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Adriana Nikolova
Number of games in database: 187
Years covered: 1996 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2292 (2276 rapid, 2184 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2360

Overall record: +64 -71 =52 (48.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (44) 
    B22 B96 B80 B32 B30
 Ruy Lopez (17) 
    C67 C84 C92 C69 C64
 Four Knights (9) 
    C49 C48
 French Defense (8) 
    C05 C03 C07 C04
 French Tarrasch (8) 
    C05 C07 C03 C04
 Caro-Kann (7) 
    B18 B13 B15 B12
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (42) 
    B30 B23 B22 B62 B90
 Slav (15) 
    D10 D17 D11 D12 D15
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (10) 
    B60 B62 B67 B61 B63
 Sicilian Najdorf (5) 
    B90 B92 B93
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E17 E14 E12 E15
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    D02 A46 D04
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Solomons vs A Nikolova, 2010 0-1
   A Nikolova vs K Bhatia, 2011 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Club Cup (Women) (2010)
   Albena Open (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2012)
   Chigorin Memorial (2012)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2010)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2008)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2011)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2014)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   Golden Sands (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2014)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2016)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2016)

   🏆 Dubai Open
   Deepan Chakkravarthy J vs A Nikolova (Apr-07-18) 1-0
   L Krysa vs A Nikolova (Apr-04-18) 1-0
   N Zhukova vs A Nikolova (Sep-13-16) 1/2-1/2
   A Nikolova vs E Levushkina (Sep-12-16) 0-1
   A Nikolova vs S Vajda (Sep-11-16) 1/2-1/2

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(born Nov-08-1988, 30 years old) Bulgaria

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Nikolova is a WGM. She was Bulgarian women's champion in 2011.

Wikipedia article: Adriana Nikolova

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 187  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Nikolova vs S Ursic 1-0271996Ch Europe (cadets) (g) (under 10)C55 Two Knights Defense
2. Krum Georgiev vs A Nikolova  ½-½1020054th Kesarovski - Georgiev MemorialB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
3. A Nikolova vs Miroshnichenko 0-14720065th Istanbul FestivalB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
4. A Nikolova vs B Morchiashvili 0-15920065th Istanbul FestivalB75 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
5. A Nikolova vs J Houska  0-1532008European Individual Championship (Women)B18 Caro-Kann, Classical
6. N Paikidze vs A Nikolova  0-1392008European Individual Championship (Women)E14 Queen's Indian
7. A Nikolova vs E Tairova 0-1462008European Individual Championship (Women)C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
8. Klinova vs A Nikolova  0-1732008European Individual Championship (Women)B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
9. M Sandu vs A Nikolova  1-0352008European Individual Championship (Women)B23 Sicilian, Closed
10. A Nikolova vs S Cherednichenko  1-0292008European Individual Championship (Women)C05 French, Tarrasch
11. I Paulet vs A Nikolova  1-0352008European Individual Championship (Women)B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
12. A Nikolova vs E Sedina  0-1502008European Individual Championship (Women)C03 French, Tarrasch
13. A Bayrak vs A Nikolova  0-1342008European Individual Championship (Women)B50 Sicilian
14. A Nikolova vs S Foisor  ½-½532008European Individual Championship (Women)B15 Caro-Kann
15. Andjelija Stojanovic vs A Nikolova  ½-½132008European Individual Championship (Women)E17 Queen's Indian
16. E Djingarova vs A Nikolova  ½-½262008Bulgarian Team ChampionshipE17 Queen's Indian
17. Pelletier vs A Nikolova  1-0292009Zurich Chess Club 200th AnniversaryE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
18. A Nikolova vs I Lauterbach  0-136200917th European Team Championship (Women)A00 Uncommon Opening
19. S Milliet vs A Nikolova 1-035200917th European Team Championship (Women)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
20. E Sedina vs A Nikolova 1-040200917th European Team Championship (Women)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
21. A Milovic vs A Nikolova  1-071200917th European Team Championship (Women)B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. A Nikolova vs M Medic  ½-½29200917th European Team Championship (Women)C03 French, Tarrasch
23. A Nikolova vs L Javakhishvili  ½-½67200917th European Team Championship (Women)B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
24. A Nikolova vs S Vajda  ½-½34200917th European Team Championship (Women)C67 Ruy Lopez
25. A Trofimova vs A Nikolova  ½-½602010European Individual Championship (Women)B50 Sicilian
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