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Wojciech Moranda
W Moranda 

Number of games in database: 679
Years covered: 1998 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 2605 (2635 rapid, 2613 blitz)
Overall record: +240 -89 =197 (64.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 153 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Gambit Declined (38) 
    D37 D38 D39 D31 D35
 Sicilian (36) 
    B90 B32 B48 B45 B25
 King's Indian (35) 
    E92 E77 E70 E76 E90
 Semi-Slav (27) 
    D45 D47 D46 D44
 Queen's Pawn Game (20) 
    A40 A50 E00 A41 E10
 Grunfeld (20) 
    D90 D87 D85 D86 D91
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (123) 
    B22 B90 B76 B80 B25
 King's Indian (41) 
    E94 E62 E81 E73 E61
 Sicilian Najdorf (22) 
    B90 B96 B91 B92 B94
 Sicilian Dragon (21) 
    B76 B78 B70 B72 B75
 Queen's Pawn Game (18) 
    A46 A45 A41 E10 D02
 Modern Benoni (18) 
    A70 A79 A60 A56 A64
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   W Moranda vs M S Yahya, 2005 1-0
   N Huschenbeth vs W Moranda, 2007 1/2-1/2
   W Moranda vs A Mista, 2012 1-0
   W Moranda vs Z Pakleza, 2021 1-0
   W Moranda vs Z Pakleza, 2021 1-0
   W Moranda vs N Huschenbeth, 2019 1/2-1/2
   M Rodshtein vs W Moranda, 2005 1/2-1/2
   A A Lopez vs W Moranda, 2005 0-1
   W Moranda vs Tomashevsky, 2005 1-0
   W Moranda vs Vitiugov, 2005 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Rubinstein Memorial (2013)
   Wch U18 (2005)
   Polish Championship (2012)
   Universiade (2013)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)
   European Championship (2005)
   European Championship (2013)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   Bundesliga 2018/19 (2018)
   European Team Championship (2021)

   🏆 Chennai Olympiad
   C Ali Marandi vs W Moranda (Aug-09-22) 1-0
   W Moranda vs T Hillarp Persson (Aug-08-22) 0-1
   W Moranda vs S Bilguun (Aug-07-22) 1/2-1/2
   L Draskovic vs W Moranda (Aug-06-22) 1/2-1/2
   W Moranda vs J P Gomez (Aug-05-22) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-17-1988, 35 years old) Poland

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He has repeatedly appeared in the finals of the Polish championships in all age categories, winning medals six times: twice gold (Krynica 2003 - under16 and Środa Wielkopolski 2007 - under 20), three times silver (Łeba 2005 - under 18,Łeba 2006 - under 18 and 2021 already as an adult) and bronze(Żagań 2002 - under 145 ). His achievements also include medals won in the national championships of juniors in lightning and fast chess. He has repeatedly represented Poland at the World and European Junior Championships.

In 2003, he shared the third place in the memorial of Akiba Rubinstein in Polanica-Zdrój (played in an openformula). In 2004, he won two round-robin tournamentsheld in Lviv and shared the third place in the open in Koszalin. In 2005, he made his debut in the final of the senior Polish championships, taking the XI m in Poznań. In 2006 he took third place in the main tournament of the Cracovia 2005/06 festival in Krakow,took the second place in Hengelo and shared the first place in Rudnik. In 2007, he won the open tournament in Sielpia Wielka and the German Open Youth Championship held in Neuhausen,won the bronze medal of the Polish Championship in fast chessin Szczucin and took second place (behind Vladimir Malaniuk)in open A Akiba Rubinstein memorial in Polanica-Zdrój. He also achieved great success at the end of the year, winning the bronze medal of the European Speed Chess Championship in Warsaw (in the match for the third place he lost to Fernando Peralta,but the Argentine competed outside the competition and did not receive the medal). In 2008, he won the title of academic champion of the Polish in Wrocław,he also won the next opentournament, held in Gorzów Wielkopolski. In 2009, he won the open tournament of the Akiba Rubinstein Memorial and shared the second place (behind Siarhei Żyhałka,together with Geetha Narayanan Gopal)in the Young Masters tournament in Enschede. In 2011 he won the international festival in Poznań. In 2012, he won the title of academic master of Polish in Katowice . In 2013, he won the bronze medal (in the team classification) of the summer universiade in Kazan and won the Akiba Rubinstein memorial in Polanica-Zdrój and the open tournament in Karpacz.

In November 2021, together with the Polish team, he took third place (in the team classification) out of 23. European Team Championship in classical chess with a score of 5/7, playing on the fourth chessboard.

He reached the highest ranking in his career so far on November 1, 2021 - with a score of 2623 he was then ranked 5th among Polish chess player

Wikipedia article: Wojciech Moranda

Last updated: 2022-01-19 14:55:33

 page 1 of 28; games 1-25 of 679  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Michal Efinowicz vs W Moranda  0-1491998POL-ch U10B56 Sicilian
2. Maciej Andrejczuk vs W Moranda  0-1461998POL-ch U10B15 Caro-Kann
3. W Moranda vs Kamil Schreiber  1-0441998POL-ch U10D13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
4. R Krzesaj vs W Moranda  1-0531998POL-ch U10B03 Alekhine's Defense
5. M Tazbir vs W Moranda  1-0421998POL-ch U10A10 English
6. W Moranda vs Jedrzej Malyszko  1-0341998POL-ch U10D14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
7. Maciej Bosak vs W Moranda  0-1161998Krakow op-EB25 Sicilian, Closed
8. W Moranda vs T Pesko  0-1361998POL-ch U10E73 King's Indian
9. W Moranda vs Lukasz Lasut  ½-½311998POL-ch U10D55 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. W Moranda vs M Luch  ½-½351998POL-ch U10D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. W Moranda vs K Schreiber  1-0391998Krakow op-EA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
12. Dawid Krolewicz vs W Moranda  0-1351998POL-ch U10B07 Pirc
13. Rafal Pluszczewicz vs W Moranda  ½-½291998POL-ch U10B12 Caro-Kann Defense
14. W Moranda vs K Rutkowski  1-0321999Krakow op-BD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. W Moranda vs Jakub Wolski  1-0431999POL-ch U12C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
16. M Kulesza vs W Moranda  1-0311999POL-ch U12B25 Sicilian, Closed
17. W Moranda vs B Pawlowski  ½-½571999POL-ch U12B40 Sicilian
18. T Caba vs W Moranda  0-1401999POL-ch U12B56 Sicilian
19. Kinga Siwek vs W Moranda  0-1171999Krakow op-BE22 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann Variation
20. W Moranda vs A Skawinski  1-0591999POL-ch U12D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. B Przybylski vs W Moranda  1-0511999POL-ch U12B33 Sicilian
22. W Moranda vs Andrzej Szczukiewicz  ½-½321999POL-ch U12D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. W Moranda vs Lukasz Schreiber  1-0651999POL-ch U12C05 French, Tarrasch
24. W Moranda vs P Baran  1-0291999Krakow op-EA43 Old Benoni
25. J Skurski vs W Moranda  ½-½481999POL-ch U12C82 Ruy Lopez, Open
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