February 4, 1987
(#22 in the November 2011 FIDE rating list)
|Peak rating||2733 (May 2011)|
Vitiugov came second in the 2006 World Junior Chess Championship. He was a member of the gold medal-winning Russian team at the World Team Chess Championship 2009 in Bursa. In 2011, he tied for 1st-3rd with Evgeny Tomashevsky and Le Quang Liem in the Aeroflot Open.
On the May 2011 FIDE rating system, he had a rating of 2733, but has recently slipped out of the top 20.
- Russian: Никита Кириллович Витюгов
- ChessBase.com - Chess News - Shen Yang and Zaven Andriasian World Junior Champions
- Russian Chess Federation - Evgeny Alekseev becomes the champion of Russia
- FIDE Archive - Tournament report January 2007
- Crawley, Gavin (2010-01-13). "Bursa: Russia wins Gold, USA Silver, India Bronze". ChessBase. http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail.asp?newsid=6058. Retrieved 4 May 2010.
- "Aeroflot open 2011 A". World Chess Federation. http://ratings.fide.com/tournament_report.phtml?event16=56504. Retrieved 20 March 2011.