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Nikolai Kabanov
Number of games in database: 311
Years covered: 1997 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2460 (2406 rapid, 2376 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2535

Overall record: +81 -73 =60 (51.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 97 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (69) 
    B51 B40 B31 B52 B50
 French Defense (12) 
    C00 C01 C02 C11 C18
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B12 B18 B10
 King's Indian Attack (7) 
 French (7) 
    C00 C11
 Pirc (4) 
    B07 B08
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (27) 
    E61 E92 E94 E97 E83
 Sicilian (26) 
    B45 B40 B30 B28 B32
 Philidor's Defense (18) 
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A41 A46 A45 D02 A40
 Pirc (9) 
    B07 B08
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C64 C67 C78 C65 C63
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Grachev vs N Kabanov, 2007 0-1
   Bruzon Batista vs N Kabanov, 2005 0-1
   V Gontcharov vs N Kabanov, 2001 0-1
   O Papayan vs N Kabanov, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   2nd Polugaevsky Mem (2012)
   RUS-chT Siberian Zone (2001)
   KB Czech Open (2000)
   Pardubice Open-A (2006)
   European Club Cup (2010)
   Russian Team Championship (2011)
   Aeroflot Open-B (2005)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2006)
   European Club Cup (2012)
   European Championship (2011)
   European Club Cup (2011)
   Russian Team Championship: Higher League (2009)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2008)
   European Championship (2012)
   Russian Championship Higher League (2012)

   🏆 ch-RUS Rapid
   N Kabanov vs P Ponkratov (Oct-16-19) 0-1, rapid
   N Kabanov vs Khismatullin (Oct-16-19) 0-1, rapid
   I Iljiushenok vs N Kabanov (Jun-20-19) 1/2-1/2
   A Goganov vs N Kabanov (Jun-18-19) 1-0
   Maiorov vs N Kabanov (Jun-15-19) 1-0

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(born Jan-22-1980, 42 years old) Russia

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GM in 2009. Equal first in the championship of the Ural region (Russia) in 2003, and in 2007. Kabanov qualified for the World Cup (2011) as a nominee of the Organising Committee, but lost his first round match to Czech super-GM David Navara.

Photo: ICC nick: Kabas

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 315  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Fedoseev vs N Kabanov  1-0261997RUS-Cup5B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
2. Beshukov vs N Kabanov  1-0361997RUS-Cup5B32 Sicilian
3. N Kabanov vs Navara 1-0341997Decin opB20 Sicilian
4. N Kabanov vs A V Kharitonov  0-1411999RUS-CupA07 King's Indian Attack
5. N Kabanov vs D Sermek  1-0321999Komercni Banka opB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
6. E Belle vs N Kabanov  ½-½431999Dieren opB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
7. N Kabanov vs Beshukov  0-1392000Petroff mem opA07 King's Indian Attack
8. Kupreichik vs N Kabanov  1-0582000Petroff mem opC11 French
9. D Rybansky vs N Kabanov  ½-½412000KB Czech OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
10. N Kabanov vs Jirovsky  1-0362000KB Czech OpenB32 Sicilian
11. Potkin vs N Kabanov  ½-½262000KB Czech OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. N Kabanov vs A Florean  0-1512000KB Czech OpenB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
13. T Luther vs N Kabanov  ½-½272000KB Czech OpenB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
14. N Kabanov vs V Mirumian  1-0382000KB Czech OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
15. M Konopka vs N Kabanov  ½-½422000KB Czech OpenA37 English, Symmetrical
16. N Kabanov vs T Fogarasi  1-0612000KB Czech OpenA36 English
17. Bruzon Batista vs N Kabanov  1-0422000World JuniorA10 English
18. A Gershon vs N Kabanov  1-0662000World JuniorE92 King's Indian
19. N Kabanov vs D Fernando  0-1382000Wch U20B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
20. R Fontaine vs N Kabanov  1-0632000Wch U20B50 Sicilian
21. V Akobian vs N Kabanov  1-0362000Wch U20E61 King's Indian
22. N Kabanov vs V Kuznetsov  ½-½602001RUS-chT Siberian ZoneA07 King's Indian Attack
23. V Gontcharov vs N Kabanov  0-1212001RUS-chT Siberian ZoneB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
24. N Kabanov vs S Arkhipov  1-0452001RUS-chT Siberian ZoneB30 Sicilian
25. V Outioupine vs N Kabanov  0-1302001RUS-chT Siberian ZoneD02 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 315  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: GM Nikolai Kabanov, Russia, born 22 January 1980. Now rated 2501,

GM in 2009. Rating peaks 2529 (2003) and 2532 (2008). ICC: Kabas

Champion of the Ural region (Russia) in 2003, and 2nd in 2007:


He is playing today 1st round in Khanty-Mansiysk in the 3rd World Cup (2009)

Aug-14-12  BinisladNaBugaong: Chess is a war of the nerves.
Jan-22-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Nikolai Kabanov.

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