Russian chess player
Vladimir Malakhov (born 27 November 1980) is a chess grandmaster from Russia.
|Full name||Владимир Малахов|
|Born||November 27, 1980|
|FIDE rating||2725 |
(#20 in the September 2010 FIDE World Rankings)
|Peak rating||2732 (July 2010)|
He was a member of the gold medal-winning Russian team at the 2009 World Team Chess Championship in Bursa.
Malakhov is qualified as a nuclear physicist, and he used to be an amateur chess player. Now he's a professional chess player who works part-time as a nuclear physicist.
- ↑ Crawley, Gavin (2010-01-13). "Bursa: Russia wins Gold, USA Silver, India Bronze". ChessBase. Retrieved 4 May 2010.
- ↑ Vladimir Malakhov: chess player, nuclear physicist; interview, 2010