Number of games in database: 329
Years covered: 1995 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2535 (2479 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2556
Overall record: +138 -58 =128 (62.3%)*
* 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?]
McShane vs S Gordon, 2006 1/2-1/2
S Gordon vs Emms, 2004 1-0
D Eggleston vs S Gordon, 2009 0-1
S Knott vs S Gordon, 2009 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
British Championships (2012)
British Championship (2007)
100th British Championship (2013)
Smith & Williamson British Championships (2005)
European Union Individual Championships (2006)
British Championships (2011)
British Championship (2010)
British Championship (2006)
Hastings 2005/06 (2006)
British Championship (2009)
Hastings Chess Congress (2009)
French Team Championship (2014)
Smith & Williamson British Championships (2004)
Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)
🏆 4NCL -18
S Gordon vs D Leal (Nov-12-17) 1-0
J J Carleton vs S Gordon (Nov-11-17) 0-1
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
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(born Sep-04-1986, 31 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 329
|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 329
|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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