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Viktorija Ni
  
Number of games in database: 109
Years covered: 2005 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2210 (2180 rapid, 2236 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2264
Overall record: +33 -51 =25 (41.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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Most played openings
B42 Sicilian, Kan (6 games)
B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3 (4 games)
E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation (4 games)
A46 Queen's Pawn Game (3 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (3 games)
D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav (3 games)
D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav (3 games)
A04 Reti Opening (3 games)
B06 Robatsch (2 games)
A13 English (2 games)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Women's World Championship
   V Gunina vs V Ni (Feb-12-17) 1-0
   V Ni vs V Gunina (Feb-11-17) 0-1
   V Ni vs M Arabidze (Apr-25-15) 0-1
   V Ni vs A Virkud (Apr-12-15) 1-0
   S Foisor vs V Ni (Apr-11-15) 0-1

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VIKTORIJA NI
(born Dec-30-1991, 25 years old) Latvia (federation/nationality United States of America)

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Viktorija Ni learned chess at the age of 7 from her mother, Polina, who is an Expert. She earned the title of Woman FIDE Master (WFM) in 2007 and the Woman International Master (WIM) title in 2010, earning her final norm at the 19th Chicago Open.

Tournaments Ni represented Latvia twice at the Chess Olympiad (2008, 2010) on the women's team. She switched her federation from Latvia to the United States, and competed in the US Championship (Women) (2012), coming 4th.

Other Highlights 2010 Chicago Open, WGM norm 2009 Czech Open, 1st Latvian Rapid Women's Championship (2004, 2005), 2009 Latvian Youth Champion, 1st European Rapid Championship Girls Under 18.

Personal Viktorija is married to GM Yury Shulman, the 2008 U.S. Champion. They reside just outside Chicago with their son Gabriel, who was born during the 2011 U.S. Championship, in which Shulman finished second.

Source (including photo): http://uschesschamps.com/2012-us-wo...

Wikipedia article: Viktorija Ni


 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 109  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Anna Kantane vs V Ni  0-1362005Blaszczak mem 20thB42 Sicilian, Kan
2. V Ni vs J Demina  0-1472008European Individual Championship (Women)E41 Nimzo-Indian
3. O Derli vs V Ni  0-1492008European Individual Championship (Women)B42 Sicilian, Kan
4. V Ni vs S Shaydullina  0-1392008European Individual Championship (Women)D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. M Bensdorp vs V Ni  0-1452008European Individual Championship (Women)E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
6. V Ni vs C Voicu-Jagodzinsky  0-1332008European Individual Championship (Women)D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. L Rogule vs V Ni  1-0382008European Individual Championship (Women)B23 Sicilian, Closed
8. V Ni vs I Padurariu  ½-½342008European Individual Championship (Women)E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
9. I Makka vs V Ni  0-1472008European Individual Championship (Women)B42 Sicilian, Kan
10. V Ni vs M Ohme  0-1532008European Individual Championship (Women)E71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
11. I Gromova vs V Ni  0-1362008European Individual Championship (Women)E83 King's Indian, Samisch
12. V Ni vs N Paikidze  0-1432008European Individual Championship (Women)E44 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2
13. V Ni vs Beliavsky  0-1242008President's CupA10 English
14. M Dvoranova vs V Ni  0-1542008EU-ch U18 Girls 18thE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
15. V Ni vs M Demidowicz  0-1572008EU-ch U18 Girls 18thE70 King's Indian
16. I Purgar vs V Ni  0-1352008EU-ch U18 Girls 18thB42 Sicilian, Kan
17. M Ohme vs V Ni  1-0752008EU-ch U18 Girls 18thB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
18. I Vasilevich vs V Ni  1-0342008MindsportsE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
19. M Dedijer vs V Ni  0-1342008Women's OlympiadB20 Sicilian
20. M A Gomes vs V Ni  1-0782008Women's OlympiadE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
21. V Ni vs M Sischy  0-1542008Women's OlympiadE90 King's Indian
22. V Ni vs T Coelho  ½-½772008Women's OlympiadA52 Budapest Gambit
23. G Bakalarz vs V Ni  ½-½612008Women's OlympiadA00 Uncommon Opening
24. S Donatti vs V Ni  0-1332008Women's OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
25. M Calzetta vs V Ni  0-137200910th European Individual Women's ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 109  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-15-11  wordfunph: no pic of WIM Viktorija Ni? i read from Chess Life January 2011 that she's the girlfriend of GM Yuri Shulman.
May-12-12  dumbgai: As of January 2011 she was basically half of Shulman's age. That's creepy.
May-21-12  Aware: <That's creepy.>
That's pimp son!
May-21-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <Bio>:

Viktorija Ni learned chess at the age of 7 from her mother, Polina, who is an Expert. She earned the title of Woman FIDE Master (WFM) in 2007 and the Woman International Master (WIM) title in 2010, earning her final norm at the 19th Chicago Open.

Viktorija represented Latvia twice at the Chess Olympiad (2008, 2010) on the women's team. She recently switched her federation form Latvia to the United States, and will be competing in her first-ever U.S. Women's Championship.

Viktorija is a formidable competitor, coming into the tournament ranked 5th in the country by rating for Women. She is the spouse of 2012 U.S. Championship competitor GM Yury Shulman, and they both live just outside of Chicago with their son Gabriel. Their son was born during last year's U.S. Championship, in which Yury finished second.

<Chess Highlights>:

2010 Chicago Open, WGM norm 2009 Czech Open, 1st Latvian Rapid Women's Championship (2004, 2005), 2009 Latvian Youth Champion, 1st European Rapid Championship Girls Under 18

Source: http://uschesschamps.com/2012-us-wo...

May-22-12  dagwood2005: "As of January 2011 she was basically half of Shulman's age. That's creepy."

Um, no. Actually Shulman is a hero--a role model for men everywhere.

May-23-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  diceman: <whiteshark:
Viktorija Ni learned chess at the age of 7 from her mother, Polina, who is an Expert.>

So Ni didn’t learn on daddy’s knee.

Mar-10-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  Jim Bartle: I think I've found the knights that say "Ni!"
Mar-10-13  waustad: She had an important win today over Olga Girya.
Aug-24-14  Everett: V Ni Boom Bots
Aug-25-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: <https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/...>
Aug-13-17  BIDMONFA: Viktorija Ni

NI, Viktorija
http://www.bidmonfa.com/ni_viktorij...
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