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Vasif Durarbayli
V Durarbayli 
photograph copyright © 2007 Zahir Ahmadov
Number of games in database: 512
Years covered: 2006 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2606 (2478 rapid, 2500 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2633

Overall record: +163 -92 =156 (58.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 101 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (75) 
    B92 B42 B41 B30 B22
 Ruy Lopez (61) 
    C65 C78 C77 C67 C95
 French Defense (24) 
    C07 C03 C05 C10 C02
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (16) 
    C95 C90 C92 C84 C85
 Sicilian Najdorf (15) 
    B92 B94 B97 B96 B91
 French Tarrasch (15) 
    C07 C03 C05 C09
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (72) 
    B22 B66 B28 B63 B45
 Ruy Lopez (31) 
    C70 C78 C99 C69 C84
 Queen's Pawn Game (15) 
    A46 A45 D02 E00 E10
 Queen's Indian (15) 
    E17 E16 E12 E14
 Nimzo Indian (14) 
    E37 E34 E55 E20 E53
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (14) 
    B66 B63 B62 B65 B67
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   W So vs V Durarbayli, 2015 0-1
   B Grachev vs V Durarbayli, 2009 0-1
   F Namazov vs V Durarbayli, 2010 0-1
   T Nyback vs V Durarbayli, 2011 1/2-1/2
   V Durarbayli vs M Jeanne, 2012 1-0
   A Delorme vs V Durarbayli, 2013 0-1
   Eljanov vs V Durarbayli, 2014 1/2-1/2
   A Al-Sulaiti vs V Durarbayli, 2008 1/2-1/2
   V Baghdasaryan vs V Durarbayli, 2010 0-1
   V Durarbayli vs U Bajarani, 2012 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   St Louis Summer Classic (Group A) (2018)
   Sunway Sitges International Open (2019)
   Corsica Masters Open (2011)
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   World Junior Championship (2011)
   Universiade (2013)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   World Junior Championship (2008)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   European Individual Championship (2013)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)
   Gibraltar Masters (2020)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2014 Spice Cup open by gauer

   🏆 Aeroflot Open
   Raunak Sadhwani vs V Durarbayli (Feb-27-20) 1-0
   V Durarbayli vs Arjun Erigaisi (Feb-26-20) 1/2-1/2
   L Moroni Jr vs V Durarbayli (Feb-25-20) 0-1
   V Durarbayli vs Aydin Suleymanli (Feb-24-20) 0-1
   Javokhir Sindarov vs V Durarbayli (Feb-23-20) 0-1

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(born Feb-24-1992, 29 years old) Azerbaijan

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Grandmaster. Winner of the World Youth Championship Boys U18 in Batumi 2010, scoring 8/9. He lost to Anton Korobov at the World Cup (2013) in the 1st round, exiting the contest. Was the Organizer Nominee for the World Cup (2015) but was eliminated in the first round by Le Quang Liem.

Wikipedia article: Vasif Durarbayli

Last updated: 2018-06-04 17:09:46

 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 512  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. B Bayarmandakh vs V Durarbayli ½-½662006Turin OlympiadE00 Queen's Pawn Game
2. V Durarbayli vs A Fernandes 0-1822006Turin OlympiadB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
3. F Akintola vs V Durarbayli  ½-½14200637th OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
4. V Durarbayli vs S Atalik  ½-½552007European Individual ChampionshipC94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
5. T Luther vs V Durarbayli  ½-½172007European Individual ChampionshipB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. V Durarbayli vs M Sorokin  1-0462007European Individual ChampionshipB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
7. G Gajewski vs V Durarbayli  ½-½622007European Individual ChampionshipE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
8. V Durarbayli vs A Jankovic  ½-½132007European Individual ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. S Zhigalko vs V Durarbayli  1-0362007European Individual ChampionshipB53 Sicilian
10. V Durarbayli vs D Howell  1-0482007European Individual ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
11. D Baramidze vs V Durarbayli  1-0322007European Individual ChampionshipB20 Sicilian
12. V Durarbayli vs F Jenni 1-0922007European Individual ChampionshipC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
13. A Naumann vs V Durarbayli  0-1802007European Individual ChampionshipA15 English
14. V Durarbayli vs Damljanovic  0-1302007European Individual ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
15. D Van der Spuy vs V Durarbayli  0-1232007Baku Chess FestivalB22 Sicilian, Alapin
16. V Durarbayli vs A Zubarev  0-1822007Baku Chess FestivalC41 Philidor Defense
17. V Durarbayli vs R Mamedov  0-1292007Baku Chess FestivalB22 Sicilian, Alapin
18. V Durarbayli vs M Shukurova  1-0482007Baku Chess FestivalC78 Ruy Lopez
19. D Lomsadze vs V Durarbayli  ½-½522007Baku Chess FestivalB23 Sicilian, Closed
20. V Durarbayli vs L Bregadze  1-0372007Baku Chess FestivalB53 Sicilian
21. V Durarbayli vs Kuzubov  0-1392008Dubai OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
22. A Al-Sulaiti vs V Durarbayli  ½-½292008Dubai OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
23. V Durarbayli vs P Dargan  1-0232008Dubai OpenB30 Sicilian
24. A M Soozankar vs V Durarbayli  ½-½122008Dubai OpenB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
25. Zhou Weiqi vs V Durarbayli  ½-½772008Dubai OpenE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 512  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-11-06  ahmadov: Unfortunately, Vasif has only a few games here. Because of his recent performance, I can say that he will be another chess star shining from Baku.
Feb-20-07  shalgo: Durarbeyli (born 1992) is currently in first place in the B section of the Aeroflot Open, with 7/8, for a TPR of 2630.
Feb-21-07  ahmadov: Yep, he is doing quite well. Hope he will be able to finish as the winner of the tournament...
Feb-21-07  shalgo: He drew against IM Nikolay Tolstikh in the last round, to finish tied for first with 7.5/9 and a TPR of 2578.
Feb-22-07  Jafar219: Another rising <star> from Azerbaijan.
Feb-22-07  ahmadov: Salam Jafar, na var, na yox? Coxdandir gorunmursan?
Feb-22-07  Jafar219: Salamatciligdir Zahir cox sagol.
Men her gun bu saytdan istifade edirem.Recebovun bashina gelenlerden sonra Linarese maragim azalib hele galdi nese yazmaga.Amma sag olsun diger shammatcilarimiza ki,bizi sevindirirler. Senin yazilarivi diggetle mushahide edirem ve acigi demeliyem ki,senin kimi azerilerin bu saytda cox olmasini isteyerdim.
Feb-23-07  ahmadov: <Jafar219> Sag ol, Allah razi olsun...
Apr-12-07  percyblakeney: Durarbeyli has this far beaten three 2500+ GM's in Dresden.
May-18-08  Billy Vaughan: Defeated Korchnoi.
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  Tabanus: (with Black vs GM Eltaj Safarli)

3rd in AZE Ch 2010:

Oct-01-10  BIDMONFA: Vasif Durarbeyli


Feb-12-14  BIDMONFA: Vasif Durarbayli


Oct-10-15  epistle: Now one of my favourite players.
Oct-10-15  epistle: Durarbayli the Durable.
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  Penguincw: Vasif Durarbayli wins the Summer Chess Classic - Group A. Beat Varuzhan Akobian 2-0 in tiebreaks after both finished with 6/9.

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