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Dorian Rogozenco
D Rogozenco 
Number of games in database: 491
Years covered: 1988 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2482 (2453 rapid, 2409 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2562

Overall record: +155 -110 =225 (54.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (49) 
    E60 E67 E63 E69 E62
 Nimzo Indian (29) 
    E21 E30 E31 E32 E33
 Slav (26) 
    D15 D17 D10 D16 D12
 Grunfeld (18) 
    D82 D85 D80 D71 D72
 Queen's Gambit Declined (16) 
    D31 D38 D30 D37 D39
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    A41 A40 D05 E00 A46
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (85) 
    B33 B45 B30 B22 B40
 Slav (28) 
    D15 D10 D12 D13 D11
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A45 D02 A46 E10 D00
 Sicilian Taimanov (15) 
 Semi-Slav (13) 
    D44 D43 D45 D48
 Sicilian Dragon (11) 
    B76 B70 B77 B74 B78
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Rogozenco vs A Nguyen, 1994 1-0
   A Nikolova vs D Rogozenco, 2012 0-1
   D Rogozenco vs Fish, 2012 1-0
   D Rogozenco vs J Grimm, 2016 1-0
   D Rogozenco vs Ulibin, 1999 1/2-1/2
   Acs vs D Rogozenco, 2010 0-1
   A Ziegler vs D Rogozenco, 1999 0-1
   D Rogozenco vs Wahls, 1999 1-0
   D Rogozenco vs M Hoffmann, 2000 1/2-1/2
   D Wagner vs D Rogozenco, 2016 1/2-1/2

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament 2001/02 (2001)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Excelsior Cup (2004)
   Romanian Championship (1999)
   Bundesliga 2000/01 (2000)
   Baku Open (2013)
   EUR-chT (Men) 10th (1992)
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2000)
   Yerevan Olympiad (1996)
   Bundesliga 1998/99 (1999)
   European Championship (2007)
   European Championship (2012)
   Bundesliga 2015/16 (2015)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)
   Bundesliga 2018/19 (2018)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   D Rogozenco vs Mikhalevski (Nov-16-19) 1/2-1/2
   D Rogozenco vs P Ponkratov (Nov-14-19) 0-1
   M Kobalia vs D Rogozenco (Nov-13-19) 1-0
   Gregor Haag vs D Rogozenco (Nov-12-19) 1-0
   O Lemmers vs D Rogozenco (Nov-11-19) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-18-1973, 48 years old) Romania

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Dorian Rogozenko (Rogozenco) was born in Kishinev, Moldova. He learned to play chess at 6 years old, and by 19 he had achieved the title of International Master. Four years later (in 1996) he achieved the title of Grandmaster. He won the Moldavia Junior Chess Championship four times, and the Moldavian Championship in 1994. He placed first in the Moscow GM tournament 1992, Chemnitz open 1997, Bucharest GM 1998, Eforie open 1998, Lvov 1995 (tied), Hamburg 1997, and Hamburg 2000. FIDE Trainer (2011).

As a computer expert, he has done work for several chess websites including and

He is currently residing in Bucharest.

Wikipedia article: Dorian Rogozenko

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 491  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. O Leluashvili vs D Rogozenco  ½-½421988URS-chT2 corrB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
2. A G Ivanov vs D Rogozenco  1-0371988URS-chT2 corrB08 Pirc, Classical
3. Malisauskas vs D Rogozenco  1-0401988URS-chT2 corrE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
4. D Rogozenco vs B Okner 1-0341988URS-chT2 corrD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
5. D Rogozenco vs V Pankevich  0-1261988URS-chT2 corrE16 Queen's Indian
6. D Rogozenco vs M Pukshansky  ½-½261988URS-chT2 corrE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
7. D Rogozenco vs U Ibadlaev  ½-½431988URS-chT2 corrD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. D Rogozenco vs Veremeichik  0-1541988URS-chT2 corrE17 Queen's Indian
9. D Rogozenco vs P Akopov  ½-½261988URS-chT2 corrD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
10. D Rogozenco vs V P Khomulo  ½-½401988URS-chT2 corrD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
11. D Rogozenco vs S G Simonenko  ½-½191988URS-chT2 corrE60 King's Indian Defense
12. Avigdor Bykhovsky vs D Rogozenco  1-0331988URS-chT2 corrE73 King's Indian
13. Alterman vs D Rogozenco  1-0341989URS-chT U20D85 Grunfeld
14. D Rogozenco vs V Verdihanov  0-1321991URS-chTA13 English
15. D Rogozenco vs Gavrilov  ½-½431991URS-chT10 corr9194E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
16. D Rogozenco vs V N Loginov  ½-½171991URS-chT10 corr9194A04 Reti Opening
17. D Rogozenco vs A Kalantarian  ½-½471991URS-chTE68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4
18. D Rogozenco vs F Babayeva 1-0421991Russian Winter opC42 Petrov Defense
19. D Rogozenco vs Dvoirys  0-1481991Russian Winter opB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
20. D Rogozenco vs N Odeev  1-0371991URS-chTE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
21. D Rogozenco vs J Schuster  ½-½201991URS-chT10 corr9194A15 English
22. D Rogozenco vs A Kremenietsky  1-0511991Russian Winter opB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
23. D Rogozenco vs V Kashlyuk  ½-½161991URS-chT10 corr9194A30 English, Symmetrical
24. D Rogozenco vs Sutovsky  0-1361991URS-ch U18E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
25. Rublevsky vs D Rogozenco  1-0361991URS AzovB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 491  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-19-05  aw1988: His "Sveshnikov Reloaded" comes out in September. I've ordered already. :)
Nov-27-05  aw1988: ...and I've now read it. Wow. I recommend it wholeheartedly.
Jun-22-06  Zebra: Does Rogozenko currently play for Moldova or Romania (or somebody else)? He wasn't in the Olympiad, at least not in either of those two teams.
Aug-08-08  myschkin: . . .

"Time trouble – how to deal with it"

Aug-08-08  myschkin: . . .

Bio + Photos (until 2004)

Aug-18-08  BIDMONFA: Dorian Rogozenko


Aug-18-08  ravel5184: Hipy papy bthuthdth thuthda bthuthdy!
Dec-26-09  waddayaplay: Has he stopped playing?

Anyways I have his book too, it is very good, but hardly has analysis of the line that became popular after Morozevich vs Leko, 2005 1-0.

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  wordfunph: <aw1988: His "Sveshnikov Reloaded" comes out in September. I've ordered already. :).

another good book by Dorian is Anti-Sicilians - A Guide for Black published by Gambit..

Jun-20-11  Blunderdome: This is the fellow who does the postmortems with the players at Bazna.
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  eternaloptimist: Happy birthday to GM Rogozenko!
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  PawnSac: < As a computer expert, he has done work for several chess websites including and >

maybe he could help CG !!

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