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Yuri Nikolaevich Sakharov
Number of games in database: 177
Years covered: 1948 to 1979

Overall record: +48 -70 =59 (43.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (23) 
    B54 B45 B69 B27 B60
 French Defense (8) 
    C04 C05 C18 C16 C17
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C81 C79 C65 C98 C95
 English (6) 
    A17 A19 A16
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (6) 
    B69 B60 B64 B67
 Nimzo Indian (4) 
    E32 E42 E46 E38
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (30) 
    B97 B92 B62 B32 B22
 Sicilian Najdorf (14) 
    B97 B92 B91 B93
 King's Indian (8) 
    E92 E83 E86 E66 E69
 Semi-Slav (8) 
    D45 D48 D46 D43
 English (7) 
    A17 A11 A15
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C76 C74 C77 C73
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Y Sakharov vs Nezhmetdinov, 1957 1-0
   Y Sakharov vs Cherepkov, 1968 1-0
   L Shamkovich vs Y Sakharov, 1960 0-1
   Tal vs Y Sakharov, 1968 1/2-1/2
   Y Sakharov vs Stein, 1965 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   USSR Championship (1965)
   USSR Championship (1967)
   USSR Championship 1968/69 (1968)
   USSR Championship 1964/65 (1964)
   USSR Championship (1960)

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(born Sep-18-1922, died Sep-26-1981, 59 years old) Ukraine

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Yuri Nikolaevich Sakharov was awarded the Master title in 1956 and the IMC title in 1971. He was Ukrainian champion in 1966 and 1968, and was 6th in the USSR Championship of 1967. He passed away in Kiev in 1981.

Wikipedia article: Yuri Sakharov

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 177  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Yudovich Sr. vs Y Sakharov  1-02519481st Soviet Team-ch finalD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
2. Korchnoi vs Y Sakharov  1-0301949URS-ch qfD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
3. Ragozin vs Y Sakharov  1-0301950URS-ch sfC77 Ruy Lopez
4. Y Sakharov vs J Vatnikov 1-0271950URS-ch sfC58 Two Knights
5. Korchnoi vs Y Sakharov 1-0281951Chigorin MemorialB57 Sicilian
6. Gurgenidze vs Y Sakharov 1-0361956Tbilisi f-USSR chA07 King's Indian Attack
7. A Buslaev vs Y Sakharov  0-1261956Tbilisi f-USSR chD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. Y Sakharov vs Polugaevsky ½-½511956Ch URS (1/2 final)E87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
9. Y Sakharov vs Gufeld 0-1411956Tbilisi f-USSR chB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
10. Korchnoi vs Y Sakharov  1-0541956TbilisiD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. Tal vs Y Sakharov ½-½391956TbilisiD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
12. S Khalilbeili vs Y Sakharov  ½-½161956Tbilisi f-USSR chD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
13. Y Sakharov vs Chukaev  ½-½181956Tbilisi f-USSR chB54 Sicilian
14. J Yuchtman vs Y Sakharov  0-1351956Tbilisi f-USSR chA07 King's Indian Attack
15. Y Sakharov vs Furman  0-1361956Tbilisi f-USSR chC18 French, Winawer
16. Kasparian vs Y Sakharov 1-0371956Tbilisi f-USSR chC00 French Defense
17. Y Sakharov vs Koblents  ½-½411956Tbilisi f-USSR chB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
18. T Giorgadze vs Y Sakharov  ½-½571956Tbilisi f-USSR chB07 Pirc
19. Y Sakharov vs Petrosian 0-1421956Ch URS (1/2 final)C16 French, Winawer
20. Antoshin vs Y Sakharov  0-1371956Tbilisi f-USSR chD48 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
21. Y Sakharov vs V Zurakhov  1-0401956Tbilisi f-USSR chA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
22. Y Sakharov vs Y Kotkov  ½-½581956Tbilisi f-USSR chC18 French, Winawer
23. J Yuchtman vs Y Sakharov 1-0451956URS-ch sfC73 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
24. Nezhmetdinov vs Y Sakharov 1-0331957RUS-UKRB32 Sicilian
25. Sokolsky vs Y Sakharov  ½-½411957URS-ch sfA00 Uncommon Opening
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Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: he also served as head coach of Ukrainian youth team, rest in peace IMC Sakharov..
Sep-18-13  Nosnibor: There is something wrong with the bio details.In the USSR Championship of 1967 he only finished 10th and not 6th ,but this may have been confused with 1965 when he finished with his best result placing 7th.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: R.I.P. Sakharov.
Oct-29-14  ljfyffe: Sakharov was part of the Soviet team that won
CC Olympiad VI of 1968-72.
Oct-29-14  ljfyffe: Also, CC Olympiad VII, 1972-76, won by Soviets.
Dec-03-15  ljfyffe: In the1973-77 ICCF World Cup I Final Sakharov
scored 7 points out of a possible 14 to finish in 7th place.
Dec-08-16  stanleys: A pic of him -
Dec-08-16  Stonehenge: <Nosnibor>


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