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Zoltan Gyimesi

Zoltan Gyimesi
Born (1977-03-31) 31 March 1977 (age 47)
Kecskemét, Hungary
TitleGrandmaster (1996)
FIDE rating2674 (July 2024)
Peak rating2674 (July 2012)
Peak rankingNo. 71 (April 2013)

Zoltán Gyimesi (born 31 March 1977) is a Hungarian chess grandmaster and national champion in 2005. He has participated in four Chess Olympiads (1998, 2002, 2004, 2006) with a record of +11=18-4. In 2002, at the 35th Chess Olympiad, the Hungarian team won the silver medal with Gyimesi on the fourth board.[1]

In 2004, he tied for 1st-6th with Evgeniy Najer, Artyom Timofeev, Kaido Külaots, Sergey Grigoriants and Oleg Korneev in the Cappelle-la-Grande Open.[2] In 2005 he won the Hungarian Chess Championship,[3] the EU Individual Open Chess Championship[4] and the European Rapid Chess Championship.[5]

Gyimesi is married to IM Nóra Medvegy.[6]


  1. ^ Zoltán Gyimesi team chess record at
  2. ^ 20e Open International de Cappelle-la-Grande 2004 Cappelle-la-Grande Open official website. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  3. ^ Crowther, Mark (23 May 2005). "TWIC 550: Hungarian Championships". The Week in Chess. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  4. ^ Crowther, Mark (4 April 2005). "TWIC 543: European Union Championship". The Week in Chess. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  5. ^ Gyimesi, Zoltán (29 May 2008). "Miskolc: Carlsen draws first blood". ChessBase. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  6. ^ Relatives of Chessplayers
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