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Igor Alexandre Nataf
  
Number of games in database: 431
Years covered: 1992 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2535
Highest rating achieved in database: 2603

Overall record: +104 -86 =229 (52.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 12 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (77) 
    B96 B47 B97 B33 B43
 Scotch Game (33) 
    C45
 French Defense (32) 
    C01 C11 C10 C13 C15
 Caro-Kann (22) 
    B12 B18 B19 B17 B14
 French (15) 
    C11 C10 C13
 Sicilian Najdorf (14) 
    B96 B97 B94
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (103) 
    B30 B32 B33 B23 B22
 King's Indian (69) 
    E92 E97 E67 E77 E60
 English (9) 
    A10 A15
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A46 A45 D02
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A26 A25
 Grunfeld (5) 
    D78 D79
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Nunn vs I A Nataf, 1999 0-1
   I A Nataf vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2006 1/2-1/2
   I A Nataf vs J L Chabanon, 2005 1-0
   I A Nataf vs Wang Yue, 2004 1-0
   I A Nataf vs A Hauchard, 2001 1/2-1/2
   M Turpanov vs I A Nataf, 1993 0-1
   I A Nataf vs T Thorhallsson, 2004 1-0
   I A Nataf vs Short, 2000 1-0
   K Spraggett vs I A Nataf, 1997 0-1
   I A Nataf vs L Bruzon Batista, 2002 1/2-1/2

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2001)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   XXII Reykjavik Open (2006)
   Reykjavik Open (2004)
   Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2002)
   Canadian Open (2005)
   Reykjavik Open (2009)
   EU-ch 4th (2003)
   6th European Individual Championship (2005)
   Reykjavik Open (2008)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   European Club Cup (2007)
   Reykjavik Open (2010)
   French Team Championship (2012)

RECENT GAMES:
   I A Nataf vs I Sokolov (Jun-09-15) 1/2-1/2
   A Giri vs I A Nataf (Jun-08-15) 1-0
   I A Nataf vs A Donchenko (Jun-07-15) 1/2-1/2
   I A Nataf vs A Riazantsev (Jun-06-15) 1/2-1/2
   A H T dos Santos Fier vs I A Nataf (Jun-05-15) 1/2-1/2

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IGOR ALEXANDRE NATAF
(born May-02-1978, 38 years old) France

[what is this?]
Nataf was born in Paris. He is a Grandmaster and an IMC.

Wikipedia article: Igor-Alexandre Nataf


 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 431  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Leko vs I A Nataf 1-048 1992 Rimavska SobotaB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
2. A Obodchuk vs I A Nataf 1-043 1993 Groningen Chess Festival; GM openD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
3. A Maric vs I A Nataf  ½-½20 1993 Groningen Chess Festival; GM openE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
4. M Turpanov vs I A Nataf 0-148 1993 Bratislava WchJM-U16B03 Alekhine's Defense
5. I A Nataf vs S Conquest  1-041 1995 FRA Team ChA45 Queen's Pawn Game
6. I A Nataf vs A Houriez  1-027 1996 Cannes Martinez OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Bagirov vs I A Nataf  ½-½24 1997 II Open, Ubeda ESPE90 King's Indian
8. I A Nataf vs Bacrot ½-½60 1997 It, Enghien FRAB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
9. K Spraggett vs I A Nataf  0-136 1997 It, Enghien FRAB03 Alekhine's Defense
10. I A Nataf vs D Anic  ½-½38 1997 2nd Enghien Les BainsC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 6.d4
11. I A Nataf vs E Dizdarevic  1-028 1997 SolinB12 Caro-Kann Defense
12. Taimanov vs I A Nataf 0-124 1998 Generations, Cannes FRAA04 Reti Opening
13. I A Nataf vs Taimanov  0-140 1998 Generations, Cannes FRAB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
14. Kasimdzhanov vs I A Nataf  ½-½19 1998 Linares Anibal op 5thE97 King's Indian
15. D Barua vs I A Nataf  1-028 1998 Linares Anibal op 5thB32 Sicilian
16. Gligoric vs I A Nataf  1-047 1998 Cannes GenerationsE97 King's Indian
17. I A Nataf vs Gligoric  ½-½31 1998 Cannes GenerationsC45 Scotch Game
18. Kasparov vs I A Nataf  1-030 1998 Internet blitz 5'A26 English
19. I A Nataf vs Kasparov  0-125 1998 Internet blitz 5'B06 Robatsch
20. I A Nataf vs Kasparov 0-113 1998 Internet blitz 5'B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
21. I A Nataf vs Kasparov  0-138 1998 Internet blitz 5'B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
22. Nunn vs I A Nataf 0-128 1999 FRA-chTB32 Sicilian
23. I A Nataf vs Hector  ½-½31 1999 Rilton CupC45 Scotch Game
24. L Schandorff vs I A Nataf  0-137 1999 Rilton CupE74 King's Indian, Averbakh, 6...c5
25. I A Nataf vs Ulibin  0-139 1999 Rilton CupC13 French
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 431  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-11-04  checkpat: Vive la France et l Est Indienne!!!
Nov-03-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  cu8sfan: He looks like the villain in "There's Something About Mary". (-: http://www.36chessolympiad-daily.co...
Nov-03-04  aw1988: Dun dun dun dun...........
Feb-08-05  WTHarvey: Here are some crucial positions from Igor's earlier games: http://www.wtharvey.com/nata.html
Feb-08-05  GufeldStudent: Somebody ought to put the score up from Nunn-Nataf: The game that won the informant best game prize.
May-02-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  cu8sfan: Here's another birthday on May 2nd. Happy birthday, Igor!
Mar-11-07  BIDMONFA: Igor Alexandre Nataf

NATAF, Igor
http://www.bidmonfa.com/nataf_igor....
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May-02-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: Only one kibitz in 4 years?

Cheers on your birthday French GM Igor Nataf!

Jul-19-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Player of the Day

Bio: http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Igor-A...

notable game: Nunn vs I A Nataf, 1999

May-02-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: can't find his name in FIDE list, anyone with info on him?
May-02-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: The FIDE ratings site has been down for a day or so. It's up again now:

http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...

Jun-21-14  Conrad93: This guy likes knight sacrifices it seems.
May-02-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: Happy birthday to GM Nataf!
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