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Enrique Reed Valenzuela
Number of games in database: 45
Years covered: 1927 to 1947
Overall record: +15 -20 =10 (44.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Aug-01-1915, died May-11-1958, 42 years old) Chile

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He was Chilean champion in 1932.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 45  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Alekhine vs E Reed Valenzuela 1-0501927SantiagoC54 Giuoco Piano
2. E Reed Valenzuela vs L Zavala  1-0311939Buenos Aires ol-8 pr BC05 French, Tarrasch
3. L Endzelins vs E Reed Valenzuela  1-0531939Buenos Aires ol-8 pr BA15 English
4. E Reed Valenzuela vs E Karastoichev  1-0341939Buenos Aires ol-8 pr BE08 Catalan, Closed
5. N B Rometti vs E Reed Valenzuela  0-1351939Buenos Aires ol-8 pr BC47 Four Knights
6. C de Ronde vs E Reed Valenzuela  1-0261939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AA22 English
7. E Reed Valenzuela vs G Danielsson 1-0251939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
8. E Reed Valenzuela vs F Sulik  1-0421939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
9. E Reed Valenzuela vs F Zita  ½-½591939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
10. F Planas Garcia vs E Reed Valenzuela  1-0511939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AE17 Queen's Indian
11. E Reed Valenzuela vs G Friedemann  0-1571939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
12. E Reed Valenzuela vs Ojvind Larsen  1-0551939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
13. E Reed Valenzuela vs E Reinhardt  1-0651939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
14. E Reed Valenzuela vs W Cruz  1-0221939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AC17 French, Winawer, Advance
15. Z Kleinstein vs E Reed Valenzuela  0-1461939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AE13 Queen's Indian, 4.Nc3, Main line
16. T Melngailis vs E Reed Valenzuela  1-0661939Buenos Aires ol (Men) f-AA14 English
17. R Garcia Vera vs E Reed Valenzuela  1-0311944Mar del PlataE17 Queen's Indian
18. E Reed Valenzuela vs Guimard  0-1611944Mar del PlataE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
19. B H Villegas vs E Reed Valenzuela  ½-½461944Mar del PlataA10 English
20. J Traian Iliesco vs E Reed Valenzuela  0-1681944Mar del PlataE20 Nimzo-Indian
21. E Reed Valenzuela vs Stahlberg  0-1531944Mar del PlataC07 French, Tarrasch
22. M Luckis vs E Reed Valenzuela  1-0341944Mar del PlataE40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
23. E Reed Valenzuela vs Najdorf 0-1531944Mar del PlataB83 Sicilian
24. R Flores Alvarez vs E Reed Valenzuela  0-1341944Mar del PlataA46 Queen's Pawn Game
25. H Rossetto vs E Reed Valenzuela  1-0311944Mar del PlataA46 Queen's Pawn Game
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  whiteshark: " A chess prodigy seldom mentioned nowadays is Enrique Reed Valenzuela (1915-1958) of Chile, who won his country’s championship in 1932.

His earliest game known to us is a 50-move loss against Alekhine in a simultaneous exhibition in Santiago on 27 December 1927. The game-score was given on pages 7-8 of Alekhine in Europe and Asia by J. Donaldson, N. Minev and Y. Seirawan (Seattle, 1993), which quoted Alekhine’s remark at the time: ‘Enrique Reed also is a promising youngster, and he showed an excellent temperament’.

Alekhine gave him further praise when annotating the game Reed v Danielsson, Buenos Aires, 1939 on pages 73-75 of Gran Ajedrez (Madrid, 1947):

‘One of the very few revelations of the 1939 Buenos Aires Olympiad was Ernst [sic] Reed, the young Chilean (of Germany ancestry) whose style was distinguished by its clear energy and daring attacking conception.’ "

A picture:

Source: Edward Winter, C.N. <3843. Enrique Reed>

Also there a game against today's player of the day: Mariano Castillo-Larenas

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