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Jean-Luc Costa
Number of games in database: 50
Years covered: 1986 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2417
Highest rating achieved in database: 2437

Overall record: +9 -29 =12 (30.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Semi-Slav (4) 
    D47 D43 D45
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (4) 
    D23 D22 D27 D28
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   L Day vs J Costa, 1992 0-1
   Anand vs J Costa, 1988 1/2-1/2
   J Gallagher vs J Costa, 1990 0-1
   S Zoister vs J Costa, 1992 0-1

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(born Jan-25-1965, 53 years old) Switzerland

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He is an IM.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 50  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. de Firmian vs J Costa  ½-½221986Biel (Switzerland)D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
2. Judit Polgar vs J Costa 1-0321987Biel-AC33 King's Gambit Accepted
3. Zsuzsa Polgar vs J Costa 1-0281987San BernardinoD05 Queen's Pawn Game
4. Nunn vs J Costa  1-0371987Lugano opC41 Philidor Defense
5. M Muresan vs J Costa  0-1451987Biel schevA30 English, Symmetrical
6. J Costa vs M Muresan  ½-½721987Biel schevD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
7. J Costa vs Judit Polgar 0-1221987Biel-AA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
8. Szabo vs J Costa  1-0341987BernD97 Grunfeld, Russian
9. J Costa vs Geller  0-1341987BernC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
10. J Costa vs J M Bellon Lopez 0-1291988?A31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
11. J Costa vs Barbero  0-1381988BroccoA90 Dutch
12. Anand vs J Costa ½-½991988Biel-BC41 Philidor Defense
13. M Litinskaya-Shul vs J Costa  ½-½571988Biel-BD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
14. N Gaprindashvili vs J Costa  ½-½441988Biel-BD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
15. J Costa vs Barbero  ½-½211989San BernardinoA46 Queen's Pawn Game
16. J Gallagher vs J Costa 0-1251990Biel-BC30 King's Gambit Declined
17. J Costa vs P Lukacs  ½-½571990Elekes memD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
18. J Costa vs K Spraggett  0-1391990BielA45 Queen's Pawn Game
19. Chiburdanidze vs J Costa  1-0551990Biel-BB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
20. J Costa vs Vyzmanavin  0-1331991GelsenkirchenE20 Nimzo-Indian
21. Barbero vs J Costa  1-0411991It (cat.4)D50 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. Kramnik vs J Costa 1-0411991WchT U26D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. Smyslov vs J Costa  1-0591991GelsenkirchenA13 English
24. J Costa vs Shabalov  ½-½391992SuhrA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
25. S Zoister vs J Costa  0-1291992Suhr op 4C30 King's Gambit Declined
 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 50  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-25-06  BIDMONFA: Jean-Luc Costa

COSTA, Jean Luc

Apr-28-12  stanleys: This Swiss IM is a very creative player and a dangerous tactician
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