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Rodrigo Flores

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Rodrigo Flores Álvarez (23 August 1913, in Santiago, Chile – 17 January 2007, in Santiago) was a Chilean engineer and chess master. Chess Flores was Chilean Champion eleven times: 1931, 1935, 1938, 1941, 1944, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1956, 1961, and 1965. He tied for 7-8th with Jacobo Bolbochán at Mar del Plata 1936 (Isaías Pleci won). In 1937, he won, ahead of René Letelier, in São Paulo (South American Chess Championship, Torneio Sulamericano). He took 8th in the Montevideo 1938 chess tournament (Alexander Alekhine won). Rodrigo Flores played for Chile in three Chess Olympiads.
  • In 1939, at second board in the 8th Chess Olympiad in Buenos Aires (+4 –5 =9); His victory over Moshe Czerniak was praised by both José Raúl Capablanca and Alexander Alekhine, as well as his opponent.
  • In 1950, at second board in the 9th Chess Olympiad in Dubrovnik (+6 –3 =6);
  • In 1956, at first board in the 12th Chess Olympiad in Moscow (+2 –6 =9).
In 1949, he tied for 6-9th in Mar del Plata (Héct
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