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Bruce M Amos
Number of games in database: 26
Years covered: 1966 to 1976
Last FIDE rating: 2355

Overall record: +9 -12 =5 (44.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (4) 
    B42 B69 B78 B46
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (6) 
    B33 B96 B32 B95 B81
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(born Dec-30-1946, 72 years old) Canada

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Bruce Murray Amos was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was awarded the IM title in 1969, has a Ph. D. in math from Yale and plays Go. He played as high as 4th board for Canada in 3 Olympiads (1970-2 and 1976) and earned 25 points in 38 team games.


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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 26  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Day vs B M Amos 0-1501966Canadian OpenC28 Vienna Game
2. B M Amos vs Larsen 0-1311968Canadian OpenD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
3. L Day vs B M Amos  1-0291969USAB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
4. B M Amos vs L Day  ½-½321969CAN-ch / ZonalB15 Caro-Kann
5. B M Amos vs Matulovic 1-0681970ReykjavikB08 Pirc, Classical
6. G Forintos vs B M Amos  1-0301970Siegen ol (Men)E37 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
7. B M Amos vs Karpov 0-1281971WchT U26 18th final AB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
8. B M Amos vs L Day  0-1421972CAN-ch / ZonalB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
9. C Coudari vs B M Amos  0-1671972CAN-ch / ZonalC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
10. B M Amos vs Z Vranesic  ½-½481972CAN-ch / ZonalB42 Sicilian, Kan
11. K Spraggett vs B M Amos  1-0341973Can. Open, OttawaC05 French, Tarrasch
12. L Day vs B M Amos  1-0351973Timmins opC94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
13. Browne vs B M Amos  1-040197374th US OpenB32 Sicilian
14. K Spraggett vs B M Amos  0-1271975CAN-ch / ZonalB33 Sicilian
15. B M Amos vs L Day  1-0491975CAN-ch / ZonalC66 Ruy Lopez
16. B M Amos vs A Huss  ½-½371976Haifa Olympiad (Men)C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
17. B M Amos vs Petursson  1-0431976Haifa Olympiad (Men)A17 English
18. Hartston vs B M Amos  1-0431976Haifa Olympiad (Men)D37 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. B M Amos vs S Rubanraut  ½-½381976Haifa Olympiad (Men)C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
20. E Rayner vs B M Amos  0-1221976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B96 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. B M Amos vs Joel Benjamin 0-1401976Manhattan International TournamentC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
22. B M Amos vs J Szmetan  ½-½281976Haifa Olympiad (Men)A04 Reti Opening
23. J H Donner vs B M Amos  0-1481976Haifa Olympiad (Men)E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
24. R Lepine vs B M Amos  0-1431976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
25. B M Amos vs K G Shirazi  0-1321976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B69 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 11.Bxf6
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  Benzol: <IMlday> Can you tell us a little bit about Amos please. Is he still alive?
Apr-01-07  gauer: gives a brief discussion of the aforementioned.
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  IMlday: IM in 1969 in Canadian Zonal, Siegan Olympics, missed GM norm slightly at Reyjavik, circa '69. Played Olympics again '72 and '76. Gave up competitive chess for Go, became a top world player. Lives in Toronto.
Jul-28-11  BIDMONFA: Bruce M Amos

AMOS, Bruce M.

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