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G Andruet 
 
Gilles Andruet
Number of games in database: 517
Years covered: 1981 to 1995
Highest rating achieved in database: 2430
Overall record: +197 -172 =148 (52.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (40) 
    E71 E98 E94 E91 E90
 Modern Benoni (28) 
    A61 A58 A57 A56 A77
 Queen's Indian (27) 
    E15 E12 E17 E16 E19
 Grunfeld (20) 
    D91 D84 D87 D86 D85
 Bogo Indian (17) 
    E11
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    A41 D02 A40 A46 A50
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (73) 
    B80 B40 B81 B22 B82
 Sicilian Scheveningen (38) 
    B80 B81 B82 B84 B85
 Modern Benoni (34) 
    A57 A58 A70
 Benko Gambit (33) 
    A57 A58
 Queen's Indian (24) 
    E12 E19 E18 E17 E15
 Reti System (20) 
    A04
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GILLES ANDRUET
(born Mar-30-1958, died Aug-22-1995, 37 years old) France

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French International Master (1982) and former French champion (1988). He played on several French Olympiad teams. He was murdered in Paris by three men. His father was the famous racecar driver, Jean-Claude Andruet.

Wikipedia article: Gilles Andruet


 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 517  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Garcia vs G Andruet 1-014 1981 Wijk aan Zee IIIC25 Vienna
2. G Andruet vs J M Nykopp  ½-½62 1982 Gausdal INTE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
3. G Andruet vs Kouatly  ½-½21 1982 BagneuxD84 Grunfeld, Grunfeld Gambit Accepted
4. G Andruet vs L Hazai  0-141 1982 HUN-FRAE81 King's Indian, Samisch
5. G Andruet vs T Liverios  0-133 1982 Eksjo-B 10thD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
6. G Andruet vs Popovych  1-042 1982 Gausdal INTA57 Benko Gambit
7. R Akesson vs G Andruet  ½-½16 1982 Gausdal Young MenE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
8. G Andruet vs D Orseth  ½-½41 1982 Eksjo-B 10thD84 Grunfeld, Grunfeld Gambit Accepted
9. Kudrin vs G Andruet  1-035 1982 Gausdal INTB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
10. G Andruet vs Gheorghiu  0-123 1982 BagneuxE91 King's Indian
11. Z Sula vs G Andruet  1-035 1982 Luzern ol (Men)E19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
12. G Andruet vs J D Tisdall  0-138 1982 Gausdal Young MenA77 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 10.Nd2
13. G Andruet vs T Johansson  1-033 1982 Eksjo-B 10thE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
14. J Herzog vs G Andruet  0-154 1982 Gausdal INTA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
15. G Andruet vs P Manne  1-028 1982 Gausdal Young MenA56 Benoni Defense
16. A Martorelli vs G Andruet  0-131 1982 Eksjo-B 10thB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. G Andruet vs T Pirttimaki  0-131 1982 Gausdal INTE91 King's Indian
18. L Bronstein vs G Andruet 1-052 1982 Luzern ol (Men)B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. B Adler vs G Andruet 0-129 1982 Gausdal Young MenE30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
20. Iskov vs G Andruet  ½-½39 1982 Eksjo-B 10thB23 Sicilian, Closed
21. G Andruet vs J Hartung-Nielsen  0-135 1982 Gausdal INTD33 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
22. E J Gausel vs G Andruet  0-136 1982 Gausdal Young MenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
23. G Andruet vs Kovacs  1-070 1982 Eksjo-B 10thD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
24. K Thorsteins vs G Andruet  ½-½48 1982 Gausdal INTB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. G Andruet vs D Bryson  ½-½31 1982 Luzern ol (Men)D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 517  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-26-05  Eastfrisian: He was born in Paris on 30.03.1958 and died on 22.08.1995 (official).

In 1982 he awarded the IM. His father was the famous ralley-driver Jean-Claude Andruet.

Gilles Andruet was found dead near Paris in a plastic bag. He was trashed to death. The reason may have been his passion of playing (for money?). It is said, the he could often be found in playing clubs.

Sad end of a talented chess-player.

Mar-30-06  BIDMONFA: Gilles Andruet

ANDRUET, Gilles
http://www.bidmonfa.com/andruet_gil...
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Mar-30-07  gambitfan: Quite a few chess players seem to get a violent death... A Russian champion was murdered by burglars at his home in Moscow, didn't he ?
Mar-30-07  Timex: yeah. Poor guy.
May-24-09  myschkin: . . .

"Meurtre de Gilles Andruet, échec et mat"

TV reportage (in French, 2008):

Part 1: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x6...

Part 2: http://www.dailymotion.com/boola-p/...

Part 3: http://www.dailymotion.com/boola-p/...

Mar-16-11  MountainMatt: There is a kibitz on the Mar-15-11 "daily puzzle" mentioning the plastic bag he was found in. I figured it was a tall tale, but apparently not. R.I.P. monsieur Andruet.
Sep-27-13  Abdooss: Andruet beat Tal in 1989.

<G Andruet vs Tal, 1989>

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