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Khosro Harandi

Khosro (Hosrov) Sheikh Harandi (born 11 September 1950) is an Iranian chess International Master.

Repeated Champion of Iran, he was a member of the national team in five Chess Olympiads.

He also represented Iran at first board in 19th World Student Team Chess Championship at Graz 1972 (+6 -3 =3).

Harandi won twice zonal FIDE tournaments held in Tehran (1975 and 1978). He tied for 18-20th at Manila 1976 (interzonal; Henrique Mecking won). In 1977, he tied for 1st-3rd in Netanya. In 1978, he tied for 4-5th in Baguio. In 1979, he took 15th place in Rio de Janeiro (interzonal; Lajos Portisch, Tigran Petrosian and Robert Hübner won).

He was awarded the International Master title in 1975 and FIDE Senior Trainer title in 2009.