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Meri Arabidze
Number of games in database: 145
Years covered: 2007 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2406 (2430 rapid, 2359 blitz)
Overall record: +54 -30 =42 (59.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      19 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (13) 
    E97 E62 E63 E60 E91
 Queen's Indian (8) 
    E12 E15 E17 E16
 Slav (7) 
    D17 D12 D11
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    E10 E00
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D58 D55 D50 D56
 Semi-Slav (4) 
    D46 D48 D47 D44
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (21) 
    B46 B43 B22 B28 B90
 Queen's Indian (10) 
    E15 E14
 Caro-Kann (10) 
    B12 B18 B11 B10 B13
 Sicilian Taimanov (9) 
    B46 B48
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A46 E00
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E32 E20 E41
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Arabidze vs M Romanko, 2012 1-0
   M Arabidze vs W A Medina, 2013 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2012)
   World Youth Championship (Girls) (2012)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2013)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2013)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2014)
   European Individual Championships (2014)
   10th European Individual Women's Championship (2009)
   European Individual Championships (Women) (2010)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2013)
   European Individual Women's Championship (2012)

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MERI ARABIDZE
(born Feb-25-1994, 20 years old) Georgia

[what is this?]
Arabidze is a WGM who has won four world championships in the youth divisions, including the:

- U10 (Girls) World Championship in 2004

- U12 (Girls) World Championship in 2005

- U14 (Girls) World Championship in 2007 in Turkey and

- U18 (Girls) U18 World Championship with 8/9, losing one game to runner up WGM Alina Kashlinskaya.

She was runner up behind Padmini Rout in the 2008 World U14 (Girls) and she came 5th with 9/13, half a point behind four co-leaders in the World Junior Championship (Girls) (2012).


 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 145  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. M Arabidze vs N Paikidze  0-183 2007 17th EU-ch U14 GirlsE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
2. P Rout vs M Arabidze  1-041 2008 Girls 14-wyccB10 Caro-Kann
3. H M Klek vs M Arabidze ½-½47 2008 EU-ch U14 Girls 18thB12 Caro-Kann Defense
4. M Arabidze vs A Froewis  1-027 2008 EU-ch U14 Girls 18thD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. M Arabidze vs S Matveeva  ½-½48 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipA10 English
6. N Zhukova vs M Arabidze  ½-½108 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
7. I Paulet vs M Arabidze  1-034 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
8. A Motoc vs M Arabidze  1-046 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
9. M Arabidze vs S Gvetadze  1-060 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipE10 Queen's Pawn Game
10. M Arabidze vs K Azimova  1-034 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipA52 Budapest Gambit
11. D Charochkina vs M Arabidze  1-028 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipB12 Caro-Kann Defense
12. M Arabidze vs N Paikidze  ½-½44 2009 GEO Women 66 ChD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. L Malinicheva vs M Arabidze  0-142 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
14. M Komiagina vs M Arabidze  0-147 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
15. M Arabidze vs L Galojan  1-083 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. M Arabidze vs Lahno 0-143 2009 10th European Individual Women's ChampionshipD71 Neo-Grunfeld
17. T Vasilevich vs M Arabidze  ½-½35 2010 European Individual Championships (Women)E00 Queen's Pawn Game
18. M Arabidze vs P Orejuela Chango  1-062 2010 WYCC Girls U16D58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
19. M Arabidze vs Thi Mai Hung Nguyen  0-144 2010 WYCC Girls U16A90 Dutch
20. O Girya vs M Arabidze  1-047 2010 European Individual Championships (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
21. M Arabidze vs M Kessler  1-035 2010 WYCC Girls U16E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
22. M Arabidze vs M Danelia  1-039 2010 European Individual Championships (Women)E60 King's Indian Defense
23. K Androni vs M Arabidze  0-131 2010 WYCC Girls U16E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
24. Y Ainutdinova vs M Arabidze  0-145 2010 WYCC Girls U16B72 Sicilian, Dragon
25. M Arabidze vs C Foisor  ½-½73 2010 European Individual Championships (Women)E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 145  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-13-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: WIM in 2009. Now rated 2254

European U14 champion in 2008 (and 4th in U16 2009):
http://www.chess-results.com/tnr146...

Nov-13-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: 11 more games are here: M Arabidze
Nov-28-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: World 16G vice champion 2009, behind WIM Deysi Estela Cori Tello

http://wycc2009.tsf.org.tr/componen...

Nov-27-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  twinlark: Congratulations on winning the Girls U18 World Championship. This is her 4th world championship title.
Jul-29-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: <twinlark: Congratulations on winning the Girls U18 World Championship. This is her 4th world championship title.>

Four (!!!!) titles! Wow!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_...

2004: Girls U-10 World Champion
2005: Girls U-12 World Champion
2007: Girls U-14 World Champion
2011: Girls U-18 World Champion

Jul-29-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: Meri Arabidze

Arabidze is 4th on tiebreak right now at the European Individual Women's Championship (2013), 1/2-point behind the leaders Hoang and defending champion Gunina.

Jul-29-13  nok: Told you she's great.
Jul-29-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: <nok: Told you she's great.>

Indeed.

I believed you but I wanted to see for myself. :-)

Jul-29-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  waustad: Another strong Georgian woman to follow the tradition.
Jul-30-13  Nerwal: Found back the articles by Dvoretsky about his training sessions with Arabidze :

http://www.chesscafe.com/text/dvore...
http://www.chesscafe.com/text/dvore...

Jul-30-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: <Nerwal: Found back the articles by Dvoretsky about his training sessions with Arabidze :>

Wow, good job, <nerwal>.

You are rapidly becoming one of the most useful kibitzers on this site. :-)

Aug-03-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: Meri Arabidze

And Arabidze qualifies for the <2014 FIDE WOMEN'S KNOCKOUT CHAMPIONSHIP> by finishing 10th on tiebreak at the European Individual Women's Championship (2013).

The top 14 finishers made it.

Sep-17-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: M Arabidze vs D Derakhshani, 2013

Nice combo by Arabidze.

Sep-24-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  notyetagm: World Junior Championship (Girls) (2013)

Huge battle tomorrow in Round 12 on Board 1:

Goryachkina (8 1/2) vs Arabidze (7 1/2)

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