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Rinat Jumabayev
R Jumabayev 
Number of games in database: 1,205
Years covered: 2001 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 2654 (2562 rapid, 2534 blitz)

Overall record: +366 -195 =278 (60.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 366 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (70) 
    D02 E10 A45 E00 A40
 Reti System (57) 
    A04 A06 A05
 King's Indian (56) 
    E62 E63 E97 E60 E67
 English (46) 
    A15 A13 A10 A14 A17
 Slav (45) 
    D11 D12 D10 D15 D14
 Sicilian (38) 
    B53 B31 B50 B51 B45
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (129) 
    B90 B50 B22 B40 B48
 Ruy Lopez (58) 
    C67 C65 C95 C78 C77
 Queen's Pawn Game (47) 
    A46 A45 E00 D02 A40
 French Defense (33) 
    C11 C07 C02 C01 C00
 Grunfeld (32) 
    D85 D78 D80 D90 D97
 Nimzo Indian (28) 
    E32 E38 E43 E45 E59
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Jumabayev vs S Chanda, 2020 1-0
   B Eiti vs R Jumabayev, 2021 0-1
   Caruana vs R Jumabayev, 2021 0-1
   R Jumabayev vs M Socko, 2017 1-0
   R Jumabayev vs F Vallejo Pons, 2016 1-0
   Swiercz vs R Jumabayev, 2019 1/2-1/2
   R Jumabayev vs P Darini, 2014 1-0
   Carlsen vs R Jumabayev, 2012 1/2-1/2
   Jiner Zhu vs R Jumabayev, 2022 1/2-1/2
   M Vavulin vs R Jumabayev, 2017 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (2010)
   Aeroflot Open (2020)
   London Chess Classic Open (2015)
   Aeroflot Open (2015)
   Asian Continental (2019)
   MetLife Warsaw Najdorf Chess Festival (2017)
   Chigorin Memorial (2016)
   Chigorin Memorial (2012)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2012)
   Sharjah Masters (2018)
   Baku Open (2013)
   Lindores Abbey Tal Mem (2021)
   48th World Junior Championship (2009)
   Chigorin Memorial (2013)
   Gibraltar Masters (2019)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Corsica Masters 2017 by Tabanus

   🏆 Chennai Olympiad
   R Jumabayev vs Ganguly (Aug-09-22) 1-0
   Saric vs R Jumabayev (Aug-08-22) 1/2-1/2
   R Jumabayev vs Indjic (Aug-07-22) 0-1
   R Jumabayev vs R Mamedov (Aug-06-22) 1/2-1/2
   Shirov vs R Jumabayev (Aug-05-22) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jul-23-1989, 33 years old) Kazakhstan

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FIDE Master (2005); International Master (2007); Grandmaster (2009).


<National> Jumabayev placed 3rd in the Kazakhstan championship 2007, 2nd in the Kazakhstan championship 2009. Kazakhstan Champion in 2014 and 2017.

<Continental and World> He qualified through the Asian Continental Championship 2011 for the World Cup (2011), but bowed out to French super-GM Laurent Fressinet in the first round. He qualified via Zone 3.4 for the World Cup (2015) and was eliminated when he lost his first round match to Pavel Eljanov.

Jumabayev scored a major upset by eliminating Fabiano Caruana, then ranked #2 in the world, in the third round of the World Cup (2021). He was eliminated in the following round by Sam Shankland.

Standard Tournaments

1st at Gyumri 2009, 2nd in Agzamov Memorial 2010 held in Uzbekistan, 1st at Open de Sants 2017.

Rapid and Blitz

Kazakhstan blitz champion 2008 and rapid champion 2009.


Wikipedia article: Kazakhstani Chess Championship

Wikipedia article: Rinat Jumabayev

Last updated: 2022-08-31 05:00:08

 page 1 of 49; games 1-25 of 1,215  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Druzhinin vs R Jumabayev  0-1452001Novosibirsk OpenE92 King's Indian
2. A Belozerov vs R Jumabayev  1-0452001Novosibirsk OpenB07 Pirc
3. A Survilo vs R Jumabayev  0-1592001Novosibirsk OpenB72 Sicilian, Dragon
4. R Jumabayev vs A Akishev  ½-½552001Novosibirsk OpenB06 Robatsch
5. S Pimankin vs R Jumabayev 0-1322001Novosibirsk OpenE68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4
6. R Jumabayev vs A Kopylov  ½-½92001Novosibirsk OpenC41 Philidor Defense
7. V Permiakov vs R Jumabayev  1-0492001Novosibirsk OpenE68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4
8. R Jumabayev vs L Demidov  ½-½482001Novosibirsk OpenC42 Petrov Defense
9. V Gerber vs R Jumabayev  ½-½312001Novosibirsk OpenE91 King's Indian
10. M Bykov vs R Jumabayev  0-1402001Novosibirsk OpenB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
11. S Kasela vs R Jumabayev  0-1592001World Championship U12E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
12. R Jumabayev vs N Baltabayev  1-0622001World Championship U12B59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
13. R Hrzica vs R Jumabayev  ½-½252001World Championship U12B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
14. R Jumabayev vs A Diamant  1-0492001World Championship U12B32 Sicilian
15. Ngoc Truongson Nguyen vs R Jumabayev ½-½282001World Championship U12E77 King's Indian
16. R Jumabayev vs O Martirosyan  ½-½372001World Championship U12B06 Robatsch
17. Bachmann vs R Jumabayev  ½-½372001World Championship U12A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
18. R Jumabayev vs M Leon Hoyos  ½-½362001World Championship U12B27 Sicilian
19. M Rodshtein vs R Jumabayev  ½-½452001World Championship U12E97 King's Indian
20. R Jumabayev vs D Larino Nieto 1-0652001World Championship U12C11 French
21. I Khairullin vs R Jumabayev  ½-½542001World Championship U12B06 Robatsch
22. Chuprov vs R Jumabayev  1-03520024th Stage Russian CupB06 Robatsch
23. Chuprov vs R Jumabayev  1-0352002RUS-Cup04B06 Robatsch
24. R Jumabayev vs D Kokarev  ½-½3420024th Stage Russian CupB50 Sicilian
25. A Kraev vs R Jumabayev  ½-½402002RUS-Cup04A48 King's Indian
 page 1 of 49; games 1-25 of 1,215  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Tabanus: GM Rinat Jumabayev, Kazakhstan, born 23 July 1989. Now rated 2552,

IM in 2007. GM in 2009

Kazakhstan blitz champion 2008 and rapid champion 2009. Placed 2nd in the Kazakhstan championship 2009 (he was 3rd in 2007).


Winner of Gyumri 2009:

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: FIDE has him as Rinat Jumabayev. In the Gyumri tournament 2009 (see picture) he is named Zhumabayev.

R Zhumabaev and R Zhumabayev

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  Tabanus: 2nd in Agzamov Memorial (UZB) 23-31 March 2010:

Jul-23-10  wordfunph: with current 2547 and peak of 2557..

Jul-06-12  BIDMONFA: Rinat Jumabayev


Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Winner of Open de Sants 2017 (18-27 August), with 8.5/10 and undefeated. Congrats!

Mar-05-19  ketchuplover: Down goes Adams!
Mar-09-19  sonia91: He defeated Karjakin, who blundered in the endgame, in the World Team Chess Championship (2019) today in round 5. Thanks to this victory Kazakhstan avoided a 0-4 defeat against Russia.
Mar-10-19  sonia91: <Kazakhstan's top player Rinat Jumabayev received numerous phone calls to congratulate him for his victory against Sergey Karjakin. Next to him, Zhandos Abishev, the tournament director. #WTCC2019>

Oct-10-19  wordfunph: Jumabayev vs So

go Rinat!

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  Penguincw: Jumabayev finishes in a 4 way tie for 1st for Aeroflot 2020, losing out on tiebreaks.

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