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Mikhailo Oleksienko
Number of games in database: 288
Years covered: 2001 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2585 (2529 rapid, 2533 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2643

Overall record: +111 -49 =120 (61.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 8 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (56) 
    B56 B32 B47 B92 B84
 Ruy Lopez (21) 
    C69 C67 C65 C68 C78
 Caro-Kann (11) 
    B12 B15
 French Defense (11) 
    C07 C03 C05 C09 C04
 French Tarrasch (10) 
    C07 C05 C03 C09 C04
 Sicilian Najdorf (10) 
    B92 B90 B96 B91
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (36) 
    B51 B42 B31 B33 B40
 Slav (18) 
    D17 D10 D19 D11 D15
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E46 E39 E21 E32 E26
 Modern Benoni (11) 
    A65 A58 A79 A70 A67
 English, 1 c4 c5 (8) 
    A35 A37 A33 A30 A31
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A46 E00 D02 A50 A41
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Fedorchuk vs M Oleksienko, 2004 0-1
   M Oleksienko vs N Grandelius, 2009 1-0
   M Oleksienko vs Kuzubov, 2005 1-0
   I Saric vs M Oleksienko, 2014 0-1
   J Tihonov vs M Oleksienko, 2017 0-1
   M Oleksienko vs Tiviakov, 2014 1-0
   M Oleksienko vs A H T dos Santos Fier, 2017 1/2-1/2
   I Saeed vs M Oleksienko, 2017 1/2-1/2
   Arencibia Rodriguez vs M Oleksienko, 2015 0-1
   M Oleksienko vs Axel Smith, 2010 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Kolkata Open (2012)
   Dubai Open (2017)
   Longtou Cup (2019)
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   Cappelle la Grande (2007)
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   European Individual Championship (2010)
   Reykjavik Open (2009)
   Reykjavik Open (2013)
   Bundesliga 2017/18 (2017)
   European Individual Chess Championship (2017)
   European Individual Championship (2016)
   European Individual Championship (2014)
   Abu Dhabi Masters (2016)

   🏆 Banter Blitz Cup
   M Oleksienko vs A Galkin (Oct-01-19) 1-0, blitz
   M Oleksienko vs Li Tian Yeoh (Aug-06-19) 1/2-1/2
   Lagno vs M Oleksienko (Aug-05-19) 1/2-1/2
   M Oleksienko vs T Batchuluun (Aug-04-19) 1/2-1/2
   Jiner Zhu vs M Oleksienko (Aug-03-19) 0-1

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(born Sep-30-1986, 34 years old) Ukraine

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International Master (2002); Grandmaster (2005); FIDE Trainer (2015). Ukrainian Champion in 2016.

Grandmaster norms

Oleksienko won his three GM norms at the Vasylyshyn Memorial Tournament (2004) in Ukraine, the Cappelle la Grande (2005) in France, and at the InAUTOmarket Open (2005) in Minsk, Belarus.


<2004> 2nd place with 11.5/15 at the Vasylyshyn Memorial

<2005> 1st place at the Summer Open in Olomouc in 2005, 5th place with 7/9 at the Cappelle la Grande international tournament in France and 4-15th place with 6.5/9 in the InAUTOmarket International Open

<2006> 1st place with 7.5/9 at the Breizh Masters (France), 2nd at the 2006 Pardubice Open and 1st in the Instalplast Tournament 2006 (in Ukraine)

<2007> 1st at the 2007 Breizh Masters (France), 6th place with 7/9 at the Pardubice Open (Czech Republic) and =1st in the 2007 Vasylyshyn Memorial (Ukraine)

<2009> =1st in the 80th Jubilee of Viktor Kart (Ukraine) and 2nd-3rd with 8/12 in the First Saturday (Hungary)

<2010> =1st at Pamplona in 2010, =1st at the XII Open International de Sautron (France)

<2012> Winner with 7.5/9 at the XII Open International de Sautron (France)

<2013> =1st (2nd on tiebreak) at the 2013 Pardubice Open, 2nd at the Reykjavik Chess Club International, =1st at the 20th Abu Dhabi Chess Festival (UAE) and =1st with 7/9 in the ZMDI open in Dresden.

<2014> He placed =1st with 7/9 at the Bronstein Memorial (2014), ultimately placing 3rd on tiebreak behind Baadur Aleksandrovich Jobava and Sergey Fedorchuk.

<2015> First at the 8th Annual K. Asrian Memorial in 2015 with 8/11 on tiebreak ahead of Anton Korobov and Samvel Ter-Sahakyan.


He won the Ukrainian Rapid Chess Championship staged in Lviv in 2014 with 8.5/11.


Oleksienko has been rated above 2600 since September 2013.

References and Sources; Wikipedia article: Mikhailo Oleksienko

Last updated: 2019-04-18 03:24:49

 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 288  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D Kedyk vs M Oleksienko  0-1382001UKR tt U18 3rdB42 Sicilian, Kan
2. M Oleksienko vs I Smirnov  1-0352002UKR-ch U16C42 Petrov Defense
3. M Oleksienko vs D Shmelov  1-0542003UKR-ch sf U18B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
4. Eljanov vs M Oleksienko ½-½38200473rd Ukrainian ChampionshipA79 Benoni, Classical, 11.f3
5. M Oleksienko vs Eljanov  ½-½44200473rd Ukrainian ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
6. S Fedorchuk vs M Oleksienko 0-126200473rd Ukrainian ChampionshipB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
7. M Oleksienko vs S Fedorchuk  ½-½50200473rd Ukrainian ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
8. M Oleksienko vs A Korobov  0-143200473rd Ukrainian ChampionshipB32 Sicilian
9. A Korobov vs M Oleksienko  1-046200473rd Ukrainian ChampionshipA79 Benoni, Classical, 11.f3
10. M Oleksienko vs V Malakhatko  1-0452005Cappelle op 21stC07 French, Tarrasch
11. M Oleksienko vs Kuzubov 1-0362005Ukrainian U20 ChampionshipB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. S Azarov vs M Oleksienko  ½-½392005Czech OpenB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. M Oleksienko vs B Savchenko  1-0582005Czech OpenB32 Sicilian
14. A Kovalev vs M Oleksienko 1-0412005Czech OpenB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
15. M Oleksienko vs N Giffard  1-0222006Cappelle la GrandeB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
16. P Petitcunot vs M Oleksienko  0-1552006Cappelle la GrandeB40 Sicilian
17. A Moiseenko vs M Oleksienko 1-0372006Cappelle la GrandeA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
18. M Oleksienko vs K Spraggett  1-0342006Cappelle la GrandeB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. M Oleksienko vs S Medghoul  1-0582006Cappelle la GrandeC05 French, Tarrasch
20. M Oleksienko vs I Porat  ½-½452006Cappelle la GrandeB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
21. V Colin vs M Oleksienko  0-1282006Cappelle la GrandeE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
22. M Oleksienko vs V Laznicka  1-0242006Czech OpenB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
23. D Smerdon vs M Oleksienko  1-0492007Pardubice OpenE15 Queen's Indian
24. M Guseva vs M Oleksienko  ½-½492007Moscow OpenA58 Benko Gambit
25. M Oleksienko vs N Vafin  1-0532007Moscow OpenC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-13-07  wallytherhino: with the Sicilian Dragon get guy has 3 wins and one draw. I guess he pulls this opening out when he needs some strong play to get past a dangerous opponent.
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  whiteshark: Ukranian GM
Born 1986.09.30

Feb-07-08  BIDMONFA: Mikhailo Oleksienko


Feb-10-10  chessfootball: please visit Mikhailo homepage
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Biographies: (in English) (in Polish)

2nd in San Juan Open (Spain) 26 July - 1 August 2010:

Jan-14-11  althus:

Maybe he started the habit of showing up at tournaments wearing Ukie national shirt... First him, then Ivanchuk at the Olympiad!

Oct-20-13  chessfootball: His best games with comments
Nov-29-13  Jigsaw42: A great commentator.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Congrats to Mikhailo Oleksienko for winning the K. Asrian Memorial with 7/9 (+6,-0,=2) ahead of Anton Korobov and Samvel Ter-Sahakyan on tiebreaks.
Jan-28-17  sonia91: He won the Ukrainian championship in December 2016:
Apr-17-19  dmcfadden: I love his youtube channel. His videos are super-instructive and interesting. Everything he posts is a must watch for me.

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