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Ernesto Rotunno
Number of games in database: 29
Years covered: 1938 to 1954
Overall record: +6 -15 =8 (34.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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He was champion of Uruguay in 1938 and 1939.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 29  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Rotunno vs J Canepa  1-0311938MontevideoA46 Queen's Pawn Game
2. A S Rocha vs E Rotunno  1-0401938MontevideoE16 Queen's Indian
3. R Flores Alvarez vs E Rotunno 1-0311938MontevideoD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. A Salles Oliveira vs E Rotunno  1-0311938MontevideoE16 Queen's Indian
5. E Rotunno vs C H Maderna  0-1441938MontevideoD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. V Fenoglio vs E Rotunno  1-0521938MontevideoD02 Queen's Pawn Game
7. E Rotunno vs W Cruz  0-1271938MontevideoE60 King's Indian Defense
8. E Rotunno vs J C Balparda  1-0521938MontevideoD02 Queen's Pawn Game
9. E Rotunno vs A Olivera  ½-½241938MontevideoE16 Queen's Indian
10. Letelier vs E Rotunno  ½-½471938MontevideoB50 Sicilian
11. E Rotunno vs Guimard  0-1441938MontevideoD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. E Rotunno vs Alekhine 0-1371938MontevideoE10 Queen's Pawn Game
13. E Rotunno vs R Grau  0-1351938MontevideoD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. Trompowsky vs E Rotunno  0-1301938MontevideoA45 Queen's Pawn Game
15. R Bensadon vs E Rotunno  ½-½351938MontevideoE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
16. E Rotunno vs Petrov  ½-½571939Buenos Aires Olympiad qual-2D19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
17. H Cordova vs E Rotunno  1-0461939Buenos Aires Olympiad qual-2D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
18. Eliskases vs E Rotunno  1-0611939Buenos Aires Olympiad qual-2A06 Reti Opening
19. E Rotunno vs Alekhine 0-1551939Buenos Aires Olympiad qual-2D41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
20. E Rotunno vs G Vassaux  ½-½381939Buenos Aires Olympiad Final-BD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. H Cordova vs E Rotunno  0-1261939Buenos Aires Olympiad Final-BD94 Grunfeld
22. E Rotunno vs Neptali Ponce Miranda  1-0771939Buenos Aires Olympiad Final-BD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. E Rojahn vs E Rotunno  1-0291939Buenos Aires Olympiad Final-BB72 Sicilian, Dragon
24. E Rotunno vs A Tsvetkov  ½-½351939Buenos Aires Olympiad Final-BD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. J F O'Donovan vs E Rotunno  ½-½601939Buenos Aires Olympiad Final-BA03 Bird's Opening
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  Honza Cervenka: Ernesto Rotunno
Feb-12-04  WMD: Ernie to his friends.
Nov-30-08  patzer of patzers: Ernesto Rotunno--
Played for Uruguay in the 1939 Men's Chess Olympiad ( May have been Uruguayan Chess Champion in '38 and '39 ( and Apparently talked about in the book Chess Uruguay (1880-1980) by H├ęctor Silvia Nazzari.
Nov-30-08  patzer of patzers: Uruguay got 19th.
Dec-01-08  patzer of patzers: His Olympiad score was +3-4=5.

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