Number of games in database: 528
|Photo courtesy of "WannaBe"
Years covered: 1998 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2584 (2538 rapid, 2575 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2625
Overall record: +174 -89 =247 (58.3%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
18 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Carlsen vs M Gagunashvili, 2006 0-1
S Williams vs M Gagunashvili, 2006 1/2-1/2
R Hovhannisyan vs M Gagunashvili, 2016 1/2-1/2
V Zvjaginsev vs M Gagunashvili, 2004 1/2-1/2
M Gagunashvili vs A Somoff, 2006 1-0
M Gagunashvili vs M Etmans, 2004 1-0
C Gulbas vs M Gagunashvili, 2007 0-1
M Gagunashvili vs V Belov, 2006 1-0
Pavasovic vs M Gagunashvili, 2004 0-1
Motylev vs M Gagunashvili, 2006 0-1
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004)
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Hastings 2006/07 (2006)
Hastings 2005/06 (2006)
Corus Group C (2004)
8th Dubai Open (2006)
34th World Open (2006)
Dubai Open (2008)
7th European Individual Championship (2006)
Dubai Open (2010)
2nd Indonesia Open Chess Championship (2012)
6th Dubai Open (2004)
Bled Olympiad (2002)
37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
10th European Individual Championship (2009)
European Individual Championship (2010)
13th Dubai Open (2011)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
2004 Wijk Aan Zee (group C) by gauer
🏆 11th Agzamov Mem
M Gagunashvili vs Abdimalik Abdisalimov (May-05-17) 1-0
M Gagunashvili vs B Sattarov (May-03-17) 0-1
Y Hamrakulova vs M Gagunashvili (May-02-17) 0-1
M Gagunashvili vs E Alikulov (Feb-15-17) 1/2-1/2
M Gagunashvili vs R Rostami (Feb-14-17) 1-0
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(born Jan-03-1985, 35 years old) Georgia
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|GM Merab Gagunashvili was born in Tbilisi. In 2001, he took the Silver Medal at the World Under 20 Championship. He became a Grandmaster at the age of 17 in 2002. Georgian champion in 2004 and 2010 (=Tamaz Gelashvili).|
Wikipedia article: Merab Gagunashvili
| page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 528
|1. M Gagunashvili vs V Vepkhvishvili
|| ||1-0||42||1998||Ch Tbilisi 66th||E61 King's Indian|
|2. Radjabov vs M Gagunashvili
|| ||1-0||41||1999||Baku-C U18||A04 Reti Opening|
|3. M Gagunashvili vs Jobava
|| ||0-1||36||1999||GEO-ch U16||E68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4|
|4. M Gagunashvili vs Jobava
|| ||½-½||56||2000||GEO-ch U20||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|5. M Gagunashvili vs V Vepkhvishvili
|| ||0-1||33||2000||IMEDI #02||D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|6. M Gagunashvili vs V Akobian
|| ||½-½||31||2000||Wch U20||D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|7. M Gagunashvili vs V Vepkhvishvili
|| ||1-0||51||2000||Caucasus-||E68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4|
|8. Jobava vs M Gagunashvili
|| ||½-½||57||2001||GEO olympiad select||D52 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|9. M Gagunashvili vs Jobava
|| ||½-½||21||2001||GEO olympiad select||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|10. K Rukhaia vs M Gagunashvili
|| ||0-1||28||2001||Batumi||B07 Pirc|
|11. M Gagunashvili vs A Pashikian
|| ||1-0||30||2001||Batumi||D86 Grunfeld, Exchange|
|12. T Gelashvili vs M Gagunashvili
|13. M Gagunashvili vs N Dzagnidze
|| ||½-½||38||2001||Batumi||B90 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|14. M Gagunashvili vs V Bayramov
||1-0||78||2001||Batumi||C42 Petrov Defense|
|15. Bagaturov vs M Gagunashvili
|| ||½-½||71||2001||Batumi||D18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch|
|16. M Gagunashvili vs R Mamedov
||0-1||36||2001||Batumi||E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|17. M Gagunashvili vs A Hasanov
|| ||1-0||60||2001||Batumi||B70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation|
|18. M Gagunashvili vs S Ali
|| ||½-½||31||2001||WJun||E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|19. K Tsiamis vs M Gagunashvili
|| ||0-1||38||2001||WJun||B40 Sicilian|
|20. M Gagunashvili vs E Shaposhnikov
|| ||1-0||34||2001||WJun||B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|21. Bu Xiangzhi vs M Gagunashvili
|| ||½-½||55||2001||WJun||D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|22. M Gagunashvili vs E Berg
|| ||1-0||42||2001||WJun||E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5|
|23. M Gagunashvili vs Navara
|| ||½-½||34||2001||WJun||D73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3|
|24. S Azarov vs M Gagunashvili
|| ||0-1||66||2001||WJun||B33 Sicilian|
|25. M Gagunashvili vs Aronian
|| ||½-½||41||2001||WJun||D86 Grunfeld, Exchange|
| page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 528
|Jan-03-07|| ||BIDMONFA: Merab Gagunashvili|
|Sep-12-07|| ||Karpova: An interview with Merab (GM since the age of 17):
<I was born on January 3, 1985 in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. I learned chess from my grandmother, we played it very much at home, and then I had chess lessons during the first grade of school.>
Annotated are the following games:
Gagunashvili vs E Shaposhnikov, 2001
Gagunashvili vs Morozevich, 2003
M Gagunashvili vs Nakamura, 2006
And a game against Grischuk which is not in the database:
Gagunashvili (2563) - Grischuk (2712)
Aeroflot Open Moscow (9), 19.02.2003
Nimzo-Indian Defense [E51]
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e3 0–0 5.Nf3 d5 6.Be2 b6 7.0–0 Bb7 8.cxd5 exd5 9.a3 Bd6 10.b4 a6 11.Qb3 Qe7 12.Rb1 Nbd7 13.Bd3 Ne4 14.Nxd5 Bxd5 15.Qxd5 Nc3 16.Qc6 Nxb1 17.Bxb1 a5 18.b5 Rad8 19.a4 f5 20.Qd5+ Kh8 21.g3 g6 22.Ba2 Rde8 23.Qc4 Nf6 24.Bb2 Ne4 25.Rd1 h5 26.Ne5 Kh7 27.h4 Qg7 28.Kg2 Rd8 29.Nf3 g5 30.hxg5 Nxg5 31.d5 Qh6 32.Nh4 Rde8 33.Bb1 Re4 34.Rd4 Qf6 35.f4 Rxe3 36.Nxf5 Re1 37.Bc2 Kg8 38.Nxd6 cxd6
39.Rd2 Qe7 40.Rf2 Ne4 41.Re2 Nd2 42.Rxd2 Qe3 43.Rf2 h4 44.Qd3 Qxd3 45.Bxd3 Re3 46.Bf1 1-0
|Jan-28-10|| ||Tabanus: Georgian champion in 2004, and again in 2010:
He was 3rd in European Individual Ch 2002, 7th in Corus C 2004, 2nd in Dubai Open 2005, winner of Hastings 2007, 2nd in Dubai Open 2008, winner of Groningen Open A 2009, 2nd in Tblisi Cup (Georgia) 2009.
Bio in Polish:
|Jul-17-10|| ||Tabanus: Placed 2nd in the 9th Al Saleh Open (Yemen) 2-8 June 2010:|
|Jul-20-10|| ||Tabanus: Placed 3rd in the Canadian Open 10-18 July 2010:
|Aug-26-10|| ||Tabanus: Placed 5th in Pichay Cup (Philippines) 21-26 August 2010:|
|Sep-04-10|| ||Tabanus: Placed 5th in Campomanes Memorial (Philippines) 28 Aug. - 3 Sept. 2010: |
|May-29-12|| ||wordfunph: GM Merab Gagunashvili is also a lawyer.
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