Birner, Armin
Current rating: 1736 (#4470)

Grand Prix Brussels 2010 (WWK standard) starting rating: 1853
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
2 109 Baiesi, Marco (1499) Lost 0-2 -241829
3 289 Dalgaard, Dennis (1527) Lost 1-2 -231806
4 287 Siirand, Ahti (1536) Lost 1-2 -231783
5 319 Poulsen, Anitta Rose (1463) Lost 0-2 -241759
6 293 Defosse, Gregory (1432) Lost 0-2 -231736
top average opponent: 1491record: 0-5 new rating: 1736

Grand Prix Prague 2009 (M10 limited) starting rating: 1912
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
3 594 Samul, Ondrej (1485) Won 2-0 +111923
4 525 Posolda, Ondrej (1656) Lost 1-2 -231900
5 581 Wache, Paul (1620) Lost 1-2 -231877
6 686 Wagner, Rob (1563) Lost 1-2 -241853
top average opponent: 1581record: 1-3 new rating: 1853

Grand Prix Rotterdam 2009 (CON limited) starting rating: 1833
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
3 70 Poelman, Ed (1537) Won 2-0 +121845
4 40 Alvarez, Alejandro (1445) Won 2-0 +111856
5 2 Wijkstra, Menno (1573) Lost 0-2 -231833
6 24 Peerdeman, Bart (1572) Won 2-0 +141847
7 19 Molokanov, Alexander Y (1687) Won 2-0 +151862
8 20 Rosenberger, Alexander (1672) Won 2-0 +141876
9 7 Schreurs, Jos (1744) Lost 0-2 -201856
10 48 van den Brink, Henry (1677) Won 2-0 +151871
11 6 Ruel, Antoine (1812) Lost 1-2 -191852
12 34 Holm, Malte (1587) Won 2-1 +131865
13 39 Kuben, Petr (1622) Won 2-1 +141879
14 3 Ruess, Jan (1858) Won 2-0 +171896
15 23 Schreurs, Jos (1776) Won 2-0 +161912
top average opponent: 1659record: 10-3 new rating: 1912

Pro Tour Berlin 2008 (extended) starting rating: 1773
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 46 Ruel, Antoine (1905) Won 2-0 +201793
2 82 Nelson, Brandon (1715) Lost 0-2 -191774
3 101 Sibast, Rasmus (1729) Won 2-0 +171791
4 42 Pinnegar, Michael (1660) Won 2-0 +161807
5 62 Bernabe, Julio (1779) Won 2-0 +171824
6 15 Kopec, Mateusz (1927) Lost 1-2 -161808
7 74 Winter, Sascha (1663) Won 2-0 +151823
8 39 Sidher, Ricky (1617) Lost 1-2 -211802
9 69 Lundquist, Ben (1772) Lost 0-2 -191783
10 80 Pirkey, James (1531) Lost 1-2 -221761
11 73 DeTora, Melissa (1770) Won 2-1 +181779
12 61 Bucher, Manuel (1977) Lost 0-2 -151764
13 74 Carleton-Barnes, Gabriel (1796) Won 2-0 +191783
14 63 Torstensson, Benny (1750) Won 2-1 +171800
15 47 Gurney, Michael (1833) Won 2-1 +191819
16 46 Jackson, Ben L (1581) Won 2-1 +141833
top average opponent: 1750record: 10-6 new rating: 1833

Grand Prix Paris 2008 (ALA limited) starting rating: 1840
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 556 Popov, Alexander (1605) Lost 1-2 -221818
5 597 Vermehren, Nils (1583) Lost 1-2 -221796
6 660 Lepain, Michael P (1518) Lost 1-2 -231773
top average opponent: 1569record: 0-3 new rating: 1773

Grand Prix Rimini 2008 (Lorwyn block) starting rating: 1888
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 19 Steiner, Stefan (1595) Won 2-0 +121900
5 6 Aceto, Pierluigi (1573) Won 2-1 +131913
6 8 Bruno, Gerardo (1588) Lost 1-2 -241889
7 56 Gorghetto, Alvise (1546) Lost 0-2 -241865
8 71 Tomici, Sergio (1467) Lost 1-2 -251840
top average opponent: 1554record: 2-3 new rating: 1840

Pro Tour Hollywood 2008 (SHM standard) starting rating: 1931
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 33 Boyd, Gerard (1495) Lost 1-2 -261905
2 101 Miller, Colin (1617) Lost 1-2 -231882
3 178 Salemi, Claudio (1609) Lost 1-2 -231859
4 179 Fleurant, Jason (1586) Won 2-0 +131872
5 147 Calvetto, Marcello (1572) Lost 1-2 -231849
6 151 De Rosa, Antonino (1735) Won 2-1 +161865
7 126 Takine, Kenji (1480) Won 2-1 +111876
8 99 Furrow, Tim (1490) Won 2-0 +121888
top average opponent: 1573record: 4-4 new rating: 1888

Grand Prix Brussels 2008 (SHM limited) starting rating: 1908
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 31 Vanbrandt, Dimitri (1500) Won 2-0 +111919
5 23 Licht, Tobias (1542) Won 2-1 +111930
6 19 Wijnen, Marc (1631) Won 2-1 +131943
7 8 Reinhardt, Fabio (1740) Lost 0-0 -221921
8 17 Lopez, Manuel (1596) Won 2-1 +131934
9 14 Bricout, Francois (1771) Won 2-0 +151949
10 53 Stanjer, Robert (1583) Lost 0-2 -251924
11 51 Tenenbaum, Amiel (1891) Won 2-1 +181942
12 11 Nassif, Gabriel (2041) Lost 0-2 -171925
13 32 Noe, Benjamin (1696) Lost 1-2 -221903
14 56 de Vries, Gideon (1648) Won 2-1 +141917
15 24 Kammer, Michael (1692) Won 2-0 +141931
top average opponent: 1694record: 8-4 new rating: 1931

Grand Prix Vienna 2008 (extended) starting rating: 1947
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 16 Calafell, Joel (1918) Won 2-0 +181965
5 34 Meulders, Fried (1944) Lost 0-2 -191946
6 73 Neri, Riccardo (1598) Lost 1-2 -241922
7 99 Lee, Shi Tian (1529) Won 2-1 +111933
8 73 Petriscak, Martin (1500) Lost 0-2 -251908
top average opponent: 1698record: 2-3 new rating: 1908

Grand Prix Stuttgart 2007 (LRW limited) starting rating: 2002
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 86 Grafensteiner, Tobias (1618) Lost 1-2 -251977
5 51 Voutsis, Othon (1503) Won 2-1 +101987
6 86 Bonnet, Remi (1522) Lost 1-2 -261961
7 81 Lam, Wilson (1586) Won 2-0 +121973
8 64 Camacho, Manuel (1539) Lost 0-2 -261947
top average opponent: 1554record: 2-3 new rating: 1947

2007 World Championship (mixed) starting rating: 1995
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 109 Papatsarouchas, Evangelos (1732) Won 2-1 +142009
2 91 Besso, David (1827) Won 2-1 +142023
3 1 Jautakis, Andrius (1636) Lost 1-2 -241999
4 32 Parazzoli, Dario (1641) Won 2-1 +112010
5 46 Vicente Ferrer, Ricardo (1710) Won 2-1 +132023
6 36 Wright, Stuart (1871) Won 2-1 +152038
7 180 Kitayama, Masaya (1801) Won 2-1 +142052
8 147 Joens, Klaus (1996) Won 2-0 +172069
9 133 Zhou, Yujian (1777) Won 2-0 +132082
10 169 Peleg, Uri (1755) Lost 0-2 -242058
11 127 Zacharias, Panaiotis (1663) Lost 0-2 -252033
12 17 Majlaton, Alex (1787) Won 2-0 +142047
13 9 van Heeswijk, Roel (1934) Lost 1-2 -202027
14 15 Ootsuka, Koutarou (2018) Lost 1-2 -182009
15 28 Walls, Gabe (1949) Lost 1-2 -191990
16 35 Engelberg, Lars Jorgen (1656) Won 2-0 +122002
top average opponent: 1797record: 10-6 new rating: 2002

Grand Prix Krakow 2007 (LRW standard) starting rating: 1917
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 54 Oberg, Kenny (1751) Won 2-0 +151932
5 26 Shmuely, Niv (1584) Won 2-1 +121944
6 11 Panara, Bruno (1677) Lost 1-2 -231921
7 24 Nassif, Gabriel (1936) Won 2-0 +181939
8 15 Efimov, Kirill (1539) Won 2-0 +111950
9 5 Raker, Sascha (1710) Won 2-0 +141964
10 8 Arendt, Rafal (1675) Won 2-1 +131977
11 6 Lefebvre, Gaetan (1874) Lost 0-2 -201957
12 10 Merkel, Jan-Moritz (1850) Won 2-1 +161973
13 9 Zembaty, Michal (1693) Won 2-0 +131986
14 3 Dobis, David (1707) Won 2-1 +131999
15 1 Jacko, Robert (1756) ID 01999
Q Zatlkaj, Matej (1815) Won 2-1 +152014
S Tenenbaum, Amiel (1979) Lost 1-2 -191995
top average opponent: 1753record: 10-3-1 new rating: 1995

Pro Tour Valencia 2007 (extended) starting rating: 1864
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 21 Sanchez Brito, Carlos (1780) Won 2-1 +171881
2 101 Southcott, Guy (1465) Won 2-0 +101891
3 9 Martinek, Petr (1679) Won 2-1 +151906
4 6 Zornes, James (1702) Won 2-0 +141920
5 12 Koike, Takayuki (1699) Won 2-1 +141934
6 6 Leka, Laszlo (1608) Won 2-1 +121946
7 2 Refsdal, Thomas (1848) Lost 1-2 -201926
8 9 Sibast, Rasmus (1919) Won 2-0 +181944
9 5 Rus, Tine (1669) Lost 0-2 -231921
10 8 Siron, Geoffrey (1849) Lost 0-2 -191902
11 23 Krish, Rondy (1816) Won 2-0 +171919
12 17 Larsen, Christoffer (1626) Won 2-0 +121931
13 7 Wafo-Tapa, Guillaume (2130) Lost 0-2 -141917
top average opponent: 1753record: 9-4 new rating: 1917

Grand Prix Florence 2007 (Time Spiral block) starting rating: 1715
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
2 407 Bouton, Simon (1640) Won 2-1 +171732
3 380 Vignessoule, Guillaume (1602) Won 2-0 +161748
4 348 Mercadal, Carlos (1555) Lost 0-2 -221726
5 390 Zaccone, Massimo (1545) Won 2-1 +151741
6 369 Gammaitoni, Eli (1552) Won 2-1 +141755
7 338 Moore, Richard N (1791) Won 2-0 +191774
8 316 Menni, Matteo (1592) Won 2-0 +151789
9 315 Pini, Francesco (1577) Won 2-1 +141803
10 11 Thaler, Sebastian (2097) Draw 1-1 +51808
11 11 Chan, Tiago (2016) Won 2-0 +221830
12 6 Queroub, Steve (1773) Won 2-1 +171847
13 3 Intini, Giovanni (1685) Won 2-1 +151862
14 3 Cavaglieri, William (1861) Won 2-0 +181880
15 1 Kaneko, Masami (1908) ID 01880
Q Coimbra, Andre (2000) Lost 1-2 -161864
top average opponent: 1746record: 11-2-2 new rating: 1864

Pro Tour Geneva 2007 (PLC draft) starting rating: 1688
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 140 Chen, Qu (1465) Won 2-1 +141702
2 157 Wafo-Tapa, Guillaume (2013) Won 2-0 +241726
3 47 Valori, Kim (1848) Won 2-1 +201746
4 62 Sonne, Jonathan (1946) Lost 0-2 -141732
5 27 Sander, Andreas (1622) Draw 1-1 -21730
6 36 Lebedowicz, Osyp (1933) Lost 1-2 -151715
top average opponent: 1804record: 3-2-1 new rating: 1715

Pro Tour Kobe 2006 (TSP draft) starting rating: 1688
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 90 Matignon, Guillaume (1661) Won 2-0 +181706
2 36 Intini, Giovanni (1543) Lost 0-2 -211685
3 144 Osawa, Takuya (1989) Won 2-1 +231708
4 125 Oiso, Masashi (1877) Won 2-0 +211729
5 131 Derrickson, David (1551) Lost 0-2 -211708
6 53 Wang, Ming Chee (1612) Lost 0-2 -201688
top average opponent: 1706record: 3-3 new rating: 1688

Grand Prix Turin 2006 (DIS limited) starting rating: 1670
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
2 23 Kagawa, Mido (1614) Lost 0-2 -191651
3 232 Cassani, Giuliano (1499) Won 2-0 +151666
4 99 Rentzsch, Stefan (1724) Won 2-0 +191685
5 64 Duva, Riccardo (1540) Won 2-0 +151700
6 68 Enevoldsen, Thomas (1660) Lost 0-2 -181682
7 75 Lanese, Ivan (1587) Won 2-0 +161698
8 78 Stropoli, Julien (1533) Won 2-0 +151713
9 25 Porojan, Raul (1526) Won 2-0 +141727
10 20 Tenenbaum, Amiel (1841) Won 2-0 +211748
11 7 Von Kalkstein, Christian (1716) Lost 1-2 -191729
12 25 Liu, Tian (1611) Lost 1-2 -201709
13 24 Pla, David (1687) Lost 1-2 -191690
14 6 Costa, Frederico (1711) Won 2-0 +191709
15 27 Michel, Johann (1571) Lost 1-2 -211688
top average opponent: 1630record: 8-6 new rating: 1688

Pro Tour Prague 2006 (DIS draft) starting rating: 1681
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 71 Beguin, Benoit (1792) Won 2-1 +201701
2 52 Yokoi, Masaki (1774) Lost 0-2 -171684
3 146 Luhrs, Christian (1861) Lost 0-2 -151669
4 82 Freiles, Giuliano (1491) Won 2-0 +151684
5 82 Ikeda, Tsuyoshi (1881) Lost 1-2 -141670
top average opponent: 1760record: 2-3 new rating: 1670

Grand Prix Dortmund 2006 (GPT limited) starting rating: 1731
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
2 18 Wigge, Mathias (1756) Lost 0-2 -181713
3 178 Gruendlich, Jan (1482) Lost 1-2 -221691
4 174 Schneider, Philipp (1482) Won 2-0 +151706
5 129 Bodsch, Andreas (1543) Draw 1-1 -31703
6 132 Dorle, Ludovic (1486) Lost 1-2 -221681
top average opponent: 1550record: 1-3-1 new rating: 1681

Grand Prix Hasselt 2006 (RAV limited) starting rating: 1750
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 4 Laboureau, Mickael (1542) Won 2-0 +151765
5 14 Gelan, Sven (1532) Lost 1-2 -231742
6 35 Bungard, Oliver (1567) Lost 1-2 -211721
7 49 Merckx, Robin (1488) Won 2-1 +141735
8 60 Massart, Philippe (1611) Lost 1-2 -201715
9 59 Frieling, Jan (1621) Won 0-0 +161731
top average opponent: 1560record: 3-3 new rating: 1731

Grand Prix Nottingham 2005 (RAV limited) starting rating: 1805
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
2 44 Vignessoule, Guillaume (1546) Lost 1-2 -231782
3 127 Jamieson, Graeme (1500) Won 2-0 +131795
4 115 Vanrie, Wim (1552) Lost 0-2 -221773
5 183 Paterson, Scott (1503) Lost 0-2 -231750
top average opponent: 1525record: 1-3 new rating: 1750

Grand Prix Bologna 2005 (SOK limited) starting rating: 1776
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
2 132 Giaretta, Andrea (1444) Won 2-0 +121788
3 97 Malin, Antti (1814) Lost 1-2 -181770
4 166 Cerciello, Vincenzo (1503) Won 2-0 +131783
5 107 Martelli, Lucio (1463) Won 2-0 +131796
6 63 Hartmann, Ivo (1610) Won 2-0 +141810
7 25 Verhulst, Johan (1742) Lost 1-2 -191791
8 67 Neri, Riccardo (1556) Won 2-1 +141805
top average opponent: 1590record: 5-2 new rating: 1805

Grand Prix Leipzig 2005 (BOK limited) starting rating: 1801
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
2 78 Holtin, Benjamin (1642) Won 2-1 +151816
3 37 Heinrich, Artie (1536) Won 2-1 +131829
4 3 Dannowski, Carsten (1472) Won 2-1 +121841
5 22 Reiter, Micha (1678) Lost 1-2 -211820
6 46 Eckl, Christoph (1553) Lost 1-2 -231797
7 44 Kluck, Kim (1592) Lost 0-2 -211776
top average opponent: 1579record: 3-3 new rating: 1776

Grand Prix Vienna 2004 (COK limited) starting rating: 1845
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 26 Kamenov, Dusan (1369) Won 2-0 +101855
5 45 Grunauer, Simon (1573) Lost 1-2 -231832
6 80 Zniszczol, Jacek (1496) Won 2-1 +121844
7 47 Dato, Federico (1759) Lost 0-2 -201824
8 61 Bognar, Zoltan (1523) Lost 0-2 -231801
top average opponent: 1544record: 2-3 new rating: 1801

Pro Tour San Diego 2004 (DST draft) starting rating: 1864
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 154 Fiori, Stefano (1787) Won 2-0 +161880
2 64 Perez Paez, Oscar (1650) Won 2-1 +141894
3 32 Lindgren, Tommi (1770) Lost 0-2 -201874
4 109 Stowers, Chris (1659) Won 2-1 +141888
5 112 Landriz, Erik (1697) Lost 0-2 -221866
6 70 Doshi, Vishvas (1670) Lost 1-2 -211845
top average opponent: 1706record: 3-3 new rating: 1845

Grand Prix Birmingham 2004 (DST limited) starting rating: 1799
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 56 Ruel, Antoine (2033) Won 2-1 +221821
5 5 Blume, Marco (1820) Won 2-0 +181839
6 13 Moore, Richard N (1647) Lost 0-2 -221817
7 32 Hall, Kenneth (1579) Lost 1-2 -221795
8 37 Caunce, Graham (1562) Won 2-1 +141809
9 29 Clyne, Richard (1562) Won 2-0 +131822
10 4 Jakobsen, Martin (1608) Won 2-1 +151837
11 30 Nessler, Michael (1658) Won 2-1 +141851
12 26 Moore, Richard N (1702) Lost 1-2 -201831
13 22 Chapman, Jonny (1717) Won 2-0 +161847
14 5 Joebstl, Markus (1785) Won 2-1 +171864
top average opponent: 1697record: 8-3 new rating: 1864

Pro Tour Amsterdam 2004 (MRD rochester) starting rating: 1792
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 14 Hovi, Tommi (1938) Won 2-1 +201812
2 24 Kruschel, Andreas (1636) Won 2-1 +151827
3 7 Kennes, Johan (1613) Won 2-1 +141841
4 85 Cornelissen, Kamiel (1969) Lost 0-2 -151826
5 119 Hay, Tom (1705) Won 2-1 +161842
6 27 Hoaen, Rich (1786) Lost 1-2 -191823
7 50 Stead, Bill (1965) Lost 1-2 -161807
8 44 De Rosa, Antonino (1872) Won 2-0 +191826
9 38 Kok, Christiaan (1623) Lost 0-2 -211805
10 37 Stead, Bill (1940) Lost 0-2 -161789
11 30 Yokosuka, Tomohiro (1770) Won 2-0 +181807
12 51 Heeswijk, Roel (1666) Lost 1-2 -211786
13 47 Fleming, Benjamin (1638) Won 2-1 +161802
14 40 Conway, Douglas (1625) Lost 1-2 -221780
15 51 Zajdner, Mark (1797) Won 2-0 +191799
top average opponent: 1770record: 8-7 new rating: 1799

Grand Prix Munich 2003 (MRD limited) starting rating: 1685
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
3 136 Brodner, Alexander (1573) Won 2-0 +161701
4 16 Kammel, Alexander (1574) Won 2-1 +151716
5 22 Chiera, Luca (1659) Won 2-0 +171733
6 9 van der Gun, Paul (1546) Lost 0-2 -211712
7 76 Jensen, David (1735) Won 2-1 +181730
8 44 Remie, Jeroen (2067) Won 2-0 +241754
9 20 Barenhoff, Daniel (1722) ID 01754
10 15 Summersberger, Helmut (1891) Won 2-1 +211775
11 30 Seume, Julian (1686) Won 2-0 +161791
12 7 Gouin, Steven (1883) Lost 0-2 -161775
13 1 Blech, Reinhard (1847) Lost 0-2 -171758
14 8 Szegho, Dalibor (1684) Won 2-0 +171775
15 15 Chiera, Luca (1720) Won 2-1 +171792
top average opponent: 1737record: 9-3-1 new rating: 1792

2003 European Championship (mixed) starting rating: 1646
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 93 Faustino, Manuel (1556) Won 2-0 +161662
2 27 Mellaerts, Damien (1583) Won 2-0 +171679
3 2 van der Velden, Stan (1855) Lost 0-2 -151664
4 81 Avsec, Anze (1616) Won 2-0 +171681
5 41 Zatlkaj, Matej (1695) Won 2-0 +181699
6 82 Shaw, Thomas (1711) Lost 0-2 -181681
7 45 Luhrs, Christian (1846) Lost 0-2 -151666
8 14 Reinhardt, Fabio (1849) Lost 0-2 -141652
9 86 Schneider, Oliver (1723) Won 2-0 +191671
10 62 Flaaten, Christian (1526) Won 2-0 +151686
11 30 Hoelzl, Johannes (1723) Lost 1-2 -171669
12 48 Cuomo, Dario (1616) Won 2-0 +171686
13 35 Hajnisz, Aleksander (1710) Lost 1-2 -181668
14 45 Pils, Florian (1576) Won 2-0 +171685
top average opponent: 1685record: 8-6 new rating: 1685

Grand Prix Prague 2003 (LGN limited) starting rating: 1519
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
4 26 Tenenbaum, Amiel (1925) Won 2-1 +251544
5 11 Malota, Rene (1517) Won 2-0 +181562
6 2 Levy, Raphael (1907) Lost 1-2 -121550
7 57 Menner, Andreas (1563) Won 2-1 +181568
8 22 Preyer, Thomas (1897) Lost 0-2 -121556
9 48 Pils, Florian (1560) Won 2-0 +181574
10 7 Horemans, Michiel (1584) Won 2-1 +181592
11 30 Gomersall, Sam (1852) Lost 0-2 -131579
12 25 Schatz, Markus (1642) Won 2-1 +191598
13 1 Lebeda, Jiri (1635) Won 2-0 +181616
14 15 Rizner, Andrej (1611) Won 2-1 +181634
15 22 Baberowski, Dirk (2040) Won 2-1 +251659
Q Gundersen, Thomas (1899) Lost 1-2 -131646
top average opponent: 1741record: 9-4 new rating: 1646

Grand Prix Vienna 2001 (ODY limited) starting rating: 1500
round table opponent (rating) result Δrating
1 167 Hoff, Gudrun (1500) Lost 0-1 -181482
2 305 Reindl, Roland (1482) Won 2-0 +181500
3 187 Conka, Stefan (1485) Won 2-1 +181518
4 106 Stezekal, Jindisch (1545) Won 2-1 +181536
5 71 Steger, Mario (1503) Lost 0-2 -181518
6 123 Pettifer, Philip (1590) Won 2-1 +191537
7 95 Sikic, Zeljko (1536) Lost 0-2 -181519
8 99 Mander, Eero (1524) Draw 1-1 01519
top average opponent: 1521record: 4-3-1 new rating: 1519