chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Elisaveta Bykova
E Bykova 
 
Number of games in database: 84
Years covered: 1949 to 1965

Overall record: +35 -21 =28 (58.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (11) 
    C63 C78 C97 C98 C90
 Sicilian (8) 
    B56 B31 B40 B22 B30
 King's Indian Attack (7) 
    A07
 French Defense (5) 
    C10 C11 C07 C15
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C90 C98 C97 C85
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (12) 
    B67 B27 B91 B62 B23
 French Defense (7) 
    C16 C11 C13 C07 C02
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E43 E34 E54 E24 E20
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (5) 
    B67 B62
Repertoire Explorer

NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E Bykova vs O Rubtsova, 1958 1-0
   K Zvorykina vs E Bykova, 1959 0-1
   E Bykova vs L Rudenko, 1953 1-0
   E Bykova vs E Tranmer, 1949 1-0
   G Gresser vs E Bykova, 1950 0-1
   K Zvorykina vs E Bykova, 1959 0-1
   E Bykova vs O Rubtsova, 1956 1/2-1/2
   E Bykova vs O Rubtsova, 1958 1-0

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   1956 World (women) chess championship by gauer
   1949-50 World (women) chess championship by gauer
   0 -- 000 temp 49/50 WWCC by crawfb5
   1958 World (women) chess championship by gauer
   1959-60 World (women) chess championship by gauer


Search Sacrifice Explorer for Elisaveta Bykova
Search Google for Elisaveta Bykova


ELISAVETA BYKOVA
(born Nov-04-1913, died Mar-08-1989, 75 years old) Russia
PRONUNCIATION:
[what is this?]
Elisaveta Ivanovna Bykova was born on the 4th of November 1913 in the village of Bogolyubovo near Vladimir, Russia. She was awarded the WIM title in 1950 and the WGM title in 1976. She was Women's World Champion from 1953 to 1956 and again from 1958 to 1962 but lost the title to Nona Gaprindashvili (+0, =4, -7). She won the USSR Women's Championship in 1947, 1948 and 1950 and was also an author and columnist about chess in the USSR. She was the first woman to be ranked as a Soviet master.

Wikipedia article: Elisabeth Bykova


 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 84  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Hruskova-Belska vs E Bykova  ½-½551949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC50 Giuoco Piano
2. L Rudenko vs E Bykova 1-0481949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSE01 Catalan, Closed
3. E Bykova vs E Tranmer  1-0481949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSA07 King's Indian Attack
4. E Bykova vs C Benini 0-1791949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC10 French
5. R Hermanowa vs E Bykova  0-1281950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. E Bykova vs O Rubtsova 0-1411950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSA07 King's Indian Attack
7. V Borisenko-Belova vs E Bykova  ½-½241950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
8. E Bykova vs M T Mora Iturralde  ½-½841950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSA07 King's Indian Attack
9. G Gresser vs E Bykova 0-1531950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC55 Two Knights Defense
10. E Bykova vs I Larsen  ½-½751950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC10 French
11. E Bykova vs E Keller-Hermann  1-0531950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
12. J Langos vs E Bykova 0-1661950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
13. E Bykova vs M Karff  1-0631950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSA07 King's Indian Attack
14. E Bykova vs C Chaude de Silans 1-0501950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSA07 King's Indian Attack
15. F Heemskerk vs E Bykova  0-1581950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
16. E Bykova vs L Rudenko 1-0601953WCH matchB56 Sicilian
17. E Tranmer vs E Bykova 0-1371954ENG-URSB32 Sicilian
18. E Bykova vs E Tranmer  1-0611954ENG-URSC07 French, Tarrasch
19. E Bykova vs M Lauberte  0-1561955USSR Team ChampionshipD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
20. E Bykova vs L Rudenko  1-0431956wcc (women)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
21. E Bykova vs L Rudenko  1-0371956wcc (women)C98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
22. E Bykova vs O Rubtsova  ½-½531956wcc (women)A07 King's Indian Attack
23. L Rudenko vs E Bykova  ½-½561956wcc (women)A16 English
24. O Rubtsova vs E Bykova  ½-½641956wcc (women)C16 French, Winawer
25. L Rudenko vs E Bykova  ½-½611956wcc (women)A84 Dutch
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 84  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Bykova wins | Bykova loses  
 

Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-23-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: Elizavyeta Ivanovna Bykova
Born 4th November 1911 in Bogoliubovo
Awarded the WIM title in 1950 and WGM title in 1976.
USSR Women's Champion in 1947, 1948 and 1950.
A challenger for the Women's World Title in 1949-50 she held the Women's World Championship 1953-56 and 1958-62.
Nov-03-06  BIDMONFA: Elisaveta Bykova

BIKOVA, Elizabeta I.
http://www.bidmonfa.com/bikova_elis...
_

Nov-03-06  Karpova: <Benzol> Does <Bogoljubovo> have anything to do with Bogo?
Nov-04-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: <Karpova <Benzol> Does <Bogoljubovo> have anything to do with Bogo?>

<Karpov> Sorry that I'd missed your question earlier. As far as I know, no.

Nov-04-07  Karpova: Thanks, <Benzol>!
Nov-04-09  Birthday Boy: Happy Birthday!!! Elisaveta Bykova!!!
Nov-04-11  Old King Cole: I had seen this photo of her simultaneous display, so thanks for bringing it back. Happy birthday, Elizabeth Bykova.
Nov-04-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <Player of the Day>

Picture and an artistic realization on a Yugoslavian stamp : http://alain.delobel.pagesperso-ora...

Nov-04-11  Old King Cole: The near guy at right is agape at what Bykova just did to him, while she inflicts harm on the next dude, part of a circular pattern of obliteration by Elizabeth.
Mar-08-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheFocus: Rest in peace, Elisaveta Bykova, Womens' World Champion.
Nov-04-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Elisaveta Bykova.
Nov-04-16  Petrosianic: And many more!

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.


NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific player only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!
Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | Profile | Preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | New Kibitzing | Chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | Privacy Notice | Contact Us

Copyright 2001-2020, Chessgames Services LLC