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Alexander Donchenko
Number of games in database: 551
Years covered: 2010 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2646 (2508 rapid, 2556 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2650

Overall record: +174 -101 =193 (57.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 83 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (40) 
    A15 A14 A13 A16 A11
 King's Indian (31) 
    E69 E60 E62 E63 E67
 Reti System (23) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Catalan (23) 
    E04 E01 E06 E03 E09
 Queen's Pawn Game (23) 
    E00 D02 A41 A40 E10
 English, 1 c4 c5 (21) 
    A37 A30 A34 A38 A31
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (69) 
    B90 B50 B51 B84 B22
 Caro-Kann (55) 
    B12 B10 B18 B13 B17
 Sicilian Najdorf (35) 
    B90 B91 B92 B96 B93
 Queen's Pawn Game (20) 
    E10 D02 E00 A46 A40
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (16) 
    D20 D27 D23 D22
 Modern Benoni (15) 
    A70 A62 A60 A61 A78
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   K H B Allen vs A Donchenko, 2016 0-1
   C Bauer vs A Donchenko, 2015 0-1
   J Haug vs A Donchenko, 2014 0-1
   S Fedorchuk vs A Donchenko, 2015 0-1
   Efimenko vs A Donchenko, 2013 0-1
   A Donchenko vs Sarin Nihal, 2017 1-0
   Naiditsch vs A Donchenko, 2015 0-1
   Salvador Guerra Rivera vs A Donchenko, 2017 0-1
   A Donchenko vs O Kanmazalp, 2017 1-0
   A Donchenko vs Gupta Prithu, 2019 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Biel Master Open (2019)
   Isle of Man Masters (2015)
   PRO Chess League KO Stage (2019)
   World Junior Championship (2018)
   Unive Open (2013)
   Reykjavik Open (2017)
   Hasselbacken Open (2016)
   European Individual Chess Championship (2018)
   European Championship (2019)
   Bundesliga 2017/18 (2017)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2015)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)
   Gibraltar Masters (2019)
   Gibraltar Masters (2020)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2017)

   🏆 Ceske Budejovice GM
   Dominik Horvath vs A Donchenko (Jul-05-20) 0-1
   A Donchenko vs S Gordon (Jan-30-20) 1-0
   Chopra Aryan vs A Donchenko (Jan-29-20) 1-0
   A Donchenko vs V Sanal (Jan-28-20) 1/2-1/2
   S Gagare vs A Donchenko (Jan-27-20) 1/2-1/2

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(born Mar-22-1998, 22 years old) Russia (federation/nationality Germany)

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FIDE Master (2011); International Master (2012); GM (2015) (aged 16 years 10 months 22 days).

Donchenko became a FIDE Master in 2011 and in IM in 2012. His three IM norms came within five weeks: at the 10th International Festival of Meurthe and Moselle - IM held in February where he scored 6/9, at the 83rd German Individual Championship held in early March 2012 with a score of 5.5/9, and at the 13th European Individual Championship (2012) where he scored 4/9.

His three GM norms came at the Baku Open (2014) in October, the 52nd Groningen Chess Festival 2014 A-Group with 8/9, racking up a TPR of 2803, and in February 2015 at the tournament in Århus, Denmark.

Wikipedia article: Alexander Donchenko

Last updated: 2019-10-02 07:56:55

 page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 551  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Donchenko vs F Delekta  1-0222010WYCC Open U12A31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
2. Ziv Beker vs A Donchenko  ½-½472010WYCC Open U12B07 Pirc
3. A Donchenko vs K W Troff  0-1482010WYCC Open U12A25 English
4. A Donchenko vs Y Todorov  1-0412010WYCC Open U12A34 English, Symmetrical
5. C Barros Rivadeneira vs A Donchenko  1-0922010WYCC Open U12B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
6. Titas Stremavicius vs A Donchenko  0-1472010WYCC Open U12D39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
7. A Donchenko vs V Sanal  1-0452010WYCC Open U12B41 Sicilian, Kan
8. A Donchenko vs I Nyzhnyk  0-1262010Schaakfestival Open AE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
9. A Donchenko vs M de Jong  0-1392010Schaakfestival Open AA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
10. A Brkic vs A Donchenko  1-029201112th European Individual ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. M Erdogdu vs A Donchenko  ½-½58201112th European Individual ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. A Donchenko vs H Ziska  1-035201112th European Individual ChampionshipE92 King's Indian
13. Stefansson vs A Donchenko  ½-½35201112th European Individual ChampionshipA30 English, Symmetrical
14. A Donchenko vs B Esen  0-135201112th European Individual ChampionshipE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
15. A Sumets vs A Donchenko  1-021201112th European Individual ChampionshipD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
16. C Vernay vs A Donchenko  1-085201112th European Individual ChampionshipD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
17. A Donchenko vs C van Oosterom  0-1162011Schaakfestival Open AA80 Dutch
18. A Donchenko vs T Beerdsen  1-029201115th Unive OpenD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
19. Tiviakov vs A Donchenko 1-050201115th Unive OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
20. A Donchenko vs M Middelveld  ½-½55201115th Unive OpenE17 Queen's Indian
21. J Hummel vs A Donchenko  0-129201115th Unive OpenD22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
22. A Donchenko vs R Potze  1-064201115th Unive OpenA04 Reti Opening
23. S Halkias vs A Donchenko  ½-½50201213th European Individual ChampionshipA35 English, Symmetrical
24. A Donchenko vs L Pantsulaia  0-148201213th European Individual ChampionshipA37 English, Symmetrical
25. E Can vs A Donchenko  0-144201213th European Individual ChampionshipD23 Queen's Gambit Accepted
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  wordfunph: big win by 14-year-old FM Alexander Donchenko (2309) against GM Vladimir Onischuk (2516).

A Donchenko vs V Onischuk, 2012


Sep-24-14  BIDMONFA: Alexander Donchenko

DONCHENKO, Alexander

Dec-31-14  PhilFeeley: Donchenko repeats his win at Groningen. He should get his GM title soon.
Feb-13-15  SimonWebbsTiger: He got that last norm today at the tournament held in Århus, Denmark. With a round to spare even! Well done to the teen.
Feb-13-15  twinlark: <SimonWebbsTiger>

Good info. I've updated his bio accordingly.

Feb-13-15  SimonWebbsTiger: @<Twinlark>

And they say Friday the 13th is an unlucky day.

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  perfidious: No triskaidekaphobe, he!
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  Penguincw: Congrats to Alexander Donchenko for upsetting Naiditsch in R2 of the French Team Championships.

Naiditsch vs A Donchenko, 2015

Unfortunately, "Vandoeuvre-Les-Nancy" still lost to "Bischwiller" 5-3, but a 2 point loss is not bad for a team rated 162 points lower.

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  Penguincw: Donchenko with another upset, this time downing Matlakov (2694) with black.

M Matlakov vs A Donchenko, 2015

However, just like above, his team still lost to "Clichy", this time 5 1/2-2 1/2. Of course, there was a 248 rating point mismatch.

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