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Russian Championship (Women) Tournament

Tatiana Kosintseva7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Svetlana Matveeva6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Ekaterina Atalik6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Olga Zimina6.5/9(+5 -1 =3)[games]
Tatiana Grabuzova5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Natalija Pogonina5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Nadezhda Kosintseva5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Irina Turova5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Elena Zaiatz5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Olga Stjazhkina5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Julia Demina5/9(+2 -1 =6)[games]
Irina Vasilevich5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Tatiana Stepovaia5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Tatiana Shumiakina5/9(+5 -4 =0)[games]
Maria Kursova4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Irina Sudakova4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Luiza Khusnutdinova4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Tamara Chistiakova4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Elmira Karnaukhova4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Sandugach Shaydullina4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Bairta Kharashkina4/9(+1 -2 =6)[games]
Baira Kovanova4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
Elmira Mirzoeva4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
Olga Druzhinina4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
Eugenia Chasovnikova4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
Galina N Strutinskaya4/9(+0 -1 =8)[games]
Irina Kryukova4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Anna Dorofeeva4/9(+2 -3 =4)[games]
Olga Iljushina3.5/9(+2 -4 =3)[games]
* (34 players total; 5 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Russian Championship (Women) (2002)

The 52nd Russian Women's Championship tournament was a 34-player 9-round Swiss held at the Chess Palace in Elista, Russia, 11-19 May 2002. The event served as a qualification for representing Russia at the Bled Olympiad (Women) (2002). Time control: 90 minutes for the whole game, with 30 seconds added per move from move 1. Ekaterina Korbut did not arrive and was replaced by Kharashkina, and the 1st round game between Strutinskaya and Iljushina (a draw) was postponed to later in the evening. Rounds started at 4 pm (Round 9 at 1 pm). Prize fund: 200.000 Russian rubles. Chief arbiter: Arkady Vasiliev. Number of games played: 153.

Tatiana Kosintseva won with 7/9, ahead of Matveeva (2nd on tiebreak) and Atalik (Polovnikova) (3rd).


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 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 152  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Pogonina vs N Dordzhieva  1-0602002Russian Championship (Women)B18 Caro-Kann, Classical
2. J Demina vs T Chistiakova  ½-½772002Russian Championship (Women)D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
3. A Dorofeeva vs M Fominykh  ½-½562002Russian Championship (Women)E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
4. O Druzhinina vs T Kosintseva  0-1222002Russian Championship (Women)B20 Sicilian
5. T Grabuzova vs O Stjazhkina  1-0332002Russian Championship (Women)A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
6. B Kharashkina vs E Tomilova  1-0462002Russian Championship (Women)C02 French, Advance
7. N Kosintseva vs E Chasovnikova  ½-½682002Russian Championship (Women)B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
8. B Kovanova vs I Kryukova  1-0342002Russian Championship (Women)C01 French, Exchange
9. V Kozlovskaya vs T Shumiakina  1-0622002Russian Championship (Women)D16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. M Kursova vs I Sudakova  ½-½762002Russian Championship (Women)D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
11. S Matveeva vs E Mirzoeva  1-0802002Russian Championship (Women)E40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
12. E Atalik vs L Khusnutdinova  1-0462002Russian Championship (Women)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
13. I Semenova vs T Stepovaia  ½-½402002Russian Championship (Women)B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
14. I Turova vs E Karnaukhova  ½-½502002Russian Championship (Women)A57 Benko Gambit
15. I Vasilevich vs E Zaiatz  1-0592002Russian Championship (Women)C39 King's Gambit Accepted
16. O Zimina vs S Shaydullina  1-0682002Russian Championship (Women)B56 Sicilian
17. E Chasovnikova vs I Turova  0-1442002Russian Championship (Women)B42 Sicilian, Kan
18. T Chistiakova vs A Dorofeeva  ½-½342002Russian Championship (Women)D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. M Fominykh vs J Demina  0-1632002Russian Championship (Women)D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
20. B Kharashkina vs E Atalik  ½-½292002Russian Championship (Women)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
21. E Karnaukhova vs N Kosintseva  ½-½412002Russian Championship (Women)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. T Kosintseva vs I Vasilevich  1-0272002Russian Championship (Women)B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
23. B Kovanova vs O Zimina  0-1602002Russian Championship (Women)B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
24. V Kozlovskaya vs T Grabuzova  ½-½502002Russian Championship (Women)D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
25. I Kryukova vs S Shaydullina  ½-½352002Russian Championship (Women)B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
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  Tabanus: I was planning RUS-ChW 2001 next but ChessBase and 365Chess don't have the round 9 games. For those who have a working Java, they may be viewable here: (click on View).

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