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Luis Galego
L Galego 
Number of games in database: 583
Years covered: 1982 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2485 (2442 rapid, 2524 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2543

Overall record: +188 -133 =252 (54.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 10 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (78) 
    B30 B50 B40 B52 B31
 King's Indian Attack (44) 
 French Defense (24) 
    C01 C00 C02 C12
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    A45 A46 D02 A40 E10
 Caro-Kann (15) 
    B12 B18 B11 B10
 Ruy Lopez (15) 
    C69 C67 C78 C85 C70
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (67) 
    B43 B42 B40 B28 B22
 Sicilian Kan (31) 
    B43 B42
 Queen's Pawn Game (31) 
    A46 A41 A45 D02 D00
 Scandinavian (22) 
 Bogo Indian (22) 
 Old Indian (21) 
    A55 A53 A54
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Galego vs Fedorchuk, 2005 1-0
   Galego vs Morovic Fernandez, 1996 1-0
   S Nyysti vs Galego, 2012 0-1
   M Lucaroni vs Galego, 2009 0-1
   Galego vs Milov, 2007 1/2-1/2
   Galego vs F Izeta Txabarri, 1999 1-0
   F Semprun Martinez vs Galego, 1994 0-1
   Galego vs W Pajeken, 2014 1-0
   D Kjartansson vs Galego, 2004 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Magistral BCX (2001)
   Reykjavik Open (2006)
   European Union Individual Championship (2006)
   Linares Zonal (1995)
   4NCL 2011/12 (2012)
   Reykjavik Open (2010)
   San Sebastian Open (1991)
   Reykjavik Open (2004)
   EUR-chT (Men) 9th (1989)
   European Championship (2005)
   European Championship (2001)
   Reykjavik Open (2014)
   Gibraltar Masters (2014)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)
   Reykjavik Open (2015)

   🏆 Chennai Olympiad
   S Bogner vs L Galego (Aug-07-22) 1-0
   L Galego vs A Abdulwahhab (Aug-06-22) 1-0
   L Galego vs V Dragnev (Aug-02-22) 0-1
   P Kawuma vs L Galego (Aug-01-22) 1/2-1/2
   O Al Hosani vs L Galego (Jul-31-22) 0-1

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(born Apr-25-1966, 56 years old) Portugal

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In 2002, Luis Galego was awarded the Grandmaster title. He was Portuguese Champion in 1997, 1998, 2004, 2005 and 2012, and has played in twelve Olympiads.

ICC: trail

Wikipedia article: Luís Galego

Last updated: 2019-05-20 16:27:43

 page 1 of 27; games 1-25 of 666  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Ipek Yilmaz vs L Galego  1-0411982EU-ch U20B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
2. P Moulin vs L Galego  1-0331982EU-ch U20E12 Queen's Indian
3. L Galego vs T Darcyl  ½-½471984World Junior ChampionshipB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
4. J Klinger vs L Galego  1-0751984World Junior ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
5. S Bolduc vs L Galego  0-1471984World Junior ChampionshipA43 Old Benoni
6. L Galego vs M Matlak  0-1261984World Junior ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
7. M Herrera Ortiz vs L Galego  0-1541984World Junior ChampionshipC02 French, Advance
8. L Galego vs K Brown  1-0581984World Junior ChampionshipA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
9. L Galego vs A W Alothman  1-0221984World Junior ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
10. J Hickl vs L Galego  1-0551984World Junior ChampionshipA10 English
11. L Galego vs Anand  0-1431984World Junior ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
12. I Poor vs L Galego  ½-½501984World Junior ChampionshipC03 French, Tarrasch
13. L Galego vs O Mera  ½-½941984World Junior ChampionshipB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
14. L Galego vs B Miljanic  0-1441984World Junior ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
15. I Hamouda vs L Galego  ½-½541984World Junior ChampionshipC02 French, Advance
16. Dlugy vs L Galego  1-0311985World Junior ChampionshipA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
17. L Galego vs J Gil Capape  1-0471985World Junior ChampionshipB12 Caro-Kann Defense
18. L Galego vs Blatny  ½-½411985World Junior ChampionshipC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
19. R Kuczynski vs L Galego  0-1311985World Junior ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
20. C Michel Yunis vs L Galego  ½-½601985World Junior ChampionshipC11 French
21. L Galego vs B Moran Nuque  ½-½571985World Junior ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
22. I Homsi vs L Galego  0-1301985World Junior ChampionshipA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
23. L Galego vs F van Hasselt  1-0221985World Junior ChampionshipA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
24. L Galego vs N Murshed  0-1471985World Junior ChampionshipA40 Queen's Pawn Game
25. L Galego vs F Maeser  1-0301985World Junior ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
 page 1 of 27; games 1-25 of 666  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-10-05  lopium: Seems a strong player, can we have his biography?
Jul-10-06  BIDMONFA: Luis Galego


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  Tabanus: GM Luis Galego, Portugal, born 25 April 1966. Now rated 2488,

GM in 2002. Rated 2543 in April 2006. ICC: trail

His 10 olympiads:

Portuguese champion 1994, 2002, 2004 and 2005.

Biography: (in Polish)

Pictures: http://www.liverpoolchessinternatio... (vs Short in 2006, 1/2)

3rd today in Ta├ža CUCA SA, Angola, 13-19 May 2010:

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: 3rd in the "Villa de Mislata" (Spain) 16-22 August 2010:

Jun-14-12  Shams: A brilliant attacking game by Galego-- Spraggett annotates here:

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