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Aleksander Mista
A Mista 

Number of games in database: 497
Years covered: 1995 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2574 (2514 rapid, 2481 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2617
Overall record: +184 -119 =153 (57.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 41 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (78) 
    B32 B90 B92 B42 B84
 Ruy Lopez (52) 
    C65 C78 C95 C67 C92
 French Defense (34) 
    C07 C03 C04 C09 C05
 French Tarrasch (32) 
    C03 C07 C09 C04 C05
 Sicilian Najdorf (21) 
    B90 B92 B94 B91 B99
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (19) 
    C95 C92 C86 C84 C89
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (56) 
    B33 B30 B32 B27 B40
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (30) 
    D27 D20 D26 D24 D23
 King's Indian (27) 
    E60 E94 E62 E95 E67
 Grunfeld (19) 
    D85 D90 D80 D73 D76
 Queen's Pawn Game (15) 
    A45 A46 E10 D02 A40
 English, 1 c4 c5 (15) 
    A30 A37 A35 A31 A33
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Karjakin vs A Mista, 2007 0-1
   A Mista vs J Musialkiewicz, 2013 1-0
   K Szabo vs A Mista, 2015 0-1
   P Michalik vs A Mista, 2017 0-1
   A Mista vs Navara, 2012 1/2-1/2
   Pawel Hagner vs A Mista, 2011 0-1
   S Williams vs A Mista, 2011 1/2-1/2
   A Mista vs E Powierski, 2016 1-0
   A Mista vs S Citak, 2005 1-0
   J Owczarzak vs A Mista, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Rubinstein Memorial (2013)
   Hastings 2014/15 (2014)
   Hastings 2015/16 (2015)
   POL-ch U18 (2001)
   POL-ch U20 (2001)
   MetLife Warsaw Najdorf Chess Festival (2017)
   Bundesliga 2015/16 (2015)
   French Team Championship (2015)
   European Championship (2008)
   European Championship (2005)
   European Championship (2013)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   European Championship (2017)

   🏆 PNWCC Summer of Seattle
   A Mista vs G Margvelashvili (Aug-11-21) 1/2-1/2
   A Mista vs A Ostrovskiy (Jan-18-21) 1/2-1/2
   T Ringoir vs A Mista (Jan-18-21) 1/2-1/2
   A Mista vs Mishra (Jan-17-21) 1-0
   A Shetty vs A Mista (Jan-17-21) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jan-07-1983, 40 years old) Poland

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Grandmaster (2003).

Mista was 3rd in the 2009 Polish Championship, runner up at the Miguel Najdorf Memorial Tournament in 2010 and at Hastings (2014/15). He represented Poland in the 7th Children's Chess Olympiad held in Artek in 1999. He plays board 1 for MLKS Impact Team Ostróda in the Polish Team Championships. He played with the team TJ TŽ Třinec in the Czech Extraliga from 2004 until 2011, and with ŠK Slavoj Ostrava-Poruba since 2012, playing board 1 every year except for 2012. (1)

Mista is the former coach of the Polish Women's team for the European Team Championship (Women) (2011) and the Chess Olympiad (Women) (2012) (where they won the silver medal). (2)

(1); (2)

Wikipedia article: Aleksander Miśta

Last updated: 2019-01-07 03:46:34

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 497  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D Hennig vs A Mista  1-0331995Wichern OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
2. K Pinkas vs A Mista  ½-½331997Frydek-Mistek op-AB40 Sicilian
3. A Mista vs Radjabov  1-0361997Kasparov CupA40 Queen's Pawn Game
4. A Mista vs B Socko  ½-½431998Krynica op-AE93 King's Indian, Petrosian System
5. A Mista vs K Jakubowski  ½-½211998POL-ch U16C78 Ruy Lopez
6. V Malakhatko vs A Mista  1-0311999Krakow op-AE97 King's Indian
7. K Jakubowski vs A Mista  1-0671999POL-chT U20B07 Pirc
8. T Trabszys vs A Mista  0-1252001POL-ch U18B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
9. A Mista vs M Debowiak  1-0562001POL-ch U18C07 French, Tarrasch
10. M Jakubowski vs A Mista  0-1492001POL-ch U18E80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
11. A Mista vs M Dziuba  ½-½102001POL-ch U18B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
12. S Zawadzki vs A Mista  ½-½452001POL-ch U18B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
13. A Mista vs P Lagowski  0-1582001POL-ch U18B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
14. J Owczarzak vs A Mista 0-1342001POL-ch U18B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
15. A Mista vs M Szymanski  1-0282001POL-ch U18C05 French, Tarrasch
16. K Jakubowski vs A Mista  1-0752001POL-ch U18B07 Pirc
17. A Mista vs D Janaszak  1-0522001POL-ch U18B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
18. R Tomczak vs A Mista  0-1272001POL-ch U18B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
19. J Owczarzak vs A Mista  ½-½192001POL-ch U20B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
20. A Mista vs S Zawadzki  1-0392001POL-ch U20B32 Sicilian
21. M Stryjecki vs A Mista  0-1522001POL-ch U20E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
22. A Mista vs A Wisniewski  1-0272001POL-ch U20B07 Pirc
23. M Dziuba vs A Mista  ½-½472001POL-ch U20A40 Queen's Pawn Game
24. B Heberla vs A Mista  0-1282001POL-ch U20B07 Pirc
25. A Mista vs M Bartel  ½-½152001POL-ch U20C03 French, Tarrasch
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 497  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-06-06  BIDMONFA: Aleksander Mista

MISTA, Aleksander

Jan-30-06  Chess Classics: Hey Mista! Hope he never went to Brooklyn, or that would just be too confusing! :-)


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  Tabanus: GM Aleksander Mista, Poland, born 7 January 1983. Now rated 2562,

GM in 2004. Rated 2579 in Sept. 2009. ICC: FTiMS


Biographies: (in German) (in Polish)


2nd in Najdorf Memorial (Poland) 17-25 July 2010:

Jan-06-15  twinlark: Runner up at Hastings this year. Well done.
Feb-17-16  diagonal: Aleksander Mista (POL) is Hastings Champion 2016, together with Jahongir Vakhidov (UZB), according to the official homepage, there is strictly no tie-break ruling or play-off, both are equal first, <jointly holding the Golombek Trophy>.

Standings from the official homepage:

1= GM Aleksander Mista (POL); gm Jahongir Vakhidov (UZB) 7/9 – £1600.00 each, jointly hold Golombek Trophy for 1 year

3= GM Ferenc Berkes (HUN); GM Igor Khenkin (GER); GM Sarunas Sulskis (LTU); GM Tamas Jr. Fodor (HUN); IM Justin Sarkar (USA) – £410.00 each


Feb-17-16  TheFocus: "Hey, Mista, can we have our ball back?"
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  Penguincw: (this was July 2018)

Mista one of 4 co-winners at the Warsaw Najdorf Festival, scoring 7/9.

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