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Lovinia Sylvia Chidi
Number of games in database: 35
Years covered: 1990 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 1674 (1734 rapid, 1665 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 1832
Overall record: +5 -24 =6 (22.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange (2 games)
A45 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (2 games)
B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation (2 games)
A15 English (2 games)
D00 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)

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   L S Chidi vs J Zachariassen (Feb-03-16) 0-1
   Kimia Moradi vs L S Chidi (Feb-02-16) 1-0
   L S Chidi vs El Hassan Nasar (Feb-01-16) 1-0
   T Harding vs L S Chidi (Jan-31-16) 1/2-1/2
   L S Chidi vs G Eagleton (Jan-29-16) 0-1

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(born 1971) Nigeria (federation/nationality Germany)

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She played for Nigeria at the 1990 and 1992 Olympiads.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 35  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Alnajjar vs L S Chidi  1-0251990Chess Olympiad (Women)C25 Vienna
2. P Guzman vs L S Chidi  1-0271990Chess Olympiad (Women)C28 Vienna Game
3. A Horton-Kitchlew vs L S Chidi 0-1362009GibtelecomD00 Queen's Pawn Game
4. L S Chidi vs L Lovik  0-1372009GibtelecomC45 Scotch Game
5. D Fryer vs L S Chidi  ½-½312009GibtelecomA07 King's Indian Attack
6. L S Chidi vs T Gavriel 0-1442009GibtelecomA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
7. A Lumsdon vs L S Chidi  ½-½382010GibraltarA48 King's Indian
8. L S Chidi vs J Urbina Perez  0-1532010GibraltarB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
9. S Kawuma vs L S Chidi  1-0222010GibraltarC70 Ruy Lopez
10. L S Chidi vs N Getz  0-1312010GibraltarC78 Ruy Lopez
11. N Homer vs L S Chidi  ½-½302010GibraltarA15 English
12. L S Chidi vs S Horrocks  1-0402010GibraltarA07 King's Indian Attack
13. E Mikalsen vs L S Chidi  1-0252010GibraltarB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
14. L S Chidi vs J Pereira  0-1492010GibraltarB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
15. A Lundback vs L S Chidi  1-0402010GibraltarB53 Sicilian
16. C De Seroux vs L S Chidi  1-0552012Tradewise GibraltarB50 Sicilian
17. F J Becking vs L S Chidi  1-0372012Tradewise GibraltarD00 Queen's Pawn Game
18. L S Chidi vs D Dimitrijevic  0-1452012Tradewise GibraltarB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. L S Chidi vs N Savage  1-0302012Tradewise GibraltarB30 Sicilian
20. J Salomon vs L S Chidi  1-0312012Tradewise GibraltarB85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical
21. L S Chidi vs T Chapman  0-1572013Tradewise GibraltarA00 Uncommon Opening
22. J Wiedersich vs L S Chidi  1-0502013Tradewise GibraltarD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. M Hamer vs L S Chidi  1-0292013Tradewise GibraltarA04 Reti Opening
24. L S Chidi vs E Kazmierczak  ½-½302013Tradewise GibraltarC11 French
25. J A Rios Gonzalez vs L S Chidi  ½-½372013Tradewise GibraltarD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  zanzibar: Her name should be <Sylvia Lovina Chidi>, and she was also once Nigerian Women's Chess Champion.


There's a picture of her here, but with the wrong name:


Former champ:


Currently, I believe she lives in England and writes poetry more than playing chess:

Poetry, as read by her:

So, should the biography read

(born 1971) Nigeria / England (citizen of Germany(?))

Premium Chessgames Member
  zanzibar: The most important thing is to correct the name, I think - ah, but I see FIDE has the wrong name.
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