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Benjamin Gledura
Number of games in database: 221
Years covered: 2010 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2620 (2619 rapid, 2377 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2648

Overall record: +89 -34 =80 (63.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 18 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Reti System (23) 
    A04 A05 A06
 Slav (8) 
    D12 D10 D11 D15
 Catalan (8) 
    E04 E06
 English (8) 
    A15 A14 A13
 King's Indian Attack (7) 
 English, 1 c4 c5 (6) 
    A34 A37 A30 A39
With the Black pieces:
 Grunfeld (22) 
    D85 D96 D97 D91 D87
 Ruy Lopez (21) 
    C92 C84 C95 C78 C85
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (15) 
    C84 C92 C95 C85 C93
 Slav (11) 
    D12 D11 D10 D13 D17
 Sicilian (9) 
    B40 B33 B47 B48 B31
 King's Indian (7) 
    E60 E64 E69 E94
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Gledura vs R Vaishali, 2017 1-0
   Gledura vs Anand, 2016 1-0
   P Maghsoodloo vs Gledura, 2019 1/2-1/2
   R Praggnanandhaa vs Gledura, 2019 0-1
   Gledura vs A Esipenko, 2019 1/2-1/2
   Gledura vs D Kollars, 2018 1-0
   Gledura vs A Moiseenko, 2016 1/2-1/2
   V Ivic vs Gledura, 2019 0-1
   E Najer vs Gledura, 2019 1/2-1/2
   Gledura vs V Keymer, 2019 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   US Open (2021)
   Tata Steel Challengers (2019)
   Rilton Cup 2017/18 (2017)
   Hastings 2016/17 (2016)
   Hastings 2014/15 (2014)
   London Chess Classic Open (2015)
   European Championship (2019)
   Gibraltar Masters (2018)
   Reykjavik Open (2018)
   Gibraltar Masters (2017)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)
   Reykjavik Open (2014)
   European Championship (2017)
   FIDE Online Olympiad (2020)
   French Team Championship (2018)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   D85 Gruenfeld. Exchange B0 [Black] by chess.master

   🏆 European Team Championship
   Gledura vs E Postny (Nov-21-21) 1/2-1/2
   Gledura vs J van Foreest (Nov-20-21) 1/2-1/2
   Gledura vs I Ivanisevic (Nov-19-21) 0-1
   V Artemiev vs Gledura (Nov-18-21) 1/2-1/2
   Santos Latasa vs Gledura (Nov-16-21) 0-1

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(born Jul-04-1999, 22 years old) Hungary

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GM Gledura's title results achieved are as follows: FIDE Master (2009); International Master (2014); Grandmaster (2016) title awarded(5). He is coached by IM Andras Meszaros and won his title when he won the European U10 Championship in 2009.

Apart from being a powerful junior chess player, he is a junior regional and national swimming champion in Hungary with numerous awards.

He scored 7/10 for his team's top board at the 2014 World youth team chess Olympiad(2) and 8/10 at the 2015 WYCO(4).

References / Sources

(1) (2014 WYCO games source), (2) (2014 WYCO results page), (3) (courtesy of Getty images), (4) (2015 WYCO), (5) (confirms GM result).

Wikipedia article: Benjámin Gledura

Last updated: 2019-03-29 10:01:05

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 242  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Lenaerts vs Gledura  1-0452010WYCC Open U12A30 English, Symmetrical
2. P Robson vs Gledura  ½-½532014Reykjavik OpenA10 English
3. Gledura vs O Morkedal  1-0442014Reykjavik OpenA06 Reti Opening
4. T Hellwig vs Gledura  0-1342014Reykjavik OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
5. Gledura vs Stefansson  ½-½142014Reykjavik OpenA04 Reti Opening
6. Rozentalis vs Gledura  1-0632014Reykjavik OpenB10 Caro-Kann
7. Gledura vs T Rydstrom  1-0462014Reykjavik OpenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. R Bjerke vs Gledura  1-0352014Reykjavik OpenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
9. Gledura vs A Thorsteinsson  1-0302014Reykjavik OpenA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
10. S Steindorsson vs Gledura 0-1312014Reykjavik OpenA36 English
11. Gledura vs Urkedal  ½-½252014Reykjavik OpenA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
12. Romanishin vs Gledura  ½-½20201433rd Zalakaros OpenD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. R Markus vs Gledura  1-0332014TCh-HUN -15D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
14. C Haussernot vs Gledura  0-1282014Hastings 2014/15C45 Scotch Game
15. Gledura vs A Mista  1-0412014Hastings 2014/15E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
16. J Hawkins vs Gledura  ½-½322014Hastings 2014/15D97 Grunfeld, Russian
17. Gledura vs S Bogner  ½-½222015Hastings 2014/15D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
18. J Liang vs Gledura  0-1432015Hastings 2014/15D85 Grunfeld
19. Gledura vs M Lagarde  ½-½702015Hastings 2014/15A05 Reti Opening
20. R Edouard vs Gledura  1-0472015Hastings 2014/15E60 King's Indian Defense
21. Gledura vs T Rodshtein  1-0312015Hastings 2014/15A22 English
22. Sengupta vs Gledura  ½-½432015Hastings 2014/15C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
23. Gledura vs Andreas Kelires  0-1312015FSGM MarchA13 English
24. Gledura vs M Ragger  0-177201534th Zalakaros OpenD85 Grunfeld
25. Gledura vs Athanasios Serntedakis  1-0482015London Chess Classic OpenE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-20-14  BIDMONFA: Benjamin Gledura

GLEDURA, Benjamin

Feb-01-16  fisayo123: Beat (an out of sorts) Vishy Anand. He's 16.
Feb-01-16  Billy Vaughan: An attrative, minimalist win at that. Shades of Carlsen.
Feb-01-16  sonia91: He also defeated Karpov in the Highlander Cup (a rapid ko tournament) in Budapest at the Global Chess Festival organised by Judit Polgar last year. So Gledura has beat two former world champions so far (although one at rapid)!
Nov-20-17  diagonal: Gledura wins the closed <Magistral de Barcelona 2017> (ten players) as first on tie-break above top-seeded Frenchman Fressinet:
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  MissScarlett: Judit Polgar once filmed a TV commercial with swimming legend Tamas Darnyi...
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  Messiah: He is definitely worse against Grandelius, lol lol.
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  Messiah: He can resign against Grandelius, this position is terrible. I wouldn't win it against Gledura, but Grandelius will, surely.
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  Messiah: Ah, it ended in a back-rank catastrophe.
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  wordfunph: World Cup 2019 1st round pairing:

Najer Evgeniy (RUS) vs Gledura Benjamin (HUN)

interesting match between veteran GM Najer vs 20-year-old GM Gledura

my chessbucks on GM Najer.

Nov-16-21  ndg2: 5/5 in the European Team Championship (2021), impressive!

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