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Evgeny Postny
Number of games in database: 1,011
Years covered: 1997 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2600 (2516 rapid, 2537 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2674

Overall record: +345 -141 =378 (61.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 147 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (67) 
    E00 E10 A41 A40 A46
 King's Indian (57) 
    E90 E81 E92 E71 E60
 Slav (52) 
    D11 D17 D15 D16 D10
 Catalan (44) 
    E04 E06 E01 E08
 Queen's Gambit Declined (35) 
    D30 D37 D38 D39 D31
 Queen's Indian (32) 
    E15 E17 E16 E12
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (102) 
    C95 C78 C84 C97 C67
 Slav (101) 
    D10 D15 D12 D11 D16
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (64) 
    C95 C84 C97 C99 C92
 Caro-Kann (42) 
    B12 B18 B11 B13 B10
 Queen's Indian (28) 
    E15 E12 E13
 Queen's Pawn Game (26) 
    D02 A46 E00 D00 A40
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Turov vs E Postny, 2003 0-1
   E Postny vs E Inarkiev, 2004 1-0
   E Postny vs A Ledger, 2015 1-0
   Sutovsky vs E Postny, 2001 0-1
   Vaisser vs E Postny, 2014 0-1
   Agrest vs E Postny, 2009 0-1
   Negi vs E Postny, 2009 1/2-1/2
   E Postny vs Wirig, 2010 1-0
   E Postny vs D Zoler, 2013 1-0
   E Postny vs N Skiadopoulos, 2005 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Fagernes GM Open (2014)
   Graz Open A (2017)
   XXXV Rilton Cup (2006)
   Prague Open (2019)
   Politiken Cup (2009)
   Xtracon Open (2019)
   European Team Championship (2011)
   Rilton Cup 2016/17 (2016)
   European Championship (2011)
   Hasselbacken Open (2016)
   European Championship (2013)
   European Championship (2005)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2012)
   European Championship (2015)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)

   🏆 Pacific Northwest Chess Center Masters
   E Postny vs Anish Vivekananthan (May-25-20) 1-0
   Nico Werner Chasin vs E Postny (May-25-20) 1-0
   Mittal Aditya vs E Postny (May-24-20) 0-1
   E Postny vs Vitiugov (May-24-20) 0-1
   Alex Yuxuan Wang vs E Postny (May-23-20) 0-1

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(born Jul-03-1981, 39 years old) Israel

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Postny's =5th (15th in the tiebreak) in the 12th European Individual Championship (2011) qualified him to play in the World Cup (2011), where he lost a hard fought first round in the blitz tiebreaker to Danish GM Peter Heine Nielsen, after drawing the classical games, and the two sets of rapid game tiebreakers. Two years later, his strong result (7.5/11) in the European Individual Championships (2013) qualified him to play in the World Cup (2013), where he lost to Chinese GM Li Chao in the first round, and was therefore eliminated from the Cup. =1st (2nd on tiebreak to Hannes Stefansson) at the Teplice Open 2015. 2nd at Leiden 2015.

Wikipedia article: Evgeny Postny

 page 1 of 41; games 1-25 of 1,011  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Postny vs G Sargissian  0-1411997EU-ch U16A65 Benoni, 6.e4
2. E Postny vs Smirin  0-1241999ISR-chTA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
3. E Postny vs Radjabov  1-0551999EU-ch U18A84 Dutch
4. E Postny vs Radjabov  ½-½231999Wch U18A40 Queen's Pawn Game
5. Sutovsky vs E Postny  ½-½292000ISR-chC45 Scotch Game
6. F Doettling vs E Postny  ½-½172001Tel Aviv ISRD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
7. Z Gyimesi vs E Postny  1-0482001Tel Aviv ISRD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. E Postny vs I Botvinnik  ½-½212001Tel Aviv ISRE12 Queen's Indian
9. T Haimovich vs E Postny  1-0592001Tel Aviv ISRB06 Robatsch
10. E Postny vs J van Mil  1-0642001Tel Aviv ISRA40 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Y Gruenfeld vs E Postny  ½-½222001Tel Aviv ISRB06 Robatsch
12. E Postny vs A Kovalev  ½-½162001Tel Aviv ISRE81 King's Indian, Samisch
13. E Postny vs E van den Doel  ½-½432001Israel Open ChD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
14. D Zifroni vs E Postny  1-0592001Israel Open ChA30 English, Symmetrical
15. E Postny vs V Vainshtein  1-0432001Israel Open ChD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
16. Khenkin vs E Postny  0-1592001Israel Open ChB06 Robatsch
17. E Postny vs Acs  ½-½282001Israel Open ChD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Sutovsky vs E Postny 0-1302001Israel Open ChC59 Two Knights
19. E Postny vs Mikhalevski  1-0592001Israel Open ChD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
20. P Smirnov vs E Postny  ½-½472001EuChJun BoysC67 Ruy Lopez
21. A Korobov vs E Postny  0-11142001EuChJun BoysA43 Old Benoni
22. E Postny vs F Sandhoefner  1-0512001WJunD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
23. S Du vs E Postny  ½-½672001WJunD02 Queen's Pawn Game
24. E Postny vs R Tomczak  1-0262001WJunD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. Zhao Zong-Yuan vs E Postny  0-1682001WJunC67 Ruy Lopez
 page 1 of 41; games 1-25 of 1,011  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-17-04  ArturoRivera: This guy is always at
Dec-20-05  StraightLarsen: hes called Yoes.
May-20-06  BIDMONFA: Evgeny Postny

POSTNY, Evgeny

Aug-10-08  niemzo: I have just uploaded his games from an open tournament he played in Greece this summer. The event was won by Banikas.
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  technical draw: OK, I admit it, I call him Post New York. I'm probably not the only one.
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  Tabanus: He won the Festival d'Echecs Nancy yesterday:

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  wordfunph: <StraightLarsen: hes called Yoes.> ICC.

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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday to Evgeny Postny. Hoping he does better at the World Cup this year (but first, he has to qualify, which I don't think he has done yet).

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