Meelis Kanep
Number of games in database: 222
Years covered: 1994 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2523
Highest rating achieved in database: 2537
Overall record: +69 -46 =86 (55.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      21 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (22) 
    A45 D02 A40 A41 E10
 Slav (16) 
    D11 D12 D15 D14
 Queen's Gambit Declined (11) 
    D31 D35 D38 D30 D06
 King's Indian (9) 
    E63 E61 E90 E68 E62
 Grunfeld (7) 
    D87 D86 D97 D80
 English (6) 
    A13 A15 A17 A16 A10
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B90 B22 B32 B92 B20
 Sicilian Najdorf (15) 
    B90 B92 B96 B95
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D38 D31 D30 D35
 Slav (8) 
    D15 D11 D12 D10
 English (6) 
    A13 A15 A14
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    D00 A46 A40 E10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Kanep vs M Soot, 2003 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   World Junior Championships (2003)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   2008 Olympiad (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2011)
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2012)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)

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(born May-27-1983) Estonia

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Grandmaster. Estonian champion in 2004, 2005 and 2007. Winner of the Keres Memorial in Tallinn in 2005.

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 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 222  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. R Markus vs Kanep  0-159 1994 Wch U12B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
2. Grischuk vs Kanep  1-044 1995 EU-ch U12B53 Sicilian
3. Kanep vs Jobava 1-032 2000 Wch U18A45 Queen's Pawn Game
4. S Nyysti vs Kanep  ½-½28 2001 Keres mem openA20 English
5. U Lauk vs Kanep  0-131 2001 ch-ESTB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. Kanep vs A Vaher  1-049 2001 TCh-ESTA45 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Kanep vs J G Nicholson  1-044 2001 Keres mem openA45 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Kanep vs T Seeman  ½-½27 2001 ch-ESTA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. M Gagunashvili vs Kanep  ½-½18 2001 WYB18B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
10. Kanep vs M Tsiganova 1-027 2001 TCh-ESTD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
11. Kanep vs V Yemelin  0-147 2001 Keres mem openA45 Queen's Pawn Game
12. Kanep vs S Zjukin  1-047 2001 ch-ESTE15 Queen's Indian
13. Kanep vs A Flumbort  1-026 2001 WYB18A45 Queen's Pawn Game
14. V Muutnik vs Kanep  ½-½17 2001 Keres mem openE85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation
15. J Narva vs Kanep  0-141 2001 ch-ESTD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. M Paragua vs Kanep 1-040 2001 WYB18B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. T Rauk vs Kanep  0-124 2001 TCh-ESTD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
18. T Fomina vs Kanep  0-149 2001 Keres mem openD00 Queen's Pawn Game
19. E Kengis vs Kanep  1-028 2001 ch-ESTA08 King's Indian Attack
20. V Bachin vs Kanep  ½-½43 2001 WYB18B26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
21. Kanep vs Gavrikov  0-155 2001 Keres mem openE10 Queen's Pawn Game
22. Kanep vs A Kveinys  ½-½37 2001 ch-ESTA45 Queen's Pawn Game
23. A Wirig vs Kanep  0-159 2001 WYB18B07 Pirc
24. Kanep vs V Garber  1-032 2001 TCh-ESTD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
25. Kanep vs S Budylina  1-055 2001 Keres mem openA81 Dutch
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 222  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: GM Meelis Kanep, Estonia, born 27 May 1983. Now rated 2518,

IM in 2002, GM in 2006. Estonian champion in 2004, 2005 and 2007. Rating peak 2535 in April 2008

Played in the olympiads 2002 (1st reserve), 2004 (board 4), 2006 (board 2) and 2008 (board 2). Winner of Keres Memorial in Tallinn 2005

Biography: (in German) (in Polish)


Draw against GM Lazaro Bruzon at age 16:

[Event "Wch U18"]
[Site "Oropesa del Mar"]
[Date "1999.10.28"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Kanep, Meelis"]
[Black "Bruzon, Lazaro"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2191"]
[BlackElo "2528"]

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.Nf3 Bg7 5.Qb3 dxc4 6.Qxc4 O-O 7.e4 Bg4 8.Be2 Nc6 9.d5 Bxf3 10.gxf3 Na5 11.Qd3 c5 12.Be3 Nd7 13.f4 Rb8 14.O-O b5 15.e5 Nc4 16.b3 Nxe3 17.fxe3 a6 18.Rad1 Qa5 19.Ne4 Rfd8 20.Rc1 c4 21.bxc4 1/2-1/2

Jan-26-12  BIDMONFA: Meelis Kanep

KANEP, Meelis

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