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Baira Kovanova
Number of games in database: 334
Years covered: 2001 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2391 (2399 rapid, 2325 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2408
Overall record: +113 -88 =102 (54.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      31 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B50 B26 B91 B47 B42
 Ruy Lopez (19) 
    C77 C65 C91 C88 C78
 King's Indian Attack (15) 
 Caro-Kann (14) 
    B11 B12 B18 B10 B13
 French Defense (12) 
    C00 C01 C11 C09 C03
 Giuoco Piano (8) 
    C53 C50 C54
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (42) 
    C92 C96 C78 C91 C60
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (30) 
    C92 C96 C91 C84 C99
 Nimzo Indian (23) 
    E32 E46 E47 E21 E20
 Queen's Indian (19) 
    E15 E17 E12 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)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2013)
   67th Russian Championship Higher League (Women) (2014)
   Euro Club Cup (Women) (2008)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2015)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2007)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2012)
   10th European Individual Women's Championship (2009)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2008)
   European Individual Championships (Women) (2010)

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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 334  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. B Kovanova vs F Tahirov  0-136 2001 openB07 Pirc
2. B Kovanova vs S Reutsky  ½-½59 2001 Chigorin mem openB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
3. B Kovanova vs G Absava  ½-½32 2001 openB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
4. Oleg Evstratov vs B Kovanova  ½-½36 2001 Chigorin mem openA80 Dutch
5. B Kovanova vs T Chalabashvili  1-043 2001 openB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
6. G Lazhevsky vs B Kovanova  ½-½65 2001 Chigorin mem openC55 Two Knights Defense
7. N Vacheishvili vs B Kovanova  ½-½48 2001 openA22 English
8. B Kovanova vs A Smelov  0-177 2001 Chigorin mem openB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
9. P Qalagashvili vs B Kovanova  1-027 2001 openA22 English
10. B Kovanova vs A Utnasunov  0-142 2001 Chigorin mem openB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
11. B Kovanova vs S Nikoladze  0-155 2001 openB07 Pirc
12. I Rudakov vs B Kovanova  0-140 2001 Chigorin mem openD00 Queen's Pawn Game
13. B Kovanova vs H Vardanian  ½-½30 2001 openB23 Sicilian, Closed
14. A Ignatiev vs B Kovanova 1-013 2001 Chigorin mem openA83 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
15. N Batsiashvili vs B Kovanova  ½-½62 2001 openA80 Dutch
16. P Malysheva vs B Kovanova  1-017 2001 Chigorin mem openB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
17. N Gurieli vs B Kovanova  1-054 2001 openB08 Pirc, Classical
18. B Kovanova vs E Ambrus  0-131 2001 Chigorin mem openC45 Scotch Game
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 Munguntuul vs B Kovanova  1-028 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18C62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
22. B Kovanova vs J Zawadzka ½-½19 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18B50 Sicilian
23. B Kovanova vs A Savurko  1-042 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18A04 Reti Opening
24. B Kovanova vs J Gilbert  1-027 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18B12 Caro-Kann Defense
25. B Kovanova vs M Purtseladze  ½-½45 2005 BELFORT YWCC GU18B11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 334  PGN Download
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Apr-26-10  BIDMONFA: Baira Kovanova


Jun-21-12  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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