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Atousa Pourkashiyan
Number of games in database: 222
Years covered: 2000 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2341
Highest rating achieved in database: 2374
Overall record: +72 -62 =36 (52.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      52 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (55) 
    B43 B88 B30 B58 B90
 Sicilian Kan (13) 
    B43 B42
 French Defense (11) 
    C03 C05 C00 C10 C01
 French Tarrasch (8) 
    C03 C05 C07
 Caro-Kann (7) 
    B13 B17 B18 B16 B12
 Sicilian Dragon (6) 
    B73 B70 B36 B74
With the Black pieces:
 Petrov (30) 
    C42 C43
 Sicilian (21) 
    B42 B43 B23 B22 B28
 Sicilian Kan (13) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Queen's Gambit Declined (13) 
    D35 D37 D31 D06 D30
 Giuoco Piano (12) 
    C50 C53
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    D02 E00 A50 A45 A46
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Pourkashiyan vs M Fierro, 2008 1/2-1/2
   A Pourkashiyan vs Lahno, 2000 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2005)
   37th Chess Olympiad: Women (2006)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2006)
   8th Dubai Open (2006)
   2008 Women's Olympiad (2008)
   8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)
   16th Asian Games (Women Teams) (2010)
   13th Dubai Open (2011)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2012)
   Baku Open (2013)

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ATOUSA POURKASHIYAN
(born May-16-1988) Iran

[what is this?]
WGM Atousa Pourkashiyan became Iranian Women's Chess Champion in 2008 and won the U12 World Youth Chess Championship in 2000. She became a WGM in 2008. Winner of the Asian Continental Championship (w) in Subic Bay, Philippines in 2010. Competed in the FIDE Knock-Out Women's World Championship (2012); she lost in the first round to Chinese WGM Ju Wenjun in the second round of rapid game tiebreakers after tieing the classical games 1-1 and the first pair of rapid game tiebreakers 1-1.

Photo: http://www.google.com.au/imgres?um=... Wikipedia article: Atousa Pourkashian


 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 222  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. A Pourkashiyan vs Lahno  1-043 2000 Wch U12 GirlsC42 Petrov Defense
2. A Pourkashiyan vs F Abbaspour  1-023 2001 Asian U20 GirlsC42 Petrov Defense
3. S Ghader Pour vs A Pourkashiyan  1-034 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenC42 Petrov Defense
4. M Mahini vs A Pourkashiyan  ½-½39 2001 Asian U20 GirlsC42 Petrov Defense
5. S Paridar vs A Pourkashiyan  ½-½25 2001 Asian U20 GirlsC50 Giuoco Piano
6. M Mahini vs A Pourkashiyan  ½-½77 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenC50 Giuoco Piano
7. D Aketaeva vs A Pourkashiyan 1-026 2001 Asian U20 GirlsC42 Petrov Defense
8. A Pourkashiyan vs M Mahini  1-050 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
9. A Pourkashiyan vs Y Khachatourian  0-137 2001 Asian U20 GirlsB30 Sicilian
10. A Pourkashiyan vs T Sachdev  0-142 2001 Asian U20 GirlsB30 Sicilian
11. E H Al Rufei vs A Pourkashiyan  1-039 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenC50 Giuoco Piano
12. A Pourkashiyan vs M Ovezova  ½-½43 2001 Asian U20 GirlsB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
13. A Pourkashiyan vs E H Al Rufei  0-148 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenC53 Giuoco Piano
14. Li Ching vs A Pourkashiyan  0-150 2001 Asian U20 GirlsC24 Bishop's Opening
15. A Pourkashiyan vs N Al Jelda  1-049 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
16. S Yusubalieva vs A Pourkashiyan  ½-½58 2001 Asian U20 GirlsC50 Giuoco Piano
17. N Al Jelda vs A Pourkashiyan  0-135 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenC42 Petrov Defense
18. A Pourkashiyan vs S Meenakshi  ½-½46 2001 Asian U20 GirlsB06 Robatsch
19. S Paridar vs A Pourkashiyan  1-081 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenC50 Giuoco Piano
20. A Pourkashiyan vs F Alinoori  1-037 2001 Asian U20 GirlsB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
21. A Pourkashiyan vs S Paridar  0-150 2001 Zone 3.1a WomenB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
22. A Pourkashiyan vs A Caoili 1-048 2002 Bled ol (Women)C53 Giuoco Piano
23. M Sebag vs A Pourkashiyan  1-060 2002 Olympiad wC42 Petrov Defense
24. L Rogule vs A Pourkashiyan  1-049 2004 36th Olympiad, WomenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. A M Botsari vs A Pourkashiyan  1-075 2004 36th Olympiad, WomenD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 222  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-13-06  EmperorAtahualpa: A photo of her taken during the Women's World Chess Championships: http://www.womenchess.com/images/ga...
Jan-05-08  Udit Narayan: Another pic:
http://www.chessbase.com/news/2007/...
Mar-30-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  Karpova: She became Iranian Women's Chess Champion in 2008 with 8.5/11.

http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail...

Nov-17-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Atousa Pourkashiyan @ Dresden 2008: http://chessbase.de/2008/dresdenoly...
Dec-02-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  Karpova: The "Tehran Times" celebrates her WGM title: http://www.tehrantimes.com/Index_vi...
Nov-28-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: WGM Atousa Pourkashian, Iran, born 16 May 1988. Now rated 2306, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...

WGM in 2009. Rated 2329 in 2006. ICC: Atousa

World U12 champion 2000. Played in the olympiads 2000 (board 2), 2002 (board 1), 2004 (board 2), 2006 (board 1), and 2008 (board 1).

Student of Physical Education and Sport Sciences at Tehran University. She earned the WGM title in Dresden olympiad 2008 after gaining 8 points in 11 games. She competed with 4 GM's and 5 IM's in the event.

Champion of Iran 2008 and 2009:
http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail...
http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail...

Biography:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atousa...

Pictures:
http://www.abudhabichess.com/2009/W... http://www.chessbase.com/ESPANOLA/i... http://photo.chessdom.com/albums/us...

Apr-28-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Wild Bill: With one round to go, Atousa leads the Women's Group at the Asian Continental Championships in Subic Bay by a half point over Wang Yu and Ding Yixin.

[Event "9th Asian Championships"]
[Site "Subic Bay"]
[EventDate "2010.04.21"]
[Date "2010.04.27"]
[Round "7"]
[White "Ju, Wenjun"]
[Black "Pourkashiyan, Atousa"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D07"]
[PlyCount "44"]

1.d4 d5 2.c4 Nc6 3.Nc3 dxc4 4.d5 Ne5 5.Bf4 Ng6 6.Bg3 e6 7.e4 Nf6 8.dxe6 Bxe6 9.f4 Qxd1+ 10.Rxd1 Bg4 11.Rc1 Bb4 12.e5 Nd5 13.h3 Bf5 14.Ne2 O-O-O 15.a3 Ba5 16.Bf2 Ndxf4 17.Nxf4 Nxf4 18.Bxc4 Bd3 19.Bg3 Nxg2+ 20.Kf2 Bxc4 21.Kxg2 Bxc3 22.Rxc3 Bd5+ 0-1

Apr-29-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: She won today the Asian Continental Championship in Subic Bay, Philippines:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr331..., congratulations!

Oct-10-10  Udit Narayan: Atousa Pourkashiyan, Iran

http://www.chessbase.com/news/2010/...

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