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Sture Valentin Nyman
Number of games in database: 52
Years covered: 1943 to 1994
Highest rating achieved in database: 2353

Overall record: +8 -22 =22 (36.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (11) 
    B41 B83 B88 B20 B61
 French Defense (5) 
    C18 C10 C17 C16
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C96 C80 C91 C88
 French Winawer (4) 
    C18 C17 C16
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C89 C97 C67 C83 C88
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D58 D59 D55
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A56 A62 A70
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C89 C97 C88
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   S Nyman vs A Lundqvist, 1962 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-01-1919, died 1997, 77 years old) Sweden

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Sture Valentin Nyman was born in Kramfors. He was awarded the IMC title in 1965.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 52  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. S Nyman vs K Skold  0-127 1943 StockholmC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
2. S Nyman vs G Borisenko  ½-½33 1962 W-ch4 corr6265B61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
3. S Nyman vs Lim Hong Gie  1-060 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C18 French, Winawer
4. S Nyman vs Nandor Dalko  1-054 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. V Bergraser vs S Nyman  0-137 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
6. J Coolen vs S Nyman  ½-½31 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265B60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
7. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  1-040 1962 corr-WchC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
8. I Ahmad vs S Nyman  ½-½61 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
9. R Arlauskas vs S Nyman  ½-½29 1962 W-ch4 corr6265C16 French, Winawer
10. M Salm vs S Nyman ½-½27 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
11. S Nyman vs Tolush  ½-½28 1962 corr Wch4B97 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. S Nyman vs P Dubinin  ½-½51 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265B41 Sicilian, Kan
13. S Nyman vs A Lundqvist ½-½149 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C16 French, Winawer
14. G Borisenko vs S Nyman  0-123 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
15. S Nyman vs Estrin  0-148 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB83 Sicilian
16. J Nielsen vs S Nyman  ½-½28 1965 corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
17. Berliner vs S Nyman 1-046 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
18. S Nyman vs H De Carbonnel  ½-½29 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
19. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  ½-½27 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
20. S Nyman vs A Ericson  1-051 1965 corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
21. S Nyman vs M O Abramson  ½-½47 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
22. Rokhlin vs S Nyman  1-040 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
23. S Nyman vs L Endzelins  0-147 1965 corres Wch5C28 Vienna Game
24. K Messere vs S Nyman  1-038 1965 Wch5 Final 6568C45 Scotch Game
25. Hybl vs S Nyman  1-033 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
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  whiteshark: John C. Knudsen wrote a book about him: <Chess Without Borders: The Life and Games of ICCF IM Sture Nyman>

The life and chess games of ICCF IM Sture Nyman from Sweden, <1919-1997>.

Nyman was a three-time [?;w/s] World Correspondence Chess Championship finalist and one of the top postal players of his era.

The book contains 227 games, 30 annotated. Algebraic notation. 28 chess diagrams and 9 photographs. Player, opening and annotater indexes.



<corr O'Kelly mem-GM, AJEC 1984>

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  whiteshark: Some more reviews: very detailed!!!

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