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Alexander Kovchan
Number of games in database: 246
Years covered: 1993 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2579 (2533 rapid, 2573 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2598
Overall record: +80 -53 =113 (55.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (65) 
    B33 B90 B32 B92 B47
 French Defense (15) 
    C10 C18 C11 C17 C12
 Sicilian Najdorf (14) 
    B90 B92
 Scotch Game (10) 
    C45
 French (9) 
    C10 C11 C12
 Sicilian Taimanov (9) 
    B47 B48 B46
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (51) 
    B90 B51 B27 B96 B46
 Grunfeld (32) 
    D85 D87 D70 D91 D97
 Sicilian Najdorf (26) 
    B90 B96 B92 B91 B94
 Caro-Kann (10) 
    B18 B14 B13 B11 B12
 English (7) 
    A15
 King's Indian (7) 
    E60 E81 E70
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Frolyanov vs A Kovchan, 2003 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Groningen Chess Festival (2011)
   Groningen Open (2012)
   Femida Super (2007)
   Tata Steel (Group C) (2013)
   Groningen Chess Festival (2013)
   Cappelle La Grande (2003)
   It (open) St. Petersburg 300 (2003)
   6th European Individual Championship (2005)
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   Russian Team Championship (2008)
   12th European Individual Championship (2011)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   Russian Team Championship: Higher League (2009)

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ALEXANDER KOVCHAN
(born Oct-21-1983, 30 years old) Ukraine
PRONUNCIATION:
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Grandmaster

Wikipedia article: Alexander Kovchan


 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 246  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. A Kovchan vs Bacrot  0-150 1993 Wch U10B56 Sicilian
2. A Kovchan vs Akobian  ½-½26 1994 EU-ch U12C01 French, Exchange
3. Movsesian vs A Kovchan  1-045 1994 Moravka opJB27 Sicilian
4. Ponomariov vs A Kovchan  ½-½38 1995 Ukrainian Ch U-12 FinalB39 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation
5. G Sargissian vs A Kovchan  1-049 1998 EU-ch U16B27 Sicilian
6. A Kovchan vs Savon  ½-½11 1999 Alushta3C50 Giuoco Piano
7. A Kovchan vs V Malakhatko  0-140 1999 Swidnica opB40 Sicilian
8. V Malakhatko vs A Kovchan  ½-½55 1999 Alushta3E70 King's Indian
9. A Kovchan vs A Flumbort  1-045 2000 t-EuCh U18B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
10. Z Szilagyi vs A Kovchan  ½-½32 2000 t-EuCh U18B24 Sicilian, Closed
11. A Kovchan vs S Ovsejevitsch  ½-½42 2000 Alushta, UkraineB34 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
12. A Kovchan vs Y Zinchenko  1-023 2000 UKR Ch U18B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
13. D Arngrimmsson vs A Kovchan  0-128 2000 t-EuCh U18B96 Sicilian, Najdorf
14. A Kovchan vs Miroshnichenko  ½-½20 2000 Alushta, UkraineB50 Sicilian
15. E Gasanov vs A Kovchan  0-128 2000 Alushta2A04 Reti Opening
16. A Kovchan vs N Djukic  1-031 2000 t-EuCh U18B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
17. C Seel vs A Kovchan  0-160 2000 t-EuCh U18A04 Reti Opening
18. A Kovchan vs R Sebe-Vodislav  0-149 2000 t-EuCh U18B72 Sicilian, Dragon
19. S Voitsekhovsky vs A Kovchan  ½-½59 2000 Alushta, UkraineB86 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
20. Naiditsch vs A Kovchan  ½-½64 2001 WYB18B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. A Kovchan vs S Erenburg  1-047 2001 WYB18B12 Caro-Kann Defense
22. A Kovchan vs A Timofeev 0-177 2001 WYB18B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
23. A Palekha vs A Kovchan  0-170 2001 WYB18B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
24. A Kovchan vs K Jakubowski  1-060 2001 WYB18B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. Jakovenko vs A Kovchan  ½-½38 2001 WYB18B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
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Jul-18-06  BIDMONFA: Alexander Kovchan

KOVCHAN, Alexander
http://www.bidmonfa.com/kovchan_ale...
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Nov-05-12
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  GrahamClayton: Also Ukrainian U16 Champion 1999 and U18 Champion 2001.
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