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John Blackstone
Number of games in database: 23
Years covered: 1960 to 1995
Last FIDE rating: 2227
Overall record: +9 -13 =1 (41.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jul-27-1944, 72 years old) United States of America

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In 1968, Blackstone won the Los Angeles County Chess Championship.

Last updated: 2017-01-14 06:16:06

 page 1 of 1; 23 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. J Blackstone vs T Weinberger 0-129 1960 California ChB15 Caro-Kann
2. R Headrick vs J Blackstone  0-130 1961 US OpenB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. J Blackstone vs H Gordon  1-049 1961 US OpenB27 Sicilian
4. I Dahlberg vs J Blackstone  1-024 1961 US OpenE76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
5. R Burger vs J Blackstone 0-139 1961 US OpenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
6. J Blackstone vs V Radaikin  1-068 1961 US OpenB10 Caro-Kann
7. S E Almgren vs J Blackstone  0-167 1961 US OpenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
8. J Blackstone vs E McCormick  0-169 1961 US OpenB01 Scandinavian
9. J Blackstone vs J Schmitt  ½-½12 1961 US OpenB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
10. H Fajans vs J Blackstone  0-155 1961 US OpenD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. J Blackstone vs R Wilcox  0-159 1961 US OpenB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. J Blackstone vs J Hanken  0-122 1961 US OpenB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
13. A W Bourke vs J Blackstone  1-022 1961 US OpenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
14. Fischer vs J Blackstone 1-026 1964 Fischer Simul Exhibition TourB44 Sicilian
15. Fischer vs J Blackstone 1-038 1964 Davis simB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. Larry Evans vs J Blackstone 1-042 1965 1st American OpenB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. Suttles vs J Blackstone 1-028 1966 Arthur B. Stamer Mem.B23 Sicilian, Closed
18. T Weinberger vs J Blackstone  1-051 1968 West Coast OpenB27 Sicilian
19. T Weinberger vs J Blackstone  0-152 1968 Los Angeles County OpenE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
20. J Blackstone vs Kupreichik  0-135 1968 YbbsB32 Sicilian
21. J Blackstone vs T Weinberger  1-041 1969 Los AngelesB42 Sicilian, Kan
22. J Blackstone vs P Biyiasas  1-051 1977 PaulaC26 Vienna
23. H E Syrett vs J Blackstone  1-035 1995 CalChess State-ch 9495A41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
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  GrahamClayton: Former Californian player now residing in Las Vegas, Nevada. Received a Special Service Award from the USCF for archiving chess periodicals in pdf files.
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  Phony Benoni: Ah, that explains it! I'm working on a file of games from the 1961 US Open in San Francisco, and it started with all twelve of his. Some good ones, too.
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