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Igor Lysyj
I Lysyj 
 
Number of games in database: 719
Years covered: 2001 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2594 (2626 rapid, 2658 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2700

Overall record: +181 -79 =339 (58.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 120 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Slav (60) 
    D12 D11 D15 D10 D14
 Queen's Gambit Declined (44) 
    D30 D38 D37 D31 D39
 Grunfeld (30) 
    D85 D84 D82 D97 D96
 Queen's Pawn Game (29) 
    E10 A41 A50 A46 E00
 Queen's Indian (27) 
    E12 E15 E17 E16
 King's Indian (26) 
    E90 E60 E94 E97 E91
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (84) 
    C11 C07 C18 C02 C10
 Ruy Lopez (42) 
    C67 C65 C78 C77 C80
 French (39) 
    C11 C10 C00
 Nimzo Indian (37) 
    E20 E34 E53 E32 E21
 Queen's Indian (33) 
    E16 E12 E17 E15 E19
 English (26) 
    A14 A15 A13 A10 A18
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Mariya Kovanova vs I Lysyj, 2016 0-1
   I Bukavshin vs I Lysyj, 2015 1/2-1/2
   K Szabo vs I Lysyj, 2012 0-1
   I Lysyj vs Sutovsky, 2008 1-0
   I Lysyj vs M Matlakov, 2014 1-0
   I Lysyj vs P K Wells, 2008 1-0
   Vitiugov vs I Lysyj, 2014 0-1
   I Lysyj vs Ehlvest, 2007 1-0
   I Lysyj vs A Isajevsky, 2006 1-0
   I Lysyj vs Lupulescu, 2015 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Russian Championship Higher League (2014)
   Russian Championship Superfinal (2014)
   Rilton Cup (2009)
   European Championship (2010)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   European Championship (2014)
   Russian Team Championship (2018)
   World Cup (2011)
   European Championship (2013)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2018)
   Chigorin Memorial (2012)
   European Championship (2019)
   European Championship (2009)
   European Championship (2008)
   Xtracon Open (2019)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Russian Championship Higher League
   I Lysyj vs Sakaev (Jul-05-22) 1/2-1/2
   V Murzin vs I Lysyj (Jul-04-22) 1/2-1/2
   I Lysyj vs T Salemgareev (Jul-03-22) 1/2-1/2
   P Shuvalova vs I Lysyj (Jul-02-22) 1/2-1/2
   I Lysyj vs R Kezin (Jun-30-22) 1/2-1/2

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IGOR LYSYJ
(born Jan-01-1987, 35 years old) Russia
PRONUNCIATION:
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Grandmaster. Russian Champion 2014. Played in the U16 olympiad 2003 (1st reserve, +5 =2 -1).

Placed 8th in World U16 Ch 2003, 6th in Russian U20 Ch March 2006, 2nd in Zudov Memorial June 2006 (1st GM norm), 8th in Izmailov Memorial 2006 (2nd GM norm), 9th in Aratovsky Memorial 2006 (3rd GM norm), 4th in Russian U20 Ch 2007, 1st in Euro Chess Young Masters (Netherlands) Aug. 2007, 26th (best junior) in Ordix Open Aug. 2007, 2nd in Sverdlovsk region Ch 2007, 27th in Moscow Open 2008, 2nd in World University Ch (Siberia) 2008, 6th (shared) in Zvenigorod Open 2008, 9th (shared) in Russian Cup 2008, 17th in Moscow Open 2009, 48th in European Individual Ch 2009, 2nd in Voronezh Master Open (Russia) June 2009, 6th in Lake Sevan GM (Armenia) July 2009, 10th in Biel Master Open 2009, 14th in Chigorin Memorial 2009, 1st in the 2012 Moscow Open.

Played in the World Cup (2011), beating countryman GM Mikhail Kobalia and US GM Alexander Ivanov in rounds one and two before losing to Cuban GM Leinier Dominguez Perez in the Armadeddon tiebreaker after the standard games, and the two sets of rapid game tiebreakers were drawn. His leader board finish (7.5/11) in the European Individual Championships (2013) qualified him for the World Cup (2013) where he met the French GM Andrei Istratescu in the first round, defeating him by 1.5-0.5 to qualify for the 2nd round where he was eliminated when he lost to world #2 Levon Aronian after the first pair of rapid game (25+10) tiebreakers. He won the Russian Superfinals (2014).

Lysyj scored 8/11 to place equal second in the European Individual Championships (2014) and qualify for the World Cup (2015) where he defeated Constantin Lupulescu in the first round but lost to Yu Yangyi in the second set of rapid tiebreakers (10+10) (losing on time in his final game), to bow out of the tournament.

Wikipedia article: Igor Lysyj


 page 1 of 30; games 1-25 of 743  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Tsyvarev vs I Lysyj  ½-½332001RUS-ch U18C18 French, Winawer
2. E Atalik vs I Lysyj  ½-½212001Chigorin Memorial OpenC18 French, Winawer
3. I Lysyj vs Dvoirys  0-1492001Chigorin Memorial OpenA48 King's Indian
4. A Dushenok vs I Lysyj  0-1492001Chigorin Memorial OpenA72 Benoni, Classical without 9.O-O
5. A Poluljahov vs I Lysyj  ½-½412001Chigorin Memorial OpenA40 Queen's Pawn Game
6. I Lysyj vs V Dobrov  ½-½842001Chigorin Memorial OpenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
7. E Kovalevskaya vs I Lysyj  ½-½212001Chigorin Memorial OpenC03 French, Tarrasch
8. I Lysyj vs Grigoriants  ½-½1092001Chigorin Memorial OpenE12 Queen's Indian
9. Y Malinin vs I Lysyj  1-0202001Chigorin Memorial OpenA04 Reti Opening
10. I Lysyj vs P Shkapenko  1-0702001Chigorin Memorial OpenE00 Queen's Pawn Game
11. A Zatonskih vs I Lysyj  1-0492002Petrov mem opC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
12. Khismatullin vs I Lysyj  ½-½552002RUS-ch U20A30 English, Symmetrical
13. I Lysyj vs A Pashikian  1-0222002Int Youth Games U16D80 Grunfeld
14. Yurtaev vs I Lysyj  ½-½4120024th Stage Russian CupC18 French, Winawer
15. I Lysyj vs A Fominyh  0-16720024th Stage Russian CupD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
16. R Ovetchkin vs I Lysyj  0-14920024th Stage Russian CupA04 Reti Opening
17. I Lysyj vs V Kuporosov  1-03720024th Stage Russian CupE10 Queen's Pawn Game
18. I Lysyj vs G Tunik  1-05920024th Stage Russian CupA14 English
19. A Kornev vs I Lysyj  1-02920024th Stage Russian CupA40 Queen's Pawn Game
20. I Lysyj vs Iskusnyh  ½-½4420024th Stage Russian CupD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. S Azarov vs I Lysyj  ½-½2720024th Stage Russian CupC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
22. Y Kruppa vs I Lysyj  ½-½582002Chigorin mem-A 10thA10 English
23. I Lysyj vs S Ovsejevitsch  0-1292002Chigorin mem-A 10thA09 Reti Opening
24. I Lysyj vs A Kornev  ½-½222003RUS-ch sfA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
25. I Lysyj vs Tseshkovsky  1-0392003RUS-chTA57 Benko Gambit
 page 1 of 30; games 1-25 of 743  PGN Download
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Feb-14-08  BIDMONFA: Igor Lysyj

LYSYJ, Igor
http://www.bidmonfa.com/lysyj_igor....
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Dec-30-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: GM Igor Lysyj, Russia, born 1 January (?) 1987. Now rated 2609, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...

IM in 2005. GM in 2007. Rated 2620 in Jan. 2009. French player.

Played in the U16 olympiad 2003 (1st reserve, +5 =2 -1).

Placed 8th in World U16 Ch 2003, 6th in Russian U20 Ch March 2006, 2nd in Zudov Memorial June 2006 (1st GM norm), 8th in Izmailov Memorial 2006 (2nd GM norm), 9th in Aratovsky Memorial 2006 (3rd GM norm), 4th in Russian U20 Ch 2007, 1st in Euro Chess Young Masters (Netherlands) Aug. 2007, 26th (best junior) in Ordix Open Aug. 2007, 2nd in Sverdlovsk region Ch 2007, 27th in Moscow Open 2008, 2nd in World University Ch (Siberia) 2008, 6th (shared) in Zvenigorod Open 2008, 9th (shared) in Russian Cup 2008, 17th in Moscow Open 2009, 48th in European Individual Ch 2009, 2nd in Voronezh Master Open (Russia) June 2009, 6th in Lake Sevan GM (Armenia) July 2009, 10th in Biel Master Open 2009, 14th in Chigorin Memorial 2009.

Biographies:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Igor_L...
http://www.onjk.nl/2007/interviews.... (interview 2007)

Pictures:
http://www.chessbase.com/news/2008/... http://www.schachclubuitikon.ch/ima... http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikiped...

Feb-05-12  plimko: Congratulations to Igor Lysyj on winning Moscow Open 2012, performance 2847!

Official site
http://open.moschess.ru/eng/

On 'Scacchi Internazionali'
http://biker60.wordpress.com/2012/0...

Feb-06-12  Ezzy: Picture Igor Lysyj from the Moscow open 2012

http://chess-news.ru/en/sites/defau...

Feb-15-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Congratz for winning Moscow Open 2012!
Feb-15-12  wordfunph: GM Igor Lysyj --- Moscow Open 2012 Champion!

congratulations..

btw, how do you pronounce Lysyj?

Apr-03-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  Domdaniel: <btw, how do you pronounce Lysyj?> "Lee-see" is close enough...
Dec-02-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Congrats to Lysyj for beating Karjakin with black (Karjakin vs I Lysyj, 2014) today. He now leads the Russian Superfinals (2014) by half a point, and his live rating is also at 2700.
Dec-07-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Congrats to Igor Lysyj for winning the Russian Superfinals (2014). He finished with 5.5/9 (+4,-2,=3), half a point ahead of Jakovenko.

Lysyj also gained 13.7 points this tournament to rise to 2699.7, which will be rounded to 2700 (assuming he doesn't compete again this month).

Aug-16-16  cro777: Another chess wedding.

GM Igor Lysyj and WFM Ludmila Figura just married:

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Cp_K5x6...

Aug-17-16  offramp: <cro777: Another chess wedding. GM Igor Lysyj and WFM Ludmila Figura just married:

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Cp_K5x6...

That's called Lysyj szyzygy.

Jan-01-19  siggemannen: Interesting pairing.
Lysyj means "bald" i Russian, while Figura can mean a (chess)-figure

Bless them anyway!

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