facts and figures from a chess career

Radjabov vs Gelfand

Posted by Stefan on October 8, 2011

Radjabov’s stats against upcoming challenger Gelfand have always been good, especially so the last years. They played their first game against each other in 2001, when Radjabov was 14 years old, and the career total at the time of writing is +5 -1 =10. Counting from 2008 it’s +4 -0 =3 for Radjabov.


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European Club Cup 2011

Posted by Stefan on October 7, 2011

Radjabov was the best player on the first board with a 3019 performance, winning all his games except the short KID draw against Berkes. Adams-Radjabov was a Schliemann where Radjabov won an instructive endgame. Radjabov continued winning all his games with white and after Radjabov-Ponomariov he has won nine rated games in a row with white and reached 2781 and fifth place on the live rating list.

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World Cup 2011

Posted by Stefan on August 7, 2011

Radjabov reached the quarter final where he lost the rapid tiebreak against Ivanchuk. Radjabov won all his games with white, for example Radjabov-Bacrot, Radjabov-Jakovenko and Radjabov-Ivanchuk.

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World Team Championship 2011

Posted by Stefan on July 7, 2011

Radjabov scored +3 -1 =5 in the World Team Championship, the loss coming on time against Kamsky, a player Radjabov now has a career total of +4 -1 =2 against. Position before 31. f6 in Radjabov-Harikrishna:

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Bazna 2011

Posted by Stefan on June 7, 2011

Radjabov shared third with Nakamura after scoring a -1 result in Bazna, two points behind Carlsen and Karjakin, and 0.5 ahead of Ivanchuk and Nisipeanu.

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