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Nukhim N Rashkovsky
N Rashkovsky 
Number of games in database: 601
Years covered: 1963 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2446 (2416 rapid, 2486 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2530

Overall record: +141 -124 =323 (51.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 13 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (41) 
    D02 A46 E10 E00 A41
 Queen's Indian (34) 
    E17 E14 E15 E12 E13
 Slav (25) 
    D14 D12 D11 D18 D15
 English, 1 c4 c5 (23) 
    A31 A32 A37 A34 A36
 Grunfeld (23) 
    D86 D85 D87 D79 D78
 King's Indian (23) 
    E73 E97 E98 E95 E94
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (96) 
    B90 B92 B93 B96 B52
 Sicilian Najdorf (58) 
    B90 B92 B93 B96 B95
 Nimzo Indian (34) 
    E40 E32 E30 E42 E24
 King's Indian (34) 
    E63 E94 E82 E91 E60
 Bogo Indian (31) 
 Queen's Pawn Game (12) 
    A46 E00 A41 A45
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Kupreichik vs N Rashkovsky, 1986 0-1
   Kasparov vs N Rashkovsky, 1979 1/2-1/2
   N Rashkovsky vs Smyslov, 1973 1/2-1/2
   N Rashkovsky vs Tseshkovsky, 1980 1/2-1/2
   N Rashkovsky vs Bronstein, 1982 1/2-1/2
   Tal vs N Rashkovsky, 1973 1/2-1/2
   N Rashkovsky vs Karpov, 1976 1/2-1/2
   Petrosian vs N Rashkovsky, 1974 0-1
   N Rashkovsky vs Beliavsky, 1979 1-0
   N Rashkovsky vs A Kosikov, 1978 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Tal Memorial (1992)
   Moscow-ch (1982)
   Chigorin Memorial (1976)
   48th USSR Championship (1980)
   Chigorin Memorial 9th (1973)
   Russian Championship (1995)
   Ubeda op 4th (1999)
   USSR Championship (1972)
   Russian Championship (2000)
   USSR Championship (1991)
   Russian Championship (1996)
   Russian Championship (1998)
   Chigorin Memorial (1999)
   Aeroflot Open (2002)
   21st World Seniors Championship (2011)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   98_D13-D14_Slav Xchange-Variation cxd5 cxd5 by whiteshark

   🏆 Maribor-RUS Friendly
   Mikhalchishin vs N Rashkovsky (Jun-21-19) 1/2-1/2
   N Rashkovsky vs H Melkumyan (Dec-26-18) 0-1, rapid
   A Riazantsev vs N Rashkovsky (Dec-26-18) 1-0, rapid
   Vitaly Gurvich vs N Rashkovsky (Dec-26-18) 1-0, rapid

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(born Apr-18-1946, 75 years old) Russia

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Nukhim Nikolayevich Rashkovsky was born in Sverdlovsk, USSR. Awarded the IM title in 1976 and the GM title 1980, he was joint Moscow Champion in 1982. He was also 1st at Sochi 1979, 3rd= at Kuibyshev 1986 and 2nd= at Vrnjacka Banja 1987. He won the 2007 European Senior Championship. Rashkovsky became a FIDE Senior Trainer in 2012.

In 2008, Rashkovsky was appointed Director of the Urals Chess Academy in Ekaterinburg, a post he no longer holds.

Wikipedia article: Nukhim Rashkovsky

Last updated: 2020-10-18 09:47:18

 page 1 of 30; games 1-25 of 740  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Rashkovsky vs Dzindzichashvili  1-02019639th Soviet Team-ch final AB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
2. Tukmakov vs N Rashkovsky 0-1321966URS-ch sfE40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
3. N Rashkovsky vs Timoscenko  0-1331966URS-chTA07 King's Indian Attack
4. Podgaets vs N Rashkovsky  1-0391967URS-ch U26E99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
5. A Zaitsev vs N Rashkovsky  1-0391970URSE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
6. A Zaitsev vs N Rashkovsky  1-0391970Russian ChampionshipE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
7. Karpov vs N Rashkovsky 1-0701970Russian ChampionshipE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
8. Razuvaev vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½161972URS-ch sfA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
9. N Zilberman vs N Rashkovsky  0-1341972URS-ch sfC22 Center Game
10. Bagirov vs N Rashkovsky  1-0741972USSR ChampionshipA56 Benoni Defense
11. N Rashkovsky vs Furman  ½-½181972USSR ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
12. K Grigorian vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½121972USSR ChampionshipD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. N Rashkovsky vs Tukmakov  0-1461972USSR ChampionshipA16 English
14. Tal vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½441972USSR ChampionshipE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
15. N Rashkovsky vs Shamkovich  0-1401972USSR ChampionshipB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
16. Gufeld vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½551972USSR ChampionshipB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
17. N Rashkovsky vs Bronstein ½-½511972USSR ChampionshipB02 Alekhine's Defense
18. Alburt vs N Rashkovsky 0-1311972USSR ChampionshipA10 English
19. N Rashkovsky vs V S Zhidkov  1-0611972USSR ChampionshipD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
20. V Zilberstein vs N Rashkovsky  ½-½221972USSR ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
21. N Rashkovsky vs Vasiukov  ½-½421972USSR ChampionshipE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
22. Dzindzichashvili vs N Rashkovsky 1-0471972USSR ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
23. N Rashkovsky vs A Kapengut  ½-½421972USSR ChampionshipA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
24. Savon vs N Rashkovsky  1-0421972USSR ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
25. N Rashkovsky vs Kholmov  ½-½411972USSR ChampionshipE17 Queen's Indian
 page 1 of 30; games 1-25 of 740  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-01-03  refutor: this guy has the best first name in chess ;)
Nov-22-05  KingG: LOL
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: Duke Nuke 'em.
Nov-22-05  EmperorAtahualpa: <WannaBe> Wasn't that a computer game once?
Mar-01-06  yoozum: <<WannaBe> Wasn't that a computer game once?>

And a great one at that.

Even though I haven't played it for about ten years, I still remember the cheat codes.

Apr-18-08  BIDMONFA: Nukhim Rashkovsky


Apr-18-08  lentil: re: BIDMONFA. Isn't it sad how the name doesn't match the face?
Apr-18-08  DarthStapler: Someone beat me to the Duke Nukhim pun
Apr-19-08  Resignation Trap: Here's a recent photo of Rashkovsky, in the role of trainer for the victorious team "Ural" in the recent Russian Club event: .
Dec-27-08  ILikeFruits: dn...
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  wordfunph: <Resignation Trap> thanks for the pic of GM Rashkovsky..i'm collecting pics of all GMs.

Happy Birthday GM Nukhim Rashkovsky!

May-16-09  myschkin: . . .


Apr-18-11  DarthStapler: Duke Nukem Forever is finally going to come out
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: he does have a cool name & he beat kupreichik & got draws vs kasparov, karpov & bronstein, & became a GM so he definitely knows what he's doing. unfortunately it looks like he has retired b/c their aren't any games in the database after 2007. he also won the 2007 European Senior Championship so he should still compete in it. he would probably still be a threat to win it! the last games of his in the cg database r from that tourney so i guess he wanted to end his career on a good note.
Apr-18-15  waustad: He played in a rapid tournament as recently as March 2015. It was his first rated play in about 2 years.
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: Happy birthday to GM Rashkovsky!
<waustad> Really? That's good to hear that he's still playing in tournaments!
Apr-18-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Duke Nukhim.
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Did he beat the pawnbroker?

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