Darcy Lima

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Darcy Lima
Full name Darcy Gustavo Machado Vieira Lima
Country Brazil
Born (1962-05-22) May 22, 1962 (age 55)
Rio de Janeiro
Title Grandmaster
FIDE rating 2546 (June 2017)
(No. 664 in the January 2015
FIDE World Rankings)
Peak rating 2550 (April 2001)

Darcy Gustavo Machado Vieira Lima (born 22 May 1962, Rio de Janeiro) a Brazilian chess Grandmaster and FIDE International Organiser.

Chess career[edit]

At the beginning of his career, he won at Fortaleza 1980 (the 7th Campeonato Brasileiro Juvenil).[1]

He won thrice Brazilian Chess Championship (1992, 2002, 2003), won twice Zonal Sulamericano at São Paulo 2000 and 2003, played in the Chess World Cup 2005 in Khanty-Mansiysk,[2] and tied for 1st-5th at Cali, Colombia, Campeonato Continental Absoluto 2007.[3]

Lima represented Brazil eleven times in Chess Olympiads (1988–2008).[4][5]

Awarded the International Master title in 1989, and the Grandmaster title in 1997.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fortaleza 1980 - 7° Campeonato Brasileiro Juvenil". Brasilbase.pro.br. Retrieved 2011-12-21. 
  2. ^ "World Chess Championship : 2005 World Cup". Mark-weeks.com. Retrieved 2011-12-21. 
  3. ^ "Chess-Results Server Chess-results.com - Tournament-Database". Chess-results.com. 2007-07-20. Retrieved 2011-12-21. 
  4. ^ Wojciech Bartelski. "Men's Chess Olympiads :: Darcy Lima". OlimpBase. Retrieved 2011-12-21. 
  5. ^ "Chessdom - Chess Olympiad Dresden 2008, teams". Tournaments.chessdom.com. Retrieved 2011-12-21. 

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