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Eileen Tranmer
  
Number of games in database: 19
Years covered: 1946 to 1954
Overall record: +7 -7 =5 (50.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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EILEEN TRANMER
(born May-05-1910, died Sep-26-1983, 73 years old) United Kingdom

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Eileen Betsy Tranmer was born in Scarborough, England. Awarded the WIM title in 1950, she was Women's World Championship Challenger in 1949-50. She was also British Women's Champion in 1947, 1949, 1953 and 1961. She passed away in Ticehurst in 1983.

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Last updated: 2018-05-15 05:32:07

 page 1 of 1; 19 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Tranmer vs V Borisenko-Belova  0-1571946Radio MatchC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
2. V Borisenko-Belova vs E Tranmer  1-0501946Radio MatchD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
3. E Tranmer vs Keller-Hermann  0-1471949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
4. J Langos vs E Tranmer  ½-½511949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSE61 King's Indian
5. F Heemskerk vs E Tranmer  0-1371949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC02 French, Advance
6. E Tranmer vs I Larsen  ½-½461949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC10 French
7. E Bykova vs E Tranmer  1-0481949Moscow, WCH Woman RUSA07 King's Indian Attack
8. E Tranmer vs M Karff 1-0541950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack
9. C Chaude de Silans vs E Tranmer 0-1411950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC07 French, Tarrasch
10. V Borisenko-Belova vs E Tranmer  1-0491950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
11. O Rubtsova vs E Tranmer  ½-½311950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
12. C Benini vs E Tranmer  0-1451950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
13. M T Mora Iturralde vs E Tranmer  ½-½461950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC07 French, Tarrasch
14. E Tranmer vs N Hruskova-Belska  1-0761950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
15. E Tranmer vs G Gresser  1-0481950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC77 Ruy Lopez
16. E Tranmer vs L Rudenko ½-½641950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSC41 Philidor Defense
17. E Tranmer vs R Hermanowa 1-0171950Moscow, WCH Woman RUSB23 Sicilian, Closed
18. E Bykova vs E Tranmer  1-0611954ENG-URSC07 French, Tarrasch
19. E Tranmer vs E Bykova  0-1371954ENG-URSB32 Sicilian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-13-07  alshatranji: I think you should highlight some of her games, since she's tpday's player.
Apr-22-07  CaptainEvans: This lady was an accomplished clarinet playr with the Bournemouth Symphony orchestra, the Scottish orchestra and the Sadler Wells Ballet orchestra. When she won he British Ladies' Championship in 1949 she was the first player to win with a 100% record. A perfect example of the correlation that sometimes exists in being talented in both chess and music - just like Nigel Short and his guitar:-)
Feb-13-10
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  Breunor: Hard to beat Sergei Prokofiev for this category!
Feb-13-10  Cibator: Mark Taimanov (chess grandmaster and concert-standard pianist) would have to be up there too.
Feb-13-10  waustad: Vassily Smyslov is another musician who became WC.
Jul-27-11  Oliveira: <Quote of the Day>

"Move knights forward. ... Bishops may be moved backwards."

--- (?Eileen)Tranmer

Feb-13-13  LivBlockade: Is there a connection with Feb-13?
Feb-13-13  BIDMONFA: Eileen Tranmer

TRANMER, Eileen B.
http://www.bidmonfa.com/tranmer_eil...
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Feb-13-13  waustad: She was born 3 days after my mother. It is a surprise that she keeps coming up on Feb 13th though.
Feb-13-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: My first thought would normally have been that this player was the most notable with a birthday, but she lacks even that; moreover, there is Artur Yusupov, whose birthday is today.
Feb-13-13  waustad: <perfidious>Yes. However you choose to transliterate his name, he is much more notable.
May-15-18  mcgee: Does anyone have her win over Bykova in 1953 women's WC candidates tournament (just before Bykova became women's WC)? I've been looking in vain for it. This would be really appreciated. Thanks.
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