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Stephen Barbre
  
Number of games in database: 10
Years covered: 1991 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 1943 (1968 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2018
Overall record: +6 -0 =4 (80.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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STEPHEN BARBRE
(born Nov-20-1953, 64 years old) United States of America

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Stephen Barbre was one of the leading correspondence chess players in the United States in the 1980s and 1990s. He became a Senior Master of correspondence chess in 1982. Barbre played in the annual USCF Absolute Correspondence Championship 11 times between 1986 and 1998, winning it outright in 1994 and tying for first with Paul L Thompson in 1997.

Alex Dunne, The Absolute Correspondence Championship of the United States Chess Federation, 1975-2010


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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Reichmann vs S Barbre  0-1181991First National Team Championship corres.B30 Sicilian
2. S Barbre vs R Reithel  1-0541991First National Team Championship corres.A45 Queen's Pawn Game
3. F Bender vs S Barbre  ½-½411991First National Team Championship corres.B45 Sicilian, Taimanov
4. S Barbre vs F Bender  1-0811991First National Team Championship corres.D00 Queen's Pawn Game
5. R Reithel vs S Barbre  0-1331991First National Team Championship corres.A04 Reti Opening
6. S Barbre vs L Lamech  ½-½851991First National Team Championship corres.A45 Queen's Pawn Game
7. L Lamech vs S Barbre  0-1211991First National Team Championship corres.B45 Sicilian, Taimanov
8. S Barbre vs A Reichmann  1-0151991First National Team Championship corres.A45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. L Shamkovich vs S Barbre  ½-½501993National OpenC41 Philidor Defense
10. S Barbre vs T Gareyev  ½-½392016Gareyev Blindfold SimulA45 Queen's Pawn Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-08-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: "Some people take a loss so personally, like I just killed their dog or something."

- Stephen Barbre

Mar-03-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  FSR: <wordfunph> He absolutely annihilated me (one of my two losses) in the 1997 USCF Absolute Correspondence Chess Championship. The bastard! Oddly, he drew all the rest of his games! This was the closest anyone has ever come, in the history of the Absolute Championship, to drawing all of his games. If only I'd known he was going to do that, I would have been happy to make his drawing record a perfect one.
Mar-04-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  FSR: Sorry, I am wrong. Barbre did indeed annihilate me, but he tied for first in that tournament. My other loss was to David E Burris, who did indeed draw all the rest of his games.
Feb-06-17  rea: Board 1 on the Silver High School Chess team, (Silver City, New Mexico) class of '72. I was last board . . .
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