Number of games in database: 111
Years covered: 1980 to 2000
Last FIDE rating: 2496
Highest rating achieved in database: 2545
Overall record: +40 -41 =28 (49.5%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Judit Polgar vs Antunes, 1996 0-1
Topalov vs Antunes, 1992 1/2-1/2
Antunes vs Korchnoi, 1990 1/2-1/2
Antunes vs Flear, 1988 1-0
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(born Feb-06-1962, 55 years old) Portugal
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|Antunes was born in Lisbon. FIDE awarded him the International Master title in 1985, and the Grandmaster title in 1994. He was Portuguese champion in 1988.|
| page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 111
|1. Antunes vs A Pekarek
|| ||0-1||58||1980||EU-ch U20||B07 Pirc|
|2. Antunes vs J A C Blanco
|| ||0-1||64||1980||EU-ch U20||B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation|
|3. R Douven vs Antunes
|| ||1-0||29||1980||EU-ch U20||E92 King's Indian|
|4. Antunes vs M Karp
|| ||1-0||42||1980||EU-ch U20||B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange|
|5. D Michiels vs Antunes
|| ||0-1||32||1980||EU-ch U20||B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange|
|6. Antunes vs K Rasmussen
|| ||1-0||24||1980||EU-ch U20||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|7. F A Cuijpers vs Antunes
|| ||1-0||31||1980||EU-ch U20||B99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line|
|8. K Strzelecki vs Antunes
||1-0||33||1980||EU-ch U20||B35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4|
|9. K Soderberg vs Antunes
|| ||0-1||51||1980||EU-ch U20||A16 English|
|10. Antunes vs W Watson
|| ||0-1||39||1980||EU-ch U20||B30 Sicilian|
|11. J R Smith vs Antunes
|| ||0-1||64||1980||EU-ch U20||B03 Alekhine's Defense|
|12. R Zaldivar vs Antunes
|| ||1-0||81||1984||Chess Olympiad||D00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|13. J M Bellon Lopez vs Antunes
|| ||0-1||38||1984||Chess Olympiad||D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|14. Sznapik vs Antunes
|| ||0-1||41||1984||Chess Olympiad||B36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto|
|15. Antunes vs J Delaney
|| ||1-0||46||1984||Chess Olympiad||B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange|
|16. S Kindermann vs Antunes
|| ||1-0||52||1984||Chess Olympiad||B32 Sicilian|
|17. Antunes vs L Ogaard
|| ||1-0||54||1984||Chess Olympiad||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|18. Antunes vs V J F Pablaza
|| ||1-0||77||1984||Chess Olympiad||B40 Sicilian|
|19. Antunes vs G Franzoni
|| ||1-0||44||1984||Chess Olympiad||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|20. Antunes vs H Westerinen
|| ||1-0||38||1984||Chess Olympiad||C96 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|21. Antunes vs A Defize
|| ||1-0||33||1984||Chess Olympiad||C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|22. A Nascimento vs Antunes
|| ||0-1||56||1985||Paz e Amizade||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|23. Antunes vs M Suta
||0-1||9||1985||cr||E30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad|
|24. B Belotti vs Antunes
||0-1||24||1985||Reggio Emilia 8687-B||C36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense|
|25. Antunes vs Taimanov
||0-1||51||1985||Lisbon||E11 Bogo-Indian Defense|
| page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 111
|Apr-13-07|| ||bauernfresser: Antunes has been the first Portuguese to become Grand Master.|
|Feb-06-08|| ||whiteshark: Player of the Day
Became a GM in 1995, but retired from chess in 1998. It looks as if he is working as an economist for the Bank of Portugal.
His personal website: http://docentes.fe.unl.pt/~ara/
|Feb-06-08|| ||eternaloptimist: He played against the Sicilian well w/ the white pieces. There are 4 games he won w/ white (against the Sicilian) in the chessgames.com database in case anyone is interested (4 wins & only 1 loss). It might help someone to improve by studying these games! Also, if you are interested in economics, labor &/or finance, you should check out his website.|
|Feb-06-10|| ||wordfunph: famous scalps of GM Antonio Antunes..
Korchnoi, Mariotti, Igor Ivanov, Kotronias, Ivkov...
Happy Birthday GM Antunes!
|Feb-06-11|| ||Penguincw: Happy 49th birthday <Antonio Antunes>.|
|Feb-06-14|| ||BIDMONFA: Antonio Antunes|
|Feb-06-14|| ||Penguincw: Happy 52nd birthday to GM Antonio Antunes.|
|Feb-06-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Antonio Antunes.|
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