chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

🏆 Russian Championship Higher League (2019)

  PARTICIPANTS (sorted by highest achieved rating; click on name to see player's games)
Vladimir Fedoseev, Evgeny Alekseev, Kirill Alekseenko, Denis Khismatullin, Aleksey Dreev, Alexander Motylev, Evgeny Najer, Boris Grachev, Igor Lysyj, Vadim Zvjaginsev, Alexandr Predke, Andrey Esipenko, Artyom Timofeev, Mikhail Kobalia, Aleksandr Rakhmanov, Sanan Sjugirov, Konstantin Sakaev, Alexey Sarana, Aleksandr Shimanov, Evgeny Romanov, Ivan Popov, David Paravyan, Dmitry Kokarev, Pavel Ponkratov, Maksim Chigaev, Dmitry Frolyanov, Ivan Rozum, Aleksei Pridorozhni, Nikita Petrov, Ivan Bocharov, Semyon Lomasov, Andrei Belozerov, Evgeny A Levin, Ilia Iljiushenok, Alexandr Triapishko, Arseniy Nesterov, Semen Khanin, Gor Airapetian, Vladislav Nozdrachev, Andrey Drygalov, Sergey Drygalov, Roman Yanchenko, Volodar Murzin, Tagir Salemgareev, Evgeny Kardashevskiy, Miroslav Vlasenko, Renat Bigaliev, Artem Sadovsky, Oleg Rychkov, Eduard Kanter, Aziz Mirzaev, Alexandr Truskavetsky, Oleg Bykov, Denis Eraschenkov, Anton Samojlov, Evgenij Lesovoi, Artem Galaktionov, Dashgyn Ibadov, Ahmad Bimiev

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Russian Championship Higher League (2019)

The 72nd Russian Championship Higher League tournament was a 9-round Swiss taking place in the Ring Premier Hotel in Yaroslavl, Russia from 27 June to 6 July 2019. Rest day: July 2. The top five players would qualify for the Russian Championship Superfinal (2019). Time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves, then 30 more minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment per move from move 1. Draw offers not allowed before move 40. The overall prize fund was 5 million rubles, or around 70,000 euros. Tournament director: Alexander Tkachev. Chief arbiter: Alexey S. Moskvin. Alexandr Predke won on 3rd tiebreak (number of wins) ahead of Alexey Sarana, both with 6.5/9.

Official site: http://ruchess.ru/championship/deta...
Chess-Results: http://chess-results.com/tnr452257....
Chess24: https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-t...
TWIC: https://theweekinchess.com/html/twi...

Previous: Russian Championship Higher League (2018). Next: Russian Championship Higher League (2020). Women's section: Russian Championship Higher League (Women) (2019)

 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 261  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Iljiushenok vs V Fedoseev 1-0222019Russian Championship Higher LeagueB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. E Najer vs Semyon Lomasov  ½-½342019Russian Championship Higher LeagueC01 French, Exchange
3. D Frolyanov vs S Sjugirov  ½-½132019Russian Championship Higher LeagueD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. Dreev vs A Belozerov  1-0662019Russian Championship Higher LeagueD02 Queen's Pawn Game
5. S Khanin vs Motylev  ½-½392019Russian Championship Higher LeagueC55 Two Knights Defense
6. K Alekseenko vs A Triapishko 0-1412019Russian Championship Higher LeagueB12 Caro-Kann Defense
7. E A Levin vs P Ponkratov  1-0562019Russian Championship Higher LeagueD82 Grunfeld, 4.Bf4
8. E Alekseev vs Andrey Drygalov  ½-½402019Russian Championship Higher LeagueA28 English
9. Sergey Drygalov vs Zvjaginsev  ½-½752019Russian Championship Higher LeagueD02 Queen's Pawn Game
10. A Sarana vs V Nozdrachev  ½-½272019Russian Championship Higher LeagueD42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3
11. R Yanchenko vs M Chigaev  0-11072019Russian Championship Higher LeagueD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
12. A Predke vs G Airapetian  1-0552019Russian Championship Higher LeagueC07 French, Tarrasch
13. A Mirzaev vs I Lysyj  ½-½342019Russian Championship Higher LeagueE16 Queen's Indian
14. B Grachev vs Evgeny Kardashevskiy  1-0392019Russian Championship Higher LeagueA15 English
15. R Bigaliev vs Khismatullin  1-0512019Russian Championship Higher LeagueE10 Queen's Pawn Game
16. A Rakhmanov vs A Nesterov  ½-½412019Russian Championship Higher LeagueA46 Queen's Pawn Game
17. Volodar Murzin vs Shimanov  ½-½402019Russian Championship Higher LeagueC67 Ruy Lopez
18. A Esipenko vs M Vlasenko  1-0422019Russian Championship Higher LeagueB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
19. A Sadovsky vs Nikita Petrov  0-1172019Russian Championship Higher LeagueA20 English
20. D Kokarev vs Tagir Salemgareev  ½-½562019Russian Championship Higher LeagueC60 Ruy Lopez
21. O Rychkov vs M Kobalia  1-0452019Russian Championship Higher LeagueE73 King's Indian
22. A Timofeev vs O Bykov  1-0382019Russian Championship Higher LeagueB33 Sicilian
23. A Truskavetsky vs D Paravyan  0-1562019Russian Championship Higher LeagueE00 Queen's Pawn Game
24. Ivan Popov vs E Kanter  1-0382019Russian Championship Higher LeagueB25 Sicilian, Closed
25. D Eraschenkov vs A Pridorozhni  ½-½772019Russian Championship Higher LeagueB30 Sicilian
 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 261  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2)  

Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-06-19  sonia91: Second seed Najer (2678, European champion 2015) really struggled, he scored 0.5/3 in rounds 5-7 against 2400s opposition: https://chess-results.com/tnr452257...

And top seed Fedoseev, after losing to Predke in rd 8, is out of contention for the spots for the Superfinal.

Jul-07-19  siggemannen: Not a bad tourney by Tagir Salemgareev, beating Khismatullin, Najer, Shimanov and Drygalov.
Jul-07-19  sonia91: Photos of medallists at award cerimony: http://ruchess.ru/en/news/all/russi...

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.


NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific tournament only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!

Copyright 2001-2021, Chessgames Services LLC