Yakov Geraisimovich Rokhlin
Number of games in database: 41
Years covered: 1925 to 1965
Overall record: +8 -21 =12 (34.1%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
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|YAKOV GERAISIMOVICH ROKHLIN
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|Date of birth and date deceased of Yakov Gerasimovich Rokhlin are not clear. Some sources give the 27th of January 1903 as his DOB, others give 1905. It's also not clear if this is the Julian or the Gregorian calendar. He probably died in 1995 but 1997 is also mentioned. He was an IMC, and International Arbiter since 1956.|
| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 41
|1. Rokhlin vs Levenfish
|| ||0-1||32||1925||Ch Leningrad||A12 English with b3|
|2. Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs Rokhlin
|| ||1-0||41||1925||Leningrad Ch||B32 Sicilian|
|3. Rokhlin vs Botvinnik
||0-1||52||1926||Russia||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|4. Carlos Torre vs Rokhlin
|| ||½-½||37||1926||Leningrad, URS||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|5. Rokhlin vs Carlos Torre
|| ||½-½||35||1926||Leningrad, URS||D02 Queen's Pawn Game|
|6. Rokhlin vs J Golubev
|| ||1-0||30||1926||Leningrad Ch||B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange|
|7. Botvinnik vs Rokhlin
||1-0||28||1927||Leningrad||A70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3|
|8. P Romanovsky vs Rokhlin
|| ||1-0||29||1927||USSR Championship||B25 Sicilian, Closed|
|9. Rokhlin vs Ilyin-Zhenevsky
|| ||0-1||34||1927||USSR Championship||B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange|
|10. N Pavlov-Pianov vs Rokhlin
|| ||1-0||31||1927||USSR Championship||D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|11. Rokhlin vs S Von Freymann
|| ||1-0||53||1927||USSR Championship||D18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch|
|12. Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs Rokhlin
|| ||1-0||41||1928||Leningrad Ch||B23 Sicilian, Closed|
|13. Rokhlin vs Alatortsev
||1-0||39||1929||Leningrad||A44 Old Benoni Defense|
|14. Alatortsev vs Rokhlin
|| ||0-1||36||1929||Leningrad||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|15. Rauzer vs Rokhlin
||1-0||35||1929||USSR Championship||D51 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|16. Rokhlin vs Botvinnik
||0-1||43||1930||Russia||C49 Four Knights|
|17. Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs Rokhlin
|| ||1-0||24||1930||Leningrad-ch||C43 Petrov, Modern Attack|
|18. S B Gotthilf vs Rokhlin
|| ||½-½||37||1931||Ch Leningrad||D02 Queen's Pawn Game|
|19. M Yudovich Sr. vs Rokhlin
|| ||1-0||33||1931||Ch URS (1/2 final)||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|20. Rokhlin vs Levenfish
|| ||½-½||38||1931||Ch Leningrad||B40 Sicilian|
|21. A Y Model vs Rokhlin
|| ||0-1||43||1931||Ch Leningrad||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|22. A Kubbel vs Rokhlin
|| ||0-1||35||1931||Ch Leningrad||B24 Sicilian, Closed|
|23. Ilyin-Zhenevsky vs Rokhlin
|| ||1-0||24||1931||Ch Leningrad||C43 Petrov, Modern Attack|
|24. Rokhlin vs Botvinnik
|| ||0-1||39||1933||Leningrad masters||A47 Queen's Indian|
|25. L Savitsky vs Rokhlin
|| ||1-0||34||1934||Leningrad||A50 Queen's Pawn Game|
| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 41
|Jan-13-05|| ||kostich in time: Therre seems to have been an extremely long hiatus in Rokhlins career..where was he..the Gulag? |
|Jul-10-06|| ||Karpova: http://www.cannes-echecs.org/filead...|
Russian master Yakov Rokhlin was born on 27th January 1905. He played in two Soviet championships (1927 and 1929), but was more known as a prolific chess author and energetic chess organiser and coach. Rokhlin became an International Arbiter in 1956. He was also an International Master at correspondence chess (1967).
|Dec-18-11|| ||Resignation Trap: Gaige gives his patronymic name as <Gerasimovich>.|
|Dec-18-11|| ||King Death: So his father had the first name Gerasimov?|
|Oct-30-12|| ||stanleys: Rokhlin with Botvinnik and Smyslov during the Moscow's Interzonal/1982|
|Oct-30-12|| ||stanleys: Polugaevsky, Iosif Vatnikov, Smyslov, Najdorf, Botvinnik and Rokhlin|
|Dec-13-12|| ||GrahamClayton: Here is Rokhlin turning the tables in a spectacular way against Vladislav Silich in 1929:|
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1.♖f8+ ♔h7 2.♗e4+
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2...♕f5! and White resigned, due to either 3. ♖xf5 ♖xh4# or 3. ♗xc6 ♕xh3#.
|Dec-14-12|| ||Phony Benoni: <GrahamClayton> I remember this from the introduction to USSR Championship (1929). White could have won with the equally spectacular <2.Qe4+!>.|
Oh, why can't we have the full game score?
|Dec-16-12|| ||GrahamClayton: <Phony Benoni>Oh, why can't we have the full game score?|
The position was highlighted in a tactics book that I have, which didn't have the full score.
|Dec-16-12|| ||Phony Benoni: <Graham Clayton> I found it in a online series of reports on the USSR Championships, but no score either.|
|Jun-23-18|| ||goser: http://ruchess.ru/persons_of_day/ya... This is his bio from the official site of Russian Chess Federation.|
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