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Oliver Kurmann
Number of games in database: 190
Years covered: 2001 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2430 (2439 rapid, 2475 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2488

Overall record: +61 -65 =64 (48.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B42 B90 B30 B48 B45
 French Defense (12) 
    C03 C05 C07 C10 C04
 Sicilian Najdorf (10) 
    B90 B92
 Sicilian Kan (9) 
 French Tarrasch (9) 
    C03 C07 C05 C09 C04
 Sicilian Taimanov (9) 
    B48 B45 B46
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (20) 
    B46 B42 B90 B43 B28
 Modern Benoni (16) 
    A70 A60 A61 A67 A66
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    E10 D02 A40
 French Defense (8) 
    C12 C02 C00 C05 C11
 Sicilian Kan (7) 
    B42 B43
 English (6) 
    A15 A13 A17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   O Kurmann vs J Markos, 2010 1-0
   O Kurmann vs R Ekstroem, 2009 1/2-1/2
   O Kurmann vs Eljanov, 2011 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Lausanne Masters-Hopefuls 7th (2006)
   European Championship (2006)
   European Championship (2009)
   World Junior Championship (Boys) (2005)
   European Championship (2011)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2012)
   European Championship (2010)
   Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (2010)
   Tromso Olympiad (2014)
   European Team Championship (2019)
   European Team Championship (2011)
   Gibraltar Masters (2013)

   🏆 Sunway Sitges Open
   Niemann vs O Kurmann (Dec-21-21) 1-0
   O Kurmann vs S van Dael (Dec-20-21) 1-0
   O Kurmann vs E Safarli (Dec-17-21) 0-1
   O Kurmann vs T Kenneskog (Dec-16-21) 1-0
   D Dalaud vs O Kurmann (Dec-15-21) 1/2-1/2

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(born Feb-22-1985, 37 years old) Switzerland

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He is an IM.

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 234  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. O Kurmann vs M Bartel  0-1522001EYCC B16C17 French, Winawer, Advance
2. O Kurmann vs J Gallagher  ½-½372003Neuchatel opB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. O Kurmann vs M Sebag  1-0362003EYb18C30 King's Gambit Declined
4. O Kurmann vs O Cvitan  ½-½202004Zuerich OpenB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
5. P Benkovic vs O Kurmann  1-0472004Zuerich OpenD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. O Kurmann vs J Zawadzka  ½-½562005LausanneB56 Sicilian
7. O Kurmann vs M van Delft  ½-½502005Zug YM 12thB42 Sicilian, Kan
8. O Kurmann vs M Ragger  ½-½142005Zug YM 12thC55 Two Knights Defense
9. Wang Hao vs O Kurmann  1-0382005World Junior Championship (Boys)C02 French, Advance
10. O Kurmann vs H Sarwary  1-0342005World Junior Championship (Boys)B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. V Papin vs O Kurmann  0-1392005World Junior Championship (Boys)C00 French Defense
12. O Kurmann vs Y Zinchenko  ½-½612005World Junior Championship (Boys)B33 Sicilian
13. I Khairullin vs O Kurmann 1-0302005World Junior Championship (Boys)C02 French, Advance
14. O Kurmann vs S Poobesh Anand  0-1592005World Junior Championship (Boys)B56 Sicilian
15. O Kurmann vs H Tikkanen  ½-½312005World Junior Championship (Boys)B06 Robatsch
16. V Shlykov vs O Kurmann  0-1622005World Junior Championship (Boys)D13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
17. O Kurmann vs G Rohit  1-0292005World Junior Championship (Boys)B42 Sicilian, Kan
18. B Esen vs O Kurmann  1-0442005World Junior Championship (Boys)B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
19. O Kurmann vs B Filipovic  0-1492006Basel Hilton op 8thB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
20. O Kurmann vs K Hulak  0-1412006European ChampionshipB42 Sicilian, Kan
21. E Romanov vs O Kurmann  ½-½362006European ChampionshipB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
22. O Kurmann vs A Iljushin  ½-½692006European ChampionshipC03 French, Tarrasch
23. S Guliev vs O Kurmann  1-0762006European ChampionshipD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
24. O Kurmann vs U Atakisi  ½-½482006European ChampionshipB56 Sicilian
25. A Gasthofer vs O Kurmann  1-0412006European ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-22-12  wordfunph: one-time Olympian in Khanti-Mansisyk 2010, logged +5-2=2 for a respectable 67%.

happy birthday IM Kurmann!

Sep-25-17  diagonal: Oliver Kurmann went on to play for Switzerland at the Olympiad in 2012 and 2014.

Targeting the gm title (swiss newspaper, in german language):

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