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Ivan Salgado Lopez
I Salgado Lopez 
Number of games in database: 532
Years covered: 2001 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2644 (2665 rapid, 2582 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2651

Overall record: +175 -86 =197 (59.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 74 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (78) 
    B22 B90 B30 B40 B48
 Ruy Lopez (36) 
    C67 C65 C84 C78 C69
 French Defense (20) 
    C11 C10 C00 C03 C05
 Caro-Kann (16) 
    B12 B11 B19 B10 B17
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    A45 A46 E00 D02 A41
 French (12) 
    C11 C10 C00
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (58) 
    B90 B31 B30 B32 B51
 Grunfeld (24) 
    D85 D80 D90 D70 D76
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A45 E10 A40 A46 D02
 Ruy Lopez (15) 
    C67 C78 C69 C90 C91
 Sicilian Najdorf (15) 
    B90 B99 B92 B93
 French Defense (14) 
    C11 C02 C00 C01 C15
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   I Salgado Lopez vs D Debashis, 2014 1-0
   A Volokitin vs I Salgado Lopez, 2014 0-1
   I Salgado Lopez vs Acs, 2011 1-0
   I Salgado Lopez vs E Alekseev, 2009 1-0
   I Salgado Lopez vs D Bunzmann, 2014 1/2-1/2
   J M Bellon Lopez vs I Salgado Lopez, 2014 0-1
   Svidler vs I Salgado Lopez, 2010 0-1
   I Salgado Lopez vs S Maze, 2016 1/2-1/2
   I Salgado Lopez vs O Kali, 2015 1-0
   I Salgado Lopez vs Pavel Dimitrov, 2010 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Spanish Championship (2013)
   French Team Championship (2013)
   World Junior Championships (2011)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)
   European Individual Championship (2016)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   Cappelle la Grande (2009)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   Politiken Cup (2012)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   European Individual Championships (2013)
   Dubai Open (2017)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2015)

   🏆 World Blitz Championship
   I Salgado Lopez vs M Haddouche (Dec-30-17) 1-0, blitz
   E Safarli vs I Salgado Lopez (Dec-30-17) 1-0, blitz
   I Salgado Lopez vs Eljanov (Dec-30-17) 1/2-1/2, blitz
   Kasimdzhanov vs I Salgado Lopez (Dec-30-17) 1-0, blitz
   I Salgado Lopez vs S P Sethuraman (Dec-30-17) 1/2-1/2, blitz

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(born Jun-29-1991, 26 years old) Spain

[what is this?]
Grandmaster (2008), the first from Galicia in Spain. In 2003, he came second in the Spanish U14 championship, following up with a win in 2004, and 2nd in 2005 in the same event. In 2007, he won the Spanish U16 championship and in 2008 he won the Spanish U18 championship. In 2009, he came 2nd in the World U18 championship. Spanish Champion (2013).

In 2008 he won the International Open at San Sebastian, in 2010 he won the IV Hotel Avenida de Canarias Open and in 2012 he won the IV Ibero-American Championship held in Quito in Ecuador.

Salgado's ninth placement in the European Individual Championships (2010) qualified him to participate in the World Cup (2011), where he was eliminated in the first round by Russian GM Ernesto Inarkiev.

 page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 532  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Salgado Lopez vs M Leon Fernandez 1-0272001ESP-chJ U10 MixtoC54 Giuoco Piano
2. Carlsen vs I Salgado Lopez  1-0342002EU-ch U12D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
3. R Pogorelov vs I Salgado Lopez  1-0452003X Anibal OpenD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
4. Zhaoqin Peng vs I Salgado Lopez  1-0252003X Anibal OpenD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. I Salgado Lopez vs M Bojchev  1-0402005BELFORT YWCC BU14B23 Sicilian, Closed
6. S Modwal vs I Salgado Lopez  1-0602005BELFORT YWCC BU14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. E Rentsen vs I Salgado Lopez  0-1472005BELFORT YWCC BU14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. J Plaskan vs I Salgado Lopez  1-0272005BELFORT YWCC BU14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
9. I Salgado Lopez vs A Azemati 1-0322005BELFORT YWCC BU14B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
10. M Matlakov vs I Salgado Lopez  ½-½252005BELFORT YWCC BU14C00 French Defense
11. I Salgado Lopez vs S Del Rio Angelis  1-0432005XI Anibal OpenB19 Caro-Kann, Classical
12. F Bertona vs I Salgado Lopez  ½-½412005XI Anibal OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
13. S Maze vs I Salgado Lopez  0-1412005XI Anibal OpenC15 French, Winawer
14. I Salgado Lopez vs M Sorokin  ½-½202005XI Anibal OpenC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
15. I Salgado Lopez vs V Burmakin  0-1332005XI Anibal OpenB15 Caro-Kann
16. E Fernandez-Romero vs I Salgado Lopez  ½-½152005XI Anibal OpenC00 French Defense
17. I Salgado Lopez vs L Javakhishvili  ½-½252005XI Anibal OpenB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
18. I Salgado Lopez vs S Thorgeirsson  1-0232005BELFORT YWCC BU14C11 French
19. E D Ju vs I Salgado Lopez  0-1582005BELFORT YWCC BU14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
20. I Salgado Lopez vs Nan Zhao  1-0492005BELFORT YWCC BU14B23 Sicilian, Closed
21. O Korneev vs I Salgado Lopez 1-0412006Sevilla op 31stB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. M Ferrol Muniz vs I Salgado Lopez  0-1272006III Sanxenxo OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
23. I Salgado Lopez vs D Torres Dominguez  1-0252006III Sanxenxo OpenB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
24. H Hamdouchi vs I Salgado Lopez  ½-½322006III Sanxenxo OpenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
25. I Salgado Lopez vs W G P Morales  1-0422006III Sanxenxo OpenC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
 page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 532  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-09-06  BIDMONFA: Ivan Salgado Lopez


Jul-10-06  blingice:

Hmm, only 14 or 15...

Aug-25-08  Paikidze: Ivan is my favourite chess player:)
Aug-28-08  myschkin: . . .
good choice :D
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World U18 vice champion 2009:

Mar-18-10  Xende: Ninth in the 11th European Individual Chess Championship in Rijeka: He was the 100th in the starting rank list.

Next year he will play the World Cup (only 64 players classify).

He was the first GM from Galicia (North West region from Spain) in 2008. World U18 vice champion 2009. Now he has reached 2600 ELO.

Grande Iván!!!

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  Tabanus: Winner today of the IV Hotel Avenida de Canarias Open (Spain) 18-25 July 2010:, congratulations!

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  twinlark: Congratulations to GM Salgado for winning the 4th Ibero-American Championship:
Oct-06-13  ChessVip: Richard Rapport from Hungary, Julio Granda from Peru,Ivan Cheparinov from Bulgaria,Lázaro Bruzón from Cuba and Iván Salgado from Spain are playing Entre Faros International Chess Tournament
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Happy 23rd birthday to GM Ivan Lopez.
Sep-10-16  epistle: Mr. Olympiad's next student.
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