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Vlad-Cristian Jianu
Number of games in database: 232
Years covered: 1994 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2542 (2566 rapid, 2514 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2588

Overall record: +84 -31 =100 (62.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 17 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (14) 
    E76 E63 E62 E77 E66
 English (11) 
    A13 A12 A17 A14 A15
 Slav (9) 
    D11 D12
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E20 E33 E21 E30
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D30 D35 D37 D38 D06
 Modern Benoni (7) 
    A62 A58 A70 A56 A59
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (42) 
    B22 B76 B33 B70 B52
 Sicilian Dragon (17) 
    B76 B70 B78 B77 B72
 King's Indian (16) 
    E94 E62 E70 E60 E67
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A46 A45 E10
 Modern Benoni (8) 
    A70 A56 A57 A59
 Tarrasch Defense (6) 
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   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   European Individual Championship (2008)
   European Team Chess Championship (2007)
   European Team Championship (2013)
   European Individual Championship (2013)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   European Individual Championship (2014)

   🏆 TCh-ROU Superliga
   V Jianu vs R C Toma (Nov-19-17) 0-1
   M Costachi vs V Jianu (Nov-18-17) 1/2-1/2
   M Andronescu vs V Jianu (Nov-17-17) 0-1
   V Barnaure vs V Jianu (Nov-16-17) 1/2-1/2
   V Jianu vs D Ionescu (Nov-15-17) 1-0

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(born Sep-27-1984, 35 years old) Romania

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Grandmaster, Romanian champion in 2006.

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 232  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Berkes vs V Jianu  0-1321994Wch U10B41 Sicilian, Kan
2. V Jianu vs F Berkes  1-0411996EU-ch U12A04 Reti Opening
3. J Smeets vs V Jianu  ½-½181996Wch U12 DisneyB72 Sicilian, Dragon
4. P Mach vs V Jianu  0-1331996EU-ch U12A48 King's Indian
5. J Smeets vs V Jianu  0-1571996EU-ch U12B73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
6. P Mach vs V Jianu  1-0231998Wch U14B70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
7. Lagno vs V Jianu  0-1462000Artek ol U16B33 Sicilian
8. V Jianu vs G Novak  1-0352000t-EuCh U18D85 Grunfeld
9. V Jianu vs S Bromberger  0-1352000t-EuCh U18D85 Grunfeld
10. S Steindorsson vs V Jianu  ½-½402000t-EuCh U18A22 English
11. V Jianu vs F Hindermann  ½-½202000t-EuCh U18D85 Grunfeld
12. V Jianu vs Raul Schmidt  ½-½352001TCh-ROMB33 Sicilian
13. V Jianu vs C Popescu  1-0252001TCh-ROME20 Nimzo-Indian
14. I Ionica vs V Jianu 1-0332001Astral OpenB33 Sicilian
15. V Jianu vs M Bodescu  1-0152001Astral OpenA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
16. V Jianu vs P Florescu  1-0312001Astral OpenE20 Nimzo-Indian
17. V Nevednichy vs V Jianu  1-0322001Astral OpenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
18. V Jianu vs F Olteanu  1-0342001Astral OpenD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. G Grigore vs V Jianu  1-0382001Astral OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
20. B Esen vs V Jianu  ½-½622001TCh-Europe Boys U18E94 King's Indian, Orthodox
21. V Jianu vs A Korobov  ½-½512001TCh-Europe Boys U18E20 Nimzo-Indian
22. V Jianu vs A Jakab  1-0282001TCh-Europe Boys U18A17 English
23. H Rau vs V Jianu  0-1402001TCh-Europe Boys U18E94 King's Indian, Orthodox
24. V Jeremic vs V Jianu  1-0422001TCh-Europe Boys U18A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
25. V Jianu vs F G Sebe Vodislav  ½-½142001Strange BadgerA81 Dutch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-06-07  BIDMONFA: V Jianu

JIANU, Vlad Cristian

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  tamar: With his draw today against Jakovenko, Jianu is 3.5 of 4.

His games so far have been exceptionally sharp, and fun to watch.

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  virginmind: yes, great romanian talent.
Apr-24-08  plimko: BIDMONFA, that's not Jianu!
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  Tabanus: GM Vlad-Cristian Jianu, Romania, born 27 September 1984. Now rated 2527,

IM in 2002. GM in 2007. Rated 2544 in Oct. 2008

Played in World U16 olympiads 1999 (board 3) and 2000 (board 2), and in European Team Ch 2007 (board 3, 4.5/7, perf. 2589).

World U10 vice champion 1994. European U10 vice champion 1994. European U12 vice champion 1996. European Junior Team Champion 2002. Champion of Romania 2006.

Placed 7th in World Junior Ch 2004, 1st in Timisoara Cup 2005 (1st GM norm), 1st in Timisoara Cup 2006 (2nd GM norm), 6th in Bucharest Autumn Cup 2006, 8th in Ciocaltea Memorial 2007, 69th in European Individual Ch 2007 (3rd GM norm), 1st in Galati Open 2007, 5th in Romanian Ch 2008, 4th in Felix Cup 2008, 5th in Ciocaltea Memorial 2009, 3rd in Arad Open 2009.

Biography: (in Polish)


Sweet victory in 2001:

[Event "ROM-ch"]
[Site "Targoviste"]
[Date "2001.11.28"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Nevednichy, Vladislav"]
[Black "Jianu, Vlad Cristian"]
[Result "0-1"]
[WhiteElo "2593"]
[BlackElo "2397"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bg5 c5 4. e3 Qb6 5. Nbd2 Qxb2 6. Bd3 Nc6 7. O-O Qb6 8. c4 Be7 9. d5 Nb4 10. Bb1 d6 11. Ne4 exd5 12. Nxf6+ gxf6 13. Bf4 dxc4 14. a3 Nc6 15. Be4 Be6 16. Rb1 Qa6 17. Nh4 O-O-O 18. Qh5 d5 19. Bf5 Rd7 20. Qg4 Ne5 21. Qg7 Re8 22. Bxh7 Bd8 23. Bg3 Ng6 24. Bxg6 fxg6 25. Qxg6 Rg8 26. Qh5 Bg4 27. Qh6 Be2 28. Rfe1 Bd3 29. Rbc1 Rh7 30. Qf4 Bc7 31. Qf3 Be4 32. Qe2 Rxh4 33. Bxh4 Rxg2+ 34. Kf1 Rxh2 35. Qg4+ Kd8 36. f3 Bd3+ 37. Kg1 Qd6 38. f4 Ra2 39. Qg7 Qe6 40. Ra1 Rc2 41. Qxf6+ Qxf6 42. Bxf6+ Kd7 43. Rac1 Ra2 44. Ra1 Rc2 45. Rac1 Ke6 46. Rxc2 Bxc2 47. Bc3 Kf5 48. Re2 Bd3 49. Rg2 b5 50. Rg7 Bb6 51. Rf7+ Kg4 52. Kf2 d4 53. Ba1 c3 54. Rd7 dxe3+ 55. Kxe3 c4+ 56. Rd4 Bxd4+ 57. Kxd4 c2 58. Bb2 Kxf4 59. Bc1+ Kf3 60. Kc3 Ke2 61. Kb2 Kd1 62. Bh6 a5 63. Bg5 b4 64. a4 c3+ 0-1

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  Tabanus: Winner of the Arad Open (Romania) 6-12 August 2010:

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  Tabanus: Placed 3rd in Grand Prix Balcani (Romania) 19-25 August 2010:

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