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Constantin Ionescu
Number of games in database: 176
Years covered: 1977 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2432 (2471 rapid, 2435 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2520

Overall record: +34 -45 =97 (46.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (14) 
    E80 E77 E95 E92 E97
 Reti System (8) 
    A04 A05
 English (8) 
    A10 A13 A15 A11 A14
 Queen's Indian (7) 
    E12 E14
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D86 D80 D82 D85 D76
 Modern Benoni (5) 
    A57 A56 A59
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (30) 
    B43 B42 B22 B21 B40
 Sicilian Kan (21) 
    B43 B42
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E55 E44 E38 E46 E30
 English (8) 
    A15 A11
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A46 E10 E00
 Ruy Lopez (6) 
    C65 C64 C91
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   C Ionescu vs Smyslov, 1986 1-0
   C Ionescu vs G Szabo, 2001 1/2-1/2
   R Pogorelov vs C Ionescu, 1994 0-1

   🏆 TCh-ROU Superliga
   L Miron vs C Ionescu (Nov-27-16) 1-0
   C Ionescu vs A Istratescu (Nov-26-16) 1/2-1/2
   V Erdos vs C Ionescu (Nov-25-16) 1/2-1/2
   C Ionescu vs A Zhigalko (Nov-24-16) 1/2-1/2
   C Ionescu vs F Berkes (Nov-22-16) 1/2-1/2

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(born Sep-12-1958, 61 years old) Romania

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Grandmaster, Romanian champion in 1999 (=Mihail Marin).

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 176  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Yusupov vs C Ionescu  ½-½131977Wch U20A34 English, Symmetrical
2. Suba vs C Ionescu  1-0271981ROU-chD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
3. Blatny vs C Ionescu  0-1301985NaleczowB22 Sicilian, Alapin
4. Smagin vs C Ionescu  ½-½351985NaleczowB42 Sicilian, Kan
5. C Ionescu vs Polugaevsky  ½-½221985World Team-ch 1stA15 English
6. M Ruefenacht vs C Ionescu  ½-½151985World Team-ch 1stB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
7. Flear vs C Ionescu  ½-½171985World Team-ch 1stE00 Queen's Pawn Game
8. C Ionescu vs K Bischoff  ½-½341985World Team-ch 1stA92 Dutch
9. C Ionescu vs I Farago  ½-½591985World Team-ch 1stA34 English, Symmetrical
10. Tal vs C Ionescu  ½-½201986Chigorin MemorialA46 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Gligoric vs C Ionescu  1-0531986Chigorin MemorialE12 Queen's Indian
12. C Ionescu vs Razuvaev  ½-½491986Chigorin MemorialA04 Reti Opening
13. Vaganian vs C Ionescu 1-0361986Chigorin MemorialA04 Reti Opening
14. C Ionescu vs Geller 1-0471986Chigorin MemorialD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. C Ionescu vs Smyslov 1-0341986Chigorin MemorialB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
16. Fedorowicz vs C Ionescu  1-0921986Chess OlympiadB42 Sicilian, Kan
17. C Ionescu vs L Day  1-0941986Chess OlympiadA55 Old Indian, Main line
18. Short vs C Ionescu  ½-½401986Chess OlympiadB42 Sicilian, Kan
19. C Ionescu vs Panno  ½-½301986Chess OlympiadA56 Benoni Defense
20. Krum Georgiev vs C Ionescu 1-0531986Chess OlympiadB40 Sicilian
21. Suba vs C Ionescu  1-0521987ROU-chE44 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2
22. Xu Jun vs C Ionescu  1-0481987TimisoaraA55 Old Indian, Main line
23. C Ionescu vs Suba  ½-½151987TimisoaraA46 Queen's Pawn Game
24. M Gurevich vs C Ionescu 1-0431987Moscow-AE12 Queen's Indian
25. C Ionescu vs Romanishin  ½-½291987Moscow-AD70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
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Feb-11-06  BIDMONFA: Constantin Ionescu

IONESCU, Constantin

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  cu8sfan: He should write a chess book called <Chess for Rhinos>. (-:
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  virginmind: cu8sfan: why?
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