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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 B61 B28 B32 B88
 French Defense (5) 
    C18 C17 C10 C16
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C88 C96 C80 C91
 French Winawer (4) 
    C18 C16 C17
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C89 C83 C67 C88 C81
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C89 C97 C88
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D58 D55 D59
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A56 A62 A70
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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. S Nyman vs A Lundqvist ½-½14919624th CC World Ch Final 6265C16 French, Winawer
3. S Nyman vs G Borisenko  ½-½331962W-ch4 corr6265B61 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer, Larsen Variation, 7.Qd2
4. S Nyman vs Lim Hong Gie  1-06019624th CC World Ch Final 6265C18 French, Winawer
5. S Nyman vs Nandor Dalko  1-05419624th CC World Ch Final 6265C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
6. V Bergraser vs S Nyman  0-13719624th CC World Ch Final 6265E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
7. J Coolen vs S Nyman  ½-½3119624th CC World Ch Final 6265B60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
8. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  1-0401962corr-WchC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
9. I Ahmad vs S Nyman  ½-½6119624th CC World Ch Final 6265E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
10. R Arlauskas vs S Nyman  ½-½291962W-ch4 corr6265C16 French, Winawer
11. M Salm vs S Nyman ½-½2719624th CC World Ch Final 6265C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
12. S Nyman vs Tolush  ½-½281962corr Wch4B97 Sicilian, Najdorf
13. S Nyman vs P Dubinin  ½-½5119624th CC World Ch Final 6265B41 Sicilian, Kan
14. S Nyman vs R Altshuler 0-1341965corr-5C45 Scotch Game
15. G Borisenko vs S Nyman  0-12319655th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
16. S Nyman vs Estrin  0-14819655th CC World Ch FinalB83 Sicilian
17. Berliner vs S Nyman 1-04619655th CC World Ch FinalA56 Benoni Defense
18. Julius Nielsen vs S Nyman  ½-½281965corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
19. S Nyman vs H De Carbonnel  ½-½2919655th CC World Ch FinalB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
20. V Zagorovsky vs S Nyman  ½-½2719655th CC World Ch FinalC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
21. S Nyman vs A Ericson  1-0511965corres Wch5C27 Vienna Game
22. S Nyman vs M O Abramson  ½-½4719655th CC World Ch FinalB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
23. Rokhlin vs S Nyman  1-04019655th CC World Ch FinalA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
24. K Messere vs S Nyman  1-0381965Wch5 Final 6568C45 Scotch Game
25. S Nyman vs L Endzelins  0-1471965corres 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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