|Apr-23-04|| ||chessman6555: He is from India and when he is in his form,he often comes out with stunning flying colours. |
|Jul-19-06|| ||samsal27: Abhijit Kunte is 4/4 in the Canadien Open after beating IM Fidel Corrales. He is in sole lead after this game ...
[Event "2006 Canadian Open"]
[White "Kunte, Abhijit"]
[Black "Corrales, Fidel"]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.O-O b5 6.Bb3 Bb7 7.d3 Bc5 8.Be3 d6 9.Nbd2 O-O 10.a3 h6 11.h3 Kh8 12.c3 Qd7 13.Qe2 Rae8 14.Bxc5 dxc5 15.Qe3 Qd6 16.Bc2 Nh5 17.Nb3 c4 18.dxc4 bxc4 19.Nc5 Bc8 20.Rfd1 Qf6 21.Nd7 Bxd7 22.Rxd7 Rb8 23.Ba4 Ne7 24.Rd2 Nf4 25.Ne1 Nc8 26.Rad1 Nd6 27.Kh2 Rb6 28.g3 Ne6 29.Re2 Ng5 30.h4 Ne6 31.Nf3 Rfb8 32.Rd5 Rxb2 33.Rxe5 Rxe2 34.Qxe2 Rb1 35.Kg2 Qg6 36.Qe3 Rb2 37.Bd7 Rb3 38.Bxe6 fxe6 39.Nd4 Rxa3 .Rxe6 Qf7 41.Re5 a5 42.Rc5 Ra2 43.Nf5 a4 44.Nxd6 cxd6 45.Ra5 a3 46.Qd4 Kh7 47.Ra7 Qf8 48.h5 Kh8 49.Ra5 Kh7 50.Ra6 Kh8 51.Ra7 Kh7 52.e5 dxe5 .Qe4 Kh8 54.Ra8 Rxf2 55.Kh3 a2 56.Rxf8 Rxf8 57.Qh1 e4 58.Qa1 Rf2 59.Qe1 Rf6 60.Qa1 Rf2 61.Qe1 Kg8 62.Qd1 Kh7 63.Qe1 e3 64.Qxe3 a1Q 65.Qxf2 Qxc3 66.Qf5 Kg8 67.Qe6 Kf8 68.Qd6 Kf7 69.Qd7 Kf6 70.Qd6 Kf5 71.Qg6 1-0
|Jul-19-06|| ||samsal27: Kunte drew with GM Alexander Moiseenko in the 5th round of the Canadian Open. He is now joined in the lead by GM Huzman and GM Arencibia ...|
|Jul-25-06|| ||SNiraj: Kunte is the joint winner of the Canadien Open with 7/9 points! The cowinner is GM Walter Arencibia ...|
|Jul-25-06|| ||SNiraj: For his efforts, Kunte earned USD 4500 and 12 Elo rating points.|
|Aug-03-06|| ||SNiraj: Nice interview of Kunte ... http://in.news.yahoo.com/060802/48/...|
|Aug-07-06|| ||SNiraj: Kunte to play in Malaysia next along with GM Pravin Thipsay and IM Lanka Ravi.|
|Aug-07-06|| ||Albertan: Kunte along with Chowdhury,Ganguly,Venkatesh,Chanda,Nisha Mohta, and Anupama Gokhale all played at the 2005 Canadian Open, which I attended. The Indian players had a team-like atmosphere which must have been nice for all of them being so far away from home.|
|Aug-15-06|| ||SNiraj: <The Indian players had a team-like atmosphere which must have been nice for all of them being so far away from home> Good to hear this. How did you fare <Albertan>?|
|Aug-16-06|| ||SNiraj: Kunte has been faring brilliantly in blitz as well - http://cpai.in/news1.htm#GM%20Abhij...!|
|Aug-23-06|| ||Albertan: SNiraj: <The Indian players had a team-like atmosphere which must have been nice for all of them being so far away from home> Good to hear this. How did you fare <Albertan>?|
SNiraj I didn't play in the Canadian Open, I helped with the demo boards.
|Aug-23-06|| ||SNiraj: <Albertan> Cool.|
|Oct-02-06|| ||samsal27: Kunte at number eight in the Indian rankings in the October list - http://www.hindu.com/2006/10/03/sto...|
|Oct-22-08|| ||ILikeFruits: i like...
|Nov-02-08|| ||bharatiy: he seems to have peaked. Don,t think will improve a lot.|
|Nov-21-09|| ||Tabanus: GM Abhijit Kunte, India, born 3 March 1977. Now rated 2522, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...|
IM in 1997, GM in 2000. Rating peaks 2568 in 2001 and 2005. Indian champion 1997 and 2000. British champion 2003.
Played in the olympiads 1998 (board 3), 2000 (board 2), 2002 (board 4) and 2004 (1st reserve). Played in Asian Team Ch 1999 (board 3), 2003 (1st reserve), 2005 (board 2) and 2008 (board 3).
http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abhiji... (in Polish)
http://www.hinduonnet.com/tss/tss28... (with GM Krishnan Sasikiran)
He is playing today 1st round in Khanty-Mansiysk in the 3rd World Cup (2009)
|Aug-31-11|| ||HeMateMe: Run One for the Gipper!
|Dec-06-12|| ||BIDMONFA: Abhijit Kunte|
|Mar-30-14|| ||GrahamClayton: On the 5th of January 2014 in Mumbai, Kunte set a new Indian simultaneous record, playing 155 opponents:|
|Mar-03-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, Abhijit Kunte.|