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Nijat Abasov
N Abasov 
Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons 
Number of games in database: 428
Years covered: 2005 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 2664 (2541 rapid, 2544 blitz)

Overall record: +155 -64 =191 (61.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 18 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (27) 
    B22 B94 B30 B48 B31
 Queen's Pawn Game (22) 
    D02 A45 A46 A40 E10
 Ruy Lopez (14) 
    C65 C60 C80 C67 C69
 Caro-Kann (12) 
    B12 B10 B18 B13
 English (12) 
    A15 A11 A18 A14 A16
 King's Indian (11) 
    E60 E91 E73 E62 E90
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (57) 
    B33 B31 B30 B45 B22
 Nimzo Indian (21) 
    E34 E20 E21 E32 E37
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    E10 D02 A45 A46 A40
 Queen's Gambit Declined (13) 
    D38 D37 D31 D35
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C67 C65 C70 C69 C80
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E17 E12 E16
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Abasov vs R Doros, 2005 1-0
   V Kunin vs N Abasov, 2016 0-1
   N Abasov vs G Halvax, 2015 1-0
   N Abasov vs N Naghdiyev, 2015 1-0
   N Abasov vs A Esipenko, 2021 1/2-1/2
   S Gagare vs N Abasov, 2015 0-1
   K Piorun vs N Abasov, 2019 0-1
   K Piorun vs N Abasov, 2019 0-1
   K Piorun vs N Abasov, 2019 1/2-1/2
   N Abasov vs Dominguez Perez, 2019 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Prague Chess Festival (Challengers) (2020)
   World Junior Championship (2015)
   European Club Cup (2018)
   European Championship (2018)
   World Junior Championship (2014)
   Baku Open (2013)
   European Club Cup (2017)
   World Cup (2019)
   Nakhchivan Open (2015)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)
   European Championship (2021)
   European Team Championship (2021)
   European Individual Championship (2022)
   Dubai Open (2017)
   Lindores Abbey Tal Mem (2021)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2005 WYCC (open) U-10 by gauer

   🏆 44th Olympiad
   N Abasov vs R Sadhwani (Aug-07-22) 1-0,
   N Abasov vs Kazybek Nogerbek (Aug-06-22) 1-0
   E Postny vs N Abasov (Aug-05-22) 1/2-1/2
   N Abasov vs Ftacnik (Aug-03-22) 1-0
   O Almeida Quintana vs N Abasov (Aug-02-22) 1/2-1/2

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(born May-14-1995, 27 years old) Azerbaijan

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International Master since 2009 and Grandmaster since late December 2010. Abasov's first GM norm came with his equal first placement at the GM Tournament 'Memorial A.G. Matskevich' in Kharkiv in Ukraine in July 2009. His second GM norm came with winning the Celin Kamen GM tournament at Niska Banja in Serbia in late April 2010, and he won his third and final GM norm at the Azerbaijani Solidarity Day tournament late in December 2010, where he also took first place. It appears that a GM norm in respect of his results at the UFA-66 tournament in Ukraine was disallowed by FIDE.* Had it been accepted, he would have achieved his GM title two weeks before his 15th birthday as he had already achieved a rating of 2500 a few weeks after his 14th birthday.**

In August 2010, he was =2nd-5th in the Baku Open behind Gata Kamsky and in October he scored 7/11 in the World Youth U16 championship. In December 2010, he was first with 8/10 (+6 =4 -0) in the Azerbaijani Solidarity Day tournament and in April 2011 he came second in the Azerbaijani U20 Championship behind Vugar Rasulov. A less successful endeavour in April 2011 was in the Nakhchivan Open group A, where he only scored 3.5/9. Some productive rounds played in the Turkish Clubs Cup Chess Championship in June were followed by a mediocre performance in the powerful Baku Open (2011) where he scored 5/9. At the World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad in 2011, he scored 6/10. Abasov is the 2017 Azerbaijani Champion.

Photo: http://iulianceausescu.files.wordpr...

* Documentation forwarded by the Azerbaijan Chess Federation in support of his initial application for the GM title: ** Documentation of the GM norms eventually accepted by FIDE in February 2011:

Wikipedia article: Nijat Abasov

Last updated: 2017-08-27 14:24:28

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 439  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Abasov vs N Gusev 1-0482005Wch U10A36 English
2. C Emiroglu vs N Abasov  1-0812005Wch U10B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
3. B Cheng vs N Abasov 0-1642005Wch U10D85 Grunfeld
4. N Abasov vs Xiaoyong Fu  0-1542005Wch U10A22 English
5. N Abasov vs R Doros 1-0292005Wch U10A38 English, Symmetrical
6. S Biazliudau vs N Abasov  0-1282005Wch U10B33 Sicilian
7. N Abasov vs J Vakhidov  0-1572005Wch U10B22 Sicilian, Alapin
8. E Kazakos vs N Abasov  1-0412005EU-ch U10B22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. E Kucukgul vs N Abasov  0-1392005EU-ch U10B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
10. N Abasov vs T Laurusas  1-0482005EU-ch U10B10 Caro-Kann
11. N Abasov vs G Benidze  1-0402005EU-ch U10A22 English
12. K Berbatov vs N Abasov  1-0412005EU-ch U10B33 Sicilian
13. N Abasov vs K Meneses Gonzalez  1-0702005EU-ch U10A22 English
14. K Nikologorskiy vs N Abasov  1-0612005EU-ch U10B33 Sicilian
15. N Abasov vs T Tvarijonas  1-0692005EU-ch U10A18 English, Mikenas-Carls
16. K Mammadov vs N Abasov  0-1482005Baku op-BB03 Alekhine's Defense
17. N Abasov vs H Bakhshiyev  0-1412005Baku op-BA18 English, Mikenas-Carls
18. N Abasov vs D Agaragimov  1-0482005Baku op-AB22 Sicilian, Alapin
19. N Abasov vs A Abdullayev  1-0512006Baku President's CupA45 Queen's Pawn Game
20. Guanchu Liu vs N Abasov  1-0802006Wch U12B33 Sicilian
21. N Abasov vs R Song  1-0472006Wch U12A26 English
22. Van Kampen vs N Abasov  0-1332006Wch U12B33 Sicilian
23. B Khotenashvili vs N Abasov  ½-½1720071st Alexandr Buslaev MemorialB23 Sicilian, Closed
24. N Abasov vs Y Hambardzumian  ½-½7220071st Alexandr Buslaev MemorialA36 English
25. N Abasov vs A Qashashvili  1-03220071st Alexandr Buslaev MemorialA22 English
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 439  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-28-09  Thuellin: With a rating of 2525, he's the highest ranked player born after 1994. Surely he'll become a GM very soon.
Nov-12-09  BIDMONFA: Nijat Azad Oglu Abasov

ABASOV, Nijat A. O.

Nov-12-09  Prugno: Since his initials are N.A.O., if Abasov was a bit older he might have been recruited by the famous (now unfortunately closed) Paris chess club!
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: He recently won the Celin Kamen GM (Serbia) (GM norm?), bringing the rating back to 2525:

Jul-27-10  Eurotrash: He is officially GM now:

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Placed 5th in Baku Open (Azerbaijan) 23-31 August 2010:

Aug-31-10  plimko: But the photo proposed by Chessgames Biography is about Parimarjan Negi!
Feb-08-11  wordfunph: FIDE finally approved the GM title to 16-year-old Najit Abasov..

Feb-08-11  twinlark:

A new 15 year old GM. Congratulations to Nijat Azad Oglu Abasov!

Jan-07-12  timhortons: this boy is a good blitz player at ICC, only 16 year old.his ICC handle is GM abasovN

A little chat with nijat after he loss a game:)

timhortons kibitzes: why he analyze?

BehindBluEyes kibitzes: coz hes losing :P
<A fide rated player from london>

timhortons kibitzes: maybe u cheat

BehindBluEyes kibitzes: yes :S

timhortons kibitzes: hahaha

BehindBluEyes kibitzes: i cheated :S

BehindBluEyes kibitzes: :D

AbasovN(GM) kibitzes: ha ha)))

BehindBluEyes kibitzes: with my brain :S

AbasovN(GM) kibitzes: i don't analyse)))

timhortons kibitzes: im joking

AbasovN(GM) kibitzes: i'm bit tired) and bit annoyed)

timhortons kibitzes: it happen, but u play well

AbasovN(GM) kibitzes: that guy said me that i use engine)

AbasovN(GM) kibitzes: i mean marioforever<must be a canadian GM>

timhortons kibitzes: ah, here at icc if they loss they say u cheat

timhortons kibitzes: keep beating the punks

AbasovN(GM) kibitzes: i hate it)

timhortons kibitzes: :)

AbasovN(GM) kibitzes: it shows their weakness)

timhortons kibitzes: dont be sensitive

Jan-10-12  timhortons:

nijat currently hold the record of having highest blitz rating at ICC:)

Jan-22-16  zanzibar: There is no Public Domain photo of him.

Does anybody have one to submit?

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