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Srinath Narayanan
Number of games in database: 324
Years covered: 2004 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2540 (2518 rapid, 2471 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2549

Overall record: +97 -85 =102 (52.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 40 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (64) 
    B90 B52 B42 B67 B32
 French Defense (19) 
    C07 C03 C09 C05 C10
 Sicilian Najdorf (18) 
 Caro-Kann (14) 
    B12 B18 B10 B17 B16
 Ruy Lopez (14) 
    C78 C77 C65 C87 C95
 French Tarrasch (12) 
    C07 C03 C05 C09 C04
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (45) 
    B90 B50 B99 B22 B51
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A46 A45 D02 A50 E10
 Sicilian Najdorf (16) 
    B90 B99 B94
 King's Indian (14) 
    E92 E60 E61 E99 E67
 Modern Benoni (12) 
    A56 A57 A67 A62 A64
 English, 1 c4 c5 (11) 
    A33 A37 A35 A39 A34
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Srinath Narayanan vs K Grigoryan, 2017 1/2-1/2
   Sengupta vs Srinath Narayanan, 2018 0-1
   K Mona vs Srinath Narayanan, 2016 0-1
   S Sjugirov vs Srinath Narayanan, 2005 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Wch U14 (2008)
   World Junior Championship (2014)
   Ramadan Master Open (2010)
   Indian Premier National A Championship (2009)
   Hastings 2006/07 (2006)
   World Youth Championship (2012)
   Arctic Chess Challenge (2007)
   Commonwealth Championship (2008)
   Gibraltar Chess Festival (2008)
   5th Gibraltar Chess Festival (2007)
   Reykjavik Open (2008)
   Rilton Cup 2017/18 (2017)
   Abu Dhabi Masters (2016)
   World Junior Championship (2013)
   Sunway Sitges International Open (2019)

   🏆 World Blitz Championship
   A Pashikian vs Srinath Narayanan (Dec-30-19) 1-0, blitz
   Srinath Narayanan vs S Lobanov (Dec-30-19) 1-0, blitz
   Srinath Narayanan vs T Batchuluun (Dec-30-19) 1-0, blitz
   Srinath Narayanan vs Tran Tuan Minh (Dec-30-19) 0-1, blitz
   Srinath Narayanan vs D Bocharov (Dec-30-19) 1-0, blitz

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(born Feb-14-1994, 27 years old) India

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International Master (2008); Grandmaster (2017).

In late 2002 at the age of eight and a half years, Srinath Narayanam was the youngest FIDE rated chess player in India. In 2005, he finished equal first in the U12 Belfort World Youth Championship alongside Wesley So, Sanan Sjugirov and Samvel Ter-Sahakyan. In 2006, he finished second behind Azerbajani IM Eltaj Safarli in a field of 146 in the 5th Dubai Juniors Chess Championship 2006. In the Hastings Chess Congress (2007), he achieved equal ninth, scoring his first IM norm. Won the 2013 Asian Junior Championship outright with 8/9.

Wikipedia article: Srinath Narayanan

Last updated: 2017-08-10 05:00:11

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 324  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Srinath Narayanan vs V Avari  ½-½572004Commonwealth Chess ChampionshipB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
2. Yifan Hou vs Srinath Narayanan  1-0472004Wch U10B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
3. Srinath Narayanan vs Negi  1-0432005Wch U12B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
4. Robson vs Srinath Narayanan  ½-½372005Wch U12B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
5. S Sjugirov vs Srinath Narayanan  0-1672005Wch U12B50 Sicilian
6. Srinath Narayanan vs Yifan Hou  ½-½362005Wch U12B56 Sicilian
7. Srinath Narayanan vs So 0-1382005Wch U12A07 King's Indian Attack
8. Srinath Narayanan vs Negi  0-1282006New Delhi Parsvnath op 4thB42 Sicilian, Kan
9. Srinath Narayanan vs Neverov  ½-½6220068th Dubai OpenB42 Sicilian, Kan
10. Srinath Narayanan vs S A Sarsam  0-14120068th Dubai OpenB07 Pirc
11. Srinath Narayanan vs F Bistric  0-13820068th Dubai OpenB42 Sicilian, Kan
12. Srinath Narayanan vs Nepomniachtchi  0-15720064th Young Stars of the WorldC12 French, McCutcheon
13. Lintchevski vs Srinath Narayanan  ½-½5320064th Young Stars of the WorldB54 Sicilian
14. Srinath Narayanan vs R Hovhannisyan  0-14320064th Young Stars of the WorldC42 Petrov Defense
15. A Volodin vs Srinath Narayanan  1-04920064th Young Stars of the WorldA57 Benko Gambit
16. Srinath Narayanan vs Ivan Popov  ½-½6020064th Young Stars of the WorldB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
17. E Tairova vs Srinath Narayanan  1-04120064th Young Stars of the WorldA46 Queen's Pawn Game
18. Srinath Narayanan vs A Kulikov  1-03920064th Young Stars of the WorldB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
19. Srinath Narayanan vs V Onischuk  0-14720064th Young Stars of the WorldB22 Sicilian, Alapin
20. Caruana vs Srinath Narayanan 1-04120064th Young Stars of the WorldC53 Giuoco Piano
21. Srinath Narayanan vs E Safarli  ½-½4920064th Young Stars of the WorldB42 Sicilian, Kan
22. S Sjugirov vs Srinath Narayanan ½-½6120064th Young Stars of the WorldB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
23. Srinath Narayanan vs I Nyzhnyk  ½-½372006Wch U12B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
24. Srinath Narayanan vs A Greet  0-1352006Hastings 2006/07C55 Two Knights Defense
25. A Vul vs Srinath Narayanan  ½-½412006Hastings 2006/07A33 English, Symmetrical
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 324  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-16-06  VishyFan: Srinath, the World U-12 Champion....., These games against Sjugirov and Negi, the top 2 seeds in the U-12 age group, were really crucial/important for Srinath's Championship win......, may the kid win many more such titles.....
Jul-18-06  saturn: N Srinath stood second in the very strong Dubai Juniors tournament behind Azerbajani IM Safarli Eltaj in a field of 146 players.
Aug-19-06  saturn: Srinath playing in the Malaysian Open starting on Monday.
Aug-25-06  saturn: I wonder if there is any website for the Malaysian Open ...
Sep-15-06  saturn: <Srinath, the World U-12 Champion.....> I wonder if he is playing the World Youth in Batumi this October...
Oct-27-06  grand axel: Wesley so of the Phillipines defeated this guy
Jan-07-07  samsal27: Srinath made his first IM norm at Hastings. Congrats to him!
Jan-11-07  BIDMONFA: Srinath Narayanan


Jul-13-07  samsal27: Srinath poised to win the Dubai Junior Open tournament -
Jul-14-07  samsal27: Srinath wins in grand style. Congrats to him! On the radar, it is the Dutch Open in Netherlands next and then it's the Arctic Open at Norway -
Oct-06-07  samsal27: Former World Under 12 Champion Srinath draws the 'Battle of World Champions' with Under 10 Champ Girish Kaushik in the National Subjunior -

N. Srinath (2201) - Girish Koushik (2086)
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 g6 6.Be3 Bg7 7.f3 0-0 8.Qd2 Nc6 9.0-0-0 d5 10.Kb1 Nxd4 11.e5 Nf5 12.exf6 Bxf6 13.Nxd5 Qxd5 14.Qxd5 Nxe3 15.Qd2 Nxd1 16.Qxd1 Be6 17.Bb5 a6 18.Ba4 b5 19.Bb3 Bxb3 20.axb3 Rad8 21.Qe2 Rd6 22.Rd1 Re6 23.Qf2 Rc8 24.c3 Kg7 25.g4 h6 26.h4 g5 27.hxg5 hxg5 28.Rh1 Rd8 29.f4 gxf4 30.Qxf4 Re5 31.Rh2 Rd1+ 32.Kc2 Rde1 33.Qh6+ Kg8 34.g5 Rc1+ 35.Kd3 Rd1+ 36.Kc2 Rc1+ 37.Kd3 Rd1+ 1/2-1/2

Mar-21-11  indianchessupdates: First Saturday Chess GM Tournament Series March 2011 ------
Indian IM Srinath Narayanan 2310 finished 8th in a 10 player event with 4.0 points from 9 rounds. He has earned well against the top ranked players and has gained around 6 elo points.

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  Penguincw: This was many days ago, but Srinath Narayanan won the 11th Uros Dinic Memorial (rapid) with 7.5/9, edging out Maksim Vavulin on tiebreaks (while beating about 134 other players).

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  wordfunph: 3-time Asian Junior Champion

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