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Bela Badea
B Badea 
Number of games in database: 212
Years covered: 1989 to 2008
Last FIDE rating: 2413 (2462 rapid, 2462 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2530

Overall record: +62 -24 =126 (59.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Reti System (30) 
    A04 A05 A06
 English (16) 
    A14 A12 A15 A16 A13
 King's Indian Attack (13) 
    A07 A08
 King's Indian (7) 
    E67 E62
 English, 1 c4 c5 (6) 
    A34 A37 A35
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A22 A25 A28
With the Black pieces:
 Robatsch (25) 
 Sicilian (16) 
    B90 B62 B22 B52 B81
 King's Indian (13) 
    E94 E90 E95 E63 E97
 Modern Defense (12) 
 Pirc (10) 
    B08 B07 B09
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A40 A41
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Badea vs Carlsen, 2001 1-0
   B Badea vs Z Varga, 2000 1/2-1/2
   A Bach vs B Badea, 2008 0-1
   I Buljovcic vs B Badea, 2001 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Nereto Open (1998)
   Giessen Open (1995)
   Norwegian Open (2001)
   Lasker Autumn GM (2001)
   Romanian Championship (1999)
   Staufer Open (1996)
   Romanian Championship (2001)
   EUR-chT (Men) 9th (1989)
   Berliner Sommer 12th (1994)
   Novi Sad Olympiad (1990)

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(born Feb-21-1969, 53 years old) Romania

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Grandmaster (1999).

He performed under the name of Takacs until 1989.

In the Romanian individual championships he won 4 medals: two gold (1997, 1998) and two bronze (1988, 2005).

Wikipedia article: Bela Badea

Last updated: 2022-08-14 20:07:21

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 227  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Dardha vs B Badea  0-1381989BalkaniadB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. B Badea vs T Clarke  1-0261989EUR-chT (Men) 9thA25 English
3. R Ekstroem vs B Badea  0-1341989EUR-chT (Men) 9thB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
4. P Haugli vs B Badea  0-1351989EUR-chT (Men) 9thE98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
5. Y Sivan vs B Badea  0-1441989EUR-chT (Men) 9thA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
6. Barlov vs B Badea  1-0651989EUR-chT (Men) 9thE60 King's Indian Defense
7. B Badea vs I Stohl  ½-½101989EUR-chT (Men) 9thA37 English, Symmetrical
8. G Rechlis vs B Badea  0-1411989EUR-chT (Men) 9thA69 Benoni, Four Pawns Attack, Main line
9. Ulybin vs B Badea  1-0401990Oakham YMB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
10. V Akopian vs B Badea  ½-½201990Oakham YMA34 English, Symmetrical
11. Ulybin vs B Badea  ½-½331990PrestwichB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
12. B Badea vs Adams  ½-½211990PrestwichA28 English
13. B Badea vs D Norwood  ½-½321990PrestwichA37 English, Symmetrical
14. B Badea vs A Galliamova  1-0311990PrestwichA16 English
15. Anand vs B Badea 1-0291990ManchesterB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. K Moutousis vs B Badea  0-153199021st BalkaniadB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. B Badea vs H Mossong  1-0301990Novi Sad OlympiadE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
18. S Tayeb vs B Badea  0-1331990Novi Sad OlympiadB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
19. B Badea vs Beim  ½-½111990Novi Sad OlympiadA10 English
20. B Badea vs S Sarno  1-0821990Novi Sad OlympiadA34 English, Symmetrical
21. E Grivas vs B Badea  ½-½131990Novi Sad OlympiadE97 King's Indian
22. S J Hutchings vs B Badea  1-0341990Novi Sad OlympiadA34 English, Symmetrical
23. V Moskalenko vs B Badea  1-0401991Moscow5E73 King's Indian
24. Shirov vs B Badea  ½-½261991Moscow5E90 King's Indian
25. B Badea vs Tal  ½-½2519918th ECC round of 32A17 English
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-21-05  Greginctw: He really really likes to play for the draw with black.
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Badea, Badea, Bing! Hey! You tawk'n to me!?
Mar-29-13  waustad: If he were Bulgarian I'd suspect that it was User: badest but that could just be his avatar.
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Badea drew all 11 of his games in the 2001 Victor Ciocaltea Memorial tournament, with 8 of those draws being in under 30 moves:

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