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Nikolai Ninov
Number of games in database: 120
Years covered: 1990 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2461 (2485 rapid, 2426 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2562

Overall record: +54 -18 =48 (65.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (25) 
    B41 B89 B44 B92 B33
 French Defense (13) 
    C15 C10 C11 C05 C14
 French (6) 
    C10 C11 C12
 Sicilian Kan (6) 
 Pirc (4) 
    B07 B09
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B90 B22 B80 B23 B96
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A45 A41 A46 E00 E10
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D39 D31 D30
 Sicilian Najdorf (7) 
    B90 B96 B94 B93
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E45 E41 E32 E20
 English, 1 c4 c5 (4) 
    A37 A35 A33
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Ninov vs M Nikolov, 2008 1-0
   N Brunner vs N Ninov, 2010 1/2-1/2
   N Ninov vs C Adrian, 2016 1-0
   F Rambaldi vs N Ninov, 2013 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   69th Bulgarian Championship (2005)
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)

   🏆 festival54
   N Ninov vs C Adrian (Feb-17-16) 1-0
   N Ninov vs Mircea Gherghel-Butan (2014) 1-0
   N Ninov vs R Forthofer (Mar-02-13) 1-0
   F Rambaldi vs N Ninov (Mar-01-13) 0-1
   P Van Hoolandt vs N Ninov (Feb-25-13) 1/2-1/2

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(born May-21-1969, 49 years old) Bulgaria

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He is a GM and a GMC.

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 120  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Ninov vs V Vepkhvishvili  1-0551990Open AlbenaC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
2. Tringov vs N Ninov  1-0571991BUL-chTC44 King's Pawn Game
3. Wojtkiewicz vs N Ninov  ½-½131995RomaniaD42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3
4. Jansa vs N Ninov  ½-½591995Odorheiu Secuiesc ZonalB23 Sicilian, Closed
5. Velimirovic vs N Ninov  ½-½711998YUG CupB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. A Kovacevic vs N Ninov  ½-½451999Lazarevac 28thC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. N Ninov vs P Delchev  1-032200165th ch-BULB01 Scandinavian
8. M Vasilev vs N Ninov  0-155200165th ch-BULA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. N Ninov vs E Janev  ½-½10200165th ch-BULC67 Ruy Lopez
10. N Ninov vs Kiril D Georgiev  ½-½10200165th ch-BULC10 French
11. Delchev vs N Ninov  ½-½22200165th ch-BULA33 English, Symmetrical
12. N Ninov vs P Peev  1-045200165th ch-BULB41 Sicilian, Kan
13. P G Genov vs N Ninov  0-138200165th ch-BULD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
14. M G Petrov vs N Ninov 1-031200165th ch-BULB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
15. N Ninov vs B N Chatalbashev  0-154200165th ch-BULB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
16. S Velickovic vs N Ninov  0-14220032nd League TCh-SCGA07 King's Indian Attack
17. N Ninov vs B Vlahovic  ½-½2220032nd League TCh-SCGC15 French, Winawer
18. N Ninov vs I Ivanisevic  ½-½3320032nd League TCh-SCGB07 Pirc
19. Ilincic vs N Ninov  0-14220032nd League TCh-SCGE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
20. N Ninov vs M Popchev  ½-½820032nd League TCh-SCGC42 Petrov Defense
21. B Tadic vs N Ninov  0-13520032nd League TCh-SCGA37 English, Symmetrical
22. N Ninov vs Drasko  ½-½102005Cutro International FestivalC10 French
23. N Ninov vs I Cheparinov 0-137200569th Bulgarian ChampionshipC57 Two Knights
24. S Nikolov vs N Ninov  0-136200569th Bulgarian ChampionshipA37 English, Symmetrical
25. N Ninov vs V Panbukchian 1-032200569th Bulgarian ChampionshipB01 Scandinavian
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 120  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-07-08  ketchuplover: Congratulations to Nicholas Nip for becoming the youngest United States chess master ever at age 9years 11 months.
Mar-11-08  ketchuplover: Where's the page for Mr.Nip?
Mar-01-09  WhiteRook48: Nicholas Nip
Feb-03-10  BIDMONFA: Nikolai Ninov

NINOV, Nikolai

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  Tabanus: IM Nikolai Ninov, Bulgaria, born 21 May 1969. Rated 2562 in July 2009, GM soon?


He is now playing for Trondheim Chess Club, Norway:

He was 3rd yesterday in Nancy GM-group:

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  whiteshark: Is NN his logogram ?
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