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David Arutinian
D Arutinian 
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Number of games in database: 296
Years covered: 1999 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2549 (2496 rapid, 2525 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2593

Overall record: +86 -34 =145 (59.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 31 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (20) 
    E90 E94 E97 E62 E69
 English (16) 
    A15 A10 A13 A16
 Slav (12) 
    D11 D12 D15 D17
 Queen's Indian (12) 
    E12 E14 E15
 Sicilian (10) 
    B84 B92 B58 B83 B36
 Grunfeld (9) 
    D80 D85 D78 D82 D90
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (34) 
    B18 B12 B10 B13 B15
 Sicilian (19) 
    B67 B89 B32 B63 B25
 Queen's Gambit Declined (19) 
    D38 D31 D30 D37
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    A40 E00 D02 A46 A45
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E32 E54 E53 E59 E21
 English, 1 c4 e5 (7) 
    A20 A25 A28 A22
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E de Groote vs D Arutinian, 2009 0-1
   D Arutinian vs Q Loiseau, 2013 1-0
   D Arutinian vs B Laurent, 2007 1-0
   Aronian vs D Arutinian, 2002 0-1
   D Arutinian vs M Kravtsiv, 2012 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Dubai Open (2010)
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   Cappelle la Grande (2007)
   13th Dubai Open (2011)
   Dubai Open (2008)
   23rd Czech Open A (2012)
   Batumi op (2001)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   Dresden Olympiad (2008)
   European Club Cup (2008)
   Turin Olympiad (2006)
   European Championship (2007)
   European Championship (2010)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   European Championship (2018)

   🏆 European Championship
   B Firat vs D Arutinian (Mar-29-19) 1/2-1/2
   D Arutinian vs E Postny (Mar-28-19) 0-1
   Dreev vs D Arutinian (Mar-27-19) 1/2-1/2
   D Arutinian vs A Moiseenko (Mar-26-19) 1/2-1/2
   J van Foreest vs D Arutinian (Mar-25-19) 1/2-1/2

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(born May-31-1984, 37 years old) Georgia

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Grandmaster (2006) and FIDE Senior Trainer (2016). He won the Karen Asrian Memorial in 2012.

Wikipedia article: David Arutinian

Last updated: 2020-12-06 07:17:06

 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 296  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Jobava vs D Arutinian  1-0491999GEO-ch U16D18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
2. R Soltanici vs D Arutinian  ½-½451999EU-ch U16B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
3. D Arutinian vs G Sargissian  ½-½591999Wch U20B83 Sicilian
4. Kasimdzhanov vs D Arutinian  ½-½381999Wch U20D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. Jobava vs D Arutinian  1-0642000GEO-ch U18E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
6. D Arutinian vs G Sargissian  ½-½532000Wch U20B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
7. D Arutinian vs V Malakhov  ½-½402000Wch U20B72 Sicilian, Dragon
8. D Arutinian vs Blehm  ½-½402000World JuniorB58 Sicilian
9. A Iljushin vs D Arutinian  ½-½392000World JuniorD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
10. D Arutinian vs G Sargissian  ½-½402001Tbilisi Nona 60B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
11. D Arutinian vs T Gelashvili  ½-½362001Tbilisi Nona 60B01 Scandinavian
12. A Yegiazarian vs D Arutinian  1-0412001Tbilisi Nona 60B25 Sicilian, Closed
13. D Arutinian vs Jobava  0-1702001Tbilisi Nona 60B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
14. D Arutinian vs B Morchiashvili  1-0452001Batumi opB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
15. T A Petrosian vs D Arutinian  ½-½352001Batumi opD02 Queen's Pawn Game
16. D Arutinian vs Z Kamadadze  ½-½372001Batumi opC67 Ruy Lopez
17. V Bayramov vs D Arutinian 1-0342001Batumi opD02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. D Arutinian vs S Gashimov  ½-½382001Batumi opB01 Scandinavian
19. Haik V Vardanian vs D Arutinian  ½-½382001Batumi opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
20. D Arutinian vs P Qalagashvili  1-0622001Batumi opB42 Sicilian, Kan
21. I Khurtsilava vs D Arutinian  ½-½712001Batumi opA22 English
22. D Arutinian vs I Chighladze  1-0292001Batumi opB07 Pirc
23. T Gelashvili vs D Arutinian  1-0422001Tbilisi Nabeglavi opB20 Sicilian
24. K Asrian vs D Arutinian  1-0482002European ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
25. D Arutinian vs S Gurcan  1-0412002European ChampionshipB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
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May-31-06  BIDMONFA: Davit Arutunian


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  wordfunph: He was awarded the GM title in 2006..
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  Tabanus: GM David Arutinian, Georgia, born 31 May 1984. Now rated 2573,

IM in 2002, GM in 2006. Rated 2593 in April 2008. ICC: Dotsent

GM application:


Biographies: (in English) (in Polish)


He is a coach for various Georgian teams, incl. the Georgian women's team.

Placed 27th in European Ch 2006, 2nd in Georgian Ch 2006, 2nd in Georgian Ch 2007, 3rd in Cappelle-la-Grande 2007, 2nd in Cappelle-la-Grande 2008, 1st in Olomouc Chess Summer GM-B 2009, 3rd in Georgian Ch 2010, 7th in Dubai Open 2010,

4th in Pan-Armenian Chess Olympiad 15-23 August 2010:

May-31-11  BobbyDigital80: Does keep a list of their players of the day?
May-31-11  WhiteRook48: Probably not.
Premium Chessgames Member
  eternaloptimist: Happy birthday to GM Arutinian!

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