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Valentina Golubenko
Number of games in database: 191
Years covered: 1999 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2274 (2195 rapid, 2164 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2316
Overall record: +76 -67 =48 (52.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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Most played openings
A46 Queen's Pawn Game (9 games)
D02 Queen's Pawn Game (8 games)
A15 English (5 games)
A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4 (5 games)
E60 King's Indian Defense (5 games)
A57 Benko Gambit (4 games)
E11 Bogo-Indian Defense (4 games)
B01 Scandinavian (4 games)
C11 French (4 games)
D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav (4 games)

   🏆 European Team Championship (Women)
   M Stojkovska vs V Golubenko (Nov-02-19) 1/2-1/2
   V Golubenko vs J Worek (Nov-01-19) 0-1
   P Cramling vs V Golubenko (Oct-28-19) 1-0
   V Golubenko vs D Reizniece-Ozola (Oct-27-19) 0-1
   Lile Koridze vs V Golubenko (Oct-26-19) 1-0

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(born Jul-29-1990, 29 years old) Russia (federation/nationality Croatia)

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WGM Valentina Golubenko plays for Croatia and won the Girls U18 World Youth Chess Championship in 2008. Croatian champion (w) in 2014.

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 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 191  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Vachier-Lagrave vs V Golubenko  0-1371999Wch U10B30 Sicilian
2. V Golubenko vs N Darbinyan  1-0612001EYCC G12A44 Old Benoni Defense
3. V Golubenko vs N Kharmunova  1-0582001EYCC G12A90 Dutch
4. V Golubenko vs E Kachkina 1-0842003RUS-Cup 300 years (Women)D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
5. Stepovaia-Dianchenko vs V Golubenko  1-03620056th European Individual Women's ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
6. V Golubenko vs G Olarasu  ½-½6020056th European Individual Women's ChampionshipD24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
7. K Gorbatenko vs V Golubenko 0-1262006KarkovA57 Benko Gambit
8. Pokorna vs V Golubenko  0-1682006WGM Mediterranean FlowerB83 Sicilian
9. V Golubenko vs I Ionica  ½-½612006WGM Mediterranean FlowerA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
10. B Franciskovic vs V Golubenko  0-1772006WGM Mediterranean FlowerA20 English
11. V Golubenko vs I Gromova 1-0432006WGM Mediterranean FlowerD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
12. M Medic vs V Golubenko  ½-½552006WGM Mediterranean FlowerA58 Benko Gambit
13. J Krivec vs V Golubenko 0-1202006WGM Mediterranean FlowerB86 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
14. V Golubenko vs A Corke  1-0402006WGM Mediterranean FlowerD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
15. R Sargac vs V Golubenko  ½-½382006WGM Mediterranean FlowerA58 Benko Gambit
16. V Golubenko vs I Sudakova  0-1552006WGM Mediterranean FlowerD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
17. V Golubenko vs M Socko  ½-½642007European Individual Championship (Women)E12 Queen's Indian
18. N Kosintseva vs V Golubenko  1-0452007European Individual Championship (Women)C78 Ruy Lopez
19. V Golubenko vs E Sokalskaja  1-0482007European Individual Championship (Women)A15 English
20. V Golubenko vs N Pogonina  ½-½802007European Individual Championship (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
21. Bosboom-Lanchava vs V Golubenko 1-0402007European Individual Championship (Women)A33 English, Symmetrical
22. S Pertlova vs V Golubenko  0-1442007European Individual Championship (Women)E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
23. V Golubenko vs A van Weersel  1-0282007European Individual Championship (Women)E12 Queen's Indian
24. J Dworakowska vs V Golubenko  ½-½1322007European Individual Championship (Women)C45 Scotch Game
25. V Golubenko vs O Vozovic  1-0752007European Individual Championship (Women)A04 Reti Opening
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Jan-03-06  Karpova: here is a nice article on her life and career:
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  WTHarvey: Valentina is now a WGM. Here's a little collection of puzzles from her games:
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  whiteshark: Valentina Golubenko in snowy Vladimir:

Oct-30-08  sonia91: The new U18 girls world champion, Congratulations!
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  whiteshark: Bio + background:
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  whiteshark: Here is a more recent picture of her:
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  ketchuplover: May your mother rest peacefully.
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  wordfunph: rest in peace, Anastasia Golubenko..

Jan-24-14  BIDMONFA: Valentina Golubenko

GOLUBENKO, Valentina

Feb-14-20  Momentum Man: She should have had today’s game of the day, with the title “Valentina’s Day “
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  MissScarlett: Get lost. This was always Cecil Valentine De Vere day.
Feb-14-20  Nosnibor: <MissScarlett> Believe it or not I agree with you!
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