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Larisa Ilinichna Volpert
Number of games in database: 17
Years covered: 1954 to 1967
Overall record: +8 -5 =4 (58.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Mar-30-1926, died Oct-01-2017, 91 years old) Russia

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Larisa Ilinichna Volpert was born in Leningrad, USSR. Awarded the WIM title in 1954 and the WGM title in 1977, she was USSR Women's Champion in 1954, 1958 (she won the tiebreak vs Kira Zvorykina) and 1959.

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Last updated: 2017-10-02 03:19:09

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Volpert vs M Lauberte  1-0431954USSR Championship 1/2 final (women)B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
2. V N Tikhomirova vs L Volpert  1-06019542nd Soviet Team CupA07 King's Indian Attack
3. L Volpert vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  1-0401959Budapest-Leningrad mD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
4. E Ladanyike-Karakas vs L Volpert  0-1411959Budapest-Leningrad mB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
5. E Ladanyike-Karakas vs L Volpert  0-1411959Budapest-Leningrad mB41 Sicilian, Kan
6. L Volpert vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  1-0331959Candidates Tournament (Women)A56 Benoni Defense
7. L Volpert vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  ½-½321959Budapest-Leningrad mD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. L Volpert vs O Rubtsova 1-0361959Candidates Tournament (Women)A25 English
9. L Volpert vs E Bykova ½-½4519592nd Soviet Spartakiad final AD56 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. V Nedeljkovic vs L Volpert  1-0661961YUG-URSB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
11. L Karolyi vs L Volpert  ½-½401961Budapest ttD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
12. C Chaude de Silans vs L Volpert  1-0351961Vrnjacka Banja ct (Women)D85 Grunfeld
13. L Volpert vs L Lane 1-0401961Vrnjacka Banja ct (Women)E30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
14. E Polihroniade vs L Volpert 0-1271961Vrnjacka Banja ct (Women)B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
15. L Volpert vs S Rootare  ½-½491962URS-chTD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. Karpov vs L Volpert 1-0401966Yalta trainingA07 King's Indian Attack
17. N Gaprindashvili vs L Volpert  1-052196710th Soviet Team-ch final AA07 King's Indian Attack
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  whiteshark: Wiki-Bio:

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  Chessical: Volpert is a Professor of Philology at Tartu University specialising in French and Russian literature, and especially Pushkin and Lermontov and their relationship to French literature. This took precendence over her chess career.
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  Stonehenge: She died yesterday:

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  whiteshark: <Larissa Volpert's best pawn endgame> by Siegfried Hornecker
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