Artashes Navasardovich Minasian
Number of games in database: 549
Years covered: 1983 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2472 (2556 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2620
Overall record: +198 -139 =202 (55.5%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
10 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
M Abeln vs A Minasian, 2003 0-1
A Minasian vs O V Nikolenko, 1991 1-0
A Minasian vs Nalbandian, 2008 1-0
A Minasian vs Romanishin, 1990 1/2-1/2
Lahno vs A Minasian, 2007 0-1
S Volkov vs A Minasian, 2009 1/2-1/2
A Minasian vs T L Petrosian, 2006 1-0
Van Wely vs A Minasian, 1999 0-1
Vyzmanavin vs A Minasian, 1992 1/2-1/2
Kharlov vs A Minasian, 1991 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
66th Armenian Championship (2006)
XXIV European Club Cup (2008)
World Senior Teams Championship (50+) (2017)
6th Dubai Open (2004)
6th Aeroflot Festival (2007)
6th European Individual Championship (2005)
13th Dubai Open (2011)
European Club Cup (2006)
5th Individual European Chess Championship (2004)
7th European Individual Championship (2006)
European Individual Championship (2007)
EU-ch 4th (2003)
European Individual Championship (2010)
10th European Individual Championship (2009)
European Individual Championship (2008)
🏆 European Individual Chess Championship
K Alekseenko vs A Minasian (Mar-28-18) 1-0
A Minasian vs I Ivanisevic (Mar-27-18) 1-0
S Martinovic vs A Minasian (Mar-26-18) 1/2-1/2
A Minasian vs S Bogner (Mar-25-18) 1/2-1/2
M Vavulin vs A Minasian (Mar-24-18) 1/2-1/2
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Last updated: 2018-03-06 13:40:39
| page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 549
|1. Salov vs A Minasian
||1-0||31||1983||Yaroslavl (Russia)||A60 Benoni Defense|
|2. Shabalov vs A Minasian
|| ||1-0||27||1985||URS-ch U25||A65 Benoni, 6.e4|
|3. M V Golubev vs A Minasian
|| ||1-0||63||1985||URS-ch U25||B33 Sicilian|
|4. A Minasian vs G Timoshchenko
|| ||0-1||38||1988||URS-chT||B45 Sicilian, Taimanov|
|5. A Minasian vs Gipslis
|| ||0-1||40||1988||URS-chT||B07 Pirc|
|6. Shirov vs A Minasian
|| ||1-0||56||1989||Frunze||E75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line|
|7. A Minasian vs G A Timoshenko
|| ||½-½||25||1989||Podolsk GMA-qual||B03 Alekhine's Defense|
|8. A Minasian vs Y R Yakovich
|| ||½-½||49||1989||GMA qual||C45 Scotch Game|
|9. A Minasian vs Gheorghiu
|| ||1-0||64||1989||GMA World Cup Open||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|10. A Minasian vs Miles
|| ||1-0||31||1989||GMA World Cup Open||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|11. J Klinger vs A Minasian
|| ||0-1||34||1989||GMA World Cup Open||A04 Reti Opening|
|12. A Minasian vs A Zapata
|| ||½-½||65||1989||GMA World Cup Open||B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|13. Kaidanov vs A Minasian
|| ||½-½||9||1989||GMA World Cup Open||A43 Old Benoni|
|14. E Ubilava vs A Minasian
|| ||1-0||37||1989||GMA World Cup Open||A31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation|
|15. Psakhis vs A Minasian
|| ||½-½||66||1989||GMA World Cup Open||A04 Reti Opening|
|16. A Minasian vs Petursson
|| ||½-½||50||1989||GMA World Cup Open||B30 Sicilian|
|17. H Olafsson vs A Minasian
|| ||½-½||23||1989||GMA World Cup Open||A56 Benoni Defense|
|18. M I Sorokin vs A Minasian
||1-0||23||1990||URS-ch U26||A43 Old Benoni|
|19. A Minasian vs Shabalov
|| ||1-0||38||1990||Minsk||B03 Alekhine's Defense|
|20. A Minasian vs N Davies
|| ||1-0||23||1990||Lyons||B06 Robatsch|
|21. A Minasian vs Piskov
|| ||1-0||41||1990||URS-ch U26||A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack|
|22. G Orlov vs A Minasian
|| ||0-1||55||1990||Ch URS (young masters)||B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation|
|23. Eingorn vs A Minasian
|| ||½-½||52||1990||Lvov Zonal||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|24. A Minasian vs Oll
|| ||1-0||29||1990||Lvov Zonal||C18 French, Winawer|
|25. A Chernin vs A Minasian
|| ||1-0||63||1990||Lvov Zonal||A56 Benoni Defense|
| page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 549
|May-26-04|| ||Everett: This guy plays some of the strongest KIA against the Sicilian in GM play. No joke. See Minasian vs Ehlvest, 2004 |
|Feb-19-05|| ||whithergoes: Minasian is still perhaps the chess champion of the Soviet Union, having won the last USSR championship that concluded on 13 November 1991, just weeks before the USSR ceased to exist. |
|Feb-19-05|| ||roni.chessman: Yeah and RADJABOV toppled him WOOHOO!!!! |
|Apr-14-05|| ||WorldChampeen: Armenian Chess Federation website, http://www.armchess.am/ |
|Nov-10-05|| ||atripodi: <This guy plays some of the strongest KIA against the Sicilian in GM play. No joke.> Great game, but wrong Minasian I'm afraid. That game was played by Ara Minasian, currently ranked 13th in Armenia.|
|Jan-21-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Artashes Minasian|
|Apr-17-06|| ||Bobak Zahmat: GM Minasian Artashes finished 35th at the 7th European Individual Championship (2006)/Artashes Minasian, his performance was 2590 (look also http://euro2006.tsf.org.tr/en/stand...)|
|Jun-10-07|| ||dx9293: Minasian also won the 1998 New York Open.|
|Feb-16-09|| ||nhat8121: http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail...
Is this the GM X that rushed forward with murder in his eyes? hahaha, too funny.
|Feb-16-09|| ||Davolni: <Gormally's action was fairly harmless, but he had violated one of the basic laws of nature and evolution, which says: never attack an Armenian. Immediately a random countryman of Aronian, whom we shall call GM X (and who happens to be a reserve player on the US team, rated 2575), rushed forward with murder in his eyes. Figuratively speaking, we believe.>|
you read it, but not till the end. GM Artashes Minasian has nothing to do with US team. So it's not him.
and this subject is one of those talked over subjects, where there was a lot of arguements at the time it was happening. So don't open another "long" conversation.
bottom line. Gormalyy guy acted stupid, and he got punished for what he did. PERIOD.
by the way GM "Y" is Yasser Seirawan, in case you didn't read it till the end....
|Feb-16-09|| ||nhat8121: haha you're right, I somehow read "reserve on the US team" as "reserve on the Armenia team" instead.|
|Feb-16-09|| ||nhat8121: yes, so that GM X is Akobian Varuzhan.|
|Jan-16-12|| ||OhioChessFan: Had a brutal loss against Hovhannisyan today. Blundered on his 10th move and might as well have resigned but played on until the 25th move.|
|Jan-21-14|| ||Penguincw: Happy 47th birthday to GM Artashes Minasian.|
|Jan-21-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Artashes Minasian.|
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