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Renier Vazquez Igarza
  
Number of games in database: 223
Years covered: 1991 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2571 (2623 rapid, 2589 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2606

Overall record: +80 -54 =89 (55.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (16) 
    B30 B44 B32 B96 B52
 Queen's Gambit Declined (11) 
    D38 D31 D37 D35 D39
 King's Indian (9) 
    E92 E62 E91 E97 E60
 English (8) 
    A15 A14 A17
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E32 E53 E47 E21 E33
 English, 1 c4 c5 (6) 
    A30 A37 A39 A34 A33
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (41) 
    B40 B46 B43 B90 B27
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    E10 A46 A40 E00 D02
 English (9) 
    A15 A10 A11 A14 A16
 Sicilian Kan (6) 
    B43 B42
 Petrov (6) 
    C42
 Sicilian Taimanov (6) 
    B46 B48
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Muzychuk vs R Vazquez Igarza, 2013 0-1
   R M D P de Almeida vs R Vazquez Igarza, 2016 0-1
   R Vazquez Igarza vs R Swinkels, 2006 1-0
   A R Saleh Salem vs R Vazquez Igarza, 2010 0-1
   R Vazquez Igarza vs S Garcia Martinez, 2001 1-0
   R Vazquez Igarza vs Nakamura, 2016 1/2-1/2
   R Vazquez Igarza vs Wei Yi, 2015 1/2-1/2
   R Vazquez Igarza vs M Rodshtein, 2015 1-0
   R Vazquez Igarza vs I Nepomniachtchi, 2014 1/2-1/2
   R Vazquez Igarza vs C Ramos Caldera, 2012 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2006)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2005)
   Aeroflot Open (2010)
   Aeroflot Open (2009)
   Cappelle la Grande (2006)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2016)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2015)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2017)
   European Team Championship (2015)
   Cappelle-la-Grande (2014)
   43rd Chess Olympiad (2018)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2001 Capablanca memorial (premier - I) by gauer

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Chess Olympiad
   R Vazquez Igarza vs D Jojua (Oct-05-18) 1/2-1/2
   R Vazquez Igarza vs R Mohammad Fahad (Oct-03-18) 1-0
   R Svane vs R Vazquez Igarza (Oct-02-18) 1/2-1/2
   R Vazquez Igarza vs N Georgiadis (Sep-30-18) 1/2-1/2
   R Vazquez Igarza vs Ponomariov (Sep-28-18) 1/2-1/2

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RENIER VAZQUEZ IGARZA
(born Jan-08-1979, 39 years old) Cuba (federation/nationality Spain)

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Grandmaster. Champion of Madrid 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007 and 2008. Winner of the Seville Open in 2010 and 2nd at the Benasque International Open in 2012.

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 223  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Vazquez Igarza vs Granda Zuniga  0-1301991San FernandoC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
2. R Vazquez Igarza vs Illescas Cordoba  0-1611991PalmaB44 Sicilian
3. I Herrera vs R Vazquez Igarza  1-0381997Matanzas ch-CUBC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
4. R Vazquez Igarza vs L Dominguez  0-1201998CUB-ch U18B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
5. H Teske vs R Vazquez Igarza  1-0521998Capablanca mem PremierA45 Queen's Pawn Game
6. R Vazquez Igarza vs L Dominguez  1-0291999Capablanca Memorial Premier II 34thB50 Sicilian
7. R Gonzalez vs R Vazquez Igarza  1-0601999Capablanca mem Premier II 34thB40 Sicilian
8. L Dominguez vs R Vazquez Igarza  ½-½482000CUB-chB40 Sicilian
9. V R Borovikov vs R Vazquez Igarza  1-0282000Mondariz Open 7thB23 Sicilian, Closed
10. Y Gonzalez Vidal vs R Vazquez Igarza  0-1492001ch-CUBB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
11. R Vazquez Igarza vs L Bruzon Batista 0-1222001ch-CUBB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
12. A Abreu Delgado vs R Vazquez Igarza  ½-½362001ch-CUBB40 Sicilian
13. R Vazquez Igarza vs O Almeida Quintana  ½-½392001ch-CUBB30 Sicilian
14. N Delgado Ramirez vs R Vazquez Igarza  0-1612001ch-CUBB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
15. R Vazquez Igarza vs R Vera  ½-½142001ch-CUBC67 Ruy Lopez
16. R Quesada vs R Vazquez Igarza  1-0492001ch-CUBA07 King's Indian Attack
17. R Vazquez Igarza vs R Leyva Proenza  ½-½72001ch-CUBB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. I Herrera vs R Vazquez Igarza  ½-½422001ch-CUBB44 Sicilian
19. R Vazquez Igarza vs F De la Paz  0-1262001ch-CUBC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
20. F M Gomez Fontal vs R Vazquez Igarza  1-0182001ch-CUBA46 Queen's Pawn Game
21. R Vazquez Igarza vs R O Perez Garcia  ½-½112001ch-CUBD02 Queen's Pawn Game
22. M Gongora Reyes vs R Vazquez Igarza  0-1522001ch-CUBB42 Sicilian, Kan
23. R Vazquez Igarza vs S Garcia Martinez  ½-½472001ch-CUBB55 Sicilian, Prins Variation, Venice Attack
24. J Nogueiras vs R Vazquez Igarza  ½-½252001ch-CUBA30 English, Symmetrical
25. L Dominguez vs R Vazquez Igarza  1-0452001ch-CUBB42 Sicilian, Kan
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 223  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-16-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: GM Renier Vazquez Igarza, Spain, born 8 January 1979. Now rated 2563, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...

GM in 2007. Changed federation from CUB to ESP in 2004.

Champion of Madrid 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007 and 2008.

Biographies:
http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Renier... (Polish) http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Renier... (Spanish)

Pictures:
http://www.chessbase.com/espanola/i... http://personales.ya.com/moratalaz/... http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_HXdCLQOjv...

Winner today of Seville Open (Spain):
http://www.fsajedrez.com/torneos/20..., congratulations!

Aug-28-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Placed 3rd in Torneo Abierto de Collado Villalba (Spain) 20-28 August 2010:

http://www.chess-results.com/tnr361...

Sep-03-10  Remizatorul: I made around 2100 photos in this open, organised by my club.All the photos in this open here ... http://onlychess.weebly.com/next---...
Jan-30-15  ketchuplover: 4/4 at Gibraltar so far
Jan-31-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Congrats to Renier Vazquez Igarza for being one of only 4 players remaining perfect at Tradewise Gibraltar (2015) through 4 rounds. Out of the 4 that are perfect (Nakamura, Wei Yi, Adhiban and him), he's the lowest rated. This performance has gained him a sweet 11.9 rating points.

Those rating points should increase, but he now has white against the red hot Wei Yi, whose probably an undefeated +25 in his last 40 games or something like that. :)

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