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Valery Grechihin
Number of games in database: 28
Years covered: 1981 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2216
Highest rating achieved in database: 2357

Overall record: +1 -12 =15 (30.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (4) 
    B63 B30 B31 B89
With the Black pieces:
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(born Sep-06-1937, died May-13-2008, 70 years old) Russia

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Valery Dmitrievich Grechihin was the first deaf grandmaster in history.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 28  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Grechihin vs Glek  ½-½311981KuibyshevB89 Sicilian
2. B Gruzman vs V Grechihin  ½-½311991Smolensk (Russia)C29 Vienna Gambit
3. M Brodsky vs V Grechihin  1-0341991Belavenets mem opC78 Ruy Lopez
4. V Grechihin vs Savon  ½-½101995Moscow1C68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
5. D B Gurevich vs V Grechihin  1-0351996Groningen openD90 Grunfeld
6. V Grechihin vs Tseshkovsky  0-1371998Le Touquet op 13thB30 Sicilian
7. E Danielian vs V Grechihin  ½-½521999Novgorod OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
8. V Grechihin vs B Sambuev  0-1431999Novgorod OpenE97 King's Indian
9. S Tuturin vs V Grechihin  1-0371999Novgorod OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
10. V Grechihin vs N Tetradze  0-1421999Novgorod OpenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
11. V Onoprienko vs V Grechihin  ½-½512000Chigorin MemorialC00 French Defense
12. V Grechihin vs D Salinnikov  0-1552000Chigorin MemorialE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
13. K Zhukov vs V Grechihin  ½-½302000Chigorin MemorialA07 King's Indian Attack
14. V Grechihin vs M Tarasov  ½-½402000Chigorin MemorialA33 English, Symmetrical
15. P Anisimov vs V Grechihin  1-0312000Chigorin MemorialB72 Sicilian, Dragon
16. V Grechihin vs E Vlasov  ½-½332000Chigorin MemorialC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
17. I Vager vs V Grechihin  1-0752000Chigorin MemorialA46 Queen's Pawn Game
18. V Grechihin vs O Iljushina  1-0602000Chigorin MemorialB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
19. S Ershova vs V Grechihin  ½-½342000Chigorin MemorialD85 Grunfeld
20. V Grechihin vs B Saeheng  ½-½522002Bled OlympiadA35 English, Symmetrical
21. D Wondimu vs V Grechihin  ½-½382002Bled OlympiadA65 Benoni, 6.e4
22. V Grechihin vs C Davila  0-1452002Bled OlympiadE97 King's Indian
23. S Belkhodja vs V Grechihin  ½-½532002Bled OlympiadC55 Two Knights Defense
24. V Grechihin vs I E Morovic-Fernandez  ½-½322002Bled OlympiadA28 English
25. V Grechihin vs Wong Zi Jing  ½-½662002Bled OlympiadA46 Queen's Pawn Game
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Jul-14-07  stanleys: Another guy who could be suspected of cheating:

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  WannaBe: That's what happens when your Fritz goes on the fritz.
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  whiteshark: <Stanleys> You are (probably) wrong.

<Valery Grechikhin> --> FIDE number 4121015
Birthdate 6-9-1937
Nationality RUS
Elo (01-07-2009) IGM 2216

played board 1 for the ICSC team (deaf) at Bled Olympiad 2002

Grechihin results there:

ICSC team results:

Of cource there has been a (bigger) decline in ELO points since that time, but he's in the 70ties now.

Sep-06-12  BIDMONFA: Valery Grechihin


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  wordfunph: born 1937 and GM in 1998..

may be the oldest player to be awarded the GM title, excluding Honorary GM appointments or winning the World Senior Championships.

rest in peace, GM Grechihin..

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