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Ivan Salgado Lopez
I Salgado Lopez 
Number of games in database: 470
Years covered: 2001 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2641 (2666 rapid, 2644 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2651

Overall record: +169 -83 =185 (59.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 33 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (73) 
    B22 B90 B30 B32 B47
 Ruy Lopez (33) 
    C67 C65 C84 C69 C70
 French Defense (18) 
    C11 C00 C10 C05 C03
 Caro-Kann (14) 
    B12 B11 B19 B18 B15
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    A45 A46 E00 D00 A41
 Sicilian Taimanov (11) 
    B47 B46 B48 B45
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (54) 
    B90 B31 B30 B32 B51
 Grunfeld (21) 
    D85 D80 D76 D71 D70
 Sicilian Najdorf (15) 
    B90 B99 B92 B93
 Ruy Lopez (15) 
    C67 C69 C78 C63 C89
 Queen's Pawn Game (15) 
    A45 E10 A46 E00 A40
 French Defense (14) 
    C11 C00 C02 C07 C18
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Volokitin vs I Salgado Lopez, 2014 0-1
   I Salgado Lopez vs D Debashis, 2014 1-0
   I Salgado Lopez vs Acs, 2011 1-0
   I Salgado Lopez vs E Alekseev, 2009 1-0
   J M Bellon Lopez vs I Salgado Lopez, 2014 0-1
   I Salgado Lopez vs P Dimitrov, 2010 1-0
   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 D Bunzmann, 2014 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Magistral Casino Barcelona (2011)
   Spanish Championship (2013)
   French Team Championship (2013)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)
   European Individual Championship (2016)
   World Junior Championships (2011)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
   Politiken Cup (2012)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2015)
   European Individual Championship (2015)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   Dubai Open (2017)

   A Pichot vs I Salgado Lopez (Apr-11-17) 1/2-1/2
   I Salgado Lopez vs S Mahadevan (Apr-10-17) 1-0
   A Ahmad vs I Salgado Lopez (Apr-09-17) 0-1
   M Sidhant vs I Salgado Lopez (Apr-08-17) 1-0
   I Salgado Lopez vs J Salomon (Apr-06-17) 0-1

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(born Jun-29-1991, 25 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 19; games 1-25 of 470  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. I Salgado Lopez vs M Leon Fernandez 1-027 2001 ESP-chJ U10 MixtoC54 Giuoco Piano
2. Carlsen vs I Salgado Lopez  1-034 2002 EU-ch U12D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
3. R Pogorelov vs I Salgado Lopez  1-045 2003 X Anibal OpenD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
4. Zhaoqin Peng vs I Salgado Lopez  1-025 2003 X Anibal OpenD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. M Matlakov vs I Salgado Lopez  ½-½25 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14C00 French Defense
6. S Modwal vs I Salgado Lopez  1-060 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. J Plaskan vs I Salgado Lopez  1-027 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. I Salgado Lopez vs A Azemati  1-032 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
9. I Salgado Lopez vs M Bojchev  1-040 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14B23 Sicilian, Closed
10. E Rentsen vs I Salgado Lopez  0-147 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. I Salgado Lopez vs S Del Rio Angelis  1-043 2005 XI Anibal OpenB19 Caro-Kann, Classical
12. F Bertona vs I Salgado Lopez  ½-½41 2005 XI Anibal OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
13. S Maze vs I Salgado Lopez  0-141 2005 XI Anibal OpenC15 French, Winawer
14. I Salgado Lopez vs V Burmakin  0-133 2005 XI Anibal OpenB15 Caro-Kann
15. I Salgado Lopez vs M Sorokin  ½-½20 2005 XI Anibal OpenC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
16. E Fernandez-Romero vs I Salgado Lopez  ½-½15 2005 XI Anibal OpenC00 French Defense
17. I Salgado Lopez vs L Javakhishvili  ½-½25 2005 XI Anibal OpenB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
18. I Salgado Lopez vs S Thorgeirsson  1-023 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14C11 French
19. I Salgado Lopez vs Nan Zhao  1-049 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14B23 Sicilian, Closed
20. E D Ju vs I Salgado Lopez  0-158 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. O Korneev vs I Salgado Lopez 1-041 2006 Sevilla op 31stB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. M Ferrol Muniz vs I Salgado Lopez  0-127 2006 III Sanxenxo OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
23. I Salgado Lopez vs D Torres Dominguez  1-025 2006 III Sanxenxo OpenB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
24. H Hamdouchi vs I Salgado Lopez  ½-½32 2006 III Sanxenxo OpenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
25. I Salgado Lopez vs W G P Morales  1-042 2006 III Sanxenxo OpenC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 6.d4
 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 470  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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