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Vladimir Baklan
Number of games in database: 463
Years covered: 1992 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2611 (2664 rapid, 2616 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2656
Overall record: +174 -44 =227 (64.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      18 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (113) 
    B30 B22 B52 B40 B43
 French Defense (27) 
    C18 C10 C12 C03 C02
 Ruy Lopez (23) 
    C78 C67 C60 C69 C77
 Scotch Game (17) 
 Caro-Kann (17) 
    B12 B18 B17 B16
 Sicilian Najdorf (16) 
    B90 B91 B96 B92 B97
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (70) 
    B67 B56 B50 B31 B22
 King's Indian (30) 
    E62 E97 E94 E60 E73
 French Defense (30) 
    C11 C01 C07 C03 C18
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (24) 
    B67 B66 B63 B62 B61
 Queen's Indian (23) 
    E15 E12 E17 E14 E16
 French (13) 
    C11 C10 C12
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Volokitin vs Baklan, 2014 0-1
   Baklan vs K Pretterhofer, 2013 1-0
   Baklan vs T Bromann, 2010 1-0
   V Gashimov vs Baklan, 2001 0-1
   A Moiseenko vs Baklan, 2001 0-1
   Baklan vs J Gallagher, 2001 1-0
   D Svetushkin vs Baklan, 2015 0-1
   Shabalov vs Baklan, 2009 0-1
   Baklan vs A Vouldis, 2003 1-0
   Joel Benjamin vs Baklan, 2001 0-1

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2001)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Individual Championship (2008)
   Reykjavik Open (2011)
   Groningen Chess Festival (2009)
   15th Unive Open (2011)
   Dubai Open (2010)
   Reykjavik Open (2010)
   French Team Championship (2014)
   European Club Cup (2009)
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   Reykjavik Open (2013)
   14th Dubai Open (2012)
   Wroclaw Chess Festival (2010)
   Nakhchivan Open (2015)
   Reykjavik Open (2012)
   Euro Club Cup (2008)

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(born Feb-25-1978, 37 years old) Ukraine
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Grandmaster (1998). Champion of Ukraine in 1997 and 1998.

Wikipedia article: Vladimir Baklan

 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 463  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Baklan vs M Turov  1-055 1992 Wch U14B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
2. Svidler vs Baklan  1-042 1992 juniorsC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
3. Shaked vs Baklan  0-146 1992 WchJM U14 DuisburgB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
4. Baklan vs Leko  0-153 1992 WchJM U14 DuisburgB30 Sicilian
5. T Gelashvili vs Baklan  0-135 1993 EU-ch U16C18 French, Winawer
6. Baklan vs Leko  0-151 1994 WchJ-U16 SzegedB40 Sicilian
7. Baklan vs Y Kruppa  ½-½11 1995 Platonov memC02 French, Advance
8. Baklan vs J Stocek  1-049 1995 EU-ch U18B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
9. G Timoshenko vs Baklan  ½-½50 1995 Platonov memB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
10. J Brenninkmeijer vs Baklan  1-048 1996 Koop Tjuchem opA57 Benko Gambit
11. J Hellsten vs Baklan  0-137 1997 Bundesliga /98A57 Benko Gambit
12. Baklan vs Smejkal  1-044 1997 Bundesliga 9798C45 Scotch Game
13. Baklan vs Kasimdzhanov  ½-½42 1997 Cappelle op 13thB50 Sicilian
14. Y Kruppa vs Baklan  ½-½31 1997 Momotov memA33 English, Symmetrical
15. Baklan vs G Timoshenko  ½-½22 1997 Momotov memB30 Sicilian
16. Yusupov vs Baklan 0-144 1997 Bundesliga 9798A59 Benko Gambit
17. Baklan vs Macieja 1-039 1997 World JuniorsC45 Scotch Game
18. T Luther vs Baklan  0-144 1998 Groningen OpenB61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
19. J Hall vs Baklan  ½-½36 1998 Bundesliga -9B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6
20. B Socko vs Baklan  ½-½38 1998 Groningen OpenB06 Robatsch
21. M Brodsky vs Baklan  1-036 1998 Donetzk ztB06 Robatsch
22. Baklan vs E Najer  ½-½22 1998 Groningen OpenB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
23. Baklan vs Sadler  ½-½11 1998 Bundesliga -9B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
24. Baklan vs J Aagaard 1-028 1998 Groningen OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
25. M Brodsky vs Baklan  0-150 1998 UKR-ch opB66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6
 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 463  PGN Download
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