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Nino Khurtsidze
Number of games in database: 450
Years covered: 1992 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2383 (2364 rapid, 2229 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 D02 E10 A41
 Nimzo Indian (22) 
    E48 E32 E47 E40 E33
 King's Indian (19) 
    E60 E62 E67 E90 E99
 Queen's Gambit Declined (16) 
    D37 D30 D38 D35 D36
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E14 E12 E15 E17
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (90) 
    B42 B40 B43 B23 B84
 Queen's Pawn Game (31) 
    A46 A50 D02 E10 A45
 Sicilian Kan (31) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Nimzo Indian (18) 
    E32 E38 E21 E29 E20
 Queen's Gambit Declined (18) 
    D38 D37 D35 D31 D36
 Caro-Kann (13) 
    B12 B19 B13 B18 B11
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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
   Khurtsidze vs Zhao Xue, 2012 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Club Cup (Women) (2006)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2007)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2011)
   European Individual Championships (Women) (2007)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2014)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2016)
   6th European Individual Women's Championship (2005)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2012)
   European Individual Championships (Women) (2010)
   7th European Individual Championship: Women (2006)
   EU-ch 4th, Women (2003)
   Women's World Team Championship (2013)
   10th European Individual Women's Championship (2009)
   37th Chess Olympiad: Women (2006)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2013)

   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, 41 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 Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Khurtsidze vs S Petrenko  1-028 1992 Wch U18 GirlsB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
2. Khurtsidze vs S Petrenko  ½-½71 1993 EU-ch U18 GirlsE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
3. V Vepkhvishvili vs Khurtsidze  0-153 1993 Ch Georgian 53thA46 Queen's Pawn Game
4. Khurtsidze vs A Stefanova  0-146 1995 Izt (w)D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. Chiburdanidze vs Khurtsidze  1-042 1996 YUG-ch1 (Women)D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
6. M Brodsky vs Khurtsidze  ½-½39 1996 Yerevan opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. Khurtsidze vs G Sargissian  0-170 1996 Yerevan opD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Epishin vs Khurtsidze  ½-½81 1996 Koop Tjuchem opE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
9. Khurtsidze vs A Stefanova  ½-½28 1997 Ch Yugoslavia (team) (w)D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. Khurtsidze vs Chiburdanidze  0-141 1997 YUG-chT (Women)E12 Queen's Indian
11. Kaidanov vs Khurtsidze  1-074 1997 4th World Team ChA07 King's Indian Attack
12. Nunn vs Khurtsidze  ½-½52 1997 4th World Team ChB42 Sicilian, Kan
13. J Becerra Rivero vs Khurtsidze  1-046 1997 4th World Team ChB42 Sicilian, Kan
14. Khurtsidze vs Aronian  0-133 1998 Ubeda op 3rdD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
15. P Schlosser vs Khurtsidze  1-021 1998 Groningen OpenA20 English
16. Khurtsidze vs A Korotylev  1-046 1999 October GME60 King's Indian Defense
17. Khurtsidze vs Savon 1-015 1999 October GMA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
18. V Malakhatko vs Khurtsidze  ½-½36 1999 Alushta3D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. Savon vs Khurtsidze  ½-½13 1999 Alushta3E15 Queen's Indian
20. T Gelashvili vs Khurtsidze  0-177 1999 Athens opB40 Sicilian
21. Khurtsidze vs Jobava  0-132 2000 GEO-ch 60th 1 LigaE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
22. A Solomons vs Khurtsidze  0-137 2000 WCCA46 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Kosteniuk vs Khurtsidze  0-146 2000 WCCB41 Sicilian, Kan
24. Khurtsidze vs Chiburdanidze  ½-½24 2000 WCCA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
25. Wang Yu vs Khurtsidze 1-024 2000 WCCB87 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!

Premium Chessgames Member
  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:

Premium Chessgames Member
  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!
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Happy Birthday to IM and WGM Nino Khurtsidze.
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