|Country Soviet UnionGeorgia|
Name Nino Gurieli
|Born December 6, 1961 (age 61) Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union (1961-12-06) |
Title International masterWoman Grandmaster
Nino Gurieli (Georgian: ნინო გურიელი; born December 6, 1961) is a Georgian chess player who holds the titles of International master and Woman Grandmaster. She is a descendant of the noble family of Gurieli and married to a fellow chess grandmaster, Zurab Sturua.
Gurieli won the Georgian women's chess championship in 1976. She has competed for the Women's World Chess Championship several times, most recently she competed in the Women's World Chess Championship, 2010, where she went out in the first round. In recent years, she has also been acting as a captain of Georgian Women's Ollympic Team.