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Leonardo Valdes
Number of games in database: 231
Years covered: 1988 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2398 (2428 rapid, 2500 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2444

Overall record: +68 -66 =61 (50.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 36 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Reti System (38) 
    A04 A06 A05
 English (26) 
    A15 A13 A14 A12 A10
 King's Indian Attack (21) 
    A07 A08
 English, 1 c4 c5 (13) 
    A37 A38 A30 A39
 English, 1 c4 e5 (4) 
    A29 A21
 King's Indian (4) 
    E62 E61
With the Black pieces:
 Pirc (44) 
    B07 B09 B08
 King's Indian (26) 
    E97 E99 E98 E63 E94
 English (7) 
    A15 A16
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D85 D73 D72 D93
 Old Indian (4) 
    A55 A53
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Saeheng vs L Valdes, 2002 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   16th Unive Open (2012)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   Olympiad (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   43rd Chess Olympiad (2018)

   🏆 Chess Olympiad
   L Valdes vs B Gledura (Oct-05-18) 1/2-1/2
   J Baules vs L Valdes (Oct-04-18) 1/2-1/2
   L Valdes vs A Zaibi (Oct-03-18) 1/2-1/2
   L Valdes vs O Balogun (Oct-02-18) 0-1
   Nay Oo Kyaw Tun vs L Valdes (Sep-30-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born Sep-08-1975, 43 years old) Costa Rica

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Leonardo Valdes Romero is an IM. Champion of Costa Rica in 1998, 2002 and 2007. Central American champion 2002/2003 and 2006/2007.

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 231  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P R Rodriguez vs L Valdes  0-1521988CamagueyC52 Evans Gambit
2. P R Rodriguez vs L Valdes  ½-½521990CubaC52 Evans Gambit
3. P R Rodriguez vs L Valdes  1-0461990CubaC52 Evans Gambit
4. L Valdes vs J M Hodgson  1-036200034th OlympiadA12 English with b3
5. L Valdes vs Agrest  ½-½65200034th OlympiadA04 Reti Opening
6. Jobava vs L Valdes  1-0612001Ubeda op 6thD72 Neo-Grunfeld,, Main line
7. L Valdes vs S Reina Bernal 1-0602001IV OpenA12 English with b3
8. R Fernandez Gutierrez vs L Valdes  0-1392001IV OpenB07 Pirc
9. L Valdes vs Gleizerov  0-1622001IV OpenA09 Reti Opening
10. A Garcia Gallego vs L Valdes  0-1392001IV OpenB07 Pirc
11. L Valdes vs F Rubio Doblas  0-1522001IV OpenA37 English, Symmetrical
12. R Rubio Doblas vs L Valdes  0-1292001IV OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
13. L Valdes vs O Gutierrez Castillo  1-0252001IV OpenA13 English
14. C S M Franco vs L Valdes  1-0292001IV OpenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. C Minero Pineda vs L Valdes  0-1372001ch-CRCD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
16. L Valdes vs B Gonzalez  1-0592001ch-CRCA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
17. L Valdes vs S Minero Pineda  ½-½832001ch-CRCA30 English, Symmetrical
18. A Murillo vs L Valdes  ½-½442001ch-CRCA04 Reti Opening
19. L Valdes vs E Solis  1-0562001ch-CRCA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
20. W Charpentier Morales vs L Valdes  0-1402001ch-CRCD85 Grunfeld
21. L Valdes vs C Granados  ½-½512001ch-CRCA30 English, Symmetrical
22. A Ramirez Alvarez vs L Valdes  0-1492001ch-CRCA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
23. J Vaglio vs L Valdes  ½-½482001ch-CRCA15 English
24. L Valdes vs E Trejos  1-0132001ch-CRCA37 English, Symmetrical
25. M Arias Santana vs L Valdes  ½-½402001ch-CRCB07 Pirc
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-12-05  purefan: Leonardo Valdes is one of the best players in Costa Rica, being an IM he has had many great results against stronger opponents
Dec-03-08  BIDMONFA: Leonardo Valdes

VALDES, Leonardo

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  Tabanus: IM Leonardo Valdés, Costa Rica, born 8 September 1975. Now rated 2395,

IM in 2006? FIDE Trainer 2005. Rated 2426 in Oct. 2002. ICC: Tlaloc

Champion of Costa Rica 1998, 2002 and 2007. Central American champion 2002/2003 and 2006/2007.

Biography: (in Polish)


Winner of Fischer Memorial (Costa Rica) 20/4 - 5/5 2010:

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  Tabanus: Winner of the Open CR Memorial Capablanca (Costa Rica) 20 May - 1 June 2010:, congratulations!

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  Tabanus: Placed 2nd in Torneo SubZonal Absoluto 2.3 Honduras 21-26 August 2010:

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  offramp: Tell them: Valdes is coming.
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