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Dumitru Ghizdavu
Number of games in database: 84
Years covered: 1966 to 1977
Last FIDE rating: 2415

Overall record: +28 -24 =32 (52.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (28) 
    B93 B81 B56 B89 B97
 Sicilian Najdorf (14) 
    B93 B97 B94
 French Defense (7) 
    C03 C04 C10 C07 C01
 King's Pawn Game (5) 
 Sicilian Scheveningen (4) 
 French Tarrasch (4) 
    C03 C07 C04
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (7) 
    B84 B56 B90 B45 B22
 Alekhine's Defense (5) 
    B02 B03 B04 B05
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C84 C91 C65 C64
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Ghizdavu vs Dake, 1975 1-0
   Ghizdavu vs N Padevsky, 1973 1-0
   Ghizdavu vs Rozvan, 1971 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Lone Pine (1975)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   1967 World Junior chess championship by gauer

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(born May-21-1949, 69 years old) Romania (federation/nationality United States of America)

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International Master (1972).

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 84  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Ghizdavu vs I Roebuck  1-0291966Orebro Stud olm prelim6C11 French
2. B Dueno vs Ghizdavu  0-1411966Orebro Stud olm prelim6C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
3. Kolbak vs Ghizdavu  ½-½181966Orebro Stud olm fAE16 Queen's Indian
4. Y Stepak vs Ghizdavu  ½-½171966Orebro Stud olm fAE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
5. Ghizdavu vs A Z Kapengut  0-1321966Orebro Stud olm fAC01 French, Exchange
6. M Schoeneberg vs Ghizdavu  ½-½141966Orebro Stud olm fAC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
7. E Nowak vs Ghizdavu  1-0361966Orebro Stud olm fAC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
8. Ghizdavu vs N Ivanov  1-0391966Orebro Stud olm fAB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
9. Ghizdavu vs Z Mestrovic  0-1321966Orebro Stud olm fAB89 Sicilian
10. Ghizdavu vs P Atanasov  1-0561967International Junior TournamentB56 Sicilian
11. Ghizdavu vs M Sirkia  1-0291967International Junior TournamentC77 Ruy Lopez
12. Kupreichik vs Ghizdavu  0-1461967International Junior TournamentB32 Sicilian
13. Ghizdavu vs Balashov  ½-½461967International Junior TournamentB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
14. Ghizdavu vs L Espig  1-0481967International Junior TournamentB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
15. Huebner vs Ghizdavu 0-1271967Wch U20C64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
16. Ghizdavu vs Timman  ½-½631967Jerusalem YWCHC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
17. Ghizdavu vs L Day  ½-½1919675, Jerusalem Wch jrB06 Robatsch
18. Keene vs Ghizdavu  1-0351967World Junior ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
19. Ghizdavu vs V Tukmakov  ½-½261968WchT U26 15th qual-AB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
20. Smejkal vs Ghizdavu  1-0401968WchT U26 15th fin-AA34 English, Symmetrical
21. Ghizdavu vs V Tukmakov  ½-½201968WchT U26 15th fin-AB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
22. Ghizdavu vs Szabo  ½-½311968BucharestB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
23. Ghizdavu vs O Troianescu  0-1401968BucharestB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
24. Ribli vs Ghizdavu  1-0411969GroningenB56 Sicilian
25. Vaganian vs Ghizdavu  1-0431969EU-ch U20 prelE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
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Premium Chessgames Member
  Marmot PFL: Anybody know what happened to him? Strong player who just seemed to disappear.
Feb-26-10  siggemannen: He seems to be living in USA,

search for his name here:

Jan-12-17  Howard: 'bout the only thing I know about him was that he was invited to play in the U.S. chess championship in 1977 on less than 48 hours' notice, after the late Kim Commons had to cancel his invitation due to business reasons.
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