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Baira Kovanova
Number of games in database: 345
Years covered: 2001 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2376 (2361 rapid, 2286 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2408
Overall record: +116 -88 =104 (54.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 37 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B50 B26 B47 B91 B42
 Ruy Lopez (19) 
    C77 C65 C91 C90 C69
 King's Indian Attack (17) 
 Caro-Kann (14) 
    B11 B12 B18 B13 B10
 French Defense (12) 
    C00 C01 C03 C11 C09
 Giuoco Piano (8) 
    C53 C50 C54
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (42) 
    C92 C96 C91 C78 C60
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (30) 
    C92 C96 C91 C84 C99
 Nimzo Indian (25) 
    E32 E46 E47 E21 E53
 Queen's Indian (19) 
    E15 E12 E17 E14
 Queen's Pawn Game (18) 
    A46 E00 A45 D00
 English, 1 c4 e5 (7) 
    A22 A28 A20
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Kovanova vs N Pogonina, 2010 1-0
   Ju Wenjun vs B Kovanova, 2009 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Russian Chess Championships Higher League (Women) (2012)
   Russian Women's Superfinals (2011)
   Russian Superfinals (Women) (2013)
   Russian Team Championship: Women's League (2009)
   Russian Team Championship (Women) (2015)
   10th European Individual Women's Championship (2009)
   67th Russian Championship Higher League (Women) (2014)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2007)
   Euro Club Cup (Women) (2008)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2013)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2012)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2015)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2016)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)
   European Individual Championships (Women) (2010)

   L Markelova vs B Kovanova (Nov-12-16) 0-1
   B Kovanova vs P Shuvalova (Nov-11-16) 1-0
   A Skripchenko vs B Kovanova (Nov-09-16) 1/2-1/2
   N Kazimova vs B Kovanova (Nov-07-16) 1/2-1/2
   E Di Primio vs B Kovanova (Nov-06-16) 0-1

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(born May-12-1987, 29 years old) Russia

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Kovanova is a WGM. She won the Russian Chess Championships Higher League (Women) (2012) outright with 9/11, qualifying for the 2012 Russian Women's Superfinal.

 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 345  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. N Gurieli vs B Kovanova  1-054 2001 openB08 Pirc, Classical
2. B Kovanova vs H Vardanian  ½-½30 2001 openB23 Sicilian, Closed
3. P Qalagashvili vs B Kovanova  1-027 2001 openA22 English
4. B Kovanova vs T Chalabashvili  1-043 2001 openB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
5. B Kovanova vs F Tahirov  0-136 2001 openB07 Pirc
6. N Batsiashvili vs B Kovanova  ½-½62 2001 openA80 Dutch
7. B Kovanova vs S Nikoladze  0-155 2001 openB07 Pirc
8. N Vacheishvili vs B Kovanova  ½-½48 2001 openA22 English
9. B Kovanova vs G Absava  ½-½32 2001 openB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
10. I Rudakov vs B Kovanova  0-140 2001 Chigorin mem openD00 Queen's Pawn Game
11. B Kovanova vs A Smelov  0-177 2001 Chigorin mem openB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
12. Oleg Evstratov vs B Kovanova  ½-½36 2001 Chigorin mem openA80 Dutch
13. B Kovanova vs E Ambrus  0-131 2001 Chigorin mem openC45 Scotch Game
14. A Ignatiev vs B Kovanova 1-013 2001 Chigorin mem openA83 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
15. B Kovanova vs A Utnasunov  0-142 2001 Chigorin mem openB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
16. G Lazhevsky vs B Kovanova  ½-½65 2001 Chigorin mem openC55 Two Knights Defense
17. B Kovanova vs S Reutsky  ½-½59 2001 Chigorin mem openB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
18. P Malysheva vs B Kovanova  1-017 2001 Chigorin mem openB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
19. K Rybenko vs B Kovanova  1-050 2003 RUS-ch U20 GirlsC60 Ruy Lopez
20. B Kovanova vs N Krasilnikova  1-033 2004 RUS-ch U18 GirlsC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 6.d4
21. B Kovanova vs J Gilbert  1-027 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18B12 Caro-Kann Defense
22. B Kovanova vs A Romanenko  1-042 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18A04 Reti Opening
23. B I Franco Valencia vs B Kovanova  0-127 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18C60 Ruy Lopez
24. Andjelija Stojanovic vs B Kovanova  0-143 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18C60 Ruy Lopez
25. B Kovanova vs M Purtseladze  ½-½45 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18B11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
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Apr-26-10  BIDMONFA: Baira Kovanova


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  brankat: Five for five, so far, in the current Russian Women's Championship!
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  twinlark: Well done and congratulations to WGM Kovanova, winning the Russian Women's Higher League.
Mar-25-16  sonia91: She just won the women's section of the 1st Mongolian Nations Chess Tournament:
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