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John Blackstone
Number of games in database: 24
Years covered: 1960 to 1995
Last FIDE rating: 2227
Overall record: +9 -14 =1 (39.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jul-27-1944, 75 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; 24 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Blackstone vs T Weinberger 0-1291960California ChB15 Caro-Kann
2. R Headrick vs J Blackstone  0-130196162nd US OpenB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. J Blackstone vs H Gordon  1-049196162nd US OpenB27 Sicilian
4. I A Dahlberg vs J Blackstone  1-024196162nd US OpenE76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
5. R Burger vs J Blackstone 0-139196162nd US OpenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
6. J Blackstone vs V Radaikin  1-068196162nd US OpenB10 Caro-Kann
7. S E Almgren vs J Blackstone  0-167196162nd US OpenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
8. J Blackstone vs E McCormick  0-169196162nd US OpenB01 Scandinavian
9. J Blackstone vs J Schmitt  ½-½12196162nd US OpenB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
10. H Fajans vs J Blackstone  0-155196162nd US OpenD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. J Blackstone vs R Wilcox 0-159196162nd US OpenB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. J Blackstone vs J Hanken  0-122196162nd US OpenB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
13. A W Bourke vs J Blackstone  1-022196162nd US OpenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
14. Fischer vs J Blackstone 1-0261964Simul, 50bB44 Sicilian
15. Fischer vs J Blackstone 1-0381964Clock simul, 10bB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. Larry Evans vs J Blackstone 1-04219651st American OpenB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. Suttles vs J Blackstone 1-0281966Arthur B. Stamer Mem.B25 Sicilian, Closed
18. J Blackstone vs K V Tullus  0-1301967San Jose Club ChampionshipC78 Ruy Lopez
19. T Weinberger vs J Blackstone  0-1521968Los Angeles County OpenE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
20. T Weinberger vs J Blackstone  1-0511968West Coast OpenB27 Sicilian
21. J Blackstone vs Kupreichik  0-1351968WchT U26 15th fin-AB32 Sicilian
22. J Blackstone vs T Weinberger  1-0411969Los AngelesB42 Sicilian, Kan
23. J Blackstone vs P Biyiasas  1-0511977Paul Masson OpenC26 Vienna
24. H E Syrett vs J Blackstone  1-0351995CalChess 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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