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Poorna Sharma Mithrakanth
Number of games in database: 59
Years covered: 1984 to 2000
Last FIDE rating: 2252 (2216 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2309
Overall record: +17 -24 =18 (44.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation (4 games)
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B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4 (3 games)
B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack (3 games)
B32 Sicilian (2 games)
A46 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)
C89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall (2 games)
B62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer (2 games)
B18 Caro-Kann, Classical (2 games)
B42 Sicilian, Kan (2 games)

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(born Jun-19-1961, 60 years old) India

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He is an IM.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 59  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Mithrakanth vs Chiburdanidze  0-1411984New DelhiB83 Sicilian
2. P Mithrakanth vs T Needham  1-0231984British ChampionshipC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
3. A D Martin vs P Mithrakanth  1-0311984British ChampionshipE14 Queen's Indian
4. P Mithrakanth vs W F Buchanan  ½-½731984British ChampionshipC03 French, Tarrasch
5. Chandler vs P Mithrakanth  1-0441984British ChampionshipB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
6. P Mithrakanth vs Y Hasan  0-1461984British ChampionshipB42 Sicilian, Kan
7. M Levene vs P Mithrakanth  0-1451984British ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. P Mithrakanth vs R Granat  0-1261984British ChampionshipB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
9. M Yeo vs P Mithrakanth  0-1301984British ChampionshipB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
10. P Mithrakanth vs C R Dawson  1-0411984British ChampionshipC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
11. Hartston vs P Mithrakanth  0-1431984British ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. P Mithrakanth vs N Murshed  0-1601984British ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
13. P Mithrakanth vs Lau  1-0561984Thessaloniki OlympiadB44 Sicilian
14. P Mithrakanth vs G Garcia  ½-½491984Thessaloniki OlympiadC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
15. E Bernal vs P Mithrakanth 1-0271984Thessaloniki OlympiadE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
16. C Silva Sanchez vs P Mithrakanth  1-0601984Thessaloniki OlympiadB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
17. P Mithrakanth vs Anand 0-1301985IndiaB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
18. Vasiukov vs P Mithrakanth  1-0361987New DelhiB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
19. P Mithrakanth vs Geller  ½-½331987New DelhiC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
20. P Mithrakanth vs Anand  0-1331987New DelhiB32 Sicilian
21. Anand vs P Mithrakanth 1-0271987CoimbatoreB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
22. P Mithrakanth vs Vasiukov  ½-½191987CoimbatoreB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
23. P Mithrakanth vs Geller  1-0281987CoimbatoreB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
24. P Mithrakanth vs Geller  1-0281987CoimbatoreB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
25. Arencibia Rodriguez vs P Mithrakanth  1-0311988CalcuttaA45 Queen's Pawn Game
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Apr-17-11  harish22: He may not have set the world on fire, but for sometimes from mid to late 80's. Finished quite a few times in top 6 in indian nationals and represented india in olympaids. And this was a time when india had only IM's and it was quite tough get norms. Along with D V Prasad and K Murugan would rank him as few players who never made into the GM category but kept the indian chess moving along. A notch below Thipsay and Barua though. Had a few scalps to his name. Wish they had more of his games than a negative record.
Aug-27-11  ulysses ganesh: mithrakanth has scalped quite a few big names like --anand (neyveli nationals 1988),geller, rogers etc. he won the commonwealth ch., once. his compatriots --IM's murugan, lanka ravi, d.v.prasad too were/are gifted players of g.m. strength.

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