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Maria Kursova
Number of games in database: 300
Years covered: 1999 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2319 (2298 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2366

Overall record: +117 -91 =92 (54.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (26) 
    E63 E60 E69 E67 E64
 Slav (18) 
    D12 D11 D10 D15 D17
 Queen's Gambit Declined (14) 
    D37 D30 D38 D31 D39
 Queen's Pawn Game (14) 
    A46 A40 D02 A41 E00
 Semi-Slav (13) 
    D45 D44 D43 D48
 Bogo Indian (10) 
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (82) 
    B43 B46 B42 B40 B47
 Sicilian Taimanov (27) 
    B46 B47 B48 B49 B45
 Sicilian Kan (22) 
    B43 B42 B41
 Nimzo Indian (17) 
    E39 E46 E32 E21 E24
 Queen's Indian (12) 
    E15 E12 E14 E16
 English, 1 c4 c5 (10) 
    A37 A33 A30 A38
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Bednikova vs M Kursova, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2012)
   Russian Championship Higher League (Women) (2006)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2015)
   6th European Individual Women's Championship (2005)
   7th European Individual Championship: Women (2006)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2007)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2010)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2007)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2013)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2014)
   10th European Individual Women's Championship (2009)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2012)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2016)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2013)
   European Championship (Women) (2018)

   🏆 Chess Olympiad (Women)
   M Kursova vs G Mammadova (Oct-04-18) 1/2-1/2
   Jennifer Yu vs M Kursova (Oct-01-18) 1-0
   Tingjie Lei vs M Kursova (Sep-28-18) 1-0
   M Kursova vs M Brunello (Sep-27-18) 1/2-1/2
   M Kursova vs E Pavlidou (Sep-26-18) 1-0

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(born Jan-03-1986, 33 years old) Russia (federation/nationality Armenia)

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Maria Kursova is a WGM. She is married to Arman Pashikian. Armenian Women's Champion in 2018.

Wikipedia article: Maria Kursova

Last updated: 2018-03-20 08:14:54

 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 300  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Kursova vs M Sebag  0-1531999EU-ch U14 GirlsA58 Benko Gambit
2. M Kursova vs M Sebag  ½-½301999WCh U14 GirlsA15 English
3. J Ovchinikova vs M Kursova  0-1372000St Petersburg op (Women)D61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
4. T Protopopova vs M Kursova  1-0392001RUS-ch U16WB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
5. N Pogonina vs M Kursova  0-1532001RUS-ch U16WB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. G Zhumanbekova vs M Kursova  0-1452001RUS-ch U18WB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
7. A Leijes vs M Kursova  0-1542001RUS-ch U18WE24 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
8. E Volkova vs M Kursova  0-1392001RUS-ch U18WB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
9. M Kursova vs E Tomilova  0-1622001RUS-ch U18WD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. Y Arutiunova vs M Kursova  0-1492001RUS-ch U18WB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
11. I Vasilevich vs M Kursova  1-0632001RUS-ch U16WB42 Sicilian, Kan
12. S Haecker vs M Kursova  0-1482001EYCC G16A07 King's Indian Attack
13. M Kursova vs Edyta Kurczyk  1-0422001EYCC G16E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
14. A L'Ami vs M Kursova  ½-½422001EYCC G16E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
15. M Kursova vs E Averchenko  1-0642001EYCC G16E68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4
16. M R Nechaeva vs M Kursova  ½-½412001EYCC G16E46 Nimzo-Indian
17. M Kursova vs S Zaksaite  1-0402001EYCC G16D24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
18. N Zdebskaja vs M Kursova  ½-½272001EYCC G16B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
19. M Kursova vs B Igla  1-0472001EYCC G16E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
20. A Czaeczine vs M Kursova  ½-½412001EYCC G16B42 Sicilian, Kan
21. M Kursova vs A Charbonneau 1-0612001WYG16A80 Dutch
22. P Gutierrez Castillo vs M Kursova  ½-½282001WYG16B28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
23. M Kursova vs Z Gregorova  1-0332001WYG16A46 Queen's Pawn Game
24. M Kursova vs Huang Qian  1-0382001WYG16E69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
25. S Khukhashvili vs M Kursova  ½-½382001WYG16B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 300  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-02-06  Karpova: pictures of her: (do you know the guy playing aginst her ;-))
Mar-13-06  EmperorAtahualpa: And here's another one:
Mar-13-06  SickedChess: she is the true Kournikova of chess, really beauty!
Mar-14-06  SickedChess: Elmira and Maria playing

Mar-14-06  SickedChess: Maria Kursova pic
Apr-06-06  EmperorAtahualpa: Here she is during the European Individual Championships 2006:
Sep-09-12  hellopolgar: She plays for Armenia in the olympiad. also her FIDE page says her Federation is Armenia.
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  Stonehenge: Together with husband:

Mar-16-16  BIDMONFA: Maria Kursova


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