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Philip Michael Short
  
Number of games in database: 65
Years covered: 1974 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2333 (2241 rapid)

Overall record: +24 -26 =15 (48.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (7) 
    E73 E65 E61 E60 E72
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    D02 E10 E00
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (7) 
    C15 C03 C02 C01 C18
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   P Short vs G McCarthy, 1978 1/2-1/2
   S Brady vs P Short, 1991 0-1
   J McMorrow vs P Short, 2016 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bunratty Masters (2014)
   E.U. Championship and Cork Chess Congress (2005)
   Bunratty Masters (2016)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Bunratty Masters
   P Short vs Short (Feb-18-17) 0-1
   L Le Ruyet vs P Short (Feb-21-16) 1/2-1/2
   P Short vs P K Wells (Feb-21-16) 0-1
   P Short vs G Jones (Feb-20-16) 1/2-1/2
   M Heidenfeld vs P Short (Feb-20-16) 1-0

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PHILIP MICHAEL SHORT
(born May-15-1960, died Aug-31-2018, 58 years old) Ireland

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FIDE master Philip Michael Short was Irish champion in 1981 (=David Joseph Dunne) and was equal first in 1982 but lost on tie-break. He became national champion again in 1986 (=John Delaney), 1988 and came joint first in 2015 and 2017.

Last updated: 2018-09-04 16:49:59

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 65  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Short vs J O'Brien  0-1401974MulcahyA57 Benko Gambit
2. T Myers vs P Short  ½-½221974MulcahyB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
3. P Short vs D Blair  1-0411974MulcahyE65 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav, 7.O-O
4. M Coveney vs P Short  0-1341974MulcahyA05 Reti Opening
5. P Short vs J Scanlon  1-0521974MulcahyE72 King's Indian
6. P Short vs G McCarthy ½-½261978Cavan OpenE00 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Ftacnik vs P Short  1-0371982Chess OlympiadD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
8. M Taha vs P Short  0-1411986Chess OlympiadE20 Nimzo-Indian
9. H M Jasim vs P Short  1-0491986Chess OlympiadC01 French, Exchange
10. P Short vs M M Choisme 0-1721986Chess OlympiadD85 Grunfeld
11. P Short vs N Saeed  ½-½421986Chess OlympiadE61 King's Indian
12. Johnny Jose Perez vs P Short  ½-½401986Chess OlympiadC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
13. C Hon vs P Short  ½-½171986Chess OlympiadC45 Scotch Game
14. E Grivas vs P Short 1-0251986Chess OlympiadD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
15. P Short vs Adams  ½-½631991Dublin TelecomE13 Queen's Indian, 4.Nc3, Main line
16. S Brady vs P Short 0-1271991Ch CityC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
17. Suba vs P Short  ½-½401991Dublin TelecomA55 Old Indian, Main line
18. Baburin vs P Short  1-0471993Mulcahy /94A53 Old Indian
19. Miles vs P Short  1-0291993Dublin ZonalD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. P Short vs Adams  0-1381993Dublin ZonalE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
21. P Short vs Baburin  ½-½2919956 Cork congressB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
22. R O'Donovan vs P Short ½-½191997It openC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
23. P Short vs J Ryan  ½-½481997Kilkenny MastersD02 Queen's Pawn Game
24. P Short vs J Hurley  1-0401997Kilkenny MastersD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
25. P Short vs C A Brady  1-0321997Kilkenny MastersE60 King's Indian Defense
 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 65  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-15-05  aw1988: No relation to Nigel Short?
May-15-05  mohd rafi fan: This Short is Irish. Nigel Short is British.
Dec-06-07  pawnofdoom: Can anyone veryfy if the first few games of this guy (the 1974 ones) are supposed to be for J Short? Both played at that tournament.
Jan-01-12
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  wordfunph: 1981 Irish co-Champion with David Joseph Dunne scoring +4-0=5.

Source: 1981 Irish Chess Championship by Tony Doyle

Feb-19-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Do the players refer to him as "Short, the shorter"?
Jul-09-13  Zonszein: His game against Baburin was very nice
Jul-24-15
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  Domdaniel: Philip Short was joint 1st in the 2015 Irish Championship -- 34 years after his first victory in 1981, and 27 years since his last win in 1988.
Jul-24-15
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  perfidious: Better late'n never for a return to the winners' circle.
Aug-05-15
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  Domdaniel: <perf> Now it's your turn... maybe not the US Champs, but you could head down to Florida and demolish a certain Luff Meister...
Aug-07-17
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  Domdaniel: Short adds another Irish Championship to his collection, with 7/9 in Ennis 2017 (shared with Alex Lopez). Philip's run included 5 wins in a row against Baburin, Lopez, Daly, et al.
Sep-01-18  Gallicrow: Another good one bites the dust:
https://www.icu.ie/articles/792
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