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David M Adams
Number of games in database: 35
Years covered: 1978 to 2007
Last FIDE rating: 2219
Highest rating achieved in database: 2234
Overall record: +12 -18 =5 (41.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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(born Jun-07-1949, 67 years old) United Kingdom

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 35  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. D M Adams vs D Gollogly  0-119 1978 85th NZ Ch Premier ReserveB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
2. Short vs D M Adams  ½-½47 1989 LondonB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
3. Miles vs D M Adams  1-061 1989 CannesE12 Queen's Indian
4. G Singh vs D M Adams  1-042 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC47 Four Knights
5. J Rudd vs D M Adams 1-049 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
6. D M Adams vs S Ledger  1-041 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRB22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. D M Adams vs E Bamber  ½-½31 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. D M Adams vs M Lyell  1-042 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC23 Bishop's Opening
9. D M Adams vs C Waters  0-146 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRB06 Robatsch
10. G Oswald vs D M Adams  1-062 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRA07 King's Indian Attack
11. J McDonnell vs D M Adams  0-168 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC41 Philidor Defense
12. J Conlon vs D M Adams  ½-½41 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC42 Petrov Defense
13. S Buckley vs D M Adams  1-031 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC24 Bishop's Opening
14. D M Adams vs D Ledger  0-149 2001 Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC50 Giuoco Piano
15. D M Adams vs P A Hutchinson  1-074 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsC42 Petrov Defense
16. P J Sowray vs D M Adams  0-129 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsA15 English
17. D M Adams vs T Rendle  0-160 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsC03 French, Tarrasch
18. D M Adams vs D Ledger  1-053 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsC24 Bishop's Opening
19. G Lee vs D M Adams  0-143 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
20. S Knott vs D M Adams 1-023 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
21. D M Adams vs M R Taylor  ½-½48 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsC53 Giuoco Piano
22. Emms vs D M Adams 1-043 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsC42 Petrov Defense
23. J Sherwin vs D M Adams  ½-½27 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsA09 Reti Opening
24. D M Adams vs E Dearing  0-166 2004 Smith & Williamson British ChampionshipsB06 Robatsch
25. S Fowler vs D M Adams  1-030 2007 British ChampionshipB02 Alekhine's Defense
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  pawn to QB4: Wot! No bio? I'll have to try myself. David Adams, lawyer, cricketer, always good company and stands his round - and what more can you say of any man? Described to me as the first among Sheffield players, in the triple sense that he was for many years the best player, there's still no finer gentleman and he's first in alphabetical order. Top British masters occasionally spot the grading and ask, "hang on, who's he?", possibly scared it might be Mickey's smarter, younger brother. Well, no, but I'll take this chance to brag that I have scored +2 -5 against a chap who typically inflicts this sort of thing D M Adams vs S Ledger, 2001 on us harmless locals.
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  pawn to QB4: Hi Prince Chi - kind offer, but maybe the page of a chap who's a very decent chess player and an even better prosecuting lawyer's not the best place to post?
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  pawn to QB4: ...and he's gone; blast, there goes my chance of making a fortune by sending my account details off to wherever it was. Have to carry on scraping a living here at work on Christmas Day with occasional breaks at the computer. Merry Christmas to all.
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  zanzibar: FIDE lists his dob as 1948. Here it's given as more exact, but 1949. Who's right?
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