One of the best ways to get better at chess is to study the games of the best. In the last list of top games we published, we went over ten of Francisco Vallejo Pons’s best chess games. Now in this post, we are going through ten of the best games of Ernesto Inarkiev.
10. Ernesto Inarkiev vs Rafael Leitao – World Cup, Round 1 – Tromso, Norway – August 13, 2013
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Rafael Leitao at the World Cup tournament on August 13, 2013. Inarkiev played the Caro-Kann Defense with the white pieces.
9. Nick J Larter vs Ernesto Inarkiev – European Club Cup, Round 2 – Kallithea, Greece – October 18, 2008
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Nick J Larter at the European Club Cup tournament on October 18, 2008. Inarkiev played the Sicilian Defense with the black pieces.
8. Hikaru Nakamura vs Ernesto Inarkiev – X Anibal Open, Round 9 – Linares, Spain – March 08, 2003
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Hikaru Nakamura at the X Anibal Open tournament on March 08, 2003. Inarkiev played the King’s Indian Defense with the black pieces.
7. Ernesto Inarkiev vs Peter Svidler – Bundesliga, Round 3 – Baden Baden, Germany – November 19, 2016
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Peter Svidler at the Bundesliga tournament on November 19, 2016. Inarkiev played Keres Defense with the white pieces.
6. Daniel Abbas vs Ernesto Inarkiev – European Club Cup, Round 1 – Antalya, Turkey – October 08, 2017
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Daniel Abbas at the European Club Cup tournament on October 08, 2017. Inarkiev played one of the best openings with the black pieces, the Sicilian Defense.
5. Etienne Bacrot vs Ernesto Inarkiev – Baku Grand Prix, Round 11 – Baku, Azerbaijan – May 03, 2008
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Etienne Bacrot at the Baku Grand Prix tournament on May 03, 2008. Inarkiev played the Spanish Game with the black pieces.
4. Ernesto Inarkiev vs Murtas Kazhgaleyev – Round 6 – Moscow, Russia – January 01, 2008
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Murtas Kazhgaleyev at the Moscow Open tournament on January 01, 2008. Inarkiev played the Morphy Defense with the white pieces.
3. Ernesto Inarkiev vs Ian Nepomniachtchi – Russian Championship Superfinal, Round 9– Moscow, Russia – December 13, 2006
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Ian Nepomniachtchi at the Russian Championship Superfinal tournament on December 13, 2006. Inarkiev played the French Defense with the black pieces.
2. Cemil Aghamaliyev vs Ernesto Inarkiev – Turkish Team Championship, Round 7 – Konya, Turkey – July 04, 2011
Ernesto Inarkiev played against Cemil Aghamaliyev at the Turkish Team Championship tournament on July 04, 2011. Inarkiev played the Indian Game with the black pieces
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