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Luca Moroni Jr
L Moroni Jr 
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Number of games in database: 295
Years covered: 2012 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 2530 (2548 rapid, 2491 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2558

Overall record: +82 -59 =105 (54.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 49 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (23) 
    E62 E67 E63 E60 E77
 Queen's Gambit Declined (17) 
    D31 D35 D38 D30
 Queen's Pawn Game (14) 
    A45 D00 D02 A46 A40
 English, 1 c4 c5 (10) 
    A33 A30 A32
 English, 1 c4 e5 (10) 
    A21 A22 A28 A27
 English (9) 
    A18 A13 A10 A19 A12
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (25) 
    C78 C95 C70 C72 C60
 Queen's Gambit Declined (17) 
    D37 D30 D35 D31
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    E00 A40 D02 A41 D00
 French Defense (12) 
    C07 C14 C11 C05 C03
 English (11) 
    A13 A10 A14
 Robatsch (11) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   L Moroni Jr vs J Christiansen, 2015 1-0
   M Warmerdam vs L Moroni Jr, 2015 0-1
   L Moroni Jr vs D Dordzhieva, 2022 1-0
   L Moroni Jr vs T Heinemann, 2021 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Rilton Cup 2018/19 (2018)
   European Team Championship (2017)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)
   European Championship (2019)
   FIDE Online Olympiad (2020)
   Gibraltar Masters (2018)
   Chigorin Memorial (2019)
   European Championship (2018)
   Qatar Masters (2015)
   Batumi Olympiad (2018)
   World Junior Championship (2017)
   Gibraltar Masters (2019)
   European Championship (2017)
   Gibraltar Masters (2020)
   European Individual Championship (2022)

   🏆 European Rapid Chess Championship
   L Moroni Jr vs Jan Marn (Dec-18-22) 1-0, rapid
   Jordi Triadu Cassa vs L Moroni Jr (Dec-18-22) 0-1, rapid
   O Zimina vs L Moroni Jr (Dec-18-22) 0-1, rapid
   L Moroni Jr vs M Szpar (Dec-18-22) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   Jakub Fus vs L Moroni Jr (Dec-18-22) 0-1, rapid

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FIDE player card for Luca Moroni Jr

(born Jul-01-2000, 22 years old) Italy

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Grandmaster (2017). Italian Champion (2017).

Moroni became a FIDE Master in 2014 when his rating rose above 2300. He won silver behind Roven Vogel at the World U16 Championship 2015 that was held in Halkidiki with a score of 8.5/11.

References / Sources

(1), (2), (3) (he finished with seven-and-a-half points by the final 11th round of the Montevideo tournament in September at Uruguay in 2017).

Last updated: 2017-12-13 04:06:13

 page 1 of 15; games 1-25 of 352  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Valsecchi vs L Moroni Jr  1-027201211th Bergamo Open EliteE05 Catalan, Open, Classical line
2. V Daskevics vs L Moroni Jr  1-028201211th Bergamo Open EliteA13 English
3. M Godena vs L Moroni Jr  1-067201316th Padova Open AC07 French, Tarrasch
4. J Gallagher vs L Moroni Jr  1-0492013Zurich Christmas OpenC07 French, Tarrasch
5. M Godena vs L Moroni Jr  1-037201417th Padova OpenC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
6. L Moroni Jr vs N Miezis  1-0732014Zurich Christmas OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
7. M Stojanovic vs L Moroni Jr 1-0322014Zurich Christmas OpenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. L Moroni Jr vs C Bauer  0-1372014Zurich Christmas OpenA33 English, Symmetrical
9. M J Turner vs L Moroni Jr  ½-½422014Zurich Christmas OpenD00 Queen's Pawn Game
10. L Moroni Jr vs N Studer  1-0412014Zurich Christmas OpenA10 English
11. L Moroni Jr vs J Gallagher  1-0532015Mitropa CupA33 English, Symmetrical
12. B Korpa vs L Moroni Jr  ½-½442015Mitropa CupA13 English
13. M Warmerdam vs L Moroni Jr  0-1472015Vienna Open-AB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
14. L Moroni Jr vs B Korpa  1-023201517th Trieste OpenD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
15. L Moroni Jr vs A David  ½-½29201575th ch-ITAD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
16. L Moroni Jr vs D Dvirnyy  ½-½27201575th ch-ITAD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. Brunello vs L Moroni Jr  0-176201575th ch-ITAA10 English
18. L Moroni Jr vs Vocaturo  ½-½67201575th ch-ITAA32 English, Symmetrical Variation
19. M Godena vs L Moroni Jr  ½-½21201575th ch-ITAB07 Pirc
20. A Korobov vs L Moroni Jr 1-0502015Qatar MastersE00 Queen's Pawn Game
21. L Moroni Jr vs A Bivol  1-0912015Qatar MastersA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
22. A Moiseenko vs L Moroni Jr ½-½472015Qatar MastersD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. L Moroni Jr vs B Adhiban  0-1412015Qatar MastersA46 Queen's Pawn Game
24. Di Li vs L Moroni Jr 1-0732015Qatar MastersA40 Queen's Pawn Game
25. L Moroni Jr vs J Christiansen  1-0352015Qatar MastersD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-06-15  BIDMONFA: Luca Moroni Jr

MORONI, Luca Jr.

Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: Would this player's ill-starred ideas be termed Moronic?
Nov-06-15  sonia91: Silver medal in the 2015 World Under-16 Championship:
Dec-18-15  Nonnus: Playing at Qatar. His first and last names scream mental illness.

He must therefore be a strong chess player.

Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: Does this player serenade opponents with <Bony Moronie>?
Dec-12-17  sonia91: At 17, he just became the new Italian champion.
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: If he is the son of Moroni, would he be called MacMoroni?
Feb-20-19  ketchuplover: Drawn goes Yi!
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Moroni holds top seed Wei Yi to a draw in Round 1 of Aeroflot.

L Moroni Jr vs Wei Yi, 2019

Jan-13-21  lentil: Son of the Mormon Prophet?
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: <lentil: Son of the Mormon Prophet?>

Sounds at least highly possible. (laughs)

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