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Renier Castellanos Rodriguez
R Castellanos Rodriguez 
Photo copyright © 2009, courtesy of member "timhortons"  
Number of games in database: 139
Years covered: 2004 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2501 (2538 rapid, 2561 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2529

Overall record: +38 -21 =24 (60.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 56 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (27) 
    B42 B94 B31 B81 B44
 Ruy Lopez (14) 
    C77 C65 C87 C95 C88
 Sicilian Kan (6) 
 Sicilian Najdorf (6) 
    B94 B99 B96
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    D02 A46
 French Defense (4) 
    C03 C07 C12
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (26) 
    B43 B42 B50 B53 B91
 Sicilian Kan (14) 
    B43 B42 B41
 King's Indian (11) 
    E99 E94 E92 E64 E80
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A45 E10 A46
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A70 A67 A62
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Z Qin, 2011 1-0
   F Decoster vs R Castellanos Rodriguez, 2013 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Spanish Team Championship (Honor Division) (2012)
   Spanish Championship (2013)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   Cappelle-la-Grande (2014)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2010 Ch elite pom by gauer
   2010 Pere Noel by gauer

   🏆 Pro Chess League
   A Shetty vs R Castellanos Rodriguez (Jan-25-18) 1-0, rapid
   Shabalov vs R Castellanos Rodriguez (Jan-25-18) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Mika A Brattain (Jan-25-18) 0-1, rapid
   R Castellanos Rodriguez vs A Liang (Jan-25-18) 0-1, rapid
   J G Ludwig vs R Castellanos Rodriguez (Jan-18-18) 0-1, rapid

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(born Jul-13-1982, 35 years old) Spain

[what is this?]
He is an IM from Spain but had visited Montreal, Quebec, Canada for a short stay. He occasionally played for the Chilean Olympiad team as high as 1st board between 2004-6 (+4-6=2, +4-3=4). ICC handle: Sobreviviente.

Reference: http://reniercastellanos.blogspot.c...

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 139  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Hon Kun Chang  1-036200436th OlympiadC87 Ruy Lopez
2. Y Erturan vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  0-128200436th OlympiadB50 Sicilian
3. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs V Gashimov  ½-½21200436th OlympiadB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
4. A Cruz Condori vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  ½-½54200436th OlympiadA46 Queen's Pawn Game
5. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs V Meijers  0-148200436th OlympiadB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs D Zagorskis  ½-½21200436th OlympiadC41 Philidor Defense
7. Kanep vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-083200436th OlympiadB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
8. P Wang vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  0-144200436th OlympiadA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. A Bauza vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  0-121200436th OlympiadA07 King's Indian Attack
10. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs H Herraiz Hidalgo  ½-½30200436th OlympiadC12 French, McCutcheon
11. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs J Ivanov 1-0222006Dos Hermanas op 5thB42 Sicilian, Kan
12. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs P Rowe  1-034200637th Chess OlympiadB01 Scandinavian
13. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Hjartarson  0-170200637th Chess OlympiadC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
14. V Iordachescu vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-065200637th Chess OlympiadB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
15. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Md Omar Ak Hafizon Pg 1-028200637th Chess OlympiadB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
16. B Kelly vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-056200637th Chess OlympiadE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
17. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs S Sarno  ½-½47200637th Chess OlympiadB07 Pirc
18. H Hamdouchi vs R Castellanos Rodriguez ½-½53200637th Chess OlympiadB53 Sicilian
19. S Megaranto vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-051200637th Chess OlympiadB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
20. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs R Harper  1-031200637th Chess OlympiadB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
21. Ftacnik vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-061200637th Chess OlympiadE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
22. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs O Zambrana  1-046200637th Chess OlympiadB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
23. T Nyback vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-057200637th Chess OlympiadE92 King's Indian
24. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs J Antoli Royo  ½-½402006II Sort OpenC88 Ruy Lopez
25. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Granda Zuniga  0-1472006II Sort OpenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 139  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-06-06  BIDMONFA: Renier Castellanos


Jun-26-09  timhortons:

ICC handle <Sobreviviente> Renier Castellanos Rodriguez 2446 26 ESP

Jun-26-09  timhortons: His ICC profile say his living in montreal now.
Jun-26-09  timhortons:

blog site of IM Castillanos

Sep-08-09  timhortons: IM Renier Castellanos Rodriguez WILL BE PLAYING AT SITE OF 89TH montreal open chess championship!


Sep-23-09  timhortons: Though IM sobreviente chess federation is of spain but he is living in montreal now.

he is one of the nicest person you meet.

i took this picture at quebec chess invitational 2009!

Oct-11-09  timhortons: <sobreviente>

is his ICC handle

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: http://reniercastellanos.blogspot.c...

He won a tournament in Spain today:, congratulations!

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  Tabanus: 2nd place in Calgary International Chess Classic (Canada) 20-24 May 2010:

Dec-23-11  FlintEastwood: For anyone that doesn't know already, Renier makes vids on a fairly regular basis for

Well worth a watch...mostly he discusses hot new theoretical developments in his fave lines - usually Sicilian and King's Indian.

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