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Rozana Gjergji
Number of games in database: 135
Years covered: 1990 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 1942 (1928 rapid, 1939 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2026
Overall record: +53 -63 =19 (46.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Sep-17-1975, 47 years old) Albania

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Woman Candidate Master, International Arbiter and FIDE Trainer. She was Albanian Women's Champion in 1990, 1991, 2001, 2004, 2010, 2013 and 2020. A.k.a. Rozana Cimaj.

Last updated: 2020-11-16 11:10:29

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 135  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Gaprindashvili vs R Gjergji  1-0511990Novi Sad Olympiad (Women)D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. J Chaves vs R Gjergji  0-1471990Novi Sad Olympiad (Women)A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
3. N Regan vs R Gjergji  0-1301991Wch U20 GirlsC33 King's Gambit Accepted
4. B Munguntuul vs R Gjergji 1-0302000Istanbul ol (Women)C22 Center Game
5. M Socko vs R Gjergji  1-0392001European Team Championship (Women)D50 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. G Ui Laighleis vs R Gjergji  0-1612001European Team Championship (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
7. R Gjergji vs S Nikoladze  0-1372001European Team Championship (Women)B07 Pirc
8. R Gjergji vs C A Groves  ½-½272001European Team Championship (Women)B07 Pirc
9. R Gjergji vs E Ambrosi  1-0422001European Team Championship (Women)C02 French, Advance
10. R Gjergji vs J Ramseier  0-1422001European Team Championship (Women)B06 Robatsch
11. M Horvath vs R Gjergji  1-0602001European Team Championship (Women)D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. R Gjergji vs Serap Keskin  1-0772001European Team Championship (Women)B44 Sicilian
13. R Gjergji vs A Larusdottir  ½-½212001European Team Championship (Women)B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
14. R Gjergji vs A C Calotescu  0-1242002European Championship (Women)B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
15. J Zawadzka vs R Gjergji  ½-½692002European Championship (Women)C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
16. R Gjergji vs I Zakurdjaeva  0-1242002European Championship (Women)B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
17. O Gerasimovitch vs R Gjergji  1-0492002European Championship (Women)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. R Gjergji vs G Lomakina  ½-½682002European Championship (Women)B07 Pirc
19. Z Altunbas vs R Gjergji  0-1242002European Championship (Women)C22 Center Game
20. R Gjergji vs B Kharashkina  0-1502002European Championship (Women)B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
21. F Oney vs R Gjergji  0-1292002European Championship (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
22. R Gjergji vs E Zlatanova  0-1882002European Championship (Women)C96 Ruy Lopez, Closed
23. S Melikov vs R Gjergji  0-1382002European Championship (Women)E01 Catalan, Closed
24. R Gjergji vs M Caceres Araneda  ½-½242002Bled Olympiad (Women)B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
25. S Sanchez Castillo vs R Gjergji  0-1302004Calvia Olympiad (Women)C22 Center Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-31-14  zanzibar: If they are the same player then this is her current name: (Albanian) (with photograph)

And for a video of her playing in what looks like a rather chilly tournament hall:

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  Stonehenge: See
Jul-31-14  zanzibar: If Cimaj was the same player, as is most likely, online Albanian sources have her playing with that name from 2010:

And OlimpBase lists her with both names here:

>> But with dob 1972!! (FIDE dob = CG dob = 1975)

In 2012 FIDE has her playing under the name Gjergji.

Currently she is practicing lawyer (20.03.2014):

<Rudina of "Twice measures", chess and in life:


"Advocacy is one of the professions that I've dreamed all his life and I think I am at the right time and the right place to practice this profession," she says in this interview.


Q. Who is your main fan and supporter?

My husband, Nardi, with whom I am well known 14 years ago so at random.


Rozana George was born on 17 September 1975, in Tirana. He studied and graduated from the Faculty of Foreign Languages ​​and the Faculty of Law. Holds a Master in European and International Law. It engaged in some important sectors of the Albanian institutions and mentioned her involvement in diplomacy, where he served with the diplomatic rank "First Secretary" and feature Consul Albanian Embassy in Rome, Italy. Currently working as a lawyer. Since a young age, Rozana George, took the eye as a talented chess player. It was the first representative of Albanian women in the international arena.

Rozana George was declared the country's five-time champion. He participated in six Olympics, and the best results at the international level are: second place in ballkaniad├źn of Crete / Greece in 1989, 13th place in the world championship of chess in Mamaia, Romania in 1991, the top ten best in the open tournament in Velikotornova, Bulgaria, where he entered the final of the Bulgarian national championship in 1992. place 17th in the world in the second table in the Bled Olympiad in Slovenia in 2002. Rozana George is taken as an example in the Encyclopedia of Modern chess openings, book realized by an excellent team of theorists, led by Anatoly Karpov. It is the first chess player in the history of Albanian chess, which can a WGM (Mistress great chess), in Istanbul Olympiad 2012. In 1986, George Rozana shahistes film is dedicated to "measure twice" by director Bujar Kapexhiu. Rozana George is identified as "miracle baby" during the 80s and was discussed widely in the press for time.>

(Translation can be blamed on google translate)

Since they fail to mention a maiden name, I'm unclear on where the Cimaj name came from... ??

Jul-31-14  zanzibar: Also, <MillBase> uses the name <Rozana Gima> for her in Bled olm 2002 and <Rozana Cirna> for Calvia olm 2004.


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