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Jean-Luc Costa
Number of games in database: 66
Years covered: 1986 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2417
Highest rating achieved in database: 2437

Overall record: +14 -33 =19 (35.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Semi-Slav (4) 
    D47 D45 D43
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (4) 
    D23 D27 D22 D28
 Philidor's Defense (4) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Anand vs J Costa, 1988 1/2-1/2
   L Day vs J Costa, 1992 0-1
   J Gallagher vs J Costa, 1990 0-1
   S Zoister vs J Costa, 1992 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Manila Olympiad (1992)

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(born Jan-25-1965, 56 years old) Switzerland

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He is an IM.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 72  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Csom vs J Costa  ½-½471986Biel-JMTA04 Reti Opening
2. de Firmian vs J Costa  ½-½221986Biel-JMTD28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
3. J Costa vs M Muresan  ½-½721987Biel schevD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. J Costa vs P Cramling  0-1331987Biel schevA61 Benoni
5. J Costa vs Polgar 0-1221987Biel schevA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
6. Nunn vs J Costa  1-0371987Lugano opC41 Philidor Defense
7. M Muresan vs J Costa  0-1451987Biel schevA30 English, Symmetrical
8. P Cramling vs J Costa  ½-½501987Biel schevD42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3
9. Polgar vs J Costa 1-0321987Biel schevC33 King's Gambit Accepted
10. J Costa vs Geller  0-1341987BernC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
11. Szabo vs J Costa  1-0341987BernD97 Grunfeld, Russian
12. Susan Polgar vs J Costa 1-0281987Brocco op 8thD05 Queen's Pawn Game
13. J Costa vs P Cramling  ½-½311988Biel-BA46 Queen's Pawn Game
14. J Costa vs Barbero  0-1381988BroccoA90 Dutch
15. J Costa vs Bellon Lopez 0-1291988?A31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
16. N Gaprindashvili vs J Costa  ½-½441988Biel-BD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
17. M Litinskaya-Shul vs J Costa  ½-½571988Biel-BD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
18. Anand vs J Costa ½-½991988Biel-BC41 Philidor Defense
19. J Costa vs Gheorghiu  0-1291989Lugano OpenA56 Benoni Defense
20. J Costa vs Barbero  ½-½211989San Bernardino opA46 Queen's Pawn Game
21. Chiburdanidze vs J Costa  1-0551990Biel-BB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
22. J Costa vs K Spraggett  0-1391990Biel-BA45 Queen's Pawn Game
23. J Costa vs P Cramling  0-1571990Biel-BA45 Queen's Pawn Game
24. J Costa vs P Lukacs  ½-½571990Elekes memD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
25. J Gallagher vs J Costa 0-1251990Biel-BC30 King's Gambit Declined
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-25-06  BIDMONFA: Jean-Luc Costa

COSTA, Jean Luc

Apr-28-12  stanleys: This Swiss IM is a very creative player and a dangerous tactician

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