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Yuri Yakovich
Number of games in database: 656
Years covered: 1985 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2526 (2496 rapid, 2403 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2600

Overall record: +193 -121 =320 (55.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 22 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (51) 
    B72 B23 B58 B89 B90
 Nimzo Indian (34) 
    E20 E25 E32 E39 E54
 King's Indian (30) 
    E73 E75 E63 E94 E62
 Queen's Gambit Declined (29) 
    D31 D35 D38 D37 D30
 Grunfeld (21) 
    D81 D85 D82 D96 D84
 Semi-Slav (15) 
    D47 D45 D43 D46
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (116) 
    B33 B31 B30 B43 B25
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (63) 
    D27 D20 D21 D24 D29
 English, 1 c4 e5 (23) 
    A28 A20 A22 A29
 Reti System (16) 
    A06 A04
 Queen's Gambit Declined (16) 
    D39 D31 D30 D35
 Semi-Slav (13) 
    D45 D44 D47 D48
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Yakovich vs Bronstein, 1994 1-0
   C Crouch vs Yakovich, 2001 0-1
   R Hasangatin vs Yakovich, 2002 0-1
   Yakovich vs Geller, 1995 1-0
   Yakovich vs S Dyachkov, 1998 1-0
   Yakovich vs G Giorgadze, 1996 1-0
   Yakovich vs Balashov, 1993 1-0
   Yakovich vs Naiditsch, 2007 1-0
   Yakovich vs V Vorotnikov, 2007 1-0
   Yakovich vs Tseshkovsky, 1986 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Leeuwarden Open (1993)
   Koge Open (1997)
   Isle of Man Masters (2007)
   RSFSR Championship (1988)
   Moscow Open (2007)
   Russian Championship (1994)
   European Championship (2000)
   GMA World Cup Open (1988)
   Russian Championship (1995)
   USSR Championship (1991)
   Russian Championship (2000)
   Dubai Open (2001)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2005)
   European Championship (2007)
   European Championship (2011)

   🏆 Kurnosov Mem Rapid
   Yakovich vs P Ponkratov (Sep-07-19) 0-1, rapid
   S Lobanov vs Yakovich (Sep-07-19) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   Yakovich vs G Oparin (Sep-07-18) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   Yakovich vs V Malakhov (May-10-16) 0-1
   Yakovich vs M Rodshtein (May-07-16) 0-1

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(born Nov-30-1962, 60 years old) Russia

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Yuri Rafailovich Yakovich is a Grandmaster and FIDE Senior Trainer.

Wikipedia article: Yuri Yakovich

Last updated: 2020-12-11 13:54:05

 page 1 of 29; games 1-25 of 720  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Chiburdanidze vs Yakovich  ½-½301985URS-ch semifinal Tolyatti+C53 Giuoco Piano
2. Yakovich vs Vyzmanavin  ½-½251985URS-ch semifinal TolyattiB42 Sicilian, Kan
3. Yakovich vs Bareev  1-0391985URS-ch semifinal TolyattiC05 French, Tarrasch
4. Yakovich vs A Machulsky  ½-½671985URS-ch semifinal TolyattiC05 French, Tarrasch
5. Yakovich vs Pigusov  0-1251985URS-ch semifinal TolyattiB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. S Kiselev vs Yakovich  0-1431985URS-ch semifinal TolyattiD28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
7. M Sorokin vs Yakovich  0-1401985URS-ch semifinal TolyattiC78 Ruy Lopez
8. Kengis vs Yakovich  1-0241985URS-ch semifinal TolyattiA09 Reti Opening
9. Yakovich vs Pigusov  ½-½311985URS-ch53 First League KharkivB36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
10. I Novikov vs Yakovich  0-1221985URS-ch53 First League KharkivD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
11. B Gurgenidze vs Yakovich  0-1321985URS-ch53 First League KharkivC77 Ruy Lopez
12. Dvoirys vs Yakovich  1-0381985URS-ch53 First League KharkivC78 Ruy Lopez
13. Yakovich vs Rozentalis  ½-½271985URS-ch53 First League KharkivC47 Four Knights
14. Lputian vs Yakovich  1-0441985URS-ch53 First League KharkivA09 Reti Opening
15. Yakovich vs K Lerner  ½-½391985URS-ch53 First League KharkivB58 Sicilian
16. Yakovich vs E Ubilava  ½-½171985URS-ch53 First League KharkivB56 Sicilian
17. Y Dokhoian vs Yakovich  ½-½351985URS-ch53 First League KharkivD23 Queen's Gambit Accepted
18. Yakovich vs V Eingorn ½-½301985URS-ch53 First League KharkivC07 French, Tarrasch
19. Bareev vs Yakovich  0-1461985URS-ch53 First League KharkivA06 Reti Opening
20. Dolmatov vs Yakovich  ½-½261985URS-ch53 First League KharkivD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
21. Psakhis vs Yakovich  ½-½311985URS-ch53 First League KharkivA06 Reti Opening
22. Yakovich vs G Kuzmin  1-0761985URS-ch53 First League KharkivB72 Sicilian, Dragon
23. Chekhov vs Yakovich  1-0421985URS-ch53 First League KharkivD29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
24. Yakovich vs G Zaichik  ½-½151985URS-ch53 First League KharkivE10 Queen's Pawn Game
25. Yakovich vs Podgaets  ½-½191985URS-ch53 First League KharkivC47 Four Knights
 page 1 of 29; games 1-25 of 720  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-15-07  BIDMONFA: Yuri Yakovich


May-02-07  masterwojtek: Go Yuri!! Awesome game by an awesome chess player!
Sep-26-07  pawnofdoom: This guy deserves a biography! He can beat Kramnik and made it to the 2600's too.
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  Eric Schiller: Yes, a very good player. His loss to me was just a blunder, don't hold it against him.
May-10-09  Hesam7: Does anyone own his "PLAY THE 4 f3 NIMZO-INDIAN" ? If so what do you think of the book?
Mar-13-11  wordfunph: GM Yuri Yakovich is the author of the book "Sicilian Attacks - Powerful Charges & Typical Tactics"..

Mar-21-11  Marmot PFL: The cover is in very poor taste.
Nov-30-12  brankat: Happy Birthday Yuri!
Premium Chessgames Member
  blazerdoodle: Cool cover, Yuri, lol.

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