Name: Rafael Espinosa
Federation:  Cuba
Born: 1965
 FIDE ID: 3502627 FIDE Profile
ELO Classic: 2251
Years: 1993 - 2002
Total Games: 39
Wins: 13 (33.33 %)
Draws: 12 (30.77 %)
Losses: 14 (35.9 %)
Score: 48.72 %

Rafael Espinosa

Last tournaments played

Tournament Date Elo Avg. Country
Cuautitlan op 30' 03/??/2002 1332  Mexico
Mayo Cup 5th ??/??/2001 2116  Mexico
MEX-ch 47th 04/11/2001 2148  Mexico
Torre mem op 12/??/1999 1610  Mexico

Rafael Espinosa Repertoire with White pieces (most played)

ECO Opening Games
B22 Sicilian, Alapin's variation (2.c3) 8 games
B31 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rossolimo attack (with ...g6, without ...d6) 2 games
B06 Robatsch (modern) defence 2 games
C68 Ruy Lopez, exchange variation 1 games

Rafael Espinosa Repertoire with Black pieces (most played)

ECO Opening Games
B33 Sicilian defence 2 games
B30 Sicilian defence 2 games
C18 French, Winawer, advance variation 2 games
D01 Richter-Veresov attack 1 games

Games played by Rafael Espinosa

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White ELO W Black ELO B Result Moves ECO Date Tournament View
Espinosa, R 2160 Ocampo Vargas, R 2312 1-0 33 B31 2002 Cuautitlan op 30'
Espinosa, R 2403 Martin del Campo, J 2258 ½-½ 20 B22 2001 Mayo Cup 5th
Espinosa, R 2403 Almeida Saenz, A 2365 1-0 24 B22 2001 Mayo Cup 5th
Gonzalez Zamora, J 2518 Espinosa, R 2403 1-0 32 D45 2001 Mayo Cup 5th
Espinosa, R 2408 Bustamante Orta, J 1905 1-0 32 B14 2001 MEX-ch 47th
Espinosa, R 2408 Gonzalez Zamora, J 2531 ½-½ 53 B22 2001 MEX-ch 47th
Escobedo Tinajero, A 2377 Espinosa, R 2160 1-0 60 A58 1999 Torre mem op
Espinosa, R 2160 Sariego, W 2385 ½-½ 17 B16 1998 Carlos Torre mem op 11th
Espinosa, R 2160 Almeida Saenz, A 2405 1-0 18 B07 1998 Carlos Torre mem op 11th
Espinosa, R 2160 Frias Pablaza, V 2470 ½-½ 66 B50 1998 Carlos Torre mem op 11th
Martin del Campo, R 2465 Espinosa, R 2160 ½-½ 28 B25 1998 Carlos Torre mem op 11th
Espinosa, R 2160 Hickl, J 2540 ½-½ 44 B06 1998 Carlos Torre mem op 11th
Santa Torres, L 2285 Espinosa, R 2420 0-1 31 A57 1995 San Salvador zt
Denny, K 2225 Espinosa, R 2420 0-1 28 B30 1995 San Salvador zt
Cabrera, A 2275 Espinosa, R 1-0 32 B07 1995 CUB-ch sf
Gonzales, J Espinosa, R ½-½ 5 C47 1995 CUB-ch sf
Chacon, J 2160 Espinosa, R 0-1 25 C18 1995 CUB-ch sf
Cruz Lima, J 2270 Espinosa, R 1-0 31 B08 1995 CUB-ch sf
Espinosa, R 2420 Pazos, P 2310 0-1 69 B22 1995 San Salvador zt
Espinosa, R 2420 Garcia, G 2540 0-1 29 C68 1995 San Salvador zt
Espinosa, R Blanco Fernandez, A 2450 ½-½ 5 C55 1995 CUB-ch sf
Espinosa, R Vega, L 2270 0-1 56 B31 1995 CUB-ch sf
Espinosa, R Perez, R 2335 0-1 30 B12 1995 CUB-ch sf
Espinosa, R 2420 Infante Meyer, S 1-0 61 B22 1995 San Salvador zt
Gavilanes, A 2270 Espinosa, R 0-1 29 C18 1995 CUB-ch sf
Rohl Montes, J 2325 Espinosa, R 2420 ½-½ 10 B30 1995 San Salvador zt
Samayoa, J Espinosa, R 2420 0-1 40 D01 1995 San Salvador zt
Espinosa, R 2420 Zapata, A 2530 1-0 57 B15 1995 San Salvador zt
Hernandez, G 2525 Espinosa, R 2420 1-0 23 B33 1995 San Salvador zt
Zapata, A 2580 Espinosa, R 1-0 48 B33 1993 Linares NL
Browne, W 2525 Espinosa, R 1-0 34 D20 1993 Linares NL
Sunye Neto, J 2545 Espinosa, R 1-0 48 A12 1993 Linares NL
Garmendez Gonzalez, F 2310 Espinosa, R ½-½ 15 B22 1993 Linares NL
Espinosa, R Garcia, G 2520 0-1 38 C65 1993 Linares NL
Espinosa, R Hernandez, G 2505 1-0 40 B22 1993 Linares NL
Espinosa, R Spangenberg, H 2505 1-0 21 B22 1993 Linares NL
Espinosa, R Nogueiras Santiago, J 2570 ½-½ 55 B06 1993 Linares NL
Espinosa, R Hergott, D 2450 0-1 64 B27 1993 Linares NL
Espinosa, R Martin del Campo, R 2410 ½-½ 19 B22 1993 Linares NL