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Vasif Durarbayli
V Durarbayli 
photograph copyright © 2007 Zahir Ahmadov
Number of games in database: 411
Years covered: 2006 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2630 (2510 rapid, 2634 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2632

Overall record: +140 -76 =133 (59.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 62 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (67) 
    B92 B42 B22 B23 B30
 Ruy Lopez (46) 
    C78 C65 C77 C67 C90
 French Defense (20) 
    C07 C03 C10 C05 C00
 French Tarrasch (14) 
    C07 C03 C05 C09
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B92 B94 B96 B97
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (11) 
    C95 C92 C90 C85 C84
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (63) 
    B22 B66 B45 B63 B28
 Ruy Lopez (23) 
    C70 C78 C99 C67 C84
 Nimzo Indian (14) 
    E37 E34 E55 E46 E53
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    A45 A46 E00 E10 D02
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (13) 
    B66 B63 B62 B65 B67
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E17 E12 E16 E14
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   W So vs V Durarbayli, 2015 0-1
   B Grachev vs V Durarbayli, 2009 0-1
   V Durarbayli vs M Jeanne, 2012 1-0
   Z Mammadov vs V Durarbayli, 2013 0-1
   A Delorme vs V Durarbayli, 2013 0-1
   F Namazov vs V Durarbayli, 2010 0-1
   V Durarbayli vs U Bajarani, 2012 1-0
   A Deviatkin vs V Durarbayli, 2012 1/2-1/2
   V Durarbayli vs I Saric, 2012 1-0
   T Nyback vs V Durarbayli, 2011 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   Groningen Chess Festival (2011)
   World Junior Championships (2011)
   Corsica Masters (2011)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   Universiade (2013)
   World Junior Championship (2008)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   Chigorin Memorial (2012)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   European Individual Championships (2013)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2014 Spice Cup open by gauer

   Y Zherebukh vs V Durarbayli (Mar-15-17) 0-1, rapid
   V Durarbayli vs W So (Mar-15-17) 0-1, rapid
   I Chirila vs V Durarbayli (Mar-08-17) 1-0, rapid
   V Durarbayli vs Ivan Ke (Mar-08-17) 1-0, rapid
   V Durarbayli vs Mamedyarov (Mar-08-17) 1/2-1/2, rapid

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(born Feb-24-1992, 25 years old) Azerbaijan

[what is this?]
Grandmaster. Winner of the World Youth Championship Boys U18 in Batumi 2010, scoring 8/9. He lost to Anton Korobov at the World Cup (2013) in the 1st round, exiting the contest. Was the Organizer Nominee for the World Cup (2015) but was eliminated in the first round by Le Quang Liem.

 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 411  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. B Bayarmandakh vs V Durarbayli ½-½66 2006 37th Chess OlympiadE00 Queen's Pawn Game
2. V Durarbayli vs A Fernandes 0-182 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
3. F Akintola vs V Durarbayli  ½-½14 2006 37th OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
4. V Durarbayli vs S Atalik  ½-½55 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsC94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
5. T Luther vs V Durarbayli  ½-½17 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. V Durarbayli vs M Sorokin  1-046 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
7. G Gajewski vs V Durarbayli  ½-½62 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
8. V Durarbayli vs A Jankovic  ½-½13 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. S Zhigalko vs V Durarbayli  1-036 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB53 Sicilian
10. V Durarbayli vs D Howell  1-048 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB06 Robatsch
11. D Baramidze vs V Durarbayli  1-032 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB20 Sicilian
12. V Durarbayli vs F Jenni 1-092 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
13. A Naumann vs V Durarbayli  0-180 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsA30 English, Symmetrical
14. V Durarbayli vs Damljanovic  0-130 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB22 Sicilian, Alapin
15. D Van der Spuy vs V Durarbayli  0-123 2007 Baku Chess FestivalB22 Sicilian, Alapin
16. V Durarbayli vs A Zubarev  0-182 2007 Baku Chess FestivalC41 Philidor Defense
17. V Durarbayli vs R Mamedov  0-129 2007 Baku Chess FestivalB22 Sicilian, Alapin
18. V Durarbayli vs M Shukurova  1-048 2007 Baku Chess FestivalC78 Ruy Lopez
19. D Lomsadze vs V Durarbayli  ½-½52 2007 Baku Chess FestivalB23 Sicilian, Closed
20. V Durarbayli vs L Bregadze  1-037 2007 Baku Chess FestivalB53 Sicilian
21. V Durarbayli vs Y Kuzubov  0-139 2008 Dubai OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
22. A Al-Sulaiti vs V Durarbayli  ½-½29 2008 Dubai OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
23. V Durarbayli vs P Dargan  1-023 2008 Dubai OpenB30 Sicilian
24. A M Soozankar vs V Durarbayli  ½-½12 2008 Dubai OpenB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
25. Zhou Weiqi vs V Durarbayli  ½-½77 2008 Dubai OpenE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 411  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-11-06  ahmadov: Unfortunately, Vasif has only a few games here. Because of his recent performance, I can say that he will be another chess star shining from Baku.
Premium Chessgames Member
  shalgo: Durarbeyli (born 1992) is currently in first place in the B section of the Aeroflot Open, with 7/8, for a TPR of 2630.
Feb-21-07  ahmadov: Yep, he is doing quite well. Hope he will be able to finish as the winner of the tournament...
Premium Chessgames Member
  shalgo: He drew against IM Nikolay Tolstikh in the last round, to finish tied for first with 7.5/9 and a TPR of 2578.
Feb-22-07  Jafar219: Another rising <star> from Azerbaijan.
Feb-22-07  ahmadov: Salam Jafar, na var, na yox? Coxdandir gorunmursan?
Feb-22-07  Jafar219: Salamatciligdir Zahir cox sagol.
Men her gun bu saytdan istifade edirem.Recebovun bashina gelenlerden sonra Linarese maragim azalib hele galdi nese yazmaga.Amma sag olsun diger shammatcilarimiza ki,bizi sevindirirler. Senin yazilarivi diggetle mushahide edirem ve acigi demeliyem ki,senin kimi azerilerin bu saytda cox olmasini isteyerdim.
Feb-23-07  ahmadov: <Jafar219> Sag ol, Allah razi olsun...
Apr-12-07  percyblakeney: Durarbeyli has this far beaten three 2500+ GM's in Dresden.
May-18-08  Billy Vaughan: Defeated Korchnoi.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: (with Black vs GM Eltaj Safarli)

3rd in AZE Ch 2010:

Oct-01-10  BIDMONFA: Vasif Durarbeyli


Feb-12-14  BIDMONFA: Vasif Durarbayli


Oct-10-15  epistle: Now one of my favourite players.
Oct-10-15  epistle: Durarbayli the Durable.
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