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Thal Abergel
T Abergel 
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Number of games in database: 281
Years covered: 1998 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 2460 (2449 rapid, 2442 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2547

Overall record: +92 -95 =90 (49.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 4 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (48) 
    B90 B48 B31 B25 B43
 Queen's Pawn Game (20) 
    A46 D02 D05 A40 D04
 Caro-Kann (15) 
    B10 B18 B11
 French Defense (14) 
    C07 C11 C10 C03 C00
 Sicilian Taimanov (10) 
    B48 B46 B45 B49
 French (7) 
    C11 C10 C00
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (53) 
    B58 B60 B61 B62 B51
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A45 A46 E10 D02 A50
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (16) 
    B60 B61 B62 B63
 Slav (16) 
    D15 D10 D14 D11
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A60 A56 A62
 Reti System (4) 
    A04 A06
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T Abergel vs R Vedder, 2007 1-0
   T Abergel vs E Moradiabadi, 2007 1-0
   M Richter vs T Abergel, 2013 0-1
   S Citak vs T Abergel, 2005 0-1
   T Abergel vs A Scetinin, 2009 1-0
   T Abergel vs J R Markus, 2007 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   French Championship (2008)
   European Union Championship (2008)
   Isle of Man Masters (2007)
   11th Essent Open (2007)
   Sunway Sitges Open (2015)
   Gibraltar Masters (2007)
   European Championship (2005)
   French Team Championship (2012)
   French Team Championship (2014)
   Chigorin Memorial Open (2009)
   Bundesliga 2018/19 (2018)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)
   Cappelle-la-Grande Open (2014)
   Gibraltar Masters (2020)

   🏆 Cappelle-La-Grande Open
   T Abergel vs M Petrov (Feb-14-22) 1/2-1/2
   C Sochacki vs T Abergel (Feb-14-22) 1-0
   T Abergel vs T Koch (Oct-16-21) 0-1
   F Handke vs T Abergel (Oct-15-21) 1-0
   T Abergel vs P Zelbel (Oct-15-21) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-13-1982, 40 years old) France

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Thal Abergal was awarded the Grandmaster title in 2008.

Wikipedia article: Thal Abergel

Last updated: 2022-01-10 12:15:49

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 302  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Nikcevic vs T Abergel  1-0201998ParisE18 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3
2. V Lukov vs T Abergel  ½-½601998ParisE18 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3
3. Vachier-Lagrave vs T Abergel  0-1662000Clichy Masters 11thB89 Sicilian
4. T Abergel vs Jobava  0-1522000Wch U18B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. A S Rasmussen vs T Abergel  0-1452000Wch U18B20 Sicilian
6. R Hoffmann vs T Abergel  ½-½402001FRA-chT A06 Reti Opening
7. T Abergel vs Vachier-Lagrave  1-0392001Clichy2B53 Sicilian
8. T Abergel vs O Piot  ½-½272001Clichy XII MasterC42 Petrov Defense
9. T Abergel vs G Flom (Battaglini) 1-0212001ch-Paris OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
10. J Murey vs T Abergel  1-0342001ch-Paris OpenB24 Sicilian, Closed
11. A Shchekachev vs T Abergel  1-0342001ch-Paris OpenA30 English, Symmetrical
12. L Bergez vs T Abergel  0-1402002Evry 2ndB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
13. Z Rahman vs T Abergel  1-0322002Paris-ch opA30 English, Symmetrical
14. T Abergel vs Matulovic 1-0322002Belgrade TS12 GMB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
15. E Weinzettl vs T Abergel  1-0222002Belgrade TS12 GMA48 King's Indian
16. T Abergel vs J Lundin  1-0362002Belgrade TS12 GMB40 Sicilian
17. T Abergel vs Brodsky  ½-½522003Cappelle-la-Grande OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
18. T Luther vs T Abergel 1-0282003Cappelle-la-Grande OpenB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
19. T Abergel vs A Kveinys  ½-½312003Cappelle-la-Grande OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
20. Makarov vs T Abergel  ½-½202003Cappelle-la-Grande OpenA04 Reti Opening
21. Kazhgaleyev vs T Abergel  0-1572003Cergy Pontoise opB50 Sicilian
22. T Abergel vs L Bergez  0-1612003Evry GMB01 Scandinavian
23. T Abergel vs Kharlov ½-½422003EU-ch Internet qualB25 Sicilian, Closed
24. T Abergel vs A Murgia  ½-½412003Nice OpenC46 Three Knights
25. T Abergel vs P Pascal  1-0392003Nice OpenA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 302  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-13-06  BIDMONFA: Thal Abergel


Sep-28-08  Simonkaser: congrats to the new french GM !!!!!
Bravo Thal !! CHAMPAAAAAGNE !!!!!
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Grandmaster title approved to him at the 79th FIDE Congress which was held 16-26 November 2008 in Dresden, Germany.


Mar-08-09  wordfunph: At last i found this guy, i thought his last name was THAL whew!
Oct-13-09  Birthday Boy: Happy Birthday!!!Thal Abergel!!!
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <Player of the Day>

And where is <Birthday Boy <?>>

Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Inventor of the Abergel Attack for White in the Caro-Kann - 1. e4 c6 2. ♘e2 d5 3. e5 d4 4. b4.
Oct-13-19  Pyrandus: Tal? Thal?

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