Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Tatiana Stepovaia

Number of games in database: 255
Years covered: 1987 to 2009
Last FIDE rating: 2305
Highest rating achieved in database: 2451
Overall record: +90 -75 =81 (53.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 9 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (55) 
    B20 B25 B30 B23 B80
 King's Indian Attack (19) 
 French Defense (15) 
    C00 C18 C10 C11 C14
 Caro-Kann (10) 
    B18 B12 B13 B17 B10
 French (9) 
    C00 C10 C11
 Pirc (6) 
    B08 B07
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (37) 
    B47 B48 B40 B45 B31
 Sicilian Taimanov (21) 
    B47 B48 B45 B49
 Queen's Gambit Declined (16) 
    D31 D30
 Slav (9) 
    D11 D15 D10 D12
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
 Dutch Defense (7) 
    A84 A85 A96 A90 A86
Repertoire Explorer

NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Kosintseva vs T Stepovaia, 2007 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Russian Championship (Women) (2003)
   European Championship (Women) (2000)
   European Championship (Women) (2001)
   Russian Championship Superfinal (Women) (2009)
   Russian Championship Superfinal (Women) (2007)
   Russian Championship (Women) (2002)
   Russian Club Championship: Women (2006)
   Russian Championship (Women) (1999)
   Keres Memorial Open (1998)
   European Championship (Women) (2003)
   European Championship (Women) (2004)
   European Championship (Women) (2005)
   European Championship (Women) (2007)
   European Championship (Women) (2009)
   European Championship (Women) (2008)

Search Sacrifice Explorer for Tatiana Stepovaia
Search Google for Tatiana Stepovaia
FIDE player card for Tatiana Stepovaia

(born Sep-23-1965, 58 years old) Russia

[what is this?]

Tatiana Yuryevna Stepovaia, née Dianchenko, is a Woman Grandmaster.

Last updated: 2020-12-20 08:30:57

Try our new games table.

 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 255  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Stepovaia vs S Maksimovic  1-0681987Sochi (Women)B23 Sicilian, Closed
2. M Muresan vs T Stepovaia  0-1601987Sochi (Women)A04 Reti Opening
3. L Polnarieva vs T Stepovaia  1-0361987Sochi (Women)A21 English
4. T Stepovaia vs S Micic  1-0411988Sochi (Women)B23 Sicilian, Closed
5. E Danielian vs T Stepovaia  0-1511992Manila Olympiad (Women)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
6. T Stepovaia vs M Litynska  1-0421992YUG-chTC77 Ruy Lopez
7. T Stepovaia vs A Galliamova  0-1361995Rostov-on-Don (Women)B20 Sicilian
8. T Stepovaia vs M Litynska  0-1551996UKR-ch (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
9. T Stepovaia vs Chiburdanidze  ½-½181996YUG-ch1 (Women)B18 Caro-Kann, Classical
10. T Stepovaia vs A Galliamova  0-1331997RUS-ch (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
11. A Stefanova vs T Stepovaia  1-0611997Ch Yugoslavia (team) (w)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
12. T Stepovaia vs M Brodsky  0-1631997KrasnodarB01 Scandinavian
13. Tseshkovsky vs T Stepovaia  1-0191997KrasnodarB07 Pirc
14. M Litynska vs T Stepovaia  0-1281997Svetlogorsk op (Women)D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
15. T Stepovaia vs S Beshukov  1-0411997KrasnodarB20 Sicilian
16. Chiburdanidze vs T Stepovaia  ½-½421997YUG-chT (Women)D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. T Stepovaia vs S Beshukov  ½-½711998RUS-ch sfA40 Queen's Pawn Game
18. E Fatalibekova vs T Stepovaia  ½-½331999Russian Championship (Women)D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. T Stepovaia vs I Zakurdjaeva  0-1441999Russian Championship (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
20. V Gansvind vs T Stepovaia  0-1411999Russian Championship (Women)B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
21. T Stepovaia vs N Vlasova  1-0751999Russian Championship (Women)B20 Sicilian
22. J Demina vs T Stepovaia  ½-½581999Russian Championship (Women)A13 English
23. T Stepovaia vs T Shadrina  0-1331999Russian Championship (Women)B20 Sicilian
24. Kosteniuk vs T Stepovaia  0-1701999Russian Championship (Women)B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
25. T Stepovaia vs L Zaitseva  0-1401999Russian Championship (Women)B18 Caro-Kann, Classical
 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 255  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Stepovaia wins | Stepovaia loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-22-06  Whitehat1963: Definitely a contender for most syllables.
Dec-20-07  Karpova: A WGM from Russia who was born Sep-23-1965.


In 1999 she dominated the Keres Memorial (Rapid) Women's event in Tallinn (Cat. IV, Average 2337). She scored 6.0/7 (+5 =2 -0) and won ahead of strong players like Cmilyte, Kovalevskaya and Gapriandashvili.

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.
  8. Do not degrade Chessgames or any of it's staff/volunteers.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.

NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific player only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

<This page contains Editor Notes. Click here to read them.>
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!
Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | Profile | Preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | New Kibitzing | Chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | Privacy Notice | Contact Us

Copyright 2001-2023, Chessgames Services LLC