Yevgeniy Vladimirov

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Yevgeniy Vladimirov
Country Soviet Union
Born (1957-01-20) 20 January 1957 (age 61)
Alma Ata
Title Grandmaster
FIDE rating 2601 (October 2018)
Peak rating 2628 (July 2004)

Yevgeniy Vladimirov (Russian: Евгений Владимиров; born 20 January 1957) is a chess Grandmaster and trainer from Kazakhstan.

In 2004, during the 14th Abu Dhabi Chess Festival, Vladimirov played a match against the computer program Hydra, losing three games and drawing one.[1]

He acted as one of Garry Kasparov's seconds in his 1986 World Championship match against Anatoly Karpov,[2][3] when he was accused by Kasparov of giving information about the former's preparation to Karpov. In 2004 he was awarded the title of FIDE Senior Trainer.[4] In 2014, at the 1st Annual Asian Chess Excellence Awards in Al Ain, Vladimirov was voted the best coach of the year.[5]


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