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David Arutinian
D Arutinian 
Photo by Dominique Primel.  
Number of games in database: 271
Years covered: 1999 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2556 (2478 rapid, 2625 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2593

Overall record: +80 -31 =129 (60.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 31 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (18) 
    E90 E94 E62 E97 E70
 English (14) 
    A15 A10 A13 A16
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E12 E14 E15
 Slav (10) 
    D12 D11 D15 D17
 Sicilian (9) 
    B92 B84 B83 B36 B42
 Grunfeld (9) 
    D80 D85 D78 D90 D82
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (30) 
    B18 B12 B10 B13
 Queen's Gambit Declined (18) 
    D38 D31 D30 D37
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    A40 D02 E00 A45 A46
 Sicilian (15) 
    B67 B32 B63 B50 B49
 English, 1 c4 e5 (7) 
    A20 A25 A28 A22
 English (6) 
    A13 A17 A15 A11
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E de Groote vs D Arutinian, 2009 0-1
   D Arutinian vs B Laurent, 2007 1-0
   D Arutinian vs Q Loiseau, 2013 1-0
   Aronian vs D Arutinian, 2002 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Dubai Open (2008)
   Cappelle la Grande (2007)
   Dubai Open (2010)
   13th Dubai Open (2011)
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   7th European Individual Championship (2006)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   European Team Chess Championship (2007)
   Olympiad (2008)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   European Individual Championship (2010)
   European Club Cup (2008)
   European Individual Chess Championship (2018)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)

   🏆 European Individual Chess Championship
   D Arutinian vs Kuzubov (Mar-28-18) 1-0
   E Alekseev vs D Arutinian (Mar-27-18) 1-0
   F Bindrich vs D Arutinian (Mar-26-18) 1/2-1/2
   D Arutinian vs N Abasov (Mar-25-18) 1/2-1/2
   D Arutinian vs Mads Andersen (Mar-24-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born May-31-1984, 34 years old) Georgia

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Grandmaster (2006) and FIDE Trainer (2014). He won the Karen Asrian Memorial in 2012.


 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 271  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Jobava vs D Arutinian  1-0491999GEO-ch U16D18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
2. R Soltanici vs D Arutinian  ½-½451999EU-ch U16B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
3. Kasimdzhanov vs D Arutinian  ½-½381999Wch U20D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. D Arutinian vs G Sargissian  ½-½591999Wch U20B83 Sicilian
5. Jobava vs D Arutinian  1-0642000GEO-ch U18E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
6. D Arutinian vs G Sargissian  ½-½532000Wch U20B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
7. D Arutinian vs V Malakhov  ½-½402000Wch U20B72 Sicilian, Dragon
8. D Arutinian vs P Blehm  ½-½402000World JuniorB58 Sicilian
9. A Iljushin vs D Arutinian  ½-½392000World JuniorD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
10. D Arutinian vs Jobava  0-1702001Tbilisi Nona 60B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
11. D Arutinian vs G Sargissian  ½-½402001Tbilisi Nona 60B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
12. D Arutinian vs T Gelashvili  ½-½362001Tbilisi Nona 60B01 Scandinavian
13. A Yegiazarian vs D Arutinian  1-0412001Tbilisi Nona 60B25 Sicilian, Closed
14. D Arutinian vs B Morchiashvili  1-0452001BatumiB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
15. T A Petrosian vs D Arutinian  ½-½352001BatumiD02 Queen's Pawn Game
16. D Arutinian vs Z Kamadadze  ½-½372001BatumiC67 Ruy Lopez
17. V Bayramov vs D Arutinian 1-0342001BatumiD02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. D Arutinian vs S Gashimov  ½-½382001BatumiB01 Scandinavian
19. H Vardanian vs D Arutinian  ½-½382001BatumiB22 Sicilian, Alapin
20. D Arutinian vs P Qalagashvili  1-0622001BatumiB42 Sicilian, Kan
21. I Khurtsilava vs D Arutinian  ½-½712001BatumiA22 English
22. D Arutinian vs I Chighladze  1-0292001BatumiB07 Pirc
23. T Gelashvili vs D Arutinian  1-0422001Tbilisi Nabeglavi opB20 Sicilian
24. D Arutinian vs T Gelashvili  0-1382002EU-ch 3rdB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
25. Aronian vs D Arutinian 0-1592002EU-ch 3rdD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 271  PGN Download
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May-31-06  BIDMONFA: Davit Arutunian


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  wordfunph: He was awarded the GM title in 2006..
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: GM David Arutinian, Georgia, born 31 May 1984. Now rated 2573,

IM in 2002, GM in 2006. Rated 2593 in April 2008. ICC: Dotsent

GM application:


Biographies: (in English) (in Polish)


He is a coach for various Georgian teams, incl. the Georgian women's team.

Placed 27th in European Ch 2006, 2nd in Georgian Ch 2006, 2nd in Georgian Ch 2007, 3rd in Cappelle-la-Grande 2007, 2nd in Cappelle-la-Grande 2008, 1st in Olomouc Chess Summer GM-B 2009, 3rd in Georgian Ch 2010, 7th in Dubai Open 2010,

4th in Pan-Armenian Chess Olympiad 15-23 August 2010:

May-31-11  BobbyDigital80: Does keep a list of their players of the day?
May-31-11  WhiteRook48: Probably not.
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: Happy birthday to GM Arutinian!
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