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Karl Zelesco
Number of games in database: 47
Years covered: 2012 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2411 (2144 rapid, 2270 blitz)

Overall record: +21 -20 =6 (51.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 English (4) 
    A15 A17 A10
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (8) 
    C02 C00 C12 C11 C05
 French (4) 
    C00 C11 C12
 English, 1 c4 e5 (4) 
    A21 A28 A20 A29
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   K Zelesco vs Oliver Picken, 2017 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   George Trundle Masters (2014)
   New Zealand Open (2015)
   Queenstown Chess Classic (2012)

   🏆 Oceania Zone 3.6 Zonal Championship
   A Smirnov vs K Zelesco (Jan-20-17) 1/2-1/2
   Kris Chan vs K Zelesco (Jan-19-17) 0-1
   K Zelesco vs A Dale (Jan-18-17) 0-1
   K Zelesco vs M Illingworth (Jan-17-17) 0-1
   Y Choong vs K Zelesco (Jan-17-17) 0-1

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(born Aug-30-1999, 21 years old) Australia

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International Master.

12 year old Zelesco had an auspicious debut at the Queenstown Chess Classic (2012), scoring 6/9 (+6 -3). Since then he has placed =5th in the Melbourne Chess Club Championship, and also scored solidly in the Ballarat Begonia Open and the 2012 Doeberl Premier, adding a total of 45 Elo points to his resume. After a mediocre performance in the Noble Park Club Championship 2012, he came good by placing 2nd, half a point from the lead, with a strong 5.5/7 in the 2012 Victorian Open including a win over co-leader of this event IM James Morris. He scored a solid 5/11 at the 2012 Victorian Championship, adding 26 Elo points to his ratings for this result alone. He represented Canberra on board four at the World Cities Team Championship (2012) that were held in the UAE at the end of 2012, scoring 1/3, defeating Ioannis Stathopoulos and losing to GM Martyn Kravtsiv and GM Evgeni Ellinovich Sveshnikov.

Last updated: 2019-03-21 07:52:12

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 47  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Zelesco vs Li Chao  0-1392012Queenstown Chess ClassicA17 English
2. O W Hartvig vs K Zelesco  0-1372012Queenstown Chess ClassicA07 King's Indian Attack
3. K Zelesco vs K Haznedaroglu  0-1292012Queenstown Chess ClassicA15 English
4. K Zelesco vs R W Smith  1-0592012Queenstown Chess ClassicA56 Benoni Defense
5. B Cheng vs K Zelesco  1-0362012Queenstown Chess ClassicA20 English
6. K Zelesco vs M Kravtsiv 0-1432012World Cities Team ChampionshipE46 Nimzo-Indian
7. Sveshnikov vs K Zelesco  1-0442012World Cities Team ChampionshipC02 French, Advance
8. I Stathopoulos vs K Zelesco  0-1672012World Cities Team ChampionshipD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
9. G Lane vs K Zelesco  ½-½262014George Trundle MastersC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
10. K Zelesco vs D K Johansen  0-1392014George Trundle MastersA10 English
11. R W Smith vs K Zelesco  ½-½462014George Trundle MastersC12 French, McCutcheon
12. K Zelesco vs V Smirnov  1-0372014George Trundle MastersC16 French, Winawer
13. M Steadman vs K Zelesco 1-0632014George Trundle MastersC18 French, Winawer
14. P Garbett vs K Zelesco  1-0482014George Trundle MastersA07 King's Indian Attack
15. K Zelesco vs A Smirnov  1-0582014George Trundle MastersD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
16. L McLaren vs K Zelesco  1-0292014George Trundle MastersC11 French
17. K Zelesco vs K Polishchuk  1-0372014George Trundle MastersA15 English
18. L Nicholls vs K Zelesco  0-1282015New Zealand OpenC00 French Defense
19. K Zelesco vs L Zhu  1-0242015New Zealand OpenB40 Sicilian
20. N Croad vs K Zelesco  ½-½522015New Zealand OpenD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. K Zelesco vs R W Smith  1-0292015New Zealand OpenB20 Sicilian
22. D Howell vs K Zelesco 1-0282015New Zealand OpenA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
23. K Zelesco vs M McNabb  1-0362015New Zealand OpenE73 King's Indian
24. A F Ker vs K Zelesco  0-1422015New Zealand OpenC02 French, Advance
25. K Zelesco vs R J Dive  1-0352015New Zealand OpenE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
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May-02-12  twinlark: Way to go, Karl. Keep it up!

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