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Eric Prie
E Prie 
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Number of games in database: 309
Years covered: 1980 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2435 (2464 rapid, 2402 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2532

Overall record: +104 -89 =113 (52.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (38) 
    A45 D02 D00 A46 A41
 Sicilian (33) 
    B80 B57 B96 B89 B76
 French Defense (15) 
    C02 C01 C00
 Ruy Lopez (13) 
    C69 C67 C73 C68 C61
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (8) 
    C69 C68
 Sicilian Scheveningen (7) 
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (35) 
    C10 C04 C02 C18 C16
 English (21) 
    A10 A11 A15 A14 A12
 Scandinavian (20) 
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A46 A40 E00 D02 D00
 French (19) 
 Slav (18) 
    D15 D11 D10 D12
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Pytel vs E Prie, 1990 0-1
   E Prie vs Degraeve, 1997 1/2-1/2
   E Prie vs Santo-Roman, 1997 1-0
   Y Gruenfeld vs E Prie, 1990 0-1
   E Prie vs G Andruet, 1990 1-0
   L Goldgewicht vs E Prie, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Senior 50+ (2017)
   Metz Open (1994)
   French Championship (1989)
   French Championship (1990)
   French Championship (1991)
   Leon (1991)
   5th Manchester Benedictine Open (1982)
   Aosta op 12th (2004)
   EUR-chT (Men) 9th (1989)
   European Team Championship (1992)
   Novi Sad Olympiad (1990)
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   European Championship (2011)

   🏆 TCh-CAT Gp1
   O Perez Mitjans vs E Prie (Feb-29-20) 0-1
   E Vorobiov vs E Prie (Feb-25-20) 1/2-1/2
   E Prie vs Zeng Chongsheng (Feb-19-19) 1-0
   Kalegin vs E Prie (Nov-18-17) 1/2-1/2
   E Prie vs D V Prasad (Nov-17-17) 1-0

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(born Mar-14-1962, 60 years old) France

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Éric Prié is a GM. He was French champion in 1995.Prié is an FFE trainer and teacher to trainers. He was the national technical director of the French federation from September 1998 to October 2001, then national trainer to the young players until July 2005. As such, he was one of the trainers of Étienne Bacrot, Laurent Fressinet, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Marie Sebag.

Prié is considered France's top blindfold player.

Wikipedia article: Éric Prié

Last updated: 2022-03-09 00:34:47

 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 329  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Wells vs E Prie  0-1261980Bern International Young MastersC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
2. G Franzoni vs E Prie  ½-½491981Mitropa-Cup 6thC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
3. Watson vs E Prie  ½-½151981HaderslevC10 French
4. Flear vs E Prie  ½-½4319825th Manchester Benedictine OpenB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
5. E Prie vs J Horner  0-13819825th Manchester Benedictine OpenA04 Reti Opening
6. B Leverett vs E Prie  0-13819825th Manchester Benedictine OpenA10 English
7. P Thipsay vs E Prie  1-04219825th Manchester Benedictine OpenC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
8. E Prie vs J Flesch  1-01819825th Manchester Benedictine OpenE91 King's Indian
9. E Prie vs G Milos  ½-½221982Lewisham InternationalA55 Old Indian, Main line
10. I Rupf vs E Prie  0-1261982Lewisham InternationalC02 French, Advance
11. E Prie vs N Bradbury  ½-½191982Lewisham InternationalE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
12. P Large vs E Prie  1-0351982Lewisham InternationalC18 French, Winawer
13. E Prie vs Flear  0-1331982Lewisham InternationalA13 English
14. E Prie vs M Hofmann  1-0431982Regency MastersA04 Reti Opening
15. E Prie vs R Hartoch  0-1471982Regency MastersA04 Reti Opening
16. D King vs E Prie  ½-½161982Regency MastersA30 English, Symmetrical
17. Lobron vs E Prie  1-0601983Paris opA14 English
18. E Prie vs Herold  1-0201983Clermont Ferrand opB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
19. E Prie vs Korchnoi  0-1351984MeudonE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
20. Hebden vs E Prie 1-0311984LondonC16 French, Winawer
21. B Ivanovic vs E Prie  1-0231984Meudon op 1stC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
22. M Cebalo vs E Prie  1-0311988Paris-ch opA46 Queen's Pawn Game
23. D Donchev vs E Prie 1-0281988ToulonB42 Sicilian, Kan
24. Kamsky vs E Prie  1-0391989Val-ThorensC02 French, Advance
25. Fedorowicz vs E Prie  1-0341989Paris-ch opC02 French, Advance
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-13-07  BIDMONFA: Eric Prie

PRIE, Eric

Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Prie uses an unusual opening as White:
1. d4 ♘f6 2. ♘f3 d5 3. a3!?
The primary purpose of 3. a3 is as a waiting move. Depending on how Black responds, White can head for a reversed Q-pawn opening where the extra move is significant.

Source: Andrew Greet, "4NCL Final Weekend", "CHESS", July 2008

Jul-17-09  Valmy: Congratulation for winning Euskal Xake Eskola tournament (Donostia chess festival)
Dec-01-09  redwhitechess: I am looking for this game Eric Prie - Dmitry Svetushkin, Top 16 GpB 2009 :

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bf4 e6 3. e3 c5 4. c3 Nc6 5. Nf3 d5 6. Nbd2 Bd6 7. Bg3 O-O 8. Bd3 Qe7 9. Ne5 Nd7 10. Nxd7 Bxd7 11. Bxd6 Qxd6 12. dxc5 Qxc5 13. Bxh7+ Kxh7 14. Qh5+ Kg8 15. Ne4 Qc4 16. Ng5 Rfd8 17. Qxf7+ Kh8 18. Qh5+ Kg8 19. Qf7+ Kh8 20. h4 Ne5 21. Qh5+ Kg8 22. O-O-O Qxa2 23. Qh7+ Kf8 24. Qh8+ Ke7 25. Qxg7+ Kd6 26. Ne4+ Kc6 27. Qxe5 Qa1+ 28. Kd2 Qxb2+ 29. Ke1 b6 30. Nd6 Qa3 31. c4 Qb4+ 32. Rd2 Qc5 33. h5 Be8 34. cxd5+ exd5 35. Nf5 1-0


Apr-08-11  wordfunph: according to GM Glenn Flear, Eric Prie is a well-known chess grandmaster in the south of France who has a penchant for his own rather special opening systems. He has a limited repertoire, but what he does play he knows very well.

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