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Peter Straub
Number of games in database: 55
Years covered: 1978 to 2011
Last FIDE rating: 2117
Highest rating achieved in database: 2185
Overall record: +11 -31 =13 (31.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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PETER STRAUB
(born Apr-27-1944, 70 years old) Germany

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 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 55  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Z Franco Ocampos vs P Straub  1-027 1978 Buenos Aires opB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
2. D Pirrot vs P Straub  1-035 1993 It (open)C44 King's Pawn Game
3. A Stangl vs P Straub  0-122 1993 It (open)C51 Evans Gambit
4. P Straub vs E Sedina  0-138 2000 Stadt Casino opD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
5. M Essa Khori vs P Straub  0-160 2001 openB40 Sicilian
6. P Straub vs J Al-Huwar  0-139 2001 openB06 Robatsch
7. M Mrdja vs P Straub  1-027 2001 Open AB40 Sicilian
8. P Straub vs G Li  0-127 2001 openC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
9. E Ghaem Maghami vs P Straub  1-040 2001 openA34 English, Symmetrical
10. P Straub vs P Tedeschi  1-040 2001 Open AB10 Caro-Kann
11. P Straub vs N Ramezan  0-123 2001 openB40 Sicilian
12. A Santl vs P Straub  1-033 2001 openA04 Reti Opening
13. P Straub vs M Bin Hafiz  1-026 2001 openB12 Caro-Kann Defense
14. P Straub vs M Maki Uuro  ½-½21 2001 Aegean OpenB85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical
15. Amirali Rahimi vs P Straub  0-139 2001 openB40 Sicilian
16. P Straub vs F Molina  0-166 2001 Open AC00 French Defense
17. P Straub vs Vladimir Kase  ½-½12 2001 openD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. N Shavtvaladze vs P Straub  1-038 2001 Aegean OpenB40 Sicilian
19. S Kayumov vs P Straub  1-028 2001 openB40 Sicilian
20. P Straub vs A Caoili  0-147 2001 Open AC77 Ruy Lopez
21. J Shaw vs P Straub  1-056 2003 Gibraltar MastersB22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. P Straub vs A Ledger  0-127 2003 Gibraltar MastersB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
23. Campora vs P Straub  1-039 2003 Gibraltar MastersB30 Sicilian
24. J M Bellon Lopez vs P Straub  ½-½27 2003 Gibraltar MastersA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
25. P Straub vs P Ofstad  ½-½35 2005 Gibraltar MastersB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-15-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Surely this can't be the same guy who writes horror novels? Straub wrote "Ghost Story" (terrific movie), "The Talisman", and many other stories. Won the Bram Stoker award for mystery writing.

I bet he could create some scary combinations...

Sep-15-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: <HeMateMe> The author Peter Straub is born March 2, 1943, according to Wiki.
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