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Ilija Balinov
Number of games in database: 119
Years covered: 1989 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2444 (2454 rapid, 2442 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2520

Overall record: +53 -32 =34 (58.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (20) 
    B43 B90 B50 B72 B62
 French Defense (8) 
    C18 C00 C10 C17
 French (4) 
    C10 C00
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A40 A41 A46
 English (4) 
    A13 A14 A10
 Scotch Game (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (20) 
    B90 B33 B40 B22 B27
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D85 D97 D80 D87 D93
 Reti System (6) 
    A04 A06
 Dutch Defense (4) 
    A81 A87 A85
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   I Balinov vs M Cebalo, 1996 1-0
   R Bendel vs I Balinov, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Graz Open (2006)
   Oberwart Open (1997)
   Budapest First Saturday GM04 (1999)
   LGA Premium Cup (2006)
   Vienna Open (1994)
   Velden Open (1994)
   European Team Championship (2007)

   🏆 Vienna GM
   I Balinov vs S Zilka (Jul-21-21) 1/2-1/2
   F Blohberger vs I Balinov (Jul-20-21) 1-0

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(born Jul-28-1966, 56 years old) Bulgaria (federation/nationality Austria)

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Grandmaster (1999).

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 153  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Balinov vs B Brinck-Claussen  0-1541989CopenhagenC33 King's Gambit Accepted
2. I Balinov vs E Tronegger  1-0271994Velden OpenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
3. T Dietrich vs I Balinov  0-1191994Velden OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
4. I Balinov vs N Stanec  0-1321994Velden OpenB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
5. I Balinov vs V Arbakov  0-1451994Oberwart OpenC45 Scotch Game
6. A Postl vs I Balinov  ½-½291994AUT-chT 1994/95E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
7. I Balinov vs G Kaspret  1-0391994AUT-chT 1994/95B61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
8. A Kveinys vs I Balinov  1-0431994Vienna OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
9. I Balinov vs N Gasiunas  1-0371994Vienna OpenC18 French, Winawer
10. I Novak vs I Balinov  1-0401994Vienna OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
11. I Balinov vs G Zetthofer  1-0331994Vienna OpenC18 French, Winawer
12. H Zoebisch vs I Balinov  ½-½471994Vienna OpenE84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
13. I Balinov vs P Schweickhardt  1-0381994Vienna OpenC48 Four Knights
14. Van Wely vs I Balinov  1-0521994Vienna OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
15. I Balinov vs H Peterwagner  1-0531994AUT-chT 1994/95B33 Sicilian
16. R Hanel vs I Balinov  1-0501994AUT-chT 1994/95D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. G Moser vs I Balinov  1-0541995AUT-chT 1994/95D82 Grunfeld, 4.Bf4
18. I Balinov vs H Baumgartner  0-1411995AUT-chT 1994/95C45 Scotch Game
19. I Balinov vs N Stanec  ½-½151995AUT-chT 1994/95B58 Sicilian
20. G Mohr vs I Balinov  1-0801995AUT-chT 1994/95B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. I Balinov vs A Felsberger  ½-½751995AUT-chT 1994/95B64 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
22. I Balinov vs F K Volkmann  1-0381995AUT-chT 1994/95B33 Sicilian
23. K Grillitsch vs I Balinov  0-1211995AUT-chT 1994/95B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
24. I Balinov vs F Wegerer  ½-½661995Graz OpenB32 Sicilian
25. I Balinov vs A Kaminik  1-0561995Graz OpenC11 French
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 153  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-28-06  BIDMONFA: Ilija Balinov


Jul-28-10  wordfunph: lonely page of GM Balinov huh?

happy 44th birthday GM Balinov!

Sep-30-14  waustad: He hasn't played a rated game since 2008, unlike many players who continue in leagues after they have stopped being professional players, in the sense that prizes are their main income.

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