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Meelis Kanep
Number of games in database: 284
Years covered: 1994 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2440 (2480 rapid, 2378 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2537

Overall record: +75 -51 =91 (55.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 67 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (35) 
    A45 D02 A40 E10 A41
 Slav (19) 
    D11 D12 D14
 Queen's Gambit Declined (14) 
    D35 D31 D30 D38 D37
 King's Indian (10) 
    E63 E61 E91 E80 E90
 English (8) 
    A13 A16 A10 A17 A15
 Grunfeld (8) 
    D87 D86 D97 D80 D85
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (55) 
    B32 B90 B22 B20 B80
 King's Indian (12) 
    E91 E61 E60 E62 E94
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B92 B96 B95
 English (8) 
    A13 A15 A14
 Slav (8) 
    D15 D11 D12 D10
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D38 D31 D30 D35
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Kanep vs D Kolbus, 2011 1-0
   Kanep vs Jobava, 2000 1-0
   M Soot vs Kanep, 2010 0-1
   Kanep vs Kulaots, 2005 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Junior Championship (2003)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   Olympiad (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2012)
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2011)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   Pro Chess League (2018)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)
   European Team Championship (2019)

   🏆 European Team Championship
   Kanep vs T Nabaty (Nov-02-19) 0-1
   S Beukema vs Kanep (Nov-01-19) 0-1
   Kanep vs K Piorun (Oct-31-19) 1/2-1/2
   D Svetushkin vs Kanep (Oct-30-19) 0-1
   Kanep vs H A Gretarsson (Oct-28-19) 1/2-1/2

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(born May-27-1983, 36 years old) Estonia

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Grandmaster. Estonian champion in 2004, 2005 and 2007. Winner of the Keres Memorial in Tallinn in 2005.

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 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 284  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Markus vs Kanep  0-1591994Wch U12B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
2. Grischuk vs Kanep  1-0441995EU-ch U12B53 Sicilian
3. Kanep vs Jobava 1-0322000Wch U18A45 Queen's Pawn Game
4. Kanep vs M Tsiganova 1-0272001TCh-ESTD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
5. T Rauk vs Kanep  0-1242001TCh-ESTD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. Kanep vs V Garber  1-0322001TCh-ESTD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
7. I Krupenski vs Kanep  ½-½692001TCh-ESTA06 Reti Opening
8. Kanep vs V Muutnik  ½-½282001TCh-ESTA53 Old Indian
9. Kanep vs A Vaher  1-0492001TCh-ESTA45 Queen's Pawn Game
10. B Lelumees vs Kanep  0-1312001TCh-ESTA22 English
11. J Nyback vs Kanep  0-1482001Keres mem openE60 King's Indian Defense
12. V Muutnik vs Kanep  ½-½172001Keres mem openE85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation
13. Kanep vs Gavrikov  0-1552001Keres mem openA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
14. Kanep vs J G Nicholson  1-0442001Keres mem openA45 Queen's Pawn Game
15. Kanep vs S Budylina  1-0552001Keres mem openA81 Dutch
16. M Keskel vs Kanep  1-0672001Keres mem openB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
17. T Fomina vs Kanep  0-1492001Keres mem openD00 Queen's Pawn Game
18. Kanep vs V Yemelin  0-1472001Keres mem openA45 Queen's Pawn Game
19. S Nyysti vs Kanep  ½-½282001Keres mem openA20 English
20. O Sepp vs Kanep  ½-½692001ch-ESTA07 King's Indian Attack
21. Kanep vs K Kiik  0-1392001ch-ESTA45 Queen's Pawn Game
22. U Lauk vs Kanep  0-1312001ch-ESTB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
23. Kanep vs A Kveinys  ½-½372001ch-ESTA45 Queen's Pawn Game
24. J Narva vs Kanep  0-1412001ch-ESTD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. Kanep vs T Seeman  ½-½272001ch-ESTA45 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 284  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: GM Meelis Kanep, Estonia, born 27 May 1983. Now rated 2518,

IM in 2002, GM in 2006. Estonian champion in 2004, 2005 and 2007. Rating peak 2535 in April 2008

Played in the olympiads 2002 (1st reserve), 2004 (board 4), 2006 (board 2) and 2008 (board 2). Winner of Keres Memorial in Tallinn 2005

Biography: (in German) (in Polish)


Draw against GM Lazaro Bruzon at age 16:

[Event "Wch U18"]
[Site "Oropesa del Mar"]
[Date "1999.10.28"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Kanep, Meelis"]
[Black "Bruzon, Lazaro"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[WhiteElo "2191"]
[BlackElo "2528"]

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 d5 4.Nf3 Bg7 5.Qb3 dxc4 6.Qxc4 O-O 7.e4 Bg4 8.Be2 Nc6 9.d5 Bxf3 10.gxf3 Na5 11.Qd3 c5 12.Be3 Nd7 13.f4 Rb8 14.O-O b5 15.e5 Nc4 16.b3 Nxe3 17.fxe3 a6 18.Rad1 Qa5 19.Ne4 Rfd8 20.Rc1 c4 21.bxc4 1/2-1/2

Jan-26-12  BIDMONFA: Meelis Kanep

KANEP, Meelis

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  offramp: His name looks like it is a London (Vizayanagaram) (1883) of something.
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