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Orlando Rocas
Number of games in database: 35
Years covered: 1933 to 1946
Overall record: +11 -11 =13 (50.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Feb-14-1911, died Aug-09-1975, 64 years old) Brazil

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Orlando Roças was three times Brazilian Champion: in 1933, 1934, and 1945.

Last updated: 2019-02-14 05:17:46

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 35  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Alberto Gama vs O Rocas  0-1561933BRA-chA00 Uncommon Opening
2. O Rocas vs Alberto Gama  ½-½361933BRA-chB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
3. Alberto Gama vs O Rocas  ½-½641933BRA-chA47 Queen's Indian
4. O Rocas vs Alberto Gama  1-0611933BRA-chB72 Sicilian, Dragon
5. J de Souza Mendes vs O Rocas  1-0341934BRA-chD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. J de Souza Mendes vs O Rocas  0-1261934BRA-chA50 Queen's Pawn Game
7. O Rocas vs J de Souza Mendes  0-1461934BRA-chE60 King's Indian Defense
8. O Rocas vs J de Souza Mendes  1-0331934BRA-chC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
9. O Rocas vs J de Souza Mendes  ½-½301934BRA-chB40 Sicilian
10. J de Souza Mendes vs O Rocas  1-0361934BRA-chE22 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann Variation
11. J de Souza Mendes vs O Rocas  ½-½651934BRA-chE16 Queen's Indian
12. O Rocas vs J de Souza Mendes  1-0341934BRA-chB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
13. J de Souza Mendes vs O Rocas  ½-½361934BRA-chE16 Queen's Indian
14. O Rocas vs J de Souza Mendes  ½-½381934BRA-chB02 Alekhine's Defense
15. Alekhine vs O Rocas 0-1241939Clock simul, 12bB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
16. Paulo Duarte vs O Rocas  0-1281945BRA-chB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
17. O Rocas vs F de Carvalho  1-0411945BRA-chC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
18. O Rocas vs Najdorf 0-1311946Mar del PlataA03 Bird's Opening
19. A Maccioni vs O Rocas  0-1351946Mar del PlataA44 Old Benoni Defense
20. O Rocas vs C Hounie Fleurquin  0-1471946Mar del PlataA07 King's Indian Attack
21. Letelier vs O Rocas  1-0411946Mar del PlataE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
22. O Rocas vs C H Maderna  1-0411946Mar del PlataA03 Bird's Opening
23. C J Corte vs O Rocas  1-0391946Mar del PlataB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
24. O Rocas vs J de Souza Mendes  ½-½501946Mar del PlataC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
25. M Luckis vs O Rocas  ½-½351946Mar del PlataA44 Old Benoni Defense
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Mar-11-16  luftforlife: Brazilian author and journalist Waldemar S. Costa lists Orlando Rouças Jr. as Brazilian Champion in 1933, 1934, and 1944:

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