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Mesgen Amanov
Number of games in database: 176
Years covered: 1999 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2436 (2507 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2541

Overall record: +75 -54 =47 (56.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (12) 
    D02 A46 E10 A40
 King's Indian (10) 
    E60 E63 E62 E92 E61
 Queen's Indian (9) 
    E15 E17 E16
 Slav (9) 
    D10 D15 D13 D17
 Grunfeld (7) 
    D76 D79 D78
 Sicilian (6) 
    B22 B90 B40 B33 B96
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (46) 
    B90 B22 B40 B33 B23
 Sicilian Najdorf (11) 
    B90 B96 B93 B91 B97
 Semi-Slav (10) 
    D45 D44 D43 D49
 Slav (5) 
    D12 D11 D10
 English (5) 
    A13 A15 A14 A18
 Sicilian Scheveningen (4) 
    B80 B84
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Amanov vs B Kharchenko, 2008 1-0
   M Amanov vs Y Khatwani, 2002 1-0
   O Kuznetsova vs M Amanov, 1999 0-1
   M Amanov vs A Pashikian, 2002 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   39th World Open (2011)
   Olympiad (2008)
   World Junior Championship (Boys) (2005)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   World Open (2012)
   8th Dubai Open (2006)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   41st Annual World Open (2013)

   M Amanov vs S Schmakel (May-25-14) 1/2-1/2
   M Amanov vs V Neimer (Jul-07-13) 0-1
   M Amanov vs M Cornejo (Jul-06-13) 1/2-1/2
   M Panchanathan vs M Amanov (Jul-06-13) 1-0
   M Amanov vs R Adamson (Jul-05-13) 1-0

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(born Sep-06-1986, 30 years old) Turkmenistan

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Grandmaster (2009). His peak Elo rating was 2541 in September 2011. He is a former Junior champion of Turkmenistan.

Wikipedia article: Mesgen Amanov

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 176  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. V Raicevic Jr vs M Amanov 1-046 1999 Artek ol U16A27 English, Three Knights System
2. O Kuznetsova vs M Amanov  0-114 1999 Artek ol U16B10 Caro-Kann
3. A Ubushiev vs M Amanov  0-144 1999 Artek ol U16B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
4. S Simango vs M Amanov  1-053 2000 Artek ol U16C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. N Samakov vs M Amanov  ½-½43 2000 Artek ol U16A48 King's Indian
6. M Amanov vs V Bachin  0-158 2001 WYB18B40 Sicilian
7. M Amanov vs A Zabotin  0-155 2002 Int Youth Games U16E10 Queen's Pawn Game
8. M Amanov vs A Pashikian 1-038 2002 Int Youth Games U16D02 Queen's Pawn Game
9. A Kosov vs M Amanov  ½-½63 2002 Int Youth Games U16B33 Sicilian
10. M Amanov vs S Davidov  ½-½58 2002 Int Youth Games U16C85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
11. B Savchenko vs M Amanov  1-037 2002 Int Youth Games U16B45 Sicilian, Taimanov
12. M Amanov vs A Bagretsov 1-028 2002 Int Youth Games U16C88 Ruy Lopez
13. M Amanov vs B Regnier  1-040 2002 St Lorrain op U18 4thB33 Sicilian
14. S Maze vs M Amanov  1-047 2002 St Lorrain op U18 4thA04 Reti Opening
15. M Amanov vs V Fougerit  1-046 2002 St Lorrain op U18 4thC42 Petrov Defense
16. M Amanov vs B Dew  1-051 2002 World ol U16D02 Queen's Pawn Game
17. M Y Yeo vs M Amanov  0-133 2002 World ol U16B33 Sicilian
18. M Amanov vs Lin Zach Han Kun  1-047 2002 World ol U16A48 King's Indian
19. M Amanov vs Z Amdouni  0-164 2002 World ol U16C85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
20. M Amanov vs Areshchenko  0-142 2002 World ol U16B94 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. M Amanov vs Y Khatwani  1-015 2002 World ol U16B10 Caro-Kann
22. D Bourmistrov vs M Amanov  1-039 2002 World ol U16E73 King's Indian
23. M Amanov vs N Samakov  ½-½26 2004 Asian-ch U20E17 Queen's Indian
24. Van Huy Nguyen vs M Amanov  1-043 2004 Asian-ch U20B33 Sicilian
25. M Amanov vs M R Venkatesh  1-048 2004 Asian-ch U20A46 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 176  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: after reaching his peak at 2517, his rating dropped to 2486..

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Born 6 September 1986. He has been living in the USA, and played in several tournaments there. Friend and fellow of GM Yury Shulman.

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Biographies: (in English) (in Polish)


Placed 3rd in Chess960 Baden-Baden (Germany) 13-20 August 2010:

Nov-10-10  BIDMONFA: Mesgen Amanov

AMANOV, Mesgen

Premium Chessgames Member
  swordfish: Happy Birthday, GM Amanov. I believe he was winning the Illinois State Championship today.
Oct-07-11  4erkez: his rating is 2541, somebody please update bio!
Premium Chessgames Member
  PhilFeeley: Crash and burn at the World Open (from Kevin Spraggett's website recently):

gm Amanov,Mesgen

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/ fm Shen,Arthur

22Na3+? 23.PxN! RxN 24.Qd4! 1-0!!

Black overlooked that after 24Qf6 25.Nh6+! wins the whole house! So a famous grandmaster goes under against a relatively unknown fmas Tarrasch pointed out: It is not enough to be a good player, you must also play well! Words worth their weight in salt!

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