Zoltán Almási

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Zoltán Almási
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Full name Zoltán Almási
Country Hungary
Born (1976-08-29) August 29, 1976 (age 38)
Title Grandmaster
FIDE rating 2695 (October 2014)
(No. 27 in the January 2012 FIDE World Rankings)
Peak rating 2726 (July 2011)
The native form of this personal name is Almási Zoltán. This article uses the Western name order.

Zoltán Almási (born August 29, 1976) is a Hungarian chess grandmaster. He is a seven-time Hungarian Chess Champion, winning in 1995, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2003, 2006 and 2008. In the FIDE World Chess Championship 2004, he made it to the fourth round where he lost 2–0 to Rustam Kasimdzhanov, the eventual winner of the event.

In 2008 he won the Reggio Emilia tournament in Italy scoring 5½/8.

He crossed the 2700 FIDE rating line in November 2009 (2704).

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