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M Turov 
 
Maxim Turov
Number of games in database: 776
Years covered: 1991 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2594 (2630 rapid, 2585 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2667
Overall record: +308 -120 =327 (62.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      21 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (123) 
    B22 B23 B40 B30 B52
 French Defense (37) 
    C01 C00 C02 C12 C03
 Nimzo Indian (25) 
    E32 E39 E34 E37 E38
 Ruy Lopez (19) 
    C85 C77 C86 C69 C67
 Caro-Kann (18) 
    B12 B13 B14 B16 B19
 Pirc (17) 
    B09 B07 B08
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (131) 
    B12 B16 B18 B14 B10
 Grunfeld (89) 
    D85 D91 D76 D94 D93
 English (30) 
    A15 A16 A13 A17 A18
 Sicilian (23) 
    B32 B30 B22 B28 B31
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    E00 A45 E10 A40 A46
 English, 1 c4 e5 (15) 
    A28 A20 A29 A22
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Haast vs M Turov, 2012 0-1
   M Turov vs T Sachdev, 2012 1-0
   M Turov vs D Bocharov, 2002 1-0
   M Turov vs E Goudriaan, 2012 1-0
   M Bezold vs M Turov, 2008 0-1
   M Turov vs P Nikolic, 2013 1/2-1/2
   S Beshukov vs M Turov, 2002 0-1
   S Ernst vs M Turov, 2013 0-1
   M Turov vs H Asis Gargatagli, 2012 1-0
   M Turov vs L Schut, 2012 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Tata Steel (Group C) (2012)
   Dutch Open (2011)
   Fagernes GM Open (2014)
   Tata Steel (Group B) (2013)
   Russian Championships (2002)
   Moscow Open (2007)
   It (open) St. Petersburg 300 (2003)
   7th European Individual Championship (2006)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2007)
   Cappelle La Grande (2003)
   Russian Club Cup (2006)
   Euro Club Cup (2008)

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MAXIM TUROV
(born Dec-07-1979, 34 years old) Russia
PRONUNCIATION:
[what is this?]
Grandmaster (1999). He is from St. Petersburg and is married to WGM/IM Irina Slavina Turova.

1st in Open Dutch Championship 2005, 1st in Polar Circle (Salekhard Russia) IM 2008, 2nd in Doroshkevich Memorial (Russia) May 2009, 1st in Eforie Nord (Romania) June 2009 1st in Nordhäuser Schach-Open (Germany) Aug. 2009, 1st in Faaker See Open (Austria) Aug. 2009.

In 2010, he's been extremely active taking 1st in Agzamov Memorial in Uzbekistan in March 2010, 3rd in the 2nd SCS GM tournament in India in May 2010, 1st at the International Chess Festival Eforie Nord (Romania) in June, 1st in the annual Heart of Finland tournament (Jyväskylä) in July 2010, 2nd in Sommer-Open Baden-Baden - Open A (Germany) in August and 2nd in the Baden-Baden Chess960 event in August. In 2011 he won the Dutch Open once again.

Wikipedia article: Maxim Turov


 page 1 of 32; games 1-25 of 776  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. S Loos vs M Turov 0-149 1991 St Ingbert opD90 Grunfeld
2. M Turov vs M Rzehak  ½-½18 1991 St Ingbert opB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
3. M Turov vs A Roll  1-031 1991 St Ingbert opC02 French, Advance
4. M Turov vs Mark Chan  ½-½42 1992 Wch U14C01 French, Exchange
5. Baklan vs M Turov  1-055 1992 Wch U14B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
6. F Eckert vs M Turov 0-144 1992 Wch U14B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
7. M Turov vs Dao Thien Hai  ½-½51 1992 Wch U14B22 Sicilian, Alapin
8. M Turov vs I Papazov  1-052 1992 Wch U14C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
9. A Naumann vs M Turov  0-151 1992 Wch U14B12 Caro-Kann Defense
10. F Bashir vs M Turov  1-051 1992 Wch U14A48 King's Indian
11. M Turov vs M Galyas  1-035 1992 Wch U14C02 French, Advance
12. M Turov vs D Gadasi  1-047 1992 Wch U14C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
13. M Turov vs M Doroshenko  0-135 1992 Wch U14B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
14. M De Wachter vs M Turov  ½-½52 1992 Wch U14B10 Caro-Kann
15. M Turov vs M Tosic  1-037 1993 St Petersburg opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
16. S Savchenko vs M Turov  1-032 1993 St Petersburg opD85 Grunfeld
17. M Turov vs L Shmuter  0-148 1993 St Petersburg opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
18. E Bukhman vs M Turov  0-156 1993 St Petersburg opA15 English
19. M Turov vs A Shchekachev  ½-½68 1993 St Petersburg opB06 Robatsch
20. A Anastasian vs M Turov  ½-½44 1993 St Petersburg opA48 King's Indian
21. M Turov vs A Poluljahov  ½-½93 1993 St Petersburg opB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
22. Tiviakov vs M Turov  ½-½40 1993 St Petersburg opB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
23. M Turov vs E Agrest  ½-½44 1994 St Petersburg op2B07 Pirc
24. M Turov vs Vasiukov  0-163 1994 Moscow opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
25. M Turov vs G Orlov 0-141 1994 Memorial A.PetrovC61 Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense
 page 1 of 32; games 1-25 of 776  PGN Download
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Jul-15-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: And before that, in June, he won the International Chess Festival Eforie Nord (Romania) 2010:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr352..., congratulations!

Jul-18-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: And before this again (does he never rest?) he was 12th in Mayor's Cup (India) 2-10 June 2010:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr347...

Jul-20-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: The man that never rests: 11th in the Rethymno Open (Crete, Greece) 13-20 July 2010:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr360...

Aug-16-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: 2nd in Sommer-Open Baden-Baden - Open A (Germany) 11-15 August 2010:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr327...

Aug-20-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: He also participated and ended 2nd in the Baden-Baden Chess960 event 13-20 August 2010:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr370...

Aug-31-10  plimko: The man that never rests :-)

Winner of BDO Premier Haarlem (NED), 21-29 August 2010 - cat. X (2476):

http://www.hwphaarlem.nl/bdo-premie...

Nov-02-10  BIDMONFA: Maxim Turov

TUROV, Maxim
http://www.bidmonfa.com/turov_maxim...
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Jul-28-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  jamesmaskell: Ive followed Turov for a while now, partly because he crops up in so many tournaments you cant avoid his name. A truly professional player. His game's come on a long way in the past year or so. A very reliable opening repertoire.
Jul-28-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  jamesmaskell: Maxim Turov shared first with Vladimir Georgiev and Yuri Vovk in Dutch Open 2011 today scoring 7/9.
Jul-30-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  jamesmaskell: Standings confirm Maxim Turov won the Dutch Open 2011 on tiebreak and a TPR of 2710 with Yuri Vovk 2nd and Vladimir Georgiev 3rd.
Aug-28-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  jamesmaskell: Another month, another Turov tournament win, this time the BDO Premier tournament, on the sounds of it by an Armageddon tiebreak game against von Kampen.

From the looks of the website, this tournament was a qualifier for the Tata Group C. Fantastic news if true as he deserves it.

Jan-14-12  Penguincw: Beats Danielian with the black pieces today. Group C could be an easy tournament for him.
Jan-14-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  DarthStapler: Turov, dinosaur hunter
Jan-14-12  Everett: He is a very strong Caro-Kann player, particularly in the Advance and Bronstein-Larsen variations. If anyone here plays those lines you may find his games very helpful.
Jan-28-12  Penguincw: < "Russia’s Maxim Turov took the 100-euro day prize in group C for his win in 31 moves with black from a Reti against India’s Adhiban Baskaran. Turov shares the lead in this section of the tournament with Sweden’s Hans Tikkanen, who defeated Britain’s Matthew Sadler, also with black, in 42 moves from a French Defense." >

http://www.tatasteelchess.com/tourn...

Hang on there!

Jan-29-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  jamesmaskell: Maxim Turov wins Tata Group C with 10.5/13, half a point ahead of Hans Tikkanen.
Jan-29-12  Penguincw: Congratulations to Maxim Turov. I had a feeling it would be rather Turov or Sadler.
Feb-02-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Check It Out: Turov is a chess animal!
Mar-14-12  plimko: Another success for Maxim! 1st for tie in Agzamov Memorial (UZB) 6-14 March 2012 http://www.uzchess.uz/
Apr-22-12  plimko: Impressive!

http://ratings.fide.com/chess_stati...

Apr-22-12  plimko: One lost (with Grachev) in the last 79 games!
Apr-22-12  plimko: I have to correct myself. His last tournament was:

http://www.metzalekhine57.fr/open/2...

With a defeat at the first round.

Jun-17-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  jamesmaskell: Turov currently playing in the Master Open at Voronezh (3.5/5). He came 8th in the rapid chess section with 6.5/10 and came 13th in the 960 variant section with 4.5/10.

There are PGN files but they dont contain the moves, a great shame with so many grandmasters in the field.

Jul-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: I'm surprised that nobody has made a comment (until now) today since he is the POTD today but he is a "no name" GM. This must be the reason for this. I'm not familiar w/ him at all but I've noticed that he looks like something out of a horror movie in this bidmonfa pic...lol!: http://www.bidmonfa.com/turov_maxim...
Although he is rated over 2600 now so he's got my respect for his chess playing ability!
Dec-07-13  Penguincw: Happy 34th birthday Maxim Turov!
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