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Dorian Rogozenco
D Rogozenco 
Number of games in database: 703
Years covered: 1988 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2482 (2453 rapid, 2409 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2562

Overall record: +230 -134 =325 (57.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 14 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (84) 
    E60 E67 E63 E62 E73
 Nimzo Indian (45) 
    E30 E21 E31 E55 E20
 Slav (40) 
    D17 D15 D10 D16 D11
 Queen's Pawn Game (34) 
    A41 A40 E00 A50 A46
 Grunfeld (25) 
    D82 D71 D80 D85 D76
 Orthodox Defense (21) 
    D55 D63 D58 D51 D61
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (98) 
    B33 B45 B30 B22 B40
 Slav (33) 
    D15 D10 D12 D13 D11
 Queen's Pawn Game (20) 
    A45 D02 A46 E10 A40
 Sicilian Taimanov (18) 
 Semi-Slav (15) 
    D44 D43 D45 D47 D48
 Sicilian Dragon (14) 
    B76 B70 B72 B78 B77
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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
   Acs vs D Rogozenco, 2010 0-1
   A Ziegler vs D Rogozenco, 1999 0-1
   D Rogozenco vs J Grimm, 2016 1-0
   L Vasilescu vs D Rogozenco, 2011 0-1
   D Rogozenco vs Ulybin, 1999 1/2-1/2
   D Rogozenco vs M Hoffmann, 2000 1/2-1/2
   D Wagner vs D Rogozenco, 2016 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Chemnitz Open (1997)
   Excelsior Cup (2004)
   Bundesliga 2000/01 (2000)
   Romanian Championship (1999)
   Odorheiu Secuiesc (1993)
   Dresden Open (1996)
   Baku Open (2013)
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   Bundesliga 1998/99 (1999)
   Berliner Sommer 12th (1994)
   Elista Olympiad (1998)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2000)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)
   European Championship (2012)
   Bundesliga 2018/19 (2018)

   🏆 Bundesliga 2019/20
   D Rogozenco vs A Markgraf (Oct-15-21) 1/2-1/2
   D Wagner vs D Rogozenco (Oct-14-21) 1-0
   D Rogozenco vs T Kantans (Oct-14-21) 0-1
   D Rogozenco vs Van Wely (Feb-23-20) 1/2-1/2
   M Warmerdam vs D Rogozenco (Feb-22-20) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-18-1973, 49 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 29; games 1-25 of 718  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 V 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. A Bykhovsky vs D Rogozenco  1-0331988URS-chT2 corrE73 King's Indian
13. B 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 Junior ChampionshipE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
25. Rublevsky vs D Rogozenco  1-0361991URS AzovB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
 page 1 of 29; games 1-25 of 718  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!
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  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.

Aug-18-10  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.
Premium Chessgames Member
  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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