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Pawel Jaracz
Number of games in database: 487
Years covered: 1991 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2456 (2429 rapid, 2495 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2575

Overall record: +116 -73 =199 (55.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 99 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (57) 
    B90 B42 B30 B31 B51
 French Defense (18) 
    C05 C03 C11 C09 C10
 Ruy Lopez (17) 
    C65 C78 C77 C84 C63
 French Tarrasch (14) 
    C05 C03 C09 C04 C07
 English, 1 c4 e5 (12) 
    A28 A25 A21 A22 A26
 English (11) 
    A15 A16 A11 A13 A14
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (64) 
    B40 B47 B90 B48 B44
 Sicilian Taimanov (20) 
    B47 B48 B49 B46 B45
 Slav (19) 
    D12 D11 D17 D16 D10
 Caro-Kann (18) 
    B12 B18 B13 B16 B10
 Nimzo Indian (17) 
    E32 E39 E46 E38 E42
 Queen's Indian (13) 
    E15 E12 E14
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Waitzkin vs P Jaracz, 1994 0-1
   P Jaracz vs K Rudolph, 2000 1-0
   P Jaracz vs Haba, 1999 1-0
   P Jaracz vs I Caspi, 2011 1-0
   S Fruebing vs P Jaracz, 2013 1/2-1/2
   Degraeve vs P Jaracz, 2009 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bratto Festival (2007)
   23rd Czech Open A (2012)
   Cappelle op 17th (2001)
   Cappelle La Grande (2003)
   XXXV Rilton Cup (2006)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)
   Polish Championship (2012)
   Cappelle op 22nd (2006)
   European Championship (2003)
   European Championship (2001)
   European Championship (2013)
   Bundesliga 2011/12 (2011)
   European Championship (2007)
   European Championship (2011)
   Bundesliga 2014/15 (2014)

   🏆 4NCL Div 1a 2018/19
   S Chow vs P Jaracz (Mar-17-19) 0-1
   P Jaracz vs D Fitzsimons (Mar-16-19) 1/2-1/2
   A Longson vs P Jaracz (Jan-13-19) 1/2-1/2
   P Jaracz vs C Kilpatrick (Jan-12-19) 1-0
   P Jaracz vs Fridman (Dec-17-17) 0-1, rapid

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(born Jul-22-1975, 46 years old) Poland

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He became an IM in 1995 and earned the GM title in 2005. He placed =2nd in the 2011 Polish Championship.

Pawel represented Poland many times at the European Youth Chess Championship and World Junior Chess Championship in different age categories. The best results in 1988 (fourth place in Timișoara in a group of up to 14 years) and 1989 (sixth place in Puerto Rico in the same age group).(1)

(1) Wikipedia article: Paweł Jaracz

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 487  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Jaracz vs M Maciejewski  ½-½611991POL-chBC50 Giuoco Piano
2. W Schmidt vs P Jaracz  ½-½231991POL-ch 48thE98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1
3. P Jaracz vs K Panczyk  0-1231991POL-chC50 Giuoco Piano
4. P Jaracz vs R Forster 1-0161991Wch U16C55 Two Knights Defense
5. Krasenkow vs P Jaracz  ½-½311992WislaB06 Robatsch
6. Timoshchenko vs P Jaracz  1-0351992Cappelle op 8thE92 King's Indian
7. P Jaracz vs Votava  ½-½461992Wch U18C50 Giuoco Piano
8. P Jaracz vs W Schmidt  0-1461993Polanica Zdroj opC11 French
9. Oral vs P Jaracz  1-0281994Mlada Boleslav opB42 Sicilian, Kan
10. W Schmidt vs P Jaracz  1-0401994POL-ch 51thA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
11. Waitzkin vs P Jaracz 0-1291994Wch U20B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. W Schmidt vs P Jaracz  1-0221995POL-ch 52ndE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
13. P Jaracz vs Blatny  ½-½361995Komercni Banka opC50 Giuoco Piano
14. P Jaracz vs L Zsinka  ½-½121996Vienna op-BC55 Two Knights Defense
15. P Jaracz vs Smirin  1-0271996Koop Tjuchem opB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
16. D Gurevich vs P Jaracz  1-0431996Groningen openE92 King's Indian
17. P Jaracz vs Macieja  ½-½181997POL-ch 54thC78 Ruy Lopez
18. A Kovacevic vs P Jaracz  1-0271997Biel MTO opB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
19. Kharlov vs P Jaracz  1-0271997Biel MTO opE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
20. Timoshenko vs P Jaracz  ½-½21199814th ECC qual. group 3B56 Sicilian
21. Khalifman vs P Jaracz  1-0661998Bayern-chI Bank Hofmann 2ndE12 Queen's Indian
22. P Jaracz vs Piket  1-0641999ECC14 FinalC53 Giuoco Piano
23. P Jaracz vs Finkel  0-1381999ECC14 FinalB06 Robatsch
24. Solozhenkin vs P Jaracz  1-0321999ECC14 FinalD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
25. P Jaracz vs V Malakhatko  0-1231999Swidnica opA45 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 487  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-11-05  chesswonders: Does anyone know who this guy is?
May-11-05  AlaskanAmber: He's a 29-year-old Pole whose best performance to date was a tie for 3rd place in the Polish championship in 2000. Chessmetrics also credits him with a 2606 performance rating for a tournament at Swidnica in 1999, where he finished 2nd.
May-11-05  chesswonders: Thanks AlaskanAmber!
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  WTHarvey: Here are some diagrams of 'must win' positions in Pawel's games:
May-01-06  BIDMONFA: Pawel Jaracz


Mar-16-09  masterwojtek: He is a GM
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: 2010 EU champion at the 6th EU Championship in Arvier, Italy:

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  Breunor: According to Wikipedia married to Polish Woman's GM Barbara Jaracz.

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