Number of games in database: 541
Years covered: 1994 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2569 (2496 rapid, 2543 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2653
Overall record: +157 -69 =130 (62.4%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
185 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Kazhgaleyev vs S Shoker, 2005 1-0
Kazhgaleyev vs Vachier-Lagrave, 2003 1-0
Kazhgaleyev vs G Guseinov, 2019 1/2-1/2
Kazhgaleyev vs Morozevich, 2008 1-0
Vaisser vs Kazhgaleyev, 2007 0-1
Kazhgaleyev vs Ivanchuk, 2017 1/2-1/2
B Reefat vs Kazhgaleyev, 2001 0-1
E Barbosa vs Kazhgaleyev, 2016 0-1
Kazhgaleyev vs M A Tabatabaei, 2019 1/2-1/2
Y Santiago vs Kazhgaleyev, 2015 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Grand Prix d'Echecs (2004)
Karpos Open (2015)
Asian Chess Championship (2005)
13th Dubai Open (2011)
Corsica Masters (2006)
Tata Steel Group C (2011)
President's Cup (2008)
Cappelle la Grande (2010)
8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
Asia Classical 15th (2006)
Istanbul Olympiad (2000)
Dresden Olympiad (2008)
Moscow Open (2007)
Baku Olympiad (2016)
Batumi Olympiad (2018)
🏆 FIDE Online Olympiad
K Solomon vs Kazhgaleyev (Aug-23-20) 1/2-1/2, rapid
Kazhgaleyev vs K Lie (Aug-22-20) 1-0, rapid
D Anton Guijarro vs Kazhgaleyev (Aug-21-20) 1-0, rapid
Kazhgaleyev vs Nikita Petrov (Dec-30-19) 0-1, blitz
Yinglun Xu vs Kazhgaleyev (Dec-30-19) 1-0, blitz
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Last updated: 2020-12-11 12:37:57
| page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 541
|1. Savon vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||1-0||49||1994||Orel2||E91 King's Indian|
|2. S Zagrebelny vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||1-0||29||1995||Yalta op||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|3. Kazhgaleyev vs Golubev
||½-½||41||1995||Yalta op||B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack|
|4. Kazhgaleyev vs Miles
|| ||½-½||21||1995||Cappelle op 11th||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|5. Kazhgaleyev vs G Welling
|| ||½-½||27||1996||Capelle la Grande open||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|6. Stripunsky vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||½-½||41||1996||Komercni Banka Open||C26 Vienna|
|7. Kazhgaleyev vs Kholmov
||0-1||32||1996||Komercni Banka Open||E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights|
|8. T Farley vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||0-1||34||1996||Yerevan Olympiad||C36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense|
|9. Kazhgaleyev vs J Hellsten
|| ||½-½||50||1996||Yerevan Olympiad||B10 Caro-Kann|
|10. K Arakhamia-Grant vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||½-½||27||1997||4th World Team Ch||C26 Vienna|
|11. Kazhgaleyev vs J Becerra Rivero
|| ||1-0||42||1997||4th World Team Ch||E70 King's Indian|
|12. Lputian vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||½-½||61||1997||4th World Team Ch||E94 King's Indian, Orthodox|
|13. Kazhgaleyev vs Pelletier
|| ||1-0||76||1997||4th World Team Ch||B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack|
|14. Dreev vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||½-½||41||1997||4th World Team Ch||E71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)|
|15. Speelman vs Kazhgaleyev
||1-0||61||1997||4th World Team Ch||A45 Queen's Pawn Game|
|16. Kazhgaleyev vs V Malaniuk
|| ||1-0||34||1997||4th World Team Ch||C53 Giuoco Piano|
|17. Kazhgaleyev vs Z Kozul
|| ||1-0||65||1997||4th World Team Ch||B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation|
|18. Kazhgaleyev vs Kaidanov
|| ||½-½||17||1997||4th World Team Ch||D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|19. Fedorov vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||1-0||67||1998||Elista Olympiad||C36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense|
|20. S Guliev vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||1-0||47||1998||Elista Olympiad||D73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3|
|21. Kazhgaleyev vs Kharlov
|| ||0-1||53||1999||Anibal Open||B30 Sicilian|
|22. M Fierro vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||0-1||52||1999||Anibal Open||C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense|
|23. Kazhgaleyev vs V Saravanan
|| ||1-0||40||1999||Anibal Open||E71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)|
|24. Ara Minasian vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||½-½||20||1999||Anibal Open||C78 Ruy Lopez|
|25. Okhotnik vs Kazhgaleyev
|| ||0-1||39||1999||Anibal Open||A40 Queen's Pawn Game|
| page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 541
|Nov-30-05|| ||Koster: First to kibitz this page! Never heard of Kazwhatever but he crushed Radjubov today with black.|
|Dec-01-05|| ||notyetagm: And what a move he made, 31 ... ♗g3!!.
[Event "FIDE World Cup"]
[Site "Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia"]
[Opening "Ruy Lopez: exchange variation, 5.O-O"]
1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Bxc6 dxc6 5. O-O Ne7 6. Nxe5 Qd4 7. Qh5 g6
8. Qg5 Bg7 9. Nd3 f5 10. e5 c5 11. b3 b6 12. Bb2 Qg4 13. Qe3 Nd5 14. Qe1 Bb7
15. f3 Qg5 16. Nc3 O-O-O 17. Nxd5 Bxd5 18. Qe2 f4 19. b4 c4 20. Nf2 Rhe8 21.
Rfe1 Qe7 22. a3 Kb8 23. d3 cxd3 24. cxd3 g5 25. d4 h5 26. Qxa6 g4 27. Qe2
Bf6 28. Ne4 Bh4 29. Rf1 Rg8 30. Kh1 Rdf8 31. Nd2 Bg3 32. Rfc1 Qh4 ♗lack
|Dec-01-05|| ||notyetagm: The point is that after 32 hxg3 fxg3 White is one tempo short of stopping the standard h-file mating idea of 33 ... ♕h4+ 34 ♔g1 ♕h2+ 35 ♔f1 ♕h1#. That is, in the following position White is one tempo short of stopping this mating sequence:|
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White is one tempo short of stopping the mate down the h-file because he needs to clear both the e2-queen and the f1-rook self-blocks for his king <but he has only one move to move both pieces>. If either piece had not been on these respective squares, the sacrifice would not have been sound because the White king would have been able to flee to safety in the center of the board via ♔h1-g1-f1-e2.
|Dec-08-05|| ||ahmadov: This guy gave an interview to the world chess cup official web site, in which he also speaks about Radjabov. To my great surprise, the reporter names the interview "Murtaz Kazgaleev: Radjabov didnít impress me.", in which Murtaz does not say anything of this kind. He speaks about Radjabov's problems but does not say that Teimour had not surprised him.|
|Apr-11-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Murtas Kazhgaleyev|
|Apr-11-06|| ||wallytherhino: stop spamming your website bidmonfa we all[all viewers who see www.chessgames.com] know the adress site already|
|Apr-11-06|| ||BIDMONFA: wallytherhino, link Kazhgaleyev - photo player
|Nov-09-06|| ||sitzkrieg: <Bidmonfa> Plz keep "spamming".
Does anyone know where this GM comes from? He did quite well in Corsica rapid.|
|Nov-10-06|| ||oao2102: I believe this player is from Kazakhstan. Anyone know if the games from Corsica Masters are in the database yet?|
|Nov-10-06|| ||sitzkrieg: Thanks for the info <oao>. Hopefully games will be placed in the database soon.|
|Dec-05-06|| ||papynchase: He won the Asian Games rapid event in front of the more illustrious Chinese and Indian GMs. He beat Harikrishnan en route to the first gold medal being contended for chess which made its debut in the games.|
|Nov-10-09|| ||Tabanus: He won the Paris Open this year (2009):
|Aug-26-10|| ||Tabanus: Placed 2nd in the 6th Pichay Cup (Philippines) 21-26 August 2010:|
|Nov-17-14|| ||ketchuplover: happy birthday|
|Aug-04-15|| ||sonia91: He came 2nd at the Australian Open 2015, won by Ni Hua: http://chess-results.com/tnr157180....|
He wrote a curious diary about his experience in Australia:
Article with photos: http://en.chessbase.com/post/unstop...
|Oct-23-15|| ||Retireborn: In New in Chess his name is spelt "Kazhgaleev", which I suppose is cognate with names like Bareev and Dreev, but demonstrates again the difficulties of consistent transliteration.|
|Jan-14-17|| ||sonia91: He won the Ivan Bukavshin Memorial blitz tournament in Togliatti, Russia: http://ruchess.ru/en/news/all/murta...|
|Sep-03-19|| ||whiteshark: <Never heard of Kazwhatever> I feel the same way. How is it possible to remain below my radar all these years?|
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