Number of games in database: 77
Years covered: 1936 to 1964
Overall record: +26 -31 =20 (46.8%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
Most played openings
|C07|| ||French, Tarrasch (3 games)||C12|| ||French, McCutcheon (3 games)||A47|| ||Queen's Indian (2 games)||D95|| ||Grunfeld (2 games)||D46|| ||Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav (2 games)||A90|| ||Dutch (2 games)||A07|| ||King's Indian Attack (2 games)||C02|| ||French, Advance (2 games)||C11|| ||French (2 games)||A05|| ||Reti Opening (2 games)|
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(born May-15-1916, died Jan-06-1970, 53 years old) Italy
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|Vincenzo Castaldi was born in Marradi, Italy. Awarded the IM title in 1950, he was Italian champion in 1936, 1937, 1947 (after a play-off), 1948 (after a play-off), 1952 (jointly), 1953 and 1959 (after a play-off). He was Italian CC champion in 1956. Castaldi passed away in Florence in 1970.|
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| page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 77
|1. V Castaldi vs M Monticelli
|| ||0-1||44||1936||Firenze ITA-ch||A90 Dutch|
|2. Flohr vs V Castaldi
|| ||1-0||37||1937||7th olm final||A84 Dutch|
|3. V Castaldi vs Tartakower
||1-0||16||1937||7th olm final||C41 Philidor Defense|
|4. V Castaldi vs Euwe
||0-1||40||1937||7th olm final||D19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch|
|5. V Castaldi vs Keres
||0-1||19||1937||7th olm final||C58 Two Knights|
|6. Aitken vs V Castaldi
|| ||0-1||46||1937||7th olm final||C01 French, Exchange|
|7. V Castaldi vs V Mikenas
|| ||0-1||38||1937||7th olm final||A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4|
|8. V Castaldi vs Lilienthal
|| ||½-½||43||1937||7th olm final||C13 French|
|9. V Castaldi vs Reshevsky
||1-0||60||1937||7th olm final||B03 Alekhine's Defense|
|10. G Matteucci vs V Castaldi
||0-1||10||1938||Milan||C02 French, Advance|
|11. M Monticelli vs V Castaldi
|| ||1-0||47||1938||Crespi Memorial||A90 Dutch|
|12. V Castaldi vs E Eliskases
||0-1||43||1938||Crespi Memorial||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|13. M Romi vs V Castaldi
|| ||1-0||56||1946||Roma||A47 Queen's Indian|
|14. O'Kelly vs V Castaldi
|| ||1-0||23||1947||Hilversum Zonal||D68 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical|
|15. V Castaldi vs Blau
|| ||1-0||49||1947||Hilversum Zonal||A25 English|
|16. B O'Sullivan vs V Castaldi
||0-1||29||1947||Hilversum Zonal||D07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense|
|17. V Castaldi vs Y Porat
|| ||1-0||59||1947||Hilversum Zonal||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|18. C H Alexander vs V Castaldi
||1-0||44||1947||Hilversum Zonal||C11 French|
|19. C Doerner vs V Castaldi
|| ||0-1||33||1947||Hilversum Zonal||A47 Queen's Indian|
|20. V Castaldi vs P Trifunovic
|| ||0-1||28||1947||Hilversum Zonal||C32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit|
|21. Szabo vs V Castaldi
|| ||½-½||90||1947||Hilversum Zonal||E10 Queen's Pawn Game|
|22. V Castaldi vs A Tsvetkov
|| ||0-1||36||1947||Hilversum Zonal||A16 English|
|23. Pachman vs V Castaldi
|| ||0-1||73||1947||Hilversum Zonal||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|24. V Castaldi vs T van Scheltinga
|| ||0-1||39||1947||Hilversum Zonal||D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|25. Rossolimo vs V Castaldi
||1-0||16||1947||Hilversum Zonal||D01 Richter-Veresov Attack|
| page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 77
|Dec-26-04|| ||Benzol: Vincenzo Castaldi
Born 15th May 1916 in Marradi
Died 6th January 1970 in Florence
Becoming an IM in 1950 he won the Italian Championship in 1936, 1937, 1947 (after playoff), 1948 (after playoff), 1953 and 1959 (after playoff).
|May-15-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Vincenzo Castaldi|
History Italian Championship
|Aug-31-08|| ||GrahamClayton: Castaldi was a dentist by profession, which limited his playing opportunities.|
His best tournament victory was 1st at Venice 1948, ahead of Euwe and Opocensky.
|Sep-02-08|| ||GrahamClayton: Source: Andy Soltis "Chess Lists", 2nd edition, McFarland Publishing, 2002|
|May-15-10|| ||laskereshevsky: <GrahamClayton: .......His best tournament victory was 1st at Venice 1948, ahead of Euwe and Opocensky.>|
Maybe U wrong with the fact he was the first among the Italians born players,
(at the time Canal Esteban was consider almost Italian cause he was already a long time living there, playing for the Venice's chess club)....
I knew The result of Venice 1948 cause 2 of my favorite players, Canal and Najdorf, had had there a very good achievment.
|Nov-19-14|| ||ljfyffe: 1949-52 CC Olympiad Final I Italian team member.|
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