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Oleg Chernikov

Number of games in database: 219
Years covered: 1960 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2364 (2291 rapid, 2452 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2464
Overall record: +65 -54 =91 (52.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 9 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (12) 
    A46 A45 A40 E00 D00
 Reti System (10) 
    A04 A05
 King's Indian (10) 
    E80 E82 E90 E60 E83
 Slav (6) 
    D14 D13 D16 D10 D15
 Orthodox Defense (6) 
    D50 D56 D57 D55 D62
 Queen's Gambit Declined (6) 
    D31 D37 D39 D30 D35
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (50) 
    B27 B60 B56 B50 B30
 English (11) 
    A13 A15 A14 A12
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A50 A46 D02 A45
 Slav (8) 
    D11 D12 D18 D14 D15
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (7) 
    B60 B63
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D30 D31 D35
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Lutikov vs O Chernikov, 1978 0-1
   O Chernikov vs Vasiukov, 2005 1/2-1/2
   Navara vs O Chernikov, 1998 0-1
   Tal vs O Chernikov, 1966 1/2-1/2
   Suba vs O Chernikov, 2011 1/2-1/2
   L Bondar vs O Chernikov, 2011 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Seniors Championship (2005)
   European Senior Championship (2012)
   Botvinnik Memorial (Seniors) (2011)
   Zaitsev Memorial (1978)
   21st World Seniors Championship (2011)
   European Seniors Championship (2011)
   World Senior Championship (2006)
   Laszlo Toth Memorial GM Open (1987)
   Balatonbereny Open (1986)
   Aeroflot Open (2002)
   Katowice Fibak Open (1993)

   🏆 European Senior Championship
   B Gruzmann vs O Chernikov (Aug-26-12) 1/2-1/2
   O Chernikov vs Kupreichik (Aug-25-12) 1/2-1/2
   N Pushkov vs O Chernikov (Aug-24-12) 1/2-1/2
   O Chernikov vs B Maryasin (Aug-23-12) 1-0
   V Bogdanov vs O Chernikov (Aug-22-12) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-15-1936, died Feb-06-2015, 78 years old) Russia

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Grandmaster Oleg Leonidovich Chernikov won the 2000 World Senior Chess Championship. He was also an International Arbiter.

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 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 219  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Antoshin vs O Chernikov  ½-½441960Ch Russia (1/2 final)D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
2. O Chernikov vs F Cheremisin  1-0481960Leningrad-Moscow MatchE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
3. A I Zakharov vs O Chernikov  ½-½341960Moscow-Leningrad MatchC77 Ruy Lopez
4. O Chernikov vs A I Zakharov  0-1401960Moscow-Leningrad MatchA10 English
5. R Nezhmetdinov vs O Chernikov 1-0331962Chigorin Team CupB32 Sicilian
6. O Chernikov vs A Khenkin 0-1331962Leningrad-MoscowA25 English
7. O Chernikov vs Sosonko  ½-½431964LeningradB32 Sicilian
8. O Chernikov vs Stein  1-0531966URS-chTA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
9. Tal vs O Chernikov ½-½651966URS-chTE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
10. O Chernikov vs Petrosian  ½-½361966URS-chTE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
11. Lutikov vs O Chernikov  1-0211966URS-chTD02 Queen's Pawn Game
12. O Chernikov vs Shamkovich  ½-½211966URS-chTE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
13. Keres vs O Chernikov  1-0431966URS-chTD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. O Chernikov vs Spassky  ½-½291966URS-chTD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
15. G Borisenko vs O Chernikov  ½-½381967USSR ChampionshipD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
16. I Bilek vs O Chernikov  0-1381968Russia - Hungary MatchA07 King's Indian Attack
17. O Chernikov vs L Barczay  ½-½151968Russia - Hungary MatchE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
18. Csom vs O Chernikov  1-0571968Russia - Hungary MatchA07 King's Indian Attack
19. O Chernikov vs Portisch  ½-½191968Russia - Hungary MatchE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
20. O Chernikov vs Barcza  ½-½321968Russia - Hungary MatchE00 Queen's Pawn Game
21. Forintos vs O Chernikov  ½-½711968Russia - Hungary MatchA06 Reti Opening
22. O Chernikov vs Averbakh  0-15419686th Soviet Team Cup Group 2D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. Razuvaev vs O Chernikov  1-0391970URS CupA14 English
24. O Chernikov vs Karpov 0-1471970Russian ChampionshipE46 Nimzo-Indian
25. Krogius vs O Chernikov 1-0311970Russian ChampionshipC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-13-07  whiteshark: Oleg became Senoir World Champion in 2000. This made him <Grandmaster> at the age of 63, too!
Oct-15-08  brankat: Happy Birthday GM Chernikov!

Your example gives us "old-timers" a hope: "It's never too late!" :-)

Feb-07-15  Eastfrisian: According to this site: Oleg Chernikov died on 6 February 2015. RIP

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