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Ana Matnadze
A Matnadze 
Number of games in database: 211
Years covered: 1995 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2399 (2436 rapid, 2422 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2447

Overall record: +81 -48 =68 (58.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 14 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (48) 
    D02 D00 A45 E00 A40
 Catalan (12) 
    E06 E04 E01 E02 E09
 King's Indian (11) 
    E62 E67 E63 E61
 Grunfeld (7) 
    D78 D77
 Slav (5) 
    D11 D12
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A62 A57 A56
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (31) 
    B61 B58 B56 B57 B23
 Queen's Indian (12) 
    E19 E14 E17 E15
 Caro-Kann (11) 
    B10 B15 B12 B16
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    A46 A45 E10 E00 A50
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E40 E34 E20
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (8) 
    B61 B60 B63
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2016)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2016)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2013)
   Spanish Championship (2013)
   6th European Individual Women's Championship (2005)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2013)
   XI Anibal Open (2005)
   Groningen Open (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2014)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2012)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2015)

   A Matnadze vs Tilsia Carolin Varela La Madrid (Sep-13-16) 1-0
   D Dengler vs A Matnadze (Sep-11-16) 0-1
   O Linares Napoles vs A Matnadze (Sep-10-16) 1/2-1/2
   A Matnadze vs H Hauksdottir (Sep-09-16) 1-0
   J Bengtsson vs A Matnadze (Sep-08-16) 0-1

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(born Feb-20-1983, 34 years old) Georgia

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Matnadze's career in international chess began at an early age: she won the World Under-10 Championship in 1993 and earned the WFM (Woman FIDE Master) title. She became a WIM in 1999 and a WGM in 2002, the same year she won the Championship of Georgia. In 2006, she became an IM.

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 211  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. A Matnadze vs V Vepkhvishvili  0-174 1995 Ch Georgian 54thC26 Vienna
2. A Matnadze vs V Vepkhvishvili  ½-½51 1996 Ch GeorgianA45 Queen's Pawn Game
3. Wang Yu vs A Matnadze  1-058 1998 Wch U16 GirlsB53 Sicilian
4. A Matnadze vs Epishin  ½-½51 1998 Groningen OpenE16 Queen's Indian
5. A Matnadze vs Wang Yu  1-031 1999 Wch U18 GirlsA43 Old Benoni
6. A Matnadze vs Navara  1-034 1999 Groningen Young MastersD77 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O
7. A Matnadze vs Jobava  0-130 2000 GEO-ch U18E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
8. A Matnadze vs H Milligan  1-028 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
9. A Skripchenko vs A Matnadze 1-030 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
10. A Matnadze vs O Dolzhikova  1-034 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
11. C Peptan vs A Matnadze ½-½102 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
12. A Matnadze vs A Zatonskih  ½-½42 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
13. A Galliamova vs A Matnadze  1-049 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB56 Sicilian
14. A Matnadze vs M Tsiganova  1-052 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
15. K Toma vs A Matnadze  0-153 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
16. A Matnadze vs T Stepovaia-Dianchenko  0-148 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
17. Z Mamedjarova vs A Matnadze  1-080 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
18. A Matnadze vs U Roessler  1-039 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
19. V Machalova vs A Matnadze  0-160 2001 EuChJun GirlsB58 Sicilian
20. A Matnadze vs D Kaps  1-041 2001 EuChJun GirlsA40 Queen's Pawn Game
21. H Richards vs A Matnadze  0-156 2001 EuChJun GirlsB22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. A Matnadze vs L Javakhishvili  0-141 2001 EuChJun GirlsA45 Queen's Pawn Game
23. I Rajlich vs A Matnadze  ½-½75 2001 EuChJun GirlsE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
24. A Matnadze vs L Hodova  1-042 2001 EuChJun GirlsD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
25. A L'Ami vs A Matnadze  0-164 2001 EuChJun GirlsE40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 211  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-01-04  cousinIT: hmm...I was looking for a game between Matnadze and Azmaiparashvili but didn't find any. Was wondering weather they would agree to a 'chums' quick draw.

I have heard a rumour about them clashing on ICC before though..... (at chess)

Jan-02-06  BIDMONFA: Ana Matnadze


May-25-06  Commisar: Ana Matnadze is the cutiest chessplayer I´ve ever seen.
May-25-06  Commisar: dehanne, I had the honour to meet her pesonally back in november and she looked like this: By the way she plays on ICC under the nick Sarakhatkhan (quite often online) and is a very strong player as you can see And she is hugely sympathetic when you get familiar with her in person.
May-26-06  Commisar: How can we suggest them to include this picture of An, for example, in this page?
Dec-13-07  Udit Narayan: She is so cute. I like this picture a lot...
Jan-04-08  Karpova: <Anna Matnadze, 24, lives in Tiblisi, Georgia. She studied German language and literature, and did a degree in International Journalism at the Ivane Javakhishvili State University in Tiblisi. In chess she achieved the titles of WFM at the age of 10, WIM at 16, WGM at 19 and IM at 23. In 2005 she was elected president of the International Charity Movement “Chess - a Peace Ambassador”. Today she coaches, for the Catalonian Chess Federation, players under ten years for the Spanish Championships in Linares. Anna speaks Georgian, German, English, Russian, Spanish, Catalan and Portuguese.>
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  brankat: Ana is not only a beautiful young woman, but also an admirable person and a fine chess player.

Happy Birthday!

Dec-15-08  Commisar: Ana is in México, playing at Carlos Torre and as a Peace Ambassador.

Here is an interview in Spanish:

Dec-15-08  Commisar: Some other interviews with Ana:

Dec-15-08  Commisar:
Dec-15-08  Commisar: And this is Ana´s personal Blog:


Very interesting reading!

Feb-20-09  sallom89: happy Birthday :o
26 now ;o
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  Tabanus: She won today a women's tournament in Sabadell, Spain, 14-22 May 2010:

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  Tabanus: Picture:

7th today in Sant Martí Open A (Spain) 13-21 July 2010:

Aug-11-14  dehanne:

She appears to be really mad about Spain.

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