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Robert Wayne Smith
Number of games in database: 457
Years covered: 1976 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2235 (2170 rapid, 2164 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2316
Overall record: +191 -148 =118 (54.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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   🏆 8th Asian Seniors 50+ Championship
   M Lodhi vs R W Smith (Oct-15-17) 1-0
   H Bennett vs R W Smith (Oct-14-17) 0-1
   R W Smith vs B Lim (Oct-13-17) 1-0
   R W Smith vs P Chan (Oct-12-17) 1/2-1/2
   B R Watson vs R W Smith (Oct-12-17) 1-0

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(born Mar-15-1956, 62 years old) New Zealand

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Robert Wayne Smith was born in Auckland, New Zealand in 1956. A FIDE master, he became joint New Zealand Champion with Russell John Dive and Martin P Dreyer in 1995-96 and jointly again in 2015. He is the husband of Vivian Smith and is also a former President of the New Zealand Chess Federation. Smith is also a FIDE Trainer (2005) and an International Organizer (2011).

Wikipedia article: Robert W. Smith (chess player)

Last updated: 2017-03-15 21:37:35

 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 457  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R W Smith vs P Garbett  0-1801976North Island ChA48 King's Indian
2. R Mollekens vs R W Smith  1-0301976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
3. F Cote vs R W Smith  ½-½511976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B41 Sicilian, Kan
4. A G Kerr vs R W Smith  ½-½421976North Island ChB02 Alekhine's Defense
5. P Rasmussen vs R W Smith  0-1401976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B54 Sicilian
6. R K N Lanning vs R W Smith  ½-½271976North Island ChB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
7. R W Smith vs Nunn  0-1331976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B06 Robatsch
8. E Keogh vs R W Smith  0-1321976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B50 Sicilian
9. A Kanai vs R W Smith  ½-½441976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B20 Sicilian
10. R W Smith vs K Jensen 0-13719763rd Winstones TournamentB06 Robatsch
11. A Pool vs R W Smith 0-1151976North Island ChD01 Richter-Veresov Attack
12. R L Perry vs R W Smith ½-½311976North Island ChB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
13. R W Smith vs J Schammo  ½-½401976Haifa Olympiad (Men)A04 Reti Opening
14. A Day vs R W Smith  1-0341976Auckland Summer CupB71 Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation
15. P R Green vs R W Smith  0-125197683rd NZ Ch Premier ReserveB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
16. W N Wilson vs R W Smith  0-1251976Auckland Open ChB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
17. R W Smith vs J Cooper  0-1321976OlympiadC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
18. H Sobrado vs R W Smith  0-1391976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B02 Alekhine's Defense
19. I Saren vs R W Smith  1-0311976Haifa Olympiad (Men)B77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
20. J Delamarre vs R W Smith  0-1301977Wijk-aan-Zee, The NetherlandsB03 Alekhine's Defense
21. R W Smith vs J N Metge  0-13219774th Winstones TtC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
22. R W Smith vs V Small  ½-½451977New Zealand ChampionshipB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
23. B R Anderson vs R W Smith  0-1441977New Zealand ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
24. R W Smith vs K Jensen  0-1301977New Zealand ChampionshipA57 Benko Gambit
25. Chandler vs R W Smith  1-0481977New Zealand ChampionshipB72 Sicilian, Dragon
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  Benzol: Bob Smith was competing today in Howick Pakuranga Chess Club's Latvian Gambit Tournament. Happy birthday Bob.

Richard Taylor, David Taylor and myself were among the chessgames members who were also there.

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  Richard Taylor: Good to see Bob's games here!
Mar-15-09  blacksburg: <Bob Smith> - most boring chess name ever. needs to be changed to <smithovitchikoviko>.
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  Richard Taylor: Yes two common names in English. Like my name also! But Richard has a kingly sound!
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