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Utut Adianto
Number of games in database: 719
Years covered: 1980 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2566
Highest rating achieved in database: 2634

Overall record: +269 -160 =210 (58.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 80 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (43) 
    E69 E63 E80 E81 E68
 Queen's Indian (40) 
    E15 E12 E17 E16 E19
 Slav (36) 
    D17 D11 D12 D15 D10
 Queen's Pawn Game (36) 
    E10 A46 D02 A41 A40
 Grunfeld (24) 
    D79 D91 D78 D73 D85
 Bogo Indian (19) 
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (101) 
    B12 B18 B10 B13 B17
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (43) 
    D25 D20 D26 D24 D23
 Sicilian (29) 
    B90 B40 B27 B30 B45
 Nimzo Indian (20) 
    E32 E54 E44 E21 E41
 English, 1 c4 e5 (16) 
    A20 A21 A22 A28
 Queen's Indian (16) 
    E12 E15 E17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Baburin vs Adianto, 1993 0-1
   Adianto vs G Pieterse, 1986 1-0
   Adianto vs R E Espinosa Flores, 2000 1-0
   J M Hodgson vs Adianto, 1996 0-1
   E Handoko vs Adianto, 1998 0-1
   Adianto vs Karpov, 1997 1-0
   Westerinen vs Adianto, 1988 0-1
   Karpov vs Adianto, 1997 0-1
   Adianto vs D Sharavdorj, 1998 1-0
   T Lang vs Adianto, 2013 0-1

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (1999)
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2000)
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Dubai Olympiad (1986)
   Pan Pacific International (1987)
   Biel (1995)
   Makita - Lakoni GM (2004)
   Sydney Cepacol (1991)
   18th Lloyds Bank Masters Open (1994)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2000)
   HB Global Chess Challenge (2005)
   Reykjavik Open (1986)
   First Lady's Cup (1983)
   Lucerne Olympiad (1982)
   Manila Olympiad (1992)
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   Turin Olympiad (2006)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Biel 1995 by suenteus po 147
   1982 World Junior chess championship by gauer
   1980 World Junior chess championship by gauer

   🏆 Baku Olympiad
   F Amonatov vs Adianto (Sep-13-16) 1/2-1/2
   A Arab vs Adianto (Sep-12-16) 0-1
   Adianto vs T M Mok (Sep-11-16) 1-0
   Adianto vs N Djukic (Sep-10-16) 1/2-1/2
   Soon Wei Yee vs Adianto (Sep-09-16) 0-1

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(born Mar-16-1965, 57 years old) Indonesia

[what is this?]
Utut Adianto was born in Jakarta. He learned to play chess at the age of six and won the Jakarta Junior Championship at the age of twelve. In 1982, he won the the Indonesian national championship. He was awarded the IM title in 1985 and the GM title in 1986. He was 3rd= at Jakarta in 1986 and 1st= at San Francisco 1987. He is chairman of the Indonesian Chess Association (Percasi).

Wikipedia article: Utut Adianto

 page 1 of 30; games 1-25 of 735  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Adianto vs C Hansen  0-1421980Wch U20B94 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. G Bates vs Adianto  0-1301980Wch U20A05 Reti Opening
3. Adianto vs Short  ½-½321980Wch U20C05 French, Tarrasch
4. A Zabihi vs Adianto  0-1431980Wch U20E97 King's Indian
5. Adianto vs J Arnason  1-0361980Wch U20B83 Sicilian
6. B Toro Sanchez vs Adianto  1-0631980Wch U20E39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
7. Adianto vs M J Tempone  0-1561980Wch U20C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
8. O Tassi vs Adianto 0-1361980Wch U20A19 English, Mikenas-Carls, Sicilian Variation
9. Adianto vs R Bator  1-0381982Wch U20B77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
10. Adianto vs V Allegro  0-1521982Wch U20B27 Sicilian
11. N Doghri vs Adianto  0-1221982Wch U20B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
12. D Hergott vs Adianto  0-1881982Wch U20A43 Old Benoni
13. E Arlandi vs Adianto  1-0421982Wch U20A61 Benoni
14. J Norgaard vs Adianto  0-1401982Wch U20B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
15. Adianto vs H Nishimura  0-1531982Wch U20B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
16. S Conquest vs Adianto 0-1341982Wch U20D37 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. Adianto vs Morovic Fernandez  0-1561982Wch U20C05 French, Tarrasch
18. A Fernandes vs Adianto  1-0421982Wch U20B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
19. Y Merqui vs Adianto  0-1251982Lucerne OlympiadD57 Queen's Gambit Declined, Lasker Defense
20. J Yrjola vs Adianto  0-1341982Lucerne OlympiadD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. Adianto vs Lobron  ½-½581982Lucerne OlympiadB42 Sicilian, Kan
22. Adianto vs C Cuartas Bedoya  ½-½611982Lucerne OlympiadC16 French, Winawer
23. Adianto vs T Wedberg  ½-½331982Lucerne OlympiadC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
24. V Ciocaltea vs Adianto  ½-½491982Lucerne OlympiadB30 Sicilian
25. J Ost-Hansen vs Adianto  1-0541982Lucerne OlympiadA07 King's Indian Attack
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  Benzol: Were the first two games listed here played at the World Junior Championship in 1980?
Mar-16-09  wordfunph: Happy Birthday GM Utut Adianto!!!

from your Filipino fan,

Oct-22-09  redwhitechess: Utut is inactive right now and involve more in Indonesian politic. His most recent notable match was against Deddy Corbuzier, who is popular illusionist of the country. They do this for a TV show. See
Mar-16-10  wordfunph: Happy Birthday GM Utut Adianto!!!

from your Filipino fan,

Mar-16-10  I play the Fred: In that picture he looks a bit like a Bond villain.
Mar-16-11  wordfunph: According to Mr. Bobby Ang in one of his Chess Piece articles, Indonesian GM Utut Adianto knows what his first name means in Pilipino! :)

happy 46th birthday to Senator GM Adianto!

Mar-16-11  spawn2: Happy Bday Sen Adianto!

Will he come out of retirement to lead his country in its quest to bring home the gold medal in the 2011 SEA Games?

Jun-15-12  MORPHYEUS: No explanation needed.
Jul-13-13  epistle: Luma na ito, pero pag binabalikan, parang hampas ng sariwang hangin pa rin.
Sep-07-13  naufallabs: I think adianto is father of indonesia chess
Mar-16-14  RedShield: I saw Adianto get knocked out of the 1994 London Intel Grand Prix on a blitz tiebreak. I wonder whatever happened to his opponent, some cat called Kramnik.
Mar-16-14  naufallabs: Happy birthday GM utut adianto
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  Penguincw: Happy 7^2th birthday GM Utut Adianto. ;)
Oct-30-15  epistle: If this guy can become Senator, I do not doubt that Wesley can also realise his dream of being the Vice President of the USA.

After all, their illustrious names sound like music to my ears.

Feb-22-16  Reavvan: i'm proud of you gm utut,you showed us how to to not loose when playing the great chess player at the time,they are kasparov karpov spassky korchnoi and many others,even you beat karpov! that was so amazing,thank you you are a chess hero of indonesia..
Mar-16-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Utut Adianto.
Oct-24-16  offramp: Won't play in Java.
Oct-25-16  epistle: Because plenty of Java makes Utut strong--

Oct-25-16  talunanIM: ^^ehpeste^^ hoy bakla hinahanap ang mga gaya mong peste ni duterte pra palutangin kyo na mga tae mong kachupaan.
Oct-26-16  Pulo y Gata: The last two posts prove that after the Java comes the Utut.
Oct-26-16  talunanIM: ^^Pulpol^^ anong sinasabat mo bakla ka pa engles engles ka pang gurang ka. Bilang na araw mo tanda palulutangin kna din.
Oct-27-16  epistle: THAT, ladies and gentlemen, is the language of mental illness.
Oct-27-16  Hoist the Colors: Interesting first name. How is Utut pronounced?
Oct-28-16  epistle: It is pronounced with a silent T-- uuurprrrffft.
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