Number of games in database: 385
Years covered: 1981 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2494 (2476 rapid, 2546 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2606
Overall record: +141 -43 =198 (62.8%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
V Spasov vs Khurtsidze, 2001 1-0
V Spasov vs K Sobay, 2002 1-0
V Spasov vs K Berbatov, 2010 1-0
V Spasov vs T Baninska, 2009 1-0
V Spasov vs G Schroll, 2008 1-0
V Spasov vs I Saric, 2008 1-0
V Spasov vs Pavel Dimitrov, 2008 1-0
Vachier-Lagrave vs V Spasov, 2006 0-1
N Milchev vs V Spasov, 2010 0-1
G Andruet vs V Spasov, 1990 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Bulgarian Championship (2001)
Korinthos Open (2001)
Novi Sad Olympiad (1990)
EUR-chT (Men) 13th (2001)
Albena Open (2012)
27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
Manila Interzonal (1990)
EUR-chT (Men) 10th (1992)
Bled Olympiad (2002)
Calvia Olympiad (2004)
Yerevan Olympiad (1996)
European Championship (2003)
Turin Olympiad (2006)
EUR-chT (Men) 14th (2003)
European Championship (2008)
🏆 Serbian League
Indjic vs V Spasov (Aug-30-14) 1/2-1/2
V Spasov vs S Brenjo (Aug-26-13) 1/2-1/2
D Blagojevic vs V Spasov (Aug-25-13) 1/2-1/2
V Spasov vs D Kosic (Aug-24-13) 1/2-1/2
V Spasov vs V Lilov (Jun-17-13) 1-0
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(born Feb-17-1971, 50 years old) Bulgaria
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GM (1990) Vasil Spasov was the 1989 World U-20 Chess Champion. He was Bulgarian champion in 1990, 1997, 2000, 2003, and 2008.
Wikipedia article: Vasil Spasov
| page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 386
|1. I Polgar vs V Spasov
|| ||1-0||38||1981||Sofia||B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4|
|2. K Georgiev vs V Spasov
|| ||1-0||42||1988||BUL-ch||B30 Sicilian|
|3. V Vepkhvishvili vs V Spasov
|| ||½-½||54||1988||Open Albena||B33 Sicilian|
|4. V Spasov vs Danilidis
|| ||1-0||46||1988||Balkaniad U20||B30 Sicilian|
|5. Savon vs V Spasov
|| ||1-0||23||1989||Legion op||A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4|
|6. V Spasov vs Dreev
|| ||½-½||94||1989||Wch U20||C03 French, Tarrasch|
|7. V Spasov vs J Gdanski
|| ||1-0||42||1989||Wch U20||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|8. Piket vs V Spasov
||½-½||58||1989||Groningen||E99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov|
|9. J Brenninkmeijer vs V Spasov
|| ||½-½||55||1989||Groningen||E92 King's Indian|
|10. V Spasov vs R Kuijf
|| ||½-½||47||1989||Groningen||B30 Sicilian|
|11. Anand vs V Spasov
|| ||½-½||37||1989||Groningen||B33 Sicilian|
|12. V Spasov vs Azmaiparashvili
|| ||½-½||42||1989||Groningen||B06 Robatsch|
|13. Hellers vs V Spasov
|| ||1-0||58||1989||Groningen||B33 Sicilian|
|14. V Spasov vs Smyslov
|| ||½-½||40||1989||Groningen||C60 Ruy Lopez|
|15. S Martinovic vs V Spasov
|| ||0-1||29||1989||Groningen||B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation|
|16. V Spasov vs I Rogers
|| ||0-1||24||1989||Groningen||B30 Sicilian|
|17. E Bricard vs V Spasov
|| ||0-1||52||1990||BUL-FRA||A16 English|
|18. G Andruet vs V Spasov
|| ||0-1||40||1990||BUL-FRA||E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1|
|19. V Spasov vs G Andruet
|| ||1-0||40||1990||BUL-FRA||B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|20. S Agdestein vs V Spasov
|| ||½-½||60||1990||Manila Interzonal||E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|21. V Spasov vs Dolmatov
|| ||½-½||60||1990||Manila Interzonal||C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line|
|22. Shirov vs V Spasov
|| ||½-½||31||1990||Manila Interzonal||E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1|
|23. V Spasov vs Tal
||1-0||53||1990||Manila Interzonal||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|24. Kamsky vs V Spasov
||½-½||60||1990||Manila Interzonal||A21 English|
|25. V Spasov vs Ehlvest
|| ||½-½||29||1990||Manila Interzonal||B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4|
| page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 386
|May-30-03|| ||Ezely Nakhdov: Chessgames, V Spasov is listed separately; these are the same guy, right? |
|May-30-03|| ||chessgames.com: Yes, the alternate spelling keeps fooling our database. We fixed it, thanks. |
|Apr-10-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Vasil Spassov
|Apr-10-06|| ||Benzol: Wanted to see if Vasil had ever played Liuben and came up with this |
BTW neither have any games against Spassky in the database.
|May-07-06|| ||Saji Soman: i have not heard much about him|
|May-07-06|| ||DeepBlade: A mix between Spassky and Karpov!|
|Jun-05-06|| ||stanleys: He was world junior champion in 1989 (guys like Shirov,Dreev finished behind him).Very good positional and endgame player|
|Nov-14-06|| ||stanleys: Speaking of his endgame skills,check this:V Spassov vs E Dearing, 2004|
|Feb-06-10|| ||Tabanus: Rated 2605 in 1996 (world no. 66).
He was Bulgarian champion in 1990, 1997, 2000, 2003, and 2008: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bulgar...
Bulgarian vice champion today (2010)!
Correct spelling appears to be <Spasov>
|Apr-18-10|| ||Tabanus: That's the Open, sorry. Yesterday, 4th in BUL Ch:
|Feb-17-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Vasil Spasov.|
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