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Joao Maria Cordovil
Number of games in database: 100
Years covered: 1964 to 2010
Last FIDE rating: 2139
Highest rating achieved in database: 2575

Overall record: +16 -61 =23 (27.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (20) 
    B43 B53 B20 B98 B40
 Ruy Lopez (6) 
    C69 C65 C85 C67
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A45 A41
 Caro-Kann (4) 
    B18 B17 B16
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (4) 
    C69 C85
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (10) 
    B32 B29 B22 B46 B40
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C63 C95 C72 C94 C60
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   Havana Olympiad Final-C (1966)
   Lugano Olympiad Final-C (1968)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)

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(born Apr-23-1946, 75 years old) Portugal

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He is a FIDE Master and an IMC.

Last updated: 2019-04-23 07:55:34

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 100  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Cordovil vs S Bilyap  0-1381964Tel Aviv Olympiad qual-4C07 French, Tarrasch
2. O M Hindle vs J Cordovil  1-0361964Tel Aviv Olympiad qual-4C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
3. J Cordovil vs M Fuller  0-1391964Tel Aviv Olympiad Final-DB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
4. J Cordovil vs S Platzack  1-0431965Wch U20 f-BA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
5. J Cordovil vs Keene  ½-½411965Wch U20 q-1B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
6. Tukmakov vs J Cordovil  ½-½351965Wch U20 q-1C94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
7. Keene vs J Cordovil 0-1381965Wch U20 f-BE30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
8. R Hoen vs J Cordovil  ½-½501966Havana Olympiad qual-3A04 Reti Opening
9. Alejandro Cevallos vs J Cordovil  1-0471966Havana Olympiad qual-3A62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
10. J Cordovil vs Larry Evans  ½-½211966Havana Olympiad qual-3E80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
11. Sliwa vs J Cordovil  1-0241966Havana Olympiad qual-3A21 English
12. Kraidman vs J Cordovil  1-0391966Havana Olympiad qual-3A73 Benoni, Classical, 9.O-O
13. J Cordovil vs H Salazar  ½-½191966Havana Olympiad qual-3B18 Caro-Kann, Classical
14. R Schneider vs J Cordovil  ½-½371966Havana Olympiad Final-CC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
15. J Cordovil vs E De Castro  0-1261966Havana Olympiad Final-CE27 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation
16. B Kchouk vs J Cordovil  1-0471966Havana Olympiad Final-CA51 Budapest Gambit
17. J Cordovil vs E Larrain Cadiz  1-0261966Havana Olympiad Final-CB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. J Cordovil vs A Anastasopoulos  1-0441966Havana Olympiad Final-CB32 Sicilian
19. J Cordovil vs Ujtumen  0-1651966Havana Olympiad Final-CC29 Vienna Gambit
20. S Diaz Carias vs J Cordovil 1-0301966Havana Olympiad Final-CC60 Ruy Lopez
21. J Chonillo vs J Cordovil  0-1321966Havana Olympiad Final-CA07 King's Indian Attack
22. L Suarez vs J Cordovil  ½-½211966Havana Olympiad Final-CC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
23. J Cordovil vs G Cappello  1-0231966Havana Olympiad Final-CA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
24. J Cordovil vs R Reyes  ½-½431968Lugano Olympiad qual-1B20 Sicilian
25. J Cordovil vs M Czerniak  0-1401968Lugano Olympiad qual-1B06 Robatsch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-22-05  DanielBryant: Quite a poor database record for somebody with such a high rating.
Nov-26-14  ljfyffe: Member of 5th place team in IX CC Oly mpiad
(1982-1987) Final.

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