Márcio Carvalho is a Portuguese professional player. He was the runner-up at the 2016 World Championship, losing the final to Brian Braun-Duin. Other career highlights include three Pro Tour top eights, at Worlds 2005, PT Kuala Lumpur 2008, and PT Aether Revolt, and three Grand Prix wins. He came close to becoming the 2016–17 Player of the Year, but despite his significant lead in the race, he was overtaken by Paulo Vitor Damo da Rosa when the latter won the last Pro Tour of the year, PT Hour of Devastation.
Accomplishments[edit | edit source]
|2001–02||Grand Prix||Lisbon||Extended||19–20 January 2002||4|
|2005||Grand Prix||Lisbon||Limited||23–24 April 2005||1|
|2005||Nationals||Lisbon||Standard and Booster Draft||2005||3|
|2005||Grand Prix||Bilbao||Extended||19–20 November 2005||2|
|2005||Worlds||Yokohama||Special||30 November–4 December 2005||5|
|2006||Grand Prix||Athens||Limited||14–15 October 2006||3|
|2008||Pro Tour||Kuala Lumpur||Booster Draft||15–17 February 2008||3|
|2008||Nationals||Lisbon||Standard and Booster Draft||13–14 September 2008||1|
|2013–14||Grand Prix||Manchester||Block Constructed||31 May–1 June 2014||7|
|2013–14||Grand Prix||Milan||Limited||28–29 June 2014||3|
|2014–15||Grand Prix||Madrid||Modern||15–16 November 2014||5|
|2014–15||Grand Prix||Seville||Standard||14–15 February 2015||6|
|2014–15||Grand Prix||Liverpool||Limited||7–8 March 2015||4|
|2014–15||Grand Prix||Copenhagen||Modern||20–21 June 2015||3|
|2015–16||Grand Prix||Mexico City||Limited||30–31 January 2016||8|
|2016–17||Worlds||Seattle||Special||1–4 September 2016||2|
|2016–17||Grand Prix||London||Limited||8–9 October 2016||1|
|2016–17||Grand Prix||Rotterdam||Team Limited||12–13 November 2016||1|
|2016–17||Pro Tour||Dublin||Standard and Booster Draft||3–5 February 2017||2|
|2016–17||Magic Online Championship||Seattle||Standard and Booster Draft||3–5 March 2017||4|
|2016–17||Grand Prix||Barcelona||Standard||11–12 March 2017||3|
|2017–18||Grand Prix||Lyon||Modern||17–18 February 2018||2|
Pro Tour Results[edit | edit source]
|List of the Pro Tour results and winnings of Marcio Carvalho|
Controversy[edit | edit source]
Carvalho was disqualified at Grand Prix Rotterdam 2009 for peeking, and was subsequently suspended from the game for six months. He later received a controversial disqualification at the 2014 World Magic Cup for intentionally presenting an illegal deck.
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- Top 200 All-Time Money Leaders
- Lifetime Pro Tour Top 8s
- Lifetime Grand Prix Top 8s
- List of players by lifetime Pro Points (requires Planeswalker Points login)
References[edit | edit source]
- Sutcliffe, David (2009-02-21). Sunday, 3.40p.m.: Announcement - Player Disqualified Without Prize. Wizards of the Coast. Retrieved on 2016-09-05.
- Diniz, Hugo (2014-12-101). In Defense of Marcio Carvalho. QuietSpeculation. Retrieved on 2016-09-05.
- DISQUALIFICATION AT THE WORLD MAGIC CUP. Wizards of the Coast (2014-12-05). Retrieved on 2016-09-05.
- Chapin, Patrick (2014-12-22). Cheating At The Magic World Championship. StarCityGames. Retrieved on 2016-09-05.