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Juan Manuel Bellon Lopez
Number of games in database: 853
Years covered: 1969 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2339 (2392 rapid, 2306 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2510

Overall record: +261 -332 =258 (45.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (119) 
    A45 A46 A40 D00 D02
 Sicilian (53) 
    B93 B56 B84 B42 B23
 Nimzo-Larsen Attack (42) 
 Orthodox Defense (20) 
    D58 D52 D62 D60 D61
 Slav (19) 
    D15 D17 D11 D16 D12
 French Defense (18) 
    C00 C11 C05 C03 C07
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (147) 
    B27 B32 B48 B47 B40
 Caro-Kann (35) 
    B16 B13 B15 B10 B12
 Modern Benoni (34) 
    A57 A58 A56 A67 A59
 Sicilian Taimanov (32) 
    B48 B47 B45
 Slav (30) 
    D16 D11 D15 D17 D12
 Reti System (27) 
    A04 A06
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Garcia Padron vs Bellon Lopez, 1990 0-1
   Bellon Lopez vs Antunes, 1994 1-0
   Bellon Lopez vs E Berg, 2006 1-0
   Bellon Lopez vs R Byrne, 1975 1-0
   Bellon Lopez vs R Jamieson, 1977 1/2-1/2
   Bellon Lopez vs L Popov, 1977 1-0
   Hort vs Bellon Lopez, 1978 0-1
   Karpov vs Bellon Lopez, 1973 1/2-1/2
   Bellon Lopez vs V Kovacevic, 1979 1-0
   Bellon Lopez vs N Padevsky, 1972 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Amsterdam Zonal (1978)
   Malaga op 4th (2001)
   Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)
   Rilton Cup 2016/17 (2016)
   Haifa Olympiad (1976)
   Skopje Olympiad Final-A (1972)
   32nd Rilton Cup (2002)
   Gibtelecom (2009)
   Gibraltar Chess Festival (2008)
   Gibraltar (2010)
   Gibtelecom Chess Festival (2006)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2011)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2015)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
   Gibraltar Masters (2019)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2001 Capablanca memorial (premier - II) by gauer

   🏆 Gibraltar Masters
   Bellon Lopez vs Kosteniuk (Jan-30-20) 1/2-1/2
   A Stefanova vs Bellon Lopez (Jan-27-20) 1-0
   Bellon Lopez vs D Vocaturo (Jan-21-20) 0-1
   D Larino Nieto vs Bellon Lopez (Jan-31-19) 0-1
   Bellon Lopez vs V Bianco (Jan-30-19) 1-0

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(born May-08-1950, 71 years old) Spain (federation/nationality Sweden)

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Juan Manuel Bellon Lopez was born in Valencia. FIDE awarded him the IM title in 1974 and the GM title in 1979. He was Spanish Champion in 1969, 1971, 1974, 1977 and 1982. In tournaments he was 1st at Torremolinos 1978 and 2nd= at Montilla in 1978. Bellon is also a Developmental Instructor (2014). He is married to Pia Cramling and their daughter also plays chess: Anna Cramling Bellon.

Wikipedia article: Juan Manuel Bellón López

Last updated: 2020-12-05 14:59:03

 page 1 of 35; games 1-25 of 853  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Bohm vs Bellon Lopez  1-0301969EU-ch U20 final-BB30 Sicilian
2. J Moles vs Bellon Lopez  ½-½271969EU-ch U20 final-BB32 Sicilian
3. G Ligterink vs Bellon Lopez  0-1581969EU-ch U20 final-BD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. Bellon Lopez vs J Moles  0-1251969EU-ch U20 prelC02 French, Advance
5. R Toran Albero vs Bellon Lopez  ½-½231969OlotA04 Reti Opening
6. Bellon Lopez vs Joaquim Bosch Codina  1-0311969OlotC42 Petrov Defense
7. Ivkov vs Bellon Lopez  1-0261969OlotA50 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Bellon Lopez vs D Marovic  0-1521969OlotB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
9. O Ulvestad vs Bellon Lopez  0-1421969OlotD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
10. N Pardo vs Bellon Lopez  ½-½721969OlotD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
11. Bellon Lopez vs Pomar Salamanca  ½-½501969OlotB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
12. O'Kelly vs Bellon Lopez  1-0491969OlotA25 English
13. Bellon Lopez vs R Calvo  0-1391969OlotB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
14. Bellon Lopez vs J Barle  1-0301970EU-ch U20 qualB20 Sicilian
15. Ulf Teie vs Bellon Lopez  0-1291970EU-ch U20 qualB32 Sicilian
16. H Lehmann vs Bellon Lopez 1-022197010th Costa del SolD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
17. Browne vs Bellon Lopez 0-158197010th Costa del SolB32 Sicilian
18. Bellon Lopez vs S Tatai  0-1561970OlotA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
19. O'Kelly vs Bellon Lopez  0-1481970OlotA50 Queen's Pawn Game
20. Bellon Lopez vs R Toran Albero  1-0351970OlotB32 Sicilian
21. R Hartoch vs Bellon Lopez  1-0361970OlotA34 English, Symmetrical
22. P N Lee vs Bellon Lopez  ½-½541970Clare BenedictB32 Sicilian
23. Blau vs Bellon Lopez  1-0391970Clare BenedictB27 Sicilian
24. Bellon Lopez vs P Schrafl  1-0571970Clare BenedictA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
25. Tal vs Bellon Lopez 1-0141970EUR-chT (Men) 4thB30 Sicilian
 page 1 of 35; games 1-25 of 853  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Benzol: Juan Manuel Bellon Lopez
Born 8th May 1950 in Valencia
Awarded titles of IM in 1974 and GM in 1979, he was Spanish champion in 1969, 1971, 1974, 1977 and 1982.
Jan-21-06  BIDMONFA: Juan Manuel Bellon Lopez

May-09-07  TommyC: Is it definitely true, does anyone know, that Bellón has not offered a draw since 1978:~


- ?

Any more details as to why not? And which game and move saw his last offer of a draw, all those years ago?

Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Player of the Day

No games with the <Bellon Gambit>: 1.c4 e5 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.Nf3 b5!? in Opening Explorer

Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Oh, wait, real <Bellon Gambit> is after <1.c4 e5 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.Nf3 e4 4.Ng5 b5 <>> and here are the games: Opening Explorer
Jan-31-09  waustad: I don't know who suggested it, but at Gib-Tel '09, he played a 10 move draw with white against Stefanova. Maybe he had to babysit. His wife was playing an 84 mover beating Jovanka Houska.
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: GM Bellon Lopez turns 60 today...happy birthday!
Dec-12-10  Dredge Rivers: He's a Bellonare!
May-08-12  waustad: Happy b'day.
Jan-22-13  waustad: After winning in the first round at Gibtel, his reward is to get to play Alexei Shirov. At least he gets to be white.
Jun-01-16  blackburne: Juan Manuel Bellón, in spanish:

Mar-13-17  Gottschalk: Juan Manuel Bellon highest rating was 2510 (Jan 1991)

Oct-10-17  waustad: He has transfered to the Swedish federation.

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