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Eesha Karavade
Number of games in database: 457
Years covered: 2002 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2345 (2344 rapid, 2258 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2421

Overall record: +142 -113 =151 (53.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 51 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (30) 
    A13 A15 A14 A11 A10
 King's Indian (28) 
    E92 E94 E91 E90 E81
 Nimzo Indian (23) 
    E32 E21 E34 E38 E40
 Sicilian (14) 
    B31 B51 B40 B27 B50
 Slav (12) 
    D10 D11 D12
 Queen's Gambit Declined (11) 
    D37 D31 D35 D38
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (73) 
    B90 B51 B92 B22 B91
 Sicilian Najdorf (32) 
    B90 B92 B91 B96 B93
 Grunfeld (22) 
    D85 D78 D91 D76 D74
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A45 E10 D02 A46 E00
 Queen's Gambit Declined (17) 
    D38 D31 D30
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C67 C84 C65 C63 C96
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E Karavade vs A Gupta, 2016 1/2-1/2
   Mo Zhai vs E Karavade, 2012 0-1
   R Plater vs E Karavade, 2014 0-1
   N Buksa vs E Karavade, 2017 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2006)
   Asian Women Continental Chess Championship (2012)
   Commonwealth and South African Open (2011)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2007)
   8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2005)
   Reykjavik Open (2010)
   London Chess Classic Open (2013)
   Commonwealth Championship (2008)
   Reykjavik Open (2014)
   Gibraltar Masters (2013)
   Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (Women) (2010)
   Gibraltar Masters (2010)
   Tromso Olympiad (Women) (2014)
   Abu Dhabi Masters (2017)

   🏆 Biel Master Open
   B Bellahcene vs E Karavade (Jul-28-19) 1/2-1/2
   E Karavade vs D Gukesh (Jul-24-19) 0-1
   B Lalith vs E Karavade (Jul-23-19) 1/2-1/2
   E Karavade vs M Mahalakshmi (Jun-14-19) 1/2-1/2
   Turmunkh Munkhzul vs E Karavade (Jun-13-19) 1-0

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(born Nov-21-1987, 34 years old) India

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She is an IM and a WGM.

Wikipedia article: Eesha Karavade

 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 501  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Karavade vs J Zawadzka  0-1321999Wch U12 GirlsB24 Sicilian, Closed
2. N Dzagnidze vs E Karavade  ½-½592000Wch U14 GirlsE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
3. B Munguntuul vs E Karavade  1-0292001Wch U14 GirlsB49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
4. E Karavade vs J Zawadzka  ½-½712002Wch U16 GirlsE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
5. E Karavade vs Zhao Xue  0-1622002World Junior Championship (Girls)A06 Reti Opening
6. E Karavade vs N Kosintseva  0-1772002Wch U20 Girls 19thA04 Reti Opening
7. E Karavade vs T Kosintseva  0-1652002World Junior Championship (Girls)A89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
8. N Dzagnidze vs E Karavade  ½-½72003Wch U20 GirlsD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
9. S Williams vs E Karavade  1-0292003BCF-chD85 Grunfeld
10. Plachetka vs E Karavade  ½-½492004Olomouc opD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
11. A Pourkashiyan vs E Karavade  0-1482004Asian-ch (Women)B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
12. Yifan Hou vs E Karavade  0-1672004Asian-ch (Women)B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
13. W Paschall vs E Karavade  1-0532005FSGM JuneD85 Grunfeld
14. E Karavade vs D Boros  ½-½952005FSGM JuneD98 Grunfeld, Russian
15. E Karavade vs D Werner  1-0422005FSGM JuneE91 King's Indian
16. E Karavade vs A Jakab  0-1392005FSGM JuneA04 Reti Opening
17. I Farago vs E Karavade  1-0312005FSGM JuneD85 Grunfeld
18. Z Stupavski vs E Karavade  ½-½352005FSGM JuneB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
19. E Karavade vs L Seres  ½-½392005FSGM JuneA15 English
20. T Sachdev vs E Karavade  1-0392005FSGM JuneD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
21. E Karavade vs A Czebe  0-1512005FSGM JuneA04 Reti Opening
22. M Hoffmann vs E Karavade  1-0462005FSGM JuneB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
23. O Chebotarev vs E Karavade  1-0182005Aeroflot Open-BB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
24. E Karavade vs M Klenburg  0-1352005Aeroflot Open-BA55 Old Indian, Main line
25. S Kapnisis vs E Karavade  ½-½312005Aeroflot Open-BD94 Grunfeld
 page 1 of 21; games 1-25 of 501  PGN Download
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Jul-24-06  BIDMONFA: Eesha Karavade


Oct-15-06  samsal27: If Eesha beats WGM Bathuyag Mongontuul in the last round , she will have a bright chance to win a medal in the World Junior.
Oct-17-06  samsal27: Eesha finished fifth -
May-02-07  samsal27: Eesha made her final IM Norm in Dubai. Congrats to her! -
May-02-07  Ragh: <samsal27> Thats a great achievement indeed. However, a tournament win by Vijayalakshmi in a strong Italian Open almost went unnoticed by the media. In course of this win, she had quite a few GM scalps and then went on to achieve her FINAL GM norm. So, India has its 16th Grand Master.

May-02-07  fromoort: <Ragh> Great news! Thanks for the update.
May-16-07  samsal27: <Ragh> Viji still has to reach 2500 ELO, does she not? Or has that peak been scaled already?
May-17-07  Ragh: <samsal27> The last paragraph from 'The Hindu' link in my previous post says that <To become a GM, Vijayalakshmi has to raise her rating from the present 2425 to 2500. From this event, she stands to gain around 25 rating points.> So, she needs "just" 50 more elo to be officially crowned a GM.

An update - she is now playing an Open tournament in Liechtenstein .. found this on the Hindu website

May-17-07  Karpova: The official site of the Liechtenstein tournament:

Just click <Int. Schach OPEN> and then <Turnierverlauf allgemeines Turnier>.

May-17-07  samsal27: <Ragh> Cool. <Karpova> thanks for the link!
Jun-26-07  samsal27: Eesha drew with GM Hichem Hamdouchi(ELO 2598) in the 2nd round of the Sort Open. Perhaps she can make an IM norm here? Also, she may have missed a win with 44. Rd8+ (intermezzo with the idea of Ke4) though it is unclear ...
Jun-26-07  samsal27: For a link to the games here is the site -
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  whiteshark: Find expression for being white knuckles:

Oct-06-07  samsal27: Eesha has a bright chance at the World Junior Girls after starting 3/3. She faces Georgian WFM Sopiko Guramishvili next.
Mar-15-11  BLarsen1967: 5 points out of 8 in Reykjavik (with one round to go) is an ok performance by Eesha K.,but what I find most impressive is 3 draws against much higher rated opponents

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