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Andreas Diermair
Number of games in database: 173
Years covered: 2000 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2465 (2412 rapid, 2417 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2514

Overall record: +59 -37 =57 (57.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 20 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (13) 
    B48 B63 B84 B46 B40
 King's Indian (10) 
    E94 E69 E99 E63 E67
 English (8) 
    A15 A14 A16 A13
 Grunfeld (5) 
    D85 D90
 Reti System (5) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E53 E46 E52 E55
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (23) 
    C95 C91 C77 C78 C69
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (13) 
    C95 C91 C92 C84
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    D02 E00 D00
 Semi-Slav (8) 
    D45 D44 D43
 Giuoco Piano (6) 
    C53 C50
 English (6) 
    A13 A14 A11
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   V Sanduleac vs A Diermair, 2014 1/2-1/2
   A Indjic vs A Diermair, 2018 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   12th European Individual Championship (2011)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   European Individual Chess Championship (2017)
   European Individual Championship (2013)
   Reykjavik Open (2013)
   Chess Olympiad (2018)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   European Club Cup (2015)
   European Individual Chess Championship (2018)
   European Championship (2019)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   A Diermair vs U Sadikhov (Nov-16-19) 0-1
   Rein Verstraeten vs A Diermair (Nov-15-19) 0-1
   E Inarkiev vs A Diermair (Nov-11-19) 1-0
   S Kosmo vs A Diermair (Nov-10-19) 1/2-1/2
   A Diermair vs A Donchenko (Mar-28-19) 1/2-1/2

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(born Sep-29-1986, 33 years old) Austria

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Grandmaster. He was Austrian Champion in 2017.

Last updated: 2018-07-22 04:26:52

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 173  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Grkovic vs A Diermair  1-0462000EU-ch U14D09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3
2. A Diermair vs G Antal  0-1252001EYCC B16B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
3. A Diermair vs N Stanec  ½-½82006Austrian ChampionshipC67 Ruy Lopez
4. A Diermair vs M Ragger  1-0592006Stm_aut06C99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
5. A Diermair vs E Moser ½-½522006Stm_aut06C41 Philidor Defense
6. K Cojhter vs A Diermair  ½-½36200613th Graz InternationalC45 Scotch Game
7. A Diermair vs S Sarre  1-043200613th Graz InternationalB32 Sicilian
8. P Fauland vs A Diermair  ½-½35200613th Graz InternationalD02 Queen's Pawn Game
9. A Diermair vs Klaus Nickl  1-041200613th Graz InternationalC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
10. M Sebag vs A Diermair  1-054200613th Graz InternationalC53 Giuoco Piano
11. A Diermair vs T Wanderer  1-021200613th Graz InternationalB40 Sicilian
12. P Schuurman vs A Diermair  1-063200613th Graz InternationalD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
13. A Diermair vs S Brem  1-028200613th Graz InternationalB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
14. A Diermair vs A Zakharchenko  ½-½25200613th Graz InternationalB27 Sicilian
15. A Diermair vs A Diamant  0-1462008MindsportsB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
16. A Diermair vs R Martyn  1-0272008MindsportsB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
17. A Diermair vs M Waqar  1-0282008MindsportsB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
18. P Tvarijonas vs A Diermair  1-0552008MindsportsC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
19. R Ruck vs A Diermair  1-0342008MindsportsA07 King's Indian Attack
20. A Diermair vs R Martin del Campo  0-1692008MindsportsB56 Sicilian
21. Wang Hao vs A Diermair  1-0402008MindsportsC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
22. Steffen Pedersen vs A Diermair  0-1342008MindsportsE12 Queen's Indian
23. A Diermair vs H Danielsen  1-0382008MindsportsB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
24. E Demac vs A Diermair  0-1392008MindsportsE14 Queen's Indian
25. R Mogranzini vs A Diermair  0-1322008MindsportsC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 173  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-18-13  waustad: He had an interesting win at Lienz. The other leaders were all late for the final round:
Jul-13-13  waustad: He is tied for the lead among the Austrians at the Styrian Open with 2 rounds to go. He and Georg Fr÷wis are at 5/7, with 2 at 4.5 and many at 4.
Jul-13-13  waustad: He drew today with Milos Perunovic, the tournament's top rated player.
Jul-16-13  waustad: Congratulations on the GM norm at the Styrian Open!
May-29-14  waustad: He and Robert Kreisl are both playing very well in the Mitropa Cup this year. After 6 rounds, both are on a pace to get GM norms. Kreisl got one last year at the European Championships and he got one at the Styrian Open, though that one hasn't been registered on the FIDE site yet:

Many norms don't get registered so it is difficult to know what norms people actually have. I never saw any listed for Irina Krush before she got the GM title, for example. I suspect some people don't do the paperwork until they have enough to apply for a title.

May-30-14  waustad: He survived a tough endgame today where he had 2R+N+3P vs Q+B+5P. His performance rating took a hit with a loss a round earlier so even with a final round win tomorrow, he's probably a little short of a GM norm. Veronika Exler and Robert Kreisl would pick up WIM and GM norms with wins tomorrow respectively. Over all the Austrians have played a bit above their expected results. Since most Austrian players have higher FIDE ratings than local ratings, that shouldn't be a big surprise.
Sep-29-14  waustad: I wish a happy birthday to the Austrian IM.
Oct-30-14  waustad: His win over Sandor Horvath (2260) in the Steirische Landesliga contains a neat queen trap.
Apr-05-15  waustad: He and Georg Fr÷wis are co-leaders after 6 rounds in the Vienna Chess Masters tournament. They are at +2 and are slightly below the performance rating necessary for a GM norm.
May-17-15  waustad: His start in the XXXIV.Zalakaros Chess Festival HUN Open Ch. over 2300 tournament includes a win over Vladimir Onischuk and draws against Matthias Bluebaum and Zahar Efimenko. It is still early, but he is on pace for a second GM norm.
May-20-15  waustad: A loss to Dennis Wagner in round 6 makes a GM norm less likely, but he is still at 2610 tpr. He'll need more wins.
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  Penguincw: Followup from <waustad>'s above post: Diermair beat untitled 58th seed Gergo Havasi (2319) with black, but then lost to 17th seed GM Levente Vajda (2554) with white, and 10th seed GM Tamas Banusz (2590) to finish with 5.5/9 and 33rd place (27th seed). His TPR was 2531.

He did gain 4.5 rating points, as he also needs a 2500 rating. He is now at 2492.5.

May-22-15  waustad: Today was not good to the Austrian contingent. Several players came a little short of their desired norms and Markus Ragger drew with tournament winner Igor Kovalenko, leaving him in a tie for second place, third on tiebreaks (on the chess-results list). He had a rook and knight vs a rook, but his opponent managed to kill off the pawns and it drew.
Oct-18-15  waustad: With a win today over David Howell in the European Club Cup 2015, he led a surprise tie between SV RAIKA RAPID FEFFERNITZ (AUT) and CHEDDLETON (ENG). The English team was higher rated on all 6 boards, though on board 2 Peter Schreiner, who also won, was only 7 elo lower.
Oct-20-15  waustad: Too bad this tournament is only 7 rounds. With a win and 2 draws against 2 GMs and a 2530 IM it would be an auspicious beginning towards another GM norm.
Oct-26-15  waustad: He did get a 7 game GM norm, so he'll probably need either an 11 game norm or 4 norms to get to the 27 games needed. I seem to remember that 7 games can be counted as 9 for those purposes in the olympiad, but I don't think that is the case here. It is allowed to be a 7 game norm, instead of the usual 9 game minimum, because it is a Continental Team Championship. His rating qot to very close to the 2500 minimum a while ago, but it has slipped some. This result will help get back some of that elo.
Mar-07-16  waustad: Going into the penultimate round he's one of the leaders in group B of the Aeroflot Open. Although his performance rating so far would be good enough for a GM norm, he won't have played the necessary 3 GMs.
Mar-26-16  waustad: At +2 with 3 rounds to go he has a reasonable chance to achieve another GM norm.
Aug-20-17  waustad: Congratulations on winning the Austrian Championship on tiebreaks over IM Christoph Menezes.
Sep-29-17  waustad: Returning to the prime of life, happy birthday!
Mar-28-18  waustad: He may have gotten the needed final 11 game GM norm at the European Championships. The official Austrian chess blog said he got a 9 game norm and his 1/2 against a 2599 player and a 2623 player should keep the tpr over the minimum. His first opponent was 1999, so that should be counted as 2200 for norm purposes:
Mar-29-18  waustad: Congratulations on achieving the GM title. He should get this at the next FIDE meeting.
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  wordfunph: maybe <waustad> is Austrian..

long live Austrian world champ Steinitz!

Aug-23-18  BIDMONFA: Andreas Diermair


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