Walter Arencibia Rodriguez
Number of games in database: 557
Years covered: 1984 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2486 (2593 rapid, 2350 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2579
Overall record: +201 -127 =227 (56.7%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
J Klinger vs W Arencibia Rodriguez, 1986 0-1
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs Jobava, 2005 1-0
B Morchiashvili vs W Arencibia Rodriguez, 2015 0-1
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs Granda Zuniga, 1986 1-0
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs J Magem Badals, 1991 1-0
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs Z Fayvinov, 1999 1-0
L Day vs W Arencibia Rodriguez, 1994 0-1
R O Perez Garcia vs W Arencibia Rodriguez, 2005 1/2-1/2
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs L Bruzon Batista, 2005 1-0
S Conquest vs W Arencibia Rodriguez, 2000 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2002)
Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2004)
Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2007)
Capablanca Memorial (Elite) (2003)
American Continental Championship (2005)
XV Carlos Torre (2002)
Manila Interzonal (1990)
36th Olympiad (2004)
37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
Sharjah Masters (2019)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
2000 Capablanca memorial (elite) by gauer
1986 World Junior chess championship by gauer
Capablanca Memorial (Elite) 2003 by Tabanus
2002 Capablanca memorial (elite) by chessgames.com
2006 Montreal (group B) by gauer
2002 Capablanca memorial (elite) by gauer
1996 Capablanca memorial (group A) by gauer
1991 Capablanca memorial (group A) by gauer
1990 Capablanca memorial (group A) by gauer
🏆 Sharjah Masters
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs M Sidhant (Mar-30-19) 1/2-1/2
P Shyam Nikil vs W Arencibia Rodriguez (Mar-29-19) 1-0
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs O N Al Ali (Mar-28-19) 1-0
T Blagojevic vs W Arencibia Rodriguez (Mar-27-19) 0-1
W Arencibia Rodriguez vs M Kunal (Mar-26-19) 1/2-1/2
Search Sacrifice Explorer for Walter Arencibia Rodriguez
Search Google for Walter Arencibia Rodriguez
FIDE player card for Walter Arencibia Rodriguez
Last updated: 2018-07-20 20:30:18
|WALTER ARENCIBIA RODRIGUEZ
(born Jul-21-1967, 53 years old) Cuba
[what is this?]
GM Walter Arencibia Rodriguez was born in Cuba in 1967. He learned chess at the age of eight and has won various tournaments, including the 1986 World Junior Chess Championship. Other tournament victories include the Cuban Youth Championships in 1985, tying for 1st at the Canadian open in 2006 with Abhijit Kunte and in 2011, he again tied for 1st-3rd with Joel Benjamin and Dejan Bojkov in the Canadian open. He has also represented Cuba at many Chess Olympiads from 1986 to 2006. He is a FIDE Trainer and he became a GM in 1990. He won the Cuban championship in 1986 and 1990.
Wikipedia article: Walter Arencibia
| page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 557
|1. F Braga vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||1-0||26||1984||CUB||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|2. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs L Bueno Perez
|| ||1-0||43||1984||Capablanca mem-B||D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|3. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs Pigusov
|| ||½-½||21||1985||Havana-B||A04 Reti Opening|
|4. K Frey Beckman vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||0-1||50||1985||Havana-B||D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|5. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs C Garcia Palermo
|| ||0-1||38||1985||Havana-B||A25 English|
|6. J L Vilela vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||1-0||32||1985||Havana-B||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|7. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs Dlugy
|| ||0-1||54||1985||Havana-B||B58 Sicilian|
|8. A Barreras vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||½-½||24||1985||Havana-B||D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|9. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs S Garcia Martinez
|| ||½-½||10||1985||Havana-B||B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern|
|10. L Ortega vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||1-0||29||1985||Havana-B||A14 English|
|11. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs V Zaltsman
|| ||0-1||39||1985||Havana II||A13 English|
|12. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs M Knezevic
|| ||0-1||51||1985||Havana-B||A10 English|
|13. Roman Hernandez vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||½-½||115||1985||Havana-B||D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|14. Vaisser vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||1-0||41||1985||Havana-B||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|15. E Rojas vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||½-½||53||1986||Wch U20||A84 Dutch|
|16. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs J Howell
|| ||1-0||61||1986||Wch U20||E77 King's Indian|
|17. P Staniszewski vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||0-1||49||1986||Wch U20||D86 Grunfeld, Exchange|
|18. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs D Barua
|| ||½-½||35||1986||Wch U20||D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|19. M Schlosser vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||0-1||26||1986||Wch U20||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|20. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs T Thorhallsson
|| ||½-½||61||1986||Wch U20||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|21. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs Granda Zuniga
||1-0||26||1986||Wch U20||A53 Old Indian|
|22. C Lamoureux vs W Arencibia Rodriguez
|| ||0-1||26||1986||Wch U20||D91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5|
|23. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs S Agdestein
|| ||1-0||40||1986||Wch U20||E25 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch|
|24. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs Anand
||½-½||54||1986||Wch U20||D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|25. W Arencibia Rodriguez vs R B Saunders
|| ||½-½||18||1986||Wch U20||A57 Benko Gambit|
| page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 557
|Apr-12-04|| ||Bitzovich: Wow, one of the few GMs i got to meet becomes player of the day. Actually, i got one of my games annotated by him (for quite a bit of money).. i just remember the way i couldn't understand a word of what he was saying :) (he has this really strong accent) |
|Jul-21-06|| ||rustamrocks: Happy birthday Walter. Nice way to celebrate (by beating Evgeny Bareev)!|
|Jul-21-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Walter Arencibia|
|Jul-21-07|| ||chessgames.com: To celebrate Walter's birthday, we just uploaded over 200 new games.|
|Aug-03-07|| ||MindCtrol9: Everybody liked him at the Pupo's Academy,in Holguin,Cuba.I used to play there when he was a child.Walter.I am Octavio Salazar.Im very proud of you,my friend.I do hope to shake your hand next year as well as other good players like Adelkis Remon,Pupo the teacher and many others.Congratulations!!!|
|Jul-21-10|| ||wordfunph: Cuban GM sporting a 2491 elo and a peak of 2573..
happy birthday Walter!
|Jul-21-10|| ||nanobrain: Hey, when's the birthday of my other favorite player, IM Ciprian-Costica Nanu?|
|Jul-21-10|| ||Stonehenge: Happy Birthday :)|
|Jul-21-12|| ||LoveThatJoker: Happy Birthday, GM Arencibia!
|Jul-21-14|| ||Penguincw: Happy 47th birthday to GM Walter Arencibia.|
|Jul-01-17|| ||Al2009: Last (July 2017) fide rating of GM Walter Rodríguez Arencibia is NOT 2201, as wrongly indicated here. 2201 is the last fide rating of the younger GONZALES Walter Arencibia, who was born in 1988. Last fide rating of GM Arencibia (born in 1967) is 2506. You confused the 2 Arencibia...|
|Jul-01-17|| ||Stonehenge: Thanks, I have entered the right FIDE player card for him. It may take a while but the rating will be corrected automatically.|
<This page contains Editor Notes.
Click here to read them.>
NOTE: Create an account today
to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users.
Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username,
then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
- No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
- No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
- No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
- Nothing in violation of United States law.
- No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
- No trolling.
- The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.
Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic.
This forum is for this specific player only. To discuss chess or this site in general,
visit the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members
do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.
Spot an error? Please
suggest your correction
and help us eliminate database mistakes!
Copyright 2001-2020, Chessgames Services LLC