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Maria Velcheva
  
Number of games in database: 141
Years covered: 1991 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2197 (2276 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2331

Overall record: +52 -50 =38 (50.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (32) 
    B90 B32 B41 B30 B28
 Sicilian Najdorf (7) 
    B90
 French Tarrasch (6) 
    C03 C07 C05
 Scotch Game (6) 
    C45
 French Defense (6) 
    C05 C03 C07
 Sicilian Kan (5) 
    B41 B43
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (30) 
    B47 B48 B40 B22 B45
 Sicilian Taimanov (16) 
    B47 B48 B45
 Slav (11) 
    D11 D19 D18 D12 D10
 Reti System (4) 
    A06 A04
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Velcheva vs H Puuska, 2007 1-0
   P J Draganova vs M Velcheva, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   7th European Individual Championship: Women (2006)
   Corus Reserve Group (2001)
   European Team Chess Championship (Women) (2007)
   37th Chess Olympiad: Women (2006)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Golden Sands
   M Velcheva vs A Rozhok (Jun-10-12) 0-1
   E Mollaoglu vs M Velcheva (Jun-09-12) 1/2-1/2
   M Velcheva vs A Anev (Jun-08-12) 1-0
   P Velikov vs M Velcheva (Jun-07-12) 1-0
   M Popchev vs M Velcheva (Jun-05-12) 1-0

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MARIA VELCHEVA
(born Oct-14-1976, 43 years old) Bulgaria

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She is a WGM. Bulgarian champion (w) in 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000 and 2001.

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 141  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Stefanova vs M Velcheva  0-1351991Bankia ch-BG-WD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
2. O Maznitsina vs M Velcheva 0-1271993Ch World (cadets) (g) (under 18)C26 Vienna
3. K Maric vs M Velcheva  0-1331995EU-ch U20 GirlsB30 Sicilian
4. E Repkova vs M Velcheva  1-0341996Ch Croatia (team) (2nd league)C55 Two Knights Defense
5. K Spraggett vs M Velcheva  1-0311996UbedaA04 Reti Opening
6. M Velcheva vs Plachetka  1-0571998Pula op 12thB57 Sicilian
7. M Velcheva vs A Maksimenko  0-1442001Corus Reserve GroupB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. A van den Berg vs M Velcheva  ½-½262001Corus Reserve GroupB40 Sicilian
9. M Velcheva vs P Hopman  0-1522001Corus Reserve GroupB01 Scandinavian
10. M de Mie vs M Velcheva  0-1302001Corus Reserve GroupC42 Petrov Defense
11. P Doggers vs M Velcheva  0-1332001Corus Reserve GroupB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
12. M Velcheva vs L Popov  ½-½152001Corus Reserve GroupB07 Pirc
13. Klinova vs M Velcheva  1-0212001Corus Reserve GroupA07 King's Indian Attack
14. M Velcheva vs M Wunnink  0-1402001Corus Reserve GroupB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
15. E Wiersma vs M Velcheva  ½-½302001Corus Reserve GroupB44 Sicilian
16. H Ilieva vs M Velcheva  0-1442001ch-BUL WomenD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
17. M Velcheva vs M Janeva  1-0212001ch-BUL WomenB44 Sicilian
18. T Plachkinova vs M Velcheva  ½-½282001ch-BUL WomenD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
19. M Velcheva vs E Djingarova  ½-½142001ch-BUL WomenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
20. R Genova vs M Velcheva  0-1402001ch-BUL WomenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
21. M Velcheva vs P Chilingirova  1-0502001ch-BUL WomenB32 Sicilian
22. S Yordanova vs M Velcheva  0-1672001ch-BUL WomenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
23. M Velcheva vs L Genova  0-1692001ch-BUL WomenC45 Scotch Game
24. M Voiska vs M Velcheva  ½-½342001ch-BUL WomenA14 English
25. M Velcheva vs P J Draganova  1-0542001ch-BUL WomenB01 Scandinavian
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 141  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-17-08  wanabe2000: Picture from the European Individual Women Championship http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail...
Aug-27-09  Bondsamir: There's somthing wrong in the rating system. Maria Velchva should be at 2486.
Jul-21-10
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  GrahamClayton: Another photo:

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