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Asghar Golizadeh
Number of games in database: 92
Years covered: 2006 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2461 (2439 rapid, 2388 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2508

Overall record: +40 -26 =26 (57.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (30) 
    B52 B30 B51 B90 B91
 Sicilian Najdorf (5) 
    B90 B91
 French Defense (5) 
    C11 C10 C18
 Caro-Kann (4) 
    B17 B18 B10 B11
 French (4) 
    C11 C10
 Sicilian Kan (4) 
    B41 B42 B43
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (12) 
    B27 B22 B98 B96 B36
 English, 1 c4 c5 (8) 
    A33 A37 A31 A36 A30
 Modern Benoni (5) 
    A67 A64 A61 A65 A60
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Baku Open (2010)
   Asian Nations Cup (2014)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   16th Asian Games (Men Teams) (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)

   🏆 16th TCh-IRI SL R6-11
   Meysam Khatibi vs A Golizadeh (Oct-20-17) 0-1
   A Golizadeh vs M Afshari (Oct-19-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Golizadeh vs Arash Tahbaz (Oct-19-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Golizadeh vs Nima Javanbakht (Oct-17-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Golizadeh vs Adrian Fuentes (Aug-14-14) 1-0

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(born Jul-29-1990, 28 years old) Iran

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Born in Tabriz, Iran. FM (2009); IM (2010) and GM (2011).

Golizadeh became Iranian U16 champion in 2006, came 3rd in the Iranian Championship in 2006, 4th in the Iranian Championship in March 2009 for his first IM norm, and 4th in the Iranian Championship in 2010. He won the 2012/2013 Iranian Championship. His 5.5/9 at the 9th Asian Continental Men's Chess Championship in the Philippines provided him with his 3rd IM norm (see below for his 2nd IM norm).

He acquired his three GM norms by scoring 6.5/9 (coming 4th) at the 8th International Caspian Cup (A Class) in Rasht in February 2010 (also his 2nd IM norm), 6.5/10 (coming 6th) at the Khashayar Mostafavi Kashani Cup in Mashhad in June 2010 and by scoring 7/9 at the Baku Open in August 2010, placing =2nd (4th on count back) a half point behind Gata Kamsky and alongside Emil Sutovsky, Aleksej Aleksandrov and Nijat Abasov. In January 2012, he scored 8/11 in the 20th Fajr International Chess Open Tournament held in Tabriz, in Iran, placing 3rd. In June 2012 he easily won the Azerbaijan Open Chess Championship 2012 with 8/9. In July he won the Saadi Open held in Shiraz, Iran.

He has represented Iran at the 2010, 2012 Olympiads on reserve board, on the latter occasion scoring 6.5/11 for a TPR of 2514 placing 12th for the board. He also represented Iran at the 2014 Olympiad, again as a reserve.

Last updated: 2017-07-29 03:23:01

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 92  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Golizadeh vs V K Neverov 0-152200614th FAJR OpenB41 Sicilian, Kan
2. Koneru vs A Golizadeh  1-035200717th Chess FestivalA61 Benoni
3. A Golizadeh vs S H Moosavian  0-131200818th ch-IRIC10 French
4. E Ahmadinia vs A Golizadeh  1-040200818th ch-IRIA43 Old Benoni
5. A Golizadeh vs M Ghorbani  0-154200818th ch-IRIB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. M Sharbaf vs A Golizadeh  ½-½66200818th ch-IRIB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. A Golizadeh vs F Dalir  1-058200818th ch-IRIC18 French, Winawer
8. A Roghani vs A Golizadeh  1-036200818th ch-IRIE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
9. A Golizadeh vs S Salehian  1-047200818th ch-IRIB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
10. A Golizadeh vs H R Mohammadi  1-079200818th ch-IRIB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
11. A Golizadeh vs M Vaghar  1-038200818th ch-IRIB10 Caro-Kann
12. E Ghaem Maghami vs A Golizadeh  1-048200818th ch-IRIA30 English, Symmetrical
13. S Sadeh vs A Golizadeh  0-144200818th ch-IRIA00 Uncommon Opening
14. A Golizadeh vs P Doostkam  0-153200818th ch-IRIC11 French
15. E Momeni vs A Golizadeh  ½-½6200818th ch-IRIA46 Queen's Pawn Game
16. A Golizadeh vs P Bersamina  1-06420109th Asian ContinentalB27 Sicilian
17. G N Gopal vs A Golizadeh  ½-½2920109th Asian ContinentalB36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
18. A Golizadeh vs Zhou Weiqi  ½-½2320109th Asian ContinentalC11 French
19. J P Gomez vs A Golizadeh  ½-½5420109th Asian ContinentalA07 King's Indian Attack
20. A Golizadeh vs Ngoc Truongson Nguyen  1-04320109th Asian ContinentalB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
21. S Megaranto vs A Golizadeh  ½-½4420109th Asian ContinentalB27 Sicilian
22. A Golizadeh vs B Adhiban  ½-½5620109th Asian ContinentalB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
23. Yu Yangyi vs A Golizadeh  1-04120109th Asian ContinentalB42 Sicilian, Kan
24. A Golizadeh vs Lu Shanglei  1-03920109th Asian ContinentalB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. A Golizadeh vs K Abdulla 1-0302010Baku OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 92  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: FM Asghar Golizadeh, Iran, born 29 July 1990. Now rated 2481,

FM in 2009. Climbing rating curve.

IM application:


Iranian U16 champion 2006. Placed 3rd in Iranian Ch 2006, 4th in Iranian Ch 2009, 4th in Iranian Ch 2010, 4th in Caspian Cup 2010, 14th in Asian Ch 2010,

strong 4th place in Baku Open (Azerbaijan) 23-31 Aug. 2010:

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