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Russian Championship Tournament

Alexander Motylev6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Alexander Lastin6.5/9(+4 -0 =5)[games]
Andrei Kharlov6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Konstantin Chernyshov5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Vladimir Malakhov5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Evgeny Pigusov5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
Maxim Turov5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
Pavel Smirnov5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Vladimir Epishin5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Valentin Arbakov5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
Evgeny Najer5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
Sergey Ionov5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Alexander Galkin5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Alexei Bezgodov5.5/9(+2 -0 =7)[games]
Mikhail Kobalia5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Vladimir Burmakin5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Alexander Volzhin5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Alexander Vaulin5.5/9(+4 -2 =3)[games]
Konstantin Aseev5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Sergey Volkov5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Sergei Shipov5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Yuri Balashov5/9(+2 -1 =6)[games]
Semen I Dvoirys5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Alexei Iljushin5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Dmitry Jakovenko5/9(+1 -0 =8)[games]
Marat Makarov5/9(+3 -2 =4)[games]
Alexander Rustemov4.5/9(+4 -4 =1)[games]
Andrey Shariyazdanov4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Sergey Dolmatov4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Ildar Ibragimov4.5/9(+1 -1 =7)[games]
Yuri Yakovich4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Nikolai Pushkov4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
* (60 players total; 28 players not shown. Click here for longer list.) Chess Event Description
Russian Championship (2001)

The 54th Russian Championship tournament was a 60-player 9-round Swiss held in Elista, Russia, 30 April - 8 May 2001. Time control: 75 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 15 more minutes to the end of the game, with 30 seconds added per move from move 1. Announced prize fund: USD 30.000. Games started at 4 pm local time. Chief arbiter: Arkady Vasiliev. Number of games played: 270.

Alexander Motylev won on tiebreak ahead of Lastin, both with 6.5/9. Kharlov was 3rd with 6/9. The top 17 players (by truncated Buchholz score for those with 5.5 points) qualified for participation in the European Championship (2001).


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 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 270  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Yakovich vs D Frolov  ½-½422001Russian ChampionshipD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
2. A Bezgodov vs B Shovunov 1-0242001Russian ChampionshipB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
3. A Vaulin vs I Korobov 1-0352001Russian ChampionshipA81 Dutch
4. K Chernyshov vs A Utnasunov  1-0322001Russian ChampionshipA16 English
5. V Burmakin vs S Shipov  ½-½182001Russian ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
6. Kharlov vs A Timofeev  1-0442001Russian ChampionshipD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
7. Jakovenko vs Filippov  1-0292001Russian ChampionshipB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
8. A Lastin vs A Lugovoi  1-0612001Russian ChampionshipD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
9. Potkin vs A Rustemov  0-1412001Russian ChampionshipC07 French, Tarrasch
10. V Malakhov vs Makarov  ½-½412001Russian ChampionshipB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
11. P Smirnov vs Motylev  0-1212001Russian ChampionshipD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
12. E Najer vs A Riazantsev  ½-½202001Russian ChampionshipA40 Queen's Pawn Game
13. S Ionov vs A Shariyazdanov  1-0582001Russian ChampionshipB32 Sicilian
14. M Kobalia vs V Loginov  ½-½202001Russian ChampionshipE20 Nimzo-Indian
15. A Belozerov vs Dolmatov  ½-½242001Russian ChampionshipE92 King's Indian
16. A Galkin vs V Arbakov  0-1322001Russian ChampionshipB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. A Potapov vs Pigusov  0-1552001Russian ChampionshipE20 Nimzo-Indian
18. Balashov vs I Zakharevich  ½-½232001Russian ChampionshipA48 King's Indian
19. V Zakhartsov vs Epishin 0-1442001Russian ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
20. I Ibragimov vs E Inarkiev  ½-½302001Russian ChampionshipA15 English
21. S Beshukov vs K Aseev  1-0372001Russian ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
22. V Baikov vs Sveshnikov  ½-½272001Russian ChampionshipD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
23. Dvoirys vs V Bachin 1-0212001Russian ChampionshipB07 Pirc
24. Tomashevsky vs N Pushkov  ½-½372001Russian ChampionshipA12 English with b3
25. S Volkov vs A Karpatchev  ½-½182001Russian ChampionshipD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
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