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Alexey Kuzmin
Number of games in database: 171
Years covered: 1981 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2540 (2530 rapid, 2445 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2588

Overall record: +42 -38 =91 (51.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (10) 
    E81 E87 E88 E62 E92
 Sicilian (10) 
    B90 B45 B93 B32 B65
 Semi-Slav (9) 
    D45 D47 D43
 Queen's Indian (8) 
    E15 E12 E17
 Queen's Gambit Declined (6) 
    D31 D39 D35 D37
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (5) 
    D20 D21
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (43) 
    E63 E97 E64 E73 E77
 Ruy Lopez (18) 
    C78 C92 C99 C91 C84
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (11) 
    C92 C84 C99 C91 C85
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Gallagher vs A Kuzmin, 1995 0-1
   A Kuzmin vs C Seel, 2004 1-0
   A Kuzmin vs Timoshchenko, 1987 1-0
   A Kuzmin vs M Lodhi, 1991 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Moscow-ch (1982)
   Gibraltar Masters (2004)
   Dubai op (2001)
   Cappelle op 17th (2001)
   USSR Championship (1991)
   Russian Championship Higher League St Petersburg (2004)
   GMA World Cup Open (1989)
   6th Dubai Open (2004)

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(born Mar-08-1963, 58 years old) Russia

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Alexey Igorevich Kuzmin is a Grandmaster and FIDE Senior Trainer. Champion of Moscow (1986). He was a second to Anatoly Karpov & worked with the national team of Qatar. Since 2006 he has been working with Alexander Morozevich.

Last updated: 2020-12-11 12:47:36

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 208  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Salov vs A Kuzmin ½-½231981URSE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
2. Ehlvest vs A Kuzmin  1-0631981Bukhara U20E69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
3. A Kuzmin vs A Kremenietsky  0-1391982Moscow ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
4. N Rashkovsky vs A Kuzmin  1-0331982URS-ch sfE73 King's Indian
5. Lutikov vs A Kuzmin  1-0411982Moscow ChampionshipC78 Ruy Lopez
6. A Kuzmin vs N Andrianov  1-0731982Moscow ChampionshipC49 Four Knights
7. A Kuzmin vs Smagin  ½-½191982Moscow ChampionshipC53 Giuoco Piano
8. Antoshin vs A Kuzmin  ½-½191982Moscow ChampionshipE92 King's Indian
9. Makarichev vs A Kuzmin  ½-½291982Moscow ChampionshipC55 Two Knights Defense
10. A Kochyev vs A Kuzmin  ½-½221982URS-ch sfE61 King's Indian
11. B Itkis vs A Kuzmin  ½-½181982URS-ch sfE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
12. A Kuzmin vs Gulko  ½-½141982URS-ch sfB06 Robatsch
13. Gulko vs A Kuzmin  1-0431982Moscow ChampionshipE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
14. A Kuzmin vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½141982Moscow ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
15. A Kuzmin vs B Asanov  ½-½131982URS-ch sfE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
16. Huzman vs A Kuzmin  ½-½151982URS-ch sfE97 King's Indian
17. A Kuzmin vs Vasiukov 0-1261982Moscow ChampionshipC53 Giuoco Piano
18. A Kuzmin vs Savon  ½-½211982Moscow ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
19. A Sokolov vs A Kuzmin  ½-½541982Moscow ChampionshipC78 Ruy Lopez
20. A Kuzmin vs Suetin ½-½121982Moscow ChampionshipB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
21. Bronstein vs A Kuzmin  ½-½171982Moscow ChampionshipE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
22. Timoscenko vs A Kuzmin  ½-½561982URS-ch sfE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
23. A Kuzmin vs Balashov  ½-½451982Moscow ChampionshipC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
24. G Agzamov vs A Kuzmin  1-0221982URS-ch sfE73 King's Indian
25. Averbakh vs A Kuzmin  ½-½611982Moscow ChampionshipE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  WTHarvey: Here are some puzzles from Alexey's games not shown here:
Dec-14-05  joelsontang: he's 1 of the young players found in the book "the younger school of soviet chess"
Dec-14-05  cguerra: yep. he is pretty terrible though
Dec-14-05  dakgootje: Maybe i did suggest it earlier but <> isnt it a good thing to have a picture of the player of the day? :S
Dec-14-05  Trooper2: <cguerra> The guy was rated #47 in the World at one time - he can't be that "terrible" (at least, not to a patzer like me).
Dec-14-05  chesscrazy: If you want a picture of Alexey Kuzmin here is one (at least I think this is him):

Mar-08-06  BIDMONFA: Alexey Kuzmin

KUZMIN, Alexey

May-30-10  hellopolgar: he was Karpov's trainer, he was also Morozevich's trainer.

so ya, he is anything but terrible:P

Premium Chessgames Member
  Fusilli: <trooper2> <hellopolgar> I think you guys are confusing him with Gennadi Kuzmin. This one is Alexey. I never heard of him until today.
Jul-29-17  Eagle41257: No, they aren't:

Alexei Igorevich Kuzmin (born March 8, 1963) is a Russian chess player, grandmaster (1995), senior coach of FIDE (2004). Champion of Moscow (1986).

<He was second to Anatoly Karpov>, worked with the national team of Qatar, since 2006 he has been working with Alexander Morozevich.

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