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Enamul Hossain
Number of games in database: 257
Years covered: 1996 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2464 (2487 rapid, 2349 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2531

Overall record: +98 -73 =85 (54.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (51) 
    B50 B90 B40 B84 B32
 Ruy Lopez (19) 
    C67 C60 C97 C65 C99
 French Defense (18) 
    C00 C11 C05 C01 C02
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B97 B96 B99 B94
 French (10) 
    C00 C11 C10 C13
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (6) 
    C97 C99 C96 C92
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (50) 
    B33 B43 B40 B47 B31
 King's Indian (11) 
    E94 E90 E92 E63 E98
 Slav (10) 
    D15 D10 D19 D17 D18
 Sicilian Kan (9) 
    B43 B42
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    D02 A46 A45 A50 E10
 English (8) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E Hossain vs E M Hossain, 2006 1-0
   E Hossain vs Tiviakov, 2006 1/2-1/2
   E Hossain vs Tomashevsky, 2007 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bangladesh Championship (2006)
   Bangladesh Championship (2007)
   Commonwealth Championship (2008)
   6th United Insurance (2003)
   Asian Individual Championship (2007)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   Asian Chess Championship (2005)
   8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
   Olympiad (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   Kolkata Open (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)

   E Hossain vs Ghosh Diptayan (Jun-08-17) 1/2-1/2
   Z Rahman vs E Hossain (Nov-15-16) 1/2-1/2
   E Hossain vs M Al-Modiahki (Sep-13-16) 0-1
   I Saric vs E Hossain (Sep-11-16) 1/2-1/2
   E Hossain vs I Ivanisevic (Sep-09-16) 1-0

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(born Sep-30-1981, 35 years old) Bangladesh

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Bangladesh's 5th Grandmaster. Champion of Bangladesh in 1997 and 2006.

Wikipedia article: Enamul Hossain

 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 257  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Hossain vs Blatny 0-148199632nd ol Yerevan ARMB15 Caro-Kann
2. E Hossain vs Z Rahman  0-1521999Calcutta Millenium opB79 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 12.h4
3. Short vs E Hossain 1-0341999United Insurance 4thB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
4. Z Rahman vs E Hossain  ½-½421999United Insurance 4thA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
5. Wojtkiewicz vs E Hossain  1-04119994th United Insurance, DhakaE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
6. E Hossain vs Ehlvest  0-13419994th United Insurance, DhakaC55 Two Knights Defense
7. E Hossain vs S Zagrebelny  0-15119994th United Insurance, DhakaB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. E Hossain vs Y Shulman  ½-½8019994th United Insurance InternationalC01 French, Exchange
9. E Hossain vs S B Hansen  0-156200034th OlympiadB33 Sicilian
10. Barsov vs E Hossain  0-1472001United Insurance 5thD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
11. Z Rahman vs E Hossain  1-0322001United Insurance 5thA15 English
12. E Hossain vs C Sandipan  ½-½4220015th United InsuranceB40 Sicilian
13. E Hossain vs I Rausis  0-13520015th United InsuranceB06 Robatsch
14. N Davies vs E Hossain  ½-½3020015th United InsuranceA15 English
15. E Hossain vs N Murshed  ½-½6120015th United InsuranceC41 Philidor Defense
16. N Miezis vs E Hossain  1-05620015th United InsuranceA36 English
17. A Abdulla vs E Hossain  ½-½520015th United InsuranceC07 French, Tarrasch
18. E Hossain vs B Reefat  0-13120015th United InsuranceA09 Reti Opening
19. S Iuldachev vs E Hossain  0-1312001Asian ChampionshipsB40 Sicilian
20. E Hossain vs A Nguyen  ½-½262001Asian ChampionshipsC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 6.d4
21. M Al-Modiahki vs E Hossain  1-0242001Asian ChampionshipsB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
22. E Hossain vs P Kostenko  1-0502001Asian ChampionshipsB40 Sicilian
23. E Hossain vs H Odeev  0-1382001Asian ChampionshipsB50 Sicilian
24. C Liang vs E Hossain  1-0362001Asian ChampionshipsE92 King's Indian
25. E Hossain vs I Hakki  ½-½452001Asian ChampionshipsB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-04-06  BIDMONFA: Enamul Hossain


Apr-06-06  wallytherhino: Bangladesh Championship (2006):
[ROUND]-[OPPONENT'S RATING](rating of hosain-opponent) 1-2136(-332) 2-2147(-321) 3-2233(-235)
close ratings in round 5,7,10,12
Round five was a bit of a shocker winning a fine game against his opponent there. Most where well played games except the bloodless draw on the last round
Aug-01-06  mamun001: does anyone know why performed so poorly in the Olympiad after such spectacular performance in the national championship?
Nov-22-07  pawnofdoom: My guess is just that everyone has their lucky tournaments and their unlucky tournaments. It happens to me all the time. After a loss of maybe about 30 points in one tournament, I went to another tournament in one week and gained about 100 points (with a spectacular performance)

Another example is Ivanchuk. He was second seed in the Tal Memorial, but he ended the tournament witha minus score, and second to last. But just a few days later, he went to participate in the World Blitz Cup, and he just won it today!

Nov-20-08  Eban:
Enamul Hossain beat Kjetil Lie so Bangladesh drew with big hitters Norway!!!
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  wordfunph: "I flew to Round 1 of the World Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk, losing to a little-known player from a country that is little known in the chess world, Bangladesh."

- GM Pavel Eljanov (after losing to GM Enamul Hossain in 2007)

Sep-30-13  Kikoman: <Player of the Day>

Happy 32nd birthday GM Enamul Hossain! :D

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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday to the <POTD>: Enamul Hossain.
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