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Oladapo Oluto Adu
Number of games in database: 98
Years covered: 1998 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2231 (2327 rapid, 2317 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2312
Overall record: +35 -52 =11 (41.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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   F Eid vs O Adu (Aug-02-20) 1-0, rapid
   O Adu vs O Eltigani (Aug-02-20) 0-1, rapid
   Hassan Raab Al-Ansi Amin vs O Adu (Aug-01-20) 0-1, rapid
   O Adu vs Hlophe Smilo (Aug-01-20) 1-0, rapid
   Dongmo Loic Dylane Zebaze vs O Adu (Aug-01-20) 0-1, rapid

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(born Jun-06-1971, 51 years old) Nigeria

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International Master.


Oladapo Adu scored 8/9 to win the 2015 Zone 4.4 championship - ahead of Kigigha Bomo - held in Lome in Togo for the right to compete in the World Cup (2015). (1) There he lost his first round match to Veselin Topalov to bow out of the event. He again scored 8/9 at Zonal 4.4 championship in Ghana to dominate his title defence at the end of March(4) 2016.

Team events

Adu represented Nigeria at the Olympiads of 1994, 1996, 2006, 2008 and 2012. He also represented Nigeria at the all-Africa Games in 2003 and 2007.


Adu has coached ( 1) and frequently played on the US Open circuit. He won the standard, rapid and blitz portions of the Maryland tournament held during the Labor Day weekend in 2001. (3) He also won the 15th Annual Northern Virginia Open 2010 and was =2nd behind Robert M Perez at the 39th Annual World Open - U2400 Section.

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Wikipedia article: Oladapo Adu

Last updated: 2020-06-06 12:44:50

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 98  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Meessen vs O Adu 0-1571998Elista OlympiadE85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation
2. K Mohsen vs O Adu  1-0661998Tanta ztA53 Old Indian
3. D Strenzwilk vs O Adu  1-0521999Atlantic opB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
4. Wojtkiewicz vs O Adu  1-0621999Northern Virginia opA38 English, Symmetrical
5. O Adu vs R Kaufman  1-0281999Northern Virginia opC42 Petrov Defense
6. Nakamura vs O Adu  1-0371999Eastern OpenB54 Sicilian
7. P Kurucz vs O Adu  0-1152000Northern Virginia OpenC05 French, Tarrasch
8. Wojtkiewicz vs O Adu  1-0232000Portsmouth Millennium opA15 English
9. O Adu vs M Ritter  0-1492000USA-chT Amateur EastA00 Uncommon Opening
10. Yermolinsky vs O Adu  ½-½25200028th World OpenE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
11. Y Schwartz vs O Adu  1-039200028th World OpenE60 King's Indian Defense
12. S J Szpisjak vs O Adu 0-129200028th World OpenC14 French, Classical
13. Yudasin vs O Adu 1-0242001Millennium II OpenC00 French Defense
14. B Finegold vs O Adu  ½-½27200129th World OpenA40 Queen's Pawn Game
15. O Adu vs M van Delft  ½-½25200129th World OpenB50 Sicilian
16. R Rubenchik vs O Adu  ½-½60200129th World OpenA15 English
17. O Adu vs R Armes 1-0172001102nd US OpenC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
18. W Paschall vs O Adu  1-0582001102nd US OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
19. O Adu vs Arash Samani 1-0212001102nd US OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
20. A Ivanov vs O Adu 0-1392001Governor's CupC05 French, Tarrasch
21. P Wolff vs O Adu 1-0222001Governor's CupC01 French, Exchange
22. O Adu vs B Finegold  0-1442001NCCA07 King's Indian Attack
23. S Kriventsov vs O Adu  1-0342002Richard Aronow InvitationalB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
24. E El Gindy vs O Adu  1-0292003ch-AfricaA60 Benoni Defense
25. O Adu vs B Lugo 1-065200432nd World OpenC77 Ruy Lopez
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-11-15  epistle: Go Nigeria!
Oct-06-16  posoo: look at DIS man. he dos NOT play draughs and is therefore HILEY REGARDED on da INTERNATIONAL POSOOIAN RATING SISTEM. (IPRS)

Also da old posoo has PLAYED dis man in a chesse park in wushington dc (DOPONT CIRCLE) as da man is based in i think MUROLAND.

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