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Maria Ivanka-Budinsky
Number of games in database: 12
Years covered: 1971 to 1987
Last FIDE rating: 2260
Overall record: +4 -4 =4 (50.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Feb-23-1950, 69 years old) Hungary

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Maria Ivanka (-Budinsky) was awarded the WIM title in 1968. She qualified for the 1973 Women's Interzonal but was unable to take her place because of pregnancy. She became a WGM in 1978.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Gaprindashvili vs M Ivanka-Budinsky  0-1291971Vrnjacka BanjaB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
2. M Ivanka-Budinsky vs O Rubtsova  0-1481971Ohrid Interzonal (Women)B22 Sicilian, Alapin
3. M Ivanka-Budinsky vs J Bellin  1-0321972Skopje ol (Women)A00 Uncommon Opening
4. M Ivanka-Budinsky vs N Gaprindashvili  ½-½481972Skopje ol (Women)B08 Pirc, Classical
5. M Ivanka-Budinsky vs M Lazarevic  1-0341974MedellinA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
6. M Ivanka-Budinsky vs M Litinskaya-Shul  0-1371976Tbilisi Interzonal (Women)A22 English
7. Chiburdanidze vs M Ivanka-Budinsky  ½-½451976Tbilisi Interzonal (Women)B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
8. T Fomina vs M Ivanka-Budinsky  1-0431976TbilisiC28 Vienna Game
9. M Ivanka-Budinsky vs N Gaprindashvili  0-1311982Chess Olympiad (Women)A04 Reti Opening
10. G Kluger vs M Ivanka-Budinsky  0-1481983Elekes mem-BE76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
11. M Ivanka-Budinsky vs Browne  ½-½181986Lasker-BayernA30 English, Symmetrical
12. T Canela Gimenez vs M Ivanka-Budinsky  ½-½451987IZT WomenA22 English
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-15-09  Karpova: Interesting review of her book "Silver Queen - The Glamour and Shadow of Success": (Janet Newton is the reviewer)
Mar-18-10  MMan: Interesting interview in an Alaskan newspaper with Ivanka in 1975:

Mar-19-11  BLarsen1967: Maria Ivanka placed 5th in the 1971 Ohrid Interzonal,scoring 11 out of 17 (Nana Alexandria came clear 1st with 13 points) - This is Maria's game against the runner-up Milunka Lazarevic

[Event "Ohrid Interzonal(W)"]
[Site "Ohrid"]
[Date "1971.??.??"]
[Round "12"]
[White "Ivanka Budinsky, Maria"]
[Black "Lazarevic, Milunka"]
[Result "1-0"]
[BlackElo "2320"]
[ECO "B00"]

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 Bg4 5. Be3 e5 6. Be2 a6 7. O-O Be7 8. d5 Nb8 9. Nd2 Bc8 10. a4 O-O 11. Nc4 Nbd7 12. a5 b5 13. axb6 cxb6 14. f3 Ne8 15. b4 Bg5 16. Qd2 Bxe3+ 17. Nxe3 a5 18. Ra2 Bb7 19. bxa5 bxa5 20. Rfa1 Ndf6 21. Ncd1 Nh5 22. Rxa5 Rxa5 23. Rxa5 Qg5 24. Qc3 Nf4 25. Bf1 Nf6 26. Kh1 N6h5 27. Qc7 Qh4 28. Qxb7 Ng3+ 29. Kg1 Nxf1 30. Kxf1 Qxh2 31. Nf2 h5 32. Ra8 Rxa8 33. Qxa8+ Kh7 34. Qf8 f6 35. Qxd6 h4 36. Qd7 Nh5 37. Neg4 Ng3+ 38. Ke1 Qg1+ 39. Kd2 Qxg2 40. Nxf6+ Kg6 41. Ng4 Kh7 42. Qf7 Qf1 43. Nf6+ Kh6 44. N2g4+ Kg5 45. Nh7# 1-0

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  wordfunph: "I also remember 1982 tournament game in Dallas, Texas, when my son was only two months old. I played a long, final-round draw with Boris Kogan. I remember having to breast-feed during and after the game."

- WGM Maria Ivanka

Source: Chess Life 1986 October

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