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Hristos Banikas
  
Number of games in database: 455
Years covered: 1992 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2576 (2646 rapid, 2602 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2646

Overall record: +113 -58 =189 (57.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 95 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Slav (27) 
    D12 D15 D17 D11 D18
 Queen's Indian (22) 
    E12 E15 E17 E16
 King's Indian (22) 
    E81 E77 E70 E67 E64
 Semi-Slav (16) 
    D45 D44 D47 D43
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    E10 D02 A40 A50 A46
 English (15) 
    A13 A11 A17 A15 A16
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (96) 
    B90 B30 B47 B40 B22
 King's Indian (36) 
    E94 E90 E70 E77 E97
 Sicilian Najdorf (27) 
    B90 B94 B98 B92 B97
 Sicilian Taimanov (14) 
    B47 B48 B49 B46
 Queen's Indian (14) 
    E17 E12 E15 E14
 Nimzo Indian (13) 
    E39 E32 E55 E21 E46
Repertoire Explorer

NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Greet vs H Banikas, 2008 0-1
   A H T dos Santos Fier vs H Banikas, 2010 0-1
   H Banikas vs D Mastrovasilis, 2003 1/2-1/2
   I Saric vs H Banikas, 2013 0-1
   S Bogner vs H Banikas, 2008 0-1
   Y Kryvoruchko vs H Banikas, 2012 0-1
   D Anton Guijarro vs H Banikas, 2016 1/2-1/2
   H Banikas vs Deep Junior, 2001 1-0
   Kasparov vs H Banikas, 2001 1/2-1/2
   H Banikas vs A Greet, 2014 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Gibraltar Chess Festival (2008)
   15th European Team Championship (2005)
   World Team Championship (2010)
   World Cities Team Championship (2012)
   European Club Cup (2013)
   EU-ch 4th (2003)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)
   European Team Chess Championships (2007)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   European Team Championship (2013)
   Olympiad (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)

RECENT GAMES:
   H Banikas vs C Henriquez Villagra (Dec-30-16) 0-1, blitz
   R Svane vs H Banikas (Dec-30-16) 0-1, blitz
   D Flores vs H Banikas (Dec-30-16) 1-0, blitz
   H Banikas vs F Perez Ponsa (Dec-30-16) 0-1, blitz
   H Banikas vs Y Atabayev (Dec-30-16) 1-0, blitz

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HRISTOS BANIKAS
(born May-20-1978, 39 years old) Greece

[what is this?]
Grandmaster (2001). In 2002, he won the European Rapid Chess Championship. He won the Greek championship in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008 and 2009.

Wikipedia article: Hristos Banikas


 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 455  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Tukmakov vs H Banikas  1-0291992Katerini opE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
2. H Banikas vs Petursson  0-1561993It opA16 English
3. J Stocek vs H Banikas  ½-½321994EU-ch U18E94 King's Indian, Orthodox
4. H Banikas vs K Mokry  ½-½201995EUCup Gr4E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
5. H Banikas vs Beliavsky  ½-½501995EUCup Gr4E77 King's Indian
6. T Gelashvili vs H Banikas  ½-½341995EU-ch U18B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
7. H Banikas vs I Miladinovic  ½-½411995Aegina opD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
8. V Malakhov vs H Banikas  0-1601996Wch U18B54 Sicilian
9. H Banikas vs Sadvakasov  1-0321996Wch U18E41 Nimzo-Indian
10. G Vescovi vs H Banikas  ½-½411996Wch U18E94 King's Indian, Orthodox
11. H Banikas vs T Gelashvili  ½-½361996Kastoria opE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
12. Kotronias vs H Banikas  ½-½711996Ch GreeceB32 Sicilian
13. H Banikas vs I Koukos  1-0261996GRE-ch U20 28thD85 Grunfeld
14. Bacrot vs H Banikas  ½-½591996OlympiadA00 Uncommon Opening
15. H Banikas vs T Gelashvili  0-1451997Thessaloniki ttA50 Queen's Pawn Game
16. T Gelashvili vs H Banikas  ½-½371997Ikaros/ThessalonikiB35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4
17. H Banikas vs Tringov  ½-½361997Ikaros/ThessalonikiA68 Benoni, Four Pawns Attack
18. Movsesian vs H Banikas  ½-½291997Wch U20B30 Sicilian
19. Ponomariov vs H Banikas  ½-½391997Wch U20B22 Sicilian, Alapin
20. C R Petry vs H Banikas  0-1411997Wch U20A48 King's Indian
21. H Banikas vs G Timoshenko  ½-½301997Agios Nikolaos opE12 Queen's Indian
22. H Banikas vs T Gelashvili  1-0571998GRE-chTE46 Nimzo-Indian
23. H Banikas vs T Gelashvili  ½-½211998Korinthos op 2ndE00 Queen's Pawn Game
24. H Banikas vs T Gelashvili  ½-½211998Panormo ztE12 Queen's Indian
25. G Giorgadze vs H Banikas  1-0451998Zonal 1.5E92 King's Indian
 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 455  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-04-06  EmperorAtahualpa: Hristos Banikas is currently Greece's third highest player on FIDE.
Mar-15-06  niemzo: My favourite Greek player. I saw him play last year in the Kavala Open near my hometown.He is the reigning Greek Champion.
May-19-06  BIDMONFA: Hristos Banikas

BANIKAS, Hristos
http://www.bidmonfa.com/banikas_hri...
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Mar-14-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: My son was named after GM HRISTOS Banikas.
Jun-10-09  myschkin: . . .

War in Chess:

http://www.spyrosnakas.com/warinche...

(GM Banikas - Rybka 3)

May-20-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: happy 32nd birthday Hristos!
Jul-29-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Picture: http://www.chessdom.com/images/stor...

5th today in the Paleochora Open (Greece) 22-29 July 2010: http://www.chess-results.com/tnr363...

Jan-05-11  kramputz: What is this in the bio?<Grandmaster (1978)> He became a GM in 2001
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