teams.
Aug-08-08  myschkin: . . .

"Time trouble how to deal with it"

Aug-08-08  myschkin: . . .

Bio + Photos (until 2004)

Aug-18-08  BIDMONFA: Dorian Rogozenko


Aug-18-08  ravel5184: Hipy papy bthuthdth thuthda bthuthdy!
Dec-26-09  waddayaplay: Has he stopped playing?

Anyways I have his book too, it is very good, but hardly has analysis of the line that became popular after Morozevich vs Leko, 2005 1-0.

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  wordfunph: <aw1988: His "Sveshnikov Reloaded" comes out in September. I've ordered already. :).

another good book by Dorian is Anti-Sicilians - A Guide for Black published by Gambit..

Jun-20-11  Blunderdome: This is the fellow who does the postmortems with the players at Bazna.
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  eternaloptimist: Happy birthday to GM Rogozenko!
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