Number of games in database: 275
Years covered: 1997 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2566 (2516 rapid, 2310 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2592
Overall record: +105 -59 =74 (59.7%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
37 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
D Swiercz vs V Kunin, 2009 0-1
M M Jacobsen vs V Kunin, 2013 0-1
E Zude vs V Kunin, 2015 0-1
Yusupov vs V Kunin, 2006 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
German Championship (2006)
Politiken Cup (2015)
European Individual Chess Championship (2017)
Politiken Cup (2013)
Aeroflot Open (2020)
Isle of Man Masters (2007)
10th European Individual Championship (2009)
European Individual Championship (2007)
GRENKE Chess Open (2017)
Aeroflot Open (2016)
29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
European Individual Championship (2016)
Gibraltar Masters (2019)
🏆 Aeroflot Open
V Zvjaginsev vs V Kunin (Feb-27-20) 1/2-1/2
V Kunin vs Mittal Aditya (Feb-26-20) 1-0
Leon Luke Mendonca vs V Kunin (Feb-25-20) 0-1
V Kunin vs A Gadimbayli (Feb-24-20) 1/2-1/2
P Maghsoodloo vs V Kunin (Feb-23-20) 1-0
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Last updated: 2019-10-02 04:02:09
| page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 275
|1. Aronian vs V Kunin
|| ||1-0||56||1997||Kasparov Cup||A22 English|
|2. Radjabov vs V Kunin
|| ||1-0||45||1998||Moscow Kasparov Cup||A04 Reti Opening|
|3. V Kunin vs V Kosyrev
|| ||½-½||11||1999||Ch Moscow, Moscow (Russia)||A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack|
|4. A Riazantsev vs V Kunin
|| ||½-½||50||1999||Ch Moscow, Moscow (Russia)||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|5. A J Sakov vs V Kunin
|| ||0-1||29||1999||Ch Moscow, Moscow (Russia)||B29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein|
|6. V Kunin vs B Arkhangelsky
|| ||1-0||52||1999||Ch Moscow, Moscow (Russia)||A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack|
|7. A Lastin vs V Kunin
|| ||1-0||31||1999||Ch Moscow, Moscow (Russia)||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|8. V Kunin vs Beschastny
|| ||1-0||47||1999||Ch Moscow, Moscow (Russia)||A80 Dutch|
|9. V L Ivanov vs V Kunin
|| ||½-½||20||1999||Ch Moscow, Moscow (Russia)||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|10. I Frog vs V Kunin
|| ||1-0||32||1999||Ch Moscow, Moscow (Russia)||E41 Nimzo-Indian|
|11. V Yemelin vs V Kunin
|| ||1-0||30||1999||Geller Memorial||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|12. Kholmov vs V Kunin
|| ||1-0||41||2000||RUS-Cup||B29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein|
|13. V Kunin vs R Chakvetadze
|| ||½-½||58||2001||Russia Cup op||D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|14. M Turov vs V Kunin
|| ||1-0||69||2001||RUS-Cup||B29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein|
|15. Balashov vs V Kunin
|| ||½-½||25||2001||Russia Cup op||B23 Sicilian, Closed|
|16. V Kunin vs H Bryla
|| ||1-0||33||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||E11 Bogo-Indian Defense|
|17. K Enigl vs V Kunin
|| ||0-1||26||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||A10 English|
|18. V Kunin vs J Ljubic
|| ||1-0||26||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||A41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)|
|19. V Meijers vs V Kunin
|| ||0-1||34||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|20. V Kunin vs A Shchekachev
|| ||½-½||38||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|21. Z Medvegy vs V Kunin
|| ||1-0||64||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||B23 Sicilian, Closed|
|22. V Kunin vs D Palo
||0-1||37||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||E14 Queen's Indian|
|23. J Bielczyk vs V Kunin
|| ||0-1||64||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||B29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein|
|24. V Kunin vs M M Ivanov
|| ||1-0||46||2002||17. Schwarzacher Open A||A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack|
|25. V Kunin vs T Gelashvili
|| ||0-1||42||2004||Werther Schloss op 10th||E14 Queen's Indian|
| page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 275
|Feb-13-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Vitaly Kunin|
|Jun-04-06|| ||MUG: I suspect that he is infact three people …
Vitaly L Kunin
|Aug-10-08|| ||whiteshark: Vitaly Kunin was born in Moscow, Russia the 2nd of October 1983. His daddy taught him chess at the age of 4 and Vitaly later became a Champion of Russia under 10. In the year 2001 he moved to Darmstadt in Germany with his family and now he plays under the German flag. |
Kunin was awarded the Grandmaster title (GM) in 2006. He is the winner of many open tournaments. He became second in the German Championship 2006 and got 4th place in 2008. He also plays in 3 different chess leagues, the German, French and the Austrian leagues.
Kunin has won against several famous Grandmaster colleges such as Korchnoi, Yusupov, Jakovich and Gustafsson. But his most prestigious victory is from rapid chess in Mainz where he defeated Alexei Shirov as black. Kunins highest elo is 2538 which he got on the January list of 2008.
Kunin usually plays 1.Nf3 or 1.d4 with white and as black he plays a wide range of different openings from the Sicilian and the Benoni and to the Queens gambit. His style is sharp and many of his games become complicated.
Source: http://www.arcticchess.org/ --> 2008 --> Profiles
|Aug-29-10|| ||Tabanus: Winner of the 25th Schwarzacher Open (Austria) 21-29 August 2010:|
|Jun-27-15|| ||BLarsen1967: http://www.chess-results.com/tnr146...|
|Oct-02-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, Vitaly Kunin.|
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