Number of games in database: 52
Years covered: 1963 to 1992
Last FIDE rating: 2231
Highest rating achieved in database: 2302
Overall record: +9 -28 =15 (31.7%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
Most played openings
|B93|| ||Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4 (4 games)||B40|| ||Sicilian (3 games)||B53|| ||Sicilian (3 games)||B14|| ||Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack (2 games)||B84|| ||Sicilian, Scheveningen (2 games)||A13|| ||English (2 games)||B96|| ||Sicilian, Najdorf (2 games)||A29|| ||English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto (2 games)||C05|| ||French, Tarrasch (2 games)||B42|| ||Sicilian, Kan (2 games)|
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| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 52
|1. M Moe vs L A Tan
|| ||½-½||50||1963||7th World Junior Ch||B96 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|2. L A Tan vs Alvarez
||1-0||40||1963||7th World Junior Ch||E73 King's Indian|
|3. Gheorghiu vs L A Tan
||½-½||27||1963||7th World Junior Ch||B96 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|4. L A Tan vs Huebner
|| ||½-½||20||1965||Wch U20 q-5||A89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6|
|5. L A Tan vs Keene
||0-1||40||1965||Tournament||A65 Benoni, 6.e4|
|6. L A Tan vs M Bobotsov
|| ||0-1||41||1968||Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 7||B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern|
|7. L A Tan vs W Hook
|| ||1-0||40||1968||Chess Olympiad Final-D||C04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line|
|8. L A Tan vs Hort
||1-0||33||1970||Siegen (ol) 10/476||B86 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack|
|9. L A Tan vs S Johannessen
|| ||0-1||38||1970||Siegen||B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4|
|10. L A Tan vs A Bachtiar
|| ||1-0||41||1972||Hong Kong||B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4|
|11. Y Miyasaki vs L A Tan
|| ||0-1||29||1972||Hong Kong||B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4|
|12. L A Tan vs Shorbagay
|| ||1-0||26||1972||Chess Olympiad Final-D||B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4|
|13. L A Tan vs Smyslov
||0-1||37||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||B07 Pirc|
|14. Geller vs L A Tan
||1-0||52||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||B01 Scandinavian|
|15. L A Tan vs Gheorghiu
|| ||½-½||81||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||B44 Sicilian|
|16. Mecking vs L A Tan
||1-0||33||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||A29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto|
|17. L A Tan vs Hug
|| ||½-½||37||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|18. S Kagan vs L A Tan
|| ||1-0||41||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||B58 Sicilian|
|19. L A Tan vs Ljubojevic
|| ||½-½||35||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||B53 Sicilian|
|20. Ivkov vs L A Tan
|| ||1-0||56||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||D47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|21. L A Tan vs Panno
|| ||½-½||41||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||B40 Sicilian|
|22. Hort vs L A Tan
|| ||½-½||71||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||D55 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|23. L A Tan vs P Biyiasas
|| ||½-½||57||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||C55 Two Knights Defense|
|24. L A Tan vs Portisch
|| ||0-1||55||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||B53 Sicilian|
|25. Reshevsky vs L A Tan
|| ||1-0||43||1973||Petropolis Interzonal||E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line|
| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 52
|Jun-03-05|| ||ThunderStorm: Who is this guy???|
|Oct-02-06|| ||Rocafella: Any relation to Ricky?|
|Oct-02-06|| ||technical draw: Any relation to Tin?|
|Aug-09-07|| ||Mibelz: Lian Ann Tan (Singapore) won at Hongkong 1972 (zonal), tied for 16-18th at Petropolis 1973 (interzonal), took 2nd at Melbourne 1975 (zt), and tied for 18-20th at Manila 1976 (izt).|
|Oct-25-08|| ||GrahamClayton: Tan qualifed for the 1973 Petropolis Interzonal tournament by a drawing of lots, after he, WS Kan and Max Fuller finished =1st in a play-off tournament after the 1972 Zone 10 championship tournament.|
Source: Anthony Wright "Australian International Chess: 1946 - 1972", Melbourne, 2001
|Aug-11-09|| ||Dredge Rivers: I prefer his sister, Amy!|
|Sep-08-09|| ||whiteshark: Bio: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lian_A...
List of Singaporean chess Championship: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Singap...
|Jan-08-10|| ||Cibator: He tied for 4th-5th (with England's P N Lee)at the world junior (u20) championship, 1963.|
|Feb-16-10|| ||asianwarrior: <GrahamClayton> Eugene Torre won the 1972 Zone 10 Championship and Tan,WS Kan and Max Fuller finished equal second. Since there are only two slots from Zone 10 to play in the interzonal,the trio have a playoff for the second slot and Tan won.|
|Oct-16-11|| ||wordfunph: he won the national championship at the age of just eleven!|
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