Baskaran Adhiban

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Baskaran Adhiban
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Adhiban playing at the 2013 Chess World Cup
Country India
Born 1992
Title Grandmaster
FIDE rating 2619 (August 2014)
(No. 352 on the August 2013 FIDE World Rankings)
Peak rating 2606 (April 2014)

Baskaran Adhiban (born 1992) is an Indian chess Grandmaster, ranked twelfth in the country (as of August 2013). He was Under-16 World champion and 2010 Indian champion.

In the 2013 Chess World Cup, Adhiban caused an upset in the first two rounds, beating 2710-rated Russian GM Evgeny Alekseev in the first round, and Alexandr Fier in the second round.

Adhiban won the Barcelona open with score of 8.5 out of 10. This event included 23 GMs and 28 IMs.[1]

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