Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Mert Erdogdu
Number of games in database: 341
Years covered: 1995 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2411 (2391 rapid, 2480 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2513

Overall record: +94 -118 =104 (46.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 25 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (79) 
    B90 B33 B41 B42 B32
 Ruy Lopez (22) 
    C65 C78 C77 C63 C80
 Sicilian Najdorf (19) 
    B90 B91 B92
 Sicilian Kan (14) 
    B41 B42 B43
 French Defense (12) 
    C11 C18 C10 C14 C12
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (9) 
    B63 B67 B60 B62
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (53) 
    B90 B96 B51 B97 B52
 King's Indian (42) 
    E63 E92 E97 E81 E60
 Sicilian Najdorf (23) 
    B90 B96 B97 B92 B91
 Ruy Lopez (15) 
    C77 C99 C80 C83 C92
 Slav (7) 
    D15 D10 D14 D12
 Sicilian Scheveningen (6) 
    B84 B81 B80
Repertoire Explorer

NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Erdogdu vs B Thorfinnsson, 2009 1-0
   M Erdogdu vs M Godena, 2003 1/2-1/2
   V I Berlinsky vs M Erdogdu, 2004 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bosnia Sarajevo Tournament (B Group) (2008)
   Turkish Championship (2006)
   Acropolis Tournament (2006)
   European Club Cup (2004)
   EU-ch 4th (2003)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   5th Individual European Chess Championship (2004)
   7th European Individual Championship (2006)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)
   Olympiad (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   European Individual Championship (2010)
   12th European Individual Championship (2011)
   European Individual Championship (2016)

   🏆 European Championship
   M Erdogdu vs Elie Milikow (Mar-28-19) 1-0
   Alparslan Isik vs M Erdogdu (Mar-27-19) 1/2-1/2
   Ahmet Utku Uzumcu vs M Erdogdu (Mar-26-19) 1/2-1/2
   M Erdogdu vs M Ivic (Mar-25-19) 1/2-1/2
   S Tifferet vs M Erdogdu (Mar-24-19) 1-0

Search Sacrifice Explorer for Mert Erdogdu
Search Google for Mert Erdogdu
FIDE player card for Mert Erdogdu

(born Mar-30-1979, 40 years old) Turkey

[what is this?]

Grandmaster and FIDE Trainer.

Last updated: 2019-03-30 08:27:22

 page 1 of 15; games 1-25 of 352  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Erdogdu vs T Karatekin 0-1301995?B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
2. Kasimdzhanov vs M Erdogdu  1-027200034th OlympiadE81 King's Indian, Samisch
3. Azmaiparashvili vs M Erdogdu  1-040200034th OlympiadE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
4. M Erdogdu vs D H Campora  0-128200034th OlympiadC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
5. M Erdogdu vs B Khatanbaatar  1-044200034th OlympiadB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
6. M Erdogdu vs S Halkias 0-1272001Antalya TURB33 Sicilian
7. A Olcayoz vs M Erdogdu  0-1342001Antalya TURA48 King's Indian
8. M Erdogdu vs A Mastrovasilis  0-1222001Antalya TURB42 Sicilian, Kan
9. M Erdogdu vs Kiril D Georgiev  0-1352001Antalya TURB56 Sicilian
10. K Haznedaroglu vs M Erdogdu  ½-½492001Antalya TURB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. M Popchev vs M Erdogdu  1-0472001Antalya TURB07 Pirc
12. M Erdogdu vs I Radulov  ½-½692001Antalya TURB57 Sicilian
13. U Atakisi vs M Erdogdu  0-1332001Antalya TURB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
14. C Arduman vs M Erdogdu  1-0312001Antalya TURE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
15. M Erdogdu vs A S Moroz  ½-½312001Antalya TURB42 Sicilian, Kan
16. M Erdogdu vs Kraidman  ½-½622001Antalya TURC34 King's Gambit Accepted
17. M Erdogdu vs H Erdogan  1-0372001Antalya TURA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
18. Skembris vs M Erdogdu  1-0562001Antalya TURD85 Grunfeld
19. M G Petrov vs M Erdogdu  0-1772001ch-BalkanB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
20. M Erdogdu vs V S Spasov  0-1412001ch-BalkanC41 Philidor Defense
21. M Erdogdu vs D Stojanovski  ½-½162001ch-BalkanB27 Sicilian
22. Z Stanojoski vs M Erdogdu  0-1572001ch-BalkanB23 Sicilian, Closed
23. M Erdogdu vs A Mastrovasilis  0-1592001ch-BalkanB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
24. D Mehmeti vs M Erdogdu  1-0452001ch-BalkanB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
25. U Atakisi vs M Erdogdu  1-0312001ch-BalkanB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
 page 1 of 15; games 1-25 of 352  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Erdogdu wins | Erdogdu loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: IM Mert Erdogdu, Turkey, born 30 March 1979. Now rated 2489,

FIDE Trainer in 2005. ICC: Margency

Played in the olympiads 2002 (1st reserve), 2004 (board 2) and 2008 (board 3). Played also in European Team Ch 2003 (board 3), 2005 (1st reserve), 2007 (board 3) and 2009 (board 3).

Pictures: (in red)

He won today the 2nd Turbo tournament (Novi Sad, Serbia):, congratulations!

Jul-02-12  reisanibal: For all the idiots who thinks they are mocking his name:

Mert means "brave"
Erdoğdu means "born a soldier"

Jul-02-12  twinlark: I agree. More respect please for a current and active player:
Sep-24-14  BIDMONFA: Mert Erdogdu


NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, is totally anonymous, and 100% free—plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
  3. No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any member Iincludinfgall Admin and Owners or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. If you think someone is an idiot, then provide evidence that their reasoning is invalid and/or idiotic, instead of just calling them an idiot. It's a subtle but important distinction, even in political discussions.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
  6. NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
  7. Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
  8. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
  9. The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
  10. All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
  11. Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a Moderator.

NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific player and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors. All Moderator actions taken are at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!

home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC