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Luis Galego
Number of games in database: 436
Years covered: 1982 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2449 (2480 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2543
Overall record: +144 -91 =193 (56.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      8 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (81) 
    B30 B50 B40 B31 B52
 French Defense (20) 
    C01 C12 C00 C02
 King's Indian Attack (16) 
 Caro-Kann (15) 
    B10 B18 B11 B12
 English (10) 
    A16 A11 A15 A19 A14
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    A45 D02 D04 A40 A46
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (55) 
    B42 B43 B40 B22 B28
 Sicilian Kan (23) 
    B42 B43
 Queen's Pawn Game (21) 
    A46 A41 A45 E00
 Bogo Indian (18) 
 Old Indian (17) 
    A55 A53 A54
 Pirc (16) 
    B07 B09 B08
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Galego vs S Fedorchuk, 2005 1-0
   Galego vs V Milov, 2007 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Union Individual Championships (2006)
   I Torneo Iberoamericano (Grupo-A) (2004)
   XXII Reykjavik Open (2006)
   Reykjavik Open (2010)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   7th European Individual Championship (2006)
   Reykjavik Open (2008)
   Reykjavik Open (2004)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   6th European Individual Championship (2005)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
   Reykjavik Open (2015)
   Reykjavik Open (2014)

   Galego vs Leitao (Sep-12-16) 1/2-1/2
   Galego vs J R G del Nogal (Sep-10-16) 1/2-1/2
   Galego vs Akar Ali Salih Salih (Sep-09-16) 1-0
   D Anton Guijarro vs Galego (Sep-08-16) 1-0
   M Al Sayed vs Galego (Sep-06-16) 1/2-1/2

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(born Apr-25-1966, 50 years old) Portugal

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In 2002, Luis Galego was awarded the Grandmaster title. He was Portuguese champion in 1997, 1998, 2004 and 2005, and has played in 10 olympiads.

ICC: trail

Wikipedia article: Lu%C3%ADs Galego

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 436  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. E Ipek Yilmaz vs Galego  1-041 1982 EU-ch U20B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
2. P Moulin vs Galego  1-033 1982 EU-ch U20E12 Queen's Indian
3. Galego vs Blatny  ½-½41 1985 SharjahC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
4. N Davies vs Galego  1-057 1986 Lisbon (Portugal)A04 Reti Opening
5. Galego vs Bagirov  ½-½44 1986 PORB02 Alekhine's Defense
6. Galego vs B Zueger  1-037 1989 EU-chT (Men)A45 Queen's Pawn Game
7. T Marinelli vs Galego  ½-½61 1989 EU-chT (Men)E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
8. A Kosten vs Galego  1-039 1989 EU-chT (Men)C03 French, Tarrasch
9. Galego vs A Kogan  1-062 1989 EU-chT (Men)C53 Giuoco Piano
10. A Ludgate vs Galego  ½-½38 1989 EU-chT (Men)A34 English, Symmetrical
11. Galego vs A Bastian  1-029 1989 Ch Europe (team)C29 Vienna Gambit
12. E Fernandez Aguado vs Galego  1-033 1989 EU-chT (Men)B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
13. Galego vs D Lawson  1-034 1989 EU-chT (Men)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
14. Galego vs V Kovacevic  ½-½46 1990 Novi Sad olC01 French, Exchange
15. Sosonko vs Galego  ½-½24 1990 Novi Sad olm NLD-PORA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
16. Galego vs V Beim  ½-½27 1990 Novi Sad ol (Men)B07 Pirc
17. Galego vs Y Kosashvili  ½-½48 1990 Tel aviv olC25 Vienna
18. A Jones vs Galego  ½-½45 1990 Novi Sad ol (Men)B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. Galego vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-055 1990 Novi Sad ol (Men)B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
20. Tolnai vs Galego  1-096 1990 Novi Sad ol (Men)C11 French
21. R Vera vs Galego  ½-½26 1990 Novi Sad ol (Men)E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
22. Zsuzsa Polgar vs Galego  1-035 1991 Sebastian opA46 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Galego vs F Berend  1-046 1992 EU-chT (Men)B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
24. Tolnai vs Galego  ½-½43 1992 EU-chT (Men)B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. Galego vs Illescas Cordoba  1-043 1992 actionB40 Sicilian
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 436  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-10-05  lopium: Seems a strong player, can we have his biography?
Jul-10-06  BIDMONFA: Luis Galego


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  Tabanus: GM Luis Galego, Portugal, born 25 April 1966. Now rated 2488,

GM in 2002. Rated 2543 in April 2006. ICC: trail

His 10 olympiads:

Portuguese champion 1994, 2002, 2004 and 2005.

Biography: (in Polish)

Pictures: http://www.liverpoolchessinternatio... (vs Short in 2006, 1/2)

3rd today in Taša CUCA SA, Angola, 13-19 May 2010:

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  Tabanus: 3rd in the "Villa de Mislata" (Spain) 16-22 August 2010:

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  Shams: A brilliant attacking game by Galego-- Spraggett annotates here:

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