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Renier Castellanos Rodriguez
R Castellanos Rodriguez 
Photo copyright © 2009, courtesy of member "timhortons"  
Number of games in database: 100
Years covered: 2004 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2491 (2482 rapid, 2555 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. 17 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (25) 
    B42 B94 B31 B44 B81
 Ruy Lopez (11) 
    C77 C65 C87 C95 C92
 Sicilian Najdorf (6) 
    B94 B96 B99
 Sicilian Kan (5) 
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C87 C92 C88 C95
 French Defense (4) 
    C03 C12 C07
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B43 B42 B53 B50 B87
 King's Indian (11) 
    E99 E94 E92 E90 E80
 Sicilian Kan (9) 
    B43 B42
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A45 A46 E10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Z Qin, 2011 1-0

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

   N Grandelius vs R Castellanos Rodriguez (Dec-18-16) 1/2-1/2, blitz
   R Castellanos Rodriguez vs N Grandelius (Dec-18-16) 0-1, blitz
   M Kobalia vs R Castellanos Rodriguez (Dec-18-16) 0-1, blitz
   R Castellanos Rodriguez vs M Kobalia (Dec-18-16) 1/2-1/2, blitz
   R Castellanos Rodriguez vs A Jankovic (Dec-17-16) 1-0, blitz

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(born Jul-13-1982, 34 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 4; games 1-25 of 100  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Hon Kun Chang  1-036 2004 36th OlympiadC87 Ruy Lopez
2. Y Erturan vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  0-128 2004 36th OlympiadB50 Sicilian
3. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs V Gashimov  ½-½21 2004 36th OlympiadB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
4. A Cruz Condori vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  ½-½54 2004 36th OlympiadA46 Queen's Pawn Game
5. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs V Meijers  0-148 2004 36th OlympiadB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs D Zagorskis  ½-½21 2004 36th OlympiadC41 Philidor Defense
7. Kanep vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-083 2004 36th OlympiadB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
8. P Wang vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  0-144 2004 36th OlympiadA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. A Bauza vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  0-121 2004 36th OlympiadA07 King's Indian Attack
10. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs H Herraiz Hidalgo  ½-½30 2004 36th OlympiadC12 French, McCutcheon
11. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs J Ivanov 1-022 2006 Dos Hermanas op 5thB42 Sicilian, Kan
12. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs P Rowe  1-034 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB01 Scandinavian
13. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Hjartarson  0-170 2006 37th Chess OlympiadC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
14. V Iordachescu vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-065 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
15. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Md Omar Ak Hafizon Pg 1-028 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
16. B Kelly vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-056 2006 37th Chess OlympiadE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
17. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs S Sarno  ½-½47 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB06 Robatsch
18. H Hamdouchi vs R Castellanos Rodriguez ½-½53 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB53 Sicilian
19. S Megaranto vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-051 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
20. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs R Harper  1-031 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
21. Ftacnik vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-061 2006 37th Chess OlympiadE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
22. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs O Zambrana  1-046 2006 37th Chess OlympiadB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
23. T Nyback vs R Castellanos Rodriguez  1-057 2006 37th Chess OlympiadE92 King's Indian
24. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs J Antoli Royo  ½-½40 2006 II Sort OpenC88 Ruy Lopez
25. R Castellanos Rodriguez vs Granda Zuniga  0-147 2006 II Sort OpenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
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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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