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Gilles Miralles
Number of games in database: 201
Years covered: 1982 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2420 (2478 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2504

Overall record: +45 -66 =87 (44.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Indian (15) 
    E12 E15
 Sicilian (11) 
    B44 B30 B20 B56 B42
 Queen's Gambit Declined (10) 
    D31 D37 D30 D38
 Modern Benoni (8) 
    A57 A67 A70
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D76 D85 D83 D89 D92
 Benko Gambit (5) 
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Indian (12) 
    E15 E12 E14
 Sicilian (12) 
    B63 B60 B57 B30 B52
 French Defense (8) 
    C05 C11 C08 C17 C18
 Petrov (8) 
    C42 C43
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A46 E00 A45
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (5) 
    B63 B60
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   O Renet vs G Miralles, 1986 0-1
   J L Roos vs G Miralles, 1997 0-1
   Miles vs G Miralles, 1989 0-1
   G Miralles vs C Adrian, 1989 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   20th European Club Cup (2004)

   🏆 5th ch-Francophonie
   M El Adnani vs G Miralles (Nov-02-17) 0-1
   G Miralles vs A Meddeb (Nov-02-17) 1-0
   P Villegas vs G Miralles (Nov-01-17) 1/2-1/2
   G Miralles vs Saad Rian (Oct-29-17) 1-0
   S De Gondo vs G Miralles (Oct-29-17) 0-1

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(born Feb-08-1966, 52 years old) France

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Grandmaster. French champion in 1986 and 1989.

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 201  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Levitt vs G Miralles  0-1201982?E00 Queen's Pawn Game
2. G Miralles vs P Moulin  ½-½261982EU-ch U20A00 Uncommon Opening
3. G Miralles vs I Stohl  ½-½311983GroningenE12 Queen's Indian
4. Oll vs G Miralles 1-0451984Wch U20E39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
5. A Kuligowski vs G Miralles  0-1131985FRA-chTA13 English
6. E Lobron vs G Miralles  1-04119855th WTCh-U26 final AC17 French, Winawer, Advance
7. Yusupov vs G Miralles  1-0581985WchT U26E12 Queen's Indian
8. G Miralles vs Dlugy  0-1471985Ch World (team) (under 26)D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
9. Miles vs G Miralles  1-0341985Metz OpenE12 Queen's Indian
10. G Miralles vs Tringov  ½-½331985BUL-FRAA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
11. Blatny vs G Miralles  ½-½591985GroningenC02 French, Advance
12. Tringov vs G Miralles  ½-½441985BUL-FRAA08 King's Indian Attack
13. G Miralles vs Barbero  0-1421985Ch World (team) (under 26)A88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
14. J A Rubinetti vs G Miralles  ½-½591985World Team-ch 1stE14 Queen's Indian
15. G Franzoni vs G Miralles  0-1401985World Team-ch 1stC05 French, Tarrasch
16. G Miralles vs T Caiafas  1-0201985World Team-ch 1stE12 Queen's Indian
17. G Miralles vs Hertneck  ½-½441985World Team-ch 1stE12 Queen's Indian
18. V Stoica vs G Miralles  ½-½191985World Team-ch 1stC05 French, Tarrasch
19. G Miralles vs Rongguang Ye  0-1471985World Team-ch 1stD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. G Miralles vs Marjanovic  ½-½231986MarseilleD24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
21. G Miralles vs Smejkal  ½-½301986MarseilleD89 Grunfeld
22. G Miralles vs Gulko 0-1491986MarseilleA00 Uncommon Opening
23. G Miralles vs Korchnoi  ½-½421986CannesD85 Grunfeld
24. G Andruet vs G Miralles  ½-½871986CannesE15 Queen's Indian
25. O Renet vs G Miralles 0-1651986EpinalE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 201  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: GM Gilles Miralles, France, born 8 February 1966. Current rating 2466,

French champion 1986 and 1989. Played in the 1986, 1988 and 1990 olympiads, and in European Team Ch 1989 (table 3). GM in 1998. Rating peaks 2520 in 1998 and 2504 in 2006. President of the Fédération Genevoise d’échecs in 2006. Chess teacher in Geneva 2008-2010 incl. at Institute International de Lancy. ICC handle: visio2

In the 1980's, 1.b4 "was played by Gilles Miralles and Tony Miles" says Bill Wall (

Pictures: (video interview) (as Orangutang player!)

Homepage (blog):

With reservations - all taken from the web :)

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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Gilles Miralles.
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