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Harry Borochow
Number of games in database: 28
Years covered: 1918 to 1958
Overall record: +9 -15 =4 (39.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jun-15-1898, died Oct-20-1993, 95 years old) United States of America

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From 1930 to 1932, he won the California State Championship. In 1960, he was California State Membership chairman. Both the First Piatigorsky Cup (1963) and the Second Piatigorsky Cup (1966) tournaments were directed by him. The US Chess Federation awarded him the title of Master Emeritus.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Borochow vs Kupchik  0-1291918NYSCA MastersC46 Three Knights
2. Capablanca vs H Borochow 1-0251918Simul, 22bD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
3. Reshevsky vs H Borochow ½-½351921Simul, 20bA53 Old Indian
4. H Borochow vs E W Gruer  0-1211922California State ChampionshipC25 Vienna
5. H Borochow vs C L Bagby  1-0271930Californian State ChampionshipB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
6. H Borochow vs Factor  ½-½201931Western ChampionshipC29 Vienna Gambit
7. Reshevsky vs H Borochow  1-0411931TulsaA15 English
8. H Borochow vs N Whitaker  0-1451931Western ChampionshipD05 Queen's Pawn Game
9. H Borochow vs J Araiza Munoz  1-0231932PasadenaB15 Caro-Kann
10. Alekhine vs H Borochow 1-0491932PasadenaC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
11. H Borochow vs Reshevsky 1-0691932PasadenaC27 Vienna Game
12. Factor vs H Borochow  1-0511932PasadenaE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
13. F Reinfeld vs H Borochow  0-1411932PasadenaE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
14. H Borochow vs Kashdan  ½-½351932PasadenaB40 Sicilian
15. H Borochow vs Fine 1-0111932PasadenaB02 Alekhine's Defense
16. J Bernstein vs H Borochow  1-0531932PasadenaE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
17. Alekhine vs H Borochow 1-0241932Blindfold simul, 7bC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
18. H Borochow vs V Pafnutieff  1-02919542nd Pan-American Chess CongressC15 French, Winawer
19. H Borochow vs H Steiner  0-11719542nd Pan-American Chess CongressC61 Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense
20. H Borochow vs O M Rolo  1-01919542nd Pan-American Chess CongressB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
21. H Borochow vs N Goldberg  1-05119542nd Pan-American Chess CongressC15 French, Winawer
22. Reshevsky vs H Borochow  1-027195556th US OpenA04 Reti Opening
23. H Borochow vs Bruno Schmidt  ½-½45195556th US OpenC29 Vienna Gambit
24. H Borochow vs D Ruth  1-033195859th US OpenC29 Vienna Gambit
25. C Brasket vs H Borochow  1-041195859th US OpenA10 English
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  brankat: He did beat R.Fine and drew a game vs. Kashdan.

R.I.P. Mr.Borochow.

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  yiotta: He beat Reshevsky also, Pasadena 1932.
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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Harry Borochow.
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