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Yuri Yakovich
Number of games in database: 562
Years covered: 1985 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2526 (2496 rapid, 2403 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2600

Overall record: +163 -101 =280 (55.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 18 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (40) 
    B72 B58 B89 B90 B47
 Nimzo Indian (31) 
    E20 E25 E32 E54 E42
 Queen's Gambit Declined (29) 
    D31 D35 D38 D37 D39
 King's Indian (26) 
    E73 E63 E75 E67 E97
 Grunfeld (18) 
    D81 D84 D85 D82 D96
 Queen's Indian (13) 
    E12 E14 E17
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (103) 
    B33 B31 B30 B43 B25
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (47) 
    D27 D20 D21 D24 D29
 English, 1 c4 e5 (19) 
    A28 A20 A22 A29
 Reti System (14) 
    A06 A04
 Queen's Gambit Declined (14) 
    D39 D31 D30 D35
 Nimzo Indian (12) 
    E32 E21 E25 E29 E20
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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?]
   Moscow Open (2007)
   Isle of Man Masters (2007)
   Koge Open (1997)
   Russian Championship (1994)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
   USSR Championship (1991)
   GMA World Cup Open (1988)
   Petrov Memorial Open (1994)
   Russian Championship (1995)
   Dubai op (2001)
   European Championship (2000)
   Russian Championship (2000)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2005)
   European Championship (2007)
   European Championship (2011)

   🏆 Kurnosov Mem Rapid
   Yakovich vs P Ponkratov (Sep-07-19) 0-1, 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
   V Malakhov vs Yakovich (May-05-16) 1/2-1/2

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(born Nov-30-1962, 59 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 25; games 1-25 of 610  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Yakovich vs Bareev  1-0371985USSRC05 French, Tarrasch
2. Yakovich vs Vyzmanavin  0-1251985URS-ch sfB42 Sicilian, Kan
3. Chiburdanidze vs Yakovich  0-1301985URS-ch sfC53 Giuoco Piano
4. Yakovich vs Pigusov 1-0251985URS-ch sfB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. M Sorokin vs Yakovich  0-1401985URS-ch sfC78 Ruy Lopez
6. Yakovich vs Machulsky  ½-½671985URS-ch sfC05 French, Tarrasch
7. Chekhov vs Yakovich  1-0421985URS-ch FL53D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
8. Yakovich vs Pigusov  ½-½311985URS-ch FL53B36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
9. Yakovich vs V Eingorn ½-½301985URS-ch FL53C07 French, Tarrasch
10. Yakovich vs Zaichik  ½-½151985URS-ch FL53E10 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Yakovich vs Lerner  ½-½391985URS-ch FL53B58 Sicilian
12. Psakhis vs Yakovich  ½-½311985URS-ch FL53A06 Reti Opening
13. Yakovich vs Podgaets  ½-½191985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
14. Yakovich vs E Ubilava  ½-½171985URS-ch FL53B56 Sicilian
15. Yakovich vs Kuzmin  1-0761985URS-ch FL53B72 Sicilian, Dragon
16. Yakovich vs Rozentalis  ½-½271985URS-ch FL53C47 Four Knights
17. Kupreichik vs Yakovich  ½-½381986URS-ch FL54C78 Ruy Lopez
18. Glek vs Yakovich  0-1441986URS-ch U20D21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
19. Yakovich vs Ivanchuk  ½-½191986URS-ch U20B01 Scandinavian
20. Yermolinsky vs Yakovich  1-0401986URS-ch FL54A09 Reti Opening
21. Yakovich vs A N Panchenko  ½-½211986URS-ch otborB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
22. Yakovich vs Dreev  ½-½321986URS-ch U20A13 English
23. Yakovich vs Khalifman  ½-½371986URS-ch FL54B72 Sicilian, Dragon
24. Yakovich vs Mikhalchishin  ½-½261986URS-ch FL54C55 Two Knights Defense
25. Yakovich vs Khalifman  ½-½131986URSB58 Sicilian
 page 1 of 25; games 1-25 of 610  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.
Premium Chessgames Member
  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?
Premium Chessgames Member
  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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