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Evgenij Ermenkov
Number of games in database: 457
Years covered: 1969 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2378 (2404 rapid, 2365 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2500

Overall record: +141 -116 =200 (52.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (83) 
    B90 B43 B42 B84 B56
 Ruy Lopez (18) 
    C85 C77 C84 C96 C65
 Caro-Kann (15) 
    B18 B10 B17 B12 B16
 Sicilian Najdorf (15) 
    B90 B93 B92 B99
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (14) 
    C85 C84 C97 C95 C96
 King's Indian (14) 
    E70 E95 E99 E60 E98
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (69) 
    B84 B67 B50 B89 B82
 King's Indian (33) 
    E91 E67 E92 E62 E70
 Queen's Pawn Game (23) 
    A41 A40 A45 E10 A46
 Sicilian Scheveningen (18) 
    B84 B80 B82 B85 B83
 Modern Benoni (13) 
    A57 A56 A61 A64 A78
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (12) 
    B67 B60 B61 B63
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Ermenkov vs Sagalchik, 1991 1-0
   Ermenkov vs S Hmadi, 1985 1-0
   O de la Riva Aguado vs Ermenkov, 2008 1/2-1/2
   Hort vs Ermenkov, 1985 0-1
   A Ornstein vs Ermenkov, 1981 0-1
   Ermenkov vs Adorjan, 1981 1-0
   Ermenkov vs P Ostojic, 1977 1-0
   Ermenkov vs M S Lupu, 1989 1/2-1/2
   P van Hoolandt vs Ermenkov, 2006 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Lone Pine (1980)
   Miskolc (1990)
   Calvia Olympiad (2004)
   Dubai op (2001)
   Vratsa Zonal (1975)
   Jurmala (1978)
   Riga (1981)
   13th European Individual Senior Championship (2013)
   Turin Olympiad (2006)
   XXII Reykjavik Open (2006)
   Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)
   Valletta Olympiad (1980)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)
   Novi Sad Olympiad (1990)
   European Championship (2001)

   🏆 XXX Belgrade Trophy
   D Milanovic vs Ermenkov (Nov-28-16) 1-0
   V Karasev vs Ermenkov (Mar-19-13) 1/2-1/2
   Ermenkov vs M Berkovich (Mar-18-13) 1/2-1/2
   I Radulov vs Ermenkov (Mar-17-13) 0-1
   Ermenkov vs Tseitlin (Mar-16-13) 0-1

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(born Sep-29-1949, 72 years old) Bulgaria

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Evgenij Petkov Ermenkov was born in Sofia, Bulgaria. He was awarded the IM title in 1974 and the GM title in 1977. Bulgarian Champion in 1973, 1975 (after a play-off), 1976, 1979 (after a play-off) and 1984 (jointly). He was 4th at Prague in 1985 and lead the Bulgarian Olympiad teams in 1978 and 1980.

Wikipedia article: Evgenij Ermenkov

 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 510  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Rogoff vs Ermenkov 0-1401969Wch U20 fin-BB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
2. Ermenkov vs N Craske  1-0381969Wch U20 fin-BE14 Queen's Indian
3. G Makropoulos vs Ermenkov  0-1481969Wch U20 prel-FA07 King's Indian Attack
4. Vogt vs Ermenkov  ½-½241969Wch U20 prel-FB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
5. Ermenkov vs J Krotki  1-0161969Wch U20 fin-BC10 French
6. Ermenkov vs E Torre  0-1381969Wch U20 fin-BE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
7. E M Green vs Ermenkov  0-1311969Wch U20 fin-BA10 English
8. Ermenkov vs S Bouaziz  ½-½211969Wch U20 fin-BE98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
9. Ermenkov vs K Payrhuber  ½-½311969Wch U20 fin-BB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
10. L Ogaard vs Ermenkov  ½-½1101969Wch U20 fin-BA04 Reti Opening
11. A H Williams vs Ermenkov  0-1301969Wch U20 fin-BB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
12. Ermenkov vs J Seret  0-1351969Wch U20 prel-FD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
13. L Ogaard vs Ermenkov  ½-½541969Wch U20 prel-FA76 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8
14. Ermenkov vs J Diaz Diaz  ½-½611969Wch U20 prel-FA15 English
15. Ermenkov vs J Kristiansen  1-0271969Wch U20 fin-BB23 Sicilian, Closed
16. G Ligterink vs Ermenkov  ½-½191969Wch U20 fin-BD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
17. Ermenkov vs J Barle  1-0351970EU-ch U20 fin-AC77 Ruy Lopez
18. J Barle vs Ermenkov  1-0621970EU-ch U20 qualE92 King's Indian
19. Ermenkov vs Gindev  1-0611970Varna Juniors-02D51 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. Ermenkov vs N Minev  ½-½201971BUL-ch 24thB56 Sicilian
21. Ermenkov vs S Bonchev 1-0281972BUL-chB89 Sicilian
22. Suba vs Ermenkov 0-1751972W-ch Student Team Final-AA16 English
23. Ermenkov vs Smejkal  ½-½181972Rubinstein Memorial 10thC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
24. Vasiukov vs Ermenkov 1-0411972Rubinstein Memorial 10thB53 Sicilian
25. Myagmarsuren vs Ermenkov  0-1541972Rubinstein Memorial 10thB10 Caro-Kann
 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 510  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-16-04  WMD: Bulgarian GM Ermenkov is playing for Palestine in the Calvia Chess Olympiad.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: Evgenij Petkov Ermenkov
Born 29th September 1949 in Sofia
Awarded the IM title in 1974 and the GM title in 1977. He was Bulgarian champion in 1973, 1975 (after playoff), 1976, 1979 (after playoff) and 1984 (joint).
Nov-18-05  atripodi: Anyone know the specifics on his decision to play for Palestine?
Apr-09-06  AlexandraThess: Money!
May-08-06  ChessVip: he is the trainer for palestine chess team. I see a picture of him like a trainer in the Dubai 1986 chess olympic!
Sep-29-06  BIDMONFA: Evgenij Ermenkov


Sep-29-09  DarthStapler: Same birthday as me
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Game not in the database:

[Event "?"]
[Site "Plovdiv"]
[Date "1983.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Ermenkov, Evgenij"]
[Black "Grun"]
[Result "1-0"]

1. e4 ♘f6 2. e5 ♘d5 3. d4 d6 4. f4 dxe5 5. fxe5 ♘c6 6. c3 ♗f5 7. ♗d3 ♗xd3 8. ♕xd3 e6 9. ♘f3 ♗e7 10. O-O O-O 11. ♘bd2 ♘b8 12. ♘e4 ♘d7 13. ♘eg5 g6 14. ♕e4 ♔g7 15. c4 ♘b4 16. ♕h4 h5 17. ♕f4 ♕e8 18. ♘e4 ♖g8 19. ♘fg5 ♖f8 20. ♘f6 1-0

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Source: Bill Wall, “500 Alekhine Miniatures”, Chess Enterprises, Moon Township, Pennsylvania, 1994

Sep-29-11  theodor: 4rd, Evgeny; pozelavam ti o6te uspehi, nezavisimo ot bioritmite ti!
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  Diocletian: Happy Birthday, Evgenij Petkov

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