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Michal Lahav
Number of games in database: 47
Years covered: 2012 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2171 (2055 rapid, 2021 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2223
Overall record: +9 -19 =19 (39.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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C05 French, Tarrasch (4 games)
B40 Sicilian (3 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (2 games)
A46 Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)
B01 Scandinavian (2 games)
C07 French, Tarrasch (2 games)
B12 Caro-Kann Defense (2 games)

   🏆 43rd Chess Olympiad (Women)
   M Lahav vs Svitlana Demchenko (Oct-04-18) 1/2-1/2
   M Lahav vs I G Gabriel (Sep-30-18) 1-0
   J Terbe vs M Lahav (Sep-28-18) 1-0
   Ayah Moaataz vs M Lahav (Sep-25-18) 1/2-1/2
   M Lahav vs M Shibata (Sep-24-18) 0-1

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(born 1999) Israel

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She tied for share of 2nd-4th (bronze after tiebreakers were factored in) with Irina Drogovoz and Alexandra Obolentseva at the 2016 WYCC(1, 2), winning her Women's FIDE Master title as a result.

References / Sources

(1) (2016 WYCC (women's U18 group)), (2), (3) (2017 WYCC score: 6.5/11 at Montevideo).

Last updated: 2017-09-26 17:35:19

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 47  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Lahav vs L Javakhishvili  0-125201228th European Club Cup (Women)B40 Sicilian
2. V Dotan vs M Lahav  ½-½46201228th European Club Cup (Women)D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
3. M Lahav vs T Ivanova-Skripova  ½-½55201228th European Club Cup (Women)B01 Scandinavian
4. M Lahav vs D Dvirnyy 0-1322015European Individual ChampionshipC41 Philidor Defense
5. A Belytsky vs M Lahav  1-0492015European Individual ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
6. M Lahav vs David Nareznoy  ½-½372015European Individual ChampionshipC03 French, Tarrasch
7. S Fischer vs M Lahav  1-0242015European Individual ChampionshipB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
8. M Lahav vs Lior Duek  1-0192015European Individual ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
9. Pavel Aronin vs M Lahav  1-0562015European Individual ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
10. M Lahav vs Yonatan Chazan  1-0552015European Individual ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
11. M Mdivani vs M Lahav  0-1392015European Individual ChampionshipA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
12. M Lahav vs M Katzir  ½-½932015European Individual ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
13. L Mkrtchian vs M Lahav  1-0192015European Club Cup (Women)A39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
14. N Popova vs M Lahav  1-0412015European Club Cup (Women)C11 French
15. O Zimina vs M Lahav  1-0252015European Club Cup (Women)E91 King's Indian
16. M Lahav vs T Yakovleva  1-0772015European Club Cup (Women)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
17. Shen Yang vs M Lahav  1-0472015European Club Cup (Women)A57 Benko Gambit
18. M Lahav vs Y Gonzalez  1-0382016Chess Olympiad (Women)C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
19. Lucia Estrada vs M Lahav  0-1802016Chess Olympiad (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
20. M Lahav vs E Bogdan  ½-½812016Chess Olympiad (Women)C05 French, Tarrasch
21. M Lahav vs D Batyte  ½-½942016Chess Olympiad (Women)C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
22. M Lahav vs G Mammadova  0-1382016European Club Cup (Women)C05 French, Tarrasch
23. H Mira vs M Lahav  1-0522016European Club Cup (Women)A38 English, Symmetrical
24. A Srebrnic vs M Lahav  ½-½362016European Club Cup (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
25. M Lahav vs M Brunello  ½-½362016European Club Cup (Women)B94 Sicilian, Najdorf
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  whiteshark: Is she also a model?
Oct-19-12  Catfriend: Quite heart-breakingly, no, I'd guess:)

The name is not too uncommon in Israel. There's also a chocolate-maker with this name.

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  Eyal: <whiteshark> If you want to see a photo of the chess player, she's the one in the red shirt at the bottom picture in
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  whiteshark: Oops. Thanks <Catfriend> and <Eyal>.
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