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Cemil Can Ali Marandi
Number of games in database: 200
Years covered: 2010 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2540 (2404 blitz)

Overall record: +68 -51 =81 (54.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (28) 
    B22 B90 B40 B31 B27
 Ruy Lopez (20) 
    C96 C78 C65 C72 C81
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    A45 D00 D02 A46
 Reti System (9) 
    A05 A04 A06
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (8) 
    C96 C95 C97
 Sicilian Najdorf (5) 
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (26) 
    C11 C07 C00 C02 C03
 Slav (18) 
    D11 D10 D14 D13
 French (9) 
    C11 C00 C10
 French Tarrasch (8) 
    C07 C03 C08 C04
 Ruy Lopez (8) 
    C70 C63 C60 C78 C76
 Semi-Slav (7) 
    D43 D45 D47
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   C Ali Marandi vs Y Sari, 2012 1-0
   J B Hakizimana vs C Ali Marandi, 2012 0-1
   C Ali Marandi vs V Belous, 2017 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   St Louis Summer Classic (Group B) (2018)
   St. Louis Spring Classic (Group B) (2017)
   World Junior Championship (2013)
   World Junior Championship (2015)
   Najdorf Memorial Open A (2019)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)
   European Individual Championship (2014)

   🏆 Najdorf Memorial Open A
   C Ali Marandi vs K Dragun (Jul-14-19) 0-1
   K Budrewicz vs C Ali Marandi (Jul-13-19) 0-1
   C Ali Marandi vs Kacper Tomaszewski (Jul-12-19) 1-0
   J Siekanski vs C Ali Marandi (Jul-11-19) 0-1
   C Ali Marandi vs M Wisniewski (Jul-10-19) 1-0

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(born Jan-17-1998, 21 years old) Turkey

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Candidate Master (2007); FIDE Master (2008); International Master (2013); Grandmaster (2017).

Master Norms and Awards

<Candidate Master> Awarded for his result at the World School Boys U9 Championship in 2007.

<FIDE Master> Awarded for his win of the European U10 Championship in 2008.

<International Master> (1) Ali Marandi won his first IM award at the 18th Troy Open held at the Canakkale Festival in Turkey in August 2010, scoring 7/9, half a point above the requisite he needed for the norm. His second norm came at the Angora Tournament in Ankara in March 2011, where he scored the requisite 6.5/10. His third IM norm resulted from his requisite 4.5/10 result at the 3rd Kahraman Olgac Memorial held in Izmir in Turkey in May 2011. Ali Marandi did not gain his IM title until 4 July 2013 when he defeated Mishra Swayams in round six of the 2013 Turkish Club Cup. At the time he was 15 years 5 months and 17 days.


<Age> European U10 champion 2008 (earning FM title), European U12 champion 2010, European U14 champion 2011 and =4th (7th on tiebreak) in the 2011 U14 World Championship. European U16 Champion 2014 and European U18 Champion 2015.

<National> 7.5/10 in the 2012 Turkish Chess Championship.

<Continental> he scored his 4th IM norm at the 13th European Individual Championship (2012), also adding 28.5 rating points.

Team Events

He played 2nd board on the Turkey 2016 team at the Chess Olympiad (2012), scoring 4.5/10, including 4 draws and a loss against his 5 GM opponents.

References and Sources



Last updated: 2017-11-03 11:59:30

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 200  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Ali Marandi vs E Hofer  1-0502010WYCC Open U12C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
2. R Gajek vs C Ali Marandi  1-0292010WYCC Open U12B42 Sicilian, Kan
3. C Ali Marandi vs C Barros Rivadeneira  1-0322010WYCC Open U12C42 Petrov Defense
4. Yi Xu vs C Ali Marandi  ½-½502010WYCC Open U12B42 Sicilian, Kan
5. C Ali Marandi vs M Petrosyan  ½-½272010WYCC Open U12B22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. Titas Stremavicius vs C Ali Marandi  0-1282010WYCC Open U12D02 Queen's Pawn Game
7. C Ali Marandi vs Ziv Beker  1-0242010WYCC Open U12B22 Sicilian, Alapin
8. J K Duda vs C Ali Marandi  1-0402010WYCC Open U12C18 French, Winawer
9. C Ali Marandi vs M C Huber  1-0362010WYCC Open U12C78 Ruy Lopez
10. A Stukopin vs C Ali Marandi 1-0412010WY U-16 OlympiadC14 French, Classical
11. C Ali Marandi vs V S Gujrathi  ½-½322010WY U-16 OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. C Ali Marandi vs E Baglan  0-1402011Turkish Team ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
13. G Ererdem vs C Ali Marandi  0-1502011Turkish Team ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
14. C Ali Marandi vs U S Arat  0-1462011Turkish Team ChampionshipC96 Ruy Lopez, Closed
15. V Sevgi vs C Ali Marandi  0-1692011Turkish Team ChampionshipC07 French, Tarrasch
16. E Ozgur vs C Ali Marandi  0-1432011Turkish Team ChampionshipD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
17. C Ali Marandi vs M Ozmen  1-0452011Turkish Team ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
18. C Ali Marandi vs F Kaleoglu 1-0222011Turkish Team ChampionshipC07 French, Tarrasch
19. C Ali Marandi vs M B Dastan  1-0302011Turkish Team ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
20. M Ergene vs C Ali Marandi  0-1312011Turkish Team ChampionshipD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
21. C Ali Marandi vs A Yuksel  ½-½242011Turkish Team ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. V Sanal vs C Ali Marandi  1-0492011Turkish Team ChampionshipC07 French, Tarrasch
23. C Ali Marandi vs S Soysal  1-0612011Turkish Team ChampionshipB07 Pirc
24. D Diril vs C Ali Marandi  ½-½412011Turkish Team ChampionshipC07 French, Tarrasch
25. Smirin vs C Ali Marandi  1-0352011Baku OpenA28 English
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Sep-22-11  BIDMONFA: Cemil Can Ali Marandi


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