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Levon Altounian
Number of games in database: 83
Years covered: 1995 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2443 (2437 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2465
Overall record: +26 -14 =42 (57.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Reti System (9) 
    A04 A06 A05
 English (4) 
    A15 A14
 Sicilian (4) 
    B22 B24
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A41 A40
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (5) 
    D20 D25 D27
 French Defense (4) 
    C07 C11 C18 C02
 Pirc (4) 
    B09 B07
 King's Indian (4) 
    E94 E64 E60
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Shankland vs L Altounian, 2010 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   US Championships (2010)
   Chessmaster US Championships 2005 (2004)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2011 Spice Cup (group C) by gauer

   H Zygouris vs L Altounian (Oct-11-14) 0-1
   Robson vs L Altounian (Jun-17-12) 1-0
   B Finegold vs L Altounian (Jun-16-12) 1/2-1/2
   L Altounian vs C Von Krogh (Jun-16-12) 1-0
   J Friedel vs L Altounian (Oct-19-11) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jan-16-1975, 42 years old) Armenia (federation/nationality United States of America)

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International Master from the USA. He took 28th-34th place in the 2002 U.S. Chess Championship. He took 18th-31st place in the 2005 U.S. Chess Championship. In 2001, he won the Southern California championship. In 2003, he tied for 1st in the Southern California Championship.

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 83  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. L Altounian vs V Saulespurens  ½-½18 1995 Southern California-chC42 Petrov Defense
2. L Altounian vs V Saulespurens  1-058 1997 Southern California-chA08 King's Indian Attack
3. A Cela vs L Altounian  ½-½63 2000 Val Zemitis IMC42 Petrov Defense
4. Smirin vs L Altounian  1-048 2000 Continental op 45'B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
5. L Altounian vs E Schiller  1-026 2000 American OpenA53 Old Indian
6. Mulyar vs L Altounian  1-039 2001 Linklater MemE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
7. L Altounian vs C Lakdawala ½-½7 2001 Linklater MemB24 Sicilian, Closed
8. L Altounian vs G Shahade  ½-½20 2001 Linklater MemA04 Reti Opening
9. A Stearns vs L Altounian  0-119 2001 Linklater MemB06 Robatsch
10. L Altounian vs M Vucic  ½-½18 2001 Linklater MemC47 Four Knights
11. A Kretchetov vs L Altounian  ½-½75 2001 Linklater MemA10 English
12. L Altounian vs Y Shulman  ½-½13 2001 Linklater MemE97 King's Indian
13. Baburin vs L Altounian  1-062 2001 Linklater MemD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
14. L Altounian vs Wojtkiewicz  0-144 2001 Linklater MemB22 Sicilian, Alapin
15. C Baginskaite vs L Altounian  0-145 2001 Linklater MemE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
16. L Altounian vs C Lakdawala  1-041 2001 SCCF State ChC45 Scotch Game
17. Akobian vs L Altounian  ½-½26 2001 SCCF State ChA84 Dutch
18. M Khachiyan vs L Altounian  ½-½12 2001 SCCF State ChA36 English
19. L Altounian vs R Hermansen  1-038 2001 SCCF State ChE91 King's Indian
20. L Altounian vs A Matikozian  1-037 2001 SCCF State ChA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
21. K Yee vs L Altounian  ½-½39 2001 SCCF State ChC18 French, Winawer
22. L Altounian vs J Peters  ½-½37 2001 SCCF State ChE97 King's Indian
23. E Ortiz vs L Altounian  ½-½16 2001 American OpenA37 English, Symmetrical
24. L Altounian vs G Hill  1-071 2001 American OpenD94 Grunfeld
25. M Vucic vs L Altounian  ½-½15 2001 American OpenE60 King's Indian Defense
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 83  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-16-06  BIDMONFA: Levon Altounian


Apr-11-06  estebanchess2: his a good player , i like is variants
Premium Chessgames Member
  Jim Bartle: I wonder if this Levon might be getting a few invitations by mistake, and then organizers are disappointed when the Linares winner doesnt show up.
Apr-16-10  1. h4:
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  Penguincw: Sounds almost like Levon Aronian.
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