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Tatiana Kosintseva
T Kosintseva 
Photo by Anastasiya Karlovich, courtesy of chesslib.com.  
Number of games in database: 912
Years covered: 1996 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2475 (2496 rapid, 2506 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2581

Overall record: +297 -163 =280 (59.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 172 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (185) 
    B42 B90 B30 B22 B81
 Ruy Lopez (87) 
    C65 C78 C60 C91 C96
 French Defense (57) 
    C11 C18 C10 C01 C16
 Caro-Kann (41) 
    B12 B18 B13 B14 B17
 French (37) 
    C11 C10 C12
 Sicilian Najdorf (32) 
    B90 B97 B94 B96 B99
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (104) 
    B33 B32 B23 B31 B22
 Ruy Lopez (56) 
    C95 C78 C84 C69 C77
 Nimzo Indian (52) 
    E32 E46 E21 E56 E34
 Queen's Gambit Declined (50) 
    D38 D37 D30 D31 D35
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (32) 
    C95 C84 C90 C91 C92
 Queen's Pawn Game (30) 
    A45 D02 A40 A46 E10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T Kosintseva vs A Galliamova, 2003 1-0
   T Kosintseva vs E Zaiatz, 2009 1-0
   T Kosintseva vs E Danielian, 2007 1-0
   Koneru vs T Kosintseva, 2004 0-1
   N Kosintseva vs T Kosintseva, 2011 1/2-1/2
   T Kosintseva vs A Stefanova, 2011 1-0
   I Krush vs T Kosintseva, 2004 0-1
   T Kosintseva vs Kosteniuk, 2012 1-0
   T Kosintseva vs E Repkova, 2004 1-0
   T Kosintseva vs M Velcheva, 2001 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Russian Championship Superfinal (Women) (2004)
   Bled Olympiad (Women) (2002)
   European Championship (Women) (2007)
   European Championship (Women) (2009)
   European Championship (Women) (2014)
   Women Grand Prix Jermuk (2010)
   European Championship (Women) (2012)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2002)
   European Championship (Women) (2003)
   Turin Olympiad (Women) (2006)
   Russian Championship Superfinal (Women) (2006)
   European Championship (Women) (2004)
   European Championship (Women) (2002)
   European Championship (Women) (2001)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2011)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Tatiana Kosintseva: Selected Games by wanabe2000
   T Kosintseva by clubhouse
   Russian Championship Superfinal (Women) 2006 by Tabanus
   Russian Championship Superfinal (Women) 2008 by Tabanus
   Tatiana Kosintseva by EliseoGoldenRatio

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Women's World Championship Knockout Tournament
   T Kosintseva vs A Galliamova (Mar-21-15) 1/2-1/2
   A Galliamova vs T Kosintseva (Mar-20-15) 1-0
   T Kosintseva vs M A Gomes (Mar-19-15) 0-1, rapid
   M A Gomes vs T Kosintseva (Mar-19-15) 0-1, rapid
   M A Gomes vs T Kosintseva (Mar-19-15) 1-0, blitz

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TATIANA KOSINTSEVA
(born Apr-11-1986, 35 years old) Russia
PRONUNCIATION:
[what is this?]
WIM (2001); WGM (2001); IM (2004); GM(2009).

Tatiana Kosintseva became the Russian Women's Champion in 2004 and won the European Women's Championship in 2007 with a performance rating of 2774. In December 2007, Tatiana won the 57th Russian Women's Chess Championship on Tie-Breaks. In March 2009 she won the European Women's Championship on Tie-Breaks. In March 2012, she came =1st (2nd on tiebreak) at the European Individual Women's Championship (2012) and immediately afterwards scored 9/11 to win the 2012 European Women's Rapid Championship at the same venue. She qualified for the FIDE Knock-out Women's World Championship (2012), and defeated Kazakh WIM Madina Davletbayeva and Hungarian GM Hoang Thanh Trang before losing in the second set of tiebreakers in the third round to her older sister, GM Nadezhda Kosintseva.

Wikipedia article: Tatiana Kosintseva


 page 1 of 37; games 1-25 of 918  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Worek vs T Kosintseva  ½-½601996Wch U10 GirlsC26 Vienna
2. T Kosintseva vs N Pogonina  1-0631997RUS-ch U12 GirlsC42 Petrov Defense
3. T Kosintseva vs M Sebag 0-1281998EU-ch U12 GirlsB01 Scandinavian
4. A Caoili vs T Kosintseva  1-0601998Wch U12 GirlsA87 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation
5. D Skorchenko vs T Kosintseva  0-1722001RUS-ch U18B32 Sicilian
6. T Kosintseva vs A Evdokimov 1-0302001RUS-ch U18B22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. T Kosintseva vs Y Dolzhenkov  1-0712001RUS-ch U18C01 French, Exchange
8. T Kosintseva vs J Prizant ½-½302001RUS-ch U20B22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. T Kosintseva vs Grigoriants  ½-½322001RUS-ch U20B30 Sicilian
10. T Kosintseva vs G Lomakina  1-0412001European Championship (Women)B07 Pirc
11. C Peptan vs T Kosintseva  ½-½922001European Championship (Women)B32 Sicilian
12. T Kosintseva vs O Alexandrova  1-0422001European Championship (Women)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
13. S Prudnikova vs T Kosintseva  1-0512001European Championship (Women)B25 Sicilian, Closed
14. T Kosintseva vs T Stepovaia 1-0622001European Championship (Women)E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
15. Kosteniuk vs T Kosintseva 1-0362001European Championship (Women)B32 Sicilian
16. T Kosintseva vs E Karnaukhova  0-1562001European Championship (Women)C10 French
17. D Blimke-Deren vs T Kosintseva 0-1452001European Championship (Women)B77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
18. T Kosintseva vs N Dzagnidze  0-1312001European Championship (Women)B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
19. S Agrest vs T Kosintseva  0-1612001European Championship (Women)B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
20. T Kosintseva vs M Velcheva 1-0392001European Championship (Women)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
21. T Kosintseva vs E Sperdokli  ½-½572001Wch U20 GirlsB22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. S Meenakshi vs T Kosintseva  0-1862001Wch U20 GirlsA87 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation
23. T Kosintseva vs I Rajlich  ½-½582001Wch U20 GirlsC01 French, Exchange
24. I Charkhalashvili vs T Kosintseva  ½-½272001Wch U20 GirlsA40 Queen's Pawn Game
25. T Kosintseva vs D Kaps  1-0352001Wch U20 GirlsB33 Sicilian
 page 1 of 37; games 1-25 of 918  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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Jan-30-15  schnarre: ...She has a nice smile indeed!
Sep-14-15  The Kings Domain: My Chess crush. :-)
Dec-26-15  zanzibar: Hard to believe we don't have a photo for her on <CG>...

https://www.google.com/search?q=Tat...

All of these photos are PD, and she's in at least 4 of 'em.

Dec-26-15  zanzibar: Read <A more recent photo> in the above.
Dec-26-15  zanzibar: The sisters playing a decisive game in the Russian Women's Ch (Blitz) in 2010:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3A-...

Dec-26-15  waustad: This is one of the better pictures of T Kosi. https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7408/...
Dec-27-15  zanzibar: <waustad> as far as I can tell, a bad one of her doesn't exist.
Dec-27-15  zanzibar: OK, maybe this one:

http://lh3.googleusercontent.com/Ro...

Apr-11-16  waustad: Happy 30th b'day!
Apr-11-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Tatiana Kosintseva.
Apr-11-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: what do the K sisters do for a living, these days?
Apr-12-16  waustad: Nadezhda was a married grad student in Dallas with a young child, last I heard. She still plays fairly often in the USA. Tatiana's last rated games were almost a year ago. I noticed that after one year of inactivity that a player is no longer considered active by FIDE, since Eva Moser dropped off the list this month after not having any rated games posted since last April. Tatiana has none since May, so she'll probably be off the top female lists next posting.
Jul-08-16  beerpatzer: I miss her so much!!! Please come back to chess! Maybe not as a top player but at least a commentator or a trainer!
Jan-24-17  amateur05: What happened with the Kosintseva sisters? Why did they quit chess?
Apr-11-17  waustad: I've seen some stuff by Nadezhda on Chessbase, but nothing from Tatiana.
Apr-11-17  The Kings Domain: 31 years for one of the most interesting and attractive ladies who mastered the 64 squares. :-)
Apr-28-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  offramp: <The Kings Domain: 31 years for one of the most interesting and attractive ladies who mastered the 64 squares.>

Yes. And the 32 pieces that move about on those 64 squares. Don't forget them.

Apr-11-18  schnarre: ...Happy 32nd!
Apr-11-18  Ironmanth: Happy birthday, Grandmaster! All the best for a successful chess career.
Aug-11-18  The Kings Domain: That's a nice image of her gracing the page, good to see it updated attractively. :-)
Oct-14-18  sonia91: She recently did a simul on 56 boards in Yalta: http://ruchess.ru/news/all/grossmey... (you can use google tranlator)
Dec-17-18  sonia91: She will play in the Women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships in St Petersburg:

http://chess-results.com/tnr399596....

http://chess-results.com/tnr399598....

Dec-23-18  waustad: Great news! Too many of the players I’ve followed have retired of late.
Dec-26-18  sonia91: She renounced to play, what a pity! :((
Jan-12-20  Pyrandus: Nadezhda and Tatiana, and hers Husbands?
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