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Andrei Kharlov
Number of games in database: 1,211
Years covered: 1989 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2477 (2501 rapid, 2434 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2656

Overall record: +504 -204 =433 (63.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 70 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (122) 
    B22 B40 B85 B21 B20
 Nimzo Indian (51) 
    E32 E46 E34 E42 E44
 Ruy Lopez (43) 
    C90 C76 C77 C63 C80
 French Defense (41) 
    C02 C15 C07 C10 C11
 Queen's Pawn Game (39) 
    D02 D00 A40 A50 A45
 Queen's Gambit Declined (36) 
    D35 D31 D37 D30 D38
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (205) 
    B33 B30 B65 B22 B45
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (81) 
    D20 D27 D21 D26 D22
 Queen's Gambit Declined (75) 
    D31 D37 D30 D35 D39
 Semi-Slav (32) 
    D45 D47 D43 D46 D44
 Queen's Pawn Game (29) 
    D02 A41 D00 A40 E10
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (25) 
    B65 B63 B62
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Kharlov vs Ivanchuk, 2005 1-0
   Kharlov vs Kramnik, 1990 1/2-1/2
   Kharlov vs The King, 1992 1-0
   T Wedberg vs Kharlov, 1992 0-1
   Kharlov vs S Iskusnyh, 1995 1-0
   Kharlov vs Leitao, 2004 1-0
   Kharlov vs Dreev, 2008 1-0
   Kharlov vs Svidler, 1995 1/2-1/2
   Kharlov vs D Radoja, 1990 1-0
   V Dydyshko vs Kharlov, 1997 0-1

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   X Anibal Open (2003)
   20th Cappelle la Grande (2004)
   EU-ch 4th (2003)
   Russian Championships (2002)
   European Club Cup (2006)
   European Clubs Cup (Men) (2003)
   56th Russian Championships (2003)
   Aeroflot Open (2005)
   It (open) St. Petersburg 300 (2003)
   20th European Club Cup (2004)
   58th Russian Championship Semifinals (2005)
   Russia Team Championship (2004)
   57th Russian Championship Qualifier (2004)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   6th European Individual Championship (2005)

   Kharlov vs A Aleksandrov (Apr-09-14) 0-1
   Kharlov vs B Ofitserian (Apr-07-14) 0-1
   A Demianjuk vs Kharlov (Jul-18-12) 1/2-1/2
   Kharlov vs K Kozionov (Jul-17-12) 1/2-1/2
   A Filipenko vs Kharlov (Jul-16-12) 1/2-1/2

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(born Nov-20-1968, died Jun-15-2014, 45 years old) Russia

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GM Andrei Kharlov. Russian champion in 1990 [rusbase-1].

Wikipedia article: Andrei Kharlov

 page 1 of 49; games 1-25 of 1,211  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Kharlov vs N Legky 1-054 1989 URS Army-chTC15 French, Winawer
2. Kharlov vs A Kovalev  0-161 1989 URS Army-chTB22 Sicilian, Alapin
3. V Meijers vs Kharlov  1-033 1989 URS Army-chTB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
4. Kharlov vs M Makarov  ½-½66 1989 URS Army-chTB22 Sicilian, Alapin
5. V Vepkhvishvili vs Kharlov  0-144 1989 Open AlbenaD02 Queen's Pawn Game
6. M Magomedov vs Kharlov  1-058 1990 Cheliabinsk-BB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
7. A Neverov vs Kharlov  0-130 1990 RSFSR-chB33 Sicilian
8. Kharlov vs P Romanov  1-064 1990 Vladivostok opD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
9. K Vebic vs Kharlov  0-183 1990 Pula opA07 King's Indian Attack
10. Kharlov vs G Gogichaishvili  ½-½49 1990 URS-ArmyE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
11. A Zhuravlev vs Kharlov  ½-½72 1990 Vladivostok opA07 King's Indian Attack
12. Kharlov vs V Bashkov  1-040 1990 Cheliabinsk-BA02 Bird's Opening
13. Kharlov vs Semeniuk  0-146 1990 RSFSR-chA46 Queen's Pawn Game
14. Gennadiy Krips vs Kharlov  0-135 1990 URS-ArmyD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. Kharlov vs Kramnik ½-½8 1990 RSFSR-chB07 Pirc
16. Kharlov vs Dragan Zivkovic 1-020 1990 Cheliabinsk-BB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
17. J Meister vs Kharlov  ½-½18 1990 RSFSR-chD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
18. Kharlov vs V Kazak  0-173 1990 Vladivostok opC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
19. Kharlov vs E Kengis  0-128 1990 Pula opE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
20. Kharlov vs V Chuchelov  1-041 1990 URS-ArmyA53 Old Indian
21. Y Yakovich vs Kharlov  ½-½42 1990 Vladivostok opE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
22. M Garkov vs Kharlov  0-140 1990 Cheliabinsk-BA03 Bird's Opening
23. Kharlov vs A Obukhov  1-027 1990 RSFSR-chA43 Old Benoni
24. A Kramadzjan vs Kharlov  0-156 1990 URS-ArmyD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
25. Kharlov vs M Sorokin  ½-½15 1990 Cheliabinsk-BB22 Sicilian, Alapin
 page 1 of 49; games 1-25 of 1,211  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-19-05  WTHarvey: Here are some puzzles from Andrei's games:
Jul-19-05  dac1990: This man sure loved his draws; they cover more than half of his games.
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  Honza Cervenka: <This man sure loved his draws; they cover more than half of his games.> Things have changed a little bit after loading some hundreds of his missing games. Now one can say that "this man sure loved his wins...":-D
Feb-03-06  BIDMONFA: Andrei Kharlov


Feb-03-06  waddayaplay: Player of the day. He plays the Alapin Sicilian a lot. And with a very good record!
Feb-03-06  chessmaster pro: Yes,and he also likes to play the Queens Gambit Declined
Feb-27-06  Runemaster: Player of the day again 24 days after the last time. He's next due to be POTD on Thursday March 23rd - put it in your diary now.
Mar-29-06  Runemaster: The deadline's passed, so kharlov your watchdogs.
Aug-28-08  myschkin: . . .

Russian GM <Andrei Kharlov> (born 1968)

"As we see many tied prizes. Yes-Andrei is always joking he needs a 1/2 point more. And it happens so often that he had got accustomed to this fate :)"

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  wordfunph: "Ninety percent of success in World Championship matches is due to psychology --- this is the most important thing that I've learnt from working with Kasparov. I think that Garry lost the match in 2000 mainly for psychological reasons."

- GM Andrei Kharlov

Jun-15-14  Eastfrisian: According to Wikipedia, he died today in Kasan.
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  Stonehenge: RIP GM Kharlov.
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  offramp: It's a real surprise. I hope his family are okay.
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  WannaBe: Yikes!
Jul-03-15  siggemannen: I didn't know about Kharlov's passing :( RIP.
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  TheFocus: Player of the Day

Happy birthday, Andrei Kharlov.

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