Number of games in database: 444
Years covered: 1997 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2569 (2606 rapid, 2546 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2641
Overall record: +160 -86 =165 (59.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
33 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
P Smirnov vs Rublevsky, 2004 1-0
Aronian vs P Smirnov, 2004 0-1
P Smirnov vs Z Tsydypov, 2013 1-0
P Smirnov vs A Belozerov, 2002 1-0
P Smirnov vs Aronian, 2004 1-0
P Smirnov vs S Sjugirov, 2014 1/2-1/2
H Hayrapetyan vs P Smirnov, 2013 0-1
P Smirnov vs D Solak, 2013 1-0
S Kravtsov vs P Smirnov, 2012 0-1
P Smirnov vs P Maletin, 2012 1-0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004)
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Baku Open (2013)
Russian Team Championship (2007)
Russian Championships (2002)
57th Russian Championship Qualifier (2004)
Moscow Open (2007)
Russian Team Championships (2011)
Moscow Open (2013)
Baku Open (2014)
Russian Championship Higher League (2007)
61st Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
EU-ch 4th (2003)
European Clubs Cup (Men) (2003)
20th European Club Cup (2004)
European Individual Championships (2007)
6th European Individual Championship (2005)
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| page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 444
|1. P Smirnov vs Chiburdanidze
||RUS-Cup5||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|2. P Smirnov vs A Belozerov
||RUS-chT (club)||C78 Ruy Lopez|
|3. P Smirnov vs A Belozerov
||RUS-ch sf||C02 French, Advance|
|4. Kharlov vs P Smirnov
||RUS-ch 53rd||E64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System|
|5. C Weiss vs P Smirnov
||2nd European Championship||A10 English|
|6. P Smirnov vs S Shipov
||54th ch-RUS||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|7. P Smirnov vs I Kurnosov
||6th Leg Russian Cup||A90 Dutch|
|8. Ni Hua vs P Smirnov
||CHN-RUS Summit Juniors||B30 Sicilian|
|9. Tiviakov vs P Smirnov
||2nd European Championship||B23 Sicilian, Closed|
|10. A Utnasunov vs P Smirnov
||54th ch-RUS||B30 Sicilian|
|11. P Smirnov vs L Cyborowski
||2nd European Championship||C41 Philidor Defense|
|12. V Akselrod vs P Smirnov
||6th Leg Russian Cup||B08 Pirc, Classical|
|13. P Smirnov vs Bu Xiangzhi
||CHN-RUS Summit Juniors||B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7|
|14. P Smirnov vs T Likavsky
||2nd European Championship||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|15. M Kobalia vs P Smirnov
||54th ch-RUS||E97 King's Indian|
|16. P Kazakov vs P Smirnov
||6th Leg Russian Cup||E92 King's Indian|
|17. Bu Xiangzhi vs P Smirnov
||CHN-RUS Summit Juniors||E81 King's Indian, Samisch|
|18. P Smirnov vs V Zvjaginsev
||2nd European Championship||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|19. P Smirnov vs Motylev
||54th ch-RUS||D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|20. P Smirnov vs E Postny
||EuChJun Boys||C67 Ruy Lopez|
|21. O Dancevski vs P Smirnov
||2nd European Championship||E70 King's Indian|
|22. P Smirnov vs R Popov
||6th Leg Russian Cup||C12 French, McCutcheon|
|23. P Smirnov vs Ni Hua
||CHN-RUS Summit Juniors||B42 Sicilian, Kan|
|24. Korchnoi vs P Smirnov
||2nd European Championship||E73 King's Indian|
|25. P Smirnov vs Dolmatov
||54th ch-RUS||C18 French, Winawer|
| page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 444
|Dec-05-04|| ||narwhal: Awwww...! Chessgames.com has chosen Pavel Smirnov to be the "player of the day." Smirnov, unfortunately, has the distinction of being Teimour Radjbaov's "whipping boy" (although to be sure, you can't use games played at non-classical time controls to prove that)....Awwww...! Chessgames.com ought to be commended for today's choice...=) |
|Dec-05-04|| ||Swindler: I wonder if he is better than Beer ? |
|Dec-05-04|| ||tamar: Maybe not better, but certainly stronger! |
|Dec-05-04|| ||BradMajors: narwhal, your comment made absolutely no sense.
Anyway I remember seeing Smirnov still an IM and over 2600. What is the highest IM rating ever?
|Dec-05-04|| ||narwhal: Of course my comment made total 100% sense. I was just joking about his "lame" performance against Radjabov in the 2004 FIDE WCC. It's like poking fun at Pedro Martinez of the Boston Red Sox (we in the Ukraine are big American baseball fans) for saying that "Curt Schilling is my daddy." |
|Dec-05-04|| ||narwhal: Yes, I mean 100% sense. =) |
|Dec-05-04|| ||BradMajors: how was it lame? 5 draws, one win. "Whipping boy".? |
|Oct-17-05|| ||sitzkrieg: <his "lame" performance > lol|
|Apr-26-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Pavel Smirnov
|Apr-03-09|| ||Dredge Rivers: Why doesn't his brother Yakov have an entry? :)|
|Jun-06-15|| ||Penguincw: Pretend the date on this post is June 4th:
Congrats to 8th seed GM Pavel Smirnov (2588) for remaining one of just 2 players still perfect through 4 rounds of the Mumbai Open. The first 3 rounds were easy, and in R4, he beat 15th seed GM Vitaly Sivuk (2491). Tomorrow, he'll face the other perfect player: 1st seed Dmitry Kokarev (2639) with black.
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