Aivars gypsum-read

Aivars gypsum-read (* 8. February 1937 in Riga, † 13. April 2000 in Köpenick (Berlin)) was lettischer chess - a large master.

Gypsum-read won eight times the lettische championship, i.e. 1955, 1956, 1957, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1964 and 1966. Six times he took part in the USSR championship, he occupied 1966 the third place.

1963 it won a tournament in bath love stone together with Polugajewski, 1964 was it tournament winner in Pecs. 1967 it became second with the Aljechin Memorial in Moscow behind Leonid stone. In the same year he became international large master.

Further tournament victories achieved he 1975 in Vrnjacka Banja, 1979 in Calcutta and 1987 in Jūrmala.

Gypsum-read trained valley, Nona Gaprindaschwili (1966-1979) and the lady crew of the USSR with the chess Olympiads 1972, 1974, 1978, 1980 and 1982.

Gypsum-reads for the chess association TSG upper beautiful pasture played last in the upper league. To 30. January 2000 it suffered a cardiac infarct during a game of chess. At the consequences it died to 13. April 2000 in the hospital Köpenick.


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