Gioachino Greco: Paving the way in an era

Sep 16, 2012, 2:31 PM |

Gioachino Greco was an Italian chess player and writer. He lived from 1600-1634Cry. Mikhail Botvinnik called him a professional chess player. He recorded 77 chess games and played all against anonyomous opponents.Surprised

Gioachino Greco was a remarkable player between Ruy Lopez de Segura(Ruy Lopez) and Francois Andre Danican Philidor(Philidor`s Def.)

Now, here is one of his games(the only notable, recorded and from the 17th century game)

Here`s another one:

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The era was the Italian Romantic Style era.