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Nino Khurtsidze
Number of games in database: 450
Years covered: 1992 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2400 (2370 rapid, 2233 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2469

Overall record: +166 -98 =158 (58.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 28 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Slav (37) 
    D12 D11 D10 D15 D17
 Queen's Pawn Game (23) 
    A46 A40 E10 D02 A41
 Nimzo Indian (22) 
    E48 E32 E47 E21 E49
 King's Indian (19) 
    E60 E62 E90 E67 E99
 Queen's Gambit Declined (16) 
    D37 D30 D38 D35 D36
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E14 E12 E17 E15
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (90) 
    B42 B40 B43 B23 B22
 Sicilian Kan (31) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Queen's Pawn Game (31) 
    A46 D02 E10 A50 A45
 Nimzo Indian (18) 
    E32 E38 E21 E29 E20
 Queen's Gambit Declined (18) 
    D38 D35 D37 D31 D36
 Caro-Kann (13) 
    B12 B19 B13 B18 B10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Yifan Hou vs Khurtsidze, 2006 0-1
   Khurtsidze vs Hoang Thanh Trang, 2010 1/2-1/2
   P Cramling vs Khurtsidze, 2010 0-1
   B Khotenashvili vs Khurtsidze, 2006 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Club Cup (Women) (2006)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2007)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2011)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2016)
   6th European Individual Women's Championship (2005)
   European Individual Championships (Women) (2010)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2014)
   European Individual Championships (Women) (2007)
   Women's World Team Championship (2007)
   EU-ch 4th, Women (2003)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2012)
   7th European Individual Championship: Women (2006)
   Women's World Team Championship (2013)
   10th European Individual Women's Championship (2009)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2013)

   🏆 Women's World Championship
   Khurtsidze vs A Stefanova (Feb-18-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Stefanova vs Khurtsidze (Feb-17-17) 1-0
   Khurtsidze vs N Batsiashvili (Feb-16-17) 0-1, rapid
   N Batsiashvili vs Khurtsidze (Feb-16-17) 0-1, rapid
   Khurtsidze vs N Batsiashvili (Feb-16-17) 1-0, rapid

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(born Sep-28-1975, 42 years old) Georgia
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In 1993, IM & WGM Nino won the World Women U-20 Chess Championship - and was the 1st to have reclaimed it 2 years later after having lost it to rival GM Zhu Chen. Previously, Ketino Kachiani-Gersinska was the 1st to repeat her claim to the World Women U-20 Championship title. She participated in the FIDE Knock-out Women's World Championship (2012), defeating Greek IM Yelena Dembo in the first round, before losing to Chinese GM Zhao Xue in the second round tiebreaker. Georgian (absolute) champion in 1998, and women's champion in 1989, 1993, 2005 and 2006.

Wikipedia article: Nino Khurtsidze

Last updated: 2017-01-25 07:20:02

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 450  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Khurtsidze vs S Petrenko  1-0281992Wch U18 GirlsB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
2. Khurtsidze vs S Petrenko  ½-½711993EU-ch U18 GirlsE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
3. V Vepkhvishvili vs Khurtsidze  0-1531993Ch Georgian 53thA46 Queen's Pawn Game
4. Khurtsidze vs A Stefanova  0-1461995Izt (w)D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. Khurtsidze vs G Sargissian  0-1701996Yerevan opD02 Queen's Pawn Game
6. Chiburdanidze vs Khurtsidze  1-0421996YUG-ch1 (Women)D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. M Brodsky vs Khurtsidze  ½-½391996Yerevan opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
8. Epishin vs Khurtsidze  ½-½811996Koop Tjuchem opE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
9. Khurtsidze vs A Stefanova  ½-½281997Ch Yugoslavia (team) (w)D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. Khurtsidze vs Chiburdanidze  0-1411997YUG-chT (Women)E12 Queen's Indian
11. Kaidanov vs Khurtsidze  1-07419974th World Team ChA07 King's Indian Attack
12. Nunn vs Khurtsidze  ½-½5219974th World Team ChB42 Sicilian, Kan
13. J Becerra Rivero vs Khurtsidze  1-04619974th World Team ChB42 Sicilian, Kan
14. Khurtsidze vs Aronian  0-1331998Ubeda op 3rdD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
15. P Schlosser vs Khurtsidze  1-0211998Groningen OpenA20 English
16. V Malakhatko vs Khurtsidze  ½-½361999Alushta3D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. Savon vs Khurtsidze  ½-½131999Alushta3E15 Queen's Indian
18. T Gelashvili vs Khurtsidze  0-1771999Athens opB40 Sicilian
19. Khurtsidze vs A Korotylev  1-0461999October GME60 King's Indian Defense
20. Khurtsidze vs Savon 1-0151999October GMA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
21. Khurtsidze vs Jobava  0-1322000GEO-ch 60th 1 LigaE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
22. A Solomons vs Khurtsidze  0-1372000WCCA46 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Kosteniuk vs Khurtsidze  0-1462000WCCB41 Sicilian, Kan
24. Khurtsidze vs Chiburdanidze  ½-½242000WCCA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
25. Wang Yu vs Khurtsidze 1-0242000WCCB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 450  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-12-06  EmperorAtahualpa: Here is a picture of her during the FIDE Women's World Chess Championships:

Mar-12-06  EmperorAtahualpa: And here's another one:
Mar-16-06  BIDMONFA: Nino Khurtsidze


Apr-06-06  EmperorAtahualpa: I've noticed that the first link doesn't work anymore, so I guess some changes were made on the website. :(

Anyway, here is a fresh photo of Nino Khurtsidze taken during the European Individual Championships:

I think she's cute!

May-30-06  dakgootje: At least here your last link doesnt work anymore either.

Maybe this one works:

Oct-07-07  weisyschwarz: <dakgootje>, very good pic. Should go on top of this page.
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She was Georgian vice champion in January 2009:

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  Tabanus: History repeats itself: Georgian vice champion also in 2010:

Sep-28-13  Kikoman: <Player of the Day>

Happy 38th birthday IM Nino Khurtsidze! :D

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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday to the <POTD>: Nino Khurtsidze!
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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday to IM and WGM Nino Khurtsidze.
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  PhilFeeley: Maybe a Kickstarter campaign?

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  PhilFeeley: It's through Paypal.
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