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Joseph Sawyer
Number of games in database: 6
Years covered: 1903 to 1923
Overall record: +2 -3 =1 (41.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born 1874, died 1965, 91 years old) Canada

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Joseph Sawyer was the 1908 Canadian Champion.


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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Magnus Smith vs J Sawyer 1-0401903Montreal-Winnipeg telegraph mC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
2. J Sawyer vs R Short  0-1231903MontrealC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
3. J Sawyer vs E Kemeny  ½-½591904Western ChampionshipD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. D Terker vs J Sawyer  0-1531904Western ChampionshipC54 Giuoco Piano
5. J Sawyer vs Magnus Smith  1-0241906CAN-chC67 Ruy Lopez
6. Alekhine vs J Sawyer 1-0461923Blindfold simul, 21bD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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  Benzol: Anyone know if this is Joseph Sawyer former Canadian Champion?
Mar-07-05  soberknight: It certainly seems logical.
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  GrahamClayton: I would say so too:

Joseph Sawyer

Aug-28-14  ljfyffe: Joseph Sawyer-E. E.Kent 1902 Quebec correspondence: <1e4 e5 2Nf3 Nc6 3Bc4 Bc5 4c3 Nf6 5d4 exd4 60-0 Nxe4 7cxd4 Be7 8d5 Na5 9Bd3 Nf6 10Qd2 b6 11Re1 0-0 2b4 Nb7 13Bb2 Nxd5 14Bxh7+ Kxh7 15Qxd5 Bf6 16Qh5+ Kg8 17Nbd2 Nd6 18Be5 Ne8 19Ne4 d6 20Neg5
Bxg5 21Nxg5 Bf5 22Bb2 Qd7 23Re3 Bg6 24Qh4 f6 25Ne6 Bf7 26Qh7+ Kxh7 27Nxf8+ Kg8 28Nxd7 1-0 >
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