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Nazar Firman
Number of games in database: 244
Years covered: 1995 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2491 (2430 rapid, 2425 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2571

Overall record: +91 -82 =60 (51.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 11 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (48) 
    B90 B80 B48 B32 B30
 Ruy Lopez (26) 
    C84 C65 C95 C80 C92
 French Defense (15) 
    C19 C11 C18 C16 C07
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B93 B92
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (12) 
    C84 C96 C92 C95 C87
 French Winawer (9) 
    C19 C18 C16
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (21) 
    C10 C05 C04 C02 C18
 Pirc (21) 
    B07 B09 B08
 Sicilian (20) 
    B46 B83 B82 B44 B40
 Dutch Defense (10) 
    A81 A85 A90 A87 A86
 Sicilian Taimanov (9) 
    B46 B45
 French (8) 
    C10 C00
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Firman vs Areshchenko, 2008 1-0
   N Firman vs A M Galliamova, 2002 1-0
   Hebden vs N Firman, 2000 0-1
   N Firman vs Shirov, 2012 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   World Open: Open Section (2003)
   Bundesliga 2008/09 (2008)
   6th European Individual Championship (2005)
   Aeroflot Open (2002)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)
   Bundesliga 2011/12 (2011)
   Bundesliga 2010/11 (2010)
   Bundesliga 2014/15 (2014)

   🏆 Nebesna Sotnya Mem Rapid
   A Alexikov vs N Firman (Feb-18-17) 1-0, rapid
   Nadiia Shpanko vs N Firman (Feb-18-17) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   N Firman vs S Bargan (Feb-17-17) 1-0, blitz
   D Fingerov vs N Firman (Feb-17-17) 1-0, blitz
   A Cherepov vs N Firman (Feb-17-17) 0-1, blitz

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(born Mar-22-1983, 37 years old) Ukraine

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 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 244  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Ponomariov vs N Firman 1-0451995Ukrainian Ch U-12 FinalC05 French, Tarrasch
2. Y Kruppa vs N Firman  1-0412000Ukrainian Team chA80 Dutch
3. V Fedchenko vs N Firman  0-1572000Ukrainian Team chC00 French Defense
4. Eljanov vs N Firman 1-0432000Ukrainian Team chA80 Dutch
5. N Firman vs O Berezin  ½-½362000Ukrainian Team chB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. I Shkuro vs N Firman 0-1422000Ukrainian Team chA00 Uncommon Opening
7. N Firman vs S Klyuka 0-1312000Ukrainian Team chB32 Sicilian
8. N Firman vs A Zozulia  0-1552000Ukrainian Team chB30 Sicilian
9. N Firman vs A Liashenko  1-0352000Ukrainian Team chB22 Sicilian, Alapin
10. Hebden vs N Firman  0-1432000Master Open Lausanne SUIA81 Dutch
11. P Haba vs N Firman  0-1452000Polanica Zdroj op-AB08 Pirc, Classical
12. N Firman vs V Malakhatko  1-0442000PavlogradB33 Sicilian
13. N Firman vs Pushkov  1-0462000Chigorin MemorialC11 French
14. Dolmatov vs N Firman  1-0322000Chigorin MemorialC10 French
15. N Firman vs G Kuzmin  1-0432000Chigorin MemorialC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
16. Kiriakov vs N Firman  1-0652000Chigorin MemorialA81 Dutch
17. N Kovalenko vs N Firman  0-1272001UKR-ch U20E01 Catalan, Closed
18. N Firman vs I R Ibragimov  0-1602001Cappelle la GrandeC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
19. R Lallemand vs N Firman  0-1452001Cappelle la GrandeB06 Robatsch
20. N Firman vs P H Nielsen  0-1322001Cappelle la GrandeB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. S Savchenko vs N Firman  0-1332001UKR-chTE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
22. K Askarian vs N Firman  0-1322001UKR-chTE00 Queen's Pawn Game
23. N Firman vs P G Genov  0-1342001Master OpenB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. N Firman vs R Ekstroem  1-0392001Master OpenB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
25. Fressinet vs N Firman  ½-½272001Master OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-22-05  Knight13: This game is the most embarrasing and upset loss Firman ever experienced: M Fouts vs N Firman, 2003.
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  nasmichael: Can you tell me more about Firman?
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  wordfunph: <nasmichael>

Nazar Firman finally a GM in 2011.

current = 2544
peak = 2571

GM Scalps = Areshchenko / Balogh / Marcelin / Malakhatko / Laznicka / Holzke / Neverov / Delchev

Jul-15-13  BIDMONFA: Nazar Firman


Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Congrats to GM Nazar Firman (2466) for upsetting 3rd GM Lu Shanglei (2606) today with black, and remain the lowest rated player still perfect through 2 rounds of the Golden Sands tournament.

Tomorrow, he'll have white against 13th seed Vitaliy Bernadskiy (2511).

Premium Chessgames Member
  ketchuplover: Firouzja may now be the youngest national champion ever!

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