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Alina Kashlinskaya
A Kashlinskaya 
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Number of games in database: 643
Years covered: 2003 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2494 (2384 rapid, 2364 blitz)

Overall record: +194 -126 =156 (57.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 167 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (65) 
    E46 E32 E53 E47 E56
 Queen's Gambit Declined (42) 
    D31 D35 D38 D37 D30
 Slav (36) 
    D18 D10 D17 D11 D16
 King's Indian (31) 
    E62 E69 E60 E97 E63
 Grunfeld (25) 
    D76 D85 D94 D84 D78
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A40 E00 A41 A45 A46
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (35) 
    C11 C01 C02 C07 C00
 King's Indian (34) 
    E60 E94 E67 E61 E73
 Queen's Gambit Declined (32) 
    D31 D38 D37 D30 D39
 Ruy Lopez (31) 
    C95 C65 C85 C84 C77
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (20) 
    C95 C84 C85 C94 C86
 Queen's Pawn Game (20) 
    A45 D02 E10 E00 D05
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Kashlinskaya vs I Videnova, 2014 1-0
   A Galliamova vs A Kashlinskaya, 2020 0-1
   A Kashlinskaya vs S Sevian, 2018 1-0
   O Girya vs A Kashlinskaya, 2015 0-1
   D Belenkaya vs A Kashlinskaya, 2016 0-1
   A Kashlinskaya vs E Paehtz, 2013 1-0
   A Kashlinskaya vs Huang Qian, 2010 1-0
   A Kashlinskaya vs M Kaliadzich, 2015 1-0
   M Midonet vs A Kashlinskaya, 2016 0-1
   V Rjanova vs A Kashlinskaya, 2013 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Club Cup (Women) (2014)
   European Championship (Women) (2019)
   Russian Championship Higher League (Women) (2013)
   Russian Championship Higher League (Women) (2014)
   Russian Team Championship (Women) (2017)
   European Championship (Women) (2015)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2013)
   Russian Championship Superfinal (Women) (2018)
   Russian Championship Superfinal (Women) (2019)
   European Championship (Women) (2013)
   European Championship (Women) (2014)
   European Championship (Women) (2017)
   European Championship (Women) (2018)
   European Championship (Women) (2010)
   Qatar Masters (2015)

   🏆 World Blitz Championship (Women)
   M Socko vs A Kashlinskaya (Dec-30-21) 0-1, blitz
   A Kashlinskaya vs A Stefanova (Dec-30-21) 1-0, blitz
   T Injac vs A Kashlinskaya (Dec-30-21) 1/2-1/2, blitz
   A Kashlinskaya vs Goryachkina (Dec-30-21) 0-1, blitz
   Koneru vs A Kashlinskaya (Dec-30-21) 1-0, blitz

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(born Oct-28-1993, 28 years old) Russia
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WGM (2009); International Master (2014); European Women's Champion (2019).

In 2003, Kashlinskaya took the silver medal at the European Youth Chess Championships in the Girls U10 category.

In August 2010, she was part of the Russian women's team in the 7th China-Russia Match, held with the Scheveningen system. Kashlinskaya took part in the women's section of the 39th Chess Olympiad playing for Russia B team. She won an individual silver medal playing on board five.

In 2011, Kashlinskaya took silver at the World Youth Chess Championships in the Girls U18 section. The following year, she placed second at the World University Chess Championship in the women's section. Later that year, in December, she took part in the 5th "Snowdrops vs Old Hands" - Czech Coal Match in Poděbrady, held with the double Scheveningen format, that opposed a team of young female players ("Snowdrops") made up of Valentina Gunina, Tania Sachdev, Kashlinskaya and Kristýna Havlíková to veteran Grandmasters ("Old Hands") Vlastimil Hort, Wolfgang Uhlmann, Fridrik Olafsson and Oleg Romanishin. Kashlinskaya scored 3½/8 points.

In 2013, she won the Russian Junior Girls Championship and took the bronze medal in the World Junior Girls Championship.In the same year, Kashlinskaya participated in the 6th "Snowdrops vs Old Hands" match. She scored 5/8 points, helping her team "Snowdrops" (Viktorija Cmilyte, Kashlinskaya, Mariya Muzychuk, Nastassia Ziaziulkina) to defeat the "Old Hands" (Josif Dorfman, Boris Gulko, Borislav Ivkov, Wolfgang Uhlmann) with the overall score of 17½-14½. Kashlinskaya was the top scorer of the whole event.

In March 2015, Kashlinskaya competed in the Women's World Chess Championship for the first time. She was knocked out in the first round by Shen Yang. Two months later, Kashlinskaya took bronze at the Women's European Individual Championship in Chakvi. In July, she took part in the 9th China-Russia Match and scored 2½/5, the best result among the Russians in the women's section. In September, Kashlinskaya won the 5th Krystyna Hołuj-Radzikowska Memorial – Women Grandmaster tournament in Wrocław.

In October 2018, Kashlinskaya won the top women's prize (£7,000) at the Isle of Man International, while her husband Wojtaszek won the main prize in the same tournament.

In April 2019, she won the European Women's Individual Championship in Antalya edging out Marie Sebag, Elisabeth Pähtz, Inna Gaponenko and Antoaneta Stefanova on tiebreak score. In October, Kashlinskaya played on the reserve board for the gold winning Russian team at the European Women's Team Chess Championship 2019 in Batumi.

Kashlinskaya is married to Radosław Wojtaszek. She graduated from the Russian State Social University.

Wikipedia article: Alina Kashlinskaya

Last updated: 2022-01-04 03:18:14

 page 1 of 30; games 1-25 of 733  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Paikidze vs A Kashlinskaya  1-0662003EU-ch U10 GirlsD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. A Kashlinskaya vs Yifan Hou  0-1392003Wch U10 GirlsA46 Queen's Pawn Game
3. N Paikidze vs A Kashlinskaya  ½-½272004EU-ch U12 GirlsC41 Philidor Defense
4. A Savina vs A Kashlinskaya  ½-½522004EU-ch U12 GirlsA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
5. N Paikidze vs A Kashlinskaya  ½-½442004Wch U12 GirlsD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. A Kashlinskaya vs E Hagesaether  0-1422007REDAE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
7. N Chadaev vs A Kashlinskaya  1-0192007Moscow OpenB30 Sicilian
8. A Kashlinskaya vs L Lyubokhiner  1-0272007Moscow OpenE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
9. D Ayupov vs A Kashlinskaya  0-1412007Moscow OpenB32 Sicilian
10. A Kashlinskaya vs A Sitnikov  0-1272007Moscow OpenD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. P Nakhapetiane vs A Kashlinskaya  1-0262007Moscow OpenB30 Sicilian
12. A Kashlinskaya vs D Kryakvin  0-1592009Russian Team Championship: Higher LeagueE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
13. Lintchevski vs A Kashlinskaya  1-0422009Russian Team Championship: Higher LeagueB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
14. A Kashlinskaya vs Chuprov 1-0332009Russian Team Championship: Higher LeagueE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
15. A Rustemov vs A Kashlinskaya  1-0432009Russian Team Championship: Higher LeagueE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
16. A Kashlinskaya vs G Nagibin  0-1462009Russian Team Championship: Higher LeagueE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
17. A Zabotin vs A Kashlinskaya  1-0502009Russian Team Championship: Higher LeagueE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
18. A Kashlinskaya vs S Vysochin  0-1272009Russian Team Championship: Higher LeagueD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
19. Belikov vs A Kashlinskaya  1-0292009Russian Team Championship: Higher LeagueA48 King's Indian
20. A Kashlinskaya vs P Potapov  ½-½312009Moscow Region Spring GMD09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3
21. E Can vs A Kashlinskaya  0-1392009Moscow Region Spring GMB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
22. A Savina vs A Kashlinskaya  ½-½332009Moscow Region Spring GME94 King's Indian, Orthodox
23. V Zakhartsov vs A Kashlinskaya  1-0562009GMBE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
24. A Kashlinskaya vs M Erdogdu  1-0322009GMBE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
25. A Kashlinskaya vs V Plat  0-1522009GMBA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
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  cro777: Alina Kashlinskaya: "I had to make a decision between dancing and chess – two things which I liked most of all and where I had some success. And as you can guess, I’ve chosen chess."

Alina Kashlinskaya, Junior Chess Champion Russia 2013

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  HeMateMe: A tall beauty, she reminds me of Jennifer Garner:



Oct-14-13  BIDMONFA: Alina Kashlinskaya


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  cro777: Many happy returns on your 20th, WGM Alina Kashlinskaya.


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  cro777: Snowdrops vs Oldhands 2013

Round 1 was played on Saturday (November 30) with the team of Snowdrops having the white color. Kashlinskaya defeated GM Uhlmann.

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  WannaBe: Lovely young lady.
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  cro777: The friendly match "Snowdrops vs. Oldhands" has finished in Podebrady, Czech Republic.

The Snowdrops were represented by GM Viktorija Cmilyte (30, from Lithuania, rated 2506), IM Maria Muzychuk (21, Ukraine, 2491) WGM Alina Kashlinskaya (20, Russia, 2422) and WGM Nastassia Ziaziulkina (18, Belarus, 2350).

The "Old Hands" were GM Iossif Dorfman (61, France, 2580) GM Boris Gulko (66, USA, 2543), GM Borislav Ivkov (80, Serbia, 2408) and GM Wolfgang Uhlmann (78, Germany, 2334).

Snowdrops Beat Oldhands 17.5 - 14.5.
Kashlinskaya scored 5/8 points (best individual result).

Dec-13-13  John Abraham: She is the girlfriend of Radoslaw Wojtaszek, second to Vishy Anand:

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  cro777: "Mind Games" in a night club.

One of the night clubs in Moscow hosted an unusual event - Mind Games. The program of the event also contained the encounter against the chess robot constructed by Alexandra Kosteniuk's father, Konstantin Kosteniuk (the first chess robot to beat grandmasters in blitz chess).

GM Pavel Eljanov lost in the endgame, while Kashlinskaya drew her game catching the robot on a perpetual check after series of sacrifices.

WGM Alina Kashlinskaya - Robot

(5''0 blitz, Moscow, 2013.12.13)

1. d4 d5 2. c4 dxc4 3. Nc3 c6 4. a4 Qa5 5. e4 Nf6 6. Bd2 e5 7. dxe5 Ng4 8. Nf3 Bc5

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9. Bxc4 Nxf2 10. Qb3 Nxh1 11. Bxf7 Kf8 12. Nd5 Qa6 13. Nc7 Qb6 14. Ne6 Bxe6 15. Qxe6 Be7 16. Bg5 Bb4 17. Kd1 Na6 18. Bh5 Qc7 19. Qf5 Kg8 20. Qe6 Kf8 21. Qf5 Kg8 22. Qe6 Kf8 Draw

Jun-13-14  notyetagm: Alina Kashlinskaya

<John Abraham: She is the girlfriend of Radoslaw Wojtaszek, second to Vishy Anand:>

Now wonder she is so strong.

She just tied for first place with Girya at the strong 67th Russian Championship Higher League (Women) (2014).

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  cro777: Just married: Alina Kashlinskaya and
Radoslaw Wojtaszek

The marriage took place in Moscow. Among the guests was Viswanathan Anand, whom Wojtaszek has helped at several world championship matches.

Love is in the air

Jul-10-15  Fiona Macleod: Psychiatrists say that girls tend to marry men like their fathers. That's the reason why their mothers cry so much at their weddings.
Aug-11-15  siggemannen: Married life is tough... Alina is down 0/2 in the Russian Champs. Also the Chinese match didnt go too well for her. Hope it will turn around soon
Aug-11-15  sonia91: <siggemannen: Also the Chinese match didnt go too well for her> Actually she was the top scorer in the Russian women's team.
Dec-13-15  siggemannen: <sonia91>, i guess all is relative, the rest did even worse :)
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  WTHarvey: I posted 12 checkmates from the chess games of RUS WGM Alina Kashlinskaya @ Find the winning move !
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  ketchuplover: Drawn goes Giri!
Oct-21-18  sonia91: Today, in round 2 at Isle of Man she managed to hold a draw against Kramnik! In round 1 she drew vs Anish Giri.
Oct-28-18  sonia91: Congratulations to Alina on winning women's first prize (£7,000) at Isle of Man Masters (2018)! She also achieved a GM norm thanks to a performance of 2705:
Oct-28-18  sonia91: <Congratulations to Alina on winning women's first prize (£7,000) at Isle of Man Masters (2018)! She also achieved a GM norm thanks to a performance of 2705> I realised now that today is also her 25th birthday! This must be the best present ever.
Oct-29-18  Imran Iskandar: Congratulations to Kashlinskaya for a great performance!
Oct-31-18  mckmac: Congratulations to Alina Kashlinskaya for her play at the IOM Masters. Excellent final round game against Samuel Sevian.

A Kashlinskaya vs S Sevian, 2018

Apr-22-19  sonia91: Congratulations to Alina on winning the European Championship (Women) (2019)! She also qualifies to the Women's World Cup next year.
Dec-13-20  fabelhaft: Nice queen sacrifice and finish by Kashlinskaya in the Russian Superfinal:!russ...

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  0ZeR0: Happy birthday, IM Kashlinskaya!
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