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Peter Straub
Number of games in database: 55
Years covered: 1978 to 2011
Last FIDE rating: 2053
Highest rating achieved in database: 2185
Overall record: +11 -31 =13 (31.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Apr-27-1944, 74 years old) Germany

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 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 55  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Z Franco Ocampos vs P Straub  1-0271978Buenos Aires opB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
2. D Pirrot vs P Straub  1-0351993Bad WoerishofenC44 King's Pawn Game
3. A Stangl vs P Straub  0-1221993MunichC51 Evans Gambit
4. P Straub vs E Sedina  0-1382000Stadt Casino opD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. A Santl vs P Straub  1-0332001Bad WoerishofenA04 Reti Opening
6. E Ghaem Maghami vs P Straub  1-0402001DubaiA34 English, Symmetrical
7. P Straub vs J Al-Huwar  0-1392001DubaiB06 Robatsch
8. S Kayumov vs P Straub  1-0282001DubaiB40 Sicilian
9. Amirali Rahimi vs P Straub  0-1392001DubaiB40 Sicilian
10. P Straub vs N Ramezan  0-1232001DubaiB40 Sicilian
11. P Straub vs G Li  0-1272001DubaiC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
12. M Essa Khori vs P Straub  0-1602001DubaiA07 King's Indian Attack
13. P Straub vs Vladimir Kase  ½-½122001DubaiD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. P Straub vs M Bin Hafiz  1-0262001DubaiB12 Caro-Kann Defense
15. N Shavtvaladze vs P Straub  1-0382001Aegean OpenB40 Sicilian
16. P Straub vs M Maki Uuro  ½-½212001Aegean OpenB85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical
17. M Mrdja vs P Straub  1-0272001Open AB40 Sicilian
18. P Straub vs P Tedeschi  1-0402001Open AB10 Caro-Kann
19. P Straub vs A Caoili  0-1472001Open AC77 Ruy Lopez
20. P Straub vs F Molina  0-1662001Open AA07 King's Indian Attack
21. D H Campora vs P Straub  1-0392003Gibraltar MastersB30 Sicilian
22. P Straub vs A Ledger  0-1272003Gibraltar MastersB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
23. J Shaw vs P Straub  1-0562003Gibraltar MastersB40 Sicilian
24. J M Bellon Lopez vs P Straub  ½-½272003Gibraltar MastersA06 Reti Opening
25. P Straub vs P Ofstad  ½-½352005Gibraltar MastersB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
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  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...

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  WannaBe: <HeMateMe> The author Peter Straub is born March 2, 1943, according to Wiki.
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