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Jaime Emma
Number of games in database: 71
Years covered: 1958 to 1990
Last FIDE rating: 2395
Highest rating achieved in database: 2435
Overall record: +18 -24 =29 (45.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jan-17-1938, died Jan-09-2005, 66 years old) Argentina

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Jaime J Emma was awarded the IM title in 1978. He was Argentine Champion in the same year.

Wikipedia article: Jaime Emma

Last updated: 2019-01-11 04:07:32

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 71  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Guimard vs J Emma  0-1591958Buenos Aires VA40 Queen's Pawn Game
2. Lombardy vs J Emma  ½-½401958Mar del PlataD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
3. J Emma vs E Eliskases  ½-½411958Mar del PlataE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
4. Larsen vs J Emma  ½-½521958Mar del PlataD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
5. Foguelman vs J Emma  0-1401958Mar del PlataC11 French
6. E Eliskases vs J Emma  1-0371958ARG-chC47 Four Knights
7. J Emma vs N A Perkins  1-075195813th olm qual. group 3A07 King's Indian Attack
8. M Succar vs J Emma  0-125195813th olm qual. group 3C18 French, Winawer
9. J Emma vs M Farre 0-138195813th olm final AA48 King's Indian
10. J Sefc vs J Emma  ½-½15195813th olm final AD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. C Incutto vs J Emma  ½-½321959Buenos Aires-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
12. H Rossetto vs J Emma  ½-½301959QuilmesB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
13. J Emma vs L Chemes  0-1541959ARG-chC21 Center Game
14. Pelikan vs J Emma  ½-½581959Buenos Aires-chB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
15. Fischer vs J Emma ½-½461959Mar del PlataB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
16. J Emma vs H Rossetto  0-1281959Mar del PlataC56 Two Knights
17. B Wexler vs J Emma  ½-½391959Mar del PlataA07 King's Indian Attack
18. J Emma vs Jacobo Bolbochan 1-0301959Mar del PlataA16 English
19. Ivkov vs J Emma 1-0611959Mar del PlataD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
20. J Emma vs L A Sanchez  ½-½411959Mar del PlataA07 King's Indian Attack
21. Pachman vs J Emma 0-1221959Mar del PlataA25 English
22. J Emma vs J de Souza Mendes 0-1421959Mar del PlataE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
23. Letelier vs J Emma  1-0711959Mar del PlataA25 English
24. J Emma vs R A Redolfi  ½-½161959Mar del PlataA34 English, Symmetrical
25. Shocron vs J Emma 0-1371959Mar del PlataB64 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
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  Benzol: Jaime J Emma
Born 17th January 1938
Awarded the IM title in 1978 he also won the Argentine championship the same year.
Jan-09-05  molinov: Jaime Emma died yesterday.
Jan-09-05  pawn52: That makes two deaths in the chess world in the last week.
Jan-17-06  BIDMONFA: Jaime Emma

EMMA, Jaime

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  cu8sfan: Why does her bio say she died on JAN-08-2005?
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  Sneaky: Jaime was a "he", but anyhow, it says that because it's true. What's the problem?
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  Fusilli: I was his student for a year or two in the 80s. He was a lawyer and political journalist/columnist, and got himself involved in politics although he never held public office (he ran for Congressman once, but it was largely symbolic as he had no chance.) He was even arrested for a brief period by the government of the province of San Luis (same San Luis as the 2005 FIDE World Championship) as a retaliation for openly criticizing their corrupt governor. He was released quickly afterward as a consequence of the bad press that the move generated (arresting a political columnist... what a dumb move!) He smoke A LOT. I don't know what he died of, but wouldn't be surprised if it was lung cancer.
Aug-30-08  myschkin: . . .

<Fusilli> there is a site about your teacher in Spanish

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  Fusilli: <myschkin> Thanks! I just saw your post, and read the article. Of the games listed in the article, only Quinteros vs J Emma, 1979 is in this database.
May-01-09  Augalv:
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  wordfunph: he played for Argentina in 3 Olympiads (1958/1972/1978) and logged +8=9-11.

rest in peace, IM Emma..

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