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Al-Rakib Abdulla
Number of games in database: 216
Years covered: 1992 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2484 (2508 rapid, 2436 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2535

Overall record: +84 -61 =71 (55.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (29) 
    A40 A46 D02 D00 E00
 Slav (10) 
    D10 D12 D18 D11 D16
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D38 D37 D31 D35 D30
 King's Indian (7) 
    E60 E77 E61 E73 E94
 Modern Benoni (7) 
    A70 A61 A65 A56 A57
 Queen's Indian (6) 
    E12 E14
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (20) 
    C99 C91 C77 C61 C60
 Caro-Kann (18) 
    B14 B17 B10 B13 B15
 Slav (10) 
    D12 D11 D13 D10 D17
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    D00 A45 E00 A40 D02
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (9) 
    C91 C99 C92 C85
 Semi-Slav (7) 
    D45 D49 D47 D44
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Sorbe vs A Abdulla, 2005 0-1
   Yurtaev vs A Abdulla, 2001 1/2-1/2
   W Teerapabpaisit vs A Abdulla, 2008 0-1
   V Parikh vs A Abdulla, 2005 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bangladesh Championship (2007)
   Bangladesh Championship (2006)
   6th United Insurance (2003)
   Asian Chess Championship (2005)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   Olympiad (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)

   V S Rathanvel vs A Abdulla (Jun-11-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Abdulla vs B Sekar (Jun-10-17) 1-0
   Krishna G V Sai vs A Abdulla (Jun-09-17) 1-0
   A Abdulla vs L Babujian (Jun-08-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Abdulla vs R Sangma (Jun-07-17) 1-0

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(born Dec-02-1980, 36 years old) Bangladesh

[what is this?]
Abdulla (Abdullah) Al-Rakib earned the Grandmaster title in 2007 (the 4th GM from Bangladesh). He won the Bangladesh championship in 2007 after taking 2nd place in 2003, 2004, and 2006. He again won the Bangladesh Championship in 2013. He has represented Bangladesh in seven Chess Olympiads.

Wikipedia article: Abdullah Al Rakib

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 216  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Abdulla vs Z Rahman  0-1361992Doha opD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
2. Sadvakasov vs A Abdulla  1-0391996Asia-ch BoysB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
3. Kasimdzhanov vs A Abdulla 1-0181996Macau ch-Asia jrbB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
4. Z Rahman vs A Abdulla  1-0381998Elista ol (Men)E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
5. T Dao vs A Abdulla  ½-½471998World Junior ChampionshipsD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. A Abdulla vs M Kobalia  0-1711998World Junior ChampionshipsA80 Dutch
7. D Rogozenco vs A Abdulla  1-047199910th Goodricke Int.B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
8. A Abdulla vs Z Rahman  0-16019994th United InsuranceD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. A Abdulla vs Wojtkiewicz  1-05419994th United InsuranceB06 Robatsch
10. Ehlvest vs A Abdulla  1-02619994th United InsuranceD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. A Abdulla vs Short 0-16919994th United InsuranceA40 Queen's Pawn Game
12. S Zagrebelny vs A Abdulla  1-06619994th United InsuranceB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
13. Y Shulman vs A Abdulla  ½-½5019994th United InsuranceB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
14. S Ledger vs A Abdulla  0-1411999BCF-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
15. A Abdulla vs Hebden  ½-½241999BCF-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
16. J M Hodgson vs A Abdulla 1-0371999BCF-chD00 Queen's Pawn Game
17. A Abdulla vs F N Stephenson  1-0291999BCF-chD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. S Buckley vs A Abdulla  0-1331999BCF-chA12 English with b3
19. A Abdulla vs Emms ½-½561999BCF-chA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
20. Sasikiran vs A Abdulla  ½-½401999BCF-chD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
21. A Abdulla vs C Ward  0-1421999BCF-chA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
22. R Shaw vs A Abdulla  ½-½581999BCF-chB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
23. A Abdulla vs J Naylor  1-0311999BCF-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
24. Sundararajan vs A Abdulla  ½-½391999BCF-chD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
25. A Abdulla vs Kurajica  ½-½71200034th OlympiadE12 Queen's Indian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-16-07  Timex: Who is this guy? I have never heard of him until he won the Bangladesh Championship. Is he a GM? His rating seems to say so.
Jun-13-07  monvalonai: He is the third grandmaster of Bangladesh. he achieved the third norm of grandmaster in the last national championship.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Abdel Irada: I'm fairly certain this player's name is listed in reverse order: last name first.

Typically, Abdullah is a first name, while Al-Rakib (Ar-Rakib) would be a family name.

Premium Chessgames Member
  twinlark: <Abdel Irada>

FIDE also lists his last name as Abdullah:

No guarantee of accuracy of course, and mistakes on the FIDE database often take ages to rectify. Nevertheless, there seems to be many chess players whose last name is Abdulla: and Abdullah:

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