Number of games in database: 4
Years covered: 1972 to 1992
Last FIDE rating: 1645 (1663 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 1923
Overall record: +0 -4 =0 (0.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
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|Mar-06-05|| ||Benzol: Is this Merike Rotova? |
|Mar-07-05|| ||sneaky pete: <Benzol> It is. Widow of Boris Rytov. The first o in <Rotova> should have a ~ or - on top of it and is pronounced <ee> afaik.|
She wrote her name as <Rytowa> when I met het in a correspondence game in 1991 and as <Rotova> when I played her again in 2000.
|Mar-07-05|| ||Benzol: <sneaky pete> Thanks mate, I'll fill out a bio shortly.
BTW just curious, what happened to Boris Rytov? He wasn't that old was he? |
|Aug-19-07|| ||Legend: She is from Estonia.
In 1983 she published a book, called "Memories about Paul Keres". It consists of stories and memories about Keres, written by his close friends and many famous chess players, who admired him. Smyslov, Tal, Spassky, Euwe,...
|Aug-19-07|| ||Calli: Still available if ou can read: http://www.raamatukoi.ee/cgi-bin/ra...|
|Nov-17-14|| ||ljfyffe: Placed 2nd at World CC III ((1978-1984). 3rd at II CC (1972-1977). 5=at IV (1984-1992).|
|Nov-17-14|| ||ljfyffe: Rotova placed second at the Ladies World CC Championship III (1978-1984). Equal 5th at CC IV
|Jul-18-15|| ||ljfyffe: In the 1984-1992 IV she and Praznik each had 8 and a half points, of 13 possible, but the latter is officially placed 6th, having lost to Rotova, who is listed under Estonia;
but under the Soviet Union, in the previous Ladies World.|
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