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
09.01.2018 - I have added championship of Kharkov,1951 Matskevich ... and added championship of Kharkov,1953(1 new game) Serebrijsky,Gufeld ... and added championship of Kharkov,1955 Serebrijsky ... and added tournament,1978 in Kharkov Mchedlov ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
10.01.2018 - I have added championship of Stalino,1933(1 new game) Seleznev,Gaevsky ... and added team championship of Ukraine,1933 in Kharkov Seleznev ... and corrected championship of Kiev,1933(1 new game) Bogatyrchuk,Konstantinopolsky ... and added championship of club of National Economy Workers,1933 in Moscow Grigoriev ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
11.01.2018 - I have added championship of Omsk,1925 Izmailov,Glushanovsky ... and added championship of Omsk,1926 Izmailov ... and added championship of Tomsk,1927 Izmailov ... and corrected championship of Crimea,1932(1 new game) in Simferopol Goier ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
12.01.2018 - I have corrected tournament,1917(1 new game) in St.Petersburg Pashkovsky ... and corrected regional tournaments,1935(1 new game) Bondarevsky ... and added tournament,1935 in Gorky Grigoriev ... and added tournament,1959(11 new games) in Ashkhabad Burliaev ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
14.01.2018 - I have corrected Cup of USSR,1973(1 new game) in Tbilisi,Moscow Romanishin,Timoshchenko,Bronstein,Gipslis,Alburt,Panchenko,Mikhalchishin,Cseshkovsky,Vladimirov,Zaichik ... and corrected tournament,1977(1 new game) in Kharkov Machulsky,Tseitlin Mark,Gofshtein ... and corrected Lipnitsky Memorial,1979(1 new game) in Kiev Foigel,Novikov ... and corrected Sokolsky Memorial,1982(3 new games) in Minsk Mochalov,Cherepkov,Lutikov,Gelfand ... in the chapter "National tournaments"
15.01.2018 - I have added match Geiler-Freiman,1923 in Tashkent ... and added match Kharkov-Zaporozhie(rabpros),1927(full crosstable and 1 new game) in Zaporozhie Grigorenko ... and added match Kharkov(rabpros)-Poltava,1927(full crosstable) in Poltava Grigorenko ... in the chapter "Matches"
16.01.2018 - I have corrected match Moscow-Leningrad,1926(1 new game) in Moscow Levenfish,Botvinnik ... and added match Kharkov-Moscow(Red Army),1930(1 new game) in Moscow Grigorenko ... and added match Kharkov-Rostov-on-Don,1937 in Kharkov Bondarevsky ... and added match Moscow-Students,1937(1 new game) in Moscow Belavenets ... in the chapter "Matches"
17.01.2018 - I have added match Rabpros"-"Gosuchrezhdenia",1932 in Leningrad Romanovsky ... and added match Moscow-Leningrad(Rabpros),1932 in Moscow Iljin-Genevsky ... and added match Sverdlovsk-Kazan,1932 in Kazan Rovner ... and added match "Park of culture and rest"-"Gardens Akvarium and Ermitazh",1932(1 new game) in Moscow Yudovich ... in the chapter "Matches"
18.01.2018 - I have added match Minsk-Belostok,1940 in Minsk Veresov ... and added match Kazan-Gorky,1940 in Kazan Nezhmetdinov ... and added match Sverdlovsk-Cheliabinsk,1940 in Sverdlovsk Bastrikov ... and added match Moscow-Leningrad(zhelezhnodorozhniki),1940(2 new games) in Leningrad Lisitsyn ... in the chapter "Matches"
19.01.2018 - I have added matches German workers,1932(2 new games) Belavenets ... and added match Tbilisi-Baku in Tbilisi, 1939 Sorokin ... and added matches MAI(Moscow) in Tbilisi,1941(1 new game) Smyslov ... and corrected classification matches,1944(1 new game) Konstantinopolsky,Mikenas ... in the chapter "Matches"(Thanks to Volf Rubinchik!!)
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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),Khanamiryan Gagik(Armenia),Viktor Gavrikov(Switzerland),Dan Scoones,Boris Khramov(Russia),Steve Wommel(Belgium),Volf Rubinchik(Belarus),Aleksandr Vasilchenko(Russia,Orsk),Nikolai Fuzik,Efim Lazarev,Oleg Tovchiga(Ukraine,Kiev),Stanislav Sukhanitsky(Ukraine),Arkady Bushkov(Russia) for their contributions.