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Mikel Huerga Leache
Number of games in database: 24
Years covered: 2005 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2451 (2500 rapid, 2429 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2463
Overall record: +9 -7 =8 (54.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav (2 games)
B56 Sicilian (2 games)
B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation (2 games)

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(born Dec-22-1989, 29 years old) Spain

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 page 1 of 1; 24 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D Vocaturo vs M Huerga Leache  1-0522005Wch U16B33 Sicilian
2. M Huerga Leache vs S Brunello  1-0642005Wch U16C89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
3. X Vila Gazquez vs M Huerga Leache  1-0602005Wch U16B40 Sicilian
4. N Ronchetti vs M Huerga Leache  0-1272005Wch U16C02 French, Advance
5. M Huerga Leache vs W Spoelman  0-1412005Wch U16B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
6. K Spraggett vs M Huerga Leache  ½-½522009Seville opA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
7. A Zubarev vs M Huerga Leache  1-0542009Cappelle la GrandeD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. M Huerga Leache vs P Husted 1-082010European Club CupB01 Scandinavian
9. I Saric vs M Huerga Leache  1-0572010European Club CupD02 Queen's Pawn Game
10. M Huerga Leache vs N Grotnes  1-0562010European Club CupC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
11. M Huerga Leache vs Baklan  ½-½132010European Club CupB56 Sicilian
12. D Leroy vs M Huerga Leache  0-1602010European Club CupA15 English
13. T Michalczak vs M Huerga Leache  ½-½172010European Club CupB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
14. M Huerga Leache vs V Priehoda  1-0282010European Club CupB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
15. M Huerga Leache vs Z Franco Ocampos  ½-½272010XX GMC60 Ruy Lopez
16. M Huerga Leache vs A Franco  ½-½252010XX GME04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
17. I Argandona Riveiro vs M Huerga Leache  0-1542010XX GMD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
18. M Huerga Leache vs D Astasio Lopez  1-0692010XX GMB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
19. A Mirzoev vs M Huerga Leache  ½-½302010XX GMD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. M Munoz Pantoja vs M Huerga Leache  ½-½172010XX GMB20 Sicilian
21. M Huerga Leache vs D Larino Nieto  1-0172010XX GMB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
22. M Huerga Leache vs O Korneev  0-1532010XX GMB56 Sicilian
23. Paunovic vs M Huerga Leache  ½-½152010XX GMA46 Queen's Pawn Game
24. A Stefanova vs M Huerga Leache 1-0532012Donostia Chess FestivalA05 Reti Opening
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Nov-05-07  BIDMONFA: Mikel Huerga Leache


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  Tabanus: IM Mikel Huerga Leache, Spain, born 22 Dec. 1989. Now rated 2435,

FM in 2006. IM in 2008. Has three GM norms. ICC (vendor): Greysky

Spanish Junior Champion 2007 and 2008. Placed 3rd in Sevilla Open Jan. 2009 (1st GM norm), 5th in San Juan Open (Pamplona) Aug. 2009 (2nd GM norm),

1st today in Magistral de Elgoibar (3rd GM norm):, congratulations!

Pictures: (video 2007)

His blog:

This game secured his 2nd GM norm:

[Event "Pamplona San Juan op 3rd"]
[Date "2009.08.02"]
[Round "9"]
[White "Huerga Leache, Mikel"]
[Black "Ninov, Nikolai"]
[Result "1-0"]
[WhiteElo "2456"]
[BlackElo "2562"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 Nf6 4. dxc5 Qa5+ 5. Nfd2 Qxc5 6. Nc3 g6 7. Nc4 Be6 8. Be3 Qc8 9. Nd5 Bxd5 10. exd5 Qf5 11. Bd4 Qxd5 12. Ne3 Qa5+ 13. Bc3 Qd8 14. Bxf6 exf6 15. Qd5 Nc6 16. Bc4 Qa5+ 17. c3 Qxd5 18. Nxd5 O-O-O 19. Nxf6 Bg7 20. Nd5 Rhe8+ 21. Kf1 Re4 22. Be2 Rde8 23. Bf3 R4e5 24. Rd1 Ne7 25. Ne3 Kc7 26. Nc4 Re6 27. g3 h5 28. Bxb7 Kxb7 29. Nxd6+ Rxd6 30. Rxd6 Nf5 31. Rd7+ Ka6 32. Rxf7 Rb8 33. b3 Bxc3 34. Kg2 Bd4 35. Rd1 Rd8 36. h3 Bb6 37. Rxd8 Bxd8 38. Rf8 Be7 39. Re8 Kb5 40. g4 Nh4+ 41. Kg3 1-0

Dec-22-12  waustad: Happy birthday! Does he just need to get his rating over 2500 to get the GM title? I know that there are also some specifications about the number of games involved in the norms, but the rules can get rather arcane.
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