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|Feb-11-12|| ||King Death: My first name isn't Pavel so maybe I got a shot!|
|Apr-18-12|| ||plimko: Jobava is the top seeded player in 14th Dubai Open, a very strong tournament with 21 players over 2600.|
On 'Scacchi Internazionali':
|May-16-12|| ||blade2012: After four-year pause Baadur Jobava returns to Georgian Championship.|
On 'Scacchi Internazionali'
|May-16-12|| ||King Death: Is this a case of the Devil going down to Georgia?
|May-23-12|| ||blade2012: Congrats to Baadur, Georgian Champion 2012!|
|Jul-10-12|| ||MountainMatt: <twinlark: He seems to be an under appreciated player for his strength, and for the beauty of his games.>|
Indeed, and this still seems to be the case. He's number 21 in the world, and I had never heard of him until today! Currently enjoying a (to-date) peak rating of 2730. Definitely another player to watch, now that I know he's out there!
|Aug-15-12|| ||rannewman: he was disqualified from the "Russian Online Blitz Grand Prix" for using computer software.
here is the full list of the players accused:
|Aug-15-12|| ||Jim Bartle: Oh no! What is AJ going to say?|
|Aug-16-12|| ||perfidious: <Jim> That another of his losses in the DB came at Jobava's hands-what else?|
|Sep-28-12|| ||FSR: Almost all players are Baadur than this guy.|
|Dec-17-12|| ||cro777: Baadur Jobava had played the Nimzovich-Larsen Attack (1.b3) all 4 times at the 2012 World Mind Games Rapid, scoring in these games 3 points. He defeated Mamedyarov, Giri and Bologan and lost only to Kamsky.|
|Dec-21-12|| ||cro777: ”Strangely enough my biggest chess impression last week is not Magnus’ record but Jobava using 1.b3! so successfully!” (GM Pavel Eljanov)|
|Apr-29-13|| ||MikhailGolubev: Odessa chess TV program Shkola Chempionov with GM Baadur Jobava (April 2013)
|May-18-13|| ||Articcircle: EICC: Police and Ambulance Called for Two Georgian Players
Thursday, 16.05.2013 19:16
Two participants of the European Individual Chess Championship Baadur Jobava and David Lomsadze appeared to the last round game in an intoxicated state, moreover, Lomsadze looked battered and his face was covered in blood. The organizers of the tournament called for the police and ambulance for them.
|Nov-17-13|| ||Ed Frank: I don't know why I haven't heard of Jobava until recently. His games, with their diversity of openings and creativity, is so exciting.|
|Nov-17-13|| ||fisayo123: <Ed Frank> Been missing out really.|
|Nov-26-13|| ||Penguincw: Happy 30th birthday to GM Baadur Jobava. Not many players have a + record against Carlsen, and he's one of them (+2,=2,-1).|
|Feb-16-14|| ||onur87: i dont understand chess. but jabova is my favourite player. dont need carlsen, aronian, kramnik.. :). love his games. long lives to Jabova!|
|Feb-20-14|| ||Penguincw: Congratulations to Baadur Jobava for winning the Bronstein Memorial (2014) on tiebreaks (ahead of Sergey Fedorchuk and Mikhailo Oleksienko). All 3 finished with scores of 7/9. 6 players were half a point behind. Jobava finished with +5, which is 5 wins, 4 draws, and no losses.|
Even though Jobava was the top seed by a good 24 points, he managed to pick up 10 points in this tournament, bumping his live rating up to 2716. Could 2014 be a career year for him?
|Mar-17-14|| ||Vogelweide: One of the most interesting players at the moment, no doubt..|
|Apr-06-14|| ||LIFE Master AJ: Hello:
I <briefly> cover Jobava's performance in the 2006 Aeroflot Open. (He did pretty well, as I remember.)
|Aug-06-14|| ||fisayo123: Nice guy, Baadur.
|Aug-08-14|| ||onur87: thanks for video fisayo. i want from my heart,one day, he will play world championship match. :) we need colourful player such as him.|
|Aug-08-14|| ||MissScarlett: <In the age of computers, it's the only way to fight. Or you must know everything, or you must be original.>|
|Oct-18-14|| ||Penguincw: Congratz to Jobava for beating Timman in a 6 game match 4 1/2-1 1/2. He lead 2 1/2-1 1/2 after 4 games, but won 2 in a row to win by that score. He also gained 5.1 rating points.|
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