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Valentina Kozlovskaya
Number of games in database: 30
Years covered: 1955 to 2011
Last FIDE rating: 2194 (2077 rapid, 2099 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2281
Overall record: +9 -17 =4 (36.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 (2 games)
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A81 Dutch (2 games)

   V Kozlovskaya vs E Fatalibekova (Nov-19-11) 1/2-1/2

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(born Apr-18-1938, 78 years old) Russia

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Valentina Yakovleva Kozlovskaya was born in Yessentuki*. She was awarded the WIM title in 1965 and the WGM title in 1976 and won the USSR Women's Championship title in 1965. She was married to Igor Bondarevsky. In 1996, she won the World Senior Women Chess Championship.

*Wikipedia article: Yessentuki

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 30  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. V Kozlovskaya vs Gorshkov 1-025 1955 MoscowC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
2. V Kozlovskaya vs E Polihroniade 0-143 1966 3rd olw finalA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
3. E Ladanyike-Karakas vs V Kozlovskaya  0-133 1967 HUN-RSFSRB86 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
4. V Kozlovskaya vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  1-062 1967 HUN-RSFSRE81 King's Indian, Samisch
5. V Kozlovskaya vs N Gaprindashvili  0-180 1967 Olympiad URSA48 King's Indian
6. V Kozlovskaya vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  0-156 1967 HUN-RSFSRD02 Queen's Pawn Game
7. E Ladanyike-Karakas vs V Kozlovskaya  0-135 1967 HUN-RSFSRB50 Sicilian
8. V Kozlovskaya vs T Stadler  1-039 1971 OhridA81 Dutch
9. V Kozlovskaya vs M Lazarevic  0-153 1971 OhridA81 Dutch
10. V Kozlovskaya vs M Litinskaya-Shul  0-133 1972 URS-chTD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
11. M Litinskaya-Shul vs V Kozlovskaya  1-054 1973 URS-ch (Women)A08 King's Indian Attack
12. V Kozlovskaya vs M Litinskaya-Shul  0-142 1973 Menorca izt (Women)D80 Grunfeld
13. V Kozlovskaya vs Levitina  0-142 1974 Candidates Semi-final MatchA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
14. Chiburdanidze vs V Kozlovskaya 1-039 1974 URS-ch33 (Women)B69 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 11.Bxf6
15. V Kozlovskaya vs M Litinskaya-Shul  ½-½60 1975 URS-ch (Women)D95 Grunfeld
16. V Kozlovskaya vs N Gaprindashvili  0-142 1975 Olympiad URSE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
17. M Litinskaya-Shul vs V Kozlovskaya  1-060 1975 URS-chTE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
18. V Kozlovskaya vs M Litinskaya-Shul  1-032 1976 Tbilisi Interzonal (Women)D95 Grunfeld
19. Chiburdanidze vs V Kozlovskaya  1-040 1976 Tbilisi Interzonal (Women)B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6
20. V Kozlovskaya vs N Gaprindashvili  ½-½44 1979 Ch URS (w)A58 Benko Gambit
21. Chiburdanidze vs V Kozlovskaya  1-037 1979 URS-ch (Women)B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
22. R Popivoda vs V Kozlovskaya  0-148 1979 URS-ch (Women)B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
23. V Kozlovskaya vs M Litinskaya-Shul  1-053 1979 URS-ch (Women)D87 Grunfeld, Exchange
24. Chiburdanidze vs V Kozlovskaya  1-032 1979 URS SpartakiadB66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6
25. M Litinskaya-Shul vs V Kozlovskaya  1-036 1980 URS-ch40 (Women)A56 Benoni Defense
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  whiteshark: In 1996 she became female <World Senior Champion> !
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  brankat: A very strong WGM in her time, mostly during the 1960s, when she was one of the best female chess players in the world.

Happy birthday Valentina!

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  GrahamClayton: A picturesue mate by Kozlovskaya against
Christina Domsgen Hoelzlein in 1975:

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1...♕xe4+ 2.♔xe4 ♗c6#

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A "pure" checkmate, with each of the King's escape squares controlled by a different enemy piece.

Apr-22-16  sonia91: Kozlovskaya turned 78 a few days ago but is still playing chess! (a female Korchnoi?) She is currently competing in the European Senior Team Championship in Greece:
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