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Nisha Mohota
Number of games in database: 188
Years covered: 2001 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2269 (2260 rapid, 2135 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2416

Overall record: +43 -58 =52 (45.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 35 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (18) 
    E92 E81 E94 E91 E66
 Nimzo Indian (14) 
    E46 E21 E32 E38 E40
 Slav (8) 
    D11 D15 D10 D17
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D35 D31 D38 D37 D30
 Modern Benoni (5) 
    A70 A58 A57
 Grunfeld (4) 
    D70 D85 D71 D94
With the Black pieces:
 Alekhine's Defense (16) 
    B03 B04 B02 B05
 Queen's Gambit Declined (13) 
    D37 D31 D38 D30
 Sicilian (10) 
    B23 B90 B87 B96 B91
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    D05 D02 A40 D04
 King's Indian (6) 
    E67 E90 E94
 Ruy Lopez (6) 
    C99 C77 C91 C90 C97
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Mohota vs S Swaminathan, 2011 1-0
   G Swathi vs N Mohota, 2001 0-1

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2001)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Asian Women Continental Chess Championship (2012)
   11th BCC Thailand Open (2011)
   8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
   Gibraltar Masters (2004)
   16th Asian Games (Women Teams) (2010)
   Gibtelecom Chess Festival (2006)
   5th Gibraltar Chess Festival (2007)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2016)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2018)

   🏆 Tradewise Gibraltar
   D Larino Nieto vs N Mohota (Jan-30-18) 1-0
   N Mohota vs N Studer (Jan-29-18) 1-0
   G Veltkamp vs N Mohota (Jan-28-18) 0-1
   N Mohota vs J F Cuenca Jimenez (Jan-27-18) 0-1
   S Docx vs N Mohota (Jan-26-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-13-1980, 37 years old) India

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Nisha Mohota became a WIM in 1995, a WGM in 2003 and an IM in 2011. She won the Indian U-14-girls Championship in 1993 and 1994, and the National Juniors in 1999 and 2000. She became Indian Women's Champion in 2005. In 2014, she qualified for the Indian Women's Championship by winning the National Challengers tournament.


Sagar Shah, Nisha Mohota wins Indian National Challengers, 26 September 2014,

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 188  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Vijayalakshmi vs N Mohota  1-0482001ch-IND WomenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
2. N Mohota vs G Swathi  1-0412001ch-IND WomenA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
3. A Ramaswamy vs N Mohota  1-0542001ch-IND WomenB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
4. N Mohota vs S Meera  0-1442001ch-IND WomenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
5. N Mohota vs Wang Yu  1-05620019th Asian WomenD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. N Mohota vs M Sergeyeva  ½-½6020019th Asian WomenA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
7. G Swathi vs N Mohota 0-12820019th Asian WomenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
8. A Khegai vs N Mohota  0-13320019th Asian WomenA80 Dutch
9. S Vijayalakshmi vs N Mohota  ½-½5120019th Asian WomenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. N Mohota vs Huang Qian  1-05420019th Asian WomenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
11. N Mohota vs Li Ruofan  0-14820019th Asian WomenA58 Benko Gambit
12. N Mohota vs A Ramaswamy  0-15320019th Asian WomenE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
13. T Nguyen vs N Mohota  0-13820019th Asian WomenA10 English
14. Yu Ting vs N Mohota  0-13620019th Asian WomenB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
15. N Mohota vs Zhao Xue 0-14220019th Asian WomenA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
16. N Mohota vs T Stepovaia-Dianchenko  ½-½482001FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. N Mohota vs T Stepovaia-Dianchenko  1-0552001FIDE WCh Women KOD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. N Mohota vs T Stepovaia-Dianchenko  0-1532001FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentA04 Reti Opening
19. N Mohota vs T Stepovaia-Dianchenko  ½-½402001FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. T Stepovaia-Dianchenko vs N Mohota  ½-½152001FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentB01 Scandinavian
21. T Stepovaia-Dianchenko vs N Mohota  1-0412001FIDE WCh Women KOB01 Scandinavian
22. N Mohota vs C Foisor  ½-½762001FIDE WCh Women KOA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
23. C Foisor vs N Mohota  1-0422001FIDE WCh Women KOA10 English
24. N Mohota vs N Davies  0-1622004Gibraltar MastersE49 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Botvinnik System
25. J Andrades vs N Mohota  0-1382004Gibraltar MastersB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 188  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-28-09  wanabe2000: Nisha Mohota became the eleventh player to win the Indian Women's Championship in 2005. She was undefeated in the 14 game round robin.
Apr-13-11  ragtag: Playing in Bangkok these days.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Congratz to Nisha Mohota for barely winning the 2014 Indian Women's National Challengers. I said "barely" because entering the final round, she was tied with Vijayalaksmi Subbaraman with 8.5/10, but trailed the tiebreak system. However, both of them won their last round game, and Mohota came up on top.

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