Antonio Cavilhas Rocha
Number of games in database: 121
Years covered: 1960 to 1992
Last FIDE rating: 2300
Overall record: +31 -36 =54 (47.9%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
Most played openings
|B06|| ||Robatsch (5 games)||B43|| ||Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3 (5 games)||A07|| ||King's Indian Attack (4 games)||B90|| ||Sicilian, Najdorf (4 games)||B09|| ||Pirc, Austrian Attack (4 games)||C85|| ||Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD) (3 games)||C69|| ||Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation (3 games)||C97|| ||Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin (3 games)||A14|| ||English (2 games)||E46|| ||Nimzo-Indian (2 games)|
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| page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 121
|1. K Kaliwoda vs A C Rocha
|| ||1-0||59||1960||Leipzig Olympiad qual-2||C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin|
|2. A C Rocha vs Perrottey
|| ||1-0||30||1960||Leipzig Olympiad Final-C||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|3. Secundino Avecilla vs A C Rocha
|| ||1-0||21||1960||Leipzig Olympiad Final-C||C21 Center Game|
|4. A C Rocha vs H Rossetto
||1-0||21||1963||Sao Paulo||C79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred|
|5. A C Rocha vs H Camara
|| ||½-½||44||1963||BRA-ch||D25 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|6. Foguelman vs A C Rocha
|| ||½-½||53||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||E16 Queen's Indian|
|7. A C Rocha vs M de Athayde
|| ||½-½||91||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|8. A C Rocha vs Luiz Gentil
|| ||0-1||39||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|9. E Asfora vs A C Rocha
|| ||0-1||32||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack|
|10. A C Rocha vs H Camara
|| ||0-1||40||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||D08 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit|
|11. J Klein vs A C Rocha
|| ||0-1||44||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||B06 Robatsch|
|12. A C Rocha vs O Quinones Carrillo
|| ||1-0||53||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||C73 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense|
|13. S Schweber vs A C Rocha
|| ||1-0||29||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|14. R Camara vs A C Rocha
|| ||1-0||24||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||E77 King's Indian|
|15. H Rossetto vs A C Rocha
|| ||0-1||61||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||B06 Robatsch|
|16. C Espinoza Rivasplata vs A C Rocha
|| ||1-0||45||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||E82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation|
|17. A C Rocha vs R Garcia
|| ||0-1||40||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|18. I Mendivil vs A C Rocha
|| ||0-1||41||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6|
|19. A C Rocha vs J F Olivera
|| ||1-0||50||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack|
|20. A C Rocha vs O Gadia
|| ||1-0||49||1963||Fortaleza Zonal||A40 Queen's Pawn Game|
|21. D Byrne vs A C Rocha
|| ||1-0||37||1964||Tel Aviv Olympiad qual-4||A14 English|
|22. A C Rocha vs M Guerrero
|| ||1-0||21||1964||Tel Aviv Olympiad Final-D||E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights|
|23. W J Geus vs A C Rocha
|| ||1-0||36||1964||Tel Aviv Olympiad Final-D||B08 Pirc, Classical|
|24. A C Rocha vs D Friedgood
|| ||0-1||64||1964||Tel Aviv Olympiad Final-D||A05 Reti Opening|
|25. N Gaprindashvili vs A C Rocha
|| ||½-½||57||1964||Hastings 1964/65||B07 Pirc|
| page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 121
|Nov-12-04|| ||vonKrolock: SEARCHING FOR A ROCHA -From Rio Grande, city in brazilian Extreme South, he started almost as a prodigy, being invited to Hastings 64-65. National Champion 1964 and 1969. Olympiads Lugano 68, Siegen 70, Thessaloniki 84. currently MISSING: This authentic Chess artist became a homeless person who moves from place to place, and was not seen neither in São Paulo, where he frequented the Chess Club, nor in his native town - and this for almost a decade now - a page on the subject here http://www.cxsp.com.br/Rocha.htm |
|Jun-13-05|| ||vonKrolock: Someone from Rio Grande's city Chess circles stated that "Rocha have some personal interests here - he visited regularly the town to keep it in control, but then, one Year <note: in the nineties> he dont' came - and since then he was not be seen also here anymore <...>|
Well, happy Birthday, MI Rocha - zk
|Jan-23-12|| ||Nosnibor: It would seem that Senor Rocha passed away some time ago.There was a memorial tournament held in Brazil in his name. Can anyone confirm this?|
|Feb-08-13|| ||Dr.Vulcan: Nobody knows exactly what happened to Antônio Cavilhas Rocha. He is vanished from Rio Grande, state of Rio Grande do Sul - Brasil, since 1995. There is a memorial tournament in his intention supposing he is dead.|
|Sep-10-13|| ||Dr.Vulcan: We cannot forget that he is (or he was) native from Rio Grande, where he was born in 06/13/1944.|
|Jun-13-19|| ||BIDMONFA: Antonio Rocha|
|Jun-13-19|| ||vonKrolock: <BIDMONFA> The guy in the photo is not the brazilian IM A Rocha. What's Your source?!|
|Jun-13-19|| ||HeMateMe: I'd rather be a forest than a tree|
|Jun-20-19|| ||vonKrolock: This is <our> Antonio Rocha: a stocky short man, hairy - a full head of light brown - later whitish - hair; usually immersed in some chessical matter: from a newspaper clipping, or from a book - with or without a real chessboard...|
Olá a todos,
drawing on the unanswered question
<What's Your source?!>:
Antonio Augusto ̶C̶̶a̶̶v̶̶i̶̶l̶̶h̶̶a̶̶s̶ Rocha
✳ 1928 (Lisbon, Portugal)
Photo courtesy of Jesus Julio Remis Fernandez from Spain.
Recoger (página 24)
Tic, tic, tac
|Mar-16-20|| ||vonKrolock: Two different persons, here Antônio Cavilhas Rocha, born in 1944 in Brazil.
There António Augusto Rocha, born in 1928 in Portugal.|
|Mar-16-20|| ||vonKrolock: There games from Lugano 1968 are by Antônio Cavilhas Rocha from Brazil:|
Huebner vs A C Rocha, 1968
E P De La Prida vs A C Rocha, 1968
M J Freeman vs A C Rocha, 1968
I Asmundsson vs A C Rocha, 1968
|Jun-11-20|| ||BIDMONFA: Antonio Cavilhas Rocha|
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