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Curt Justin Brasket
Number of games in database: 74
Years covered: 1951 to 2001
Last FIDE rating: 2159
Highest rating achieved in database: 2312
Overall record: +27 -31 =16 (47.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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(born Dec-07-1932, died Jan-24-2014, 81 years old) United States of America

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In 1952, Curt Brasket won the US Junior Championship, held in Omaha. He was awarded the FIDE master title in 1984. He won the Minnesota state chess championship 16 times.

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 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 74  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. C Brasket vs A Spiller  1-023 1951 52nd US OpenB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
2. A Sandrin vs C Brasket  1-040 1951 52nd US OpenC78 Ruy Lopez
3. G Hartleb vs C Brasket  0-120 1951 52nd US OpenE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
4. C Brasket vs A Coles  1-037 1951 52nd US OpenC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. A Liepnieks vs C Brasket  1-048 1951 52nd US OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
6. H Fajans vs C Brasket  1-051 1951 52nd US OpenC29 Vienna Gambit
7. B Stevens vs C Brasket  ½-½40 1951 52nd US OpenC20 King's Pawn Game
8. C Brasket vs R Brieger  ½-½35 1951 52nd US OpenC42 Petrov Defense
9. C Brasket vs J F Donovan  0-147 1952 US OpenB71 Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation
10. Shainswit vs C Brasket  0-136 1953 US OpenD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
11. C Brasket vs Larry Evans  1-058 1953 US OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. Kevitz vs C Brasket  1-036 1953 US OpenA15 English
13. E Zemgalis vs C Brasket  0-137 1953 US OpenD22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
14. C Brasket vs Dake  1-036 1953 U. S. Open ChampionshipA25 English
15. C Brasket vs Joseph Shaffer  1-056 1953 US OpenC45 Scotch Game
16. J Sherwin vs C Brasket  0-143 1953 US OpenB72 Sicilian, Dragon
17. C Brasket vs H Borochow  1-041 1958 US OpenA10 English
18. C Brasket vs J F Shaw  1-030 1959 US OpenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
19. C Brasket vs Berliner  ½-½26 1959 US OpenB03 Alekhine's Defense
20. C Brasket vs L C Gilden  1-016 1959 US-opC18 French, Winawer
21. R Kause vs C Brasket 0-124 1959 US OpenB32 Sicilian
22. C Brasket vs J Sherwin  ½-½31 1959 OmahaB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
23. C Brasket vs Bisguier  0-133 1959 US OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
24. G Hartleb vs C Brasket  0-122 1959 US OpenD97 Grunfeld, Russian
25. C Brasket vs Santasiere  0-142 1960 US OpenB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
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Jan-12-08  Resignation Trap: Curt Brasket was born December 7, 1932 in Tracy, Minnesota. Awarded the FM title in 1984.
Feb-08-08  HeMateMe: Thanks Gents, much appreciated.
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  GrahamClayton: Photo;(Curt on the right):

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