Igor Kovalenko

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Igor Kovalenko
Igor Kovalenko 2013.JPG
Igor Kovalenko, Trzcianka 2013
Full nameIgor Viktorovich Kovalenko
CountryUkraine
Latvia
Born (1988-12-29) 29 December 1988 (age 30)
Novomoskovsk, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
TitleGrandmaster (2011)
FIDE rating2654 (July 2019)
Peak rating2702 (August 2015)

Igor Viktorovich Kovalenko (Russian: Игорь Викторович Коваленко; Latvian: Igors Kovaļenko; born 29 December 1988, Novomoskovsk) is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster now playing for Latvia.[1]

Kovalenko was awarded the titles of International Master (IM) in 2008 and Grandmaster (GM) in 2011. He won the Latvian Chess Championship in 2013[2] and 2014.[3] In 2016 Kovalenko was second in European Individual Chess Championship in Gjakova (Kosovo).[4]

Igor Kovalenko played for Latvia in Chess Olympiads:[5]

Igor Kovalenko played for Latvia in European Team Chess Championship:[7]

  • In 2015, at second board in Reykjavik (+3 −1 =3).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIDE Player transfers". Ratings.fide.com. Retrieved 2014-01-24.
  2. ^ "Chess-Results Server Chess-results.com - Tournament-Database". Chess-results.com. 2013-04-20. Retrieved 2014-01-24.
  3. ^ Latvian Chess championship final-2014
  4. ^ 17th European Individual Chess Championship
  5. ^ OlimpBase :: Men's Chess Olympiads :: Igor Kovalenko
  6. ^ 43rd Olympiad Batumi 2018 Open
  7. ^ OlimpBase :: European Men's Team Chess Championship: Igor Kovalenko

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