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George Schelto Fontein
Number of games in database: 84
Years covered: 1912 to 1947

Overall record: +16 -40 =26 (35.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    D02 D04 D05 A46 A45
 King's Indian (5) 
    E94 E61 E62 E60
 Reti System (5) 
    A06 A04
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (6) 
    B84 B56 B50 B74 B45
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C96 C62 C68 C88 C71
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(born Jul-11-1890, died Nov-29-1963, 73 years old) Netherlands

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Wikipedia article: George Salto Fontein

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 84  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J W te Kolste vs G Fontein  0-1351912DD anniversaryC48 Four Knights
2. A van Foreest vs G Fontein  ½-½431912DD anniversaryC50 Giuoco Piano
3. H Strick van Linschoten vs G Fontein  0-1311913NSBB56 Sicilian
4. G Fontein vs H van Hartingsvelt  0-1251915ScheveningenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
5. H Strick van Linschoten vs G Fontein  0-1371917SSS CupA07 King's Indian Attack
6. G Fontein vs M Marchand  0-1521917SSS CupC11 French
7. Loman vs G Fontein  0-1441918ScheveningenC33 King's Gambit Accepted
8. G Fontein vs Reti  0-1221919The HagueD05 Queen's Pawn Game
9. Reti vs G Fontein  ½-½251919Blind simul, 4bC44 King's Pawn Game
10. Reti vs G Fontein  ½-½191919Blind simul, 8bB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
11. Reti vs G Fontein  ½-½421919DD clubD00 Queen's Pawn Game
12. G Fontein vs Euwe ½-½861920ScheveningenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
13. Euwe vs G Fontein  1-0461920ScheveningenB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
14. G Fontein vs B Gregory  ½-½351920Berlin-ScheveningenD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. Euwe vs G Fontein  1-0391921?B01 Scandinavian
16. G Fontein vs Euwe  0-1281921AmsterdamA47 Queen's Indian
17. G Fontein vs Euwe  ½-½351922AmsterdamA54 Old Indian, Ukrainian Variation, 4.Nf3
18. Euwe vs G Fontein  1-0341922AmsterdamD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. Euwe vs G Fontein  1-0261922?A53 Old Indian
20. Euwe vs G Fontein  1-0471923SSS CupD67 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Bd3 line
21. G Fontein vs Euwe 0-1261923SSS CupA48 King's Indian
22. G Fontein vs H N Hansen  ½-½471923ScheveningenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Reti vs G Fontein 1-0421923ScheveningenA13 English
24. G Fontein vs Maroczy 0-1221923ScheveningenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
25. H Strick van Linschoten vs G Fontein  1-0321923ScheveningenB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-13-15  Whitehat1963: Played a lot of great players. Took a lot of beatings. Does anyone know anything else about this guy? Even his Wikipedia bio is thin.
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  Stonehenge: I believe his full name is George Schelto (Willems) Fontein. Some games here belong to a certain J.H.C. Fontein, probably Johannes Hendricus Carolus, born 1912 in Rotterdam.
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  Stonehenge: OK, the 1938 NED-ch games are here now:

J H C Fontein

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  Stonehenge: See for his name.
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