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Atanas Kolev
A Kolev 
Photo copyright © 2008, courtesy of "WannaBe"  
Number of games in database: 161
Years covered: 1984 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2529
Highest rating achieved in database: 2604

Overall record: +47 -38 =73 (52.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (23) 
    B33 B48 B43 B62 B90
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A40 D02 E10 A41 A46
 Sicilian Taimanov (5) 
    B48 B45 B46
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (5) 
    B62 B63 B61 B69
 Queen's Indian (4) 
    E15 E16
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (19) 
    B30 B25 B23 B33 B52
 Nimzo Indian (16) 
    E59 E32 E54 E46 E20
 Ruy Lopez (9) 
    C85 C90 C80 C84 C69
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (5) 
    C85 C90 C84 C97
 Catalan (4) 
    E04 E05
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Suba vs A Kolev, 1993 1/2-1/2
   A Kolev vs C Crevillen Abad, 2003 1-0
   A Kolev vs J Friedel, 2007 1-0
   J D Pinzon vs A Kolev, 2012 0-1
   A Kolev vs M Martinez Romero, 2012 1-0
   A Kolev vs N Kirov, 1991 1-0
   A Kolev vs Shirov, 2001 1/2-1/2
   A Kolev vs I Krush, 2007 1/2-1/2
   R Kaufman vs A Kolev, 2012 0-1
   H L B Ronquillo vs A Kolev, 2012 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   National Open (2007)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2000)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 National Open
   A Kolev vs A Gorovets (Jun-18-17) 0-1
   A Kolev vs Maggie Feng (Jun-17-17) 1-0
   N Raptis vs A Kolev (Jun-17-17) 1/2-1/2
   A Kolev vs D Shevelev (Jun-16-17) 1/2-1/2
   Anthony B He vs A Kolev (Jun-16-17) 1/2-1/2

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ATANAS KOLEV
(born Jul-15-1967, 53 years old) Bulgaria

[what is this?]
IM in 1988. GM in 1993. ICC handle: TAM

Played in the olympiads 1992 (1st reserve), 1994 (board 4), 1996 (bd. 4) and 2000 (bd. 4), and in European Team Ch 2001 (bd. 3).

He was Bulgarian champion in 1992 and 2010 (Open). He tied for first at the 2008 Las Vegas Open.

Wikipedia article: Atanas Kolev


 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 161  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Abarca Aguirre vs A Kolev  1-0361984Wch U20E12 Queen's Indian
2. Tringov vs A Kolev  1-0351985BUL-chA07 King's Indian Attack
3. N Davies vs A Kolev  1-0411986AlbenaD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. V Vepkhvishvili vs A Kolev  ½-½511988Open VarnaA48 King's Indian
5. J Trapl vs A Kolev 1-0401989St IngbertC55 Two Knights Defense
6. A Kolev vs R Strickler  1-0281989Lenk opA40 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Savon vs A Kolev  ½-½241989Kotov MemorialE20 Nimzo-Indian
8. Glek vs A Kolev  1-0521989Kotov MemorialE41 Nimzo-Indian
9. A Kolev vs Smagin  0-1371989Kotov MemorialE10 Queen's Pawn Game
10. Krasenkow vs A Kolev  1-0391989Kotov MemorialA48 King's Indian
11. A Kolev vs G Andruet 1-0241990Cannes opA57 Benko Gambit
12. A Kolev vs Marjanovic  ½-½471990Vrnjacka BanjaD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
13. Matulovic vs A Kolev  ½-½261990Vrnjacka BanjaC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
14. A Kolev vs Timoshenko  ½-½371990Vrnjacka BanjaE97 King's Indian
15. R Dam vs A Kolev  ½-½261990Groningen opC45 Scotch Game
16. A Kolev vs N Kirov  1-0381991BUL-chTD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
17. J Grigorov vs A Kolev  ½-½481991Sofia (Bulgaria)C53 Giuoco Piano
18. S Belkhodja vs A Kolev  1-0601991Andorra op 9thC28 Vienna Game
19. A Kolev vs L Sobrevia 1-081991Andorra op 9thE92 King's Indian
20. A Kolev vs Topalov  0-1511992St CugatA04 Reti Opening
21. Topalov vs A Kolev  ½-½501992BankiaE15 Queen's Indian
22. S Zagrebelny vs A Kolev  1-0601992Manila OlympiadC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
23. Shabalov vs A Kolev  1-0571992Manila OlympiadE20 Nimzo-Indian
24. A Kolev vs Alterman  0-1431992Manila OlympiadA33 English, Symmetrical
25. Adams vs A Kolev  1-0391993BurgasC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-15-06  BIDMONFA: Atanas Kolev

KOLEV, Atanas
http://www.bidmonfa.com/kolev_atana...
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Jun-12-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: D@ng, that's a good loooooking pic!! :-)

Thanks CG!!

Mar-30-09  WhiteRook48: game 6, don't trampl me
Feb-06-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: GM Atanas Kolev, Bulgaria, born 15 July 1967. Now rated 2571, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...

IM in 1988. GM in 1993. Rated 2582 in 2000 (world no. 127). ICC handle: TAM

Played in the olympiads 1992 (1st reserve), 1994 (board 4), 1996 (bd. 4) and 2000 (bd. 4), and in European Team Ch 2001 (bd. 3).

He was Bulgarian champion in 1992. In later years, notable is shared 1st in Las Vegas Open 2008: http://www.vegaschessfestival.com/r...

Biographies:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atanas...
http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atanas... (in Polish)

Bulgarian champion again today (2010)!
http://www.chess-results.com/tnr300... http://reports.chessdom.com/news-20...

Apr-18-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: That's the Open, sorry. The BUL Ch was yesterday:

http://bulchamp2010.chessmix.com/st...
http://chess-results.com/tnr32524.a...

Jul-15-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: <his ICC handle: TAM>

also Satana..

Mar-30-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Enjoy being POTD!

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