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Andrew J Muir
Number of games in database: 203
Years covered: 1975 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2291 (2330 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2367

Overall record: +52 -87 =64 (41.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (33) 
    E53 E42 E47 E59 E43
 King's Indian (21) 
    E81 E84 E80 E83 E70
 Modern Benoni (7) 
    A58 A56 A60 A59
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A41 D02 A40
 Slav (4) 
    D17 D15 D18
 Benko Gambit (4) 
    A58 A59
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B31 B56 B63 B67 B23
 Semi-Slav (16) 
    D45 D47 D44 D43
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (11) 
    B63 B67 B65 B60
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D31 D30 D35
 King's Indian Attack (8) 
 English (7) 
    A14 A13 A15
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Muir vs Kamsky, 1990 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Hastings 2017/18 (2017)
   Gibraltar Masters (2004)
   Smith & Williamson British Championship (2004)
   15th European Team Championship (2005)
   European Team Chess Championship (2007)
   European Team Championship (2011)
   Reykjavik Open (2013)
   105th ch-GBR (2018)

   🏆 British Championship
   Gwilym Price vs A Muir (Aug-05-18) 0-1
   A Muir vs Oscar Pollack (Aug-04-18) 0-1
   R McMichael vs A Muir (Aug-03-18) 0-1
   A Muir vs D J Young (Aug-02-18) 0-1
   I Iyengar vs A Muir (Aug-01-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-17-1958, 60 years old) United Kingdom

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Andrew Joseph Muir is an International Master and a GMC. He was Scottish champion in 2007.

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 203  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Kokkinos vs A Muir 1-0391975Wch U20B67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
2. A Muir vs Chekhov  0-1401975Wch U20B33 Sicilian
3. A Muir vs Dolmatov  0-1431978EU-ch U20 7879B45 Sicilian, Taimanov
4. A Muir vs J C Hawksworth  1-04719782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenC07 French, Tarrasch
5. A King vs A Muir 0-12619782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
6. P Large vs A Muir 1-02619782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
7. A Muir vs W Watson  1-0241979Lloyds Bank OpenE83 King's Indian, Samisch
8. Plaskett vs A Muir  0-1441979Clare Benedict CupC07 French, Tarrasch
9. A D Martin vs A Muir  1-04219793rd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
10. S Conquest vs A Muir  1-0361980Portsmouth OpenD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
11. Vilmany vs A Muir  0-1261984corres EURC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
12. Adams vs A Muir 1-0321984LondonB56 Sicilian
13. Chandler vs A Muir  1-02119842nd Commonwealth-chB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
14. A Muir vs Adams  ½-½581985BCF-chE45 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation
15. J Horner vs A Muir  0-1561985BCF-chB20 Sicilian
16. Hebden vs A Muir  1-0471985BCF-chC10 French
17. A Muir vs Johnson 1-0101986cr 1.Virginia-ch (C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
18. Nunn vs A Muir  1-0241987Lugano opB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
19. A Muir vs S R Burns-Mannion 0-1391987SCO-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
20. Murey vs A Muir  1-0261987LondonA20 English
21. A Muir vs Igor Ivanov  0-1321987BCF-chE81 King's Indian, Samisch
22. A Muir vs V Arapovic  1-0251989Mendrisio opB06 Robatsch
23. Miles vs A Muir  ½-½391989MendrisioD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
24. A Muir vs A Greenfeld  ½-½231989EUR-chT (Men) 9thE55 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation
25. A Muir vs E Brestian  0-1401989EUR-chT (Men) 9thA56 Benoni Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-22-08  Karpova: <Alasdair Alexander (Dunfermline, Scotland) writes: A recent example which outdoes Stephen Solomon is Andrew Muir (born 1958), who won the Scottish championship for the first time in 2007 at the 18th attempt, 31 years after his first attempt. Source: Scottish Chess, October 2007, page 16.> (C.N. 5389)
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  micahtuhy: I am currently playing a correspondence game with IM Muir, who was gracious enough to play a correspondence game with me, via email, because his niece goes to college with me in the States!
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