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Luis Galego
Number of games in database: 476
Years covered: 1982 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2471 (2472 rapid, 2519 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2543

Overall record: +163 -96 =209 (57.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 8 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (67) 
    B30 B50 B40 B31 B52
 King's Indian Attack (39) 
 French Defense (21) 
    C01 C02 C00 C12
 Caro-Kann (15) 
    B12 B11 B18 B10
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    A45 D02 D04 A46 A40
 Ruy Lopez (11) 
    C69 C67 C84 C77 C85
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (58) 
    B42 B43 B40 B28 B22
 Queen's Pawn Game (27) 
    A46 A41 A45 D00 E00
 Sicilian Kan (27) 
    B42 B43
 Bogo Indian (21) 
 Old Indian (18) 
    A55 A53 A54
 Pirc (17) 
    B07 B08
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Galego vs S Fedorchuk, 2005 1-0
   Galego vs I E Morovic-Fernandez, 1996 1-0
   Galego vs V Milov, 2007 1/2-1/2
   Galego vs W Pajeken, 2014 1-0
   D Kjartansson vs Galego, 2004 0-1
   S Nyysti vs Galego, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Union Individual Championship (2006)
   I Torneo Iberoamericano (Grupo-A) (2004)
   XXII Reykjavik Open (2006)
   Reykjavik Open (2010)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   Reykjavik Open (2004)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   6th European Individual Championship (2005)
   Reykjavik Open (2008)
   Reykjavik Open (2015)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
   Reykjavik Open (2014)
   43rd Chess Olympiad (2018)

   🏆 Chess Olympiad
   O N Al Ali vs Galego (Oct-05-18) 1/2-1/2
   Kasimdzhanov vs Galego (Oct-04-18) 1/2-1/2
   Galego vs B Bellahcene (Oct-02-18) 1/2-1/2
   Galego vs E Paciencia (Sep-30-18) 1-0
   Stanislav Babarykin vs Galego (Sep-28-18) 1-0

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(born Apr-25-1966, 52 years old) Portugal

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In 2002, Luis Galego was awarded the Grandmaster title. He was Portuguese champion in 1997, 1998, 2004, 2005, 2012, and has played in 10 Chess Olympiads.

ICC: trail

Wikipedia article: Lu%C3%ADs Galego

Last updated: 2018-03-31 22:15:56

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 476  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Ipek Yilmaz vs Galego  1-0411982EU-ch U20B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
2. P Moulin vs Galego  1-0331982EU-ch U20E12 Queen's Indian
3. Galego vs Blatny  ½-½411985Wch U20C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
4. Galego vs Bagirov  ½-½441986PORB02 Alekhine's Defense
5. N Davies vs Galego  1-0571986Lisbon (Portugal)A04 Reti Opening
6. E Fernandez Aguado vs Galego  1-0331989EUR-chT (Men) 9thB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
7. Galego vs D Lawson  1-0341989EUR-chT (Men) 9thB22 Sicilian, Alapin
8. Galego vs B Zueger  1-0371989EUR-chT (Men) 9thA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. T Marinelli vs Galego  ½-½611989EUR-chT (Men) 9thE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
10. A Kosten vs Galego  1-0391989EUR-chT (Men) 9thC03 French, Tarrasch
11. Galego vs A Kogan  1-0621989EUR-chT (Men) 9thC53 Giuoco Piano
12. A Ludgate vs Galego  ½-½381989EUR-chT (Men) 9thA34 English, Symmetrical
13. Galego vs A Bastian  1-0291989EUR-chT (Men) 9thC29 Vienna Gambit
14. Galego vs Y Kosashvili  ½-½481990Tel aviv olC25 Vienna
15. Andrew Jones vs Galego  ½-½451990Novi Sad ol (Men)B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
16. Galego vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-0551990Novi Sad ol (Men)B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
17. Sosonko vs Galego  ½-½241990Chess OlympiadA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
18. Tolnai vs Galego  1-0961990Novi Sad ol (Men)C11 French
19. Galego vs V Kovacevic  ½-½461990Chess OlympiadC01 French, Exchange
20. Galego vs Beim  ½-½271990Chess OlympiadB07 Pirc
21. R Vera vs Galego  ½-½261990Novi Sad ol (Men)E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
22. Zsuzsa Polgar vs Galego  1-0351991San Sebastian OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Galego vs Gulko  0-1391992Sevilla opB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
24. Galego vs Illescas Cordoba  1-0431992actionA07 King's Indian Attack
25. J Sarfati vs Galego  ½-½461992Chess OlympiadE48 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 476  PGN Download
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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:

Jun-14-12  Shams: A brilliant attacking game by Galego-- Spraggett annotates here:

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