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Hristos Banikas
Number of games in database: 389
Years covered: 1992 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2646
Overall record: +108 -55 =166 (58.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      60 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Slav (23) 
    D15 D17 D12 D13 D11
 Queen's Indian (21) 
    E12 E15 E17 E16
 King's Indian (21) 
    E70 E77 E81 E76 E90
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    E10 D02 A50 A40 A41
 Semi-Slav (14) 
    D45 D47 D43 D44
 English (12) 
    A13 A11 A17 A15 A16
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (87) 
    B90 B30 B47 B40 B87
 King's Indian (27) 
    E97 E92 E70 E94 E77
 Sicilian Najdorf (24) 
    B90 B94 B98 B92 B96
 Sicilian Taimanov (13) 
    B47 B48 B49 B46
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E17 E12 E15
 Sicilian Kan (9) 
    B42 B43 B41
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Y Kryvoruchko vs H Banikas, 2012 0-1
   S Bogner vs H Banikas, 2008 0-1
   Kasparov vs H Banikas, 2001 1/2-1/2
   H Banikas vs Deep Junior, 2001 1-0
   H Banikas vs V Feldman, 2012 1-0
   H Banikas vs Tomashevsky, 2010 1-0
   A Fier vs H Banikas, 2010 0-1
   H Banikas vs G Szamoskozi, 2010 1-0
   H Banikas vs Akopian, 2009 1-0
   A Greet vs H Banikas, 2008 0-1

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

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HRISTOS BANIKAS
(born May-20-1978) 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 16; games 1-25 of 389  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. V Tukmakov vs H Banikas  1-029 1992 Katerini opE74 King's Indian, Averbakh, 6...c5
2. H Banikas vs Petursson  0-156 1993 It opA16 English
3. J Stocek vs H Banikas  ½-½32 1994 EU-ch U18E94 King's Indian, Orthodox
4. T Gelashvili vs H Banikas  ½-½34 1995 EU-ch U18B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
5. H Banikas vs I Miladinovic  ½-½41 1995 Aegina opD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
6. H Banikas vs Beliavsky  ½-½50 1995 EUCup Gr4E77 King's Indian
7. H Banikas vs K Mokry  ½-½20 1995 EUCup Gr4E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
8. H Banikas vs Sadvakasov  1-032 1996 Wch U18E41 Nimzo-Indian
9. G Vescovi vs H Banikas  ½-½41 1996 Wch U18E94 King's Indian, Orthodox
10. Kotronias vs H Banikas  ½-½71 1996 Ch GreeceB32 Sicilian
11. H Banikas vs I Koukos  1-026 1996 GRE-ch U20 28thD85 Grunfeld
12. Bacrot vs H Banikas  ½-½59 1996 OlympiadA00 Uncommon Opening
13. V Malakhov vs H Banikas  0-160 1996 Wch U18B54 Sicilian
14. H Banikas vs T Gelashvili  ½-½36 1996 Kastoria opE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
15. Movsesian vs H Banikas  ½-½29 1997 Wch U20B30 Sicilian
16. H Banikas vs T Gelashvili  0-145 1997 Thessaloniki ttA50 Queen's Pawn Game
17. H Banikas vs Tringov  ½-½36 1997 Ikaros/ThessalonikiA68 Benoni, Four Pawns Attack
18. C R Petry vs H Banikas  0-141 1997 Wch U20A48 King's Indian
19. T Gelashvili vs H Banikas  ½-½37 1997 Ikaros/ThessalonikiB35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4
20. H Banikas vs G Timoshenko  ½-½30 1997 Agios Nikolaos opE12 Queen's Indian
21. Ponomariov vs H Banikas  ½-½39 1997 Wch U20B22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. G Giorgadze vs H Banikas  1-045 1998 Zonal 1.5E92 King's Indian
23. H Banikas vs T Gelashvili  1-057 1998 GRE-chTE46 Nimzo-Indian
24. H Banikas vs I Nikolaidis ½-½12 1998 48th Greek ChampionshipsD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
25. I Papaioannou vs H Banikas  ½-½6 1998 48th Greek ChampionshipsA00 Uncommon Opening
 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 389  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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