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Evgeny Romanov (chess player)

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Country  Russia
Name  Evgeny Romanov
FIDE rating  2577
Title  Grandmaster
Role  Chess player
Peak rating  2662
Evgeny Romanov (chess player) httpsratingsfidecomcardphpcode4148843
Full name  Evgenii anatol'evich Romanov
Born  November 2, 1988 (age 27) Kaliningrad, Russia (1988-11-02)

Evgeny Romanov (Russian: Evgenii Romanov; born November 2, 1988 in Kaliningrad, Russia) is a Russian chess Grandmaster. He is the 2013 European Individual Chess Championship's bronze medalist.


Chess career

In 1998 Romanov came first in the World Youth Chess Championship (Under-10) in Oropesa del Mar. In 2000 he won the Under-12 European Youth Chess Championship in Halkidiki, and in 2002 he won the Under-14 section in Peniscola. He played in the Chess World Cup 2011 and was eliminated in the first round by Boris Grachev. In December 2013 he tied for 1st–4th with Carlos Antonio Hevia Alejano, Yusnel Bacallao Alonso and Renier Gonzalez in the 4th ITT Jahv McGregor Open Tournament in Bogota, Colombia and won the trophy on tie-break.

Notable games

  • Sergey Volkov vs Evgeny Romanov (2008)
  • Nikita Vitiugov vs Evgeny Romanov (2009)
  • References

    Evgeny Romanov (chess player) Wikipedia