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Sergey Smagin
  
Number of games in database: 926
Years covered: 1982 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2551 (2443 rapid, 2440 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2613

Overall record: +391 -169 =340 (62.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 26 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (192) 
    B22 B40 B92 B58 B84
 French Defense (64) 
    C05 C09 C07 C03 C04
 French Tarrasch (60) 
    C05 C09 C07 C03 C04
 Ruy Lopez (44) 
    C89 C96 C92 C90 C68
 Caro-Kann (27) 
    B12 B10 B18 B17 B16
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (27) 
    C89 C96 C92 C90 C85
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (79) 
    C92 C69 C84 C91 C85
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (53) 
    C92 C84 C91 C85 C90
 Queen's Gambit Declined (48) 
    D35 D37 D30 D36 D39
 Semi-Slav (38) 
    D43 D45 D47 D44 D49
 Queen's Pawn Game (35) 
    E10 D02 A46 A45 A50
 Orthodox Defense (35) 
    D52 D51 D55
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Smagin vs S Salov, 1984 1-0
   Smagin vs Sahovic, 1990 1-0
   Smagin vs N N Monin, 1986 1-0
   R Lau vs Smagin, 1990 0-1
   Smagin vs Sveshnikov, 1995 1-0
   Smagin vs D Sermek, 1991 1-0
   Smagin vs S Semkov, 1988 1-0
   Smagin vs Summerscale, 1991 1-0
   Miles vs Smagin, 1995 1/2-1/2
   Smagin vs Geller, 1989 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   GMA Baleares op (1989)
   GMA World Cup Open (1989)
   Tal Memorial (1992)
   Petrosian Memorial (1995)
   URS-ch 52nd / Zonal (1985)
   Moscow-ch (1982)
   GMA World Cup Open (1988)
   Bundesliga 1992/93 (1992)
   Russian Championship (1995)
   RUS-ch (1998)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2000 Montreal by gauer
   1989 World open by gauer

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Aeroflot Open (Rapid Qualifier)
   Smagin vs E Inarkiev (Feb-12-13) 0-1, rapid
   Potkin vs Smagin (Feb-12-13) 0-1, rapid

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SERGEY SMAGIN
(born Sep-08-1958, 62 years old) Russia

[what is this?]

GM (1985) Sergey Borisovich Smagin played in two USSR Championships, coming 4th= in 1985 and 16th= in the 1986 event. In other tournaments he was 1st= at Tashkent 1984, 1st= at Dresden 1985, 1st at Trnava 1987, 1st at Zenica 1987, 1st= at Sochi 1987 and 1st at Berlin 1988.

Wikipedia article: Sergey Smagin

Last updated: 2018-03-11 22:22:28

 page 1 of 38; games 1-25 of 926  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Smagin vs Aseev  ½-½661982Moscow-chC50 Giuoco Piano
2. A Kuzmin vs Smagin  ½-½191982Moscow-chC53 Giuoco Piano
3. Smagin vs N Rashkovsky  0-1401982Moscow-chB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
4. N Andrianov vs Smagin  ½-½481982Moscow-chA15 English
5. Smagin vs Lerner 0-1401982URS-ch sfE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
6. Smagin vs A Kakageldyev  ½-½401982URS-ch sfB06 Robatsch
7. A Kremenietsky vs Smagin  1-0341982Moscow-chC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
8. Savon vs Smagin  ½-½241982Moscow-chD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
9. Smagin vs Chernin  0-1401982URS-ch sfA80 Dutch
10. Chiburdanidze vs Smagin  ½-½231982URS-ch sfD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. Smagin vs Lutikov 1-0481982Moscow-chB58 Sicilian
12. Suetin vs Smagin 0-1771982Moscow-chC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
13. Vasiukov vs Smagin  0-1771982Moscow-chC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
14. Smagin vs Dorfman  0-1401982URS-ch sfA45 Queen's Pawn Game
15. Smagin vs Bronstein ½-½871982Moscow-chC55 Two Knights Defense
16. Smagin vs A Sokolov  ½-½891982Moscow-chE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
17. Smagin vs Antoshin 1-0411982Moscow-chC41 Philidor Defense
18. Smagin vs Gulko  ½-½501982Moscow-chB58 Sicilian
19. Makarichev vs Smagin  ½-½401982URS-ch sfA13 English
20. Kalinitschew vs Smagin  0-1401982Moscow-chE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
21. Smagin vs Makarichev  0-1331982Moscow-chB58 Sicilian
22. Smagin vs Averbakh ½-½501982Moscow-chC55 Two Knights Defense
23. V Dydyshko vs Smagin  1-0341982URS-ch sfD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
24. Balashov vs Smagin 1-0791982Moscow-chC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
25. Salov vs Smagin 1-0381982URS-ch sfD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
 page 1 of 38; games 1-25 of 926  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-27-05  FischerFan124: he has a cool last name.
Apr-27-05  hintza: Easy to confuse Smagin with Simagin.
Apr-27-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  WTHarvey: Here are some diagrams of critical positions from Sergey's games: http://www.wtharvey.com/smag.html
Sep-08-06  BIDMONFA: Sergey Smagin

SMAGIN, Sergey
http://www.bidmonfa.com/smagin_serg...
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Sep-08-08  waustad: I don't recall seeing his games before. At least the selected ones at the top are nice attacking examples.
Nov-23-12  20MovesAhead: another GM who couldnt adjust to the COMPUTER AGE
Nov-23-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Dionysius1: Hi <20MovesAhead>. Why the capitals? I thought you computer boyos saw that as shouting? :-)
Nov-23-12  Shams: <20MovesAhead> I'm not sure what your comment is based on. Smagin is over fifty, for one thing, and nobody can really "adjust" for age.

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