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Valentina Golubenko
Number of games in database: 195
Years covered: 1999 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2209 (2195 rapid, 2164 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2316
Overall record: +76 -71 =48 (51.3%)*
   * 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 (6 games)
E60 King's Indian Defense (5 games)
A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4 (5 games)
E11 Bogo-Indian Defense (4 games)
D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav (4 games)
D76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6 (4 games)
C12 French, McCutcheon (4 games)
B01 Scandinavian (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, 31 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 195  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. 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. T Stepovaia vs V Golubenko  1-0362005European Championship (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
6. V Golubenko vs G Olarasu  ½-½602005European Championship (Women)D24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
7. I Zakurdjaeva vs V Golubenko  1-0342005European Championship (Women)B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. M Calzetta vs V Golubenko  1-0312005European Championship (Women)B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
9. K Cyfka vs V Golubenko  1-0222005European Championship (Women)C34 King's Gambit Accepted
10. L Ptacnikova vs V Golubenko  1-0692005European Championship (Women)A15 English
11. K Gorbatenko vs V Golubenko 0-1262006KarkovA57 Benko Gambit
12. Pokorna vs V Golubenko  0-1682006WGM Mediterranean FlowerB83 Sicilian
13. V Golubenko vs I Ionica  ½-½612006WGM Mediterranean FlowerA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
14. B Franciskovic vs V Golubenko  0-1772006WGM Mediterranean FlowerA20 English
15. M Medic vs V Golubenko  ½-½552006WGM Mediterranean FlowerA58 Benko Gambit
16. V Golubenko vs I Gromova 1-0432006WGM Mediterranean FlowerD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
17. J Krivec vs V Golubenko 0-1202006WGM Mediterranean FlowerB86 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
18. V Golubenko vs A Corke  1-0402006WGM Mediterranean FlowerD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
19. R Sargac vs V Golubenko  ½-½382006WGM Mediterranean FlowerA58 Benko Gambit
20. V Golubenko vs I Sudakova  0-1552006WGM Mediterranean FlowerD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
21. V Golubenko vs M Socko  ½-½642007European Championship (Women)E12 Queen's Indian
22. N Kosintseva vs V Golubenko  1-0452007European Championship (Women)C78 Ruy Lopez
23. V Golubenko vs E Sokalskaja  1-0482007European Championship (Women)A15 English
24. V Golubenko vs N Pogonina  ½-½802007European Championship (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
25. T Lanchava vs V Golubenko 1-0402007European Championship (Women)A33 English, Symmetrical
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Kibitzer's Corner
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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