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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 P Dubinin  ½-½51 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265B41 Sicilian, Kan
3. S Nyman vs A Lundqvist ½-½149 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C16 French, Winawer
4. S Nyman vs G Borisenko  ½-½33 1962 W-ch4 corr6265B61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
5. S Nyman vs Lim Hong Gie  1-060 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C18 French, Winawer
6. S Nyman vs Nandor Dalko  1-054 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. V Bergraser vs S Nyman  0-137 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
8. J Coolen vs S Nyman  ½-½31 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265B60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
9. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  1-040 1962 corr-WchC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
10. I Ahmad vs S Nyman  ½-½61 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
11. R Arlauskas vs S Nyman  ½-½29 1962 W-ch4 corr6265C16 French, Winawer
12. M Salm vs S Nyman ½-½27 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
13. S Nyman vs Tolush  ½-½28 1962 corr Wch4B97 Sicilian, Najdorf
14. S Nyman vs J Richter  0-146 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB41 Sicilian, Kan
15. S Nyman vs R Altshuler 0-134 1965 corr-5C45 Scotch Game
16. G Borisenko vs S Nyman  0-123 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
17. S Nyman vs Estrin  0-148 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB83 Sicilian
18. J Nielsen vs S Nyman  ½-½28 1965 corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
19. Berliner vs S Nyman 1-046 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
20. S Nyman vs H De Carbonnel  ½-½29 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
21. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  ½-½27 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
22. S Nyman vs A Ericson  1-051 1965 corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
23. S Nyman vs M O Abramson  ½-½47 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
24. Rokhlin vs S Nyman  1-040 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
25. S Nyman vs L Endzelins  0-147 1965 corres Wch5C28 Vienna Game
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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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