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Denis Allan
Number of games in database: 44
Years covered: 1964 to 1999
Last FIDE rating: 2270
Highest rating achieved in database: 2355
Overall record: +8 -29 =7 (26.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Nov-21-1944, 74 years old) Canada

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Born in Swan River, Manitoba, this FIDE master (1987) later lived in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. He won the Ontario open in 1970. In 1984, he tied for 1st at the Canadian Open Championship. He represented Canada at the 1971 World Students' Team Championship and the 1987 Szirak Interzonal. He represented Canada in the 1968 (4th board), 1980 and 1986 (Captain) Chess Olympiads and accumulated 7.5 points in 18 team games.


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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Fischer vs D Allan 1-0211964Clock simul, 10bC57 Two Knights
2. D Allan vs G Gorse  0-1331968Hastings IIB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. D Allan vs W Nicolai 1-0441968Hastings IIA06 Reti Opening
4. D Allan vs D De Loughrey  1-0671968Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 4C00 French Defense
5. Jansa vs D Allan  ½-½361968Chess Olympiad Final-AB32 Sicilian
6. L Day vs D Allan  0-1341970Rose City openD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
7. D Allan vs L Day  1-0441972Toronto ClosedC46 Three Knights
8. D Allan vs L Day  0-1401972Mid-summer opD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
9. L Day vs D Allan  1-0581972CAN-ch / ZonalB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
10. Z Vranesic vs D Allan  0-1771972CAN-ch / ZonalE41 Nimzo-Indian
11. Keres vs D Allan 1-0251975VancouverC42 Petrov Defense
12. D Allan vs Yanofsky  0-1331975CAN-ch / ZonalB30 Sicilian
13. D Allan vs L Day  1-0421975CAN-ch / ZonalA40 Queen's Pawn Game
14. K Spraggett vs D Allan 1-0271975CAN-ch / ZonalC42 Petrov Defense
15. D Allan vs L Day  ½-½171977Ontario ClosedA56 Benoni Defense
16. D Allan vs L Day  0-1491978League Lithuanian Club-Toronto Chess ClubB06 Robatsch
17. D Allan vs L Day  ½-½201978Canadian OpenA48 King's Indian
18. D Allan vs L Day  0-1211979Toronto InternationalB06 Robatsch
19. D Allan vs L Day 0-1341980Montreal InternatB06 Robatsch
20. K Spraggett vs D Allan  1-0391980Ch. Invit. MontrealA40 Queen's Pawn Game
21. D Allan vs Murey 0-1411980Chess OlympiadB50 Sicilian
22. K Spraggett vs D Allan  1-0391986CAN-ch / ZonalD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
23. D Allan vs Igor Ivanov  ½-½441986CAN-ch / ZonalD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
24. D Allan vs S Bouaziz  ½-½371987Szirak InterzonalE16 Queen's Indian
25. Ulf Andersson vs D Allan  1-0251987Szirak InterzonalA13 English
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  brankat: Happy Birthday Denis! And many more to come!
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  Benzol: Jeremy Gaige has Denis Cameron Allan born in Swan River, Manitoba not Saskatchewan. Can anybody put us straight on this one?
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