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I was born in 1989. In the age of 5 I was taught chess basics by my father - he used to be an experienced player. The "real chess" began, when I turned 8 - I started working with Pavel Savitskiy, who became not only my chess coach, but also guru in the true sense of the word. Thanks to him, I achieved a lot in chess and real life.
In the age of 9, for the first time of my life, I took part in the Ukrainian Championship - among men, not youth :) At that tournament, I even managed to defeat the National Master. It was my first master's "scalp".
In the age of 13 I won the second prize in the Ukrainian Youth Championship (under 14) and represented my country in the European Youth Championship in Budva, where I managed to enter the "best 10" in rapid and blitz. That was my last youth competition - after that I began playing only in the "adults" national and international tournaments.
In 2005, I became the FIDE Master.
In 2006, I won the Donetsk Championship and became the National Master.
At last, in 2007 I made all conditions - norms and rating - and became the International Master.
You can see my FIDE profile here.
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