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Peter Vavrak
Number of games in database: 155
Years covered: 1992 to 2010
Last FIDE rating: 2414 (2432 rapid, 2420 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2489

Overall record: +44 -51 =43 (47.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 17 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (13) 
    E67 E69 E60 E73 E62
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A40 D02 E10 A45
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E34 E38 E32
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D85 D72 D71 D79
 Slav (6) 
    D10 D17 D15
 Queen's Gambit Declined (6) 
    D31 D38 D37 D30 D35
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (32) 
    C03 C18 C02 C14 C16
 French Tarrasch (10) 
    C03 C07
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E38 E20 E21 E44 E32
 French Winawer (9) 
    C18 C16 C15
 French (7) 
    C11 C10 C12 C00
 Sicilian (7) 
    B23 B31 B92 B30 B32
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T Taylor vs P Vavrak, 2007 0-1
   P Vavrak vs T Tocklin, 2008 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Championship (2008)
   Reykjavik Open (2008)
   European Championship (2009)
   Foxwoods Open (2007)
   Dresden Olympiad (2008)

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(born May-11-1982, 39 years old) Slovakia (federation/nationality Canada)

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IM Vavrak lives in Toronto, was the winner of the Edmonton Int. 2006 and became the Slovak champion in 2008. Originally from Slovakia, Peter studied at the U of Texas (Dallas), and occasionally provides lectures in the Toronto area. He previously scored 2 GM norms in past events.

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 155  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Vavrak vs A Ulmanis 1-0311992EU-ch U10C29 Vienna Gambit
2. P Vavrak vs J Lavik  1-0361994Wch U12C25 Vienna
3. P Vavrak vs P Zavadsky  1-0311995Ch Slovakia (open)C29 Vienna Gambit
4. P Vavrak vs A Viszlai  1-0501995Ch Slovakia (open)C28 Vienna Game
5. P Vavrak vs V Akobian  0-1351996EU-ch U14D33 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
6. Oral vs P Vavrak  1-0331997SVK-chD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. P Vavrak vs G Sargissian  1-0401997EU-ch U16E69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
8. Oral vs P Vavrak  ½-½331997Bratislava Slovan opA00 Uncommon Opening
9. Oral vs P Vavrak  1-0271997Banicky KahanecD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. P Vavrak vs Oral  0-1221997SVK-chT 1997/98E17 Queen's Indian
11. Timoshchenko vs P Vavrak  ½-½541998SVK-chT 1997/98E12 Queen's Indian
12. P Vavrak vs P Kiss  ½-½161999SVK-chT 1999/00D17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. K Motuz vs P Vavrak  1-0541999SVK-chT 1999/00E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
14. Mokry vs P Vavrak  1-0411999CZE-chT 1999/00C12 French, McCutcheon
15. V Malakhatko vs P Vavrak  1-0332000Cappelle op 16thE12 Queen's Indian
16. P Vavrak vs Turov  0-1422000Cappelle op 16thD85 Grunfeld
17. P Vavrak vs Eljanov  0-1402000EU-chT U18D85 Grunfeld
18. S Kristjansson vs P Vavrak  1-0572000EU-chT U18C12 French, McCutcheon
19. P Vavrak vs M Sebenik  1-0302000EU-chT U18A16 English
20. F Langheinrich vs P Vavrak  1-0362000EU-chT U18C16 French, Winawer
21. R Loetscher vs P Vavrak  ½-½422000EU-chT U18D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. T Likavsky vs P Vavrak  1-0322000SVK-chT 2000/01E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
23. P Vavrak vs I Gazik  1-0492000SVK-chT 2000/01A81 Dutch
24. P Pcola vs P Vavrak  1-0192000SVK-chT 2000/01C02 French, Advance
25. P Vavrak vs E Hagara  0-1422000SVK-chT 2000/01E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
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Jun-25-08  BIDMONFA: Peter Vavrak


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  Tabanus: IM Peter Vavrak, Slovakia, born 11 May 1982. Now rated 2470,

Rated 2489 in Jan. 2009. ICC: babracik

Winner of Edmonton Int. 2006. Played in the olympiad 2008 (1st reserve, 6/9). He has been living (studying) some years in Dallas, Texas.

Placed 2nd in Pula Open 2008:


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  Tabanus: And not to forget: Champion of Slovakia in July 2008!

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