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Mikhailo Oleksienko
Number of games in database: 235
Years covered: 2001 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2643 (2521 rapid, 2522 blitz)

Overall record: +96 -41 =96 (61.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (48) 
    B56 B32 B47 B92 B76
 Ruy Lopez (20) 
    C69 C65 C67 C68 C78
 Caro-Kann (11) 
    B12 B15
 Sicilian Najdorf (9) 
    B92 B90 B96 B91
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (7) 
    C69 C68
 Sicilian Dragon (7) 
    B76 B72 B75 B37
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (34) 
    B51 B42 B33 B31 B43
 Slav (17) 
    D17 D10 D19 D11 D15
 Modern Benoni (10) 
    A65 A79 A58 A67 A70
 Nimzo Indian (10) 
    E46 E21 E39 E32 E26
 Sicilian Kan (8) 
    B42 B43 B41
 English, 1 c4 c5 (8) 
    A37 A35 A33 A31 A34
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   I Saric vs M Oleksienko, 2014 0-1
   S Fedorchuk vs M Oleksienko, 2004 0-1
   S Khademalsharieh vs M Oleksienko, 2014 0-1
   C F Ekeberg vs M Oleksienko, 2013 0-1
   M Oleksienko vs S Vaibhav, 2012 1/2-1/2
   M Oleksienko vs D Forcen Esteban, 2011 1-0
   M Oleksienko vs A Smith, 2010 1-0
   K Shirazi vs M Oleksienko, 2007 0-1
   M Oleksienko vs Y Kuzubov, 2005 1-0
   S Vysochin vs M Oleksienko, 2010 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Kolkata Open (2012)
   Bronstein Memorial (2014)
   Dubai Open (2017)
   Cappelle la Grande (2007)
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   European Individual Championship (2016)
   Abu Dhabi International Chess Festival (2016)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   Reykjavik Open (2009)
   Moscow Open (2007)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   European Individual Championships (2013)
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   Reykjavik Open (2013)
   European Individual Championships (2014)

   A Indjic vs M Oleksienko (Apr-11-17) 1/2-1/2
   M Oleksienko vs Areshchenko (Apr-10-17) 1/2-1/2
   M Oleksienko vs P Iniyan (Apr-09-17) 1-0
   M Oleksienko vs A H T dos Santos Fier (Apr-08-17) 1/2-1/2
   P Idani vs M Oleksienko (Apr-08-17) 1/2-1/2

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(born Sep-30-1986, 30 years old) Ukraine

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Inernational Master (2002); Grandmaster (2005).

Grandmaster norms

Oleksienko won his three GM norms at the Vasylyshyn Memorial Tournament (2004) in Ukraine, the Cappelle la Grande (2005) in France, and at the InAUTOmarket Open (2005) in Minsk, Belarus.


<2004> 2nd place with 11.5/15 at the Vasylyshyn Memorial

<2005> 1st place at the Summer Open in Olomouc in 2005, 5th place with 7/9 at the Cappelle la Grande international tournament in France and 4-15th place with 6.5/9 in the InAUTOmarket International Open

<2006> 1st place with 7.5/9 at the Breizh Masters (France), 2nd at the 2006 Pardubice Open and 1st in the Instalplast Tournament 2006 (in Ukraine)

<2007> 1st at the 2007 Breizh Masters (France), 6th place with 7/9 at the Pardubice Open (Czech Republic) and =1st in the 2007 Vasylyshyn Memorial (Ukraine)

<2009> =1st in the 80th Jubilee of Viktor Kart (Ukraine) and 2nd-3rd with 8/12 in the First Saturday (Hungary)

<2010> =1st at Pamplona in 2010, =1st at the XII Open International de Sautron (France)

<2012> Winner with 7.5/9 at the XII Open International de Sautron (France)

<2013> =1st (2nd on tiebreak) at the 2013 Pardubice Open, 2nd at the Reykjavik Chess Club International, =1st at the 20th Abu Dhabi Chess Festival (UAE) and =1st with 7/9 in the ZMDI open in Dresden.

<2014> He placed =1st with 7/9 at the Bronstein Memorial (2014), ultimately placing 3rd on tiebreak behind Baadur Jobava and Sergey Fedorchuk.

<2015> First at the 8th Annual K. Asrian Memorial in 2015 with 8/11 on tiebreak ahead of Anton Korobov and Samvel Ter-Sahakyan.


He won the Ukrainian Rapid Chess Championship staged in Lviv in 2014 with 8.5/11.


Oleksienko has been rated above 2600 since September 2013.

References and Sources; Wikipedia article: Mikhailo Oleksienko

Last updated 16 July 2015

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 235  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. D Kedyk vs M Oleksienko  0-138 2001 UKR tt U18 3rdB42 Sicilian, Kan
2. M Oleksienko vs I Smirnov  1-035 2002 UKR-ch U16C42 Petrov Defense
3. M Oleksienko vs D Shmelov  1-054 2003 UKR-ch sf U18B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
4. Eljanov vs M Oleksienko ½-½38 2004 73rd Ukrainian ChampionshipA79 Benoni, Classical, 11.f3
5. M Oleksienko vs Eljanov  ½-½44 2004 73rd Ukrainian ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
6. S Fedorchuk vs M Oleksienko 0-126 2004 73rd Ukrainian ChampionshipB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
7. M Oleksienko vs S Fedorchuk  ½-½50 2004 73rd Ukrainian ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
8. M Oleksienko vs A Korobov  0-143 2004 73rd Ukrainian ChampionshipB32 Sicilian
9. A Korobov vs M Oleksienko  1-046 2004 73rd Ukrainian ChampionshipA79 Benoni, Classical, 11.f3
10. M Oleksienko vs V Malakhatko  1-045 2005 Cappelle op 21stC07 French, Tarrasch
11. M Oleksienko vs Y Kuzubov 1-036 2005 Ukrainian U20 ChampionshipsB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. S Azarov vs M Oleksienko  ½-½39 2005 Czech OpenB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. M Oleksienko vs B Savchenko  1-058 2005 Czech OpenB37 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
14. A Kovalev vs M Oleksienko 1-041 2005 Czech OpenB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
15. M Oleksienko vs N Giffard  1-022 2006 Cappelle la GrandeB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
16. P Petitcunot vs M Oleksienko  0-155 2006 Cappelle la GrandeB40 Sicilian
17. A Moiseenko vs M Oleksienko 1-037 2006 Cappelle la GrandeA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
18. M Oleksienko vs K Spraggett  1-034 2006 Cappelle la GrandeB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. M Oleksienko vs S Medghoul  1-058 2006 Cappelle la GrandeC06 French, Tarrasch
20. M Oleksienko vs I Porat  ½-½45 2006 Cappelle la GrandeB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
21. V Colin vs M Oleksienko  0-128 2006 Cappelle la GrandeE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
22. M Oleksienko vs V Laznicka  1-024 2006 Czech OpenB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
23. D Smerdon vs M Oleksienko  1-049 2007 Pardubice OpenE15 Queen's Indian
24. M R Nechaeva vs M Oleksienko  ½-½49 2007 Moscow OpenA58 Benko Gambit
25. M Oleksienko vs N Vafin  1-053 2007 Moscow OpenC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-13-07  wallytherhino: with the Sicilian Dragon get guy has 3 wins and one draw. I guess he pulls this opening out when he needs some strong play to get past a dangerous opponent.
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  whiteshark: Ukranian GM
Born 1986.09.30

Feb-07-08  BIDMONFA: Mikhailo Oleksienko


Feb-10-10  chessfootball: please visit Mikhailo homepage
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Biographies: (in English) (in Polish)

2nd in San Juan Open (Spain) 26 July - 1 August 2010:

Jan-14-11  althus:

Maybe he started the habit of showing up at tournaments wearing Ukie national shirt... First him, then Ivanchuk at the Olympiad!

Oct-20-13  chessfootball: His best games with comments
Nov-29-13  Jigsaw42: A great commentator.
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  Penguincw: Congrats to Mikhailo Oleksienko for winning the K. Asrian Memorial with 7/9 (+6,-0,=2) ahead of Anton Korobov and Samvel Ter-Sahakyan on tiebreaks.
Jan-28-17  sonia91: He won the Ukrainian championship in December 2016:
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