Igor Kurnosov – The Russian Winner

Igor Kurnosov, age 25, a Russian Chess Grandmaster, was born on 30th May, 1985. His FIDE rating on November 2009 was 2666, and Peak rating 2669 on September 2009.

Kurnosov was the winner in the Arctic Chess Challenge in 2008, and the Hastings Masters tournament in 2008/9.