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Ivan Radulov
I Radulov 
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Number of games in database: 602
Years covered: 1961 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2245 (2353 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2505

Overall record: +139 -155 =308 (48.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (99) 
    B52 B48 B93 B46 B45
 French Defense (28) 
    C07 C05 C01 C03 C15
 French Tarrasch (21) 
    C07 C05 C03 C09 C04
 Sicilian Taimanov (19) 
    B48 B46 B45 B47
 Caro-Kann (19) 
    B18 B17 B15 B14 B16
 Scotch Game (18) 
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (82) 
    B57 B62 B61 B31 B60
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (36) 
    D27 D20 D24 D21 D26
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (34) 
    B62 B61 B60 B64 B67
 Orthodox Defense (27) 
    D55 D63 D60 D50 D54
 English (25) 
    A12 A15 A13 A14 A18
 Queen's Gambit Declined (17) 
    D37 D39 D35 D31
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E Torre vs I Radulov, 1973 0-1
   Quinteros vs I Radulov, 1970 0-1
   A Hennings vs I Radulov, 1972 0-1
   D Neukirch vs I Radulov, 1964 0-1
   I Radulov vs Westerinen, 1972 1-0
   Karpov vs I Radulov, 1973 1/2-1/2
   I Radulov vs J Marsalek, 1961 1-0
   I Radulov vs Quinteros, 1973 1-0
   I Radulov vs Pomar Salamanca, 1974 1-0
   I Radulov vs Larsen, 1972 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Forssa / Helsinki Zonal (1972)
   Skopje Olympiad qual-7 (1972)
   Varna (1968)
   Nice Olympiad qual-7 (1974)
   Skopje Olympiad Final-A (1972)
   Lugano Olympiad qual-7 (1968)
   Hoogovens (1974)
   Hastings 1972/73 (1972)
   Raach Zonal (1969)
   Lugano Olympiad Final-A (1968)
   Leningrad Interzonal (1973)
   13th European Individual Senior Championship (2013)
   First Lady Cup 1st (1982)
   Lucerne Olympiad (1982)
   Valletta Olympiad (1980)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens 1974 by suenteus po 147
   Forssa/Helsinki zonal tournament 1972 by Chessdreamer
   Hastings 1972/73 by Chessdreamer

   🏆 13th European Individual Senior Championship
   I Radulov vs V Romcovici (Mar-19-13) 1-0
   P Ilchev vs I Radulov (Mar-18-13) 0-1
   I Radulov vs Ermenkov (Mar-17-13) 0-1
   M Raicevic vs I Radulov (Mar-16-13) 1/2-1/2
   I Radulov vs A Shvedchikov (Mar-15-13) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jan-07-1939, 83 years old) Bulgaria

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Ivan Radulov was born in Burgas. He is a civil engineer. Awarded the IM title in 1968 and the GM title in 1972, he won the Bulgarian Championship in 1971, 1974, 1977 and 1980 (on the last three occasions after play-offs). A regular on the Bulgarian Olympiad squad from 1968 to 1986 (playing in 8 Olympiads) he has also performed well in a number of international tournaments. 1st at Torremolinos 1971, 1st at Helsinki 1972, 1st at Montilla 1974, equal 1st at Montilla and Bajmok 1975 and 2nd at Silkeborg 1983.

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 page 1 of 29; games 1-25 of 711  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Hort vs I Radulov  0-1391961WchT U26 08thA30 English, Symmetrical
2. G Mititelu vs I Radulov  ½-½401961Bucharest GMT 5thA40 Queen's Pawn Game
3. I Radulov vs J Marsalek  1-0241961Bucharest GMT 5thB07 Pirc
4. I Radulov vs V Shiyanovsky  1-0281962Kiev (Ukraine)C56 Two Knights
5. D Neukirch vs I Radulov 0-1261964EuropcupC78 Ruy Lopez
6. Savon vs I Radulov  1-0441964WchT U26 11th fin-AD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. I Radulov vs W Schmidt  0-1401964WchT U26 11th fin-AA16 English
8. D Neukirch vs I Radulov  ½-½491964WchT U26 11th qual-EB02 Alekhine's Defense
9. I Radulov vs L Navarovszky  ½-½241965TbilisiB40 Sicilian
10. I Radulov vs Kholmov  ½-½301965TbilisiC44 King's Pawn Game
11. A Buslaev vs I Radulov  ½-½341965TbilisiD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. Jansa vs I Radulov  ½-½371965TbilisiC11 French
13. I Radulov vs Gipslis  0-1321965TbilisiB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
14. I Radulov vs R Bogdanovic  ½-½111965TbilisiC01 French, Exchange
15. Dzindzichashvili vs I Radulov  1-0471965TbilisiA30 English, Symmetrical
16. I Radulov vs W Balcerowski  1-0331965TbilisiB07 Pirc
17. I Radulov vs W Pietzsch  0-1661965TbilisiC45 Scotch Game
18. I Radulov vs Gurgenidze  0-1421965TbilisiB06 Robatsch
19. Alatortsev vs I Radulov  ½-½351965TbilisiD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. A Kolarov vs I Radulov  ½-½171965TbilisiC42 Petrov Defense
21. I Radulov vs A Bokuchava  ½-½371965TbilisiB44 Sicilian
22. Damjanovic vs I Radulov  1-0511965TbilisiC11 French
23. Lilienthal vs I Radulov  ½-½131965TbilisiD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. P N Lee vs I Radulov 1-0401965Student Olympiad, PrelimsA07 King's Indian Attack
25. R Fuchs vs I Radulov  ½-½161965TbilisiC03 French, Tarrasch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-06-06  BIDMONFA: Ivan Radulov


Aug-15-11  wordfunph: "The beauty of a sacrifice."

- GM Ivan Radulov (when asked what he valued most in chess)

Jan-07-13  Eastfrisian: A well known player, with nearly no kibitz-notes. Is there nothing to say about him?
Jan-07-13  Kikoman: Happy 74th Birthday GM Ivan Radulov. :D
Jan-07-13  Nosnibor: Many happy returns of the day GM Radulov! I remember when you being a member of the Bulgarian team obtained the Bronze Medals in the 1966 Olympiad ahead of the U.S.A,West Germany,Hungary,Argentina,etal.and beating Yugoslavia in second place.You were also awarded a special prize by way of an inscribed watch for the second best score on your board namely 10.5 points from 14 games (75%)
Jan-07-13  theodor: Dear trainer (of the chess team of the institute of architecture and civil engeneering in Sofia - 1971 - 74 ), do you remember having beaten me twice, playing blind against me - in Varna, during the bulgarian university championship? During the second game, I awaked you a coupple of times, for asking your move! I wish you all the best, trainer!

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