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Peter Nicholas Lee
Number of games in database: 89
Years covered: 1964 to 1972
Last FIDE rating: 2390

Overall record: +27 -28 =34 (49.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (15) 
    C92 C95 C94 C63 C60
 King's Indian Attack (12) 
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (9) 
    C92 C95 C94 C97 C90
 Sicilian (5) 
    B35 B45 B88 B29 B77
 Pirc (4) 
    B09 B07
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (21) 
    B78 B93 B97 B52 B77
 King's Indian (13) 
    E92 E82 E94 E75 E72
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B93 B97 B90 B92
 Sicilian Dragon (8) 
    B78 B77 B75 B35 B76
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   P N Lee vs M F Littleton, 1966 1-0
   P N Lee vs I Radulov, 1965 1-0
   S Kagan vs P N Lee, 1966 0-1
   C Zuidema vs P N Lee, 1964 0-1

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(born Nov-21-1943, 75 years old) United Kingdom

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Peter Nicholas Charles Lee was born in London. He was British champion in 1965. He was a member of the British Chess Federation team at the Olympiads of Havana 1966, Lugano 1968, and Siegen 1970. Lee played top board for the team of Oxford University in its annual match with Cambridge and top board for the British Chess Federation Student Olympiad teams of 1965 and 1966.

Wikipedia article: Peter Lee (chess player)

Last updated: 2018-07-23 09:48:12

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 89  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Minic vs P N Lee 1-0241964WchT U26 11th qual-BB75 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
2. Kurajica vs P N Lee  0-1421964Zurich - jungmeisterA07 King's Indian Attack
3. C Zuidema vs P N Lee 0-1141964Zurich - jungmeisterB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
4. P N Lee vs H Holaszek  ½-½571964Zurich - jungmeisterC94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
5. O Jakobsen vs P N Lee  1-0411964Zurich - jungmeisterB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
6. P N Lee vs H Pfleger  ½-½271964Zurich - jungmeisterC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. P N Lee vs F Tejero Royo  1-0391964Zurich - jungmeisterA07 King's Indian Attack
8. H Glauser vs P N Lee  ½-½281964Zurich - jungmeisterC12 French, McCutcheon
9. O Kinnmark vs P N Lee 0-1271964Zurich - jungmeisterB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
10. P N Lee vs M Markus  1-0351964Zurich - jungmeisterB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
11. P N Lee vs M Janata  0-1381964Zurich - jungmeisterC41 Philidor Defense
12. P N Lee vs Keres  0-1561964Hastings 1964/65C70 Ruy Lopez
13. N Gaprindashvili vs P N Lee  1-0411964Hastings 1964/65B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
14. P N Lee vs I Radulov 1-0401965Student Olympiad, PrelimsA07 King's Indian Attack
15. P N Lee vs Kavalek  ½-½401965WchT U26 12th fin-AA07 King's Indian Attack
16. P N Lee vs Gligoric  0-1411965Hastings 1964/65A07 King's Indian Attack
17. P N Lee vs Keene 0-1771965TournamentB10 Caro-Kann
18. Savon vs P N Lee  1-0371965WchT U26 12th fin-AA15 English
19. P N Lee vs Gligoric  0-1441965Hastings 1965/66C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
20. Spassky vs P N Lee 1-0241966Hastings 1965/66E30 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad
21. P N Lee vs Vasiukov  ½-½371966Hastings 1965/66A07 King's Indian Attack
22. P N Lee vs Keene  ½-½281966Ilford PremierB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
23. P Hohler vs P N Lee  ½-½401966Orebro Stud olm prelim4B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
24. S Kagan vs P N Lee  0-1421966Orebro Stud olm prelim4B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
25. P N Lee vs H MacGrillen 1-0331966Orebro Stud olm prelim4C95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-21-06  Tomlinsky: Peter Lee was a regular member of British national team 1965-1971 after winning the National Championship in 1965. He played in 3 Chess Olympics.

He is currently a British Grandmaster at the game of Bridge and has won various national competitions.

Nov-21-06  mack: I met him once. Don't think he liked me.
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  Phony Benoni: According to Lee gave up chess because he contracted mumps. There is no source given for this information, nor is it clear whether chess was responsible for his contracting the illness.
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  thegoodanarchist: No photo - too bad. Nothing beats having your photo on the internet ;)
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  ray keene: <pb> i think his very young daughter in 1972 was a more plausible culprit-i played peter in a simul i gave last week at the athenaeum club in london-interesting draw tho i may have missed an advantageous possibility at one point.
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  Phony Benoni: <ray keene> Thanks; that does sound much more likely. Good to hear he still has some interest in the game.
Nov-23-06  ChesterTheJester: Lovely guy, used to be my Dad's bridge partner. (If you know the answer!) What level would you say he plays at Mr Keene?
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  ray keene: peter had the ability to become a good im-his wins v parr and wade from the 1965 british championship which he won are outstanding-not sure they are up here?
Nov-21-07  BIDMONFA: Peter N Lee

LEE, Peter Nicholas

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  whiteshark: Another game (Peter Nicholas Lee David J. Mabbs , 1964) you will find in CN 3754
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  whiteshark: Is this also Peter N. Lee ?

It is said that he was working as 'scientist' for the British Tabaco Industry, denying the danger of passive smoking...

Nov-21-07  Jack Kerouac: Robert Wade is co-author with O'Connell (I believe) of the excellent book: The games of Robert Fischer. All games played up to The Spassky match.
Really a must for any chess player as many of the more interesting games have commentary or short notes. It may be out of print, but look for it and buy it regardless of what condition it might be in.
Nov-21-07  ChesterTheJester: er... that may well be Peter considering where he used to live and his profession.
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  brankat: Happy Birthday Peter!
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  wordfunph: "Fischer watched myself and Larry Evans play bridge. He watched for about 20 minutes and left the room. Only later was I told that he didn't know how to play the game."

- Peter Lee

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  Tabanus: di Felice has him unrated and ending 35th in Portsmouth 1976:, but that must be P J Lee?
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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Peter Lee.
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