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Andre Diamant
Number of games in database: 242
Years covered: 2000 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2528 (2446 rapid, 2481 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2529
Overall record: +95 -61 =86 (57.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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   A Diamant vs R Yanchenko (Feb-28-18) 1-0, rapid
   A Diamant vs T Rendle (Feb-28-18) 1-0, rapid
   S Maroroa vs A Diamant (Feb-28-18) 0-1, rapid
   G Jones vs A Diamant (Feb-28-18) 1-0, rapid
   G Guseinov vs A Diamant (Feb-11-17) 1-0, rapid

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(born Feb-09-1990, 28 years old) Brazil

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GM André Diamant won the Brazilian Championship in 2008. He also won the strong 37th La Roda Open (Spain) in 2010:

Wikipedia article: André Diamant

Last updated: 2017-12-08 09:22:09

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 242  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Diamant vs P Wang  0-1282000World Under 10 ChB23 Sicilian, Closed
2. M Lopez Velez vs A Diamant  ½-½102001Guaymallen PanAM-chJ U12 AbsolutoB32 Sicilian
3. G Needleman vs A Diamant 0-1522001Guaymallen PanAM-chJ U12 AbsolutoB32 Sicilian
4. A Diamant vs I Khairullin  ½-½162001WYB12B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
5. R Jumabayev vs A Diamant  1-0492001WYB12B32 Sicilian
6. A Diamant vs T Banusz  1-0322001WYB12B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
7. I Nepomniachtchi vs A Diamant  0-1572001WYB12B22 Sicilian, Alapin
8. A Diamant vs A Susilodinata  0-1452001WYB12E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
9. A Diamant vs G Rohit 0-1232001WYB12B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
10. J H Gomez-Baillo vs A Diamant  0-15620037th Itau CupB30 Sicilian
11. Carlsen vs A Diamant 1-0322003WYCC - B14C45 Scotch Game
12. M Crosa Coll vs A Diamant  1-0242004CXSP OpenB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
13. P Michalik vs A Diamant  1-0362005Wch U16B32 Sicilian
14. S Trofimov vs A Diamant  1-0552005Wch U16D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
15. D Vocaturo vs A Diamant  0-1472005Wch U16B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
16. I Brener vs A Diamant  1-0352005Wch U16A06 Reti Opening
17. A Diamant vs Lenderman  0-1772005Wch U16C99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
18. A Diamant vs N Delgado Ramirez  ½-½2620062nd Magistral GuarapiA21 English
19. A Diamant vs G Vescovi  ½-½262006Sao Paulo CiudadeC07 French, Tarrasch
20. A Diamant vs G Vescovi  0-1832006BRA-ch 73rdC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
21. A Diamant vs A H T dos Santos Fier  ½-½232007III South American Ch U20B50 Sicilian
22. J Zabala vs A Diamant  0-1302007III South American Ch U20B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
23. A Kovalyov vs A Diamant  1-0592007III South American Ch U20A30 English, Symmetrical
24. L Fusco vs A Diamant  1-0352007III South American Ch U20B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
25. A Diamant vs C Goldwaser 1-0402007III South American Ch U20B96 Sicilian, Najdorf
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-16-05  lopium: Seems a very young player! Nice.
Oct-16-05  Open Defence: <> can we have a bio please?
Oct-16-05  lopium: For sure he is Quebecer, I guess. As I am, and that's a French name.... So from Qc, Canada, or France but here I doubt.
Aug-10-06  EmperorAtahualpa: His family name could be of Dutch origin too.
Jul-14-08  Squarepusher: He's brazilian
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  whiteshark: Well, a pure bijou.
Dec-17-08  IvanchukPupil: Still doesn't change anything?His is a IM put in the biography.He's brazilian champion search in the CBX to see.
Dec-17-08  ottohill: Congratulations, Andre! Excelent performance, you won the Brazilian championship ahead of experienced GM's, like Vescovi, Milos, Leitão, Fier and Lima. Wish you a good future in chess!
Dec-30-08  Karpova: Chessbase report:
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  vonKrolock: <Caucasian/Oriental (Fier, who bears a surname which is a corrupted version of German Vier)> - What's "caucasian/oriental"?! According to Fier's father Luciano, is an Italian surname, with same root of english "fierce" - or it changed since?!

<According to Rabbi Najmanovich, until then the only player who used Yarmulke during a chess event was Akiba Rubinstein.> This can be canfirmed?! - <"the only">!?

Dec-30-08  Anyi: It is very conceivable, but there's so far no picture confirming that Rubinstein wore a Yarmulke during a chess event. In his later years (after the death of his wife 1954) Rubinstein would always wear a certain kind of a cap, and never take it off.
Dec-30-08  Karpova: <According to Rabbi Najmanovich, until then the only player who used Yarmulke during a chess event was Akiba Rubinstein.>

GM Leonid Yudasin, 2004 Santa Monica Invitational

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  vonKrolock: <Karpova> So (at least) also Yudasin - Well, it was really a very strong event - and nice that the national Championship is again played in this Round Robin format... The images show that the playing hall is quite spacious, comfortable and well illuminated - and hardly could someone say it was an <unorthodox> venue (lol) - we heard to concerti of profane music in catholic churches, for instance... Great victory for young Andr� Diamant! - In 1980 the Brazilian Junior Championship was held in an Art Museum, the 'Museu Guido Viaro' in Curitiba - I was there as arbiter - Then Milos was first followed by Lima - both are today GMs and played at Porto Alegre - Diamant and some of the other participants were not yet born...
Jun-26-09  myschkin: . . .

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GM Boris Gulko simul 2008:

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He won today the strong 37th La Roda Open (Spain):, congratulations!

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  Tabanus: This game agaist GM Julio Ernesto Granda-Zuniga in round 7 helped to win the tournament:

Sep-05-12  Antiochus: [Event "XXXVII Open"]
[Site "La Roda Albacete ESP"]
[Date "2010.??.??"]
[White "A Diamant"]
[Black "J Granda Zuniga"]
[Round "7"]
[Result "1-0"]
[WhiteElo "2486"]
[BlackElo "2643"]
[ECO "B14"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. exd5 cxd5 4. c4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Nf3 Bb4 7. cxd5 Nxd5 8. Qc2 Nc6 9. Be2 O-O 10. O-O Re8 11. a3 Bf8 12. Qe4 Bd7 13. Re1 Nf6 14. Qh4 Ne7 15. Bg5 Nf5 16. Qf4 Bc6 17. Rad1 h6 18. Bxf6 Qxf6 19. Ne5 Red8 20. Bc4 Nd6 21. Qxf6 gxf6 22. Nxc6 bxc6 23. Bd3 f5 24. Be2 Bg7 25. Rd2 a5 26. Bf3 Rac8 27. Ne2 Nb5 28. Red1 Rd6 29. Kf1 Kf8 30. a4 Nc7 31. Rc1 Na6 32. Rdc2 Nb4 33. Rc5 Bxd4 34. Nxd4 Rxd4 35. Rxa5 Rcd8 36. Ra7 Rd2 37. Rb1 Nd3 38. Bxc6 e5 39. a5 e4 40. Ra8 Rxa8 41. Bxa8 Rxf2+ 42. Kg1 Rd2 43. a6 Nc5 44. a7 Rd7 45. Bb7 1-0

Sep-15-12  Antiochus: Life and games:

Nov-24-12  DanielBryant: He's playing in the St. Louis Chess Club Thanksgiving Open right now.
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  wordfunph: ohhhhlahlah..

<Webster chess champ accused of paying 6-year-old son to take shots of alcohol>

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  MissScarlett: For the SPICE program to lose one GM may be regarded as unfortunate; to lose two looks like carelessness.
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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Andre Diamant.
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