chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Marco Albano
  
Number of games in database: 124
Years covered: 1966 to 2004
Last FIDE rating: 2291 (2220 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2304
Overall record: +95 -8 =21 (85.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

Repertoire Explorer
Most played openings
B20 Sicilian (9 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (7 games)
B07 Pirc (7 games)
B32 Sicilian (7 games)
C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation (5 games)
A50 Queen's Pawn Game (3 games)
C55 Two Knights Defense (3 games)
C00 French Defense (2 games)
B44 Sicilian (2 games)
B06 Robatsch (2 games)

Search Sacrifice Explorer for Marco Albano
Search Google for Marco Albano
FIDE player card for Marco Albano


MARCO ALBANO
(born Dec-11-1947, 72 years old) Italy

[what is this?]

FIDE Master Albano was born in La Spezia.

Last updated: 2020-10-28 08:04:06

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 124  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Pace vs M Albano 0-1181966Camp ProvB20 Sicilian
2. M Albano vs Battisti  1-0351967Camp. ita. Squadre VB08 Pirc, Classical
3. M Albano vs Cambi  1-0321968La Spezia S. GiusB20 Sicilian
4. M Albano vs Paolo Perinelli  1-0501968SavonaC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
5. S Divic vs M Albano  ½-½231968La Spezia S. GiusB32 Sicilian
6. M Albano vs Matulovic 0-1211968Reggio Emilia 6768B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
7. M Albano vs A S Segal  ½-½181968WchT U26 15th qual-AB02 Alekhine's Defense
8. M Albano vs P Mertens 1-0211968WchT U26 15th fin-CB20 Sicilian
9. M Albano vs S Malmgren  0-1681968WchT U26 15th fin-CB07 Pirc
10. M Albano vs D Metras 1-0731968WchT U26 15th fin-CB07 Pirc
11. L Holmstrand vs M Albano  0-1401968Camp. mond. stud. YbE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
12. Mariani vs M Albano  0-1301970La Spezia semifinaliB27 Sicilian
13. Z Ljubisavljevic vs M Albano  ½-½491970La Spezia S. GiusB32 Sicilian
14. M Albano vs M Vujovic  ½-½411970La Spezia S. GiusB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
15. M Albano vs Rossi  1-0481971La Spezia S. GiusB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
16. M Albano vs E Romani  1-0451971La Spezia S. GiusB20 Sicilian
17. M Albano vs M Mlcousek  1-0701971La Spezia S. GiusB02 Alekhine's Defense
18. M Albano vs A Grinza  1-0371971Camp Ita UnivB10 Caro-Kann
19. B Manzardo vs M Albano  0-1301971Camp Ita SqA15 English
20. R Cosulich vs M Albano  1-0261971La SpeziaB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
21. Ponzetto vs M Albano  0-1241971Univers. CerretoA02 Bird's Opening
22. M Albano vs L Santolini  1-0211971BariB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
23. M Corgnati vs M Albano  0-1411972Camp Ita UnivB32 Sicilian
24. Jakel vs M Albano  1-0231972ImperiaA50 Queen's Pawn Game
25. M Albano vs Saliba  1-0431972Camp Ita UnivB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 124  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Albano wins | Albano loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-09-09  Sem: Funny that there has been no kibitzing for Albano yet, since according to ChessGame Statistics he is nr. 7 in the list of players making winning sacrifices.
Jun-25-09  Marmot PFL: Better known as Captain Lou Albano.
Sep-20-09  birthtimes: Interesting that out of 35 games on the Sacrifice Explorer, only about a half-dozen of them have the ratings of either of the players...
Dec-13-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  Domdaniel: He is now at #12 in that list. It still seems like a very high placing.
Dec-13-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  SwitchingQuylthulg: Albano is high on the list mostly because of his super-high winning percentage; it's not that he's particularly sacrificial, the database just happens to be full of his wins.

(Before you ask, yes, AJ also has a high winning sacrifice percentage for the same reason; going purely by percentages he should be on that list, not much below Albano. Thankfully, it seems the system thinks otherwise.)

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.


NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific player only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!
Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | Profile | Preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | New Kibitzing | Chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | Privacy Notice | Contact Us

Copyright 2001-2020, Chessgames Services LLC