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Michael Hennigan
Number of games in database: 73
Years covered: 1986 to 2010
Last FIDE rating: 2391 (2384 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2455

Overall record: +25 -30 =18 (46.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Uncommon Opening (10) 
 Sicilian (5) 
    B45 B44 B74 B31 B33
 Reti System (5) 
    A05 A06 A04
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (12) 
    E94 E92 E77 E97 E81
 Sicilian (11) 
    B30 B67 B89 B40 B68
 Pirc (7) 
    B07 B08 B09
 Alekhine's Defense (5) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Hennigan vs Chandler, 1999 1-0
   J Emms vs M Hennigan, 1993 0-1
   C G Ward vs M Hennigan, 2000 0-1
   M Hennigan vs M Gurevich, 1989 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Gibraltar Masters (2005)

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(born Oct-08-1970, 49 years old) United Kingdom

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International Master (1991). World U18 Champion in 1988, British U21 Champion in 1991 and British Champion 1993.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 73  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Adams vs M Hennigan 1-0261986OakhamB07 Pirc
2. I Rogers vs M Hennigan  1-0351987BCF-chE92 King's Indian
3. Short vs M Hennigan 1-0311987BCF-chB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
4. M Hennigan vs K Spraggett  1-0271988Lugano OpenB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
5. M Hennigan vs P Motwani  0-1511988BCF-chC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
6. Judit Polgar vs M Hennigan  1-0331988Duncan LawrieB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
7. Zsofia Polgar vs M Hennigan  0-1261988Duncan LawrieB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
8. M Hennigan vs L McLaren  ½-½621989British ChC07 French, Tarrasch
9. Miles vs M Hennigan 1-021198917th World OpenB08 Pirc, Classical
10. M Hennigan vs M Gurevich  1-046198917th World OpenC03 French, Tarrasch
11. Chiburdanidze vs M Hennigan  ½-½7198917th World OpenB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
12. Z Rahman vs M Hennigan  0-152198913th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
13. M Hennigan vs I Rogers  0-133198913th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
14. F Braga vs M Hennigan  0-1481990Rome OpenB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
15. Anand vs M Hennigan  1-0401990OakhamB07 Pirc
16. Ivkov vs M Hennigan  ½-½411990Rome OpenB08 Pirc, Classical
17. Sherzer vs M Hennigan  1-0301990Wch U20B07 Pirc
18. Suba vs M Hennigan  1-0281991Hastings ChallengerE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
19. M Hennigan vs D Norwood  1-0571991BCF-chB07 Pirc
20. M Hennigan vs Bronstein 1-0221992Hastings ChallengersC70 Ruy Lopez
21. M Hennigan vs Rublevsky  ½-½571992III-IVB44 Sicilian
22. Svidler vs M Hennigan  0-1351992Oakham YMB07 Pirc
23. Igor Ivanov vs M Hennigan  ½-½76199216th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
24. Baburin vs M Hennigan  1-0511993Kilkenny OpenE60 King's Indian Defense
25. I Gurevich vs M Hennigan  1-0381993Hastings /94B68 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 9...Be7
 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 73  PGN Download
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Jul-31-08  myschkin: <>
British Junior Chess Champion U21
in 1991

British Chess Champion
in 1993


Trivia: Tracking the Hennigan Y-Chromosome :D

Dec-03-08  BIDMONFA: Michael Hennigan


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