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Aryan Gholami
Number of games in database: 157
Years covered: 2014 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2507 (2340 rapid, 2380 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2549

Overall record: +41 -38 =38 (51.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 40 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (14) 
    D02 D00 A46
 Reti System (10) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Sicilian (9) 
    B50 B90 B51 B98 B31
 King's Indian (5) 
    E64 E70 E62 E69
 English (5) 
    A16 A15 A14
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C67 C78 C83
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (28) 
    B27 B30 B22 B42 B43
 Sicilian Kan (10) 
    B43 B42 B41
 Queen's Indian (9) 
    E12 E19 E17 E14
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A45 D02 A46
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E47 E32 E51 E21 E46
 Caro-Kann (6) 
    B12 B13 B10
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   Rilton Cup 2018/19 (2018)
   World Junior Championship (2016)
   World Junior Championship (2017)
   Nakhchivan Open (2015)
   5th IIFL Wealth Mumbai Open 2019/20 (2019)
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)

   🏆 FIDE Online Olympiad
   Minh Thang Tran vs A Gholami (Aug-23-20) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   A Gholami vs Leeroy Mpala (Aug-22-20) 1-0, rapid
   Sarin Nihal vs A Gholami (Aug-22-20) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   A Gholami vs R Vogel (Aug-21-20) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   A Gholami vs Shrivatri Anuj (Jan-07-20) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jul-26-2001, 20 years old) Iran

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Grandmaster (2020).

FIDE Master (2009); World U8 Champion (2009); International Master (2016).

Gholami gained his FIDE Master title by virtue of winning the World U8 Championship in 2009. In 2015, he won bronze(2) at the World U14 Championship in Halkidiki, behind Shamsiddin Vokhidov and Andrey Esipenko. Along with Parham Maghsoodloo (who commandeered their top board), Alireza Firouzja and Arash Tahbaz (8 out of 9 games played on fourth board), the three each scored 7.5 for Iran at the 2016 World youth chess Olympiad(1). He picked up 4.5/7 points (11th place overall of players on third board) and Anahita Zahedifar won one of her two games that she was scheduled to play on reserve board, but had to miss one other round.

References / Sources

(1) (2016 World youth chess Olympiad), (2) he and Viktor Gazik both scored 8.5/11 (but snuck out ahead on the tie-break) at the 2015 WYCC: (U-14 group).

Last updated: 2020-03-29 10:25:52

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 157  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Mamedov vs A Gholami  1-0432014Nakhchivan OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
2. N Zhukova vs A Gholami  ½-½302014Nakhchivan OpenE12 Queen's Indian
3. A Gholami vs V Rasulov  ½-½122014Nakhchivan OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
4. A Gholami vs S Bogner  0-1422014Qatar MastersA46 Queen's Pawn Game
5. L Javakhishvili vs A Gholami  1-0732014Qatar MastersE12 Queen's Indian
6. Bologan vs A Gholami  0-1382014Qatar MastersA07 King's Indian Attack
7. A Gholami vs Huang Qian  0-1522014Qatar MastersA46 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Wei Ming Kevin Goh vs A Gholami  1-0342014Qatar MastersB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
9. A Gholami vs Shiqun Ni  1-0462014Qatar MastersA48 King's Indian
10. A L'Ami vs A Gholami  0-1412014Qatar MastersE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
11. A Gholami vs S M Shyam  0-1272014Qatar MastersD02 Queen's Pawn Game
12. G Caprio vs A Gholami  1-0592014Qatar MastersB42 Sicilian, Kan
13. Baklan vs A Gholami  1-0532015Nakhchivan OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
14. A Gholami vs V Bayramov  1-0602015Nakhchivan OpenC41 Philidor Defense
15. L Paichadze vs A Gholami  ½-½162015Nakhchivan OpenB20 Sicilian
16. A Gholami vs P Darini  ½-½252015Nakhchivan OpenA15 English
17. E Gasanov vs A Gholami  1-0592015Nakhchivan OpenD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Khurtsidze vs A Gholami  0-1192015Nakhchivan OpenA35 English, Symmetrical
19. A Gholami vs N Khomeriki  0-1362015Nakhchivan OpenA38 English, Symmetrical
20. A Gholami vs B Morchiashvili  1-0222015Nakhchivan OpenE70 King's Indian
21. Z Mammadov vs A Gholami  1-0442015Nakhchivan OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. S P Sethuraman vs A Gholami  1-0402015Qatar MastersB42 Sicilian, Kan
23. R Svane vs A Gholami 1-0212015Qatar MastersD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
24. A Gholami vs B Khotenashvili  ½-½502015Qatar MastersC58 Two Knights
25. A Gholami vs V Sanal  ½-½772015Qatar MastersD02 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 157  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Penguincw: Gholami making headlines for refusing to play vs. an Israeli.

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  wordfunph: 18-year-old IM Gholami won the Shanghai Open.

another potential GM for Iran.

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  MissScarlett: <Gholami gained his FIDE Master title by virtue of winning the World U18 Championship in 2009.>

This can't be right. Under-8s?

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