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Pavel Maletin
Number of games in database: 423
Years covered: 2001 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2586 (2618 rapid, 2544 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2636

Overall record: +93 -72 =169 (53.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 89 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Reti System (38) 
    A06 A04 A05
 English (32) 
    A15 A14 A11 A13 A10
 Slav (17) 
    D16 D17 D15 D14 D12
 English, 1 c4 c5 (15) 
    A37 A30 A31
 King's Indian (15) 
    E60 E67 E86 E62 E68
 Catalan (11) 
    E06 E04
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (60) 
    B48 B47 B31 B33 B30
 Sicilian Taimanov (21) 
    B48 B47 B49
 Nimzo Indian (19) 
    E34 E20 E46 E56 E21
 Bogo Indian (17) 
 Queen's Pawn Game (14) 
    A46 E00 A40 A45 A50
 Semi-Slav (13) 
    D45 D43 D47
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Jumabayev vs P Maletin, 2011 0-1
   P Maletin vs M Krylov, 2010 1-0
   P Maletin vs F Amonatov, 2008 1-0
   Kharlov vs P Maletin, 2008 1/2-1/2
   V Skatchkov vs P Maletin, 2018 0-1
   P Maletin vs A Riazantsev, 2013 1-0
   P Maletin vs S Sjugirov, 2012 1-0
   P Maletin vs V Malaniuk, 2011 1-0
   Iskusnyh vs P Maletin, 2012 1/2-1/2
   P Maletin vs Jobava, 2009 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Moscow Open (2013)
   Russian Team Championship (2018)
   Russian Team Championship (2014)
   Russian Team Championship (2012)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2010)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2014)
   Russian Championship Higher League Tomsk (2004)
   2nd Polugaevsky Mem (2012)
   European Championship (2009)
   Aeroflot Open (2010)
   European Championship (2008)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2007)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2009)
   Russian Team Championship (2011)

   🏆 Russian Team Championship
   P Maletin vs Andrey Drygalov (May-10-18) 1-0
   V Fedoseev vs P Maletin (May-09-18) 1/2-1/2
   M Kobalia vs P Maletin (May-08-18) 1/2-1/2
   P Maletin vs K Stupak (May-07-18) 1/2-1/2
   E Najer vs P Maletin (May-05-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born Nov-06-1986, 34 years old) Russia
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IM in 2005, GM in 2007. 1st in Stone Flower GM-A (Russia) Jan 2007, 1st in the Commonwealth Championship (India) 10-18 May 2010 (1) and 1st at the 17th Petr Izmailov Memorial in 2013. Russian Rapid Champion in 2014.


 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 423  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Maletin vs R A Popov  0-1432001RUS-ch54 sf SiberiaB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
2. P Smirnov vs P Maletin 0-13120016th Leg Russian CupB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
3. V Bachin vs P Maletin  1-03820016th Leg Russian CupB25 Sicilian, Closed
4. P Maletin vs A Bragin  1-04620016th Leg Russian CupB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
5. P Maletin vs B Katalymov  0-17720016th Leg Russian CupB61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
6. A Erikalov vs P Maletin  ½-½3720016th Leg Russian CupA46 Queen's Pawn Game
7. P Maletin vs O Potiomkin  ½-½5420016th Leg Russian CupB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
8. N Korniushin vs P Maletin  ½-½3420016th Leg Russian CupA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. P Maletin vs V Ossipov  ½-½3420016th Leg Russian CupB15 Caro-Kann
10. V Saveljev vs P Maletin  0-16320016th Leg Russian CupB22 Sicilian, Alapin
11. P Maletin vs S Chernykh  1-0232001NovosibirskB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
12. J Konev vs P Maletin  0-1582001NovosibirskA30 English, Symmetrical
13. P Maletin vs D Abasheev  ½-½262001NovosibirskB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
14. B Katalymov vs P Maletin  1-0432001NovosibirskE20 Nimzo-Indian
15. P Maletin vs K Nam  1-0442001NovosibirskB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
16. P Maletin vs A Karpov  ½-½312001NovosibirskC42 Petrov Defense
17. A Kopylov vs P Maletin  ½-½102001NovosibirskB33 Sicilian
18. A Yakunin vs P Maletin  1-0352001NovosibirskE00 Queen's Pawn Game
19. P Maletin vs N Yushkov  1-0432001NovosibirskC05 French, Tarrasch
20. P Maletin vs L Demidov  1-0262001NovosibirskC42 Petrov Defense
21. A Chigvintsev vs P Maletin  ½-½652001NovosibirskA37 English, Symmetrical
22. V Kaurdakov vs P Maletin  0-1492001ch-NRE00 Queen's Pawn Game
23. P Maletin vs J Grachev  ½-½522001ch-NRA06 Reti Opening
24. A Bespalov vs P Maletin  0-1302001ch-NRA30 English, Symmetrical
25. P Maletin vs V Akselrod  ½-½202001ch-NRC05 French, Tarrasch
 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 423  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: GM Pavel Maletin, Russia, born 6 November 1986. Now rated 2584,

IM in 2005, GM in 2007. Rated 2591 in Jan. 2010.

Played on the winning Russian Higher League Polytechnik team 2009.


Placed 19th in Russian U18 Ch 2003, 1st in Stone Flower GM-A (Russia) Jan. 2007, 41st in Aeroflot Open 2008, 76th in European Ch 2009, 7th in Dubai Open 2009, 2nd in Dubai Blitz 2009, 33rd in Chigorin Memorial 2009, 58th in Aeroflot Open 2010,

1st today in Commonwealth Ch (India) 10-18 May 2010:, congratulations!

May-19-10  Don Cossacks: Pavel Maletin takes Commonwealth chess title

<Russiaís Pavel Maletin won the Commonwealth chess title following a 31-move draw against M. R. Lalith Babu while runner-up R. R. Laxman led an Indian sweep of the Commonwealth medals at the Clarks Inn, Pacific Mall, here on Tuesday.

Maletin and Laxman tied for the title at nine points 11 rounds. Maletinís superior tiebreak score made him the champion and Laxman walked away with the Commonwealth gold medal. Abhijeet Gupta and Babu finished at eight points. Abhijeetís better tiebreak count earned him the silver while Babu settled for the bronze medal.

Maletin received Rs. 1.60,000 and a trophy, Laxman collected Rs. 1,15,000 while Abhijeet went home richer by Rs. 50,000.>

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  Tabanus: Placed 2nd in the 3rd Mumbai Mayor's Cup Open (India) 2-10 June 2010:

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  Tabanus: Placed 3rd in the Open Ciutat de Balaguer (Spain) 19-27 July 2010:

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  technical draw: Never heard of him until today. It's strange because he's a pretty strong GM.

Maletin= Briefcase in Spanish

Nov-06-11  BIDMONFA: Pavel Maletin


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  cro777: GM Pavel Maletin is Russian Rapid Champion.

The Russian Rapid Chess Championship took place on 19-20 May, 2014 in Saint Petersburg. Maletin was the winner in the Menís Section with 6.5/9 points.

Maletin's analyses (in Russian on of the games of the World Championship Match in Sochi are among the best. The depth of his analysis of the endgame in the seventh game of the match is fascinating (Peter Svidler: "Trust me - you don't want to miss it!")

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  cro777: Maletin is also the 2014 Rapid Grand Prix champion.

The final tournament Rapid Grand Prix of Russia 2014, was played on 13-16th December in Rostov-on-Don. 16 players, who scored most points in the Grand Prix rapid events throughout the year, participated in a knock-out tournament playing 2 games in each round with a time control of 15 minutes with 10 seconds increment.

Maletin defeated Morozevich in quarter finals, young star Sjugirov in semi finals and Riazantsev in the final match.

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