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Russian Championship (Women) Tournament

Irina Turova6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Tatiana Stepovaia6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Julia Demina6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Olga Stjazhkina6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Ekaterina Atalik6/9(+6 -3 =0)[games]
Maria Komiagina6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Anna Dorofeeva6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Elena Zaiatz5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Evgenija Ovod5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Julia Movsesian5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Elena Fatalibekova5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Tamara Chistiakova5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Irina Semenova5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Tatiana Shadrina5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Maria Kursova5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Natalija Pogonina4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Ekaterina Ubiennykh4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Olga Zhuravleva4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Tatiana Malgina4.5/9(+4 -4 =1)[games]
Tatiana Shumiakina4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Ekaterina Korbut4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Iulia Mashinskaya4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Sandugach Shaydullina4.5/9(+4 -4 =1)[games]
Elena V Bystryakova4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Elena Tomilova4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Tatiana Grabuzova4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
Baira Kovanova3.5/9(+1 -3 =5)[games]
Tatiana Rubzova3.5/9(+2 -4 =3)[games]
Galina Strutinskaia3.5/9(+3 -5 =1)[games]
Marina Guseva3.5/9(+3 -5 =1)[games]
Natalia Kolganova3/9(+2 -5 =2)[games]
Bairta Kharashkina2.5/9(+1 -5 =3)[games]
* (34 players total; 2 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Russian Championship (Women) (2003)

The 53rd Russian Women's Championship tournament was a 34-player 9-round Swiss held at the Chess Palace in Elista, Russia, 18-26 May 2003. Time control: 90 minutes for the whole game, with 30 seconds added per move from move 1. Prize fund: 300.000 Russian rubles. Number of games played: 153. The Swiss championship tournament was from 2004 on replaced by a 12-player round-robin championship "Superfinal".

Irina Turova (Slavina) won on tiebreak ahead of six other players with 6/9. Stepovaia was 2nd and Demina 3rd.


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 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 152  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Bystryakova vs T Rubzova  ½-½122003Russian Championship (Women)A08 King's Indian Attack
2. T Chistiakova vs M Kursova  1-0302003Russian Championship (Women)A04 Reti Opening
3. J Demina vs B Kovanova  1-0382003Russian Championship (Women)A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
4. Polina Erendzhenova vs E Ovod  0-1312003Russian Championship (Women)A13 English
5. E Fatalibekova vs T Shadrina  1-0342003Russian Championship (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
6. T Grabuzova vs M Komiagina  0-1322003Russian Championship (Women)E71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
7. B Kharashkina vs Korbut  ½-½492003Russian Championship (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
8. I Mashinskaya vs E Zaiatz  0-1292003Russian Championship (Women)C45 Scotch Game
9. S Shaydullina vs I Semenova  0-1372003Russian Championship (Women)E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
10. T Stepovaia vs J Movsesian  1-0452003Russian Championship (Women)B07 Pirc
11. T Malgina vs N Pogonina  0-1382003Russian Championship (Women)A56 Benoni Defense
12. O Stjazhkina vs M Guseva  1-0232003Russian Championship (Women)D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
13. G Strutinskaia vs N Kolganova  1-0402003Russian Championship (Women)D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. E Tomilova vs T Shumiakina  ½-½462003Russian Championship (Women)B45 Sicilian, Taimanov
15. E Ubiennykh vs Giliana Muchkaeva  ½-½552003Russian Championship (Women)D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
16. E Atalik vs A Dorofeeva  0-1612003Russian Championship (Women)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
17. O Zhuravleva vs I Turova  0-1332003Russian Championship (Women)C51 Evans Gambit
18. A Dorofeeva vs T Chistiakova 0-1312003Russian Championship (Women)D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
19. M Guseva vs O Zhuravleva  0-1502003Russian Championship (Women)A42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
20. J Movsesian vs Polina Erendzhenova  1-0352003Russian Championship (Women)B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
21. N Kolganova vs T Malgina  0-1332003Russian Championship (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
22. M Komiagina vs J Demina  0-1382003Russian Championship (Women)B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
23. Korbut vs E Tomilova  ½-½462003Russian Championship (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
24. B Kovanova vs S Shaydullina  1-0502003Russian Championship (Women)B23 Sicilian, Closed
25. M Kursova vs T Grabuzova  1-0232003Russian Championship (Women)D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
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  Tabanus: These 152 games added today. has 170 games because two players' games are listed twice under different names, and round 9 was played 26 May, not 28 May. The one missing game is Chistiakova vs Pogonina 1/2 in round 5 (I did not find the game score).

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