Selection out of more than 60 studies composed by

Andrey Vladimirovich Selivanov

(Russia, 9.7.1967)

The following information about him copied from ChessComposerBlogspot:

Andrey Selivanov is one of the rare composers who have been granted both Grandmaster titles, in composing and in solving.

Besides, Andrey is also an International Judge, was World Solving Champion in 2003 and was also a member of the Russian teams
who won World Championships in solving and composing (three titles in both categories).
In chess composition he favours selfmates, but he also composes in other genres (endgame studies, direct mates, helpmates - see here for details). is in fact the website of the Ural's Problemist (Уральский проблемист),
Andrey Selivanov being the chairman of the editorial board of magazine "Шахматная композиция" (Chess Composition) and editor of The Ural's problemist.
The current problem of the week on is Andrey Selivanov's latest success in the memorial tourney Nikoletic 2012.
As can be seen in the preliminary results of the FIDE Album 2007-2009, he is the best scorer, with 40,83 points.

He is also President of the Russian Chess Federation.


More information about him can be found at Wikipedia, at this Russian celebrities website and here at wfcc.

My chess problems, Selivanov Andrey
Publishing house "RUSSIAN CHESS HOUSE" 2003


He is Grandmaster of the FIDE for chess composition since 2009

He is International Master of the FIDE for chess composition since 2007

He is Fide Master of the FIDE for chess composition since 2005

He is International Judge of the FIDE for chess compositions since 2000

He is International Solving Grandmaster of the FIDE since 2008

He is International Solving Master of the FIDE since 1993

He has been World Champion in Chess Solving in 2003


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) )