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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 B32 B28 B61 B50
 French Defense (5) 
    C18 C17 C16 C10
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C88 C80 C91 C96
 French Winawer (4) 
    C18 C17 C16
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C89 C67 C97 C83 C81
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C89 C88 C97
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D58 D55 D59
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A56 A70 A62
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Nyman vs A Lundqvist, 1962 1/2-1/2
   S Nyman vs J Kellner, 1968 1-0

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   4th Correspondence World Championship Final by crawfb5

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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 YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Nyman vs K Skold  0-1271943StockholmC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
2. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  1-0401962corr-WchC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
3. I Ahmad vs S Nyman  ½-½6119624th CC World Ch Final 6265E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
4. R Arlauskas vs S Nyman  ½-½291962W-ch4 corr6265C16 French, Winawer
5. M Salm vs S Nyman ½-½2719624th CC World Ch Final 6265C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
6. S Nyman vs Tolush  ½-½281962corr Wch4B97 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. S Nyman vs P Dubinin  ½-½5119624th CC World Ch Final 6265B41 Sicilian, Kan
8. S Nyman vs A Lundqvist ½-½14919624th CC World Ch Final 6265C16 French, Winawer
9. S Nyman vs G Borisenko  ½-½331962W-ch4 corr6265B61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
10. S Nyman vs Lim Hong Gie  1-06019624th CC World Ch Final 6265C18 French, Winawer
11. S Nyman vs Nandor Dalko  1-05419624th CC World Ch Final 6265C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
12. V Bergraser vs S Nyman  0-13719624th CC World Ch Final 6265E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
13. J Coolen vs S Nyman  ½-½3119624th CC World Ch Final 6265B60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
14. Hybl vs S Nyman  1-03319655th CC World Ch FinalA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
15. S Nyman vs W Stern  0-14519655th CC World Ch FinalC17 French, Winawer, Advance
16. K Husak vs S Nyman  1-07519655th CC World Ch FinalC67 Ruy Lopez
17. S Nyman vs J Richter  0-14619655th CC World Ch FinalB41 Sicilian, Kan
18. S Nyman vs R Altshuler 0-1341965corr-5C45 Scotch Game
19. G Borisenko vs S Nyman  0-12319655th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
20. S Nyman vs Estrin  0-14819655th CC World Ch FinalB83 Sicilian
21. Julius Nielsen vs S Nyman  ½-½281965corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
22. Berliner vs S Nyman 1-04619655th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
23. S Nyman vs H De Carbonnel  ½-½2919655th CC World Ch FinalB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
24. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  ½-½2719655th CC World Ch FinalC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
25. S Nyman vs A Ericson  1-0511965corres Wch5C27 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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