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Rolando Illa
Number of games in database: 29
Years covered: 1910 to 1926
Overall record: +10 -14 =5 (43.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Sep-06-1880, died May-03-1937, 56 years old) United States of America (federation/nationality Argentina)

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Born in New York into a Cuban family, he moved to Argentina and was naturalized in 1904.

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 29  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Lasker vs R Illa 1-0251910Buenos AiresC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
2. R Illa vs Lasker ½-½481910Buenos AiresC66 Ruy Lopez
3. Lasker vs R Illa 0-1471910Simul, 12bC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
4. Capablanca vs R Illa 1-0271911Exhibition gameD00 Queen's Pawn Game
5. R Illa vs Capablanca 0-1681911Exhibition gameC12 French, McCutcheon
6. Capablanca vs R Illa 1-0361911Exhibition gameC77 Ruy Lopez
7. Capablanca vs R Illa 1-0231911Simul, 40bD00 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Kostic vs R Illa  1-0491913MatchC44 King's Pawn Game
9. A A Barbosa de Oliveira vs R Illa  1-0251915ARG-ch San LuisC29 Vienna Gambit
10. R Illa vs A A Barbosa de Oliveira  1-05119211st South American Championship 1921/22C83 Ruy Lopez, Open
11. J Berasain vs R Illa  0-12219211st South American Championship 1921/22C56 Two Knights
12. R Illa vs L Palau  1-03319211st South American Championship 1921/22C10 French
13. R Grau vs R Illa  ½-½1719211st South American Championship 1921/22D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
14. R Illa vs J De Freitas  1-03519221st South American Championship 1921/22D00 Queen's Pawn Game
15. J Loedel vs R Illa 0-1819221st South American Championship 1921/22C20 King's Pawn Game
16. R Illa vs R Werneck de Castro  ½-½2519221st South American Championship 1921/22D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
17. S Rivas Costa vs R Illa  ½-½3119221st South American Championship 1921/22D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
18. R Illa vs J Lynch  1-06519221st South American Championship 1921/22D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
19. B H Villegas vs R Illa  1-07119221st South American Championship 1921/22E16 Queen's Indian
20. R Illa vs A Ellerman  ½-½3019221st South American Championship 1921/22D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
21. D Reca vs R Illa  0-14219221st South American Championship 1921/22D64 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
22. R Illa vs H Anaya Oger  1-04819221st South American Championship 1921/22C14 French, Classical
23. J Montalban vs R Illa  0-12819221st South American Championship 1921/22A84 Dutch
24. R Illa vs R Grau  0-1301924ARG-ch4 MayorD00 Queen's Pawn Game
25. R Illa vs Reti  0-1371924ARG-ch4 MayorC11 French
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