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Margareta Muresan
Number of games in database: 198
Years covered: 1974 to 2002
Last FIDE rating: 2206
Highest rating achieved in database: 2320

Overall record: +54 -55 =89 (49.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (22) 
    E97 E95 E94 E70 E69
 English (17) 
    A13 A15 A14 A17 A10
 English, 1 c4 c5 (12) 
    A30 A34 A33 A35 A31
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D30 D37 D31
 Dutch Defense (4) 
    A81 A84
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A41 E00
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (23) 
    B32 B22 B42 B90 B85
 Caro-Kann (14) 
    B17 B18 B12 B10 B13
 Slav (9) 
    D10 D12 D15 D17 D16
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E54 E32 E34 E42 E20
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A41 A45 D05 D02 A40
 Pirc (5) 
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   M Muresan vs M Porubszky-Angyalosine, 1987 1-0

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(born Mar-13-1950, 68 years old) Romania

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Margareta Muresan (nee Juncu) was born in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Awarded the WIM title in 1975 and the WGM title in 1982, she was Romanian Women's Champion in 1983, 1985 and 1987.

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 198  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Feustel vs M Muresan  ½-½301974Halle (Women) 08thB32 Sicilian
2. C Hoelzlein vs M Muresan  1-0311974Halle (Women) 08thB23 Sicilian, Closed
3. I Vesela vs M Muresan 0-1481974Halle+ (Women) 08thA45 Queen's Pawn Game
4. M Muresan vs M Heintze  ½-½521974Halle (Women) 08thD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. M Muresan vs M Porubszky-Angyalosine  1-0341974Halle (Women) 08thA60 Benoni Defense
6. B Burchardt-Hofmann vs M Muresan  ½-½411974Halle (Women) 08thB32 Sicilian
7. M Muresan vs M Petrova Kalmukova  1-0311974Halle (Women) 08thA71 Benoni, Classical, 8.Bg5
8. M Muresan vs G Just  ½-½411974Halle (Women) 08thA84 Dutch
9. M Muresan vs B Paniagua  1-0251978Olympiad (Women) Qualifying Group 4E92 King's Indian
10. M Muresan vs I Zapata  1-0361978Olympiad (Women) Qualifying Group 4E87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
11. M Muresan vs N Kellner  ½-½561978Olympiad (Women) Qualifying Group 4D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
12. M Muresan vs M Lares  1-0421978Olympiad (Women) Qualifying Group 4D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
13. H Shibuta vs M Muresan  0-1311978Olympiad (Women) Qualifying Group 4B94 Sicilian, Najdorf
14. S Bengtsson vs M Muresan  0-1371978Olympiad (Women) Final-BB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
15. D Teasley vs M Muresan  1-0511978Olympiad (Women) Final-BD02 Queen's Pawn Game
16. M Garcia Padron vs M Muresan  ½-½481978Olympiad (Women) Qualifying Group 4A57 Benko Gambit
17. M Muresan vs V Shikova  ½-½251978Olympiad (Women) Qualifying Group 4E00 Queen's Pawn Game
18. M Muresan vs S Warkentin  1-0251978Olympiad (Women) Final-BD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
19. M Muresan vs E Polihroniade 1-0131979BudapestA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
20. V Justo vs M Muresan  0-1301980La ValettaB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
21. M Muresan vs H Brunker  1-0241980Chess Olympiad (Women)A33 English, Symmetrical
22. N Alexandria vs M Muresan ½-½441980Chess Olympiad (Women)A33 English, Symmetrical
23. P Chilingirova vs M Muresan  ½-½441980Chess Olympiad (Women)E20 Nimzo-Indian
24. C Whitehead vs M Muresan  0-1461980Chess Olympiad (Women)B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. M Muresan vs N Takahashi  1-0401982Chess Olympiad (Women)E91 King's Indian
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Mar-13-08  BIDMONFA: Margareta Muresan

MURESAN, Margareta

Mar-13-08  Bobsterman3000: Any relation to Gheorge Muresan who formerly played with the Washington Wizards?

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  brankat: Happy Birthday Margareta!
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  whiteshark: from bio <she was Romanian Women's Champion in 1983 and 1985.> and 1987 for a third time.


Mar-10-11  BLarsen1967: Clear winner of the 1982 Interzonal in Tbilisi with 10.5 out of 14,1 point ahead of Irina Levitina - After that Margareta faced the legendary Lidia Semenova in the Candidates Qfinals,Muresan played brilliantly yet she lost the match 4.5 - 5.5
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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday to Player of the Day!
Mar-13-14  Stonehenge: According to her name is Juncu once again.
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