Sergei Zhigalko

[Russian: Сергей Жигалко]

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Fide Id13502956
CZE Id38013
TitleGrand Master
FederationBelarus fed
FIDE Elo2608 
Highest 2696 (September 2011)
Live Rating2611 
URS Rating2681 
Born 28.Mar.1989  (Age 29)
 Ranking: World #202, Europe #147, Belarus #2
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Chess games of Sergei Zhigalko:    PGN Database (SergeiZhigalko.pgn)  [1723 games]

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Sicilian defence (38%): B31 B90 B78 B98 B36 B90Sicilian defence (36%): B92 B33 B91 B23 B33 B32
Ruy Lopez (18%): C75 C70 C90 C89 C81 C65Queen's Indian (13%): E12 E12 E12 E15 E15 E15
French defence (11%): C11 C02 C18 C06 C08 C10Reti (11%): A09 A09 A09 A05 A04 A09
Caro-Kann defence (8%): B13 B12 B12 B15 B10 B12Nimzo-Indian (9%): E50 E35 E20 E37 E21 E44
Pirc defence (4%): B07 B08 B08 B07 B07 B07Queen's pawn (9%): A46 A46 A46 D03 E00 A46
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #37 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.95%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   87.5%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -2.092 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   55.96(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.58 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Sergei Zhigalko currently plays in: LOCATION: Pristina, cinfo: UNK
7th Llucmajor Open Unknown
since 2018.05.13
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
European Rapid Championship Minsk, Belarus2015.12.191680
European Blitz Championship Minsk, Belarus2015.12.181810
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
Cup RTSOP Blitz 10 Minsk, Belarus2015.10.021550
FIDE World Cup Rapid TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Blitz TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
Cup RTSOP 9 Minsk, Belarus2015.09.061300
Turkish Is Bank Chess League Kocaeli, Turkey2015.08.031860
Dubai Open Blitz Chess Tournament Dubai, UAE2015.04.102100
17th Dubai Open Chess Tournament Dubai, UAE2015.04.062190
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