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Al-Rakib Abdulla
Number of games in database: 206
Years covered: 1992 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2503 (2508 rapid, 2432 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2535

Overall record: +79 -60 =67 (54.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (27) 
    A40 A46 D02 A41 D00
 Slav (10) 
    D10 D12 D18 D11 D16
 Modern Benoni (7) 
    A70 A56 A65 A61 A57
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D37 D38 D35 D30 D31
 King's Indian (7) 
    E77 E60 E94 E73 E61
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E12 E14
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (18) 
    B14 B17 B10 B12 B13
 Ruy Lopez (16) 
    C91 C99 C77 C61 C60
 Slav (10) 
    D12 D13 D11 D17 D10
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    D00 A45 E10 E00 D02
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (9) 
    C99 C91 C92 C85
 Semi-Slav (7) 
    D45 D49 D44 D47
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Yurtaev vs A Abdulla, 2001 1/2-1/2
   S Sorbe vs A Abdulla, 2005 0-1
   V Parikh vs A Abdulla, 2005 0-1
   T Rahman vs A Abdulla, 2003 0-1

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

   Z Rahman vs A Abdulla (Nov-12-16) 0-1
   M Al Sayed vs A Abdulla (Sep-13-16) 1/2-1/2
   P Villegas vs A Abdulla (Sep-12-16) 0-1
   Jun Hyeok Lee vs A Abdulla (Sep-10-16) 0-1
   A Abdulla vs O N Al Ali (Sep-08-16) 0-1

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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 206  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. A Abdulla vs Z Rahman  0-136 1992 Doha opD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
2. Sadvakasov vs A Abdulla  1-039 1996 Asia-ch BoysB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
3. Kasimdzhanov vs A Abdulla 1-018 1996 Macau ch-Asia jrbB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
4. Z Rahman vs A Abdulla  1-038 1998 Elista ol (Men)E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
5. T Dao vs A Abdulla  ½-½47 1998 World Junior ChampionshipsD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. A Abdulla vs M Kobalia  0-171 1998 World Junior ChampionshipsA80 Dutch
7. D Rogozenco vs A Abdulla  1-047 1999 10th Goodricke Int.B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
8. A Abdulla vs Z Rahman  0-160 1999 United Insurance 4thD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. A Abdulla vs Wojtkiewicz  1-054 1999 4th United Insurance, DhakaB06 Robatsch
10. Ehlvest vs A Abdulla  1-026 1999 4th United Insurance, DhakaD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. A Abdulla vs Short 0-169 1999 4th United Insurance, DhakaA40 Queen's Pawn Game
12. S Zagrebelny vs A Abdulla  1-066 1999 4th United Insurance, DhakaB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
13. Y Shulman vs A Abdulla  ½-½50 1999 4th United Insurance, DhakaB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
14. S Ledger vs A Abdulla  0-141 1999 BCF-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
15. A Abdulla vs Hebden  ½-½24 1999 BCF-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
16. J M Hodgson vs A Abdulla 1-037 1999 BCF-chD00 Queen's Pawn Game
17. A Abdulla vs F N Stephenson  1-029 1999 BCF-chD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. S Buckley vs A Abdulla  0-133 1999 BCF-chA12 English with b3
19. A Abdulla vs Emms ½-½56 1999 BCF-chA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
20. Sasikiran vs A Abdulla  ½-½40 1999 BCF-chD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
21. A Abdulla vs C Ward  0-142 1999 BCF-chA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
22. R Shaw vs A Abdulla  ½-½58 1999 BCF-chB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
23. A Abdulla vs J Naylor  1-031 1999 BCF-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
24. Sundararajan vs A Abdulla  ½-½39 1999 BCF-chD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
25. A Abdulla vs Kurajica  ½-½71 2000 34th 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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