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Helen Milligan
Number of games in database: 159
Years covered: 1982 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 1938
Highest rating achieved in database: 2124
Overall record: +36 -64 =59 (41.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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Most played openings
A15 English (10 games)
C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed (7 games)
B30 Sicilian (6 games)
B42 Sicilian, Kan (6 games)
B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack (5 games)
B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack (5 games)
B08 Pirc, Classical (5 games)
C77 Ruy Lopez (4 games)
B18 Caro-Kann, Classical (4 games)
C11 French (4 games)

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HELEN MILLIGAN
(born Aug-25-1962, 52 years old) United Kingdom (citizen of New Zealand)

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Dr Helen Milligan (nee Scott), WFM, was born on the 25th of August 1962. She was Scottish Women's Champion in 1982 and joint British Women's Champion in 1983.

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 159  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. M Watai vs H Milligan  ½-½35 1982 Luzern ol (Women)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
2. G House vs H Milligan  ½-½60 1989 Edinburgh opC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
3. N Tagnon vs H Milligan  0-132 1992 Manila olwC39 King's Gambit Accepted
4. J Gilbert vs H Milligan  ½-½19 2000 London MSO Banwell memE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
5. H Milligan vs N Cinak  ½-½37 2001 EuTChwB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. P Ornstein vs H Milligan  1-067 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB33 Sicilian
7. H Milligan vs A Vuji  1-041 2001 EuTChwB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
8. H Milligan vs T Baklanova  0-132 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB32 Sicilian
9. H Milligan vs B Hund  ½-½51 2001 EuTChwC45 Scotch Game
10. H Milligan vs F Capuano  ½-½47 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenC42 Petrov Defense
11. E Shaughnessy vs H Milligan  0-126 2001 EuTChwB30 Sicilian
12. H Milligan vs M Kaniak 1-039 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenC44 King's Pawn Game
13. N Popova vs H Milligan ½-½47 2001 EuTChwB33 Sicilian
14. I Tetenkina vs H Milligan 1-028 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenA14 English
15. H Milligan vs S Agrest  0-162 2001 EuTChwB32 Sicilian
16. M Costagliola vs H Milligan  1-077 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB26 Sicilian, Closed, 6.Be3
17. I Tekielak vs H Milligan  ½-½18 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
18. H Milligan vs D Reizniece-Ozala 1-031 2001 EuTChwB32 Sicilian
19. H Milligan vs H Erenska-Barlo  ½-½25 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
20. Z Hagarova vs H Milligan  1-055 2001 EuTChwB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
21. A Matnadze vs H Milligan  1-028 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
22. H Milligan vs E Smolak 1-018 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
23. M Makropoulou vs H Milligan  1-043 2001 EuTChwB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
24. K Apanaviciute vs H Milligan  ½-½33 2001 2nd ch-EUR WomenB30 Sicilian
25. H Milligan vs M Womacka  0-131 2004 Gibraltar MastersB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-16-04  mack: Does Mr Milligan have no forename?
Oct-16-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  paulalbert: This is Ms. Helen Milligan, an interesting lady whom I had the pleasure of meeting when she worked at the British Chess Magazine store on Baker Street in London. Her academic background is in physics. Paul Albert
Oct-17-04  mack: Well thank you for that. Shows me up for presuming that every chess player is male.
Aug-25-06  BIDMONFA: Helen Milligan

MILLIGAN, Helen
http://www.bidmonfa.com/milligan_he...
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Aug-25-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  keypusher: Looks like Jonathan Speelman.
Aug-25-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: When she plays, how many Milligan(s) is she allowed? :-))
Jul-08-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  Jonathan Sarfati: She has a doctorate in astrophysics, WFM title and according to Richard Taylor chessforum she is the wife of GM Murray Chandler, with whom she has co-authored Chess for Children.
Jul-08-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  Richard Taylor: She was in the North Island Tournament and seemed a very nice person - she was in the finals - I mean she had a good score - everyone was playing badly though ... myself included - I think the time control was too fast and two games a day is difficult.

Murray Chandler and her are living here in Auckland now.

She must be pretty bright to have degree in astrophyiscs... those guys know things most people can never even start to think about: but the cosmos fascinates us all.

Jul-08-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: She got seconded into taking the photos of the various winners in the North Island Championships today. I spoke briefly with her. That photo of <BIDMONFA>'s doesn't do her justice BTW.
Aug-25-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: Happy Birthday Helen.
Aug-25-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: Many happy returns again Helen.
Oct-10-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  Richard Taylor: Same here - I played Helen in recent rapid - she played the "Moscow var" a line anaylsed by Murray Chandler in book she has written on those systems!

<Benzol> See her response to Peter Stuart's English (as played v you) - it will show you a good line versus what he played - which is o.k. I was looking at it today.

Oct-11-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: <Richard> Thanks for the heads up on her game with Peter Stuart. However, to me Helen's position in that game still appears to be difficult.
Apr-03-09  Dredge Rivers: M-I-double L-I
GAN spells Milligan!
Aug-25-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: All the best on your birthday Helen.

:)

Aug-14-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  waustad: It is interesting that she's playing in the olympiad but her husband, Murray Chandler, isn't.
Oct-20-12  drakkenboy: I don't think Helen Milligan is the wife of Murry Chandler because last time i saw him he was with his NEW Girlfriend
Jun-06-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: She's the webmaster of 'Gambit Publications'.

http://www.gambitbooks.com/

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