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Yuri Rafailovich Yakovich
Number of games in database: 492
Years covered: 1985 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2526 (2496 rapid, 2403 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2600

Overall record: +141 -88 =246 (55.6%)*
   * 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 (39) 
    B72 B58 B89 B90 B87
 Nimzo Indian (27) 
    E20 E25 E32 E54 E42
 Queen's Gambit Declined (26) 
    D31 D38 D35 D37 D39
 King's Indian (23) 
    E73 E75 E63 E77 E97
 Grunfeld (13) 
    D81 D84 D82 D96
 Queen's Indian (12) 
    E12 E14 E17
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (87) 
    B33 B31 B30 B43 B25
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (41) 
    D27 D20 D21 D24 D29
 English, 1 c4 e5 (17) 
    A28 A20 A22 A29
 Queen's Gambit Declined (12) 
    D39 D31 D30
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E32 E29 E25 E43 E21
 Reti System (10) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Y R Yakovich vs Bronstein, 1994 1-0
   C Crouch vs Y R Yakovich, 2001 0-1
   R Hasangatin vs Y R Yakovich, 2002 0-1
   Y R Yakovich vs Geller, 1995 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs S Dyachkov, 1998 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs Naiditsch, 2007 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs V Vorotnikov, 2007 1-0
   V Mirchev vs Y R Yakovich, 1988 0-1
   Y R Yakovich vs Balashov, 1993 1-0
   Y R Yakovich vs V Malakhov, 2006 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Moscow Open (2007)
   Isle of Man Masters (2007)
   Russian Championship (2002)
   Russian Championship (2003)
   Russian Championship Higher League St Petersburg (2004)
   Russian Championship (1996)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2005)
   Aeroflot Open (2007)
   12th European Individual Championship (2011)
   European Individual Championship (2007)

   🏆 Russian Team Championship
   Y R Yakovich vs V Malakhov (May-10-16) 0-1
   Y R Yakovich vs M Rodshtein (May-07-16) 0-1
   V Malakhov vs Y R Yakovich (May-05-16) 1/2-1/2
   O Nechaev vs Y R Yakovich (May-08-15) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   Y R Yakovich vs V Mikhel (May-08-15) 1/2-1/2, rapid

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(born Nov-30-1962, 57 years old) Russia

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Grandmaster and FIDE Senior Trainer.

Wikipedia article: Yuri Yakovich

Last updated: 2019-08-28 07:12:15

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 492  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Y R Yakovich vs Pigusov 1-0251985URS-ch sfB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. Y R Yakovich vs A Machulsky  ½-½671985URS-ch sfC05 French, Tarrasch
3. M I Sorokin vs Y R Yakovich  0-1401985URS-ch sfC78 Ruy Lopez
4. Y R Yakovich vs Vyzmanavin  0-1251985URS-ch sfB42 Sicilian, Kan
5. Y R Yakovich vs Bareev  1-0371985USSRC05 French, Tarrasch
6. Chiburdanidze vs Y R Yakovich  0-1301985URS-ch sfC53 Giuoco Piano
7. Y R Yakovich vs Rozentalis  ½-½271985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
8. Y R Yakovich vs Podgaets  ½-½191985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
9. Y R Yakovich vs Pigusov  ½-½311985URS-ch FL53B36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
10. Y R Yakovich vs K Lerner  ½-½391985URS-ch FL53B58 Sicilian
11. Y R Yakovich vs G Zaichik  ½-½151985URS-ch FL53E10 Queen's Pawn Game
12. Chekhov vs Y R Yakovich  1-0421985URS-ch FL53D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
13. Y R Yakovich vs G Kuzmin  1-0761985URS-ch FL53B72 Sicilian, Dragon
14. Y R Yakovich vs E Ubilava  ½-½171985URS-ch FL53B56 Sicilian
15. Y R Yakovich vs V Eingorn ½-½301985URS-ch FL53C07 French, Tarrasch
16. Psakhis vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½311985URS-ch FL53A06 Reti Opening
17. Y R Yakovich vs A N Panchenko  ½-½211986URS-ch otborB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
18. Bareev vs Y R Yakovich 1-0181986?D24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
19. V Tukmakov vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½201986URS-ch FL54D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
20. Y R Yakovich vs Zagrebelny  1-0431986Minsk ttB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. Y R Yakovich vs Ivanchuk  ½-½191986URS-ch U20B01 Scandinavian
22. Kupreichik vs Y R Yakovich  ½-½381986URS-ch FL54C78 Ruy Lopez
23. Y R Yakovich vs Khalifman  ½-½131986URSB58 Sicilian
24. Yermolinsky vs Y R Yakovich  1-0401986URS-ch FL54A09 Reti Opening
25. Y R Yakovich vs I A Novikov  ½-½241986Minsk ttB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 492  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-15-07  BIDMONFA: Yuri Yakovich


May-02-07  masterwojtek: Go Yuri!! Awesome game by an awesome chess player!
Sep-26-07  pawnofdoom: This guy deserves a biography! He can beat Kramnik and made it to the 2600's too.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Eric Schiller: Yes, a very good player. His loss to me was just a blunder, don't hold it against him.
May-10-09  Hesam7: Does anyone own his "PLAY THE 4 f3 NIMZO-INDIAN" ? If so what do you think of the book?
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: GM Yuri Yakovich is the author of the book "Sicilian Attacks - Powerful Charges & Typical Tactics"..

Mar-21-11  Marmot PFL: The cover is in very poor taste.
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: Happy Birthday Yuri!
Feb-11-13  blazerdoodle: Cool cover, Yuri, lol.

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