Bykova, Elisaveta (1913-1989)
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|Alternative first name spellings: Elizaveta Ivanovna|
|Description: Elisaveta Bykova was the first chess player to win the Wolrd Chess Champion title twice. She also received the titles of Woman International Master, International Master and Woman Grandmaster. She was a great promoter of professional female chess, writing several books about it and promoting the game through a conference and the organization of tournaments.|
|Sex: Female.||Occupation: Chess player.|
|Place of Birth / Death: Bogolyubovo, Vladimir Oblast, Russian Empire / Moscow, Soviet Union.||Country Tags: Russia.|
|Centuries: XX.||Title: Grandmaster (1976).|
|World Champion: 1953–1956, 1958–1962.||School: –|
|Styles: –||Chess Olympiads: –|
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- Chessbase.com: Fifth Bykova Memorial – the glamour tournament of the year: https://en.chessbase.com/post/fifth-bykova-memorial-the-glamour-tournament-of-the-year – [17/04/2018].
- Elisaveta Bykova at Encyclopaedia Britannica: https://www.britannica.com/biography/Elizaveta-Ivanovna-Bykova – [17/04/2018].
- Elisaveta Bykova at OlimpBase.org: http://www.olimpbase.org/playersst/9lp3339h.html – [17/04/2018].
- Elisaveta Bykova chess games at 365Chess.com: https://www.365chess.com/players/Elisaveta_I_Bykova – [17/04/2018].
- Elisaveta Bykova in chess.com: https://www.chess.com/blog/Spektrowski/womens-world-championship-moscow-1950-by-elizabeth-bykova-winners-profiles – [17/04/2018].
- Elisaveta Bykova player profile and games at Chessgames.com: http://www.chessgames.com/player/elisaveta_bykova.html – [17/04/2018].
- Wikipedia the free encyclopedia: Elisaveta Bykova: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elisaveta_Bykova – [17/04/2018].
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