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Donny Ariel
Number of games in database: 37
Years covered: 1994 to 2011
Last FIDE rating: 2372
Highest rating achieved in database: 2389

Overall record: +20 -13 =4 (59.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (4) 
    B27 B23 B40 B50
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A45 D00 A46 D05
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Ariel vs A Pappu, 2001 1-0
   T Braunlich vs D Ariel, 2001 0-1
   D Ariel vs J S Rouleau, 2001 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Reykjavik Open (2011)

   J Friedel vs D Ariel (Mar-16-11) 1-0
   D Ariel vs A Byron (Mar-15-11) 1-0
   A Adly vs D Ariel (Mar-14-11) 1-0
   D Locci vs D Ariel (Mar-13-11) 0-1
   O Vovk vs D Ariel (Mar-12-11) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-06-1978, 38 years old) United States of America

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 37  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Van Wely vs D Ariel  1-036 1994 New York opD85 Grunfeld
2. D Ariel vs Shaked 0-128 1994 USAE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
3. Igor Ivanov vs D Ariel  0-149 1994 USAD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
4. D Ariel vs B Kreiman  0-165 1995 Marshall CC int prelD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. G Shahade vs D Ariel  0-135 1998 USA-ch U20D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. S Nagle vs D Ariel  ½-½30 1998 World OpenC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
7. D Ariel vs Joel Benjamin  0-156 2001 29th World OpenA04 Reti Opening
8. L Filatov vs D Ariel  0-160 2001 29th World OpenD05 Queen's Pawn Game
9. D Ariel vs D Shapiro  1-061 2001 29th World OpenB40 Sicilian
10. J Rihel vs D Ariel  0-127 2001 US OpenB33 Sicilian
11. D Ariel vs A Pappu  1-022 2001 US OpenD04 Queen's Pawn Game
12. T Braunlich vs D Ariel 0-123 2001 US OpenD00 Queen's Pawn Game
13. D Ariel vs Ashley  ½-½34 2001 US OpenA37 English, Symmetrical
14. D Ariel vs J S Rouleau 1-023 2001 US OpenD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
15. D Ariel vs R L Henry  0-166 2001 US OpenD48 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
16. D Ariel vs B Gast  1-042 2001 NCCC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
17. M Enkin vs D Ariel  0-145 2001 NCCC29 Vienna Gambit
18. S Greanias vs D Ariel  0-126 2001 NCCA13 English
19. D Ariel vs Kudrin 0-139 2002 ch-USAA04 Reti Opening
20. G Sagalchik vs D Ariel 1-054 2002 ch-USAA45 Queen's Pawn Game
21. D Ariel vs S H Airapetian  1-061 2002 ch-USAC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
22. Lapshun vs D Ariel  0-141 2002 ch-USAB40 Sicilian
23. D Ariel vs J Donaldson  1-028 2002 ch-USAB27 Sicilian
24. Igor Ivanov vs D Ariel  1-064 2002 ch-USAA13 English
25. D Ariel vs M Vucic  1-070 2002 ch-USAC77 Ruy Lopez
 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 37  PGN Download
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Oct-06-06  BIDMONFA: Donny Ariel

ARIEL, Donny

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  whiteshark: Happy Birthday!
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  whiteshark: Did he gave up chess for more sensible things ?
Oct-06-08  potsie: Happy Birthday, Donny! :)
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  brankat: <whiteshark> What's more sensible than Chess? Football? :-)
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  whiteshark: <brankat> I've no idea. I think I wrote it when I had my serious five minutes yesterday.
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  perfidious: <whiteshark: Did he gave up chess for more sensible things ?>

A while ago, Jennifer Shahade mentioned encountering him at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas on her blog, and he seems to play tournaments now and again:

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  whiteshark: Thanks <perfidious>!

He ended 56th (5/9pts) at the Reykjavik Open 2011 according to (but curiously there are 10 games listed (6/10))

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