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Vera Papadopoulou
Number of games in database: 140
Years covered: 1999 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2218
Highest rating achieved in database: 2246
Overall record: +37 -60 =43 (41.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B01 Scandinavian (13 games)
D02 Queen's Pawn Game (7 games)
E75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line (6 games)
B90 Sicilian, Najdorf (6 games)
D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav (5 games)
E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights (4 games)
B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation (4 games)
A46 Queen's Pawn Game (4 games)
D31 Queen's Gambit Declined (3 games)
A48 King's Indian (3 games)

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(born Dec-14-1986, 34 years old) Greece

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Papadopoulou is a WIM. She was Greek Women's Champion in 2009.

Last updated: 2016-10-01 05:19:42

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 140  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Gelashvili vs V Papadopoulou  1-0161999Chania op 9thB01 Scandinavian
2. Karpov vs V Papadopoulou  ½-½332001Simul, 24bE81 King's Indian, Samisch
3. Bagaturov vs V Papadopoulou  1-0332001KorinthosE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
4. V Papadopoulou vs F Pambalou  0-1412001KorinthosD53 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. V Papadopoulou vs A Geroukalis  1-0482001KorinthosD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. A Tassopoulos vs V Papadopoulou  0-1392001KorinthosB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
7. V Papadopoulou vs N Kosintseva  0-1402001Wch U20 GirlsA46 Queen's Pawn Game
8. P Delai vs V Papadopoulou  ½-½282001Wch U20 GirlsA48 King's Indian
9. V Papadopoulou vs Z Topel  1-0352001Wch U20 GirlsA80 Dutch
10. V Papadopoulou vs J Papp  1-0322001Wch U20 GirlsE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
11. S Meenakshi vs V Papadopoulou  1-0322001Wch U20 GirlsE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
12. Y Gorlin vs V Papadopoulou  1-0312001Wch U20 GirlsB50 Sicilian
13. V Papadopoulou vs M Buckley  ½-½732001Wch U20 GirlsA14 English
14. K Banasova vs V Papadopoulou  ½-½142001Wch U20 GirlsB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
15. V Papadopoulou vs E Frisk  1-0282001EU-ch U16 GirlsD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
16. A Czaeczine vs V Papadopoulou  0-1322001EU-ch U16 GirlsB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. V Papadopoulou vs N Pogonina  0-1402001EU-ch U16 GirlsA58 Benko Gambit
18. V Bashkite vs V Papadopoulou  ½-½442001EU-ch U16 GirlsA05 Reti Opening
19. V Papadopoulou vs M Bensdorp-De Labaca  1-0352001EU-ch U16 GirlsD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
20. B de Jong-Muhren vs V Papadopoulou  1-0502001EU-ch U16 GirlsB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. V Papadopoulou vs M Hocevar  ½-½362001EU-ch U16 GirlsD48 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
22. L Doibani vs V Papadopoulou  ½-½302001EU-ch U16 GirlsB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
23. N Dzagnidze vs V Papadopoulou  1-0292001Wch U16 GirlsA48 King's Indian
24. V Papadopoulou vs M Orlovska  1-0322001Wch U16 GirlsE73 King's Indian
25. C Tsai vs V Papadopoulou  ½-½172001Wch U16 GirlsE81 King's Indian, Samisch
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Sep-08-03  Shadout Mapes: Best. Name. Ever.
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Nov-25-03  MoonlitKnight: Here is a better picture, from the European championship: I think she is the most beautiful chess player I have seen!
Nov-25-03  MoonlitKnight: By the way, she is 18 years old, from Greece.
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  technical draw: <MoonlitKnight> You are soooooo right!
Mar-24-04  nullandvoid: I agree-she is the most beautiful chess player I have seen. Here is a recent picture of her:

Scroll to the bottom.

Mar-24-04  ConLaMismaMano: I think Scripchenko is the most beautiful chess player i've ever seen.
Mar-24-04  fatbaldguy: Now, now, aren't we supposed to be discussing chess prowess, instead of women's looks? What are these boards coming to? (also, Ksenya Rybenko is definitely cuter than Papadopoulou)
Mar-24-04  meloncio: Who cares about her ELO? She's sooooooooooooo pretty.

<fatbaldguy> No. Sorry, but I prefer the Mediterranean beauty.

Mar-24-04  seoulmama: You know guys, if you want to see some real beauty, check Regina Pokorna out. Tsssss.... smokin'....
Sep-25-05  Chessmaster9001: i like this girl
Sep-25-05  Chessmaster9001:
Jan-09-06  EmperorAtahualpa: Vera Papadopoulou, born in 1986 in Greece. She is a Woman International Master and her current FIDE-rating is 2223.

<percyblakeney> showed me her beautiful pictures. :) Here there are some:

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  WannaBe: Papa-do-pou-lou she's my baby
I don't mean maybe,
she's my baby doll...

Serious apologies to Gene Vincent.

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  tpstar: Papadopoulou don't preach/I'm in trouble deep

<EmperorAtahualpa> #4 & #12 are the same shot. =)

Jan-09-06  EmperorAtahualpa: "Papadopoulou was a rolling stone!" (which song is that again?)

<tpstar> oops, too late now! :)

Sep-06-07  sneaky pete: Jan Engelman: Vera Papadopoulou (1930)

Ambrosia, wat vloeit mij aan?
uw schedelveld is koeler maan
en alle appels blozen

de klankgazelle die ik vond
hoe zoete kelen kindermond
van zeeschuim en van rozen

o muze in het morgenlicht
o minnares en slank gedicht
er is een god verscholen

violen vlagen op het mos
elysium, de vlinders los
en duizendjarig dolen

Sep-06-07  dehanne: This lovely chess player also sings in a band: The Mamadopoulous & the Papadopoulous
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  technical draw: <dehanne> Crude but OK. Only those over 50 remember the M's and P's.
Aug-26-08  wanabe2000:
Mar-24-10  BIDMONFA: Vera Papadopoulou


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  Stonehenge: Happy Birthday :0)
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Oct-01-16  The Kings Domain: A beaut. She should have been women's world champ. She would have put a good face (literally and figuratively) to the game.
Sep-18-17  John Abraham: here is another picture of her:

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