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Francesco Scafarelli
Number of games in database: 73
Years covered: 1952 to 2001
Last FIDE rating: 2269
Highest rating achieved in database: 2304
Overall record: +19 -22 =32 (47.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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A15 English (8 games)
E60 King's Indian Defense (5 games)
D41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch (3 games)
B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation (3 games)
D50 Queen's Gambit Declined (3 games)
D30 Queen's Gambit Declined (2 games)
B57 Sicilian (2 games)
D69 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical, (2 games)
D42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3 (2 games)
A52 Budapest Gambit (2 games)

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(born Oct-23-1933, died Dec-03-2007, 74 years old) Italy

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Francesco Scafarelli was awarded the IM title in 1957.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 73  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Scafarelli vs M Romi  ½-½541952ITA-ch15B15 Caro-Kann
2. F Scafarelli vs E Paoli  0-1371952ITA-ch15A15 English
3. Szily vs F Scafarelli  1-0271952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-BB85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical
4. A Beni vs F Scafarelli  1-0901952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-BB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
5. F Scafarelli vs E R Lundin  0-1311952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-BD05 Queen's Pawn Game
6. J Mangini vs F Scafarelli  ½-½371952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-BB57 Sicilian
7. F Scafarelli vs E Cobo Arteaga  ½-½421952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-BD69 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical,
8. Cortlever vs F Scafarelli  1-0381952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-BD02 Queen's Pawn Game
9. F Scafarelli vs M Oren  0-1391952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-BD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. H Platz vs F Scafarelli  1-0391952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-BB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
11. F Scafarelli vs Larsen  1-0411953Wch U20 qual-BA15 English
12. F Scafarelli vs K Darga  ½-½631953Wch U20 qual-BE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
13. F Roessel vs F Scafarelli  0-1441953Wch U20 qual-BD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. F Scafarelli vs J Penrose  0-1341953Wch U20 qual-BA15 English
15. B Petri vs F Scafarelli  0-1401953Wch U20 qual-BB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
16. F Scafarelli vs M Farre  ½-½591953Wch U20 qual-BE86 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.Nge2 c6
17. H Heikkila vs F Scafarelli  1-0271953Wch U20 qual-BD42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3
18. F Scafarelli vs J Sherwin  ½-½471953Wch U20 qual-BB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
19. Jerome Herbin vs F Scafarelli  ½-½291953Wch U20 qual-BD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. E Reichel vs F Scafarelli  ½-½141953Wch U20 final-BC01 French, Exchange
21. Bengt Mellberg vs F Scafarelli  ½-½171953Wch U20 final-BB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
22. F Scafarelli vs B Petri  1-0331953Wch U20 final-BA52 Budapest Gambit
23. F Scafarelli vs R Persitz  ½-½161953Wch U20 final-BE10 Queen's Pawn Game
24. F Scafarelli vs F Roessel  1-0261953Wch U20 final-BD69 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical,
25. M Farre vs F Scafarelli  0-1621953Wch U20 final-BB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
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Aug-16-07  laskereshevsky: i finded this tournament rank....

Beverwijk 1956

1 Stahlberg,G * 1 1 1 1 --- 6.5/9

2 Pilnik,H * 1 0 1 1 1 ---6.0/9

3 Toran Alberto,R * 0 1 1 1 --- 5.5/9

<4 Scafarelli,F 0 * 1 1 1 --- 5.5/9>

5 Matanovic,A 0 1 0 * 1 0 1 --- 4.5/9

6 Bouwmeester,H 0 1 0 * 0 1 1 --- 4.5/9

7 Kramer,H 0 * 0 1 --- 4.0/9

8 Van Scheltinga,T 0 0 0 0 1 1 * 1 --- 4.0/9

9 Roessel,F 0 1 0 0 * 0 --- 3.0/9

10 Orbaan,C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 * ---1.5/9

Unfortunattlly no games on CG about this tournament...

somebody know something about it?....

Feb-17-09  houthakker: Scafarelli was a very activ player during the years 1952-1962.He participated also in Beverwijk 1962,second behind Bruno Parma in group B, and played a zonal tournement in Torremolinos 1962.He played on first board for Italy on at least two Olympiads and three Clare Benedict -Tournaments -1955 ,1958 and 1959.

A scoresheet from Beverwijk 1956 :
Matanovic - Scafarelli (Sicilian )
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 d6 6.Bg5 e6 7.Qd2 a6 8.0-0-0 Bd7 9.f4 h6 10.Lh4 Nxe4 11.Qe1 Nf6 12.Nf5 Qa5 13.Nxd6 Bxd6 14.Rxd6 Qc7 15.Rd2 Qxf4 16.Be2 Ne4 17.Nxe4 Qxe4 18.Qf2 e5 19.Bf3 Qa4 20.Bd5 0-0 21.Bb3 Qg4 22.h3 Qf5 23.Qe1 Be6 24.Rf1 Qg6 25.Rd6 Nd4 26.g4 Rac8 27.Rf2 Qh7 28.Ba4 b5 29.Qxe5 Nc6 30.Qf4 bxa4 31.Qxa4 Ne5 32.Qd4 Nf3 (0-1)

Apr-25-11  Eastfrisian: According to the Italian Wikipedia he died already an December 3, 2007.
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