Yuriy Kryvoruchko

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Yuriy Kryvoruchko
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Full name Юрій Григорович Криворучко
Country Ukraine
Born (1986-12-19) 19 December 1986 (age 30)
Lviv, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Title Grandmaster
FIDE rating 2709 (June 2017)
Peak rating 2717 (November 2015)

Yuriy Hryhorovych Kryvoruchko (Ukrainian: Юрій Григорович Криворучко; born 19 December 1986 in Lviv) is a Ukrainian chess grandmaster (2006) and Ukrainian champion in 2013.[1]

Career[edit]

He came third in the 2004 European Youth Chess Championship in Ürgüp and in the 2006 World Junior Chess Championship in Yerevan.[2] In 2008 he tied for 1st–8th with Vugar Gashimov, David Arutinian, Sergey Fedorchuk, Konstantin Chernyshov, Andrei Deviatkin, Vasilios Kotronias and Erwin L'Ami in the Cappelle-la-Grande Open Tournament.[3] In 2009 he was a member of the bronze medal-winning Ukrainian team at the European Team Chess Championship[4] and tied for 1st–4th with Hedinn Steingrimsson, Hannes Stefansson and Mihail Marin in the Reykjavik Open tournament.[5] In 2010, he tied for 1st–6th with Mircea Parligras, Gabriel Sargissian, Sergey Volkov, Bela Khotenashvili and Vladislav Borovikov in 2nd International Chess Tournament in Rethymno[6] and tied for 1st–3rd with Dmitry Svetushkin and Alexander Zubarev at Palaiochora.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ukraine Men's Championship (final) - 2013 July 2013 Ukraine". FIDE. Retrieved 27 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Shen Yang and Zaven Andriasian World Junior Champions". ChessBase. 2006-10-17. Retrieved 4 May 2010. 
  3. ^ "GM Vugar Gashimov wins Cappelle la Grande". Chessdom. Retrieved 4 May 2010. 
  4. ^ "Novi Sad: Azerbaijan wins Gold – by one rook move". ChessBase. 2009-10-31. Retrieved 4 May 2010. 
  5. ^ "Reykjavik Open 2009 – chess in geothermal splendor". ChessBase. 2009-04-13. Retrieved 14 May 2010. 
  6. ^ "2nd International Chess Tournament of Rethymno". FIDE. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  7. ^ "3rd International Chess Tournament of Paleohora". FIDE. Retrieved 11 April 2011. 

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