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Franz Stoppel
Number of games in database: 21
Years covered: 1961 to 1991
Last FIDE rating: 2197
Overall record: +6 -7 =8 (47.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Oct-03-1931, 88 years old) Austria

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 page 1 of 1; 21 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Stoppel vs N Minev  ½-½351961WarsawB32 Sicilian
2. F Stoppel vs Sliwa ½-½861961WarsawC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
3. F Stoppel vs C W Pritchett  1-0631966Havana ol (Men) fin-BC18 French, Winawer
4. J Kozma vs F Stoppel  ½-½171967EU-chT preliminaryE61 King's Indian
5. F Stoppel vs J Kozma  1-0411967EU-chT preliminaryB44 Sicilian
6. F Stoppel vs J Kristinsson  1-0781968Lugano ol (Men)E61 King's Indian
7. A Lombard vs F Stoppel  ½-½451969Athens ztB08 Pirc, Classical
8. F Stoppel vs G Forintos  ½-½691969Athens ztB36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
9. J Lewi vs F Stoppel  0-1371969Athens ztA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
10. F Stoppel vs F Olafsson  ½-½161969Athens ztA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
11. F Stoppel vs Csom  0-1681969Athens ztE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
12. F Stoppel vs R Nicevski  ½-½411969Athens ztE74 King's Indian, Averbakh, 6...c5
13. F Stoppel vs Matulovic  0-1691969Athens ZonalA10 English
14. Hort vs F Stoppel  0-1391969Athens ZonalC07 French, Tarrasch
15. F Stoppel vs Huebner  0-1311969Athens ZonalB55 Sicilian, Prins Variation, Venice Attack
16. Jansa vs F Stoppel  1-0381969Athens ZonalC12 French, McCutcheon
17. F Stoppel vs H Scheichel  1-0321974ViennaA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
18. F Stoppel vs H Ree  0-1411978EU-chT qualD02 Queen's Pawn Game
19. H Ree vs F Stoppel  1-0391978EU-chT qualD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. E Swoboda vs F Stoppel  ½-½341981AUT-chA16 English
21. V Tukmakov vs F Stoppel  1-0351991Schellenberg opE74 King's Indian, Averbakh, 6...c5
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  Phony Benoni: I doubt that the F. Stoppel who played at Pittsburgh 1946 is the same person as the European player Franz Stoppel, but can't find any definite information about either player.
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  Benzol: Jeremy Gaige gives Franz Stoppel as being born in Vienna, Austria on the 3rd of October 1930. However, there's a question mark with this.
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  Phony Benoni: Thanks. I suppose it's possible that Franz Stoppel came to the US during WWII and snuck in a tournament at Pittsburgh before moving back to Europe, but somehow it seems unlikely.
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  GrahamClayton: The 1946 US Open player is Fred H Stoppel of Cicero, Illinois (1924-2002). Stoppel was a long-time official of the Illinois Chess Association.
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  Phony Benoni: <GrahamClayton> Thanks! I've confirmed that in an USCF rating list, and will have a correction in the hopper soon.
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