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Dan-Catalin Barbulescu
Number of games in database: 27
Years covered: 1981 to 1988
Last FIDE rating: 2390
Highest rating achieved in database: 2465

Overall record: +8 -9 =10 (48.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (9) 
    B92 B84 B69 B80 B44
With the Black pieces:
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   Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs Browne, 1984 1-0
   Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs Granda Zuniga, 1986 1/2-1/2

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(born Jun-23-1964, 55 years old) Romania

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International Master (1984).

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 27  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. G Borg vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  1-0341981Groningen 33/38A28 English
2. G Siegel vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  1-0521982EU-ch U20A14 English
3. Short vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  1-0351983Wch U20B44 Sicilian
4. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs Chiburdanidze  1-0381984Rubinstein Memorial 22ndC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
5. N Spiridonov vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  0-1461984Rubinstein Memorial 22ndA28 English
6. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs G Zaichik  ½-½201984Rubinstein Memorial 22ndB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
7. G Kuzmin vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  1-0571984Rubinstein Memorial 22ndB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
8. A Kuligowski vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  0-1561984Rubinstein Memorial 22ndD94 Grunfeld
9. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs Eingorn  ½-½191984Rubinstein Memorial 22ndC03 French, Tarrasch
10. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs Browne 1-0421984Chess OlympiadB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
11. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs H Wirthensohn  1-0351985World Team-ch 1stB44 Sicilian
12. A J Mestel vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  1-0401985World Team-ch 1stC18 French, Winawer
13. Xu Jun vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  ½-½511985World Team-ch 1stE15 Queen's Indian
14. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs J L Seret  1-0391985World Team-ch 1stB08 Pirc, Classical
15. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs D H Campora  ½-½511985World Team-ch 1stB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
16. Ivkov vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  ½-½151986Capablanca MemorialE14 Queen's Indian
17. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs Granda Zuniga  ½-½441986Capablanca MemorialB69 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 11.Bxf6
18. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs J Diaz Diaz  1-0571986Capablanca MemorialB72 Sicilian, Dragon
19. E Vladimirov vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  1-0481986Capablanca MemorialD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. N Davies vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  ½-½381986AlbenaA08 King's Indian Attack
21. Azmaiparashvili vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  0-1521986AlbenaE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
22. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs de Firmian  ½-½241986Chess OlympiadB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
23. Speelman vs Dan-Catalin Barbulescu  1-0341986Chess OlympiadA15 English
24. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs Suba  0-1401987TimisoaraB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. Dan-Catalin Barbulescu vs Xu Jun  ½-½211987TimisoaraB08 Pirc, Classical
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  wordfunph: he's got victories against Browne, Azmaiparashvili, Kuligowski, Chiburdanidze...what happened to his GM title aspiration?
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