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V Durarbayli 
photograph copyright © 2007 Zahir Ahmadov
Vasif Durarbayli
Number of games in database: 350
Years covered: 2006 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2595 (2521 rapid, 2574 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2632
Overall record: +118 -67 =117 (58.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      48 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (61) 
    B92 B42 B22 B23 B45
 Ruy Lopez (37) 
    C78 C65 C77 C67 C76
 French Defense (16) 
    C03 C07 C05 C10 C18
 French Tarrasch (12) 
    C03 C07 C05 C09
 Sicilian Najdorf (11) 
    B92 B94 B96 B97
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (8) 
    C90 C94 C86 C89 C85
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (56) 
    B22 B66 B45 B63 B28
 Ruy Lopez (17) 
    C70 C78 C67 C84 C99
 Nimzo Indian (13) 
    E37 E34 E55 E46 E20
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (12) 
    B66 B63 B65 B67 B68
 Queen's Pawn Game (12) 
    A45 A46 E10 E00 A40
 Queen's Indian (10) 
    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
   F Namazov vs V Durarbayli, 2010 0-1
   Z Mammadov vs V Durarbayli, 2013 0-1
   T Nyback vs V Durarbayli, 2011 1/2-1/2
   A Gritsenko vs V Durarbayli, 2008 1/2-1/2
   B Bayarmandakh vs V Durarbayli, 2006 1/2-1/2
   V Durarbayli vs S Sevian, 2014 1/2-1/2
   G Sargissian vs V Durarbayli, 2014 0-1
   V Durarbayli vs J Tan, 2014 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   World Junior Championships (2011)
   Groningen Chess Festival (2011)
   Corsica Masters (2011)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   Millionaire Chess (2015)
   Universiade (2013)
   World Junior Championship (2008)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)
   European Individual Championships (2013)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   Chigorin Memorial (2012)

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

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(born Feb-24-1992, 24 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 14; games 1-25 of 350  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. F Akintola vs V Durarbayli  ½-½14 2006 37th OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
2. V Durarbayli vs A Fernandes 0-182 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
3. B Bayarmandakh vs V Durarbayli ½-½66 2006 37th Chess OlympiadE00 Queen's Pawn Game
4. T Luther vs V Durarbayli  ½-½17 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB42 Sicilian, Kan
5. V Durarbayli vs Damljanovic  0-130 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. S Zhigalko vs V Durarbayli  1-036 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB53 Sicilian
7. V Durarbayli vs M Shukurova  1-048 2007 Baku Chess FestivalC78 Ruy Lopez
8. V Durarbayli vs S Atalik  ½-½55 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsC94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
9. A Naumann vs V Durarbayli  0-180 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsA30 English, Symmetrical
10. V Durarbayli vs A Jankovic  ½-½13 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB22 Sicilian, Alapin
11. V Durarbayli vs R Mamedov  0-129 2007 Baku Chess FestivalB22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. V Durarbayli vs F Jenni 1-092 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
13. G Gajewski vs V Durarbayli  ½-½62 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
14. V Durarbayli vs A Zubarev  0-182 2007 Baku Chess FestivalC41 Philidor Defense
15. D Baramidze vs V Durarbayli  1-032 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB20 Sicilian
16. V Durarbayli vs L Bregadze  1-037 2007 Baku Chess FestivalB53 Sicilian
17. V Durarbayli vs M Sorokin  1-046 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
18. D Van der Spuy vs V Durarbayli  0-123 2007 Baku Chess FestivalB22 Sicilian, Alapin
19. V Durarbayli vs D Howell  1-048 2007 European Individual ChampionshipsB06 Robatsch
20. D Lomsadze vs V Durarbayli  ½-½52 2007 Baku Chess FestivalB23 Sicilian, Closed
21. V Neimer vs V Durarbayli  ½-½13 2008 World Junior ChampionshipB23 Sicilian, Closed
22. K Nuri vs V Durarbayli  1-048 2008 Open 16-wyccB23 Sicilian, Closed
23. V Durarbayli vs P Dargan  1-023 2008 Dubai OpenB30 Sicilian
24. V Durarbayli vs A Shimanov  1-031 2008 Open 16-wyccC03 French, Tarrasch
25. V Durarbayli vs E Gasanov  1-053 2008 President's CupC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 350  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.
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  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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