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Andrey Rychagov
Number of games in database: 229
Years covered: 1995 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2529 (2554 rapid, 2615 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2586

Overall record: +63 -44 =112 (54.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 10 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Slav (19) 
    D15 D11 D16 D19 D17
 Queen's Gambit Declined (16) 
    D30 D38 D39 D37 D31
 King's Indian (14) 
    E92 E97 E67 E94 E62
 Nimzo Indian (12) 
    E32 E34 E38 E37 E39
 Semi-Slav (10) 
    D44 D43 D48 D45 D47
 Grunfeld (10) 
    D85 D90 D91
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (34) 
    C11 C09 C10 C01 C18
 French (18) 
    C11 C10 C00
 Sicilian (17) 
    B42 B47 B22 B93 B25
 Queen's Gambit Declined (15) 
    D37 D31 D35
 Slav (10) 
    D17 D12 D10 D19 D15
 French Tarrasch (10) 
    C09 C03 C07
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Svidler vs A Rychagov, 2007 0-1
   A Rychagov vs A Lanin, 2008 1-0
   E Najer vs A Rychagov, 2007 0-1
   G Vescovi vs A Rychagov, 2002 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Russian Championship Higher League (2007)
   Moscow Open (2007)
   Chigorin Memorial Open (2009)
   Canadian Open (2007)

   🏆 21st Voronezh Master Open
   S Khanin vs A Rychagov (Jun-18-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Rychagov vs R Praggnanandhaa (Jun-16-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Sadovsky vs A Rychagov (Jun-15-17) 0-1
   A Rychagov vs Alexandra Obolentseva (Jun-12-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Rychagov vs A Riazantsev (Feb-12-13) 0-1, rapid

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(born Aug-03-1979, 40 years old) Russia

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Awarded the Grandmaster title in 2006.

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 229  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Rychagov vs Bezgodov  0-1601995Memorial M.ChigorinD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
2. A Rychagov vs A Gavrilov  ½-½351996Moscow-chE00 Queen's Pawn Game
3. Chekhov vs A Rychagov  ½-½321996Alekhine opD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
4. M Turov vs A Rychagov  1-0561997RUS-ch U20B22 Sicilian, Alapin
5. V Malakhov vs A Rychagov  1-0471997RUS-ch U20B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
6. A Rychagov vs Kholmov  ½-½561997Moscow-1E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
7. M Turov vs A Rychagov  1-0331998RUS-ch U20B30 Sicilian
8. Kholmov vs A Rychagov  1-0451999RUS-Cup03 (Geller mem)B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
9. A Rychagov vs Akobian  ½-½152000Tula opD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. A Chudinovskikh vs A Rychagov  ½-½602000Chigorin MemorialB44 Sicilian
11. A Rychagov vs V Onoprienko  ½-½262000Chigorin MemorialD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
12. S Gubernatorov vs A Rychagov  0-1322000Chigorin MemorialA07 King's Indian Attack
13. A Rychagov vs S Mirovshchikov  1-0542000Chigorin MemorialD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
14. D Frolov vs A Rychagov  0-1282000Chigorin MemorialB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
15. A Rychagov vs Vassily Orlov  1-0722000Chigorin MemorialD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
16. Shcherbakov vs A Rychagov  ½-½142000Chigorin MemorialD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. A Rychagov vs E Najer  ½-½122000Chigorin MemorialE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
18. A Eliseev vs A Rychagov  1-0602000Chigorin MemorialA20 English
19. Y Malinin vs A Rychagov  ½-½232001Russia Cup opD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
20. A Rychagov vs Kuporosov  0-1622001Memorial E Geller opD16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. A Gabrielian vs A Rychagov  0-1412001Russia Cup opB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
22. A Rychagov vs D Frolov  1-0342001Memorial E Geller opD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
23. A Rychagov vs Y Yarovik  1-0422001Russia Cup opE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
24. A Rychagov vs S Okrugin  ½-½502001Russia Cup opE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
25. A Deviatkin vs A Rychagov  0-1412001Russia Cup opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-17-07  pawnofdoom: This guy is competing in the Russian Championships starting tomorrow. I've never heard of him until today. Wonder how well he will do against those top guys like Morozevich and Svidler
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  IMlday: He is the defending Quebec Open champion.
Dec-18-07  BIDMONFA: Andrey Rychagov


Dec-20-07  ghristo: Rychagov beated Svidler!
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  Tabanus: GM Andrey Rychagov, Russia, born 3 August 1979. Now rated 2538,

IM in 1997, GM in 2006. Rated 2586 in Jan. 2007. ICC: ftorodent


Placed 46th in Moscow Open 2007, 1st in Canadian Open (Quebec) 2007, 3rd in Chigorin Memorial 2009, 3rd in SCS GM 2009, 3rd in Paleochora Open 2009,

10th in Rethymno Open (Greece) 13-20 July 2010:

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  Tabanus: Notable game: another happy moment for French lovers:

Svidler vs A Rychagov, 2007 0-1

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  Tabanus: 4th today in the Paleochora Open (Greece) 22-29 July 2010:

Aug-03-10  eightsquare: Happy Birthday!!!!
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  Peligroso Patzer: <pawnofdoom: This guy is competing in the Russian Championships [2007] starting tomorrow. I've never heard of him until today. Wonder how well he will do against those top guys like Morozevich and Svidler.>

Well, of course, Rychagov achieved a big upset against Svidler when they met in the 2007 Russian Superfinal: Svidler vs A Rychagov, 2007.

Another fascinating game of Rychagov's from that tournament (ultimately a loss) was this encounter vs. Grischuk: A Rychagov vs Grischuk, 2007.

Aug-03-13  BlackFront: Not to be confused with Shirov's long-time second/trainer, Mikhail Rytshagov.
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