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Ekaterina Polovnikova-Atalik
E Polovnikova-Atalik 
Number of games in database: 325
Years covered: 1996 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2429 (2389 rapid, 2374 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2481

Overall record: +107 -80 =136 (54.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (15) 
    E94 E92 E77 E90 E67
 Slav (15) 
    D10 D17 D11 D12 D15
 Queen's Gambit Declined (14) 
    D37 D38 D30 D35
 Semi-Slav (13) 
    D45 D46 D43 D44 D47
 Sicilian (13) 
    B30 B40 B51 B25 B31
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E55 E44 E49 E47 E59
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (21) 
    C77 C80 C65 C69 C67
 Grunfeld (15) 
    D85 D76 D93 D71 D91
 Slav (15) 
    D10 D12 D11 D15 D17
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    A45 A46 D02 D00 D04
 Petrov (9) 
    C42 C43
 Scotch Game (8) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   V Cmilyte vs E Polovnikova-Atalik, 2007 0-1
   E Polovnikova-Atalik vs A Skripchenko, 2006 1-0
   Lahno vs E Polovnikova-Atalik, 2007 0-1
   E Polovnikova-Atalik vs Lahno, 2004 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   7th European Individual Championship: Women (2006)
   Isbank Ataturk Women Masters (2008)
   Biel Int'l Festival (Ladies) (2006)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2010)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2016)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2013)
   Turkish Championship (2006)
   European Individual Championships (Women) (2007)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2015)
   37th Chess Olympiad: Women (2006)
   Canadian Open (2007)
   Albena Open (2012)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2016)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2017)

   E Polovnikova-Atalik vs N Khomeriki (Apr-22-17) 1-0
   Z Mamedjarova vs E Polovnikova-Atalik (Apr-21-17) 1/2-1/2
   E Polovnikova-Atalik vs A Gara (Apr-20-17) 0-1
   Hoang Thanh Trang vs E Polovnikova-Atalik (Apr-19-17) 1-0
   E Polovnikova-Atalik vs A Sazonova (Apr-17-17) 1-0

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(born Nov-14-1982, 34 years old) Russia (federation/nationality Turkey)

[what is this?]
IM and WGM, and wife of Suat Atalik. In April of 2006 she won the 7th European Women Chess Championship.

Wikipedia article: Ekaterina Atalik

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 325  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs Wang Yu  1-060 1996 Wch U14 GirlsC74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
2. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs Kholmov  ½-½32 1998 Chigorin memC41 Philidor Defense
3. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs I Zakharevich  ½-½52 1999 Geller Memorial (Cup Russia)A07 King's Indian Attack
4. Chekhov vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  1-027 1999 RUS-Cup03 (Geller mem)B01 Scandinavian
5. T Melamed vs E Polovnikova-Atalik ½-½7 2000 S.Petersburgo it-WB30 Sicilian
6. S Bezgodova vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  ½-½13 2000 S.Petersburgo it-WD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
7. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs Kupreichik  0-144 2000 Petroff Mem OpenB30 Sicilian
8. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs A Galliamova  0-138 2000 5th European Club Cup for WomenB40 Sicilian
9. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs K Aseev  0-126 2000 Chigorin MemorialB30 Sicilian
10. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs V A Loginov  0-126 2000 Chigorin MemorialB07 Pirc
11. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs J Kochetkova  1-030 2001 RUS-chTW 1-LigaB40 Sicilian
12. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs A Matras-Clement  1-035 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
13. T Fomina vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  0-151 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
14. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs G Olarasu  ½-½45 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenC78 Ruy Lopez
15. I Rajlich vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  ½-½38 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenA58 Benko Gambit
16. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs A Dimitrijevic  1-059 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB40 Sicilian
17. S Prudnikova vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  ½-½34 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenC45 Scotch Game
18. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs N Bojkovic  0-126 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
19. M Calzetta vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  1-038 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenC45 Scotch Game
20. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs E Fatalibekova  ½-½40 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB06 Robatsch
21. I Zakurdjaeva vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  ½-½76 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenC49 Four Knights
22. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs I Kryukova  ½-½43 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. A Benderac vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  1-030 2001 6th ECCWE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
24. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs C Foisor  ½-½42 2001 6th ECCWB06 Robatsch
25. N Zhukova vs E Polovnikova-Atalik  ½-½25 2001 6th ECCWA57 Benko Gambit
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 325  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-01-05  Karpova: According to she's going to marry Suat Atalik. He is double her age.
Nov-01-05  notsodeepthought: From the same article: "The two will play a blitz match to decide who is the boss..." Well, at least it's not a correspondence match - that wouldn't be a good start to the marriage.
Nov-01-05  azaris: Is this called a Reverse Alekhine?
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  Robin01: Sounds more like robbing the craddle to me.
Nov-07-05  Udit Narayan: Hmmm...she's beautiful.
Nov-11-05  notsodeepthought: Update - the blitz match between the newlyweds ended in a draw, according to For the time being, neither will boss the other around (at least officially).
Apr-15-06  BIDMONFA: Ekaterina Polovnikova-Atalik


Apr-15-06  Bobak Zahmat: Congrats to Ms Atalik for winning the 7th European Individual Championship: Women (2006)
Apr-16-06  ahmadov: Congratulations to Katya!!! I think the marriage with Turkey's number one manifests itself in her performance.

Udachi vam Katya i Suat!

Apr-16-06  stanleys: Congratulations Ekaterina!You dind't steal your victory.Think you are capable of acheiving even more - your talent is obvious
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  keypusher: <Is this called a Reverse Alekhine?> Cute!
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  DarthStapler: This is the name of that dog in that show
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  Tabanus: 17th place, 2522 perf. and best woman in the 1st Negroponte Open (Greece) 9-17 August 2010:

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  iking: Ftacnik, Lubomir - Atalik, Ekaterina


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