Quick facts for kidsVladimir Malakhov
|Full name||Vladimir Malakhov|
|Born||November 27, 1980|
(#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's career choices are interesting. Qualified as a nuclear physicist, he used to be an amateur chess player. Now he's a professional chess player who works part-time as a nuclear physicist.
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