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Jose Luis Agdamus
  
Number of games in database: 21
Years covered: 1970 to 1995
Last FIDE rating: 2276
Overall record: +1 -16 =4 (14.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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JOSE LUIS AGDAMUS
(born Mar-31-1938, 83 years old) Argentina (federation/nationality Brazil)

[what is this?]
FIDE master from Brazil. Sub-champion of Argentina (1971).

 page 1 of 1; 21 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Agdamus vs Eliskases  ½-½221970Buenos Aires qualD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
2. J Agdamus vs Bisguier 0-1381970Buenos AiresD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. Mecking vs J Agdamus  1-0321970Buenos AiresA55 Old Indian, Main line
4. J Agdamus vs J A Rubinetti 0-1281970Buenos AiresE15 Queen's Indian
5. Reshevsky vs J Agdamus  1-0411970Buenos AiresE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
6. J Agdamus vs R Garcia  0-1751970Buenos AiresE10 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Smyslov vs J Agdamus ½-½581970Buenos AiresA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
8. J Agdamus vs Tukmakov  0-1401970Buenos AiresE92 King's Indian
9. Damjanovic vs J Agdamus  1-0361970Buenos AiresB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
10. J Agdamus vs Fischer 0-1351970Buenos AiresA50 Queen's Pawn Game
11. S Schweber vs J Agdamus  0-1401970Buenos AiresA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
12. J Agdamus vs Quinteros  0-1391970Buenos AiresA56 Benoni Defense
13. O'Kelly vs J Agdamus 1-0271970Buenos AiresA21 English
14. J Agdamus vs Najdorf  0-1411970Buenos AiresD94 Grunfeld
15. Panno vs J Agdamus  ½-½381970Buenos AiresA55 Old Indian, Main line
16. J Agdamus vs Gheorghiu  0-1351970Buenos AiresA57 Benko Gambit
17. Szabo vs J Agdamus  1-0331970Buenos AiresA48 King's Indian
18. J Agdamus vs H Rossetto  ½-½501970Buenos AiresD02 Queen's Pawn Game
19. Najdorf vs J Agdamus  1-0551972Buenos Aires Club ArgentinoA56 Benoni Defense
20. C A Martinez vs J Agdamus  1-0271995Manaus ItA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
21. G Milos vs J Agdamus  1-0681995Ch BrazilC41 Philidor Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-19-04  fgh: Cool winning percentage
Apr-15-05  MrMrsKnight: I met him recently at a tournament in Brazil, he's a nice guy and still plays all the time. He has a lot of great stories to tell.
Mar-04-10  MrMrsKnight: I guess he is a citizen of Brazil but I'm 99 percent sure that he's actually from Argentina.
Mar-31-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: <fgh: Cool winning percentage>

i immediately ran on top of this page and smiled...after seeing his "cool" winning percentage.

happy birthday Jose Luis!

Jun-05-14  zanzibar: In MillBase he has a better record:

1965-1995 55 games

+12 -26 =17 (37.3%)

Now, where is the ref for his birthday? FIDE doesn't even list the year.

I believe his picture is here (middle):

http://www.fesx.com.br/arquivos/AXV...

from:

http://www.fesx.com.br/arquivos/AXV...

Jun-05-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: <zanzibar> The first sentence of your post reminds me of Hebert Perez Garcia in reverse; a massive plus in games posted here, but cold reality at 365chess gives a different flavour: many of the games submitted to CG are evidently cherry-picked.
Jun-05-14  zanzibar: <perfidious> thanks for that comment. I added a feature in my big software package to look up players on 365chess.com.

I just didn't think to do that before!

Now I can sit at the command line and get stats from FIDE/CG/OlimpBase/365chess all in one go, in order to compare and contrast.

The last step would be to grab MillBase (or MegaBase) data out.

Here's Agdamus' info from 365:

Name: Jose Luis Agdamus
Federation: BRAZIL
Title:
ELO: 2276
Years: 1965 - 2003
Wins: 37 (28.46 %)
Draws: 43 (33.08 %)
Losses: 50 (38.46 %)
Score: 45 %

Here's another nice photo of the guy:

http://www.maratimba.com/news/xadre...

http://www.maratimba.com/news/xadrez/

Looks a lot happier than a player who only scores 15% (actually, given rating placement adjustments, shouldn't everyone be fairly close to 50% if a proper representation of their rating is made?)

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