chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

World Youth Championship (2012)

  PARTICIPANTS (sorted by highest achieved rating; click on name to see player's games)
Vladimir Fedoseev, Dariusz Swiercz, David Anton Guijarro, Jorge Cori, Ivan Bukavshin, Benjamin Bok, Karen H Grigoryan, Jan-Krzysztof Duda, Vladislav Kovalev, Hovhannes Gabuzyan, Daniel Forcen Esteban, Maxime Lagarde, Matthias Bluebaum, Kayden W Troff, Alexandr Predke, Pouya Idani, Mads Andersen, Denis Kadric, Yang-Fan Zhou, Srinath Narayanan, Kacper Drozdowski, Christophe Sochacki, Zaur Mammadov, Leon Mons, Gabor Nagy, Mykola Bortnyk, Jorge Viterbo Ferreira, Tigran S Petrosyan, Giuseppe Leiva Rodriguez, Misratdin Iskandarov, Tadeas Kriebel, Viacheslav Borisenko, Jonathan Westerberg, Rail Makhmutov, Pavlo Vorontsov, Linus Johansson, Ido Ben Artzi, Luis Carlos Torres Rosas, Juraj Druska, Robert M Perez, Marcin Krzyzanowski, Nasanjargal Urtnasan, Zan Tomazini, Erkin Kozganbay, Bjorn Moller Ochsner, Chang Liu, Luka Draskovic, Pratik Patil, Federico Boscolo, Tim Janzelj, Gleb Apryshko, Philip Lindgren, William Fisher, Bojan P Jovanovic, Reinaert Verstraeten, Arturs Bernotas, Alexandru Pop, Benedict Hasenohr, Vlad-Ionut Stegariu, Melih Yurtseven, Reddy M L Abhilash, Jani Ahvenjarvi, Ilyas Sodikov, Jan Rindlisbacher, Rokas Klabis, Niranjan Navalgund, Gal Drnovsek, Spyridon Naoum, Mark Lapidus, Mukhit Ismailov, Velizar Sofranov, Alihan Guseynov, Anton Siagodnik, Saravanan Sathyanandha, Alexis Skouvaklis, Domen Hiti, Janko Havas, Severin Mejak, Filip Matijevic, Andres Aleman Hernandez, Gustavo Alarcon Careaga, P K U M Jayasundara, Ales Brcar, Aleksandar Kokotovic, Badamdorj Ariunbuuvei, Vata Oltian, Kah Meng Elgin Lee, Antonio Maurizio, Alex Bullen, Joris Verhelst, Jovan Jovancevic, Erlend Kyrkjebo, Giorgio Villa, Craig M Whitfield, Tilen Lucovnik, Bakai Esenbek Uulu, Dorian van den Heede, Nino Cmor, Andrei Zaporojan, Deda Ahmed, Francois Oberholzer, Klemen Janzekovic, Davor Draskovic, Jonathan Fortis Rivera, Jherko Carrasco Cea, Ambroz Copi, Benjamin Blium, Sam Gregory, Govan Jolliffe-Byrne, Ting-Hao Wang, Gamaliel Figueroa Calderon, Gent Gjika, Brian Thuku, Immanuel Gariseb, Samora Gakui Ndurumo

 page 1 of 25; games 1-25 of 612  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. B Ariunbuuvei vs R Makhmutov  0-140 2012 World Youth ChampionshipD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
2. J Westerberg vs K Janzekovic  1-041 2012 World Youth ChampionshipC45 Scotch Game
3. G Drnovsek vs S G Ndurumo  1-037 2012 World Youth ChampionshipD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. D Ahmed vs B M Ochsner  0-127 2012 World Youth ChampionshipA10 English
5. E Kozganbay vs A Zaporojan  1-032 2012 World Youth ChampionshipC10 French
6. D van den Heede vs G Apryshko  0-120 2012 World Youth ChampionshipC12 French, McCutcheon
7. L Mons vs B Esenbek Uulu 1-031 2012 World Youth ChampionshipB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
8. J Verhelst vs Chang Liu  0-131 2012 World Youth ChampionshipA15 English
9. L Draskovic vs G Villa  1-049 2012 World Youth ChampionshipB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
10. J Jovancevic vs M Krzyzanowski  0-133 2012 World Youth ChampionshipA53 Old Indian
11. T Kriebel vs C Whitfield  1-034 2012 World Youth ChampionshipE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
12. E Kyrkjebo vs Z Tomazini  0-130 2012 World Youth ChampionshipC48 Four Knights
13. N Cmor vs F Boscolo  0-147 2012 World Youth ChampionshipB32 Sicilian
14. J Druska vs T Lucovnik  1-046 2012 World Youth ChampionshipC41 Philidor Defense
15. B Thuku vs W Fisher  0-146 2012 World Youth ChampionshipB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
16. J Rindlisbacher vs G Jolliffe-Byrne 1-023 2012 World Youth ChampionshipD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
17. B Blium vs T Janzelj  0-148 2012 World Youth ChampionshipC50 Giuoco Piano
18. I Sodikov vs G Gjika  1-045 2012 World Youth ChampionshipC52 Evans Gambit
19. A Pop vs A Copi 1-024 2012 World Youth ChampionshipD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. S Gregory vs P Lindgren  0-136 2012 World Youth ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
21. R Abhilash vs V Oltian  1-038 2012 World Youth ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
22. V Borisenko vs J Carrasco Cea  1-038 2012 World Youth ChampionshipB50 Sicilian
23. D Draskovic vs L Johansson  0-140 2012 World Youth ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
24. I Ben Artzi vs F Oberholzer  1-033 2012 World Youth ChampionshipA58 Benko Gambit
25. J Fortis Rivera vs N Urtnasan  0-1100 2012 World Youth ChampionshipB50 Sicilian
 page 1 of 25; games 1-25 of 612  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2)  
 

Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-14-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  waustad: I was originally confused between the World Junior Championship and this. Here they are all in sections up to a specific age. There are U8, U10, U12, U14, U16, U18 with open and girls sections. From what I've read from other posters, somebody is considered U18 if he or she is below 18 years old on Jan 1 of this year.
Nov-14-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: <waustad: ... From what I've read from other posters, somebody is considered U18 if he or she is below 18 years old on Jan 1 of this year.>

Yes, so there are probably many 19-year olds in the U-18 section because they were 18 on January 1, 2012.

Nov-15-12  messachess: I guess our job is to spot the next big thing. I take it that China is not financing any trips for this. Anyone know where Chang Liu is from?
Nov-18-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: The tournament standings table looks exactly the same today as it did 4 days ago! Four rest days? :-)
Nov-18-12  supy: This is earlier today, games are started http://www.chessdom.com/world-youth...
Nov-18-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: GM Dariusz Swiercz became The World Champion U18. Congratulations!!
Nov-18-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  alexmagnus: The U10 section was won with by Nguyen Anh Khoi with 11/11! Let's see if the Vietnamese grows into something years later.
Nov-18-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: Nguyen Anh Khoi: 11/11! Talking about impressive!
Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Alien Math: FM Nguyen Anh Khoi

Article with picture of, http://susanpolgar.blogspot.com/201... Credit Susan Polgar page

Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: I could not find FM Nguyen Anh Khoi in CG's players' database, unless they use different spelling. Or maybe because he is under 10 years old :-)
Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Knowing how thrifty FIDE is, they are probably offering the winner a years supply of Twinkies.
Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: Nguyen Anh Khoi's Fide ID card has his ratings at 1923.

Doesn't really correspond to FM designation. Or was the title based on his winning Asian U10 Championship, or something like that, regardless of the ratings?

Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  alexmagnus: The FM title is obviously an automatic title for some youth championship, as there are many of those automatic titles in the FIDE title rules.
Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  alexmagnus: And yes, winning ASEAN U10 would bring the FM title (and coming second or third the CM title).
Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: Thank You <alexmagnus>.
Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  waustad: Standings can be found here: http://www.chess-results.com/tnr846...
Nov-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Peligroso Patzer: <notyetagm: <waustad: ... From what I've read from other posters, somebody is considered U18 if he or she is below 18 years old on Jan 1 of this year.>

Yes, so there are probably many 19-year olds in the U-18 section because they were 18 on January 1, 2012.>

Actually, as I understand the criterion, players had to be <under> 18 on January 1, 2012, to be eligible. Any birthday of an eligible player occurring so far during calendar year 2012 could not be more than his or her <18th> birthday (so there could <not> have been any players currently 19 years old in the tournament).

Nov-20-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  waustad: <peligro>I think you're right on that one.
Nov-20-12  vkwow: <hemateme> from what I remember correctly(having played before) the top prize is a dual core laptop. Still not that much, considering the expenses and that most regular tourneys pay out more in value.
Nov-22-12  SimonWebbsTiger: Chessbase provide a nice picture gallery of all the winners and names to look out for in the coming years!

Here
http://chessbase.com/newsdetail.asp...

Nov-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: Mark Crowther has got PGN for 543 games of the World Youth Championship (2012) in <TWIC 941>.

https://twitter.com/MarkTWIC/status...

TWIC PGN -> http://www.theweekinchess.com/zips/...

Nov-24-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Has anyone noticed all of the American flags, especially on the boys end of it? Several trophy winners brought the flag up to the presentation ceremony. I guess that's ok, very patriotic.
Nov-26-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  haydn20: Dylan McClain in NYTimes features the two US winners, Kayden Troff of Utah (U14) and Samuel Sevian of Cal., U12. He includes a win by Troff as Black against Vorontsov, a Ukrainian master. Here it is with DM's annotations.

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. c3 Nf6 4. Be2 Nc6 5. d4 cxd4 (avoids the well-known trap 5....Nxe4? 6. d5 Nb8 7. Qa4+) cxd4 6. cxd4 d5 7. e5 Ne4 8. Nc3 Nxc3 9. bxc3 e6 10. 0-0 Be7 11. c4 dxc4 12. Bxc4 0-0 13. Rb1 b6 14. d5 (too aggressive--better is 14. Be3) 14...Na5! 15. d6 Bxd6 (better is 15....Nxc4) 16. exd6 Nxc4 17. Ra4 Bb5

Nov-26-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  haydn20: oops 17. Rb4 Ba6 18. Ra4? Bb5 19. Rb4 Nxd6 20. Re1 (20. Rd4? is worse after 20....BXf1 21. Rxd6 Qc7 22. Kxf1 Rfd8) Bc6 21. Ne5 Bd5 22. Qh5 Nf5 23. Ng4 a5 24. Rf4 Rc8 25. Ba3 Re8 26. Bb2 Rc2 27. Bf6 (and now not 27....gxf6? 28. Rxf5! but)...27 Re2! 28. Rxe2 Qc7 29. Rfe4 Bxe4 30. Qg5 Rc8 31. Bb2? (31. h3) Qd8 32. Nf6+ Kh8 33. Rd2 Qf6! 0-1
Dec-12-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Thanh Phan: Nguyen Anh Khoi: Chess is an entertaining subject:

"I want to later grow up, become a doctor for medical treatment for many. As a doctor I can still play chess, but if I pursue a chess path then I can not do other things." http://vtc.vn/538-357788/giao-duc/k...

NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other users.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.


NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific tournament and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | advertising | contact us
Copyright 2001-2014, Chessgames Services LLC
Web design & database development by 20/20 Technologies