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Dennis Morton Horne
Number of games in database: 35
Years covered: 1946 to 1955

Overall record: +8 -12 =15 (44.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (10) 
    B55 B62 B54 B93 B28
With the Black pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E46 E50 E29 E47
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(born Oct-19-1920, died May-03-2015, 94 years old) United Kingdom

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 35  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Fazekas vs D Horne  1-0251946Nottingham-B2C29 Vienna Gambit
2. F Henneberke vs D Horne  ½-½301948ENG-NEDE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
3. D Horne vs F Henneberke  ½-½471948ENG-NEDC44 King's Pawn Game
4. D Horne vs A R B Thomas  1-0211949ENGC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
5. J Fuller vs D Horne  ½-½231949Hastings 1949/50C73 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
6. D Horne vs O Barda  1-0611949Hastings 1949/50B55 Sicilian, Prins Variation, Venice Attack
7. Szabo vs D Horne  1-0301949Hastings 1949/50E29 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
8. D Horne vs B H Wood  ½-½591950Hastings 1949/50B55 Sicilian, Prins Variation, Venice Attack
9. D Horne vs Rossolimo  ½-½641950Hastings 1949/50B28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
10. W A Winser vs D Horne  ½-½271950Hastings 1949/50E46 Nimzo-Indian
11. D Horne vs Euwe  ½-½361950Hastings 1949/50C86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack
12. Larry Evans vs D Horne  ½-½311950Hastings 1949/50E46 Nimzo-Indian
13. D Horne vs I Koenig  0-1411950Hastings 1949/50C17 French, Winawer, Advance
14. D Horne vs M Radojcic  1-0281952Hastings ChallengersC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
15. D Horne vs Eigil Pedersen  ½-½401952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-AC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
16. D Horne vs Rellstab  0-1451952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-AC41 Philidor Defense
17. H Lambert vs D Horne  0-1311952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-AC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
18. F Jost vs D Horne  0-1651952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-AD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
19. D Horne vs L Johnsen  1-0511952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-AB54 Sicilian
20. D Horne vs H Enevoldsen  ½-½491952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-BB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
21. D Horne vs J T Barendregt  0-1581952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-BB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
22. D Horne vs K Plater  1-0381952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-BB55 Sicilian, Prins Variation, Venice Attack
23. D Horne vs K Mueller  ½-½361952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-BB54 Sicilian
24. D Horne vs Wade ½-½271953BCF-chC66 Ruy Lopez
25. D Horne vs D Hooper  ½-½171953BCF-chC21 Center Game
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Mar-19-11  BobCrisp: A forgotten man of English chess. A photo of the English Olympiad team, at Helsinki 1952, shows him to be a smartly dressed man with a moustache and glasses. Standing next to him is the 18 y-o <Jonathan Penrose> who looks absolutely hideous in one of the worst fitting trouser-jacket combinations I've ever seen.
Sep-24-12  Nosnibor: The following game which is not in the db. is probably one of Horne`s best.White:A.R.B.Thomas Black; D.M.Horne Kings Gambit Played in the Premier Reserves 1948/49 1e4 e4 2f4 exf4 3 Nf3 g5 4Bc4 Bg7 5d4 d6 60-0 h6 7c3 Be6 8Bxe6 fxe6 9e5 Nc6 10Qg3 Qd7 11d5 Nxe5 12Qxb7 Qc8 13Qb5+ c6 14dxc6 Qxc6 15Nd4 Nf3+ 16 Resigns 1-0
Jan-17-16  Nosnibor: Dennis Horne passed away 3rd May 2015,aged 94.Official notification by the E.C.F. only just released.
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