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Ekaterina Atalik
E Atalik 
 
Number of games in database: 873
Years covered: 1996 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2450 (2419 rapid, 2228 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2481

Overall record: +262 -174 =285 (56.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 152 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (40) 
    D02 A41 A46 A45 A40
 Queen's Gambit Declined (36) 
    D37 D38 D31 D30 D35
 Reti System (32) 
    A06 A04
 King's Indian (30) 
    E77 E70 E90 E94 E92
 Slav (30) 
    D11 D10 D17 D15 D12
 Nimzo Indian (26) 
    E20 E32 E55 E52 E44
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (55) 
    B12 B18 B13 B10 B11
 Ruy Lopez (49) 
    C77 C65 C67 C92 C80
 Grunfeld (32) 
    D85 D76 D91 D78 D80
 Slav (30) 
    D10 D11 D18 D17 D12
 Queen's Pawn Game (27) 
    D02 A46 A45 D04 D00
 Queen's Gambit Declined (24) 
    D31 D37 D30 D35 D38
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Cmilyte vs E Atalik, 2007 0-1
   E Atalik vs A Skripchenko, 2006 1-0
   Lagno vs E Atalik, 2007 0-1
   E Atalik vs J Movsesian, 2001 1-0
   E Atalik vs M Muzychuk, 2006 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Championship (Women) (2006)
   Russian Championship (Women) (2002)
   Isbank Ataturk Women Masters (2008)
   European Championship (Women) (2018)
   Russian Championship (Women) (2003)
   European Championship (Women) (2007)
   Turkish Team Championship (2011)
   European Championship (Women) (2016)
   European Championship (Women) (2019)
   European Championship (Women) (2003)
   European Championship (Women) (2013)
   Canadian Open (2007)
   European Championship (Women) (2017)
   Turin Olympiad (Women) (2006)
   Batumi Olympiad (Women) (2018)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 37th European Chess Club Cup (Women)
   H Hunt vs E Atalik (Oct-09-22) 0-1
   E Atalik vs P Cramling (Oct-08-22) 0-1
   J Antolak vs E Atalik (Oct-07-22) 0-1
   E Atalik vs I Osmak (Oct-06-22) 1/2-1/2
   E Atalik vs G Mammadova (Oct-05-22) 1/2-1/2

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EKATERINA ATALIK
(born Nov-14-1982, 40 years old) Russia (federation/nationality Turkey)

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Woman Grandmaster (WGM)

She won the European Youth Chess Championship in the under-16 girls' section in 1997.

In 2005, she married Grandmaster Suat Atalik from Turkey, and obtained Turkish citizenship. She took clear second place, behind her husband, at the 3rd Mediterranean Chess Championship, held from 31 January to 8 February 2006 in Antalya, and was declared Mediterranean women's champion.

In April 2006 she won the 7th European Women's Chess Championship in Kuşadası, Turkey. Atalik also won the Turkish women's championship in 2008 and 2016.

In January 2016, she took clear first place in the 15th Prague Open with a score of 8/9, a full point ahead of the nearest followers.

Wikipedia article: Ekaterina Atalik

Last updated: 2022-06-22 09:17:33

 page 1 of 36; games 1-25 of 886  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Atalik vs Y Wang  1-0601996Wch U14 GirlsC74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
2. E Danielian vs E Atalik  ½-½421997Wch U20 GirlsB06 Robatsch
3. A Zatonskih vs E Atalik  ½-½641997Wch U20 GirlsB36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
4. E Atalik vs R Hamid  1-0591998Elista Olympiad (Women)B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
5. E Sziva vs E Atalik  ½-½221998Elista Olympiad (Women)B01 Scandinavian
6. E Atalik vs N Phan-Koshnitsky  ½-½381998Elista Olympiad (Women)C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
7. E Atalik vs Kholmov  ½-½321998Chigorin memC41 Philidor Defense
8. E Atalik vs N Kosintseva  1-0401999RUS-ch U18 GirlsA04 Reti Opening
9. E Atalik vs T Kosintseva  1-0351999RUS-ch U18 GirlsA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
10. E Atalik vs I Zakharevich ½-½521999Geller Memorial (Cup Russia)A07 King's Indian Attack
11. Chekhov vs E Atalik  1-0271999RUS-Cup03 (Geller mem)B01 Scandinavian
12. V Gansvind vs E Atalik  ½-½401999Russian Championship (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
13. E Atalik vs T Shumiakina  ½-½371999Russian Championship (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
14. G Strutinskaia vs E Atalik  1-0391999Russian Championship (Women)A58 Benko Gambit
15. E Atalik vs S Ershova  ½-½431999Russian Championship (Women)B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
16. E Chasovnikova vs E Atalik  1-0331999Russian Championship (Women)D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
17. J Ovchinikova vs E Atalik  0-1331999Russian Championship (Women)A34 English, Symmetrical
18. E Atalik vs N Vlasova  ½-½541999Russian Championship (Women)B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
19. E Atalik vs E Ovod  1-0601999Russian Championship (Women)D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. Kosteniuk vs E Atalik  ½-½691999Russian Championship (Women)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
21. E Atalik vs E Kovalevskaya  ½-½361999Russian Championship (Women)A45 Queen's Pawn Game
22. I Zakurdjaeva vs E Atalik  ½-½271999Russian Championship (Women)B18 Caro-Kann, Classical
23. E Atalik vs M Lomineishvili  ½-½471999European Team Championship (Women)B30 Sicilian
24. E Atalik vs I Berzina  1-0491999European Team Championship (Women)B01 Scandinavian
25. E Fakhiridou vs E Atalik  0-1361999European Team Championship (Women)B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
 page 1 of 36; games 1-25 of 886  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-01-05  Karpova: According to http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail... she's going to marry Suat Atalik. He is double her age.
Nov-01-05  notsodeepthought: From the same article: "The two will play a blitz match to decide who is the boss..." Well, at least it's not a correspondence match - that wouldn't be a good start to the marriage.
Nov-01-05  azaris: Is this called a Reverse Alekhine?
Nov-01-05  Robin01: Sounds more like robbing the craddle to me.
Nov-07-05  Udit Narayan: Hmmm...she's beautiful.
Nov-11-05  notsodeepthought: Update - the blitz match between the newlyweds ended in a draw, according to http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail.... For the time being, neither will boss the other around (at least officially).
Apr-15-06  BIDMONFA: Ekaterina Polovnikova-Atalik

POLOVNIKOVA, Ekaterina
http://www.bidmonfa.com/polovnikova...
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Apr-15-06  Bobak Zahmat: Congrats to Ms Atalik for winning the 7th European Individual Championship: Women (2006)
Apr-16-06  ahmadov: Congratulations to Katya!!! I think the marriage with Turkey's number one manifests itself in her performance.

Udachi vam Katya i Suat!

Apr-16-06  stanleys: Congratulations Ekaterina!You dind't steal your victory.Think you are capable of acheiving even more - your talent is obvious
Aug-02-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  keypusher: <Is this called a Reverse Alekhine?> Cute!
Oct-01-09  DarthStapler: This is the name of that dog in that show
Aug-18-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: 17th place, 2522 perf. and best woman in the 1st Negroponte Open (Greece) 9-17 August 2010:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr338...

May-22-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  OhioChessFan: http://www.chessbase.com/images2/20...
Nov-06-16  iking: Ftacnik, Lubomir - Atalik, Ekaterina

0-1

Suleymanpasa Municipality Int. GM Closed 2016 round 03

Nov-08-18  sonia91: She was on verge of eliminating former women's world champion Mariya Muzychuk from the Women's World Championship KO (2018), but lost the second game (Atalik won the first game with black) after a blunder in a winning position ad went on losing the rapid tiebreakers 0.5-1.5.
Feb-09-20
Premium Chessgames Member
  thegoodanarchist: How do you get your photo in an oval? Is that like a special cg treatment?

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