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I Calvi 
 
Ignazio Calvi
Number of games in database: 8
Years covered: 1842 to 1844
Overall record: +4 -3 =1 (56.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

Most played openings
C45 Scotch Game (2 games)
C39 King's Gambit Accepted (2 games)

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IGNAZIO CALVI
(born Jan-21-1797, died Aug-17-1872, 75 years old) Italy

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Ignazio Calvi became a political refugee in France, spending some 14 years there. During that time he became a leading player at the Cafe De La Regence and drew a match with Lionel Adalbert Bagration Felix Kieseritsky (+7, =1, -7) in 1845. He was also a study composer. In 1848 he finally returned to Italy joined the army and retired with the rank of major in 1862. He then became a pharmacist.

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 page 1 of 1; 8 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. I Calvi vs Kieseritzky 1-033 1842 Paris mC45 Scotch Game
2. I Calvi vs Kieseritzky 0-153 1842 Paris mC53 Giuoco Piano
3. I Calvi vs Kieseritzky ½-½56 1842 Paris mC44 King's Pawn Game
4. Kieseritzky vs I Calvi 0-141 1842 Paris mD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. I Calvi vs Kieseritzky 0-120 1842 Paris mC42 Petrov Defense
6. Kieseritzky vs I Calvi 1-036 1842 Paris 1_mC39 King's Gambit Accepted
7. I Calvi vs Kieseritzky 1-027 1842 Paris mC45 Scotch Game
8. Kieseritzky vs I Calvi 0-154 1844 Paris m/1C39 King's Gambit Accepted
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