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Bruce R Anderson
Number of games in database: 81
Years covered: 1963 to 2003
Last FIDE rating: 2188
Highest rating achieved in database: 2290
Overall record: +31 -34 =16 (48.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Sep-04-1948, 69 years old) New Zealand

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Bruce R Anderson was New Zealand Champion in 1967-68.

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 81  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. B R Anderson vs R Mills  1-038196371st NZ Ch ReserveC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
2. B R Anderson vs O Sarapu  ½-½43196572nd New Zealand ChampionshipC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
3. O Sarapu vs B R Anderson  1-047196673rd New Zealand ChampionshipB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
4. O Sarapu vs B R Anderson  ½-½34196774th New Zealand ChampionshipE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
5. B R Anderson vs O Sarapu  ½-½50196976th New Zealand ChampionshipB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
6. I Radulov vs B R Anderson 1-0381970ol (Men) qual-FB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. B R Anderson vs P Garbett  1-0421977Civic C C Easter TtC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
8. V Small vs B R Anderson 1-0231977Civic C C Easter TtB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
9. A J Love vs B R Anderson  0-1351977South Island ChB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
10. Ian Martin Sims vs B R Anderson  0-1251977National Teams TtB53 Sicilian
11. B R Anderson vs S Nasir Ali  1-0361977Second Philips Asian Teams ChampionshipC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
12. B R Anderson vs V Small  0-1321977Canterbury C C Swiss TtA30 English, Symmetrical
13. B R Anderson vs A Nijman  1-0591977South Island ChC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
14. P W Power vs B R Anderson 0-122197784th New Zealand ChampionshipB95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
15. V Small vs B R Anderson 1-0361977Canterbury C C ChC26 Vienna
16. B R Anderson vs P Garbett 1-0311977Auckland, New ZealandB27 Sicilian
17. B R Anderson vs P R Green 1-0281977Civic C C Easter TtB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
18. R L Perry vs B R Anderson  1-0231977South Island ChB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. W Leonhardt vs B R Anderson  1-047197784th New Zealand ChampionshipA65 Benoni, 6.e4
20. W Norton vs B R Anderson  0-1261977Canterbury C C ChB89 Sicilian
21. B R Anderson vs K Jensen  ½-½281977Civic C C TtA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
22. Ian Martin Sims vs B R Anderson 0-1311977South Island ChC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
23. L Aptekar vs B R Anderson  1-049197784th New Zealand ChampionshipA60 Benoni Defense
24. D Beach vs B R Anderson  0-1361977Civic C C Easter TtA28 English
25. B R Anderson vs A B Pointon  1-0241977South Island ChB35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4
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  Benzol: Bruce R Anderson
Born 4th September 1948
He was New Zealand Champion 1967-68.
Feb-20-07  AlanWilkinson: Bruce was also a NZ Schoolboy champion and a stalwart of the Canterbury Chess Club in Christchurch. We were good buddies as students but I haven't seen him for many years.

He was a very strong player both tactically and strategically. He later took up Contract Bridge and was also NZ championship grade in that.

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  Benzol: Happy Birthday Bruce.
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  Benzol: Many happy returns Bruce.
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