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Alexandr Hilario Takeda dos Santos Fier
Number of games in database: 443
Years covered: 1996 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2590 (2581 rapid, 2563 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2653
Overall record: +161 -74 =120 (62.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      88 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (62) 
    B96 B33 B32 B67 B43
 French Defense (19) 
    C11 C18 C05 C10 C03
 Ruy Lopez (18) 
    C78 C70 C75 C84 C99
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A45 D00 A40 E10 E00
 Queen's Gambit Declined (15) 
    D37 D31 D35 D38 D30
 Sicilian Najdorf (13) 
    B96 B94 B99 B97 B90
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (72) 
    B80 B48 B23 B83 B22
 King's Indian (28) 
    E63 E83 E97 E70 E60
 Queen's Pawn Game (20) 
    A45 A46 D02 A40 E10
 Sicilian Taimanov (16) 
    B48 B47 B45 B46
 Sicilian Scheveningen (16) 
    B80 B83 B81
 Modern Benoni (12) 
    A65 A60 A70 A64 A71
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Fier vs D Svetlov, 2015 1-0
   A Fier vs N Getz, 2011 1-0
   A Tari vs A Fier, 2014 0-1
   A Fier vs A Bivol, 2012 1-0
   A Fier vs Adams, 2014 1/2-1/2
   A Fier vs V Martis, 2004 1-0
   A Fier vs R Wojtaszek, 2013 1/2-1/2
   A Fier vs J Ryan, 2009 1-0
   A Fier vs Wang Yue, 2011 1-0
   A Fier vs S Williams, 2011 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Hastings Chess Congress (2014)
   Dutch Open (2011)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2011)
   Reykjavik Open (2011)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2012)
   Cappelle-la-Grande (2014)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   Golden Sands (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Match - Mecking v Hilario Ta Fier - 2009 by Chessical

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(born Mar-11-1988, 26 years old) Brazil

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FM (1996); IM (2004); GM (2007)

GM Alexandr Hilario Takeda Sakai dos Santos Fier was Brazilian champion in 2005 and runner-up in 2011. He remains one of Brazil's elite players.

He won the Sants International Open in Spain in 2009 and 2014 and was runner up at the Essen in 2008 in the B-Group. He qualified for the World Cup (2011) through his result in Zonal 2.4, and unexpectedly won his first round match against Chinese super-GM Wang Yue. However, Russian super-GM Alexander Morozevich defeated him in round 2. He won the Bulgarian Open 2013 with 8.5/9. At the World Cup (2013) he defeated Radoslaw Wojtaszek in the 1st round but lost to Indian GM Baskaran Adhiban in the second round. He was =2nd (3rd on tiebreak) at the Hastings Chess Congress (2014).

He is married to WGM Nino Maisuradze.

Detailed results of his career are available at [brasilbase-1].

Wikipedia article: Alexandr Fier

Last updated 6 Jan 2015

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 443  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Radjabov vs A Fier 1-027 1996 Wch U10A45 Queen's Pawn Game
2. A Fier vs C Martins  0-118 1997 Semi-Final BrasileiroC38 King's Gambit Accepted
3. S Collins vs A Fier  1-051 2004 36th OlympiadA15 English
4. G Grigore vs A Fier  1-062 2004 36th OlympiadA65 Benoni, 6.e4
5. A Fier vs A Sousa  1-030 2004 36th OlympiadB08 Pirc, Classical
6. A Fier vs D Mehmeti  1-030 2004 36th OlympiadC15 French, Winawer
7. A Fier vs M Abdul Adhim 1-035 2004 36th OlympiadC00 French Defense
8. A Fier vs V Martis 1-041 2004 36th OlympiadC39 King's Gambit Accepted
9. A Fier vs R E Espinosa Flores  ½-½73 2004 36th OlympiadB33 Sicilian
10. A Fier vs A Kovalev  ½-½52 2004 36th OlympiadB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. A Fier vs Bu Xiangzhi 1-079 2004 36th OlympiadB38 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Maroczy Bind, 6.Be3
12. A Fier vs T Purnama  1-024 2004 36th OlympiadB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
13. O Lehner vs A Fier  0-165 2004 36th OlympiadA15 English
14. D Mastrovasilis vs A Fier  1-051 2004 36th OlympiadB20 Sicilian
15. N V Pedersen vs A Fier  1-061 2004 36th OlympiadA65 Benoni, 6.e4
16. A Fier vs M Bitelmajer  0-174 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18C34 King's Gambit Accepted
17. F Pancevski vs A Fier  1-038 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B89 Sicilian
18. R Hungaski vs A Fier  ½-½42 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6
19. S Tweedie vs A Fier  0-167 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B03 Alekhine's Defense
20. A Fier vs Darcy Lima  ½-½27 2005 72nd Brazilian ChampionshipC18 French, Winawer
21. A Fier vs Wen Yang  0-147 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
22. A Fier vs J Skoberne  ½-½58 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B06 Robatsch
23. A Fier vs G Milos  1-023 2005 72nd Brazilian ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
24. A Fier vs Tri Hoang  1-030 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18C35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
25. D Leal vs A Fier  ½-½46 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B66 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 443  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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Sep-16-12  Antiochus: Life and games:

Feb-10-13  stanleys: He just won the Bulgarian Open Championship with 8,5/9! Congratulations!
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  whiteshark: <Antiochus: Life and games> It can be found under

now. ;D

Aug-16-13  Antiochus: <whiteshark>
Thanks for his update.
Some more liks of interest are here:

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  waustad: After losing to Baskaran Adhiban in the second round of the World Cup 2013, he quickly got to Vienna to play in He's at 3.5/4 and is playing black against Eva Moser in round 5.
Jan-30-14  ketchuplover: Drew Adams who was 200 points above him!
Jan-30-14  mindanalyzer: Wow Mr Takeda has a very long name
Jan-31-14  John Abraham: He must be part Japanese.
Jun-06-14  cbpatzer: Fier is currently playing a tournament
Jun-07-14  HeMateMe: Is it legal to have that much name? Does it all fit on a passport?
Jun-07-14  TheFocus: They write on the front and back of the page.
Jun-07-14  TheFocus: On my Native American passport, my name is recorded as <He Who Rises At Dawn, Yawns, Farts, Steps Out Of The Teepee, Walks Into The Bushes, Pisses On A Pretty Flower, Scratches His Right Butt Cheek, Scratches His Left Butt Cheek, Shivers From The Cold, Decides To Go Back To Bed> .

I misspelled that once on an application and have been referred to as <The Otter That Refuses To Brush His Teeth> ever since.

Just one stinking wrong-placed letter can ruin a guy.

Jun-07-14  john barleycorn: He probably holds an accordion type passport
Jun-07-14  john barleycorn: You know the story about the guy who had this tatoo which read "WENDY" on his best friend?
Jun-07-14  TheFocus: No, I don't.
Jun-07-14  TheFocus: That was odd. <CG> refused to accept my post of <No> or <Nope> .
Jun-07-14  john barleycorn: come to my parlour...
Jun-07-14  TheFocus: Said the spider to the fly.
Jun-07-14  HeMateMe: It seems to be a combination Russian/Spanish/Japanese name. Mom must have thought he was special.
Premium Chessgames Member
  zanzibar: <HMM> Hopefully, your mom thought you special too!

Picture of Fier:

And this of him and Mecking:

Premium Chessgames Member
  zanzibar: Apparently, <CG> missed a syllable or two in his name (according to Wiki):

<Alexandr Hilário Takeda Sakai dos Santos Fier>

Premium Chessgames Member
  zanzibar: A little more bio info:

<Alexandr Fier

Alexandr Hilario Takeda dos Santos Fier Sakai was born in Joinville (SC) [Santa Catarina, Brazil] on March 11, 1988. Began his career in 1995 winning (with only 6 years old) the sub-10 Campeonato Paranaense. From there starts to accumulate titles in the youth standing out among them the vice-world under-10 championship 1998, held in Oropesa del Mar, Spain. Gets the title of International Master at 16 and the Grand Master at 18 (the youngest Brazilian to win this distinction).

Among his great performances highlight the conquest of unbeaten 72 ° Campeonato Brasileiro in Guarulhos, São Paulo state championship 2005 and the 2007/08 and three times won the South American Youth Championship. Represented Brazil at the Olympics in Calvia 2004 and Torino 2006 Khanty Mansiysk 2010. In November 2009 reached the rating of 2653, thus becoming the number 1 in Brazil and 76 in the world. It has a whole future ahead. He currently resides in Curitiba, Paraná.>

Premium Chessgames Member
  zanzibar: And finally, a quote of his from a blog following his career:

<"I play chess! Life is just a hobby." -Alexandr Fier>

Jan-04-15  Whitehat1963: Longest name in the database?
Jan-04-15  kramputz: One more time please[ How do you spell your name ? ALEXANDR HILARIO TAKEDA DOS SANTOS FIER
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