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Luke Harmon-Vellotti
Number of games in database: 63
Years covered: 2009 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2408 (2410 rapid, 2354 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2468

Overall record: +9 -13 =12 (44.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 29 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (11) 
    B90 B67 B74 B80 B62
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C77 C67 C84 C63
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E32 E38
 Sicilian Najdorf (5) 
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (6) 
    C04 C02 C00
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E17 E14 E12
 English (4) 
    A11 A17 A15
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   41st Annual World Open (2013)
   40th World Open (2012)
   Pro Chess League (2018)

   🏆 PRO League Group Stage
   L Harmon-Vellotti vs A B He (Jan-23-19) 1-0, rapid
   L Harmon-Vellotti vs Xiangyu Xu (Jan-23-19) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   Zhao Jun vs L Harmon-Vellotti (Jan-23-19) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   J Bai vs L Harmon-Vellotti (Jan-23-19) 1-0, rapid
   Khachiyan vs L Harmon-Vellotti (Mar-07-18) 0-1, rapid

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(born Nov-24-1998, 24 years old) United States of America

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FM (2012); IM (2013).

IM Luke Harmon-Vellotti came =2nd (3rd on tiebreak) at the 2013 U.S. Junior Closed Championship alongside Samuel Sevian, and a half point behind the winner, IM Daniel Naroditsky. He also won an IM norm for this result.

References / Sources:

(1) (podcast interview with Ben Johnson in May, 2017).

Last updated: 2017-05-16 13:28:29

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 71  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Harmon-Vellotti vs M Esserman  0-1372009Copper State IntB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
2. D Rensch vs L Harmon-Vellotti  1-055200937th World OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. L Harmon-Vellotti vs M Arnold  0-1272010North American OpenB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
4. L Harmon-Vellotti vs R Sapozhnikov  1-054201139th World OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. A Sharevich vs L Harmon-Vellotti  1-025201139th World OpenE05 Catalan, Open, Classical line
6. J Mu vs L Harmon-Vellotti  ½-½402011112th US OpenC02 French, Advance
7. Naroditsky vs L Harmon-Vellotti  ½-½322011112th US OpenA15 English
8. Van Wely vs L Harmon-Vellotti 1-0482011112th US OpenE17 Queen's Indian
9. L Harmon-Vellotti vs J L Hammer  0-1592012Philadelphia OpenC77 Ruy Lopez
10. R Prasca Sosa vs L Harmon-Vellotti  ½-½312012Philadelphia OpenC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
11. L Harmon-Vellotti vs G Shahade  0-1442012Philadelphia OpenC77 Ruy Lopez
12. I Krush vs L Harmon-Vellotti 1-0812012Philadelphia OpenA26 English
13. L Harmon-Vellotti vs V Akobian 0-1862012National OpenE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
14. L Harmon-Vellotti vs A Ramirez Alvarez  1-049201240th World OpenA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
15. A Zapata vs L Harmon-Vellotti  ½-½30201240th World OpenC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
16. L Harmon-Vellotti vs P Shyam Nikil  1-043201240th World OpenC11 French
17. L Harmon-Vellotti vs Shabalov  0-155201240th World OpenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
18. Liu Qingnan vs L Harmon-Vellotti  0-1100201240th World OpenC00 French Defense
19. T Gelashvili vs L Harmon-Vellotti  ½-½72201222nd North American OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
20. L Harmon-Vellotti vs K Troff 1-0512013US JuniorsB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. L Harmon-Vellotti vs Sevian  0-1302013US JuniorsC77 Ruy Lopez
22. Xiong vs L Harmon-Vellotti  ½-½442013US JuniorsC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
23. L Harmon-Vellotti vs L Karell  1-038201341st Annual World OpenD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. L Harmon-Vellotti vs S Chiang  1-050201341st Annual World OpenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
25. G Kacheishvili vs L Harmon-Vellotti  1-035201341st Annual World OpenA25 English
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-02-10  amadeus: Music for a Found Harmonium:
Nov-02-10  rapidcitychess: Harmon good. Chaos bad.
Nov-17-11  Nemesistic: This kid has a great future ahead of him with the proper help,training and commitment..He was rated #1 Player in Idaho aged just 10,and last year aged 12 he played a 20 Board simul for charity winning all 20 game's!
Feb-09-12  Wyatt Gwyon:
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  Stonehenge: International Master at age 14 :)


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