Number of games in database: 299
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Years covered: 1999 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2536 (2508 rapid, 2445 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2576
Overall record: +111 -64 =75 (59.4%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
49 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
R Edouard vs I Chirila, 2006 1/2-1/2
I Chirila vs I K Sukandar, 2017 1-0
I Chirila vs L Gavrilovic, 2008 1-0
T Modlin vs I Chirila, 2012 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
St. Louis Spring Classic (Group B) (2017)
St. Louis Inv GM (2017)
Spring Chess Classic (B) (2019)
London Chess Classic Open (2014)
21st Belgrade Trophy (2008)
48th World Junior Championship (2009)
Millionaire Chess (2014)
European Championship (2008)
European Championship (2010)
European Championship (2009)
Golden Sands (2012)
Pro Chess League (2018)
Gibraltar Masters (2015)
PRO League Group Stage (2019)
Batumi Olympiad (2018)
🏆 Fall Chess Classic
Lenderman vs I Chirila (Nov-10-22) 0-1
I Chirila vs B Jacobson (Nov-09-22) 1-0
D Kadric vs I Chirila (Nov-08-22) 1/2-1/2
I Chirila vs A Mikaelyan (Nov-07-22) 1-0
R Sadhwani vs I Chirila (Nov-06-22) 1/2-1/2
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Last updated: 2022-06-19 17:07:12
(born Jan-06-1991, 31 years old) Romania
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In 2001, Chirilă won the Romanian youth championship when he was 10 years old. He repeated this achievement the following year in the Romanian under 12 championship. Chirilă won two more Romanian youth championships, in 2006 and 2009. He participated in the European Youth Team Championship, winning two medals for individual results: gold (2008, on the first board) and silver (2006, on the second board).
In 2007, Chirilă became world youth champion in the U-16 age group. In 2010 he was awarded a full ride scholarship at the University of Texas at Dallas. In April 2015, Chirilă finished runner-up to Yuniesky Quezada in the Philadelphia Open.2 In 2016 Chirilă won the Millionaire Chess Open in the U-2550 rating group.
In June 2018 he won the National Open tournament in Las Vegas, US. This success earned Chirilă his first magazine cover for Chess Life, one of the major American chess magazines. In September–October he was part of the Romanian team at the 43rd Chess Olympiad.
Chirilă served as one of the seconds of Fabiano Caruana during the 2018 World Chess Championship match.
(1) https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast... (2017 podcast interview with Ben Johnson of Perpetual Chess).
Wikipedia article: Ioan-Cristian Chirilă
| page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 323
|1. I Chirila vs I Turcu
|| ||1-0||42||1999||ROM-ch U18||B56 Sicilian|
|2. I Chirila vs I Toader
|| ||0-1||38||2000||ROM-ch sf||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|3. I Chirila vs R Norri
|| ||1-0||17||2001||EYCC B10||C68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange|
|4. A Pavlidis vs I Chirila
|| ||0-1||50||2001||EYCC B10||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|5. I Chirila vs V Lilov
|| ||½-½||77||2001||EYCC B10||B32 Sicilian|
|6. V Doibani vs I Chirila
|| ||0-1||40||2001||EYCC B10||C47 Four Knights|
|7. M Matlakov vs I Chirila
|| ||1-0||54||2001||EYCC B10||A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack|
|8. I Chirila vs V Onyshchuk
|| ||0-1||48||2001||EYCC B10||B23 Sicilian, Closed|
|9. M Roganovic vs I Chirila
|| ||0-1||43||2001||EYCC B10||C42 Petrov Defense|
|10. I Chirila vs A Sartena
|| ||1-0||37||2001||EYCC B10||B56 Sicilian|
|11. I Chirila vs P Kruglyakov
|| ||½-½||22||2001||EYCC B10||B32 Sicilian|
|12. I Chirila vs P Potapov
|| ||0-1||66||2004||Eskisehir EU fest-A 3rd||B32 Sicilian|
|13. I Chirila vs P Potapov
|| ||½-½||30||2004||EU-ch U14||B30 Sicilian|
|14. I Chirila vs G Margvelashvili
|| ||0-1||24||2004||EU-ch U14||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|15. Y Borel vs I Chirila
|| ||1-0||43||2005||Wch U14||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|16. I Chirila vs K Wagih-Abdessalem
|| ||½-½||41||2005||Wch U14||B32 Sicilian|
|17. J Ikeda vs I Chirila
|| ||0-1||87||2005||Wch U14||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|18. I Chirila vs M Ly
|| ||1-0||39||2005||Wch U14||B01 Scandinavian|
|19. R Pereira vs I Chirila
|| ||0-1||39||2005||Wch U14||B42 Sicilian, Kan|
|20. I Chirila vs D Benidze
|| ||1-0||26||2005||Wch U14||B94 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|21. Le Quang Liem vs I Chirila
|| ||1-0||53||2005||Wch U14||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|22. I Chirila vs R Hess
|| ||½-½||37||2005||Wch U14||C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation|
|23. D Recuero Guerra vs I Chirila
|| ||0-1||62||2005||Wch U14||B41 Sicilian, Kan|
|24. Lupulescu vs I Chirila
|| ||1-0||36||2006||Bucharest Winter Cup||B42 Sicilian, Kan|
|25. I Salgado Lopez vs I Chirila
|| ||0-1||57||2006||European Youth Championship||B30 Sicilian|
| page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 323
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