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Claudia Noemi Amura
Number of games in database: 127
Years covered: 1988 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2249 (2262 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2447

Overall record: +34 -43 =40 (46.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 10 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    A45 D00 A40 A41 D02
 King's Indian (9) 
    E94 E75 E61 E73 E97
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E21 E32 E38 E20 E30
 Queen's Gambit Declined (6) 
    D35 D31 D30
 Slav (5) 
    D12 D15 D13 D10
 Grunfeld (4) 
    D91 D90 D86
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (25) 
    B30 B33 B31 B45 B32
 Queen's Gambit Declined (4) 
    D37 D31 D30
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D63 D53 D60 D61
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Hoffman vs C Amura, 1995 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   American Continental Championship (2005)
   Women's Olympiad (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2014)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2018)

   🏆 Chess Olympiad (Women)
   C Amura vs L Aghabekian (Oct-05-18) 1-0
   Turmunkh Munkhzul vs C Amura (Oct-04-18) 1-0
   M Arribas vs C Amura (Oct-03-18) 1/2-1/2
   C Amura vs Z Abdumalik (Oct-01-18) 0-1
   A Kalaiyalahan vs C Amura (Sep-30-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-26-1970, 49 years old) Argentina

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Woman Grandmaster from Argentina, the first South American WGM. Her husband is Mexican Grandmaster Gilberto Hernandez Guerrero. Champion (w) of Argentina in 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989 and 2014.

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 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 127  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Amura vs A M Galliamova  0-1391988Wch Girls U20A45 Queen's Pawn Game
2. A M Galliamova vs C Amura  1-0551990Azov Interzonal (Women)E97 King's Indian
3. C Amura vs N Gaprindashvili  1-0611990Chess Olympiad (Women)A42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
4. M Muresan vs C Amura  0-1361990Chess Olympiad (Women)A13 English
5. C Amura vs G Timoshchenko  1-0491991Buenos Aires KonexD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Granda Zuniga vs C Amura 1-0331991Buenos Aires NajdorfD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. Adams vs C Amura  1-0451991Buenos Aires NajdorfB33 Sicilian
8. C Amura vs G Milos  0-1411991Buenos Aires NajdorfA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
9. C Amura vs Tal 0-1431991Buenos Aires NajdorfA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
10. C Amura vs Fedorowicz  0-1471991Buenos Aires NajdorfE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
11. C Amura vs Larsen  ½-½601991Buenos Aires NajdorfA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
12. C Amura vs Barbero  ½-½341991Buenos Aires NajdorfE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
13. C Amura vs M Litinskaya-Shul  ½-½461991Subotica Interzonal (Women)E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
14. C Amura vs J Rosito  ½-½411992La Plata Pr2 ch ARGE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
15. J Rosito vs C Amura  0-1341992ARG-chB30 Sicilian
16. Kasparov vs C Amura 1-0281992Buenos AiresD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
17. C Amura vs Kasparov 0-1451992Buenos AiresE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
18. L Herrera vs C Amura  ½-½181993Brasilia zt (Women)A52 Budapest Gambit
19. C Amura vs B Marinello  1-0411993Jakarta Interzonal (Women)E92 King's Indian
20. Miles vs C Amura  1-0421994Andorra opD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. Suba vs C Amura  1-0371994Andorra opE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
22. P Ricardi vs C Amura  0-1571994ARG-chD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
23. A Hoffman vs C Amura  ½-½731995Clarin GP op 4thA52 Budapest Gambit
24. Quinteros vs C Amura 1-0621995Mar del Plata op 26thA04 Reti Opening
25. Larsen vs C Amura  0-1441996Siembra Villa Ballester opD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-29-04  ConLaMismaMano: First Latin American woman to become a a male IM.
Feb-29-04  Lawrence: That sounds interesting.
Premium Chessgames Member
  ketchuplover: gender reassignment?
Feb-29-04  ConLaMismaMano: Ha ha, i meant that Claudia Amura was the first Latin American woman to earn the International Master title.
Sep-26-06  BIDMONFA: Claudia Noemi Amura

Amura, Claudia

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