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Igors Rausis
Number of games in database: 278
Years covered: 1986 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2632 (2492 rapid, 2513 blitz)

Overall record: +93 -52 =116 (57.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 17 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (20) 
    B22 B23 B30 B51 B36
 Queen's Pawn Game (12) 
    A46 A45 D02 A40
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C69 C67 C85
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (10) 
    C69 C85
 King's Indian (8) 
    E63 E76 E97 E64
 Catalan (6) 
    E06 E04
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (17) 
    D02 A40 A45 E00
 Slav (14) 
    D11 D10 D16 D14 D12
 Caro-Kann (14) 
    B18 B10 B12
 Ruy Lopez (13) 
    C78 C67 C69 C65 C77
 Sicilian (13) 
    B32 B30 B27 B31 B53
 Queen's Gambit Declined (13) 
    D35 D06 D37 D31
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   C Ward vs I Rausis, 1992 0-1
   I Rausis vs S Buecker, 1990 1/2-1/2
   Adams vs I Rausis, 1996 1/2-1/2
   G Kotenko vs I Rausis, 1988 0-1
   Bacrot vs I Rausis, 1997 0-1
   I Rausis vs T Bromann, 2000 1-0
   I Rausis vs C Ward, 1998 1/2-1/2
   I Rausis vs J P Boudre, 1989 1-0
   I Rausis vs Plaskett, 1998 1/2-1/2
   E Relange vs I Rausis, 1997 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Cappelle La Grande (2003)
   European Union Championships (2008)
   Riga Technical University Open (2014)

   🏆 European Rapid Championship
   I Berzina vs I Rausis (Dec-17-17) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   I Rausis vs P Mulet (Dec-17-17) 1-0, rapid
   M Mazurkiewicz vs I Rausis (Dec-17-17) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   I Rausis vs Arsens Batashevs (Dec-17-17) 1-0, rapid
   A Aleksandrov vs I Rausis (Dec-17-17) 1-0, rapid

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(born Apr-07-1961, 56 years old) Latvia (federation/nationality Czech Republic)

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GM Rausis plays for the Czech Chess Federation. He was Latvian champion in 1995.

Wikipedia article: Igors Rausis

 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 296  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Rausis vs Shirov 0-1251986Ch LatviaB02 Alekhine's Defense
2. Shabalov vs I Rausis  1-0341986RigaA04 Reti Opening
3. G Kotenko vs I Rausis 0-1361988W-ch GT247 corrD06 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. W Kruszynski vs I Rausis  0-1431989Lyngby opB30 Sicilian
5. I Rausis vs J P Boudre  1-0401989Lyngby opC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
6. I Rausis vs F Seyl  ½-½221989Bad Mergentheim opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. I Rausis vs Khalifman  ½-½541989Bad MergentheimC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
8. Shabalov vs I Rausis  0-1321989RigaB32 Sicilian
9. M Pavlovic vs I Rausis  0-1291989Peer GyntB30 Sicilian
10. I Rausis vs Van Wely  1-0401989LyngbyB07 Pirc
11. H Sorensen vs I Rausis  0-1221989Gausdal IntD06 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. J Lapinski vs I Rausis  0-1291990DaugavpilsC55 Two Knights Defense
13. I Rausis vs K Spraggett  ½-½351990CannesA46 Queen's Pawn Game
14. Shirov vs I Rausis  ½-½251990DaugavpilsE20 Nimzo-Indian
15. M Kaabi vs I Rausis  0-1571990CannesD02 Queen's Pawn Game
16. K Bruederle vs I Rausis  0-1241990ICCF-Cup6/7 sf14 corrD06 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. G Piesina vs I Rausis 0-1291990DaugavpilsD02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. C U Neidhardt vs I Rausis  1-0451990BordeauxD02 Queen's Pawn Game
19. Suetin vs I Rausis  1-0441990Dortmund (Germany)B32 Sicilian
20. I Rausis vs S Buecker  ½-½641990It (c)B02 Alekhine's Defense
21. I Rausis vs Bagirov  ½-½601990DaugavpilsA45 Queen's Pawn Game
22. Gipslis vs I Rausis  ½-½171990DaugavpilsC48 Four Knights
23. I Rausis vs Ivkov  0-1691990CannesA40 Queen's Pawn Game
24. Vaganian vs I Rausis  1-0421991GER-CupT 9091 ;TD 9101A07 King's Indian Attack
25. I Rausis vs Fedorowicz  ½-½451991St MartinB22 Sicilian, Alapin
 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 296  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-13-05  WTHarvey: Here are some crucial positions from Igors' games not shown here.
Mar-21-06  BIDMONFA: Igors Rausis


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  whiteshark: Born April 7, 1961

<Happy Birthday!!>

Playing for Latvia at the Olympiads in 1996, 1998 and 2002:

Picture and 1041 games for download:

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  GrahamClayton: Rausis is the only player to have played two games of over 195 moves. He drew in 200 moves against Meiers (1989 Latvian Championship) and also drew in 196 moves against Murey (Paris 1995).
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  whiteshark: In 2007 he transferred from Bangladesh to Czech Chess Federation.
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  whiteshark: <Happy Birthday!!>

No games in 2009?

Apr-07-10  wordfunph: currently with 2507 card..

happy 49th birthday Igor!

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  Sastre: His ICC handle is <rausis>.
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  Tabanus: Congrats for winning the 35th Open de San Sebastián 31/3 - 7/4 2012!

Nov-30-14  ljfyffe: Igoris Rausis placed sixth for Latvia in the ICCF
Worls Cup VII (1994-2001) Final.
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  diagonal: At age of 50+, Igors Rausis achieved for the first time in his life an Elo rating of 2600 points, in the FIDE December 2015 list.

New nominal personal peak rating at age of 55+: Elo 2632 in October and December 2017.

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