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Francisco Benitez
Number of games in database: 23
Years covered: 1949 to 1972
Overall record: +2 -14 =7 (23.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Nov-08-1908, 110 years old) Puerto Rico

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 page 1 of 1; 23 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Benitez vs Euwe 1-0191949Clock simul, 10bB20 Sicilian
2. Geller vs F Benitez  1-0271956Moscow ol (Men) qual-AE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
3. Tringov vs F Benitez  1-0621956Moscow ol (Men) qual-CB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
4. F Benitez vs M Joffe  0-1421956Moscow ol (Men) qual-AB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
5. A Prameshuber vs F Benitez  1-023195813th olm qual. group 1D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. F Benitez vs M Bobotsov  0-136195813th olm qual. group 1C29 Vienna Gambit
7. F Benitez vs G Primavera  ½-½34195813th olm qual. group 1B27 Sicilian
8. F Benitez vs C Boutteville  0-170195813th olm qual. group 1C13 French
9. B P Reilly vs F Benitez  1-033195813th olm qual. group 1E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
10. F Benitez vs B Andersen  0-138195813th olm qual. group 1A07 King's Indian Attack
11. Keres vs F Benitez ½-½41195813th olm qual. group 1B71 Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation
12. F Benitez vs J H Donner  0-131195813th olm qual. group 1A07 King's Indian Attack
13. H Mashian vs F Benitez  1-026195813th olm final CE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
14. F Benitez vs E Chalabi  1-027195813th olm final CC29 Vienna Gambit
15. F Benitez vs K Dreyer  ½-½58195813th olm final CB02 Alekhine's Defense
16. Aitken vs F Benitez  1-042195813th olm final CB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
17. F Benitez vs J Goncalves  0-154195813th olm final CC29 Vienna Gambit
18. E Romani vs F Benitez  1-020195813th olm final CE81 King's Indian, Samisch
19. F Campomanes vs F Benitez  1-014195813th olm final CA05 Reti Opening
20. F Benitez vs P Panagopoulos  ½-½42195813th olm final CE88 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.d5 c6
21. K Lagha vs F Benitez  ½-½48195813th olm final CD02 Queen's Pawn Game
22. B Kerr vs F Benitez  ½-½131966Havana ol (Men) fin-CD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
23. A Coldrick vs F Benitez  ½-½231972Chess Olympiad Final-CB22 Sicilian, Alapin
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-20-12  technical draw: I can't find any information about the death of NM Francisco Benitez. I played him in 1974 and lost. He played against some big names with, unfortunately, no wins. And then there was that controversy with the Keres game: Keres vs F Benitez, 1958. If the birthdate above is correct and he hasn't died he would be 103 years old.
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