Dear chess friends,
RUSBASE is a project to record all important chess tournaments
and matches, held in Russia.
On the following pages you will find detailled information
from chess events, like:
Place, name of the event
Event date (in dd.mm.yyyy - format)
Type (match, tournament, open, ...)
You can download the games in PGN-format.
The PGN- files are compressed with Winzip;
Missing games / informations please send to
02.12.2013 - I have corrected semifinal of championship of USSR,1983(81 new games) in Nikolaev Aseev,Mikhalchishin,Sokolov,Salov,Lerner,Makarichev,Dorfman,Georgadze,Rashkovsky,Oll,Yudasin ... and corrected championship of "Trud",1983(15 new games) in Chirchik Petrushin,Kveinys,Rozentalis ... in the chapters "Championships of USSR","Championships of Clubs"(Thanks to Steve Wommel!!)
03.12.2013 - I have corrected tournament of 1 category,1936(1 new game) in Leningrad Bondarevsky,Kotov ... and corrected tournament,1944(11 new games) in Riga Keres ... and corrected team championship of "Trade Uinons",1965(3 new games) in Moscow Spassky,Stein,Keres,Botvinnik,Smyslov,Korchnoi,Suetin,Boleslavsky,
Simagin,Shamkovich,Gipslis ... in the chapter "National tournaments"(Thanks to Reinhard Nolde!!)
04.12.2013 - I have corrected championship of Moscow,1940(1 new game) Kotov,Alatortsev,Simagin ... and corrected match Estonia-Latvia,1947(2 new games) in Tallinn Keres ... and corrected match Estonia-Leningrad,1975(2 new games) in Tallinn Keres,Korchnoi ... in the chapters "Championships of Republics","National tournaments"(Thanks to Reinhard Nolde!!)
06.12.2013 - I have corrected national tournament,1941 in Moscow Lilienthal,Averbakh ... and added championship of Kharkov(open),1966 Zhukhovitsky,Platonov ... and corrected national tournament,1977 in Kharkov Machulsky,Tseitlin Mark,Gofshtein ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
08.12.2013 - I have corrected championship of Caucasian republics,1928(1 new game) in Tbilisi Iljin-Genevsky,Makogonov ... and corrected national tournament,1933(3 new games) in Tbilisi Alatortsev,Goglidze,Makogonov ... and added tournament of 1 category,1947(full crosstable) in Minsk Kholmov ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
09.12.2013 - I have corrected team championship of "Trade Unions",1939(2 new games) in Leningrad Levenfish,Alatortsev ... and added national tournament,1940(1 new game) in Leningrad Ragozin ... and corrected Riumin Memorial,1948(1 new game) in Moscow Averbakh,Kan ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
10.12.2013 - I have added championship of Baku,1923 Makogonov ... and added championship of Baku,1927 Makogonov ... and corrected All-Army tournament,1971(8 new games) in Moscow Bangiev,Tseitlin Mark,Gutman ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
11.12.2013 - I have added championship of Baku,1926 Makogonov V. ... and added championship of Baku,1928 Makogonov M.... and added championship of Baku,1934 Makogonov V.,Goglidze,Rauzer ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
12.12.2013 - I have added championship of Azerbaijan,1962 in Sumgait Bagirov ... and added championship of Azerbaijan,1973 Pavlenko ... and added championship of Azerbaijan,1974 Morgulev,Sideif-Zade ... in the chapter "Championships of Republics"
13.12.2013 - I have corrected championship of Moscow,1947(3 new games) Bronstein,Ravinsky,Simagin,Ragozin ... and added championship of Armenia,1965(full crosstable) in Erevan Demirkhanian ... and corrected championship of Latvia,1983(8 new games) in Riga Vitolinsh,Shabalov,Gipslis,Kengis,Lanka ... in the chapter "Championships of Republics"(Thanks to Uldis Sermons!!)
Special thanks to: Thomas Henrich(Giessen,Germany),Gino Di Felice(Italy),
Alexander P. Tiurin(Russia,Magnitogorsk),JM Barrueco(Spain),Tomas Hecht(Slovakia),Nick Sukhov(Ukraine,Kiev),Roger Watson,Jan Kalendovsky(Czechia),Valery Golubenko(Estonia), John Blackstone, Victor Kortelev(Russia),Jan Kersten(Netherlands), Gerald Hartmann, Geert Clijsen(Netherlands),Antonio Castello(Spain),Uldis Sermons(Latvia),Vladislav Novikov(Moscow, Russia),Arthur Mack(USA),Ramil Mukhometzianov(Russia),Wojciech Bartelski(Poland),Roman Tyutyunnik(Ukraine),Reinhard Nolde(Germany),Douglas Griffin(Scotland),Pierre Bourget(Canada),Eduard Ivanov(Russia),Dominique Primel(France),Kharamian(Armenia),Viktor Gavrikov(Switzerland),Dan Scoones,Boris Khramov(Russia),Steve Wommel(Belgium) for their contributions.