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M Napolitano 
 
Mario Napolitano
Number of games in database: 97
Years covered: 1935 to 1984
Overall record: +31 -43 =23 (43.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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B07 Pirc (4 games)
D47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav (3 games)
B58 Sicilian (3 games)
B65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4 (3 games)
D02 Queen's Pawn Game (3 games)
D85 Grunfeld (2 games)
E73 King's Indian (2 games)
B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening (2 games)
E26 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch (2 games)
D39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation (2 games)

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MARIO NAPOLITANO
(born Feb-10-1910, died Oct-31-1995, 85 years old) Italy

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Dr Mario Napolitano was born in Acquaviva delle Fonti, Italy. Awarded the GMC title in 1953, he finished 2nd= with Harald Malmgren behind Cecil John Seddon Purdy in the 1st World Correspondence Chess Championship (1950) - (1956). He passed away in Florence in 1995.

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 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 97  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. M Napolitano vs A Staehelin  ½-½48 1935 OlympiadD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
2. M Napolitano vs M Romi  0-138 1935 Firenze Camp. Ital.D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
3. A Krumins vs M Napolitano  ½-½121 1935 OlympiadD02 Queen's Pawn Game
4. M Napolitano vs H Mueller  0-146 1935 OlympiadD39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
5. T G Cranston vs M Napolitano  ½-½47 1935 Warsaw ol (Men)D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. M Napolitano vs C H Maderna  0-138 1935 OlympiadD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. I Koenig vs M Napolitano  ½-½59 1935 OlympiadB10 Caro-Kann
8. P Rethy vs M Napolitano  ½-½78 1935 Warsaw ol (Men)D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
9. M Napolitano vs V Winz 0-132 1935 OlympiadA44 Old Benoni Defense
10. I Koenig vs M Napolitano  0-149 1936 Munich OlympiadB58 Sicilian
11. M Napolitano vs E Heilimo 1-017 1936 Munich OlympiadE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
12. M Napolitano vs L Laurine  0-143 1936 Munich OlympiadD68 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical
13. M Napolitano vs Keres 1-031 1936 corrD02 Queen's Pawn Game
14. A Kiprov vs M Napolitano  0-152 1936 Munich OlympiadD85 Grunfeld
15. M Napolitano vs Prins  1-059 1937 7th olm finalB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
16. Guimard vs M Napolitano 1-023 1937 7th olm finalD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
17. C Poulsen vs M Napolitano  0-130 1937 7th olm finalB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
18. B Kostic vs M Napolitano  1-063 1937 7th olm finalB24 Sicilian, Closed
19. M Napolitano vs A Gulbrandsen  1-044 1937 7th olm finalD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
20. M Napolitano vs Stoltz  1-046 1937 7th olm finalE16 Queen's Indian
21. Keres vs M Napolitano  1-036 1942 MunichE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
22. M Napolitano vs Bogoljubov  ½-½75 1942 MunichB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
23. M Napolitano vs Foltys  ½-½30 1942 MunichD95 Grunfeld
24. A Siveri vs M Napolitano  0-126 1942 crD02 Queen's Pawn Game
25. Alekhine vs M Napolitano 1-069 1942 MunichB56 Sicilian
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Feb-10-06  BIDMONFA: Mario Napolitano

NAPOLITANO, Mario
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Feb-10-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheAlchemist: <Dr Mario Napolitano was born on the 10th of February 1910 in Acquaviva delle Fonti, Italy>

He should have been born in Napoli.

Feb-10-06  THE pawn: GMC title? isn't it a Truck company? (''General motors of Canada'' or something like that.) What does it stand for? Grandmaster candidate?
Feb-10-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheAlchemist: <THE pawn> Probably GM of correspondence chess or something, you see he was 2nd in the world championship
Dec-12-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Karpova: Related to Giorgio Napolitano (who was indeed born in Napoli)?
Dec-12-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: They named an ice cream after him?
Dec-12-06  setebos: Yeah because he got licked so many times :)
Dec-12-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: He was very nearly the First Correspondence World Champion.
Dec-25-06  syracrophy: Is he still alive?
Dec-25-06  Prugno: Unfortunately not, he died in 1995 I believe.
Dec-27-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: <THE pawn> The GMC title stands for Grandmaster of Correspondence Chess.
Jun-30-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Chi va Piano, va sano e va lontano.
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