Archive for the ‘Journalism; contributions’ Category


March 19, 2019


The Deadman, just unstoppable in the Mikhail Golubev Cup
Open Championship of Odessa Region 2018 (The Week in Chess)
Carlsen vs Jones, Wijk 2018 – Dragon (
Korchnoi (СN translation; June 2016)
Foreword to the book “Ivanchuk: Move by Move” (2015)
Interview with Nigel Short (, November 2011)
When The Absurd Triumphs (ChessToday – ChessBase, 2011)
Chess celebrations in Odessa, September 2010 (
Chess celebrations in Odessa, September 2010 (
Efimenko vs Naiditsch 2010 (annotations at the official website)
Chess celebrations in Odessa, September 2009 (
Huge success of the Arcapita Open in Bahrain (
Ivanchuk vs Leko rapid, 2009 (photo report at
Aerosvit Foros 2008 (online comments at the tournament site)
Living Chess, Odessa-2007 (
Living Chess, Odessa-2007 (
Aerosvit Foros 2007 (online comments at the tournament site)
Topalov vs Kramnik 2006 notes (Chesspro)
Odessa-Istanbul Cruise Tournament (
Odessa-Istanbul Cruise Tournament (
Aerosvit Foros 2006 (online comments at the tournament site)
Kramnik vs Aronian 2006 (Turin Olympiad bulletin)
Vladimir Tukmakov turns sixty (Chess Today –
Euro Women’s Championship 2005 (Photo Report,
Interview with Igor Glek (Chess Today, 2003)
Interview with Yasser Seirawan (Chess Today, 2003)
Problems in FIDE (January 2003; two articles in the pdf file)
Gruesse aus Odessa (, 2002; in German)
Interview with Rene Olthof (Chess Today, 2002)
Interview with Viorel Bologan (Chess Today, 2002)
A Sea of Benefit and an Ocean of Pleasure (Chess-Sector, 2000)
Experimenting with the Dragon (Teoria, 1998)



March 19, 2019


Open letter to the Ukrainian Chess Federation President (Oct 2017)
Chess Week – Nedelya Shahmat, regular reviews (2017)
Klubis Memorial (written in July 2016) PDF
Korchnoi (June 2016)
Carlsen vs Anand: notes to all games (, 2014)
Ushenina vs Hou Yifan: notes to all games (ChessPro, 2013)
Ukrainian Championship 2013 (ChessPro, June 2013)
The Hastings Dragon (ChessPro, January 2013)
Olympiad 2012 round reviews (ChessPro, August-September 2012)
The Ukrainian Question (, April 2012)
European Championship: Commenting on Twitter (March 2012)
Chebanenko Mem – Qualification (, February 2012)
On Slyusarchuk and Rybka (, 15 November 2011)
On GM Tony Miles (, 12 November 2011)
In Defence of European Cup (, 29 September 2011)
Internet blitz vs GM Chabanon (, 26 August 2011)
Was Botvinnik right? (, August 2011)
Will of Time (Komanda –, July 2011)
Staroindiystvo (ChessPro, March 2011)
Interview with Vasyl Ivanchuk (Komanda, 16 February 2011)
Ukrainian Championships 1992-2010 (Komanda, January 2011)
Unplayed world championship matches (Komanda, November 2010)
Shirov-Carlsen, Bilbao 2010 = 174 moves! (live notes at Chesspro)
Kramnik-Nakamura, Olympiad 2010 (live notes at Chesspro)
Efimenko vs Naiditsch 2010 (annotations at the official website)
Nisipeanu-Carlsen, Medias 2010 (Chesspro)
ACP World Cup 2010: overview (Chesspro)
IZ DUBLIA book presentation (Chesspro)
Anand-Topalov, Game 7, 2010 (live notes at Chesspro)
ACP World Cup 2009: overview (Chesspro)
Amber 2009 (express round reviews at Chesspro)
Anand vs Kramnik, Bonn 2008 (preview for Chesspro)
Karjakin vs Short, Kiev 2008 (photo report at Chesspro)
Chatting with Magnus Carlsen (Chesspro, 24 June 2008)
Aerosvit Foros 2008 (reports for Chesspro)
4th Pivdenny Bank Chess Cup, annotated games (Chesspro)
4th Pivdenny Bank Chess Cup, overview (Chesspro)
Baku 2008 – Dragon’s Rise (annotated game at Chesspro)
Amber 2008 (express round reviews at Chesspro)
Interview with Vishy Anand (ChessPro, 7 November 2007)
Living Chess, Odessa 2007 (Chesspro)
Kramnik-Anand, Mexico 2007 (live notes at Chesspro)
Interview with Vasyl Ivanchuk (Komanda, 2007)
Golubev-Kruppa, Kiev 1995 (Chesspro, 2007)
Aerosvit Foros 2007 (reports for Chesspro)
Linares 2007 (annotated games at Chesspro)
ACP World Cup 2007 (reports for Chesspro)
Odessa-Istanbul Cruise Tournament (Chesspro)
Pivdenny Bank Geller Memorial 2006 (overview at Chesspro)
Aerosvit Foros 2006 (reports for Chesspro)
Mtel Masters 2006 (reports for Chesspro)
Topalov vs Nisipeanu, Bucharest 2006 (reports for Chesspro)
Geller Memorial, Odessa 2005 (reports for Chesspro)


March 19, 2019

ct-4696.pdf ACP Cup 2013: Jakovenko-Svidler
ct-4695.pdf ACP Cup 2013: Nepomniachtchi–Ponomariov
ct-4528.pdf Carlsen wins Candidates Tournament, London
ct-4406.pdf Stefanova-Ushenina, Women’s Wch Final, Game 4
ct-4252.pdf Golubev-Chernyshov, Odessa 2007 (June 2012)
ct-4238.pdf Analysis from the 1980s – updated (June 2012)
ct-4183.pdf The Velimirovic Attack
ct-4068.pdf December 28, 2011
ct-3880.pdf Moiseenko-Ponomariov, Ukrainian Championship 2011
ct-3852.pdf My 1000th issue of Chess Today, 26 May 2011
ct-3826.pdf Hra Stolittia Event in Kiev: When The Absurd Triumphs
ct-3679.pdf Bogdanovich vs Golubev, Podgaets Mem 2010
ct-3658.pdf Karjakin vs Kramnik, Tal Mem, annotated
ct-3629.pdf 2010 Grand Slam Final; Help Galina Shliahtich!
ct-3488.pdf 4th Rapid Chess World Cup, Odessa 2010
ct-3414.pdf Geller-85 simul; various world chess news
ct-3351.pdf Gelfand-Nakamura, World Team Ch 2010
ct-3315.pdf Podgaets Memorial Blitz 2009
ct-2766.pdf Pivdenny Cup 2008, two games versus Viktor Korchnoi
ct-2506.pdf Odessa Open Geller Memorial 2007
ct-2429.pdf The Foros Highlights
ct-2255.pdf ACP World Cup Special
ct-2000.pdf Whose Games did we Annotate?
ct-1927.pdf Aeroflot open 2006
ct-1873.pdf Bucharest; Starting Out: The Sicilian Dragon reviewed
ct-1665.pdf I turned 35
ct-1524.pdf Book Review: Play the Sicilian Dragon
ct-1361.pdf CD Review: B75-B79
ct-1194.pdf Golubev-Mantovani annotated
ct-0521.pdf Impressions of Chess Informant 83 EE
ct-0316.pdf Ukrainian Championship 2001 report

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