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Marc Tyler Arnold
Number of games in database: 159
Years covered: 2001 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2524 (2502 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2540

Overall record: +47 -32 =51 (55.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 29 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (13) 
    E90 E92 E63 E60 E62
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D30 D31 D37 D39
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    E10 D02 A45 A40
 Semi-Slav (6) 
    D45 D44 D47 D43
 Sicilian (5) 
    B40 B50 B48 B41 B90
 Slav (4) 
    D10 D12 D15
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (31) 
    B80 B90 B92 B32 B22
 Sicilian Najdorf (10) 
    B92 B90 B93 B99 B91
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    E10 D02 A50 E00 A45
 English (6) 
    A15 A14 A13 A16
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E20 E41 E42 E33 E47
 Sicilian Scheveningen (5) 
    B80 B81
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   V Milov vs M Arnold, 2008 0-1
   M Arnold vs E Vaarala, 2012 1-0
   M Arnold vs A Ostrovskiy, 2013 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Open (2012)
   Kings - Queens (2011)
   Corsica Masters (2011)
   41st Annual World Open (2013)
   World Open (2008)
   38th World Open (2010)
   34th World Open (2006)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   World Open (2007)
   Reykjavik Open (2012)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2012)

   🏆 Pro Chess League
   Le Quang Liem vs M Arnold (Jan-18-18) 1-0, rapid
   M Arnold vs Thalia Cervantes Landeiro (Jan-18-18) 1-0, rapid
   M Arnold vs A Shimanov (Jan-18-18) 0-1, rapid
   V Durarbayli vs M Arnold (Jan-18-18) 1-0, rapid
   E Oussedik vs M Arnold (Mar-08-17) 0-1, rapid

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(born Nov-20-1992, 26 years old) United States of America

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Grandmaster (2012). He became a FIDE Master in 2008 and an International Master in 2009. In 2012 he won the U.S. Junior Chess Closed Championship and earned his second norm needed for the grandmaster title. He earned his third and final grandmaster norm at the World Open (2012) in Philadelphia. He was featured in "Faces in the Crowd" in Sports Illustrated.

Wikipedia article: Marc Tyler Arnold

Last updated: 2019-08-15 11:20:49

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 159  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Arnold vs Zhe Quan  1-0472001NCCB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
2. M Arnold vs R Goletiani  0-139200432nd World OpenA60 Benoni Defense
3. S Reader vs M Arnold 0-1502005SuperNationalsD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
4. M Arnold vs Le Quang Liem 0-1382005Wch U14D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. M D Zlotnikov vs M Arnold  ½-½22200634th World OpenA34 English, Symmetrical
6. M Arnold vs S Muhammad  ½-½41200634th World OpenA90 Dutch
7. J Bonin vs M Arnold  0-136200634th World OpenA15 English
8. P Coupet vs M Arnold  0-153200634th World OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. M Arnold vs M Scekic  ½-½92200634th World OpenA44 Old Benoni Defense
10. S Bercys vs M Arnold  1-0322007Foxwoods OpenE15 Queen's Indian
11. P Vavrak vs M Arnold  1-0372007Foxwoods OpenA15 English
12. M Arnold vs D Rensch  ½-½442007Foxwoods OpenE41 Nimzo-Indian
13. E Fleischman vs M Arnold  ½-½132007Foxwoods OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
14. Shabalov vs M Arnold  ½-½452007World OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
15. M Arnold vs E Perelshteyn  ½-½442007World OpenE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
16. B Abramovic vs M Arnold  1-0442007World OpenE15 Queen's Indian
17. M Arnold vs Fedorowicz  ½-½102007World OpenA56 Benoni Defense
18. M Arnold vs B Coraretti  1-0412007World OpenD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
19. C Tanaka vs M Arnold  0-1312007World OpenA57 Benko Gambit
20. J Friedel vs M Arnold  1-0362007World OpenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
21. M Arnold vs B G Smith  0-1452007World OpenD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
22. V Milov vs M Arnold 0-1412008World OpenE41 Nimzo-Indian
23. M Arnold vs A Ramirez Alvarez  0-1572008World OpenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
24. M Arnold vs A Kunte  ½-½142008World OpenE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
25. M Arnold vs V Heinis  ½-½482008World OpenE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
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  OhioChessFan: One thing only has been lent to youth and age in commonódiscontent.
Jun-28-08  dx9293: Marc just made his second IM norm, and his FIDE rating is climbing fast. I've always felt that he's a guy who can go as far as he wants to.
Jul-03-08  dumbgai: Marc Arnold just defeated 2700+ rated GM Vadim Milov in the first round of the World Open, with the black pieces! Hopefully the game will be added here soon, it was very nice.
Feb-13-10  Poisonpawns: Here is a game 60 i played with Marc in 2004 at the Marshall. It was a great game, which i lost in a time scramble. [Event "g60 Marshall"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "2004.10.30"]
[Round "?"]
[White "M.Arnold"]
[Black "C.Bean"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A85"]
[WhiteElo "2210"]
1. d4 f5 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nc3 g6 4. h4 Bg7 5. e3 d6 6. Nf3 c6 7. Bd3 Qc7 8. e4 fxe4 9. Nxe4 Bg4 10. Ng3 Nbd7 11. Be2 Bxf3 12. Bxf3 O-O-O 13. O-O e5 14. Be3 Kb8 15. Rb1 exd4 16. Bxd4 Ne5 17. Be2 d5 18. c5 Rhe8 19. Qc2 Ne4 20. Nxe4 dxe4 21. Be3 Nd3 22. b4 Bf6 23. b5 Bxh4 24. Qa4 cxb5 25. Rxb5 1-0

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As you can probably tell,whites attack made it first,lol.

Aug-31-10  Dredge Rivers: I prefer his brother, Tom!
Aug-07-11  waustad: He had a nice win against E. Berg today at Politiken.
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  HeMateMe: Did he once have a TV show set in Minneapolis?
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  cro777: He served as a technical adviser for the CBS show opening of an NFL game.
Apr-12-12  waustad: His pursuit of a GM norm in St Louis took a slight hit with a draw vs. Margvelashvili today. He needs 2 pts in the last 3 rounds for a norm.
Apr-12-12  waustad: He won in the 7th round, so all he needs in one point in the last to rounds for a GM norm.
Apr-13-12  waustad: He just took a 24 move draw to clinch the GM norm. Congratulations!
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  wordfunph: Marc Arnold crowned as 2012 U.S. Junior Champion, congrats!
Jul-21-12  SimonWebbsTiger: and I add my hearty congrats with <wordfunph>
Jul-29-13  waustad: Going into the final round of the DSK Chess Championship 2013 he's tied for third behind Alexander Ipatov and Sergei Tiviakov. His endgame in the final round looks drawish to me. A draw would clinch sole posession of 3rd place since Sergei Kasparov, with whom he was tied after 8 rounds was upset by Watu Kobese, a 2343 player from South Africa.
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