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Enamul Hossain
Number of games in database: 255
Years covered: 1996 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2426 (2532 rapid, 2371 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2531
Overall record: +98 -73 =83 (54.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      1 exhibition game, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (51) 
    B50 B90 B40 B84 B32
 Ruy Lopez (19) 
    C67 C97 C65 C99 C63
 French Defense (17) 
    C00 C11 C05 C18 C16
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B97 B96 B92 B94
 French (10) 
    C00 C11 C13 C10
 Sicilian Scheveningen (6) 
    B84 B83 B85
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B33 B43 B40 B47 B31
 King's Indian (11) 
    E94 E90 E92 E98 E63
 Slav (10) 
    D15 D19 D10 D17 D18
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    D02 A45 A46 A50 E10
 Sicilian Kan (9) 
    B43 B42
 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

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

   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
   A R Saleh Salem vs E Hossain (Sep-08-16) 1-0
   E Hossain vs Nisipeanu (Sep-06-16) 0-1

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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 255  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. E Hossain vs Blatny  0-148 1996 32nd ol Yerevan ARMB15 Caro-Kann
2. E Hossain vs Z Rahman  0-152 1999 Calcutta Millenium opB79 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 12.h4
3. Short vs E Hossain 1-034 1999 United Insurance 4thB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
4. Z Rahman vs E Hossain  ½-½42 1999 United Insurance 4thA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
5. Wojtkiewicz vs E Hossain  1-041 1999 4th United Insurance, DhakaE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
6. E Hossain vs Ehlvest  0-134 1999 4th United Insurance, DhakaC55 Two Knights Defense
7. E Hossain vs S Zagrebelny  0-151 1999 4th United Insurance, DhakaB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. E Hossain vs Y Shulman  ½-½80 1999 4th United Insurance InternationalC01 French, Exchange
9. E Hossain vs S B Hansen  0-156 2000 34th OlympiadB33 Sicilian
10. Barsov vs E Hossain  0-147 2001 United Insurance 5thD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
11. Z Rahman vs E Hossain  1-032 2001 United Insurance 5thA15 English
12. E Hossain vs C Sandipan  ½-½42 2001 5th United InsuranceB40 Sicilian
13. E Hossain vs I Rausis  0-135 2001 5th United InsuranceB06 Robatsch
14. N Davies vs E Hossain  ½-½30 2001 5th United InsuranceA15 English
15. E Hossain vs N Murshed  ½-½61 2001 5th United InsuranceC41 Philidor Defense
16. N Miezis vs E Hossain  1-056 2001 5th United InsuranceA36 English
17. A Abdulla vs E Hossain  ½-½5 2001 5th United InsuranceC07 French, Tarrasch
18. E Hossain vs B Reefat  0-131 2001 5th United InsuranceA09 Reti Opening
19. S Iuldachev vs E Hossain  0-131 2001 Asian ChampionshipsB40 Sicilian
20. E Hossain vs A Nguyen  ½-½26 2001 Asian ChampionshipsC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 6.d4
21. M Al-Modiahki vs E Hossain  1-024 2001 Asian ChampionshipsB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
22. E Hossain vs P Kostenko  1-050 2001 Asian ChampionshipsB40 Sicilian
23. E Hossain vs H Odeev  0-138 2001 Asian ChampionshipsB50 Sicilian
24. C Liang vs E Hossain  1-036 2001 Asian ChampionshipsE92 King's Indian
25. O Annageldyev vs E Hossain  1-053 2001 Asian ChampionshipsB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 255  PGN Download
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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

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