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Vladimir Georgiev
V Georgiev 
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Number of games in database: 696
Years covered: 1991 to 2023
Last FIDE rating: 2461 (2535 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2592
Overall record: +277 -151 =264 (59.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 4 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (41) 
    E43 E41 E48 E29 E54
 Queen's Pawn Game (39) 
    A45 D02 D00 A46 A50
 King's Indian (38) 
    E77 E71 E70 E92 E90
 Slav (36) 
    D10 D11 D14 D13 D12
 English, 1 c4 e5 (19) 
    A20 A25 A22 A23 A21
 Grunfeld (19) 
    D91 D85 D86 D87 D96
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (59) 
    B32 B31 B22 B30 B56
 Ruy Lopez (56) 
    C78 C69 C77 C70 C92
 Slav (37) 
    D15 D10 D11 D12 D13
 Semi-Slav (28) 
    D45 D43 D44 D49
 Queen's Pawn Game (27) 
    A46 A45 A41 D04 D02
 King's Indian (26) 
    E62 E97 E92 E99 E90
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   V Georgiev vs V Petko, 2002 1-0
   S Strating vs V Georgiev, 2000 0-1
   J Ivanov vs V Georgiev, 2000 0-1
   V Georgiev vs Spoelman, 2005 1-0
   V Sakalauskas vs V Georgiev, 1999 1/2-1/2
   V Georgiev vs R Goletiani, 2005 1-0
   N Ristic vs V Georgiev, 2001 0-1
   A Summerscale vs V Georgiev, 1999 1/2-1/2
   J Wempe vs V Georgiev, 2005 0-1
   S Kasparov vs V Georgiev, 2009 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Corus Group C (2005)
   Turin Open (2000)
   Festival Ducale Open-A (2001)
   Acropolis Tournament (2006)
   Dutch Open (2011)
   Bulgarian Open (2011)
   Isle of Man Masters (2007)
   Calvia Olympiad (2004)
   World Junior Championship (1995)
   Bundesliga 2000/01 (2000)
   Wichern Open (1999)
   Bundesliga 1998/99 (1998)
   European Championship (2007)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (2010)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2005 Corus (group C) by gauer
   Corus Group C 2005 by Tabanus

   🏆 Robert Byrne Mem IM
   S Homa vs V Georgiev (Jan-18-23) 0-1
   V Georgiev vs Naomi Bashkansky (Feb-27-19) 1-0, rapid
   T L Petrosian vs V Georgiev (Feb-27-19) 1-0, rapid
   V Georgiev vs Mikhalevski (Feb-27-19) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   G Orlov vs V Georgiev (Feb-27-19) 1-0, rapid

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(born Aug-27-1975, 48 years old) Bulgaria (federation/nationality Macedonia)

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IM in 1994, GM in 2000. ICC: gmvladko. Champion of Bulgaria in 1995, of Macedonia in 2007. He is also a FIDE Senior Trainer (2014).

Wikipedia article: Vladimir Georgiev (chess player)

Last updated: 2019-01-26 04:50:08

 page 1 of 28; games 1-25 of 696  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Hall vs V Georgiev  1-0391991Hallsberg opA45 Queen's Pawn Game
2. V Georgiev vs E Hermansson  1-0411991Hallsberg opB08 Pirc, Classical
3. V Georgiev vs P Sjodahl  1-0401991Hallsberg opC18 French, Winawer
4. V Georgiev vs K Arkell 0-1491992Cappelle op 8thB12 Caro-Kann Defense
5. V Georgiev vs S T Ansell  1-0131992Wch U18C01 French, Exchange
6. M Santos vs V Georgiev  0-1231992Wch U18B32 Sicilian
7. D Kumaran vs V Georgiev  1-0231992Wch U18A42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
8. C Aghamaliyev vs V Georgiev  ½-½551992Wch U18A46 Queen's Pawn Game
9. V Georgiev vs P Kotsur  ½-½561992Wch U18E99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
10. V Georgiev vs D Sharavdorj  1-0381992Wch U18E99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
11. V Georgiev vs R Berzinsh  0-1471992Wch U18C47 Four Knights
12. C Gabriel vs V Georgiev  ½-½281992Wch U18E97 King's Indian
13. S Bjornsson vs V Georgiev  0-1581992Wch U18B60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
14. Sakaev vs V Georgiev  1-0411992Wch U18A41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
15. V Georgiev vs A Istratescu  ½-½211992Wch U18B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
16. E Dervishi vs V Georgiev  1-0331993Balkaniad-BoysB32 Sicilian
17. V Georgiev vs E Dervishi  ½-½421993Balkaniad-BoysC47 Four Knights
18. V Georgiev vs G Vescovi  ½-½291994Wch U20B70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
19. S Polgar vs V Georgiev  0-1451994Wch U20B32 Sicilian
20. V Georgiev vs H A Gretarsson  0-1441994Wch U20C52 Evans Gambit
21. V Georgiev vs E Dervishi  0-145199425th Balkaniad (boys)C45 Scotch Game
22. V Georgiev vs A Musat  ½-½34199425th Balkaniad (boys)C51 Evans Gambit
23. A Kovacevic vs V Georgiev  0-133199425th Balkaniad (boys)B32 Sicilian
24. G Minchev vs V Georgiev  1-0511994TCh-BULC46 Three Knights
25. V Georgiev vs T Markowski  0-1441995Odorheiu Secuiesc ztB07 Pirc
 page 1 of 28; games 1-25 of 696  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-13-04  uzeromay: He is the coach of Antoaneta Stefanova.
Jan-30-05  InfinityCircuit: Congrats to Georgiev, winner of Corus Group C! He outplayed two players, Korotylev, and Alekseev, with significantly higher ratings, to win the "gold"

As a sidenote, why do people feel inclined to post which males coach which females?

Jan-31-05  lejla: Congratulations Vladimir! Impressive, best score considering A-B-C group and not a single game lost!
Jun-06-05  Knight13: I saw this guy at Kentucky Open last weekend. He won the tournament with 4.5/5.
Nov-13-05  MUG: This guy has almost 20 'grandmaster draws' on the database! (approx 25% of all his draws). This must be a record?!

Check out his Slav! You know you can put your coat back on if he plays 2...c6 against you!!

Nov-13-05  azaris: Does this bother you? Most chess players would kill to have a variation they could play as Black when they "just need to draw this one game".
Nov-13-05  MUG: Doesn't bother me at all. I just found it an interesting obsevation. It suggests to me that Georgiev may suffer from lack of confidence or motivation. Why else would he so readily accept draws from weaker players so often?!

Mar-18-06  BIDMONFA: Vladimir Georgiev

GEORGIEV, Vladimir

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  Tabanus: Probably some of the games are by IM Veselin Georgiev.
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  Tabanus: GM Vladimir Georgiev, Bulgaria, born 27 August 1975. Now rated 2575,

IM in 1994, GM in 2000. Rated 2596 in Oct. 2003. ICC: gmvladko

Champion of Bulgaria 1995, Macedonia 2007.



Biographies: (English) (Polish)

Pictures: (by Fred Lucas)

Third place today the Balkan GP or "BAR 2010":

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  Tabanus: Placed 2nd in Kristiansund Grand Prix (Norway) 26-29 August 2010:

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  Penguincw: Happy 39th birthday to GM Vladimir Georgiev.
Jan-06-20  Cibator: Looks like this guy is set to be the (only) Player Of The Year .... four days in a row now, and counting.
Jan-07-20  Czx: Ah yes--the Flying Dutchman of chess.
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  Messiah: Congratulations for being The Player Of The Decade in! ;)
Jan-08-20  Cibator: Punxsatawney Vlad. (And that's my last word on the subject.)
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  Check It Out: It's like deja vu all over again.
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  moronovich: <Check It Out: It's like deja vu all over again.>

HavenĀ“t you said that before ?

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  perfidious: <moronovich>, the response to many a question posed during the Watergate hearings is which <CIO> could fall back on, if nothing better comes to mind:

<I do not recall>

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  moronovich: Good one <perfidious> And so true.

In my country we sometimes call it "Carte Blanche" or "Rubber Check" :)

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