Valeriy Zhikharev

[Russian: Валерий Жихарев]

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Fide Id4161920
FederationRussia fed
FIDE Elo2160
Highest Elo2212 (May 2015)
URS Rating2223 
Born 1948  (Age 70)
 Ranking: World #12976, Europe #10262, Russia #1168
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King's Indian (36%): A48 E61 E77French defence (50%): C01 C07 C07 C01
Queen's pawn (36%): A45 D00Queen's pawn (30%): A40 A45
King's Indian, East Indian (9%): A48Benoni defence (10%): A57
Nimzo-Indian (9%): E21Reti (10%): A04
Old Benoni defence (9%): A43
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #17 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +0.422 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  83.28 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Valeriy Zhikharev currently plays in: LOCATION: Moscow, cinfo: RUS
15th International Chess Festival Pskov - A Рейтинговый турнир по классическим шахматам Pskov, Russia
2018.06.18 to 2018.06.23
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Rudenko | Sharankov | Zhikharev | Rykhmanov | Izotov | Kauls | Bairamov | Gusev |

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Zinder Memorial Rapid Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.12.161840
Open Championship of Pskov Region. Rapid Pskov, Russia2015.11.141050
11th Stage Cup of Russia - Chigor Memorial Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.10.032130
Blitz Chigor Memorial Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.10.022150
12th International Chess Festival Pskov - D Pskov, Russia2015.06.201320
Russian Championship men Seniors Blitz Lesnoy, Russia2015.04.162070
Russian Championship men Seniors Rapid Lesnoy, Russia2015.04.122070
Russian Championship men Seniors - First League Lesnoy, Russia2015.04.062010
SZFO Championship in Chess Among Veterans_ Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.01.201970
Pskov Region Chess Championship - Men Pskov, Russia2015.01.042070
Zinder Memorial Rapid Saint Petersburg, Russia2014.12.231950
Teams Championship of Pskov Region Pskov, Russia2014.12.13720
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