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Brian Wall
Number of games in database: 10
Years covered: 2001 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2178
Highest rating achieved in database: 2220
Overall record: +5 -3 =2 (60.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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BRIAN WALL
(born 1955) United States of America

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 page 1 of 1; 10 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. B Wall vs R Rowley 0-158 2001 29th World OpenB10 Caro-Kann
2. Nakamura vs B Wall ½-½95 2001 29th World OpenB06 Robatsch
3. B Privman vs B Wall  1-063 2001 29th World OpenC02 French, Advance
4. B Wall vs Popovych 0-139 2001 29th World OpenB20 Sicilian
5. D Mayers vs B Wall 0-137 2001 29th World OpenB01 Scandinavian
6. J Kulbacki vs B Wall 0-127 2004 Colorado Springs OpenA40 Queen's Pawn Game
7. B Wall vs D Schneider ½-½31 2005 HB Global Chess ChallengeD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. B Wall vs R Anderson 1-042 2006 Wyoming OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
9. M Lee vs B Wall 0-115 2007 Kansas OpenC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
10. J Berry vs B Wall 0-141 2012 North American OpenB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-08-08  myschkin: . . .

Life Master <Brian Wall>

"I have nothing against gays and hope some day to find the courage to join their ranks"

Base:
http://www.walverine.com/

Book:
http://tinyurl.com/6ozaxc

Sep-21-10  mack: "I have nothing against gays and hope some day to find the courage to join their ranks"

A more positive attitude than another 'Life Master' who lurks around these parts.

Aug-02-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: trivia on Brian Wall..

<Brian Wall has played and won with every legal opening move for White and Black in USCF rated games.>

Source: Formation Attacks by Joel Johnson

Jan-03-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  FearNoEvil: Seeing that we are taking quotes from my books. Here are my thoughts related to "Creative Thinkers" from "Formation Attack Strategies". To all the players who are not confined by conventional thinking.

Chess is a thinking sport. Therefore one would think, intellectual imagination and creativity would be widely inspired and revered. These players make chess interesting and fun. They are Chess Inventors whom toil in their laboratory looking for the next “Benko Gambit”, an endless search for a revolutionary opening idea. Sure some of their ideas do not pan out and are quite outrageous. But they all have interesting concepts behind them and lead us to view chess differently.

Many people in the chess community do not share my personal feelings on this subject. They tend to treat these players with contempt. They chastise and ridicule them. They feel these players are ruining chess. However nothing could be further from the truth.

I salute each and every one of these creative thinkers. I also request them to please continue to indulge us with their “Outside of the Box” thinking.

There are so many of these inspirational players and Brian Wall is definitely one of them. Others would include Eric Schiller, Clyde Nakamura, Jonny Hector, Jack Young, Tony Miles, Michael Basman, to name just a few.

Joel Johnson

Oct-28-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: Met Brian a long time ago; we played in one of the many Monadnock Marathons.

Thought he was a decent guy anyway, but this is confirmed by the above quote from him.

Oct-28-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  parisattack: Co-authored a really fun book - 'How to Play Chess Like an Animal' with Anthea Carson.

Brian has been a fixture of the Rocky Mountain chess scene for over 40 years.

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