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Murugan Thiruchelvam
Number of games in database: 50
Years covered: 1998 to 2001
Last FIDE rating: 2275
Overall record: +12 -24 =14 (38.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B53 Sicilian (7 games)
B12 Caro-Kann Defense (3 games)
A57 Benko Gambit (3 games)
C50 Giuoco Piano (2 games)
A45 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)
A27 English, Three Knights System (2 games)
B10 Caro-Kann (2 games)
B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack (2 games)
B06 Robatsch (2 games)

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(born Dec-11-1988, 30 years old) United Kingdom

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 50  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kasparov vs M Thiruchelvam 1-0381998BT Wireplay challengeD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. A Greet vs M Thiruchelvam  1-0481999BCF-chC50 Giuoco Piano
3. M Thiruchelvam vs J N Sugden  ½-½321999BCF-chB40 Sicilian
4. A Jackson vs M Thiruchelvam  ½-½561999BCF-chB10 Caro-Kann
5. M Thiruchelvam vs S Haslinger  0-1471999BCF-chC50 Giuoco Piano
6. M Thiruchelvam vs O Aikhoje  ½-½391999BCF-chB03 Alekhine's Defense
7. T Clarke vs M Thiruchelvam  0-1611999BCF-chA45 Queen's Pawn Game
8. M Thiruchelvam vs D Bisby  ½-½231999BCF-chB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
9. O Jackson vs M Thiruchelvam  ½-½301999BCF-chB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
10. A Ledger vs M Thiruchelvam  1-0331999BCF-chD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
11. M Thiruchelvam vs C Storey  0-1291999BCF-chB06 Robatsch
12. S J Barrett vs M Thiruchelvam  0-1332000BCF-chT 0001 (4NCL)A57 Benko Gambit
13. M Thiruchelvam vs Radjabov  0-1672000KasparovChess Cadet GP netC05 French, Tarrasch
14. Radjabov vs M Thiruchelvam  ½-½302000KasparovChess Cadet GP netD02 Queen's Pawn Game
15. M Thiruchelvam vs G A Larson  ½-½362000World OpenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
16. M Thiruchelvam vs J V Weber  0-1452000World OpenB53 Sicilian
17. J Stolerman vs M Thiruchelvam  ½-½202000World OpenB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
18. S Shchukin vs M Thiruchelvam 1-0312000World OpenB10 Caro-Kann
19. M Thiruchelvam vs S Williams  0-1742000Smith & Williamson YM 10thC18 French, Winawer
20. M Thiruchelvam vs A D Martin  0-13320014NCLB08 Pirc, Classical
21. D Hassabis vs M Thiruchelvam  0-15420014NCLA25 English
22. M Thiruchelvam vs A Collinson  0-13720014NCLB53 Sicilian
23. McShane vs M Thiruchelvam  1-03720014NCLB06 Robatsch
24. M Thiruchelvam vs A Lewis  1-03420014NCLB53 Sicilian
25. M Thiruchelvam vs P Sinkevich 0-1562001SWYMB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-25-08  jonnymalk: Does Murugan no longer play chess anymore?
Aug-13-08  T.Ramesh: Murugan was a positional player
Jan-06-11  twinlark: <jonnymalk: Does Murugan no longer play chess anymore?>

Not since 2003 or 2004 at the latest:

(He was praised by Kasparov:

Feb-03-13  vinidivici: Too bad he doesnt play anymore. He got a big talent,
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