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Z Gyimesi 
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Zoltan Gyimesi
Number of games in database: 490
Years covered: 1991 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2674
Overall record: +120 -59 =269 (56.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      42 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Indian (34) 
    E15 E17 E16
 Slav (33) 
    D15 D17 D16 D11
 Queen's Gambit Declined (29) 
    D37 D38 D35 D36 D06
 King's Indian (26) 
    E94 E71 E97 E98 E92
 Semi-Slav (20) 
    D43 D45 D44 D46
 Grunfeld (20) 
    D97 D85 D84 D98 D82
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (44) 
    C67 C95 C65 C77 C84
 Nimzo Indian (33) 
    E32 E42 E20 E21 E55
 Queen's Pawn Game (26) 
    E10 E00 D02 A45 D05
 Caro-Kann (22) 
    B19 B12 B10 B14 B18
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (19) 
    C95 C84 C88 C91 C89
 English, 1 c4 e5 (13) 
    A21 A20 A22 A29 A28
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Z Varga vs Z Gyimesi, 2005 0-1
   Z Gyimesi vs E Kahn, 1995 1-0
   Tolnai vs Z Gyimesi, 1993 0-1
   Z Gyimesi vs Portisch, 2004 1-0
   Z Gyimesi vs A Fox, 2005 1-0
   K Bischoff vs Z Gyimesi, 2005 0-1
   Z Gyimesi vs F Manca, 2005 1-0
   Z Gyimesi vs E Postny, 2001 1-0
   Shirov vs Z Gyimesi, 2001 1/2-1/2
   Z Varga vs Z Gyimesi, 2005 1/2-1/2

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2001)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   20th Cappelle la Grande (2004)
   Hungarian Championship (2006)
   E.U. Championship and Cork Chess Congress (2005)
   Miskolc GM (2004)
   Antwerp (2008)
   Gibtelecom Chess Festival (2006)
   Bundesliga 2010/11 (2010)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)
   European Club Cup (2007)
   Budesliga 2008/09 (2008)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   French Team Championship (2012)

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(born Mar-31-1977, 37 years old) Hungary

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He is a GM. Hungarian champion in 2005. In the same year, he won the EU Individual Open Championship.

Wikipedia article: Zoltan Gyimesi

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 490  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Z Gyimesi vs J Stocek  ½-½37 1991 Ch World (cadets)C59 Two Knights
2. D Zifroni vs Z Gyimesi  1-012 1992 European Youth Chess ChA04 Reti Opening
3. Z Gyimesi vs J Stocek  1-037 1992 EU-ch U16E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
4. Z Gyimesi vs Movsesian  0-139 1993 Wch U16D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. Leko vs Z Gyimesi  ½-½26 1993 Bucharest CaissaA13 English
6. Tolnai vs Z Gyimesi 0-137 1993 HungaryC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
7. Z Gyimesi vs O Cvitan  ½-½45 1994 Ticino opE98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
8. Z Gyimesi vs Sutovsky  0-130 1994 ChWj-U18 Szeged E94 King's Indian, Orthodox
9. Silman vs Z Gyimesi  ½-½33 1994 Budapest FS 03 GMD21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
10. Z Gyimesi vs A Korotylev  ½-½60 1994 Budapest Spring opE98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
11. Z Gyimesi vs V Malakhov  ½-½37 1995 Budapest FS07 GMA43 Old Benoni
12. Z Gyimesi vs Zsofia Polgar  0-143 1995 Ch Hungary, Budapest (Hungary)A58 Benko Gambit
13. Z Gyimesi vs E Kahn 1-012 1995 It (cat.8)A51 Budapest Gambit
14. Z Gyimesi vs Pinter  ½-½56 1995 Balatonbereny (Hungary)D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. V Malakhov vs Z Gyimesi  1-027 1995 Balatonbereny GMB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
16. Romanishin vs Z Gyimesi  1-030 1995 BalatonberenyD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
17. Z Gyimesi vs Adorjan  0-147 1995 Ch HungaryE15 Queen's Indian
18. Z Varga vs Z Gyimesi  0-150 1995 Ch HungaryC25 Vienna
19. Hertneck vs Z Gyimesi  0-136 1996 Vienna opA20 English
20. Sutovsky vs Z Gyimesi  ½-½47 1996 COLC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
21. R Liiva vs Z Gyimesi 1-061 1996 Memorial P.Keres (b) (cat.10)C28 Vienna Game
22. A Veingold vs Z Gyimesi  1-024 1996 Keres Memorial BD21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
23. Kholmov vs Z Gyimesi  ½-½18 1996 Komercni Banka opC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
24. Miroshnichenko vs Z Gyimesi  0-125 1996 Pardubice (Czech Republic)C25 Vienna
25. O Sepp vs Z Gyimesi  1-040 1996 Keres mem BB50 Sicilian
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 490  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-28-05  azaris: Gyimesi is leading the European Union Championship in Cork after 7 rounds:

1 Zoltan Gyimesi GM (HUN) 6.5
2 Mateusz Bartel GM (POL) 6
3-6 Vasilios Kotronias GM (GRE) 5.5
Slavko Cicak GM (SWE) 5.5
Normunds Miezis GM (LAT) 5.5
Viktorija Cmilyte IM (LIT) 5.5

Joel Benjamin is tied for 7th along with Socko, Hedben and others.

Mar-28-05  azaris: Here is one of Gyimesi's demolitions from the earlier rounds:

[Event "EU Ch Cork 2005"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "2005.??.??"]
[Round "1.1"]
[White "Gyimesi, Zoltan"]
[Black "Fox, Anthony"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D36"]
[PlyCount "53"]

1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.cxd5 exd5 5.Bg5 c6 6.e3 Be7 7.Qc2 Nbd7 8.Bd3 Nh5 9.Bxe7 Qxe7 10.O-O-O Nb6 11.Nf3 Be6 12.Kb1 O-O-O 13.Rc1 Kb8 14.Na4 Nxa4 15.Qxa4 Rd6 16.Rc3 Rc8 17.Rhc1 Rc7 18.Ne5 f6 19.Ra3 a6 20.Bxa6 fxe5 21.Bd3 Rc8 22.dxe5 Rd7 23.Qa7+ Kc7 24.Rxc6+ Kd8 25.Rxc8+ Kxc8 26.Rc3+ Rc7 27.Qa8+ 1-0

I predict queenside castling in the QGD will not become the new vogue of the season.

Mar-31-06  BIDMONFA: Zoltan Gyimesi


Apr-07-09  kramputz: 702218 Gyimesi, Zoltan
Federation Hungary
FIDE title Grand Master
Rating: 2581
B-Year 1977
Sex Male

Zoltan Gyimesi (31 March 1977) is a Hungarian chess player. He has participated in 4 Chess Olympiads 1998, 2002-2006 with a record of +11=18-4.[1] In 2002 at the 35th Chess Olympiad, the Hungarian team won the silver medal with Gyimesi on the fourth board.[2] In 2005 he won the Hungarian Chess Championship[3] and the EU Individual Open Chess Championship


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