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Rafael Emilio Espinosa Flores
  
Number of games in database: 107
Years covered: 1985 to 2008
Last FIDE rating: 2373
Highest rating achieved in database: 2412

Overall record: +24 -34 =30 (44.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 19 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (18) 
    B22 B40 B50
 French Defense (14) 
    C02 C15 C01 C10 C05
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C69 C81 C68 C77
 Pirc (5) 
    B07 B09
 Scandinavian (4) 
    B01
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (23) 
    B33 B31 B30 B21 B25
 Modern Benoni (7) 
    A65 A67
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    E10 A45 A46
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Carlos Torre Memorial Open (2003)
   Carlos Torre Memorial Open (2002)
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   Calvia Olympiad (2004)
   Turin Olympiad (2006)
   Dresden Olympiad (2008)

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RAFAEL EMILIO ESPINOSA FLORES
(born Jan-25-1965, 56 years old) Mexico

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International Master. He was Mexican champion in 1986 (=Kenneth Frey Beckman), 2000, 2002 and 2008.

Last updated: 2020-07-25 09:38:06

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 107  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R E Espinosa Flores vs Yusupov  0-1471985WchT U26C05 French, Tarrasch
2. R E Espinosa Flores vs Barbero  0-1331985WchT U26B22 Sicilian, Alapin
3. K Bischoff vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-0421986Dubai OlympiadD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. R E Espinosa Flores vs I Rogers ½-½471986Dubai OlympiadC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
5. R E Espinosa Flores vs F Braga  0-1601986Dubai OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. R E Espinosa Flores vs Sosonko  ½-½201988Thessaloniki OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. R E Espinosa Flores vs Hug  0-1401988Thessaloniki OlympiadC01 French, Exchange
8. Arencibia Rodriguez vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-0381990Cali ztD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
9. Arencibia Rodriguez vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-0361990Novi Sad OlympiadD20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
10. Galego vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-0551990Novi Sad OlympiadB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
11. R E Espinosa Flores vs J Lamothe  1-0271990Novi Sad OlympiadC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
12. T Rahman vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-0271990Novi Sad OlympiadA14 English
13. J Arnason vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-0341990Novi Sad OlympiadA14 English
14. Browne vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-04019921st Governor's CupD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. R E Espinosa Flores vs Xu Jun  ½-½551994Moscow OlympiadB22 Sicilian, Alapin
16. B Belotti vs R E Espinosa Flores  ½-½481994Moscow OlympiadA07 King's Indian Attack
17. R E Espinosa Flores vs M Matlak  0-1681994Moscow OlympiadC02 French, Advance
18. E Safarzadeh vs R E Espinosa Flores  ½-½201994Moscow OlympiadB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
19. R E Espinosa Flores vs S Kasatchol  1-0261994Moscow OlympiadB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
20. L Brunner vs R E Espinosa Flores  1-0631994Moscow OlympiadD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. R E Espinosa Flores vs F Berend  1-0601994Moscow OlympiadB40 Sicilian
22. R E Espinosa Flores vs L Day  ½-½451994Moscow OlympiadC45 Scotch Game
23. R E Espinosa Flores vs R Djurhuus  1-0491994Moscow OlympiadC02 French, Advance
24. R E Espinosa Flores vs J Hickl  ½-½441998XI Carlos Torre MemB06 Robatsch
25. R E Espinosa Flores vs Ehlvest  0-1372000Istanbul OlympiadB07 Pirc
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 107  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-24-07  garcia.markina: Parece que Espinosa y Russek visitaron la misma escuela de chavitos. Y que fue Espinosa quien inició a Russek en esto del ajedrez. Al igual que Roberto Martín del Campo y Russek, Espinosa tuvo el potencial para llegar a ser gran maestro, pero algo salió mal, por así decirlo.
Jan-24-07  euripides: <escuela de chavitos. > we have those in South London.
Jan-24-07  garcia.markina: Very good, but what I actually mean is that they visited the same school when they both were "chavitos"! Sorry, I wrote in a quite coloquial mexican spanish (but you seem to understand it very well)

Besides, I do not like that kind schools: only boys or only girls. It seems a little bit artificial to me.

Sep-18-07  Manuel Garcia: No sé si tenga por ahí otro escondido, pero su triunfo sobre Dreev fue su momento de gloria. Primero le ganó y luego lo contuvo sin problemas en la segunda partida.

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