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Alexander Zubarev
A Zubarev 
Number of games in database: 374
Years covered: 1998 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2430 (2466 rapid, 2366 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2608

Overall record: +139 -85 =133 (57.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 17 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (45) 
    B40 B52 B51 B20 B90
 King's Indian (14) 
    E73 E92 E90 E94 E71
 English (14) 
    A13 A15 A11 A16 A17
 French Defense (12) 
    C07 C04 C09 C10 C11
 French Tarrasch (10) 
    C07 C04 C09 C05 C03
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D38 D30 D37 D35 D31
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (69) 
    B32 B22 B67 B75 B30
 Queen's Pawn Game (14) 
    A40 A45 A46 D02 A41
 Nimzo Indian (13) 
    E46 E32 E20 E48 E51
 Robatsch (13) 
 King's Indian (10) 
    E94 E91 E90 E73 E71
 Sicilian Dragon (9) 
    B75 B39 B36 B79 B76
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Sterck vs A Zubarev, 2012 0-1
   A Zubarev vs Kuzubov, 2014 1-0
   A Zubarev vs Tukmakov, 1998 1-0
   A Zubarev vs Shabanov, 2002 1/2-1/2
   A Zubarev vs R Mueller, 2016 1-0
   A Zubarev vs Van Wely, 2007 1-0
   R Edouard vs A Zubarev, 2006 0-1
   A Zubarev vs Naiditsch, 2012 1-0
   A Zubarev vs M Sieciechowicz, 2017 1-0
   Ivanchuk vs A Zubarev, 2014 0-1

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (1999)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Kaissa Open (2002)
   Ukrainian Championship (2014)
   UKR-chT (1999)
   Baku Chess Festival (2007)
   Ukrainian Championship (2001)
   8th Ukrainian Team Championship (2000)
   Pardubice Open-A (2006)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   Cappelle-la-Grande Open (2006)
   European Club Cup (2009)

   🏆 Sheikh Russel GM
   A Zubarev vs N R Vignesh (Oct-20-21) 1-0
   Ghosh Aronyak vs A Zubarev (Oct-16-21) 1-0
   Ghosh Aronyak vs A Zubarev (Sep-29-21) 1-0
   E Bogdanov vs A Zubarev (Aug-29-21) 1/2-1/2, blitz
   E Bogdanov vs A Zubarev (Aug-28-21) 0-1, rapid

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(born Dec-17-1979, 42 years old) Ukraine

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In 2008 he tied for 4–8th with Tamaz Gelashvili, Anton Filippov, Constantin Lupulescu and Nidjat Mamedov in the Open Romgaz Tournament in Bucharest.1 In 2010 he came first at Ambès and won the 6th Anatoly Ermak Cup in Zaporizhia. In the same year he tied for 1st–3rd with Dmitry Svetushkin and Yuriy Kryvoruchko at Palaiochora. In 2011 he tied for 1st–2nd with Sergey Kasparov at Bad Woerishofen. In 2015 Zubarev won the 32nd Böblingen Open edging out on tiebreak Olexandr Bortnyk, Jure Skoberne, Maximilian Neef and Lei Tingjie, after all five players finished on 7/9 points

note: there's also a FIDE Master from Russia with the same name.

Wikipedia article: Alexander Zubarev

Last updated: 2021-12-17 16:49:21

 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 382  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Zubarev vs S Ovsejevitsch  1-0381997UKR-ch20B22 Sicilian, Alapin
2. Eljanov vs A Zubarev  1-0531998UKR-ch U20B06 Robatsch
3. A Zubarev vs Tukmakov  1-0341998Donetzk ztB20 Sicilian
4. A Zubarev vs Romanishin  1-0431998Donetzk ztC28 Vienna Game
5. A Zubarev vs Ponomariov  ½-½651998Donetzk ztA07 King's Indian Attack
6. V Stoockalov vs A Zubarev  ½-½431999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
7. A Zubarev vs I Timoshenko  1-0381999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipB07 Pirc
8. N Zhukova vs A Zubarev  ½-½431999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipA48 King's Indian
9. A Zubarev vs Y Kruppa  ½-½671999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
10. A Zubarev vs Lesnichy  1-0291999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
11. A Zubarev vs A Alekseev  1-0341999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipC07 French, Tarrasch
12. A Zubarev vs A Moroz  1-0421999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipC07 French, Tarrasch
13. V Malakhatko vs A Zubarev  0-1411999UKR-ch opA30 English, Symmetrical
14. O Gritsayeva vs A Zubarev  ½-½381999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
15. Miroshnichenko vs A Zubarev  1-0411999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
16. Y Solodovnichenko vs A Zubarev  ½-½491999Ukrainian Team ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
17. V Malakhatko vs A Zubarev  1-0541999UKR olB06 Robatsch
18. A Zubarev vs Stefansson  ½-½781999FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentA09 Reti Opening
19. Stefansson vs A Zubarev  ½-½321999FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
20. A Zubarev vs Stefansson  ½-½401999FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentC53 Giuoco Piano
21. A Zubarev vs Stefansson  1-0491999FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
22. Stefansson vs A Zubarev  1-0291999FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentB01 Scandinavian
23. Stefansson vs A Zubarev 1-0221999FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
24. A Kamenets vs A Zubarev  ½-½7520008th Ukrainian Team ChampionshipA40 Queen's Pawn Game
25. V Shalimov vs A Zubarev  ½-½122000Kharkov Caissa opE14 Queen's Indian
 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 382  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: GM Alexander Zubarev, Ukraine, born 17 December 1979. Current rating 2544, with rating peak 2566 in 2009

Studied in Kharkov Law Academy with GM Vladimir A Savon as a teacher, their team won the Ukrainian Ch in 2000. GM in 2002. Very active player with many tournaments in many countries. ICC name: A-Zubarev

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  Tabanus: Now rated 2535. Winner of the 7th International Open Tournament of Lesvos (Greece) 2009:

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  Tabanus: Now 2562. Winner of the 6th Anatoly Ermak Cup (Ukraine) 23-28 June 2010:, congratulations!

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  Tabanus: Then 14th in Rethymno Open (Greece) 13-20 July 2010:

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  Tabanus: 2nd today in the Paleochora Open (Pelekanos, Greece) 22-29 July 2010:

Nov-13-14  BIDMONFA: Alexander Zubarev

ZUBAREV, Alexander

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  WTHarvey: Amazing queen sacrifice:

[Event "It"]
[Site "Pardubice (Czech Republic)"]
[Date "2006.7.26"]
[Round "6"]
[White "Zubarev Alexander (UKR)"]
[Black "Lechtynsky Jiri (CZE)"]
[Result "1-0"]
[Eco "C88"]
[Annotator ""]
[Source ""]

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.O-O Be7 6.Re1 b5 7.Bb3 d6 8.a4 Bb7 9.d3 O-O 10.Nbd2 Nb8 11.c3 Nbd7 12.d4 c5 13.Bc2 Qc7 14.d5 c4 15.Nf1 Nc5 16.h3 Rfe8 17.Ng3 Nfd7 18.Nf5 Bf8 19.Nh2 f6 20.Re3 g6 21.Rg3 Kf7

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22.Qh5 gxh5 ( 22...Kg8 23.Rxg6+ hxg6 ( 23...Kh8 24.Ng4 ) 24.Qxg6+ Kh8 ) 23.Bd1 Bxd5 24.exd5 1-0

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