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Ariel Sorin
A Sorin 
Photo courtesy of Graciela Manteiga.  
Number of games in database: 111
Years covered: 1987 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2399 (2399 rapid, 2343 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2519

Overall record: +35 -38 =35 (48.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (9) 
    E75 E73 E80 E84 E81
 Queen's Indian (8) 
    E15 E17
 Modern Benoni (6) 
    A70 A57 A56
 Grunfeld (5) 
    D80 D91
 Bogo Indian (5) 
 Queen's Gambit Declined (4) 
    D38 D31
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (16) 
    C80 C83 C77 C68 C69
 King's Indian (16) 
    E81 E94 E76 E66 E62
 Ruy Lopez, Open (10) 
    C80 C83 C81
 Giuoco Piano (7) 
    C53 C50
 Scotch Game (6) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Sorin vs D H Campora, 1999 1-0
   J Quispe Santacruz vs A Sorin, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   79th Argentine Championship (2004)
   Torneo Continental Americano (2003)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   American Continental Championship (2005)

   🏆 Norberto La Porta Open A
   S Mareco vs A Sorin (Dec-19-12) 1-0

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(born Apr-26-1967, 51 years old) Argentina

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Ariel Sorin was awarded the International Master title in 1989, and the Grandmaster title in 1995. He won the Magistral III Mar del Plata 1989, and tied for 1st-2nd with James Mann de Toledo in Buenos Aires and has twice won the Argentine Championship, the 75th in 2000 and the 79th in 2004. He played Board #4 at the 2004 Olympiad in Spain, 5.5/11, with a 2425 performance rating. His FIDE rating in Jan 2005 was 2509, placing him #6 in his country.

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 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 111  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Abarca Aguirre vs A Sorin  0-1341987Pan American-chTE81 King's Indian, Samisch
2. Akopian vs A Sorin  1-0461987Wch U20A07 King's Indian Attack
3. A Sorin vs L Bronstein  0-1441989Ch ArgentinaD80 Grunfeld
4. Ivkov vs A Sorin  1-0391989SevillaE92 King's Indian
5. Glek vs A Sorin  1-0561989Odessa 48/778E76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
6. E Vladimirov vs A Sorin  1-0461990Seville opE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
7. A Rodriguez Vila vs A Sorin  0-1521991Sao Paulo CLA ITAUC77 Ruy Lopez
8. A Sorin vs Kharlov  0-1331991Sao Paulo opD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. Topalov vs A Sorin  1-0381992ZaragozaE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
10. Topalov vs A Sorin 1-0321992BenidormA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
11. A Sorin vs F Braga  ½-½16199210s, Alicante opD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
12. Kharlov vs A Sorin  1-0371992Biel MTO opA00 Uncommon Opening
13. J Gallagher vs A Sorin 1-0611992Biel opC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
14. Shabalov vs A Sorin 1-0411992Biel opC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
15. A Sorin vs Korchnoi 0-13019922nd Principe de Asturias rapidE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
16. A Sorin vs Taimanov 0-13719922nd Principe de Asturias rapidE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
17. A Sorin vs Lombardy 1-0291994Buenos Aires (Argentina)A40 Queen's Pawn Game
18. Petursson vs A Sorin  ½-½331994It Linares (ESP) (07)E81 King's Indian, Samisch
19. A Sorin vs V Malakhov  0-1641994Groningen opA50 Queen's Pawn Game
20. M Brodsky vs A Sorin  ½-½271994Groningen opC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
21. Leko vs A Sorin  1-0421994Buenos Aires ARG-WORLDC45 Scotch Game
22. Larsen vs A Sorin  1-0501994San MartinA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
23. A Sorin vs B V Alterman  ½-½691994OlympiadD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
24. R Gasimov vs A Sorin  0-1321994Groningen OpenE60 King's Indian Defense
25. Miles vs A Sorin  1-0331995Capablanca memC45 Scotch Game
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 111  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-02-04  molinov: Sorin won the 2004 version of the Argentine Championship over Rubén Felgaer (who came in second).
Oct-03-04  ConLaMismaMano: Congratulations to GM Sorin! I think it's the second time he becomes argentine champion.
Oct-15-04  Knight13: I believe he won the third Argentine Championship.

79th Argentine Championship (2004)

Jan-06-06  BIDMONFA: Ariel Sorin

SORIN, Ariel

Apr-26-06  I3illieJoe: Happy birthday to Grandmaster Sorin
Apr-26-07  clausurez: ¡Feliz cumpleaños, master!
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  wordfunph: GM Sorin winning over Fischer's second GM Lombardy in 1994 Buenos Aires was one of his greatest achievements..

Happy Birthday GM Ariel Sorin!

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  Penguincw: Happy 47th birthday to GM Ariel Sorin.
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