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Eesha Karavade
Number of games in database: 426
Years covered: 2002 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2390 (2356 rapid, 2280 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2421

Overall record: +137 -109 =136 (53.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 44 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (29) 
    A13 A15 A14 A11 A18
 King's Indian (27) 
    E92 E90 E91 E94 E70
 Nimzo Indian (21) 
    E32 E21 E38 E34 E33
 Sicilian (12) 
    B51 B31 B27 B41 B40
 Slav (11) 
    D10 D11 D12
 Queen's Gambit Declined (11) 
    D37 D31 D35 D38
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (68) 
    B90 B51 B92 B22 B96
 Sicilian Najdorf (32) 
    B90 B92 B91 B96 B97
 Grunfeld (22) 
    D85 D78 D91 D76 D72
 Queen's Gambit Declined (17) 
    D38 D31 D30
 Queen's Pawn Game (14) 
    A45 D02 E10 A46 D04
 King's Indian Attack (12) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Mo Zhai vs E Karavade, 2012 0-1
   E Karavade vs A Gupta, 2016 1/2-1/2
   R Plater vs E Karavade, 2014 0-1
   Kieu Thien Kim Le vs E Karavade, 2012 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2006)
   Commonwealth and South African Open (2011)
   Asian Women Continental Chess Championship (2012)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2007)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2005)
   Reykjavik Open (2010)
   8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
   London Chess Classic Open (2013)
   Commonwealth Championship (2008)
   Gibraltar (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2011)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2014)
   Reykjavik Open (2014)
   Dubai Open (2010)

   🏆 Isle of Man Masters
   E Karavade vs Gupta Prithu (Oct-27-18) 0-1
   M Zumsande vs E Karavade (Oct-26-18) 1/2-1/2
   E Karavade vs D Cornette (Oct-25-18) 1/2-1/2
   Eljanov vs E Karavade (Oct-24-18) 1-0
   E Karavade vs D G Fridman (Oct-23-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born Nov-21-1987, 31 years old) India

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She is an IM and a WGM.

Wikipedia article: Eesha Karavade

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 426  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Karavade vs Zhao Xue  0-162200219th World Junior Girls ChampionshipA06 Reti Opening
2. E Karavade vs T Kosintseva  0-165200219th World Junior Girls ChampionshipA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
3. S Williams vs E Karavade  1-0292003BCF-chD85 Grunfeld
4. Plachetka vs E Karavade  ½-½492004Olomouc opD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
5. Yifan Hou vs E Karavade  0-1672004Asian-ch (Women)B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
6. T Sachdev vs E Karavade  1-0392005FSGM JuneD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
7. E Karavade vs D Boros  ½-½952005FSGM JuneD98 Grunfeld, Russian
8. E Karavade vs A Czebe  0-1512005FSGM JuneA04 Reti Opening
9. I Farago vs E Karavade  1-0312005FSGM JuneD85 Grunfeld
10. M Hoffmann vs E Karavade  1-0462005FSGM JuneB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. E Karavade vs A Jakab  0-1392005FSGM JuneA04 Reti Opening
12. Z Stupavski vs E Karavade  ½-½352005FSGM JuneB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
13. E Karavade vs D Werner  1-0422005FSGM JuneE91 King's Indian
14. E Karavade vs L Seres  ½-½392005FSGM JuneA15 English
15. Paschall vs E Karavade  1-0532005FSGM JuneD85 Grunfeld
16. Kiril D Georgiev vs E Karavade  1-05120057th Dubai Open Chess ChampionshipD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
17. E Karavade vs Areshchenko  0-12820057th Dubai Open Chess ChampionshipE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
18. Anastasian vs E Karavade 1-05020057th Dubai Open Chess ChampionshipA15 English
19. E Karavade vs D Solak  0-13120057th Dubai Open Chess ChampionshipE92 King's Indian
20. B Steiner vs E Karavade 1-0142005Open AA45 Queen's Pawn Game
21. N Raghavi vs E Karavade  0-1342005World Junior Championship (Girls)B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
22. E Karavade vs C Ciobanu  0-1532005World Junior Championship (Girls)A07 King's Indian Attack
23. Z Gregorova vs E Karavade  ½-½562005World Junior Championship (Girls)B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
24. E Karavade vs V Bashkite 1-0172005World Junior Championship (Girls)A13 English
25. E Meshcheriakova vs E Karavade  ½-½382005World Junior Championship (Girls)B86 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 426  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-24-06  BIDMONFA: Eesha Karavade


Oct-15-06  samsal27: If Eesha beats WGM Bathuyag Mongontuul in the last round , she will have a bright chance to win a medal in the World Junior.
Oct-17-06  samsal27: Eesha finished fifth -
May-02-07  samsal27: Eesha made her final IM Norm in Dubai. Congrats to her! -
May-02-07  Ragh: <samsal27> Thats a great achievement indeed. However, a tournament win by Vijayalakshmi in a strong Italian Open almost went unnoticed by the media. In course of this win, she had quite a few GM scalps and then went on to achieve her FINAL GM norm. So, India has its 16th Grand Master.

May-02-07  fromoort: <Ragh> Great news! Thanks for the update.
May-16-07  samsal27: <Ragh> Viji still has to reach 2500 ELO, does she not? Or has that peak been scaled already?
May-17-07  Ragh: <samsal27> The last paragraph from 'The Hindu' link in my previous post says that <To become a GM, Vijayalakshmi has to raise her rating from the present 2425 to 2500. From this event, she stands to gain around 25 rating points.> So, she needs "just" 50 more elo to be officially crowned a GM.

An update - she is now playing an Open tournament in Liechtenstein .. found this on the Hindu website

May-17-07  Karpova: The official site of the Liechtenstein tournament:

Just click <Int. Schach OPEN> and then <Turnierverlauf allgemeines Turnier>.

May-17-07  samsal27: <Ragh> Cool. <Karpova> thanks for the link!
Jun-26-07  samsal27: Eesha drew with GM Hichem Hamdouchi(ELO 2598) in the 2nd round of the Sort Open. Perhaps she can make an IM norm here? Also, she may have missed a win with 44. Rd8+ (intermezzo with the idea of Ke4) though it is unclear ...
Jun-26-07  samsal27: For a link to the games here is the site -
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  whiteshark: Find expression for being white knuckles:

Oct-06-07  samsal27: Eesha has a bright chance at the World Junior Girls after starting 3/3. She faces Georgian WFM Sopiko Guramishvili next.
Mar-15-11  BLarsen1967: 5 points out of 8 in Reykjavik (with one round to go) is an ok performance by Eesha K.,but what I find most impressive is 3 draws against much higher rated opponents
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