Tigran Nalbandian

[Russian: Тигран Налбандян]

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Fide Id13300245
TitleGrand Master
FederationArmenia fed
FIDE Elo2452 
Highest 2527 (October 2005)
Live Rating2463 
Born 05.Jun.1975  (Age 43)
 Ranking: World #1292, Europe #966, Armenia #28
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Chess games of Tigran Nalbandian:    PGN Database (TigranNalbandian.pgn)  [488 games]

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Play Style

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Reti (57%): A09 A04 A06 A04 A09 A09Sicilian defence (24%): B31 B58 B20 B90 B50 B93
Queen's pawn (18%): D02 D03 A45 E00 A41 D02King's Indian (17%): E61 E77 E90 E61 E73 E70
Queen's gambit (4%): D10 D20 D30 D30 D11 D25Reti (11%): A05 A07
King's Indian (4%): A48 A48 A49 E60 E97 E61Alekhine's defence (11%): B02 B04 B04 B02 B02 B03
King's Indian, fianchetto without c4 (2%): A49French defence (7%): C02 C00 C03 C01 C10 C00
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #38 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   97.94%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   50%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.092 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  88.53 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Tigran Nalbandian currently plays in:
46th Sparkassen Open Germany
since 2018.07.14
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Helmut-Kohls-Turnier Dortmund, Germany2014.07.122200
Dortmunder Sparkassen Chess-Meeting Helmut-Kohls-Turnier Dortmund, Germany2013.07.272470
Helmut-Kohls-Turnier Dortmund, Germany2011.07.212460
" G. Kasparyan Chess School-50 " Armenia2010.12.231760
Sparkassen - Open A Dortmund, Germany2010.07.172070
70st 1nd Armenian Championship The League Yerevan, Armenia2009.07.242450
Sparkassen Chess Meeting Open A Dortmund, Germany2009.07.042110
79th Yerevan Championship Yerevan, Armenia2009.05.112210
25e Open International de Cappelle Cappelle La Grande, France2009.02.282040
69th Armenian Championship The Highest League Yerevan, Armenia2009.01.122530
17th OPEN INTER. TOURN. KABALA A Kavala, Greece2008.07.312290
24e Open International de Cappelle Cappelle La Grande, France2008.02.162040
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