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Sture Valentin Nyman
Number of games in database: 51
Years covered: 1962 to 1994
Highest rating achieved in database: 2353
Overall record: +8 -21 =22 (37.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (11) 
    B41 B44 B61 B83 B28
 French Defense (5) 
    C18 C17 C16 C10
 French Winawer (4) 
    C18 C17 C16
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C89 C88 C83 C97 C81
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A56 A70 A62
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C89 C88 C97
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D58 D55 D59
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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 51  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. S Nyman vs Tolush  ½-½28 1962 corr Wch4B97 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. S Nyman vs Lim Hong Gie  1-060 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C18 French, Winawer
3. R Arlauskas vs S Nyman  ½-½29 1962 W-ch4 corr6265C16 French, Winawer
4. S Nyman vs Nandor Dalko  1-054 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. J Coolen vs S Nyman  ½-½31 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265B60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
6. S Nyman vs G Borisenko  ½-½33 1962 W-ch4 corr6265B61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
7. V Bergraser vs S Nyman  0-137 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
8. M Salm vs S Nyman ½-½27 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
9. I Ahmad vs S Nyman  ½-½61 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
10. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  1-040 1962 corr-WchC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
11. S Nyman vs A Lundqvist ½-½149 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265C16 French, Winawer
12. S Nyman vs P Dubinin  ½-½51 1962 4th CC World Ch Final 6265B41 Sicilian, Kan
13. Berliner vs S Nyman 1-046 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
14. Rokhlin vs S Nyman  1-040 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
15. S Nyman vs M O Abramson  ½-½47 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
16. S Nyman vs W Stern  0-145 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalC17 French, Winawer, Advance
17. Hybl vs S Nyman  1-033 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
18. S Nyman vs R Altshuler 0-134 1965 corr-5C45 Scotch Game
19. K Messere vs S Nyman  1-038 1965 Wch5 Final 6568C45 Scotch Game
20. S Nyman vs J Richter  0-146 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB41 Sicilian, Kan
21. J Nielsen vs S Nyman  ½-½28 1965 corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
22. K Husak vs S Nyman  1-075 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalC67 Ruy Lopez
23. S Nyman vs Estrin  0-148 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalB83 Sicilian
24. S Nyman vs A Ericson  1-051 1965 corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
25. G Borisenko vs S Nyman  0-123 1965 5th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
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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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