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Tamir Nabaty
Number of games in database: 427
Years covered: 2005 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2635 (2636 rapid, 2627 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2692

Overall record: +194 -86 =132 (63.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 15 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (44) 
    A45 D02 A46 D00 E00
 Sicilian (44) 
    B32 B90 B94 B57 B45
 Caro-Kann (14) 
    B12 B10 B13 B18 B11
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B94 B96 B95 B99
 English (11) 
    A15 A16 A17 A11 A13
 French Defense (10) 
    C11 C16 C15 C01
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (27) 
    C65 C78 C70 C60 C67
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (26) 
    D21 D20 D25 D26 D24
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    D02 A40 A46 A45 E00
 Caro-Kann (15) 
    B18 B12 B10 B14 B13
 Queen's Gambit Declined (13) 
    D31 D35 D37 D30 D39
 Sicilian (10) 
    B60 B68 B76 B44 B57
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Manea vs T Nabaty, 2012 0-1
   T Nabaty vs R Hovhannisyan, 2018 1-0
   C Monroy vs T Nabaty, 2013 0-1
   T Nabaty vs E Alekseev, 2015 1-0
   S P Sethuraman vs T Nabaty, 2019 0-1
   R Svane vs T Nabaty, 2016 1/2-1/2
   T Nabaty vs S P Sethuraman, 2019 1-0
   T Nabaty vs Navara, 2015 1/2-1/2
   N Birnboim vs T Nabaty, 2015 0-1
   T Nabaty vs A Espinosa Aranda, 2012 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   23rd Czech Open A (2012)
   Rilton Cup 2018/19 (2018)
   Albena Open (2012)
   European Championship (2018)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   Karpos Open (2015)
   European Team Championship (2019)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   European Club Cup (2008)
   Gibraltar Masters (2015)
   European Championship (2015)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)
   European Championship (2012)
   World Junior Championship (2011)
   Gibraltar Masters (2012)

   🏆 European Team Championship
   T Nabaty vs V Erdos (Nov-21-21) 1/2-1/2
   L Lenic vs T Nabaty (Nov-20-21) 1/2-1/2
   M Agopov vs T Nabaty (Nov-19-21) 1/2-1/2
   I Saric vs T Nabaty (Nov-15-21) 1/2-1/2
   T Nabaty vs G Sargissian (Nov-14-21) 0-1

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(born May-04-1991, 30 years old) Israel

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International Master (2010), Grandmaster (2011); Israeli Champion (2013 and 2016).


<Youth> Nabaty placed 6th in World U16 Championship 2006, 8th in the European U16 Championship 2007, 13th in World U16 Championship 2007, 10th in European U18 Championship 2008, 4th in European U18 Championship 2009, and 17th in World U18 Championship of 2009.

<National> He won the Championship of Israel in 2013.

<Continental> Nabaty was equal fifth with 7.5/11 at the European Championship (2015), thereby qualifying to compete in the World Cup 2015.

<World> He played David Navara in the first round of the World Cup (2015), but lost the mini-match by 0.5-1.5 to exit the tournament.


He won the International Chess Festival held in Albena, Bulgaria 3-11 June 2010, ahead of a field including over a dozen grandmasters. He was equal first (fourth on tiebreak) at the Albena Open (2012) and equal second (fourth on tiebreak) at the 2012 Benasque International Open. He won the Belgrade Trophy in 2012 and the Kavala Open in 2013.

Wikipedia article: Tamir Nabaty

Last updated: 2021-05-04 13:29:58

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 443  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Nabaty vs Le Quang Liem  1-0742005Wch U14B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
2. M Marszalek vs T Nabaty  1-0782006Brno Chess FestivalA04 Reti Opening
3. T Nabaty vs P Vavra  1-0162006Brno Chess FestivalB32 Sicilian
4. N Vyskocil vs T Nabaty  0-1512006Brno Chess FestivalA13 English
5. T Nabaty vs K Jakubowski  ½-½442006Brno Chess FestivalB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
6. J Sosna vs T Nabaty  1-0352006Brno Chess FestivalA48 King's Indian
7. Murey vs T Nabaty  0-130200613th Graz InternationalA33 English, Symmetrical
8. T Nabaty vs Kogan  0-132200613th Graz InternationalB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
9. I Krush vs T Nabaty  ½-½23200613th Graz InternationalA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
10. T Nabaty vs A Sokolov  ½-½552007Cappelle la GrandeB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
11. K Piorun vs T Nabaty  0-1262007EU-ch U16 17thC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
12. T Nabaty vs T Haimovich  ½-½392008GM tournamentC56 Two Knights
13. T Nabaty vs I Sidorenko  1-0432008GM tournamentA16 English
14. S Umarov vs T Nabaty  ½-½582008GM tournamentA30 English, Symmetrical
15. T Nabaty vs G Tunik  ½-½322008GM tournamentB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
16. A Bykhovsky vs T Nabaty  ½-½422008GM tournamentD02 Queen's Pawn Game
17. T Nabaty vs S Kaplan  0-1362008GM tournamentB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
18. I Khmelniker vs T Nabaty  1-0342008GM tournamentA45 Queen's Pawn Game
19. T Nabaty vs Lerner  ½-½592008GM tournamentB12 Caro-Kann Defense
20. T Nabaty vs T Gluszko  ½-½292008EU-ch U18 18thB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
21. S V Nemes vs T Nabaty  0-1222008EU-ch U18 18thC78 Ruy Lopez
22. T Nabaty vs L Katov  ½-½362008EU-ch U18 18thB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
23. M Narmontas vs T Nabaty  ½-½282008EU-ch U18 18thB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
24. T Nabaty vs T Burg  1-0522008EU-ch U18 18thB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. D Recuero Guerra vs T Nabaty  ½-½462008EU-ch U18 18thC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 443  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Tabanus: Tamir Nabaty, Israel, born 4 May 1991. Now rated 2485,

Untitled. Rated 2514 in Sept. 2009.

Placed 6th in World U16 Ch 2006, 8th in European U16 Ch 2007, 13th in Wotld U16 Ch 2007, 10th in European U18 Ch 2008, 4th in European U18 Ch 2009, 17th in World U18 Ch 2009.


He has now 3.5/4 in European Individual Ch 2010, and plays Black tomorrow against GM Zoltan Almasi.

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Winner of the Albena Open Chess Tournament (Bulgaria) 3-11 June 2010:, congratulations!

Aug-08-10  BIDMONFA: Tamir Nabaty


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  Penguincw: Top seed Tamir Nabaty finishes in 2nd place at the Anogia Open. He scored 7/9 (+6,-1,=2), finishing behind only 2nd seed Alberto David, who he lost to in R6 (and it was a costly lost).

He went a solid 4.5/5 with white.

Premium Chessgames Member
  cro777: GM Tamir Nabaty is a former Israeli chess champion. He won the Israeli Chess Championships 2013 after showing a great 2681 rating performance.

Nabaty is Wei Yi's opponent in the first round of the 2015 World Cup.

Oct-04-18  Caissanist: Is this the best Israeli-born player ever? All the other notable Israeli players that I know of have been immigrants.
Nov-02-18  fisayo123: Underrated, extremely strong player with a unique style. Hasn't been playing much these days. Hope he can become more active again and inspire us with his great games.
Feb-27-19  sonia91: At 2688, Nabaty is Israel's new #1 player in the Feb 2019 list, ahead of Boris Gelfand (2669) and Maxim Rodshtein (2668). He should be the first Israeli-born to become the top player of Israel.
Dec-18-21  Moszkowski012273: This dudes Wikipedia page is HILARIOUS....
Dec-19-21  Albertan: Nabaty wins Israel Championship:

Dec-19-21  Albertan: Ramirez Nabaty wins Israeli Open Championship:

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