| page 1 of 25; games 1-25 of 614
|1. U Fataliyeva vs L Javakhishvili
|| ||1-0||65||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||B83 Sicilian|
|2. L Unuk vs S Melia
|| ||½-½||69||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3|
|3. E Polovnikova-Atalik vs A Rakhmangulova
|| ||1-0||35||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||A57 Benko Gambit|
|4. Z Mamedjarova vs C Peptan
|| ||1-0||40||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||E42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)|
|5. N Ziaziulkina vs D Drozdova
|| ||1-0||32||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||C41 Philidor Defense|
|6. M Mikadze vs D Daulyte-Cornette
|| ||0-1||45||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||A47 Queen's Indian|
|7. J Houska vs A Balaian
|| ||1-0||32||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||D76 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.cd Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6|
|8. L Hapala vs S Vega Gutierrez
|| ||0-1||38||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|9. M Lomineishvili vs K Ozturk
|| ||0-1||42||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||E14 Queen's Indian|
|10. L Stetsko vs K Arakhamia-Grant
|| ||0-1||31||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||B30 Sicilian|
|11. N Kazimova vs A Dragomirescu
|| ||0-1||43||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||E69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line|
|12. K Abdulla vs M Arabidze
|| ||0-1||40||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|13. Alisa Surovtseva vs A Styazhkina
|| ||0-1||42||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||C48 Four Knights|
|14. T Mamedjarova vs L Mkrtchian
|| ||½-½||23||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|15. D Movileanu vs K Szczepkowska-Horowska
|| ||1-0||68||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||B08 Pirc, Classical|
|16. N Pogonina vs A Hojjatova
|| ||½-½||49||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|17. L Galojan vs E Paehtz
|| ||0-1||36||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||A29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto|
|18. A Goryachkina vs F Osmanodja
|| ||1-0||59||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|19. D Belenkaya vs N Batsiashvili
|| ||0-1||60||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||C47 Four Knights|
|20. A Bodnaruk vs Nataliya Buksa
|| ||0-1||45||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||C83 Ruy Lopez, Open|
|21. E Sedina vs M Socko
|| ||0-1||54||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||B40 Sicilian|
|22. A Ushenina vs K Tsatsalashvili
|| ||1-0||52||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||A06 Reti Opening|
|23. T Rodshtein vs O Girya
|| ||0-1||59||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|24. J Zawadzka vs E Doluhanova
|| ||1-0||39||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|25. M R Nechaeva vs M Gevorgyan
|| ||1-0||19||2016||European Individual Championship (Women)||D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
| page 1 of 25; games 1-25 of 614
< Earlier Kibitzing · PAGE 2 OF 2 ·
|Jun-03-16|| ||Octavia: that is awful. You should be able to write it any way you like. You should see how some Germans write English names, e.g.: Maik for Michael!|
|Jun-03-16|| ||sonia91: <But having married a German means she can now be German. & when she's good enough grading wise she'll play for Germany one day.> Very unlikely, as Arkady Naiditsch plays for Azerbaijan now and they both live in Baku.|
|Jun-03-16|| ||alexmagnus: <Very unlikely, as Arkady Naiditsch plays for Azerbaijan now>|
But Naiditsch still has his German citizenship. He moved to Azerbaijan due to a conflict with the German chess federation. Rumor has it he purposefully sandbagged his Elo to under 2700 so he can be "bought" cheaper. But I guess it will be impossible to ever verify or falsify thit rumor.
|Jun-03-16|| ||sonia91: <alexmagnus> I know that Naiditsch's transfer was due to a conflict with the German chess federation, but my point was that given the fact that her husband lives and plays for Azerbaijan, I think it's unlikely that she will transfer to the German chess fed.; it seems that the German chess fed. doesn't support enough its top players (and according to Paethz, if I recall correctly, even less the female ones).|
|Jun-04-16|| ||Octavia: I believe the Germans want more grassroot players! seems a good enough reason NOT to support the top. They also encourage old players which is not heard of anywhere else in the world. |
Why is cg not updating the tournament?
|Jun-04-16|| ||Octavia: <sonia91> I see you've uploaded lots of games.Could you upload 3 games of Ketevan Arakhamia? She was white against Portisch in women-veterans, Copenhagen 1997 1-0|
black against Stuart Conquest in British Championship, Edinburgh 2003 0-1
and white against Rauf Mamedov in International Open, Calvia 2007 1-0
You'll find all 3 of those interesting games online somewhere.
|Jun-04-16|| ||alexmagnus: <They also encourage old players>|
Not old <top> players though. Remember the story about non-nomination of Khenkin to one of the olympiads for the single reason that the man turned 40? He was nominated for the next olympiad's team though.
|Jun-04-16|| ||sonia91: I submitted games clicking on "Upload PGN" in the home page, though the last games I submitted (already 1 year ago) still have to be added to the database... the last time I sent an email to cg.com, but after 2 weeks I had to remind them in the chessgames.com chessforum! So the fastest way, I think, is to post the games in cg.com's forum|
|Jun-05-16|| ||ndg2: Is Paehtz on her way to a second GM norm? Looks like it: http://chess-results.com/tnr214515....|
But she has at least to draw the last two rounds. Tomorrow she will play none other than Pogonina. I think a player like Sabrina Vega would have been more convenient.
|Jun-05-16|| ||waustad: Paehtz has the tpr, but has only played 2 GMs. Pogonina has a GM norm and has been over 2500, but needs 2 more norms. 3 GMs is enough for a 9 game norm, but for an 11 game norm it may require 4. I'd need to reread the details to be sure. The Swiss pairing gods haven't been with her.|
|Jun-05-16|| ||ndg2: I forgot, Pogonina is a WGM, not a GM. OK, so she must win and play Ushenina in the last round :-)|
|Jun-05-16|| ||waustad: I looked it up and Paehtz would need to play 4 GMs to get an 11 game norm, which is impossible.|
|Jun-05-16|| ||ndg2: Bummer! At least she can try for first place. Qualification for next world championship should be assured, even if she draws the last two rounds, no?|
|Jun-05-16|| ||waustad: That's likely, 18 other players could end up with at least 8 and if I read right on another site, the top 14 go into the knockout. However, some of them will play each other, and two would draw with play Paehtz in that scenario, so they can't all win.|
|Jun-05-16|| ||sonia91: <waustad> Pogonina has 2 GM norms: Women's World Championship 2015 and Gibraltar 2016.|
|Jun-06-16|| ||paavoh: @alexmagnus: <... Finnish-sounding Mariia...> Maria is basically never with a double I in Finnish. If and only if one's parents tweaked the name to make it stand out. True, Finnish has a lot of names and words with double vowel, but all double vowel names are not Finnish.|
|Jun-06-16|| ||siamesedream: RIP Viktor Korchnoi|
|Jun-06-16|| ||Petrosianic: Believe it or not, Korchnoi never played in the European Women's Championship.|
|Jun-07-16|| ||cro777: Anna Ushenina is the new European Champion!
Ushenina 8.5 (Buchholz 69.5)
Vega 8.5 (Buchholz 65.0)
|Jun-07-16|| ||siggemannen: Great tourney by Vega!
And Ushenina of course
|Jun-07-16|| ||botvinnik64: Good to see Ushenina win this, she's had some difficult times recently including her loss on time last year in the knock out in Sochi ("Oooops, my cell phone didn't account for the time change going from Ukraine to Russia...")|
|Jun-07-16|| ||Calar: Kudos to GM Anna Ushenina :)
One thing to note is how hard she had to work for all of her wins - the shortest game she won lasted for 51 moves.
|Jun-08-16|| ||WorstPlayerEver: Still weird that drawing is promoted.|
|Jun-08-16|| ||alexmagnus: <paavoh> I said Finnish because while many languages make use of aa, ee, oo and uu, I am aware of only three languages regularly using ii - Finnish, Estonian and the completely unrelated Greenlandic.|
|Jun-08-16|| ||sonia91: <top 14 qualified for the next FIDE Women's World Championship knockout tournament> Actually they qualified for the 2018 k.o. WWC; top 14 from 2014 and 2015 events qualified for the next WWC (i.e. the one scheduled for October).|
< Earlier Kibitzing · PAGE 2 OF 2 ·
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply.
Getting your account takes less than a minute, is totally anonymous, and 100% free—plus, it
entitles you to features otherwise unavailable.
Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should
Please observe our posting guidelines:
- No obscene, racist, sexist, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
- No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
- No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any gratuitous name-calling
of any members—including Admin and Owners—or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests.
- Nothing in violation of United States law.
- No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
- NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
- Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
- The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
- The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
- All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
- Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page.
This forum is for this specific tournament and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or
this site, visit the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors. All Moderator actions taken are at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.
your profile |
Premium Membership |
Kibitzer's Café |
Biographer's Bistro |
new kibitzing |
Tournament Index |
Player Directory |
Notable Games |
World Chess Championships |
Opening Explorer |
Guess the Move |
Game Collections |
ChessBookie Game |
Chessgames Challenge |
privacy notice |
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC