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Hovhannes Gabuzyan
H Gabuzyan 
Number of games in database: 753
Years covered: 2005 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 2557 (2558 rapid, 2580 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2620

Overall record: +271 -144 =272 (59.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 66 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Reti System (73) 
    A04 A06 A05
 King's Indian Attack (48) 
 English (45) 
    A13 A14 A15 A10 A16
 Uncommon Opening (25) 
    A00 B00
 Sicilian (22) 
    B90 B78 B92 B23 B97
 English, 1 c4 e5 (19) 
    A20 A22 A21 A28
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (148) 
    B90 B52 B92 B22 B20
 Sicilian Najdorf (79) 
    B90 B92 B94 B96 B97
 King's Indian (39) 
    E91 E60 E70 E64 E61
 Modern Benoni (26) 
    A56 A61 A67 A60 A63
 Slav (23) 
    D12 D17 D10 D15 D11
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A45 A46 D02 A50 E10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T L Petrosian vs H Gabuzyan, 2022 0-1
   H Gabuzyan vs T Nabaty, 2012 1-0
   M Gharibyan vs H Gabuzyan, 2022 0-1
   H Gabuzyan vs S Sargsyan, 2022 1/2-1/2
   Sevian vs H Gabuzyan, 2019 0-1
   H Gabuzyan vs A Tari, 2013 1-0
   P Idani vs H Gabuzyan, 2017 1/2-1/2
   H Gabuzyan vs Jobava, 2017 1-0
   A Rakhmanov vs H Gabuzyan, 2017 1/2-1/2
   A Savanovic vs H Gabuzyan, 2016 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Youth Championship (2012)
   St Louis Summer B (2019)
   82nd Armenian Championship (2022)
   Andranik Margaryan Memorial (2014)
   St Louis Winter A (2019)
   Abu Dhabi Masters (2017)
   Aeroflot Open (2015)
   European Championship (2021)
   Albena Open (2012)
   European Championship (2013)
   European Championship (2016)
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   Pro Chess League (2018)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   World Cup (2021)

   🏆 82nd Armenian Championship
   Martirosyan vs H Gabuzyan (Jan-22-22) 1-0
   H Gabuzyan vs S Sargsyan (Jan-21-22) 1/2-1/2
   T L Petrosian vs H Gabuzyan (Jan-20-22) 0-1
   H Gabuzyan vs A Pashikian (Jan-19-22) 1/2-1/2
   M Petrosyan vs H Gabuzyan (Jan-17-22) 1-0

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(born May-19-1995, 27 years old) Armenia

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FM (2011); IM (2012) and GM (2012).

Gabuzyan's IM norms stemmed from his results at the Aeroflot Open B in February 2011, the 4th Karen Asrian Memorial in June 2011 and from the 2nd A. Margaryan Memorial in January 2012.* He scored a 20-game GM norm at the European Championship (2012) with his score of 5.5/11, all of his opponents being GMs, and a 9-game norm at the Albena Open (2012) when he scored the requisite 6.5/9.** He came 2nd in the 2012 European U18 Championship, adding enough points to his live rating by round 8 to bring it up to 2500, thereby meeting the final requirement for his GM title. Placed =2nd at the 6th Karen Asrian Memorial 2013 and 2nd at the European U18 Championship 2013 behind Vladimir Fedoseev. Armenian Champion in 2017. Other notable events:
2018: Champion at 7th Annual Washington International. 2018:First at 2018 U.S. Masters,
2018:Winner in UTRGV chess team at Texas Collegiate Superfinals 2018, 2018:Champion at Fall Chess Classis B 2018, Saint Louis, 2018:Winner at Kings Island Open 2018
2019:Champion at 10th Annual Southwest Class Championship 2019, Dallas TX, 2019:Champion in UTRGV Chess Team at Final Four College Chess 2019, President's Cup, New-York, 2019:Second at 28th Annual Chicago Open 2019,
2019:Second at 2019 National Open, Las-Vegas,
2019:Second at 2019 Summer Chess Classic B, Saint-Louis, 2019:Second at 14th Poti N.Alexandria Cup,
2019:First at 2019 U.S. Masters,
2019:Second at 85th Annual Southwest Open,
2019:Champion at 29th Annual North American Open, Las-Vegas, 2021:Champion at Armenian National Championship, Highest League

Wikipedia article: Hovhannes Gabuzyan

Last updated: 2022-05-19 18:47:59

 page 1 of 31; games 1-25 of 752  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Gabuzyan vs M Pagerka  1-0842005EU-ch U10B32 Sicilian
2. K Berbatov vs H Gabuzyan  1-0282005EU-ch U10B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
3. H Gabuzyan vs Angelos Sourgounis  1-0212005EU-ch U10B02 Alekhine's Defense
4. N Ton-That vs H Gabuzyan  0-1302005EU-ch U10B22 Sicilian, Alapin
5. H Gabuzyan vs Ivan Yudin  ½-½882005EU-ch U10B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
6. K Tomsia vs H Gabuzyan  1-0602005EU-ch U10E80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
7. H Gabuzyan vs E Kazakos  0-1372005EU-ch U10C02 French, Advance
8. B Ivekovic vs H Gabuzyan  0-1572007EU-ch U12 17thB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
9. H Gabuzyan vs Ivan Yudin  ½-½252007EU-ch U12 17thA07 King's Indian Attack
10. K Grigoryan vs H Gabuzyan  ½-½612007EU-ch U12 17thB50 Sicilian
11. H Gabuzyan vs V Fedoseev  1-0372007EU-ch U12 17thA05 Reti Opening
12. U Bajarani vs H Gabuzyan  1-0412007EU-ch U12 17thB89 Sicilian
13. H Gabuzyan vs A Monev  0-1442007EU-ch U12 17thA07 King's Indian Attack
14. Ludek Volcik vs H Gabuzyan  0-1352007EU-ch U12 17thB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
15. R Kezin vs H Gabuzyan  ½-½502008EU-ch U14 18thA43 Old Benoni
16. H Gabuzyan vs V Moiseenko  ½-½262008EU-ch U14 18thA07 King's Indian Attack
17. D Danilenko vs H Gabuzyan  0-1592008EU-ch U14 18thB22 Sicilian, Alapin
18. P Galopoulos vs H Gabuzyan  1-0362008EU-ch U14 18thB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
19. H Gabuzyan vs S Guliev  ½-½632010Ramadan Master OpenC66 Ruy Lopez
20. I M Khouri vs H Gabuzyan  0-1292010Ramadan Master OpenB53 Sicilian
21. Z Sturua vs H Gabuzyan  ½-½542010Ramadan Master OpenE60 King's Indian Defense
22. H Gabuzyan vs J Al-Huwar  ½-½402010Ramadan Master OpenA06 Reti Opening
23. B Amin vs H Gabuzyan  ½-½502010Ramadan Master OpenB50 Sicilian
24. H Gabuzyan vs V Antonio  1-0302010Ramadan Master OpenB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
25. A Korobov vs H Gabuzyan  1-0492010Ramadan Master OpenA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-31-12  wordfunph: another promising 17-year-old Armenian FM, drawing with monster GM Vladimir Potkin (2669) in EICC..

H Gabuzyan vs Potkin, 2012

Apr-02-12  twinlark: Plus he scored a GM norm just as he's about to have his IM title formally conferred by FIDE.

Congratulations IM Gabuzyan.

Jun-22-12  BIDMONFA: Hovhannes Gabuzyan

GABUZYAN, Hovhannes

Aug-26-12  twinlark: He had a bitter-sweet U18 European Championship campaign. In round 8, he finally reached a live rating of 2500 to bring home his GM title, but dropped his last round game to come second in the championship.
Sep-24-12  sagahelten: He is now a GM. Fast progress...
Oct-09-13  twinlark: 2nd in the European U18 Championship, again.
May-19-16  offramp: Hovhannes in the highest.
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