Number of games in database: 551
Years covered: 1992 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2580 (2534 rapid, 2593 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2631
Overall record: +187 -97 =221 (58.9%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
46 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
D Mastrovasilis vs Short, 2011 1-0
D Mastrovasilis vs A Volokitin, 2017 1-0
D Mastrovasilis vs K Bischoff, 2003 1-0
D Mastrovasilis vs Wei Ming Kevin Goh, 2016 1/2-1/2
D Mastrovasilis vs A Pavlidis, 2009 1-0
D Mastrovasilis vs Mamedyarov, 2005 1/2-1/2
I Papaioannou vs D Mastrovasilis, 2005 1/2-1/2
D Mastrovasilis vs Tiviakov, 2009 1-0
D Mastrovasilis vs R Edouard, 2013 1/2-1/2
H Banikas vs D Mastrovasilis, 2003 1/2-1/2
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004)
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
2nd Queenstown Chess Classic (2009)
41st World Junior Championship (2002)
World Junior Championship (2003)
European Individual Chess Championship (2017)
Chess Olympiad (2010)
36th Olympiad (2004)
EU-ch 4th (2003)
6th European Individual Championship (2005)
7th European Individual Championship (2006)
10th European Individual Championship (2009)
12th European Individual Championship (2011)
European Individual Championship (2013)
37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
Chess Olympiad (2012)
🏆 European Club Cup
Efimenko vs D Mastrovasilis (Oct-17-18) 1/2-1/2
D Mastrovasilis vs R Wojtaszek (Oct-15-18) 1/2-1/2
D Mastrovasilis vs I Ivanisevic (Oct-14-18) 0-1
G P Arnaudov vs D Mastrovasilis (Oct-13-18) 1/2-1/2
D Mastrovasilis vs Nderim Saraci (Oct-12-18) 1-0
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| page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 551
|1. P Chilingirova vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||1-0||21||1992||Komotini Open||E70 King's Indian|
|2. A Ulmanis vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||0-1||31||1992||European Youth Chess||C30 King's Gambit Declined|
|3. Bacrot vs D Mastrovasilis
||1-0||39||1992||Wch U10||E85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation|
|4. R Memekidou vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||0-1||17||1993||Komotini GP||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|5. D Mastrovasilis vs Bacrot
|| ||½-½||15||1993||EU-ch U10||B01 Scandinavian|
|6. Bacrot vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||1-0||66||1993||Wch U10||D09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3|
|7. Akobian vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||½-½||51||1994||EU-ch U12||E99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov|
|8. Aronian vs D Mastrovasilis
||0-1||16||1994||EU-ch U12||B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|9. Grischuk vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||1-0||29||1995||EU-ch U12||B42 Sicilian, Kan|
|10. D Mastrovasilis vs A Wirig
|| ||1-0||43||1995||EU-ch U12||B01 Scandinavian|
|11. Akobian vs D Mastrovasilis
||½-½||22||1996||Wch U14||D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|12. Akobian vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||1-0||90||1996||EU-ch U14||D00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|13. K Rusev vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||0-1||39||1997||Wch U14||D02 Queen's Pawn Game|
|14. I Dorfanis vs D Mastrovasilis
||0-1||36||1998||GRE-chT||D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|15. I Nikolaidis vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||1-0||33||1998||48th Greek Championship||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|16. E Grivas vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||0-1||57||1998||48th Greek Championship||A11 English, Caro-Kann Defensive System|
|17. I Papaioannou vs D Mastrovasilis
||1-0||77||1998||48th Greek Championship||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|18. D Mastrovasilis vs Akobian
|| ||½-½||11||1999||EU-ch U16||B01 Scandinavian|
|19. Yusupov vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||1-0||68||1999||GRE-GER m||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|20. D Mastrovasilis vs C Lutz
||0-1||35||1999||GRE-GER m||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|21. Jobava vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||1-0||30||1999||Wch U16||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|22. D Mastrovasilis vs Navara
|| ||½-½||67||1999||Groningen Young Masters||C11 French|
|23. D Andreou vs D Mastrovasilis
|| ||1-0||31||2000||Kavala||D00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|24. D Mastrovasilis vs Navara
|| ||½-½||62||2000||EU-ch U20||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|25. D Mastrovasilis vs Radjabov
|| ||0-1||40||2000||EU-ch U20||C11 French|
| page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 551
|Apr-21-06|| ||PhilFeeley: Nice two rooks vs. queen ending here:
[Event "Kavala International Tournament 2005"]
[White "Mastrovasilis D"]
[Black "Pavlidou K"]
1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Ndb5 Bb4 7. a3 Bxc3+ 8.
Nxc3 d5 9. exd5 exd5 10. Bd3 d4 11. Ne2 O-O 12. O-O Re8 13. Bg5 Re5 14. Bf4 Re8
15. Ng3 Qb6 16. Nh5 Ne7 17. Be5 Kh8 18. Bxf6 gxf6 19. Re1 Bf5 20. Qf3 Bxd3 21.
cxd3 Ng6 22. Nxf6 Re6 23. Nd7 Qxb2 24. Qxf7 Rae8 25. Qxe8+ Rxe8 26. Rxe8+ Kg7
27. Rae1 Qxa3 28. h4 h5 29. Ne5 Nxe5 30. R8xe5 Qxd3 31. Rxh5 Qc3 32. Re4 Qb4
33. f3 a5 34. Rg5+ Kf6 35. Rd5 Qb1+ 36. Kh2 a4 37. Rexd4 b5 38. Rd6+ Ke7 39.
Rd7+ Ke6 40. R7d6+ Ke7 41. Ra6 Qb2 42. Re4+ Kf7 43. Ra7+ Kf6 44. h5 Kg5 45.
Rg4+ Kh6 46. Ra6+ Kxh5 47. Rag6 Qe2 48. R4g5+ Kh4 49. f4 1-0
|Jun-11-08|| ||BIDMONFA: http://chessgames.com/perl/chesspla...
|Jun-12-09|| ||wordfunph: FIDE awarded his GM title in 2004, Happy Birthday GM Dimitrios Mastrovasilis!!!|
Anyone knew the meaning of "Mastro" and "Vasilis"?
|Sep-01-10|| ||Tabanus: Placed 6th in Kalamaria Open (Greece) 28 Aug. - 1 Sept. 2010:|
|May-27-12|| ||OhioChessFan: http://www.scacchierando.net/public...|
|Mar-04-14|| ||ketchuplover: He might have lost to a 12 year old recently.|
|Dec-11-14|| ||waustad: He did commentary on chessbomb today for the 4th International Chess Memorial of Krystyna Holuj-Radzikowska 2014 tournament and seemed to do quite a good job. It isn't the highest profile tournament, but some decent female players are there.|
|Jun-12-17|| ||kdogphs: Guy just qualified for the World Cup on 2017! Followed a bunch of his games from the EIC, pretty universal style, hope he makes it far in the World Cup!|
|Jun-12-17|| ||cunctatorg: <@ wordfunph; Anyone knew the meaning of "Mastro" and "Vasilis"?>: |
Well, you may have already find the answer after whole eight years!
In any case, "mastro" is a quite simple word, not a Greek word but perhaps a word of Latin origin or so; it simply means "master".
"Vasilis" is perhaps a word of Greek origin though it isn't a Homer's word, it became quite common during the Christian Era and the Byzantine Empire; "Vasileus" is just the King and the word became a little bit "international" as a Christian name etc.
Last but not least about GM Dimitrios Mastrovasilis first name: Dimitrios is surely an ancient Greek word and it was the name of "Dimitra", the Goddess of Agriculture. Plato himself is giving the etymology of the word from the words "dido/dous=give" and "mEtEr=mHtHr=mother" at his "dialogue" on names, "Kratylus". That Goddess was giving as a mother and you can see the interesting (and general) fact that the ancient Greek names had a similar structure to that of the names of e.g. the natives of North America, the "Indians".
|Aug-30-17|| ||spysfi: I have submitted the following game between these two players long time ago. Dear Chessgames admins please include it in your database:|
Mastrovasilis, Dimitrios - Navara, David
1. e4 c6 2. Nf3 d5 3. Nc3 a6 4. d4 Bg4 5. h3 Bh5 6. g4 Bg6 7. Ne5 Bxe4 8. Nxe4 dxe4 9. c3 e6 10. Qb3 Qc8 11. Bg2 Nf6 12. g5 Nfd7 1h3. Nc4 b5 14. Ne3 Nb6 15. Bxe4 Ra7 16. Bd2 g6 17. O-O-O N8d7 18. h4 c5 19. Kb1 Bg7 20. h5 cxd4 21. cxd4 Bxd4 22. Bb4 Nc5 23. Qc2 Bxe3 24. fxe3 Nxe4 25. Qxe4 Rg8 26. hxg6 hxg6 27. Qd4 Nd5 28. Qxa7 Nxb4 29. Rc1 Qd7 30. Qb8+ Ke7 31. Qxg8 Qd3+ 32. Ka1 Qb1+ 33. Kxb1 1-0
|Aug-30-17|| ||spysfi: This summer he gave a big (over sixty players) simul in Nafpaktos, Greece and I think he went like 59.5-0.5 against many players rated over 1500. I got a good position with black against his pet opening (Two knights Caro-Kann) where he admitted after the game that he mixed the move order. I was very excited to have his king left in the center and tried a central break with a pawn sacrifice for the win!! Finally, I lost easily the endgame in a complicated position...|
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