Number of games in database: 508
Years covered: 1997 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2544 (2589 rapid, 2590 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2641
Overall record: +172 -96 =178 (58.5%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
62 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
P Smirnov vs Rublevsky, 2004 1-0
Aronian vs P Smirnov, 2004 0-1
P Smirnov vs Aronian, 2004 1-0
S Kravtsov vs P Smirnov, 2012 0-1
V Zvjaginsev vs P Smirnov, 2008 1/2-1/2
P Smirnov vs A Belozerov, 2002 1-0
P Smirnov vs A Dreev, 2009 1-0
P Smirnov vs S Arslanov, 2009 1-0
Aronian vs P Smirnov, 2004 1/2-1/2
P Smirnov vs Aronian, 2004 1/2-1/2
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004)
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Russian Team Championship (2007)
Baku Open (2013)
Moscow Open (2007)
Russian Team Championship (2011)
Russian Championship Higher League Tomsk (2004)
Moscow Open (2013)
Baku Open (2014)
Russia Team Championship (2004)
European Club Cup (2005)
Russian Championship Higher League (2006)
Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
EU-ch 4th (2003)
European Club Cup (2004)
6th European Individual Championship (2005)
European Individual Championship (2007)
🏆 13th Ugra Governor's Cup
D Frolyanov vs P Smirnov (Nov-25-17) 1/2-1/2
P Smirnov vs B Savchenko (Nov-24-17) 1-0
D Bocharov vs P Smirnov (Nov-23-17) 1/2-1/2
I Rozum vs P Smirnov (Nov-22-17) 1/2-1/2
P Smirnov vs D Kokarev (Nov-20-17) 1/2-1/2
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Last updated: 2019-04-27 03:26:07
| page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 508
|1. P Smirnov vs Chiburdanidze
||0-1||38||1997||RUS-Cup5||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|2. P Smirnov vs A Belozerov
|| ||½-½||47||1999||RUS-ch sf||C02 French, Advance|
|3. P Smirnov vs A Belozerov
|| ||1-0||37||1999||RUS-chT (club)||C78 Ruy Lopez|
|4. Kharlov vs P Smirnov
|| ||1-0||44||2000||RUS-ch 53rd||E64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System|
|5. P Smirnov vs E Shaposhnikov
|| ||½-½||39||2001||RUS-ch U20||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|6. P Smirnov vs D Bocharov
|| ||1-0||32||2001||RUS-ch U20||E58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3|
|7. P Smirnov vs Motylev
|| ||0-1||21||2001||54th ch-RUS||D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|8. A Utnasunov vs P Smirnov
|| ||0-1||44||2001||54th ch-RUS||B30 Sicilian|
|9. P Smirnov vs Filippov
|| ||1-0||68||2001||54th ch-RUS||B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation|
|10. Pigusov vs P Smirnov
|| ||½-½||22||2001||54th ch-RUS||E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation|
|11. P Smirnov vs Dolmatov
|| ||1-0||34||2001||54th ch-RUS||C18 French, Winawer|
|12. M Kobalia vs P Smirnov
|| ||1-0||44||2001||54th ch-RUS||E97 King's Indian|
|13. P Smirnov vs S Y Shipov
|| ||1-0||39||2001||54th ch-RUS||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|14. Epishin vs P Smirnov
||½-½||81||2001||54th ch-RUS||E97 King's Indian|
|15. P Smirnov vs K Aseev
|| ||½-½||8||2001||54th ch-RUS||A04 Reti Opening|
|16. P Smirnov vs P Tregubov
|| ||½-½||45||2001||2nd European Championship||B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|17. Ehlvest vs P Smirnov
|| ||½-½||33||2001||2nd European Championship||E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation|
|18. P Smirnov vs V Zvjaginsev
|| ||½-½||36||2001||2nd European Championship||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|19. Tiviakov vs P Smirnov
|| ||1-0||48||2001||2nd European Championship||B25 Sicilian, Closed|
|20. P Smirnov vs S Kristjansson
|| ||0-1||38||2001||2nd European Championship||C18 French, Winawer|
|21. M Mitkov vs P Smirnov
|| ||0-1||46||2001||2nd European Championship||E81 King's Indian, Samisch|
|22. Korchnoi vs P Smirnov
|| ||1-0||46||2001||2nd European Championship||E73 King's Indian|
|23. P Smirnov vs T Likavsky
||1-0||48||2001||2nd European Championship||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|24. C Weiss vs P Smirnov
|| ||0-1||32||2001||2nd European Championship||A10 English|
|25. P Smirnov vs M Kobalia
|| ||0-1||58||2001||2nd European Championship||B06 Robatsch|
| page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 508
|Dec-05-04|| ||narwhal: Awwww...! Chessgames.com has chosen Pavel Smirnov to be the "player of the day." Smirnov, unfortunately, has the distinction of being Teimour Radjbaov's "whipping boy" (although to be sure, you can't use games played at non-classical time controls to prove that)....Awwww...! Chessgames.com ought to be commended for today's choice...=) |
|Dec-05-04|| ||Swindler: I wonder if he is better than Beer ? |
|Dec-05-04|| ||tamar: Maybe not better, but certainly stronger! |
|Dec-05-04|| ||BradMajors: narwhal, your comment made absolutely no sense.
Anyway I remember seeing Smirnov still an IM and over 2600. What is the highest IM rating ever?
|Dec-05-04|| ||narwhal: Of course my comment made total 100% sense. I was just joking about his "lame" performance against Radjabov in the 2004 FIDE WCC. It's like poking fun at Pedro Martinez of the Boston Red Sox (we in the Ukraine are big American baseball fans) for saying that "Curt Schilling is my daddy." |
|Dec-05-04|| ||narwhal: Yes, I mean 100% sense. =) |
|Dec-05-04|| ||BradMajors: how was it lame? 5 draws, one win. "Whipping boy".? |
|Oct-17-05|| ||sitzkrieg: <his "lame" performance > lol|
|Apr-26-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Pavel Smirnov
|Apr-03-09|| ||Dredge Rivers: Why doesn't his brother Yakov have an entry? :)|
|Jun-06-15|| ||Penguincw: Pretend the date on this post is June 4th:
Congrats to 8th seed GM Pavel Smirnov (2588) for remaining one of just 2 players still perfect through 4 rounds of the Mumbai Open. The first 3 rounds were easy, and in R4, he beat 15th seed GM Vitaly Sivuk (2491). Tomorrow, he'll face the other perfect player: 1st seed Dmitry Kokarev (2639) with black.
|Apr-27-20|| ||dumbgai: Today's POTD. I remember Smirnov's upset win over Aronian at the FIDE WCC (which was eventually won by Kasimdzhanov).|
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