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Salme Rootare
  
Number of games in database: 13
Years covered: 1959 to 1968
Overall record: +5 -3 =5 (57.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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SALME ROOTARE
(born Mar-26-1913, died Oct-21-1987, 74 years old) Estonia

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Fifteen times Estonian champion (w). She was married to Vidrik Rootare.

Wikipedia article: Salme Rootare


 page 1 of 1; 13 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Rootare vs K Zvorykina  0-1371959URS-chTA48 King's Indian
2. S Rootare vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  1-0401959Candidates Tournament (Women)C75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
3. S Rootare vs O Rubtsova  1-0201959Candidates Tournament (Women)D05 Queen's Pawn Game
4. V Kausilaite vs S Rootare  0-1601959URS-chTC70 Ruy Lopez
5. S Rootare vs Z Nakhimovskaya  ½-½171962URS-chTD04 Queen's Pawn Game
6. S Rootare vs K Zvorykina  ½-½201962URS-chTC78 Ruy Lopez
7. A Kushnir vs S Rootare  ½-½401962URS-chTD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
8. Spikiene vs S Rootare  0-1441962URS-chTB01 Scandinavian
9. S Rootare vs E Malinova  ½-½581962URS-chTB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
10. B Mosionzhik vs S Rootare  1-0641962URS-chTC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
11. L Volpert vs S Rootare  ½-½491962URS-chTD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. S Rootare vs N Gaprindashvili  0-1511966URS-chTB10 Caro-Kann
13. N Gaprindashvili vs S Rootare  0-1311968Ch URS (team)C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-24-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Salme Rootare (* March 22, 1913 1987)

She was 15 <fifteen> times female Estonian Chess Champion.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salme_...

Apr-24-11  BLarsen1967: The Great Salme Rootare played against Paul Keres at least 3 times. She never beat him. - Here's a game from the Estonian Champ. 1942. Interesting how the b queen gets trapped,I also find it a bit surprising that Keres didnt play 2.e5

[Event "EST-ch"]
[Site "Tallinn"]
[Date "1942.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Keres, Paul"]
[Black "Rootare, Salme"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C29"]

1. e4 Nf6 2. Nc3 e5 3. f4 d5 4. fxe5 Nxe4 5. Nf3 Bb4 6. Qe2 Nc6 7. Nxe4 dxe4 8. Qxe4 O-O 9. c3 Ba5 10. Bc4 Qe7 11. d4 Bb6 12. Bg5 Qd7 13. Bd3 g6 14. Bf6 Qg4 15. Qe3 Qh5 16. h3 Re8 17. O-O-O Ne7 18. g4 Nd5 19. Qd2 Bxg4 20. hxg4 Qxg4 21. Qh6 Qf4+ 22. Qxf4 Nxf4 23. Rxh7 Kxh7 24. Rh1+ Nh5 25. Rxh5+ 1-0

Apr-24-11  Stonehenge: Played by her husband:

Keres vs V Rootare, 1942

Don't trust 365chess.com or wherever you've got that game from.

Mar-26-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Salme Rootare.
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