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Maria Velcheva
Number of games in database: 163
Years covered: 1991 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2197 (2276 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2331

Overall record: +60 -56 =46 (51.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (38) 
    B90 B30 B32 B58 B56
 French Defense (7) 
    C03 C07 C05
 Sicilian Najdorf (7) 
 French Tarrasch (7) 
    C03 C07 C05
 Scotch Game (6) 
 Scandinavian (6) 
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (33) 
    B47 B48 B40 B22 B45
 Sicilian Taimanov (17) 
    B47 B48 B45 B49
 Slav (12) 
    D11 D18 D19 D10 D15
 Semi-Slav (4) 
 Reti System (4) 
    A06 A04
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C63 C80
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Velcheva vs H Puuska, 2007 1-0
   P J Draganova vs M Velcheva, 2001 0-1
   J Gilbert vs M Velcheva, 2006 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   BUL-ch (Women) (2001)
   European Championship (Women) (2006)
   European Championship (Women) (2003)
   European Championship (Women) (2002)
   Corus Reserve Group (2001)
   European Championship (Women) (2001)
   Turin Olympiad (Women) (2006)
   Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (Women) (2010)
   European Championship (Women) (2008)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2005)
   European Team Championship (Women) (2007)

   🏆 Golden Sands
   M Velcheva vs A Rozhok (Jun-10-12) 0-1
   E Mollaoglu vs M Velcheva (Jun-09-12) 1/2-1/2
   M Velcheva vs A Anev (Jun-08-12) 1-0
   P Velikov vs M Velcheva (Jun-07-12) 1-0
   M Popchev vs M Velcheva (Jun-05-12) 1-0

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(born Oct-14-1976, 45 years old) Bulgaria

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She is a WGM. Bulgarian champion (w) in 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000 and 2001.

Wikipedia article: Maria Velcheva

Last updated: 2020-10-14 07:42:52

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 177  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Stefanova vs M Velcheva  0-1351991BUL-ch (Women)D03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
2. O Maznitsina vs M Velcheva 0-1271993Wch U18 GirlsC26 Vienna
3. M Velcheva vs E Danielian  1-0471995Wch U20 GirlsB06 Robatsch
4. K Maric vs M Velcheva  0-1331995EU-ch U20 GirlsB30 Sicilian
5. B Trabert vs M Velcheva  1-0521996Yerevan Olympiad (Women)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. K Spraggett vs M Velcheva  1-0311996UbedaA04 Reti Opening
7. E Danielian vs M Velcheva  ½-½271996Wch U20 GirlsD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. E Repkova vs M Velcheva  1-0341996Ch Croatia (team) (2nd league)C55 Two Knights Defense
9. M Velcheva vs Plachetka  1-0571998Pula op 12thB57 Sicilian
10. M Velcheva vs A Zatonskih  ½-½311998ROM-chTB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
11. M Velcheva vs B Socko  ½-½681998Pula op 12thC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
12. M Calzetta vs M Velcheva  0-1291999European Team Championship (Women)B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
13. M Velcheva vs S Vajda  ½-½301999European Team Championship (Women)B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
14. M Velcheva vs N Bojkovic  ½-½411999European Team Championship (Women)B41 Sicilian, Kan
15. M Velcheva vs S Nikoladze  ½-½491999European Team Championship (Women)C41 Philidor Defense
16. E Atalik vs M Velcheva  1-0471999European Team Championship (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
17. M Velcheva vs A Volokitin  ½-½402000Biel MTO opB01 Scandinavian
18. A Zatonskih vs M Velcheva  1-0662000Istanbul Olympiad (Women)B49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
19. M Velcheva vs E Danielian  ½-½152000Istanbul Olympiad (Women)C03 French, Tarrasch
20. M Velcheva vs A Maksimenko  0-1442001Corus Reserve GroupB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. A van den Berg vs M Velcheva  ½-½262001Corus Reserve GroupB40 Sicilian
22. M Velcheva vs P Hopman  0-1522001Corus Reserve GroupB01 Scandinavian
23. M de Mie vs M Velcheva  0-1302001Corus Reserve GroupC42 Petrov Defense
24. P Doggers vs M Velcheva  0-1332001Corus Reserve GroupB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
25. M Velcheva vs L Popov  ½-½152001Corus Reserve GroupB07 Pirc
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-17-08  wanabe2000: Picture from the European Individual Women Championship
Aug-27-09  Bondsamir: There's somthing wrong in the rating system. Maria Velchva should be at 2486.
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  GrahamClayton: Another photo:

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Oct-14-20  BIDMONFA: Maria Velcheva


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