Number of games in database: 327
Years covered: 1995 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2510 (2432 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2556
Overall record: +136 -58 =128 (62.1%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
5 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
S Gordon vs Emms, 2004 1-0
McShane vs S Gordon, 2006 1/2-1/2
S Gordon vs N Davies, 2008 1-0
D Eggleston vs S Gordon, 2009 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
British Championships (2012)
British Championship (2007)
European Union Individual Championships (2006)
100th British Championship (2013)
Smith & Williamson British Championships (2005)
Hastings Chess Congress (2013)
British Championships (2011)
British Championship (2010)
British Championship (2006)
British Championship (2009)
Hastings Chess Congress (2009)
French Team Championship (2014)
Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
European Individual Championships (2013)
Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)
D Fitzsimons vs S Gordon (Mar-05-17) 1/2-1/2
S Gordon vs R Bates (Mar-04-17) 1/2-1/2
S Gordon vs J Cooper (Feb-12-17) 1-0
A Merry vs S Gordon (Feb-11-17) 0-1
S Gordon vs R Maciol (Jan-15-17) 1/2-1/2
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(born Sep-04-1986, 30 years old) United Kingdom
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|Stephen J. Gordon is a GM from Oldham, Greater Manchester, England. In 2012, he was coach/captain of the English Women's Olympiad team.|
Wikipedia article: Stephen J. Gordon
| page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 327
|1. S Gordon vs J Donaldson
|| ||0-1||49||1995||Bermuda-B||A02 Bird's Opening|
|2. S Gordon vs A Hoffmann
|| ||0-1||19||1999||CN..0.00165||C50 Giuoco Piano|
|3. S Gordon vs B Valentine
|| ||1-0||35||2002||4NCL/Div3/3CS2 vs. MKE||A20 English|
|4. P W Hempson vs S Gordon
|| ||0-1||62||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||E15 Queen's Indian|
|5. S Gordon vs Emms
||1-0||40||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||A45 Queen's Pawn Game|
|6. A Ledger vs S Gordon
|| ||1-0||56||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|7. S Gordon vs J Sisask
|| ||1-0||33||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||A28 English|
|8. D Gormally vs S Gordon
|| ||1-0||40||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation|
|9. S Gordon vs M Quinn
|| ||½-½||42||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|10. R Martyn vs S Gordon
|| ||0-1||53||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||A62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation|
|11. S Gordon vs S Haslinger
|| ||0-1||34||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|12. A Summerscale vs S Gordon
||1-0||55||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||A13 English|
|13. S Gordon vs T Rendle
|| ||½-½||50||2004||Smith & Williamson British Championships||A89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6|
|14. G Taylor vs S Gordon
|| ||0-1||34||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack|
|15. S Gordon vs A Stone
|| ||1-0||38||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||E12 Queen's Indian|
|16. D Mason vs S Gordon
|| ||½-½||104||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|17. S Gordon vs P Littlewood
|| ||½-½||80||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||D35 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|18. S Conquest vs S Gordon
|| ||1-0||38||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||B54 Sicilian|
|19. S Gordon vs A Therrien
|| ||1-0||34||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|20. S Williams vs S Gordon
|| ||0-1||47||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||E70 King's Indian|
|21. S Gordon vs R Pert
||1-0||31||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||D85 Grunfeld|
|22. J Rowson vs S Gordon
|| ||1-0||39||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||A45 Queen's Pawn Game|
|23. S Gordon vs C Ward
|| ||1-0||51||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||A70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3|
|24. S Gordon vs S Haslinger
|| ||0-1||47||2005||Smith & Williamson British Championships||D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|25. M Devereaux vs S Gordon
|| ||½-½||17||2005||First Saturday September||E12 Queen's Indian|
| page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 327
|Sep-12-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Stephen Gordon|
GORDON, Stephen J.
|Aug-09-07|| ||Peligroso Patzer: Gordon had a nice win today in the British Championships on the Black side of a Najdorf Sicilian against pre-round tournament leader GM Jacob Aagaard to pull even with him for a share of first. They will likely be joined for a share of the lead by IM Stewart Haslinger, who seems headed for a draw against Kosten.|
|Aug-09-07|| ||GBKnight: In fact Kosten squeezed a win against Haslinger, so its Gordon and Aagaard leading going into the last round, although they have already played. A good chance for either of them to win it outright, but I expect to see some last round draws...|
|Aug-10-07|| ||Ezzy: I'm rooting for Gordon to win it. He lives only 10 miles from me. A lancashire lad (from Oldham).|
Haslinger is also a Lancashire lad (from Formby)
|Aug-10-07|| ||Peligroso Patzer: <GBKnight: In fact Kosten squeezed a win against Haslinger *** >|
Yes, my posting from yesterday proved once again the wisdom of Sam Goldwyn's admonition: "Be very careful when making predictions, especially about the future." Once Haslinger played 51. ... axb4 (allowing Kosten to reply 52. cxb4 obtaining connected passed pawns on the a- and b-files) White was winning. (I wonder if Haslinger could have held with 51. ... Kd6.)
|Aug-10-07|| ||GBKnight: Watching the final round live on the ECF website :
Gordon looks like he has a good chance to win this position against Kosten.
Aargaard looks to be winning now against Flear, so Gordon needs to win to share first place.
|Aug-10-07|| ||GBKnight: Aagaard won against Flear, but Stephen could not quite win after Kosten got tremendous counterplay and had to take a draw, but still a very creditable 2nd place with Rowson.|
|Jun-22-09|| ||myschkin: . . .
|Dec-10-10|| ||BobCrisp: Currently commentating on the <London Chess Classic>. He's now a GM.|
|Aug-03-12|| ||Cibator: Not the most informative biog on the site. Even Brian Eley (1972 champion) gets an inch more in his single line.|
|May-20-17|| ||Paint My Dragon: A rare outing for Stephen at the <Llucmajor Open> (Mallorca) this week, where his classy round 7 win against <Evgeny Romanov> was followed by a draw with <Imre Hera>. Keeps him in contention for the prizes going into tomorrow's final round. He was joined today on the top boards by girlfriend <Sophie Milliet>.|
It seems likely that the first 2 games given in his games collection belong to Stephen P Gordon, the chess book author.
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