Personal Notes

Analysing of your games with recommendations, theory and exercises.

Vice-champion of the Republic of Tatarstan (Russia) - 2016 (7/9).

Winner of Gelendzhik XII SDS Classic 2016 (8/9), ahead of 2 GMs.

Graduated from the legendary chess deparment of the Russian State University of Physical Education (Moscow) - 2001. Diploma with Honors!

1 GM norm, live ELO was 2500+ in the year 1999, when I beated 2600+

Specialist: London system (since 2007), Scandinavian Defence (since 1994) and King's Indian with Nbd7 (which avoids White's 5 systems) (since 1999).

Record-holder here on ICC (15-minute category). Cheated? No way.

My wins here: Magnus Carlsen (2 games at 1-minute: "pstat Garpun stoptryharding"); 3-min and 5-min: Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, Vachier-Lagrave, Morozevich, Mamedyarov, Nepomniachtchi, Jakovenko, Andreikin etc.

I started to train Ulyadin Merdanov at a Russian Championship U-9 (25-30, May, 2017). He was 95-th out of 376 there. After 3 months of our preparation he took 21-st (tied 12-24) place at a European Youth Championship U-8 in Mamaia, Romania (5-14, September, 2017).

"Moscow Open - 2018 U-9" (2018.01.25 - 2018.02.03): 7/9, 5 wins and 4 draws, tied 5-13 out of 210 participants, 11-th by coefficient.

Server Ratings Details

Type Blitz Rating 2788 Best 3171 (24/Jul/2005)
Type Bullet Rating 2325 Best 2707 (06/Mar/2007)
Type 5-minute Rating 2578 Best 2664 (27/Dec/2011)
Type 1-minute Rating 2405 Best 2550 (23/Aug/2015)
Type 15-minute Rating 2528 Best 2528 (01/Jan/2014)
Type 3-minute Rating 2448 Best 2577 (01/Jul/2015)
Type Chess960 Rating 2091 Best 2161 (09/Jun/2010)