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Jan Votava
Number of games in database: 325
Years covered: 1989 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2499 (2480 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2569

Overall record: +114 -76 =133 (55.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (32) 
    B22 B89 B40 B32 B47
 Queen's Pawn Game (20) 
    A46 D02 E10 A40 A45
 English (15) 
    A10 A13 A12 A15 A16
 Caro-Kann (9) 
    B12 B17 B10 B13
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D37 D30 D35 D31 D38
 Slav (5) 
    D11 D13 D15
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (51) 
    B42 B43 B22 B40 B23
 Grunfeld (20) 
    D85 D78 D80 D79 D86
 Sicilian Kan (20) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C77 C67 C92 C82 C89
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D37 D38 D30 D35
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A45 A46 A41 D02
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Votava vs F Jenni, 2001 1-0
   Glek vs Votava, 2000 1/2-1/2
   Shulman vs Votava, 1999 1/2-1/2
   Oral vs Votava, 1995 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Czech Championship (2007)
   Czechoslovak Championship (1992)
   23rd Czech Open A (2012)
   Reykjavik Open (2004)
   European Club Cup (2006)
   Czechoslovak Championship (1991)
   EUR-chT (Men) 13th (2001)
   European Team Championship (2005)
   Bundesliga 2007/08 (2007)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)

   🏆 European Hybrid Qual
   Votava vs E Romanov (May-25-21) 1/2-1/2
   E Romanov vs Votava (May-24-21) 1-0
   Votava vs P Michalik (Jun-13-20) 1/2-1/2
   Votava vs B Korpa (Jan-11-20) 1/2-1/2
   J Bernasek vs Votava (Dec-01-19) 1-0

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(born Nov-29-1974, 47 years old) Czech Republic

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 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 397  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Votava vs Oral  0-1281989CZE-ch U16C30 King's Gambit Declined
2. Votava vs G Giorgadze  0-1301989Warsaw opC30 King's Gambit Declined
3. Votava vs Rantanen  1-0271989Warsaw opC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
4. R Chytilek vs Votava  0-1431990CSR-ch U16C28 Vienna Game
5. A Pektor vs Votava  0-1291990CSR-ch U16C25 Vienna
6. Votava vs Jan Dudas  1-0331990CSR-ch U18A46 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Sofia Polgar vs Votava  ½-½471990Wch U16C82 Ruy Lopez, Open
8. Votava vs E Liss  ½-½231990Wch U16C35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
9. Topalov vs Votava  ½-½531990Wch U16A46 Queen's Pawn Game
10. Pavasovic vs Votava  0-1441991Stockerau op U18B24 Sicilian, Closed
11. A Istratescu vs Votava  ½-½411991Rishon LeZionB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. M Drtina vs Votava  1-0601991Czechoslovak ChampionshipE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
13. D Belik vs Votava  ½-½441991Czechoslovak ChampionshipC55 Two Knights Defense
14. Bronstein vs Votava 0-1291991Rishon LeZionD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
15. J Salaba vs Votava  1-0411991Czechoslovak ChampionshipB44 Sicilian
16. Votava vs Beim  0-1511991Rishon LeZionB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
17. O Bruk vs Votava  1-0521991Rishon LeZionD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
18. Votava vs B Kretek  ½-½381991Czechoslovak ChampionshipB32 Sicilian
19. I Novak vs Votava  0-1271991Czechoslovak ChampionshipC44 King's Pawn Game
20. Votava vs F Vykydal  1-0211991Czechoslovak ChampionshipB03 Alekhine's Defense
21. M Orsag vs Votava  1-0381991Czechoslovak ChampionshipA57 Benko Gambit
22. Votava vs Jirovsky  0-1421991Czechoslovak ChampionshipB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
23. Votava vs L Sarkozy  1-0401991Czechoslovak ChampionshipB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
24. Votava vs K Znamenacek  ½-½431991Czechoslovak ChampionshipB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
25. F Zamecnik vs Votava  0-1521991Czechoslovak ChampionshipA46 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 397  PGN Download
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Dec-04-04  GufeldStudent: This guy seems pretty strong.
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  Tabanus: GM Jan Votava, Czech Republic, born 29 November 1974. Current rating 2561,

U16 Czech champion in 1990. IM in 1992. Czech vice champion in 1995. Rating peak 2545 in 1996. Played in the 1996 olympiad (2nd reserve). GM in 1999. Played in European Team Ch's 2001 (board 3) and 2005 (1st reserve). Placed 3rd in the Czech Ch 2007.

He has several tournaments wins, see Wikipedia. Long time player for Erfurter SK in German Bundesliga.

Biography: (in German) (in Polish)


Nov-29-11  BIDMONFA: Jan Votava


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