Number of games in database: 177
Years covered: 1949 to 1968
Highest rating achieved in database: 2415
Overall record: +58 -34 =85 (56.8%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
V Zurakhov vs Koblents, 1956 1-0
V Zurakhov vs Tolush, 1956 1-0
V Zurakhov vs A Zamikhovsky, 1959 1-0
Gufeld vs V Zurakhov, 1959 0-1
Chukaev vs V Zurakhov, 1957 0-1
V Zurakhov vs Korchnoi, 1956 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
RSFSR Championship (1954)
Ukrainian Championship (1952)
Ukrainian Championship (1959)
USSR Championship (1956)
Ukrainian Championship (1957)
Tbilisi URS-ch sf (1956)
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(born May-19-1930, died 1991, 61 years old) Ukraine
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Vladlen Yakovlevich Zurakhov was Ukrainian champion in 1952. Awarded USSR Master of Sports title in 1954. Played in Ukraine championship 10 times starting in 1949, winning the title in 1952. Kiev champion in 1957 and 1959. Champion of the Voluntary Sports Society "Avangard", 1958. Chemical engineer.
Wikipedia article: Vladlen Zurakhov
| page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 269
|1. V Zurakhov vs V Skotorenko
|| ||1-0||56||1949||Ukrainian Championship||C61 Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense|
|2. V Zurakhov vs Y Polyak
|| ||1-0||35||1952||Ukrainian Championship||C99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd|
|3. V Zurakhov vs I Lipnitsky
|| ||0-1||41||1952||URS-ch sf Minsk||B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation|
|4. V Zurakhov vs Y Kots
|| ||1-0||46||1952||Ukrainian Championship||B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4|
|5. V Zurakhov vs Korchnoi
||0-1||40||1952||URS-ch sf Minsk||A80 Dutch|
|6. R Levit vs V Zurakhov
|| ||0-1||34||1954||RSFSR Championship||A53 Old Indian|
|7. G Bastrikov vs V Zurakhov
|| ||1-0||24||1954||RSFSR Championship||B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6|
|8. Lutikov vs V Zurakhov
|| ||0-1||54||1954||URS-ch sf||B25 Sicilian, Closed|
|9. M Shakhov vs V Zurakhov
|| ||½-½||67||1954||RSFSR Championship||A53 Old Indian|
|10. N Aratovsky vs V Zurakhov
|| ||0-1||34||1954||RSFSR Championship||B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation|
|11. Polugaevsky vs V Zurakhov
|| ||½-½||43||1954||RSFSR Championship||B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7|
|12. N M Neiding vs V Zurakhov
|| ||0-1||63||1954||RSFSR Championship||A16 English|
|13. G Ilivitsky vs V Zurakhov
|| ||½-½||75||1954||RSFSR Championship||E95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1|
|14. V Zurakhov vs Krogius
|| ||½-½||20||1954||RSFSR Championship||C75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense|
|15. V Zurakhov vs Taimanov
|| ||½-½||32||1954||URS-ch sf||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|16. Spassky vs V Zurakhov
||1-0||30||1954||URS-ch sf||B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6|
|17. V Zurakhov vs D Grechkin
|| ||0-1||37||1954||RSFSR Championship||C64 Ruy Lopez, Classical|
|18. Shamkovich vs V Zurakhov
|| ||½-½||42||1954||URS-ch sf||A70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3|
|19. V Zurakhov vs Kholmov
|| ||½-½||52||1954||URS-ch sf||C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin|
|20. V Zurakhov vs Ragozin
||1-0||78||1954||URS-ch sf||C81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack|
|21. V Zurakhov vs Shamkovich
|| ||1-0||41||1954||RSFSR Championship||C41 Philidor Defense|
|22. V Zurakhov vs A Zamikhovsky
||1-0||61||1954||URS-ch sf||D36 Queen's Gambit Declined, Exchange, Positional line, 6.Qc2|
|23. E Stoliar vs V Zurakhov
|| ||0-1||36||1954||RSFSR Championship||A15 English|
|24. V Zurakhov vs Y Shaposhnikov
|| ||½-½||26||1954||RSFSR Championship||C67 Ruy Lopez|
|25. A I Konstantinov vs V Zurakhov
|| ||0-1||34||1954||RSFSR Championship||B94 Sicilian, Najdorf|
| page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 269
|Nov-04-06|| ||DCP23: The name Vladlen means VLADimir LENin.|
|Dec-13-15|| ||zydeco: Who was this guy? He played in the finals of the Soviet Championship once and only once, finished very respectably in the middle of the pack, beating Tal, Tolush, and Simagin, and apparently was never heard from again. Does anybody know anything about him?|
|Jun-12-16|| ||siggemannen: Yes, what happened with this guy?|
|Jul-25-17|| ||Eagle41257: Vladlen Yakovlevich Zurakhov (1930 - 1991) - Soviet chess player, USSR master of sports since 1954. Chemical engineer. Since 1949, played in the championship of the Ukraine 10 times, in 1952 he won the title of champion, in 1961 he tied for 5-6th place. He successfully performed in the championships of the RSFSR, 1954 - 3rd, 1955 - 4th, 1956 - 5th-9th place. He played twice in the finals of the USSR championship: XXIII - 9th place; XXXV 64-68. In 1957 and 1959 he was the champion of Kiev. Champion of the Voluntary Sports Society "Avangard", 1958.|
|Jan-02-22|| ||Zugzwangovich: He won two and drew two without a loss against the Wizard of Riga, admittedly before Tal was Tal.|
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