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Monika Tsiganova
Number of games in database: 227
Years covered: 1986 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2029 (1914 rapid, 1925 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2282
Overall record: +75 -87 =65 (47.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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A46 Queen's Pawn Game (11 games)
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A07 King's Indian Attack (6 games)
E94 King's Indian, Orthodox (6 games)
B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation (6 games)
E61 King's Indian (6 games)
E12 Queen's Indian (5 games)
A45 Queen's Pawn Game (5 games)
D30 Queen's Gambit Declined (5 games)

   🏆 Russian Team Championship (Women)
   A Styazhkina vs M Tsiganova (May-09-19) 1-0
   M Tsiganova vs A Bivol (May-01-19) 0-1
   M Tsiganova vs Lile Koridze (Oct-04-18) 0-1
   M Tsiganova vs Adani Clarke (Oct-02-18) 1/2-1/2
   Anahi Ortiz Verdesoto vs M Tsiganova (Oct-01-18) 1-0

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(born Aug-08-1969, 52 years old) Estonia

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Woman International Master and FIDE Trainer. She was Estonian Women's Champion in 1994, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2007 and 2008.

Wikipedia article: Monika Tsõganova

Last updated: 2018-05-14 07:33:02

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 227  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Vuksanovic vs M Tsiganova  ½-½431986TallinnB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
2. A Hegeler vs M Tsiganova  1-0361986TallinnB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
3. M Tsiganova vs I Nei  ½-½151990Kuopio opB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
4. M Tsiganova vs Van der Wiel  0-1501992Katerini opE12 Queen's Indian
5. Wojtkiewicz vs M Tsiganova  1-0261992KomotiniE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
6. E-L Cosma vs M Tsiganova  ½-½331992Manila Olympiad (Women)B91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
7. N Ioseliani vs M Tsiganova  1-0551992Manila Olympiad (Women)B23 Sicilian, Closed
8. K Kachiani-Gersinska vs M Tsiganova  ½-½511992EU-chT (Women)E06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
9. M Tsiganova vs J Guilbert  ½-½601993Cappelle op 9thD09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3
10. M Tsiganova vs B Stillger  1-0251993Groningen opD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
11. Zsuzsa Polgar vs M Tsiganova  ½-½181994Moscow Olympiad (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
12. M Litinskaya-Shul vs M Tsiganova  0-1431994Moscow Olympiad (Women)E12 Queen's Indian
13. M Tsiganova vs M Litinskaya-Shul  ½-½451996Parnu-CE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
14. M Tsiganova vs M Nicoara  ½-½921998Elista Olympiad (Women)A54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
15. L Ptacnikova vs M Tsiganova  ½-½231998Elista Olympiad (Women)B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
16. M Tsiganova vs A Maric  1-0391998Elista Olympiad (Women)E14 Queen's Indian
17. M Tsiganova vs Chiburdanidze 0-1321998Elista Olympiad (Women)E14 Queen's Indian
18. M Tsiganova vs A Caoili  0-1612000Istanbul Olympiad (Women)D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. B Lelumees vs M Tsiganova  0-1282001EST-chTB58 Sicilian
20. M Tsiganova vs T Rauk  1-0292001EST-chTE14 Queen's Indian
21. M Tsiganova vs H Olde  ½-½112001EST-chTD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. A Kangur vs M Tsiganova  0-1382001EST-chTB12 Caro-Kann Defense
23. M Tsiganova vs M Keskel  ½-½362001EST-chTD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. H Luik vs M Tsiganova  ½-½232001EST-chTE12 Queen's Indian
25. Kanep vs M Tsiganova 1-0272001EST-chTD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-29-06  EmperorAtahualpa: This player's family name basically means "gypsy" (or "Roma" as gypsies are officially called).
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  whiteshark: Monika Tsiganova from Estonia.
Birthdate: 8-8-1969

So far 8 times Estonian Chess Champion in 1994,1995,1997,1999,2001,2004,2005,2007. (source:

Jun-01-08  jon01: And she became the champion for the ninth time in 2008.
Apr-22-11  BLarsen1967: Here's a pic

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