Maricela Palao

Thumbnail photo of Maricela Palao
Fide Id4401662
USCF Id12929754
TitleWoman Intl. Master
FederationColombia fed
FIDE Elo2140 
Highest 2195 (January 1998)
National Elo2043
Born 1965  (Age 53)
 Ranking: World #678, Americas #59, Colombia #8
[Frequently Asked Questions about the displayed Bio data]

FIDE Profile   USCF Profile   Facebook   Wikipedia   Google  

Chess games of Maricela Palao:    PGN Database (MaricelaPalao.pgn)  [160 games]

Sponsored links

Special offer: Chess Evolution "Top GM Secrets" Newsletter with 10% discount (use code CHESS-DB)

Play Style

Prepare for a game against Maricela Palao with white or black.
Play chess against Maricela Palao (computer simulated play style): with white or black.
Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's gambit (23%): D07 D10 D06 D11 D10 D11Sicilian defence (24%): B60 B28 B22 B52 B22 B30
King's Indian (16%): E61 A48 E76 A48 E76 E60Ruy Lopez (18%): C60 C65 C65 C64 C78
Queen's pawn (16%): A46 A40 A40 D02 A40 D00Queen's gambit (16%): D31 D30 D16 D32 D33 D11
Nimzo-Indian (11%): E48 E20 E40 E47 E41Queen's pawn (12%): A46 D00 D02 D02
Benoni defence (8%): A69 A57 A65 A57 A43 A56King's pawn (8%): C44 C44 C50 C50 C50
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #35 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.311 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  Not available Exploitive analysis: Not available
See help and explanation about the displayed statistics.

Live Games

No tournaments are known where this player currently plays in.

Sponsored links

Chess Games

Select a game from the drop-down list to display it, or download all games of Maricela Palao

Subscribe for new games played by Maricela Palao

Login if you like to use this feature.

You can see and manage all your subsriptions here.

Rating History ()

The graph shows Maricela Palao's rating history vs. the World #100 (age considered) for each rating period (read more ...)

Tournament History

Sources:,,,, others coming soon.

Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
National Open - U2200 Section Las Vegas, USA2014.06.131370
US Class Championships Boca Raton, USA2009.07.171980
IRT Juegos Nacionales FEM San Andres, Colombia2008.12.011410
IRT Sub-Zonal FEM 2.3.4 San Andres, Colombia2008.11.262000
Pan Amer. Continental Champ. (Pan Am) Boca Raton, USA2008.11.021290
Pan American - Continental Championships Boca Raton, USA2008.11.012150
IRT Nacional Inter-Empresas Bogota, Colombia2008.10.241660
Semifinal Olimpiada Fem Grupo A Cali, Colombia2008.09.032090
IRT GP Jamanudi Elite Jamundi, Colombia2008.08.162170
IRT GP Barrancabermeja Barrancabermeja, Colombia2008.07.111440
IRT 3 Eliminatoria Olimpiada Femenino Bucaramanga, Colombia2008.05.301670
IRT 2 Eliminatoria Alemania Femenino Cali, Colombia2008.05.011920
    (16 more)
         You have to login to see the full list of tournaments.

Sponsored links

Haecker, Johannes     Witte, Manfred