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Jose Fernando Cuenca Jimenez
Number of games in database: 132
Years covered: 2001 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2513 (2398 rapid, 2489 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2529

Overall record: +43 -32 =33 (55.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 24 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (9) 
    A15 A13 A18 A14 A10
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    D02 A50
 English, 1 c4 c5 (5) 
    A30 A37 A33
 French Defense (5) 
    C05 C00 C18 C11
 Reti System (5) 
 King's Indian (4) 
    E63 E62 E69
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (23) 
    E63 E81 E61 E92 E94
 French Defense (8) 
    C07 C11 C18
 Philidor's Defense (6) 
 French Tarrasch (6) 
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C67 C65 C61
 Giuoco Piano (4) 
    C53 C50
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   H U Gruenberg vs J F Cuenca Jimenez, 2014 0-1
   D Buckley vs J F Cuenca Jimenez, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bundesliga 2014/15 (2014)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2018)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2017)

   🏆 Tradewise Gibraltar
   R Svane vs J F Cuenca Jimenez (Jan-31-18) 1-0
   J F Cuenca Jimenez vs F Peralta (Jan-30-18) 1/2-1/2
   R Buhmann vs J F Cuenca Jimenez (Jan-29-18) 1/2-1/2
   J F Cuenca Jimenez vs A Erenberg (Jan-28-18) 1-0
   N Mohota vs J F Cuenca Jimenez (Jan-27-18) 0-1

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(born Mar-17-1987, 31 years old) Spain

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FIDE Master (2004); International Master (2008); Grandmaster (2015).

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 132  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs S Megaranto  0-1512001WYB14D02 Queen's Pawn Game
2. D Baramidze vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  ½-½502001WYB14B27 Sicilian
3. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs F Vallejo Pons  0-1442005XXIX Vicente Bonil AlboxA22 English
4. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs R Hungaski  1-0322005Wch U18A13 English
5. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs M Bluvshtein 0-1372005Wch U18A18 English, Mikenas-Carls
6. A Brkic vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  ½-½292005Wch U18B30 Sicilian
7. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs Ponomariov  0-1542009LIII Cto Div. HonorA14 English
8. Harikrishna vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  1-0472009LIII Cto Div. HonorE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
9. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs V Laznicka  1-0432009LIII CampeonatoA07 King's Indian Attack
10. V Malakhov vs J F Cuenca Jimenez 1-0732009LIII CampeonatoC41 Philidor Defense
11. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs A H T dos Santos Fier  0-1762009LIII CampeonatoB02 Alekhine's Defense
12. S Rocha vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  0-11342010Tch-POR 1st Div FinalA15 English
13. I Cabezas Ayala vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  ½-½552010Tch-POR 1st Div FinalC41 Philidor Defense
14. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs R Buhmann  ½-½132010Tch-POR 1st Div FinalC67 Ruy Lopez
15. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs L E Johannessen  1-0262010Tch-POR 1st Div FinalC05 French, Tarrasch
16. J Correia vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  0-1452010Tch-POR 1st Div FinalE91 King's Indian
17. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs A Khodorov  1-0462010Tch-POR 1st Div FinalA15 English
18. F Silva vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  ½-½462010Tch-POR 1st Div FinalE60 King's Indian Defense
19. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs K Spraggett  ½-½162010Tch-POR 1st Div FinalB07 Pirc
20. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs N Berry  ½-½4120104NCLD02 Queen's Pawn Game
21. R Palliser vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  1-04620104NCLE76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
22. T Rendle vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  1-08920114NCLB07 Pirc
23. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs D Berczes  ½-½4520114NCLB10 Caro-Kann
24. J F Cuenca Jimenez vs Y Zhou  1-04020114NCLA20 English
25. E Dearing vs J F Cuenca Jimenez  1-03320114NCLE61 King's Indian
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 132  PGN Download
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Mar-16-07  BIDMONFA: Jose Cuenca Jimenez


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  Tabanus: IM Jose Fernando Cuenca Jimenez, Spain, born 17 March 1987. Rated 2453,

FM in 2004, IM in 2008. Rated 2460 in Sept. 2009.

His IM title application:


Strong 2nd place today in La Roda Open (Spain):, congratulations!

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  morfishine: GM Cuenca (jimenez) has been doing a great job annotating the 2016 Candidates along with IM Anna Rudolph: Anna Rudolf
Mar-17-16  kamagong24: happy birthday pepe!
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  cro777: José Fernando Cuenca Jiménez is a Spanish chess grandmaster (born in Granada). A graduate in Civil Engineering from the University of Granada (Spain), he also has an Erasmus Mundus Masters in Mathematical Modelling and a PhD in Applied Mathematics from the University of Hamburg (Germany).

As a chess24 streamer Pepe Cuenca has an inimitable and energetic style:

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