Alexei Fedorov

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Alexei Fedorov
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Fedorov at the 38th Chess Olympiad, 2008
CountrySoviet Union → Russia
Belarus (since 1993)
Born (1972-09-27) September 27, 1972 (age 47)
Mogilev, Byelorussian SSR, Soviet Union
TitleGrandmaster (1995)
FIDE rating2529 (April 2020)
Peak rating2684 (January 2000)
(No. 14 on the January 2000 FIDE ratings list)

Alexei Fedorov (Russian: Алексей Дмитриевич Фёдоров, Aleksey Dimitriyevich Fyodorov, Belarusian: Аляксей Фёдараў, Aliaksey Fyodarau; born 27 September 1972) is a Belarusian chess player. He was awarded the titles International Master in 1992 and Grandmaster in 1995 by FIDE.[1] Born in Mogilev,[1] after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, he briefly played for Russia and from 1993 for the Belarusian Chess Federation.

Fedorov won the Belarusian Chess Championship in 1993, 1995, 2005 and 2008 and participated in seven Chess Olympiads (1994, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2008) with a performance of 54.3% (+22=32-16).[2] Fedorov competed in the FIDE World Championship in 1999, 2000 and 2002. In 1999 he was knocked out in the fourth round, while in 2000 and 2002 he was eliminated in the first.

Fedorov is considered to be an opening specialist on the King's Gambit and the Sicilian Defence, Dragon Variation.[citation needed]

Selected tournament results[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Alexei Fedorov" (in Belarusian). Archived from the original on September 10, 2007.
  2. ^ Alexei Fedorov team chess record at Olimpbase.og
  3. ^ Corus Chess history - Tournament
  4. ^ - Chess News - 4th Parsvnath GM tournament in Delhi
  5. ^ "Memorial of Georgy Agzamov finished in Tashkent". FIDE. 19 March 2019.

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