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Javier Gil Capape
Number of games in database: 33
Years covered: 1982 to 1994
Last FIDE rating: 2444
Highest rating achieved in database: 2447

Overall record: +11 -9 =12 (53.1%)*
   * 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:
 Modern Benoni (6) 
    A67 A56 A58 A61
 King's Indian (4) 
    E61 E92 E81
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (5) 
    B10 B12 B16
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(born May-10-1967, 55 years old) Spain (federation/nationality Australia)

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Born in Saragossa, Spain. Javier Gil Capape's family moved to Sydney in the early 1980s, where Javier remained until 1990 when he returned to Spain, earning the IM title shortly thereafter.

He competed in the 1984, 1985 and 1986 World Junior Championship, coming 17th in the 1986 event. Also in 1986, he came 3rd in the Asian Junior Championship held in Manila. In Australia, Javier Gil Capape has won the Doeberl Cup, the Sydney Junior championship (twice), the New South Wales Junior Championship (twice), the City of Sydney Championship (twice), the New South Wales Championship, and came 2nd in the Australian Junior Championship. In Spain, he won multiple standard and blitz championships in the city championships in Huesca, Saragossa, and Aragon, as well as taking out first place in the 8th Benasque Open. In 1992, he came =3rd in the Spanish Championship and started working as a professional chess coach.

IM Gil Capape is still a professional chess coach, but has been doing so in Sydney since he returned to Australia in 2006 soon after earning the title of FIDE Trainer in 2005.

Last updated: 2022-08-09 08:41:51

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 82  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Ebeling vs J Gil Capape  0-1411982World Junior ChampionshipB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
2. J Horvath vs J Gil Capape  ½-½401982World Junior ChampionshipE12 Queen's Indian
3. J Gil Capape vs M Wiedenkeller  0-1421982World Junior ChampionshipA61 Benoni
4. Short vs J Gil Capape  0-1171982World Junior ChampionshipB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
5. J Gil Capape vs I Stohl  0-1331982World Junior ChampionshipA65 Benoni, 6.e4
6. J Klinger vs J Gil Capape  ½-½341982World Junior ChampionshipB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
7. J Gil Capape vs G Milos  0-1371982World Junior ChampionshipE14 Queen's Indian
8. J Gil Capape vs M J Tempone  0-1321982World Junior ChampionshipA44 Old Benoni Defense
9. Greenfeld vs J Gil Capape  ½-½411982World Junior ChampionshipA14 English
10. J Gil Capape vs D Barbulescu  ½-½551982World Junior ChampionshipB44 Sicilian
11. J Gil Capape vs J Graf  1-0411982World Junior ChampionshipA43 Old Benoni
12. R Garbarino vs J Gil Capape  0-1511982World Junior ChampionshipB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
13. J Gil Capape vs E Arlandi  1-0251982World Junior ChampionshipD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
14. M L Condie vs J Gil Capape  1-0261984World Junior ChampionshipA14 English
15. J Gil Capape vs F van Hasselt  ½-½321984World Junior ChampionshipD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. N Billah vs J Gil Capape  0-1491984World Junior ChampionshipB12 Caro-Kann Defense
17. J Gil Capape vs A Kofidis  ½-½291984World Junior ChampionshipD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. B Ostenstad vs J Gil Capape  1-0351984World Junior ChampionshipE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
19. J Gil Capape vs R Gunawan  1-0261984World Junior ChampionshipE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
20. J Gil Capape vs A Romero Holmes  0-1371984World Junior ChampionshipA40 Queen's Pawn Game
21. I Poor vs J Gil Capape  0-1541984World Junior ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
22. J Gil Capape vs A Hernandez  1-0521984World Junior ChampionshipA56 Benoni Defense
23. J Gil Capape vs E Arlandi  ½-½321984World Junior ChampionshipD69 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical,
24. J Klinger vs J Gil Capape  1-0791984World Junior ChampionshipB12 Caro-Kann Defense
25. J Adler vs J Gil Capape  1-0381984World Junior ChampionshipD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
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