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Leslie S Tate
Number of games in database: 15
Years covered: 1966 to 1968
Overall record: +4 -8 =3 (36.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Mar-08-1949, 69 years old) United Kingdom

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L S Tate vs A Ludgate  0-1361966BCF-ch U21E28 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation
2. J Moles vs L S Tate 1-0181967EU-ch U18 sf 6768B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
3. L S Tate vs N J Patterson  0-1431967BCF-ch U21C82 Ruy Lopez, Open
4. L S Tate vs Adorjan  0-1241967EU-ch U18 sf 6768D81 Grunfeld, Russian Variation
5. M Haygarth vs L S Tate  ½-½231968BCF-chD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
6. L S Tate vs Roy Thomas  1-0301968BCF-chC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
7. B Cafferty vs L S Tate  1-0411968BCF-chE97 King's Indian
8. L S Tate vs A J Whiteley  1-0261968BCF-chB71 Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation
9. P Clarke vs L S Tate  1-0201968BCF-chC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
10. L S Tate vs J T Farrand  ½-½431968BCF-chB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
11. A H Williams vs L S Tate  ½-½181968BCF-chB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
12. L S Tate vs F N Stephenson  1-0341968BCF-chC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
13. C W Pritchett vs L S Tate  1-0361968BCF-chB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
14. L S Tate vs A H Perkins  0-1391968BCF-chC93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense
15. P W Hempson vs L S Tate  0-1311968BCF-chA95 Dutch, Stonewall
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  GrahamClayton: Tate played in the 1968 British Championship aged 19, but the lack of games in the database after this suggest that he gave either totally gave the game away, or only played in club chess. Does anyone know either way?
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  Nosnibor: It should go on record that in 1967 he won the British U21 Championship and also shared the Northern Open Junior title the year before. After 1968 he appeared only to play local club and county chess.
Mar-29-17  Leslie Tate: Thank you GrahamClayton and Nosibor for your comments. When I went to university I gave up chess in favour of writing. After a career in teaching I'm now an author. I still play chess in my head when I go to sleep! My website is:
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