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Jan Votava
Number of games in database: 297
Years covered: 1989 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2522
Highest rating achieved in database: 2569

Overall record: +103 -68 =124 (55.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (25) 
    B22 B40 B89 B32 B42
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A46 D02 E10 E00 D04
 English (13) 
    A10 A13 A16 A12 A15
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B12 B13 B17 B10
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D30 D37 D31 D38 D35
 King's Indian Attack (5) 
    A07 A08
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (48) 
    B42 B22 B43 B40 B31
 Sicilian Kan (20) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Grunfeld (19) 
    D85 D78 D79 D80 D86
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C77 C67 C92 C63 C65
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D37 D30 D35 D38
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A41 A45 A46 D02
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Votava vs F Jenni, 2001 1-0
   Glek vs Votava, 2000 1/2-1/2
   Y Shulman vs Votava, 1999 1/2-1/2
   Oral vs Votava, 1995 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Reykjavik Open (2004)
   15th European Team Championship (2005)
   European Club Cup (2006)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)

   🏆 TCh-CZE Extraliga -18
   R Cvek vs Votava (Nov-19-17) 1/2-1/2
   Votava vs Velicka (Nov-18-17) 1/2-1/2
   Votava vs P Carlsson (Oct-29-17) 1-0
   S Bromberger vs Votava (Mar-05-17) 1/2-1/2
   Votava vs E Frank (Mar-04-17) 1-0

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(born Nov-29-1974, 44 years old) Czech Republic

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 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 297  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Votava vs G Giorgadze  0-1301989Warsaw opC30 King's Gambit Declined
2. Votava vs Y Rantanen  1-0271989WarszawaC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
3. Votava vs Oral  0-1281989CZE-ch U16C30 King's Gambit Declined
4. Topalov vs Votava  ½-½531990A.Kotov memorialA46 Queen's Pawn Game
5. R Chytilek vs Votava  0-1431990Ch Czechoslovakia (juniors)C28 Vienna Game
6. A Pektor vs Votava  0-1291990Ch Czechoslovakia (juniors)C25 Vienna
7. Votava vs E Liss  ½-½231990Wch U16C35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
8. Zsofia Polgar vs Votava  ½-½471990Wch U16C82 Ruy Lopez, Open
9. Bronstein vs Votava 0-1291991Rishon le ZionD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
10. Pavasovic vs Votava  0-1441991Stockerau op U18B24 Sicilian, Closed
11. D Belik vs Votava  ½-½441991Ch CzechoslovakiaC55 Two Knights Defense
12. Votava vs Beim  0-1511991Rishon Le ZiyyonB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
13. J Lechtynsky vs Votava  ½-½211992CSR-chD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
14. Votava vs Ftacnik  0-1221992CZE-chTB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
15. I Stohl vs Votava  1-0401992CZE-chA46 Queen's Pawn Game
16. Votava vs Plachetka  ½-½611992CSR-chB22 Sicilian, Alapin
17. Blatny vs Votava  0-1481992CSR-chT 92\10D02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. P Jaracz vs Votava  ½-½461992Ch World (juniors)C50 Giuoco Piano
19. Beim vs Votava  ½-½171992Rishon Le ZiyyonD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. I Stohl vs Votava  1-0691992CZE-chTD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. J Stocek vs Votava  0-1421993CZE-chC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
22. Blatny vs Votava  ½-½521993BL2-N 9293 ,BL2B22 Sicilian, Alapin
23. Votava vs A David  0-1391993Prague (Czech Republic)C55 Two Knights Defense
24. Votava vs A Stefanova  ½-½681993Mlada Boleslav (Czechoslovakia)B01 Scandinavian
25. Votava vs Smejkal  0-1291993CZE-chTC47 Four Knights
 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 297  PGN Download
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Dec-04-04  GufeldStudent: This guy seems pretty strong.
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  Tabanus: GM Jan Votava, Czech Republic, born 29 November 1974. Current rating 2561,

U16 Czech champion in 1990. IM in 1992. Czech vice champion in 1995. Rating peak 2545 in 1996. Played in the 1996 olympiad (2nd reserve). GM in 1999. Played in European Team Ch's 2001 (board 3) and 2005 (1st reserve). Placed 3rd in the Czech Ch 2007.

He has several tournaments wins, see Wikipedia. Long time player for Erfurter SK in German Bundesliga.

Biography: (in German) (in Polish)


Nov-29-11  BIDMONFA: Jan Votava


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