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Roland Henry Vaughan Scott
Number of games in database: 75
Years covered: 1912 to 1924
Overall record: +32 -34 =9 (48.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Mar-25-1888, died Jan-10-1953, 64 years old) United Kingdom

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Roland Henry Vaughan Scott was born in Barnes, England. He was British champion in 1920. He passed away in Monte Carlo in 1953.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Scott vs A Speijer  0-1361912BCF-ch 9th Major OpenC66 Ruy Lopez
2. R Scott vs F S Dunkelsbuhler  0-1451912Open tA00 Uncommon Opening
3. R Scott vs Yates  ½-½351913BCF-ch 10thC77 Ruy Lopez
4. R P Michell vs R Scott  1-0251913BCF-ch 10thA80 Dutch
5. R Scott vs David Miller  1-0611913BCF-ch 10thB40 Sicilian
6. R Scott vs J Mahood  1-0371913BCF-ch 10thC42 Petrov Defense
7. W Gibson vs R Scott  1-0361913BCF-ch 10thD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. R Scott vs H B Uber  1-0421913BCF-ch 10thC41 Philidor Defense
9. F E Hamond vs R Scott  1-0511913BCF-ch 10thD00 Queen's Pawn Game
10. R Scott vs H Jacobs  0-1251913BCF-ch 10thB01 Scandinavian
11. R Scott vs Loman  0-1311913City of London CC-chC24 Bishop's Opening
12. R Scott vs Jacobs 1-033191424th City of London Club ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
13. William Henry John Sparkes vs R Scott  0-1441914BCF-ch 11thC77 Ruy Lopez
14. R Scott vs Blackburne  ½-½601914BCF-ch 11thA45 Queen's Pawn Game
15. R Scott vs Allan William Edward Louis  0-1431914BCF-ch 11thD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
16. J Schumer vs R Scott  0-1251914BCF-ch 11thD02 Queen's Pawn Game
17. R Scott vs Gunsberg  0-1301914BCF-ch 11thD02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. R Scott vs Yates  1-0621914BCF-ch 11thC77 Ruy Lopez
19. R E Lean vs R Scott  1-0471914BCF-ch 11thC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
20. W Winter vs R Scott  0-1221919MatchD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. R Scott vs L Penrose  0-1221919SimulA02 Bird's Opening
22. R Scott vs B Kostic  0-1591919HastingsD00 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Olland vs R Scott 0-1351919HastingsB15 Caro-Kann
24. R Scott vs V L Wahltuch  0-1501919HastingsD00 Queen's Pawn Game
25. Yates vs R Scott  1-0371919HastingsB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
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Nov-28-05  WMD: William Winter wrote of Scott: 'Probably the most brilliant combinative player England has ever seen.'
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  brankat: A very talented player indeed. Just like his friend William Winter. Also, outstanding characters, both of them.
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  MissScarlett: Record of his promotion to second lieutenant during WW1:
Feb-13-17  Eastfrisian: chess notes has today a photo of him.
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