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Maria Velcheva
Number of games in database: 132
Years covered: 1991 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2197 (2276 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2331

Overall record: +50 -46 =35 (51.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (30) 
    B90 B32 B41 B30 B28
 French Defense (6) 
    C07 C03 C05
 French Tarrasch (6) 
    C07 C05 C03
 Scotch Game (6) 
 Sicilian Najdorf (5) 
 Sicilian Kan (5) 
    B41 B43
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (27) 
    B47 B48 B40 B22 B45
 Sicilian Taimanov (15) 
    B47 B48 B45
 Slav (11) 
    D11 D18 D19 D15 D13
 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)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2008)
   37th Chess Olympiad: Women (2006)
   European Team Chess Championship (Women) (2007)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)

   🏆 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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(born Oct-14-1976, 42 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 132  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. H Ilieva vs M Velcheva  0-1442001ch-BUL WomenD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
8. M Velcheva vs M Janeva  1-0212001ch-BUL WomenB44 Sicilian
9. T Plachkinova vs M Velcheva  ½-½282001ch-BUL WomenD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
10. M Velcheva vs E Djingarova  ½-½142001ch-BUL WomenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
11. R Genova vs M Velcheva  0-1402001ch-BUL WomenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
12. M Velcheva vs P Chilingirova  1-0502001ch-BUL WomenB32 Sicilian
13. S Yordanova vs M Velcheva  0-1672001ch-BUL WomenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
14. M Velcheva vs L Genova  0-1692001ch-BUL WomenC45 Scotch Game
15. M Voiska vs M Velcheva  ½-½342001ch-BUL WomenA14 English
16. M Velcheva vs P J Draganova  1-0542001ch-BUL WomenB01 Scandinavian
17. M Doncheva vs M Velcheva  0-1522001ch-BUL WomenB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
18. K Arakhamia-Grant vs M Velcheva  ½-½2620012nd ch-EUR WomenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
19. M Velcheva vs I Chelushkina  ½-½5620012nd ch-EUR WomenB01 Scandinavian
20. N Gaprindashvili vs M Velcheva  1-06220012nd ch-EUR WomenD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. M Velcheva vs M Reszka  ½-½3820012nd ch-EUR WomenB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
22. A Kucypera vs M Velcheva  0-13420012nd ch-EUR WomenA07 King's Indian Attack
23. M Velcheva vs E Lopatskaya  1-03720012nd ch-EUR WomenB07 Pirc
24. O Alexandrova vs M Velcheva 1-03220012nd ch-EUR WomenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
25. M Velcheva vs Bosboom-Lanchava  1-07620012nd ch-EUR WomenB30 Sicilian
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 132  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-17-08  wanabe2000: Picture from the European Individual Women Championship
Aug-27-09  Bondsamir: There's somthing wrong in the rating system. Maria Velchva should be at 2486.
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  GrahamClayton: Another photo:

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