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Viktor Varavin
Number of games in database: 90
Years covered: 1989 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2401 (2397 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2491

Overall record: +35 -30 =25 (52.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (22) 
    B50 B80 B43 B42 B57
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C77 C68 C71
 Sicilian Kan (4) 
    B42 B43
 French Defense (4) 
    C19 C11 C10 C12
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (13) 
    C92 C78 C84 C60 C71
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (8) 
    C92 C84 C90
 Scotch Game (6) 
 King's Indian (5) 
    E94 E92 E73 E68
 Old Indian (5) 
    A53 A54 A55
 Two Knights (4) 
    C55 C59
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Varavin vs V M Kozlov, 2002 1-0
   Varavin vs Brodsky, 1997 1-0
   Varavin vs Rublevsky, 1991 1/2-1/2
   Varavin vs A Tjurin, 2001 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Russian Championship (1996)

   🏆 Doroshkevicha Mem Open
   Varavin vs M Panarin (Dec-02-12) 0-1
   Varavin vs Landa (Nov-30-12) 1/2-1/2

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(born May-23-1967, 53 years old) Russia

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Viktor Viktorovich Varavin is a Grandmaster.

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 90  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Y Kolotilin vs Varavin  0-1431989Ch club URS (team) (1/2 final)C55 Two Knights Defense
2. Semeniuk vs Varavin  ½-½441989URS Army-chC55 Two Knights Defense
3. Varavin vs Baburin  ½-½421989URS Army-chB22 Sicilian, Alapin
4. Timoshchenko vs Varavin  ½-½231989URS Army-chTE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
5. A Budnikov vs Varavin 1-0531989URS Army-chTA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
6. Varavin vs G Orlov 0-1381989URS Army-chTB07 Pirc
7. Baburin vs Varavin  ½-½511989URS Army-chTA46 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Shabalov vs Varavin 0-1421989URS Army-chTC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
9. Semeniuk vs Varavin  0-1291990Ch Armed ForcesC55 Two Knights Defense
10. Kharlov vs Varavin  ½-½591990URS-ArmyC71 Ruy Lopez
11. Vaulin vs Varavin  1-0571990BudapestD79 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O, Main line
12. Totsky vs Varavin  ½-½491990Ch Armed ForcesC45 Scotch Game
13. Varavin vs S Ginting  0-1341990Budapest opB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
14. Varavin vs Savon  1-0391991AnapaB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
15. Varavin vs Vaulin  0-1261991SmolenskB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. A Volzhin vs Varavin  0-1171991USSR-ch VoronezC33 King's Gambit Accepted
17. Y Malinin vs Varavin  0-1371991URS-sfC45 Scotch Game
18. S Stirberg vs Varavin  0-1411991VoronezC44 King's Pawn Game
19. Varavin vs Rublevsky  ½-½471991URS-sfB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
20. Brodsky vs Varavin  0-1801991Belavenets mem opC78 Ruy Lopez
21. Varavin vs Rublevsky  0-1431991SmolenskB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
22. Varavin vs Vasiukov  0-1611991Russian Winter opC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
23. Varavin vs A Poluljahov  1-0421991KrasnodarB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. A Borisenko vs Varavin  ½-½401991URS-sfC59 Two Knights
25. Varavin vs Rublevsky  1-0481992Ch-RYS tt,XB42 Sicilian, Kan
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  Tabanus: GM Viktor Varavin

Birthdate 23-5-1967. Nationality RUS. Elo (01-10-2009) 2454

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  wordfunph: GM Viktor Varavin is semi-active with current card of 2454 and a peak of 2491..his GM title may be conditional since he never attained the 2500 plateau.

happy birthday Viktor!

May-23-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Viktor Varavin.

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