Number of games in database: 85
Years covered: 2002 to 2010
Last FIDE rating: 2463
Highest rating achieved in database: 2488
Overall record: +29 -28 =28 (50.6%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
O Adu vs A Kim, 2008 0-1
A Kim vs D Howell, 2006 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
It (open) St. Petersburg 300 (2003)
World Junior Championship (2006)
8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
Asian Individual Championship (2007)
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(born Apr-05-1986, 32 years old) Russia (federation/nationality South Korea)
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|South Korea's only Grandmaster.|
| page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 85
|1. A Kim vs Jobava
||0-1||28||2002||Aeroflot Open||B50 Sicilian|
|2. A Korobov vs A Kim
||0-1||48||2002||Aeroflot Open||A81 Dutch|
|3. A Kim vs A Shariyazdanov
||1-0||42||2002||Aeroflot Open||B30 Sicilian|
|4. A Kim vs V M Mikhalevski
||0-1||20||2002||Aeroflot Open||B30 Sicilian|
|5. A Lastin vs A Kim
||1-0||54||2002||Aeroflot Open||A81 Dutch|
|6. A Lugovoi vs A Kim
||1-0||36||2002||Aeroflot Open||A89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6|
|7. A Kim vs J Ulko
||0-1||84||2002||Aeroflot Open||B30 Sicilian|
|8. A Akhmetov vs A Kim
||1-0||41||2002||Aeroflot Open||A81 Dutch|
|9. S Erenburg vs A Kim
||1-0||29||2002||Aeroflot Open||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|10. A Kim vs A Kovchan
|| ||1-0||30||2003||It (open) St. Petersburg 300||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|11. A Kim vs E Shaposhnikov
||0-1||35||2003||It (open) St. Petersburg 300||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|12. A Kim vs A Lastin
|| ||½-½||23||2003||It (open) St. Petersburg 300||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|13. M Ovsiannikov vs A Kim
||0-1||34||2003||It (open) St. Petersburg 300||A10 English|
|14. A Kim vs A Lugovoi
|| ||½-½||32||2003||It (open) St. Petersburg 300||B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7|
|15. V Malakhatko vs A Kim
|| ||0-1||51||2003||It (open) St. Petersburg 300||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|16. A Kim vs Areshchenko
||½-½||38||2003||It (open) St. Petersburg 300||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|17. A Kim vs Chekhov
||½-½||45||2003||Serpukhov-A||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|18. A Lukashuk vs A Kim
|| ||0-1||31||2003||It (open) St. Petersburg 300||C16 French, Winawer|
|19. Vladimir Utyupin vs A Kim
|| ||½-½||15||2004||Chigorin mem 12th||A80 Dutch|
|20. E Vorobiov vs A Kim
|| ||1-0||40||2005||9th Chess Festival Voronezh||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|21. K V Chernyshov vs A Kim
|| ||1-0||41||2005||9th Chess Festival Voronezh||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|22. M Konstantinov vs A Kim
|| ||½-½||41||2005||Minsk automarket op||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|23. A Zubarev vs A Kim
|| ||½-½||60||2005||Czech Open||B40 Sicilian|
|24. A Kim vs I Lysyj
|| ||½-½||24||2005||Czech Open||C18 French, Winawer|
|25. A Kim vs M Brodsky
|| ||½-½||56||2006||Peterhof Festival||B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
| page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 85
|Sep-27-08|| ||just a kid: First!|
|Jan-07-09|| ||sagahelten: Blog written by Shaun Press (Australia):
Tuesday, 2 December 2008
Two years ago at the Turin Olympiad, Papua New Guinea finished half a point ahead of South Korea, using the game points system. So when we were paired against them in Round 9 we were feeling fairly confident. That was until someone pointed out to us that they had a GM on Board 1. The GM was Alexey Kim, who was a mystery to us, even though I had recently written an article featuring a couple of his games (both quick wins by the way). With a first name of Alexey, we theorised that there was some Russian in his background, but we weren't quite sure what it was.
A couple of days after the Olympiad finished I came across a story in the Digital Chosunilbo which revealed that his Korean grandfather was forcibly moved by order of Stalin from coastal Siberia to Uzbekistan in 1937. It was this Grandfather that taught Kim how to play chess at the age of 4, and at the age of 11 Kim had won the Moscow Junior Championship. In 2006 he transferred to the Korean Chess Federation, and turned out for them on board 1 at Dresden. [http://chessexpress.blogspot.com/20...
|Oct-21-10|| ||Xeroxx: Playing a game 8 years before you were born is hard, I know.|
|Oct-21-10|| ||wordfunph: <sagahelten> interesting info on GM Kim, got a glimpse of him playing here in the Philippines.|
|Oct-21-10|| ||I play the Fred: <South Korea's only Grandmaster.>|
North Korea has twice as many: Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il.
Based on the official DPRK Rating lists, these are the only undefeated GMs in history, each with a rating of well over 5000.
|Jun-19-14|| ||torrefan: His games are not impressive.|
|May-15-18|| ||jinkinson: Wikipedia article on Kim just created: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexe...|
|May-15-18|| ||perfidious: <Rock Me Gently>.|
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