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Jan Votava
  
Number of games in database: 301
Years covered: 1989 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2522
Highest rating achieved in database: 2569

Overall record: +103 -70 =126 (55.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (25) 
    B22 B40 B89 B47 B90
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    D02 A46 E10 A40 A41
 English (14) 
    A13 A10 A12 A16 A15
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B12 B17 B13 B10
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D37 D30 D35 D38 D31
 King's Indian (5) 
    E60 E62 E63 E84
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (50) 
    B42 B22 B43 B40 B23
 Sicilian Kan (20) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Grunfeld (19) 
    D85 D80 D79 D78 D86
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C77 C67 C92 C89 C84
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D37 D38 D30 D35
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A41 A46 A45 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)
   European Club Cup (2006)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)
   15th European Team Championship (2005)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 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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JAN VOTAVA
(born Nov-29-1974, 44 years old) Czech Republic

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Grandmaster

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 301  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Votava vs Oral  0-1281989CZE-ch U16C30 King's Gambit Declined
2. Votava vs G Giorgadze  0-1301989Warsaw opC30 King's Gambit Declined
3. Votava vs Y Rantanen  1-0271989WarszawaC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
4. A Pektor vs Votava  0-1291990Ch Czechoslovakia (juniors)C25 Vienna
5. Votava vs E Liss  ½-½231990Wch U16C35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
6. Topalov vs Votava  ½-½531990A.Kotov memorialA46 Queen's Pawn Game
7. R Chytilek vs Votava  0-1431990Ch Czechoslovakia (juniors)C28 Vienna Game
8. Zsofia Polgar vs Votava  ½-½471990Wch U16C82 Ruy Lopez, Open
9. Votava vs Beim  0-1511991Rishon Le ZiyyonB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
10. Bronstein vs Votava 0-1291991Rishon le ZionD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
11. Pavasovic vs Votava  0-1441991Stockerau op U18B24 Sicilian, Closed
12. D Belik vs Votava  ½-½441991Ch CzechoslovakiaC55 Two Knights Defense
13. Beim vs Votava  ½-½171992Rishon Le ZiyyonD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. I Stohl vs Votava  1-0691992CZE-chTD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. J Lechtynsky vs Votava  ½-½211992CSR-chD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
16. Votava vs Ftacnik  0-1221992CZE-chTB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
17. I Stohl vs Votava  1-0401992CZE-chA46 Queen's Pawn Game
18. Votava vs Plachetka  ½-½611992CSR-chB22 Sicilian, Alapin
19. Blatny vs Votava  0-1481992CSR-chT 92\10D02 Queen's Pawn Game
20. P Jaracz vs Votava  ½-½461992Wch U18C50 Giuoco Piano
21. Jansa vs Votava  1-0321993PragC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
22. Oral vs Votava  ½-½461993CZE-chB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
23. Votava vs Rolf Behnk  1-0261993BerlinB89 Sicilian
24. J Stocek vs Votava  0-1421993CZE-chC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
25. Blatny vs Votava  ½-½521993BL2-N 9293 ,BL2B22 Sicilian, Alapin
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 301  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-04-04  GufeldStudent: This guy seems pretty strong.
Oct-11-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: GM Jan Votava, Czech Republic, born 29 November 1974. Current rating 2561, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...

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:
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jan_Vo... (in German)
http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jan_Vo... (in Polish)

Pictures:
http://sachy.rcsport.info/images/fo...
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikiped... http://www.rochade.de/photos/200804...

Nov-29-11  BIDMONFA: Jan Votava

VOTAVA, Jan
http://www.bidmonfa.com/votava_jan....
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