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🏆 Italian Teams (2015)

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Played in Civitanova Marche, Italy 29 April - 3 May 2015. Semi-official site: ... [more]

Player: Valerio Votava Luciani

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Luciani vs R Di Paolo  1-0272015Italian TeamsA40 Queen's Pawn Game
2. V Luciani vs Vocaturo  0-1322015Italian TeamsE10 Queen's Pawn Game
3. V Luciani vs F Misiano  ½-½312015Italian TeamsA26 English
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Luciani wins | Luciani loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
May-04-15  Sokrates: CG announces: <Leading players include Grischuk, Kramnik, Aronian, Jakovenko, Wojtaszek, Vitiugov, Svidler> but where are they?
May-04-15  superstoned: <Sokrates> They are all at the Russian League,,typo i guess.
May-04-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  chessgames.com: That was a typo, our apologies. The winning team was Obiettivo Risarcimento Padova (Hikaru Nakamura, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave Maxime, Etienne Bacrot, et al).
May-04-15  Sokrates: Okay, understood, thank you.
May-04-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Results of games and what not can be found exploring this link: http://chess-results.com/tnr166264.....

Apparently WorldTradingLab Club 64 Modena also had 11 points (both teams +5,-1,=1), but Obiettivo took the tiebreaks (not sure what it is, but I'm guessing game points, or maybe H2H).

Obiettivo won (like expected), but they had 3 super-GMs on their team, while the next highest rated player not on their team is Luka Lenic (2642).

May-04-15  Karposian: <Penguincw: Apparently WorldTradingLab Club 64 Modena also had 11 points (both teams +5,-1,=1), but Obiettivo took the tiebreaks (not sure what it is, but I'm guessing game points, or maybe H2H).>

The first tie breaker was the total of the individual board points scored. Obiettivo: 20 pts, Modena: 19 pts.

May-05-15  coolconundrum: So Italian team championships... and Nakamura is playing (?!) and Caruana isn't?!
May-05-15  Karposian: <coolconundrum> Caruana dropped the Italian team championship this year. He is preparing for the FIDE Grand Prix in Khanty-Mansiysk that starts next week.
May-09-15  jphamlore: Isn't this game one of the greatest crushes of a super-GM by a 2400 level player ever?

N Altini vs M Vachier-Lagrave, 2015

If someone said this game was a previously unknown game of an immortal as White, I might believe them. The only explanation I have for such perfect play is that Altini seems to be near that magic age of 20 when a chess player integrates the total game.

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