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Mariano Castillo Larenas
Number of games in database: 141
Years covered: 1928 to 1954

Overall record: +29 -54 =58 (41.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (9) 
    E60 E72 E61 E71 E94
 Nimzo Indian (8) 
    E26 E40 E52 E20 E47
 Grunfeld (7) 
    D95 D87 D85 D98 D80
 Sicilian (6) 
    B40 B84 B85 B58 B92
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E16 E17 E15
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D30 D35 D39 D38
With the Black pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E33 E22 E47 E30 E26
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D31 D30
 Sicilian (5) 
    B59 B83 B31 B23
 Grunfeld (5) 
    D98 D85 D75 D91
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A45 D00 D02 E10
 Dutch Defense (4) 
    A95 A84 A90
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   I Pleci vs M Castillo, 1936 1/2-1/2
   O Trompowsky vs M Castillo, 1939 0-1
   M Castillo vs J M Cristia, 1935 1-0
   J C Balparda vs M Castillo, 1941 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   3rd South American Championship (1928)
   Venice (1950)
   Mar del Plata (1936)
   Mar del Plata (1948)
   Mar del Plata / Buenos Aires Zonal (1954)
   Dubrovnik Olympiad (1950)

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(born Dec-25-1905, died Sep-23-1970, 64 years old) Chile

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Mariano Castillo Larenas was born in Santiago, Chile. He was nine-times Chilean Champion (1924, 1926, 1927, 1929, 1934, 1940, 1948, 1949 and 1953).

Wikipedia article: Mariano Castillo

Last updated: 2018-12-25 05:24:52

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 141  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Pulcherio vs M Castillo  1-03619283rd South American ChampionshipE10 Queen's Pawn Game
2. M Castillo vs J C Balparda  0-14019283rd South American ChampionshipC50 Giuoco Piano
3. M Castillo vs J Montalban  ½-½4319283rd South American ChampionshipB01 Scandinavian
4. M Castillo vs B H Villegas 1-04619283rd South American ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
5. W O Cruz vs M Castillo  0-14119283rd South American ChampionshipD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. C Anfruns vs M Castillo  ½-½3219283rd South American ChampionshipE30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
7. J de Souza Mendes vs M Castillo  0-13919283rd South American ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
8. C H Maderna vs M Castillo  1-03419283rd South American ChampionshipD85 Grunfeld
9. M Castillo vs J B Hernandez  1-03019283rd South American ChampionshipC13 French
10. M Castillo vs S Ureta  1-03619283rd South American ChampionshipC17 French, Winawer, Advance
11. M Castillo vs J Gabarain  0-13919283rd South American ChampionshipE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
12. L Palau vs M Castillo  1-04119283rd South American ChampionshipC56 Two Knights
13. M Castillo vs A Perea  1-02819283rd South American ChampionshipD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. M Castillo vs V T Romano  ½-½4119283rd South American ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
15. R Grau vs M Castillo  1-02019283rd South American ChampionshipD00 Queen's Pawn Game
16. L Vianna vs M Castillo 0-11719283rd South American ChampionshipC33 King's Gambit Accepted
17. M Castillo vs J M Cristia  1-0241935Buenos AiresD09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3
18. C Hounie Fleurquin vs M Castillo 1-0201935Buenos AiresB02 Alekhine's Defense
19. I Pleci vs M Castillo  1-0521935Buenos AiresD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. M Castillo vs J Bolbochan  ½-½311936Mar del PlataD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
21. R Flores Alvarez vs M Castillo  ½-½301936Mar del PlataC48 Four Knights
22. M Castillo vs V Fenoglio  ½-½651936Mar del PlataB12 Caro-Kann Defense
23. C Guimard vs M Castillo  1-0271936Mar del PlataA84 Dutch
24. M Castillo vs Letelier  ½-½441936Mar del PlataD85 Grunfeld
25. A Pons vs M Castillo 0-1321936Mar del PlataB23 Sicilian, Closed
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 141  PGN Download
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  Benzol: Mariano Castillo Larenas
Born 25th December 1905 in Santiago
Chilean Champion in 1924, 1926, 1927, 1929, 1934, 1940, 1948, 1949 and 1953.
Dec-25-05  chesscrazy: Happy birthday! Interesting how many people I can find that was born on Christmas.
Dec-25-07  BIDMONFA: Mariano Castillo-Larenas


Dec-25-07  vonKrolock: Shor bio with photo here (in Spanish)
Sep-08-12  Karpova: He won the 1934 Chilean Championship with a 100% score ahead of Letelier and Cademartori.

From page 189 of the 1934 'Neue Wiener Schachzeitung'

Dec-11-14  zanzibar: All the <Mar del Plata (1948)> games listed under <Manuel Castillo> belong to this player.
Sep-27-19  wordfunph: maestro Mariano Castillo Larenas lived for 64 yrs, same with Bob Fischer.

RIP maestro..

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