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Oleg L Chernikov
Number of games in database: 134
Years covered: 1962 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2364 (2291 rapid, 2452 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2464

Overall record: +45 -30 =50 (56.0%)*
   * 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:
 Orthodox Defense (6) 
    D50 D56 D55 D62 D57
 Reti System (6) 
    A04 A05
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A45 D00 A40 E10
 King's Indian (5) 
    E60 E82 E83 E81 E80
 English, 1 c4 c5 (5) 
    A33 A32 A35 A31
 Sicilian (4) 
    B20 B25 B32
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (34) 
    B27 B56 B60 B50 B32
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D30 D31 D35
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A50 A46 D02 A45
 English (7) 
    A13 A15 A12 A14
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   O Chernikov vs Vasiukov, 2005 1/2-1/2
   Lutikov vs O Chernikov, 1978 0-1
   Navara vs O Chernikov, 1998 0-1
   Tal vs O Chernikov, 1966 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Seniors Championship (2005)
   European Senior Championship (2012)
   Botvinnik Memorial (Seniors) (2011)
   European Seniors Championship (2011)
   21st World Seniors Championship (2011)

   🏆 European Senior Championship
   B Gruzman vs O Chernikov (Aug-26-12) 1/2-1/2
   O Chernikov vs Kupreichik (Aug-25-12) 1/2-1/2
   Pushkov vs O Chernikov (Aug-24-12) 1/2-1/2
   O Chernikov vs B F 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.

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 134  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Nezhmetdinov vs O Chernikov 1-0331962Chigorin Team CupB32 Sicilian
2. O Chernikov vs A Khenkin 0-1331962Leningrad-MoscowA25 English
3. O Chernikov vs Sosonko  ½-½431964LeningradB32 Sicilian
4. O Chernikov vs Stein  1-0531966URS-chTA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
5. Tal vs O Chernikov ½-½651966URS-chTE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
6. O Chernikov vs Petrosian  ½-½361966URS-chTE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
7. Lutikov vs O Chernikov  1-0211966URS-chTD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. O Chernikov vs L Shamkovich  ½-½211966URS-chTE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
9. Keres vs O Chernikov  1-0431966URS-chTD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. O Chernikov vs Spassky  ½-½291966URS-chTD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
11. G Borisenko vs O Chernikov  ½-½381967USSR ChampionshipD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
12. Razuvaev vs O Chernikov  1-0391970URS CupA14 English
13. O Chernikov vs Karpov 0-147197026th RSFSR-chE46 Nimzo-Indian
14. Krogius vs O Chernikov 1-031197026th RSFSR-chC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
15. O Chernikov vs Dzindzichashvili  1-0311971USSRE17 Queen's Indian
16. A Reshko vs O Chernikov  1-0601972Leningrad-ch sfA36 English
17. A Bangiev vs O Chernikov  1-0411975URS-ch otborB89 Sicilian
18. Lutikov vs O Chernikov 0-1311978Zaitsev memB30 Sicilian
19. O Chernikov vs M Shereshevsky  1-0631983BLR-chD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
20. O Chernikov vs Zsofia Polgar  0-1311987BudapestB20 Sicilian
21. O Chernikov vs Ivanchuk 0-1251988DebrecenA48 King's Indian
22. Kupreichik vs O Chernikov  ½-½741990Rimavska SobotaB56 Sicilian
23. I Stohl vs O Chernikov  1-0641990Rimavska SobotaD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. K Mokry vs O Chernikov  ½-½451990Rimavska SobotaB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
25. J Lechtynsky vs O Chernikov  ½-½421990Rimavska SobotaD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
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  whiteshark: Oleg became Senoir World Champion in 2000. This made him <Grandmaster> at the age of 63, too!
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  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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