Carlos Garcia Palermo
Number of games in database: 350
Years covered: 1970 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2392 (2426 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2550
Overall record: +106 -99 =139 (51.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
6 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Fischer vs C Garcia Palermo, 1970 0-1
V Palermo vs C Garcia Palermo, 2001 0-1
C Garcia Palermo vs C Herrera, 2001 1-0
C Garcia Palermo vs Karpov, 1982 1-0
C Garcia Palermo vs Wolff, 1986 1-0
C Garcia Palermo vs M Andres Mendez, 2001 1-0
C Garcia Palermo vs A S Segal, 1996 1-0
S Mareco vs C Garcia Palermo, 2008 0-1
C Garcia Palermo vs G Vescovi, 1995 1-0
C Garcia Palermo vs V Zaltsman, 1985 1-0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004)
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Magistral Internacional Ruibal (2008)
Mercosur Cup (2005)
Mar del Plata (1982)
Italian Team Championship (2014)
Groningen Chess Festival (2013)
Italian Teams (2015)
European Club Cup (2008)
Lone Pine (1978)
Torneo Continental Americano (2003)
Italian Team Championship (2012)
🏆 1st Marcel Duchamp Cup
N Delgado Ramirez vs C Garcia Palermo (Feb-14-17) 1/2-1/2
C Garcia Palermo vs S Mareco (Feb-12-17) 0-1
D Flores vs C Garcia Palermo (Dec-17-16) 1-0
C Garcia Palermo vs S Alonso (Dec-15-16) 1-0
Kiril D Georgiev vs C Garcia Palermo (Dec-15-15) 1-0
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|CARLOS GARCIA PALERMO
(born Dec-02-1953, 65 years old) Argentina (federation/nationality Italy)
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|Carlos Horacio Garcia Palermo was born in La Plata, Argentina.
Awarded the IM title in 1981 and the GM title in 1985, he won several Category VIII tournaments in 1983, 1984 and 1985. In 1986 he was 1st= at Havana and in 1987 at Camaguey (both in Cuba). He played for Argentina on the Olympiad team at Dubai in 1986, and for Italy he played at the 1992 and 2006 Olympiads. Garcia is also a FIDE Trainer (2013).|
Wikipedia article: Carlos Garcia Palermo
| page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 350
|1. Fischer vs C Garcia Palermo
||0-1||15||1970||Simul||C31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit|
|2. C Garcia Palermo vs H P Garcia
|| ||½-½||20||1975||Zarate Open||A81 Dutch|
|3. C Garcia Palermo vs J Aijala
|| ||0-1||40||1975||7th Open Finnish Ch.||C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense|
|4. C Garcia Palermo vs J Whitehead
|| ||½-½||38||1977||Lone Pine||B32 Sicilian|
|5. Lombardy vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||1-0||59||1977||Lone Pine||C29 Vienna Gambit|
|6. Larry Evans vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||½-½||52||1977||Lone Pine||D80 Grunfeld|
|7. C Garcia Palermo vs R Henley
|| ||½-½||54||1977||Lone Pine||A77 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 10.Nd2|
|8. E Formanek vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||½-½||42||1977||Lone Pine||C62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense|
|9. C Garcia Palermo vs D Verduga
|| ||1-0||36||1977||Lone Pine||E27 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation|
|10. C Garcia Palermo vs Quinteros
|| ||½-½||51||1977||Lone Pine||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|11. A Lein vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||1-0||36||1977||Lone Pine||B40 Sicilian|
|12. W Martz vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||1-0||48||1977||Lone Pine||A10 English|
|13. Gheorghiu vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||½-½||47||1978||Lone Pine||A17 English|
|14. C Garcia Palermo vs Larry Evans
||1-0||47||1978||Lone Pine||A33 English, Symmetrical|
|15. L Shamkovich vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||½-½||51||1978||Lone Pine||A13 English|
|16. Reshevsky vs C Garcia Palermo
||1-0||46||1978||Lone Pine||A17 English|
|17. C Garcia Palermo vs Janosevic
|| ||0-1||42||1978||Lone Pine||A10 English|
|18. Panno vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||1-0||46||1978||Lone Pine||E18 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3|
|19. C Garcia Palermo vs C Brasket
|| ||½-½||38||1978||Lone Pine||E19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3|
|20. J Whitehead vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||0-1||44||1978||Lone Pine||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|21. C Garcia Palermo vs H Westerinen
|| ||0-1||68||1978||Lone Pine||E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|22. C Garcia Palermo vs M Roisman
|| ||1-0||35||1978||Buenos Aires op||A10 English|
|23. J Estacolchik vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||0-1||37||1978||Buenos Aires op||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|24. C Garcia Palermo vs E Biagi
|| ||1-0||56||1978||Buenos Aires op||A10 English|
|25. A Zukerfeld vs C Garcia Palermo
||1-0||24||1978||Buenos Aires op||B77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack|
| page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 350
|Mar-02-04|| ||LuisGLopez: This guy won Fischer... in a simul :-) I have the game in a chess magazine; if you like, I can send it to you. |
|Mar-03-04|| ||chessgames.com: Please do. PGN Upload Utility |
|Jul-19-04|| ||ConLaMismaMano: Garcia Palermo's highest rating achieved was 2550 in 1986, when he was 33 years old. |
|Dec-29-04|| ||Benzol: Carlos H Garcia Palermo
Born 2nd December 1953 in La Plata
Awarded the IM title in 1981 and the GM title in 1985.
|Dec-16-05|| ||Karpova: he has been living in italy since 1980 and played for italy in olympiads|
|Dec-02-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Carlos Garcia-Palermo|
GARCIA PALERMO, Carlos
|Dec-02-08|| ||brankat: Happy Birthday GM Garcia-Palermo!|
|Dec-02-08|| ||Open Defence: In some books I have his name was given as Palermo-Garcia I guess Garcia-Palermo is correct ?|
|Dec-02-08|| ||brankat: <Open Defence> It's just like <OD> and <RO>. Still the same person :-)|
|Dec-08-08|| ||Augalv: He has always been known in Argentina as Garcia Palermo.|
|Dec-08-08|| ||Augalv: Btw, he is the only Argentine player to have beat a reigning world champion under clasic time controls.|
C Garcia-Palermo vs Karpov, 1982
Here's a link to an article on the tournament where this game was played published on The NYtimes in 1982.
The tournament was won by Jan Timman.
|Jul-17-11|| ||Antiochus: Another strike from this argentinian:
C Garcia-Palermo vs A S Segal, 1996
|Dec-02-12|| ||Abdel Irada: <LuisGLopez: This guy won Fischer... in a simul>|
The awarding of players as prizes in chess games is a practice I will never understand.
|Dec-02-13|| ||Penguincw: Happy 60th birthday to GM Carlos Garcia Palermo.|
|Sep-05-14|| ||acmilan03c1: Apparently it's Carlos Horacio Garcia Palermo. See, for instance, here: http://www.eldia.com.ar/especiales/...|
|Dec-02-15|| ||Fusilli: <Augalv: He has always been known in Argentina as Garcia Palermo.>|
Indeed. On a minor point, in Spanish we don't really use hyphens for double surnames. So, he is "Garcia Palermo" rather than "Garcia-Palermo."
When I was growing up in Argentina, I remember Garcia Palermo was virtually never seen around. I thought he moved to Europe early on.
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