In 1995 , he was champion of Crete and in 2002 he finished with 7.5 out of 10 on the third place in the tournament for the championship of Greece. Hristos Banikas was first with 8 out of 10. He also played in the Chess Olympiad 2004 in Calvia which was lost. 4 t / m December 12, 2004, he participated in the tournament for the championship of Greece , and he finished with six points from eight games in the first place. Hristos Banikas was second with six points and Stelios Halkias was third.
In the chess database Simbase 922 parties (as of December 2004) played by Ionnis Nikilaidis his face: he won 347 parties, he lost 173 parties and 402 games ended in a draw . Hiswinning percentage is 59
Ionnis played with white the following openings :
Ionnis played with black the following openings: