Boris Grachev

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Boris Grachev
Full name Борис Павлович Грачёв
Country  Russia
Born (1986-03-27) 27 March 1986 (age 29)
Title Grandmaster
FIDE rating 2666 (May 2015)
Peak rating 2705 (March 2012)

Boris Pavlovich Grachyov (Russian: Борис Павлович Грачёв; born 27 March 1986) is a Russian chess Grandmaster (2007).

Chess career[edit]

In 1995 he won World Chess U10 Championship in São Lourenço. In 2009 came first in the Masters Open Tournament in Biel,[1] tied for 9th–11th with Mikhail Kobalia and Tomi Nyback in the European Individual Chess Championship[2] and won the first Lublin International tournament.[3] In 2010 he tied for 3rd–6th with Alexander Motylev, Zhou Jianchao and Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son in the Aeroflot Open.[4] In 2011 he tied for 4th–12th with Vadim Zvjaginsev, Sergey Volkov, Ernesto Inarkiev, Sanan Sjugirov, Evgeny Tomashevsky, Vladimir Fedoseev, Maxim Matlakov and Sergei Rublevsky in the Higher League of the Russian Chess Championship in Taganrog.[5] He played in the Chess World Cup 2011 and was eliminated in the second round by Lê Quang Liêm.[6]

Notable games[edit]


  1. ^ "Biel: Master Open Tournaments". Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "Chess News: The European Individual Championship 2009". Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  3. ^ "Boris Grachev Wins at the 1st Lublin International Chess Tournament". Chessdom. Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  4. ^ "Aeroflot Open – Le Quang Liem victorious". ChessBase. 2010-02-18. Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  5. ^ Crowther, Mark (2011-06-27). "TWIC: Russian Chess Championships Higher League 2011". Retrieved 14 November 2011. 
  6. ^ Crowther, Mark (2011-09-21). "FIDE World Cup Khanty-Mansiysk 2011". The Week in Chess. Retrieved 13 December 2013. 

External links[edit]