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Alexander Moroz (Олександр Стефанович Мороз; Александр Мороз; 18 January 1961, Dnipropetrovsk – 17 January 2009) was a Ukrainian chess Grandmaster (1999).
Alexander Shakarov (born 8 March 1948 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR) is a Soviet chess player, coach and author of Armenian descent.
Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport (Հայաստանի ֆիզիկական կուլտուրայի և սպորտի պետական ինստիտուտ) is a high-education institute, located in Yerevan, Armenia.
Armenians in Azerbaijan are the Armenians who lived in great numbers in the modern state of Azerbaijan and its precursor, Soviet Azerbaijan.
The Armenians in Singapore are a small community who had a significant presence in the early history of Singapore.
Ashot or Ashod is an Armenian given name.
The Budapest Gambit (or Budapest Defence) is a chess opening that begins with the moves: Despite an early debut in 1896, the Budapest Gambit received attention from leading players only after a win as Black by Grandmaster Milan Vidmar over Akiba Rubinstein in 1918.
The Chess Federation of Armenia is the governing chess organisation in Armenia and is affiliated to FIDE.
Darwin Laylo (born 1980) is a Filipino chess grandmaster.
Dražen Sermek (born 30 January 1969) is a Croatian chess player who has competed for Slovenia.
Giorgi Bagaturov (born November 28, 1964) is a Georgian-Armenian chess grandmaster.
The Nadanian Variation (sometimes called the Nadanian Attack) of the Grünfeld Defence is a chess opening characterised by the moves: The Nadanian Variation is classified in the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings with the code D85.
In the game of chess, Indian defence is a broad term for a group of openings characterised by the moves: They are all to varying degrees hypermodern defences, where Black invites White to establish an imposing presence in the centre with the plan of undermining and ultimately destroying it.
Ioannis Nikolaidis (born 4 January 1971) is a Greek chess grandmaster (1995).
Jayson Gonzales (born 5 February 1969, Quezon City) is a Filipino chess grandmaster (2008).
Levon Grigori Aronian (Լևոն Գրիգորի Արոնյան Levon Grigori Aronyan; born 6 October 1982) is an Armenian chess Grandmaster.
This is a complete list of Armenian chess title-holders as of January 2010.
This is a list of notable Azerbaijani Armenians.
The Oxford Companion to Chess lists 1,327 named openings and variants.
This list of chess players includes people who are primarily known as chess players and have an article on the English Wikipedia.
An eponym is a person (real or fictitious) whose name has become identified with a particular object or activity.
This is a list of prominent people who are or were refugees.
This list of Russian chess players lists people from Russia, the Soviet Union, and the Russian Empire who are primarily known as chess players.
This is a list of sportspeople from Spartak Voluntary Sports Society.
Marat Dzhumaev (born 12 January 1976) is an Uzbekistani chess Grandmaster (2001) and twice national champion (2012, 2015).
Rico Mascariñas is a Philippine (Filipino) chess player with the title of International Master who was born 2 March 1953.
The following events occurred in September 1972.
Susanto Megaranto (born 8 October 1987) is an Indonesian chess Grandmaster.
Tigran Levonovich Petrosian (Տիգրան Լևոնի Պետրոսյան; born September 17, 1984) is an Armenian chess player who holds the title of grandmaster (2004).
The two knights endgame is a chess endgame with a king and two knights versus a king.
Zurab Sturua (born 8 June 1959) is a Georgian chess grandmaster (1991).
Within the context of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) it was the longest year ever, as two leap seconds were added during this 366-day year, an event which has not since been repeated.
Events in chess in 1972;.