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Dejan Bojkov
Number of games in database: 181
Years covered: 2001 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2478
Highest rating achieved in database: 2556

Overall record: +67 -45 =69 (56.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (36) 
    B51 B22 B52 B40 B30
 King's Indian Attack (11) 
 Giuoco Piano (10) 
    C50 C53
 Two Knights (6) 
 Caro-Kann (5) 
 French Defense (5) 
    C15 C07 C05
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (31) 
    E94 E62 E91 E70 E81
 Ruy Lopez (26) 
    C69 C99 C97 C91 C77
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (15) 
    C99 C91 C97 C84 C96
 English (7) 
    A10 A15
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (7) 
    C69 C68 C85
 Sicilian (5) 
    B33 B29 B40 B90 B54
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Bojkov vs J Borisek, 2005 1/2-1/2
   D Bojkov vs H Van Riemsdijk, 2012 1-0
   D Bojkov vs M Illingworth, 2012 1-0
   G Viktorov vs D Bojkov, 2001 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   69th Bulgarian Championship (2005)
   Queenstown Chess Classic (2012)
   Berkeley International (2011)
   European Individual Championship (2008)
   Reykjavik Open (2008)

   🏆 TCh-BEL -18
   D Bojkov vs M Boeykens (Oct-22-17) 1-0
   D Bojkov vs F L Levin (Dec-16-12) 1/2-1/2
   R Panjwani vs D Bojkov (Jul-28-12) 1-0
   D Bojkov vs R O Perez Garcia (Jul-27-12) 1/2-1/2
   W So vs D Bojkov (Jul-26-12) 1-0

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(born Jul-03-1977, 41 years old) Bulgaria

[what is this?]
GM (2008). He tied for 1st-3rd with Walter Arencibia and Joel Benjamin in the 2011 Canadian Open. Winner of the Balkan Grand Prix event in Cetinje, Montenegro ("Danilo Dajo Batricevic memorial") in August 2009. Author (with Vladimir Georgiev) of "A Course in Chess Tactics". He was the captain/coach of the Papua New Guinea team in the 2012 Chess Olympiad.

His chess blog:

Wikipedia article: Dejan Bojkov

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 181  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D Bojkov vs K Rusev  1-029200165th ch-BULA07 King's Indian Attack
2. P G Genov vs D Bojkov  1-032200165th ch-BULA10 English
3. D Bojkov vs M Nikolov  ½-½23200165th ch-BULB30 Sicilian
4. V Iotov vs D Bojkov 1-030200165th ch-BULA10 English
5. D Bojkov vs V Georgiev  1-049200165th ch-BULB08 Pirc, Classical
6. M Vasilev vs D Bojkov ½-½50200165th ch-BULE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
7. D Bojkov vs I Manolov  1-041200165th ch-BULA07 King's Indian Attack
8. I Cheparinov vs D Bojkov  ½-½39200165th ch-BULA10 English
9. D Bojkov vs V I Dimitrov  ½-½15200165th ch-BULB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
10. S Hatzitheodorou vs D Bojkov  0-137200110th OpenB07 Pirc
11. D Bojkov vs S Sala  1-018200110th OpenB01 Scandinavian
12. I Aftsoglou vs D Bojkov  0-137200110th OpenC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
13. D Bojkov vs S Halkias  1-041200110th OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
14. D Bojkov vs Krasenkow  0-141200110th OpenB40 Sicilian
15. A Dimitrov vs D Bojkov  ½-½23200110th OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
16. D Bojkov vs C Passoni  1-026200110th OpenB30 Sicilian
17. A Vouldis vs D Bojkov  1-034200110th OpenC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
18. D Bojkov vs K Papas  1-034200110th OpenB06 Robatsch
19. G Viktorov vs D Bojkov  ½-½632001TCh-BULA10 English
20. S Stojanov vs D Bojkov  ½-½292001TCh-BULB40 Sicilian
21. D Bojkov vs K Kolegov  1-0322001TCh-BULC41 Philidor Defense
22. D Bojkov vs N Kirov  ½-½582001TCh-BULA07 King's Indian Attack
23. D Bojkov vs V Lukov  ½-½222001TCh-BULB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
24. V Panbukchian vs D Bojkov  0-1602001TCh-BULC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
25. I Tsvetkov vs D Bojkov  1-0572001TCh-BULA43 Old Benoni
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 181  PGN Download
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  whiteshark: Grandmaster title approved to him at the 79th FIDE Congress which was held 16-26 November 2008 in Dresden, Germany.


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  Tabanus: Bulgarian GM born 3 July 1977. Now rated 2524. Reporter for Chessbase and Chess Today. Author (with Vlad. Georgiev) of "A Course in Chess Tactics", Gambit Publ., Oct. 2009.

He placed 3rd in the Bulgarian championship 2005. Played in the European Team Championships 2005 (board 4) and 2009 (1st reserve).

http://iulianceausescu.files.wordpr... (vs Stefanova)


His chess blog:

Winner of the Balkan Grand Prix event in Cetinje, Montenegro ("Danilo Dajo Batricevic memorial") in August 2009:

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: He won Sydney Open today,, congratulations!

[Event "Sydney Open"]
[Date "2010.04.11"]
[Round "9"]
[White "Barua, Dibyendu"]
[Black "Bojkov, Dejan"]
[Result "0-1"]
[WhiteElo "2479"]
[BlackElo "2505"]

1. e4 e5 2. Bc4 Nf6 3. d3 Nc6 4. Nf3 Be7 5. O-O O-O 6. Bb3 d6 7. c3 Na5 8. Bc2 c5 9. a3 Nc6 10. h3 Re8 11. Re1 h6 12. b4 a6 13. Nbd2 Bf8 14. Bb2 Qc7 15. d4 exd4 16. cxd4 cxb4 17. d5 Ne5 18. axb4 Bd7 19. Qb1 Nh5 20. Bd3 Nxd3 21. Qxd3 Nf4 22. Qb3 Rac8 23. Nd4 Qd8 24. N2f3 Qb6 25. h4 Ng6 26. Re3 Ne5 27. Nd2 Qd8 28. g3 Qb6 29. Kg2 Bb5 30. Nxb5 Qxb5 31. Ra5 Qb6 32. Ra4 Ng4 33. Rf3 Qb5 34. Ra5 Qe2 35. Qd3 Qxd3 36. Rxd3 Rc2 37. Ba1 f5 38. exf5 h5 39. Kf3 g6 40. fxg6 Bh6 41. Bc3 Rf8+ 42. Ke2 Rxf2+ 43. Kd1 Rxc3 44. Rxc3 Bxd2 0-1

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  cro777: GM Dejan Bojkov won the Cork Chess Congress Masters section 2012 with 5 poits out of 6, the next four highest rated players coming joint second with 4.5 points: IM Alex Lopez, GM Alexander Baburin, FM Philip Short (all Ireland) and American IM John Donaldson.

The traditional annual tournament in Cork, Ireland took place over the weekend of March 23rd - 25th 2012.

Among participants was the Chessgames legend <Domdaniel> scoring 3/6.

Jun-23-14  independentthinker: Anyone own his DVD Chess Highways and can say if it is any good or not? I have his tactics book and it is pretty much the best thing I have ever read on tactics. I feel like I am learning something from every example.
Jul-21-18  BIDMONFA: Dejan Bojkov


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