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Mariano Castillo Larenas
Number of games in database: 116
Years covered: 1928 to 1954

Overall record: +22 -46 =48 (39.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (9) 
    E67 E94 E60 E72 E80
 Nimzo Indian (8) 
    E26 E47 E25 E40 E21
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D95 D80 D87 D85
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D30 D38 D35 D39
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E17 E16 E15
 Catalan (4) 
    E02 E07 E09 E06
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D31 D30
 Sicilian (5) 
    B59 B31 B23 B83
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E33 E26 E47 E22
 Dutch Defense (4) 
    A95 A90 A84
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A45 D02 D00
 Reti System (4) 
    A04 A06
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   I Pleci vs M Castillo, 1936 1/2-1/2
   Trompowsky vs M Castillo, 1939 0-1
   M Castillo vs J M Cristia, 1935 1-0
   J C Balparda vs M Castillo, 1941 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Venice (1950)
   Dubrovnik Olympiad (1950)

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(born Dec-25-1905, died Sep-23-1970, 64 years old) Chile

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Mariano Castillo Larenas was born in Santiago, Chile. He was nine-times Chilean Champion (1924, 1926, 1927, 1929, 1934, 1940, 1948, 1949 and 1953).

Wikipedia article: Mariano Castillo

Last updated: 2018-12-25 05:24:52

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 116  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Vianna vs M Castillo 0-1171928Mar del PlataC33 King's Gambit Accepted
2. L Palau vs M Castillo  1-0411928Mar del PlataC56 Two Knights
3. R Grau vs M Castillo  1-0201928Mar del PlataD00 Queen's Pawn Game
4. C Hounie Fleurquin vs M Castillo 1-0201935Buenos AiresB02 Alekhine's Defense
5. I Pleci vs M Castillo  1-0521935Buenos AiresD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. M Castillo vs J M Cristia  1-0241935Buenos AiresD09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3
7. M Castillo vs J Bolbochan  ½-½311936Mar del Plata it-03D13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
8. R Flores Alvarez vs M Castillo  ½-½301936Mar del Plata it-03C48 Four Knights
9. M Castillo vs V Fenoglio  ½-½651936Mar del Plata it-03B12 Caro-Kann Defense
10. Guimard vs M Castillo  1-0271936Mar del Plata it-03A84 Dutch
11. M Castillo vs Letelier  ½-½441936Mar del Plata it-03D85 Grunfeld
12. A Pons vs M Castillo 0-1321936Mar del Plata it-03B23 Sicilian, Closed
13. M Castillo vs C Hounie Fleurquin 1-0281936Mar del Plata it-03D21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
14. R Charlier vs M Castillo  ½-½311936Mar del Plata it-03D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
15. M Castillo vs L Piazzini  ½-½361936Mar del Plata it-03D24 Queen's Gambit Accepted
16. M Castillo vs J Vinuesa  0-1581936Mar del Plata it-03E76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
17. B H Villegas vs M Castillo  ½-½501936Mar del Plata it-03A09 Reti Opening
18. M Castillo vs J C Balparda  ½-½301936Mar del Plata it-03D02 Queen's Pawn Game
19. I Pleci vs M Castillo  ½-½741936Mar del Plata it-03D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. M Castillo vs J Traian Iliesco  0-1571936Mar del Plata it-03B58 Sicilian
21. A Schwartzman vs M Castillo  ½-½601936Mar del Plata it-03A04 Reti Opening
22. M Castillo vs Eliskases  ½-½511939Buenos Aires Olympiad qual-2E26 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
23. C Hounie Fleurquin vs M Castillo 1-0511939Buenos Aires Olympiad qual-2A44 Old Benoni Defense
24. M Castillo vs Alekhine ½-½591939Buenos Aires Olympiad qual-2D38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
25. M Castillo vs Petrov  0-1561939Buenos Aires Olympiad qual-2D95 Grunfeld
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Benzol: Mariano Castillo Larenas
Born 25th December 1905 in Santiago
Chilean Champion in 1924, 1926, 1927, 1929, 1934, 1940, 1948, 1949 and 1953.
Dec-25-05  chesscrazy: Happy birthday! Interesting how many people I can find that was born on Christmas.
Dec-25-07  BIDMONFA: Mariano Castillo-Larenas


Premium Chessgames Member
  vonKrolock: Shor bio with photo here (in Spanish)
Sep-08-12  Karpova: He won the 1934 Chilean Championship with a 100% score ahead of Letelier and Cademartori.

From page 189 of the 1934 'Neue Wiener Schachzeitung'

Dec-11-14  zanzibar: All the <Mar del Plata (1948)> games listed under <Manuel Castillo> belong to this player.
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: maestro Mariano Castillo Larenas lived for 64 yrs, same with Bob Fischer.

RIP maestro..

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