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Mark Rubery
Number of games in database: 18
Years covered: 1998 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2219
Highest rating achieved in database: 2290
Overall record: +9 -6 =3 (58.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Dec-25-1959, 58 years old) South Africa

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Mark Rubery writes a chess column for The Star newspaper in Johannesburg, South Africa and won the South African Chess Championship in 1998 (1). He is a FIDE Trainer.

References: (1) Wikipedia article: South African Chess Championship

Last updated: 2017-04-12 14:36:13

 page 1 of 1; 18 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Rubery vs A Kulashko  0-1261998Elista ol (Men)B82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
2. Marcel Roberts vs M Rubery  0-1322011Commonwealth and South African OpenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
3. M Rubery vs M Masungwini  1-0242011Commonwealth and South African OpenC23 Bishop's Opening
4. R N de Abreu vs M Rubery  0-1332011Commonwealth and South African OpenE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
5. M Rubery vs Themba Nene 0-1162011Commonwealth and South African OpenB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
6. M Rubery vs Y Sutil 1-0312011Commonwealth and South African OpenC55 Two Knights Defense
7. N Zwakala vs M Rubery  0-1452011Commonwealth and South African OpenB50 Sicilian
8. M Rubery vs A Mokomele  ½-½212011Commonwealth and South African OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
9. M Rubery vs M J Makhushini  ½-½382011Commonwealth and South African OpenC50 Giuoco Piano
10. L Peretz vs M Rubery  1-0192011Commonwealth and South African OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
11. D Bornheim vs M Rubery  ½-½312011Commonwealth and South African OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
12. M Rubery vs F P Strydom  1-0192011Commonwealth and South African OpenC11 French
13. M Rubery vs T M Georgescu  1-0642014Cappelle-la-GrandeB07 Pirc
14. Naumkin vs M Rubery  0-1432014Cappelle-la-GrandeE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
15. M Rubery vs O Jovanic  0-1462014Cappelle-la-GrandeB20 Sicilian
16. Y Santiago vs M Rubery  1-0492014Cappelle-la-GrandeB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
17. L Roche vs M Rubery  0-1292014Cappelle-la-GrandeB23 Sicilian, Closed
18. M Rubery vs T Abergel  0-1342014Cappelle-la-GrandeC24 Bishop's Opening
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Is Mark now writing for the South African <Daily News>?

(Seems he occasionally visits <CG>)

What's the connection between the two papers?

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