Nikita Vitiugov at the Alekhine Memorial, 2013
|Full name||Никита Витюгов|
|Country||Soviet Union Russia|
February 4, 1987 |
Saint-Petersburg, Soviet Union
|FIDE rating||2738 (December 2014)
(No. 18 in the June 2014 FIDE World Rankings)
|Peak rating||2747 (March 2014)|
Vitiugov is 2006 World Junior Chess Vice-Champion and participant of the Russian Chess Championship (2006 and 2007). He was a member of the gold-medal-winning Russian team at the World Team Chess Championship 2009 in Bursa. In 2011, he tied for 1st-3rd with Evgeny Tomashevsky and Lê Quang Liêm in the Aeroflot Open.
- ChessBase.com - Chess News - Shen Yang and Zaven Andriasian World Junior Champions
- Russian Chess Federation - Evgeny Alekseev becomes the champion of Russia
- FIDE Archive - Tournament report January 2007
- Crawley, Gavin (2010-01-13). "Bursa: Russia wins Gold, USA Silver, India Bronze". ChessBase. Retrieved 4 May 2010.
- "Aeroflot open 2011 A". World Chess Federation. Retrieved 20 March 2011.
- "Aronian and Gelfand win Alekhine Memorial 2013". ChessBase News. 1 May 2013. Retrieved 2 May 2013.
- Nikita Vitiugov player profile and games at Chessgames.com
- Interview (2006) (in Russian)
- Interview (2007) (in Russian)
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