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Larisa Volpert
Number of games in database: 28
Years covered: 1954 to 1967
Overall record: +12 -8 =8 (57.1%)*
   * 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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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 28  PGN Download
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. Z Nakhimovskaya vs L Volpert  ½-½4619542nd Soviet Team CupA48 King's Indian
4. M Togonidze vs L Volpert  0-13519592nd Soviet Spartakiad Final-AA05 Reti Opening
5. L Volpert vs O Rubtsova 1-0361959Candidates Tournament (Women)A25 English
6. E Ladanyike-Karakas vs L Volpert  0-1411959Budapest-Leningrad mB41 Sicilian, Kan
7. E Ladanyike-Karakas vs L Volpert  0-1411959Budapest-Leningrad mB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
8. L Volpert vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  1-0401959Budapest-Leningrad mD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
9. L Volpert vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  ½-½321959Budapest-Leningrad mD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. L Volpert vs E Ladanyike-Karakas  1-0331959Candidates Tournament (Women)A56 Benoni Defense
11. L Volpert vs Z Nakhimovskaya  1-04119592nd Soviet Spartakiad Final-AA44 Old Benoni Defense
12. B I Vaisberg vs L Volpert  ½-½1719592nd Soviet Spartakiad Final-AB32 Sicilian
13. L Volpert vs E Bykova ½-½4519592nd Soviet Spartakiad Final-AD56 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. L Volpert vs K Zvorykina  1-0171960URS-chTB06 Robatsch
15. L Karolyi vs L Volpert  ½-½401961Budapest ttD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
16. L Volpert vs N Gaprindashvili  0-1331961Vrnjacka Banja ct (Women)D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
17. V Nedeljkovic vs L Volpert 1-0661961YUG-URSB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
18. L Volpert vs A Kushnir  0-1331961Match-Tournament (Team)A40 Queen's Pawn Game
19. C Chaude de Silans vs L Volpert  1-0351961Vrnjacka Banja ct (Women)D85 Grunfeld
20. E Polihroniade vs L Volpert 0-1271961Vrnjacka Banja ct (Women)B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
21. L Volpert vs L Lane 1-0401961Vrnjacka Banja ct (Women)E30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
22. L Volpert vs Spikiene  1-0401962URS-chTE30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
23. K Zvorykina vs L Volpert  ½-½151962URS-chTB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
24. L Volpert vs Z Nakhimovskaya  ½-½341962URS-chT finalA05 Reti Opening
25. L Volpert vs S Rootare  ½-½491962URS-chTD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
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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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