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John Collett
Number of games in database: 13
Years covered: 1937 to 1978
Overall record: +4 -4 =5 (50.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Nov-08-1909, died Nov-17-2008, 99 years old) Sweden

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 page 1 of 1; 13 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Collett vs Fine 0-1471937StockholmD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. J Collett vs M Yudovich Jr.  ½-½1919655.corr olE44 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2
3. J Collett vs S Tears  ½-½3219655.corr olE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
4. J Collett vs M Weiner  0-15319655.corr olE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
5. G Kepper vs J Collett 0-14219655.corr olE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
6. S Davey vs J Collett  ½-½4119655.corr olA07 King's Indian Attack
7. J Collett vs W Pietzsch  ½-½6919655.corr olE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
8. G Flum vs J Collett  ½-½3719655.corr olA06 Reti Opening
9. S Bilyap vs J Collett  0-14619655.corr olD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
10. H Prokopp vs J Collett  1-0291973corr 1.EU ttB15 Caro-Kann
11. P Wikstrom vs J Collett  0-1511975corrA02 Bird's Opening
12. Rosen vs J Collett  1-0431978corr 1.EU ttC07 French, Tarrasch
13. J Collett vs Petrzelka  1-0271978corr 1.EU ttA58 Benko Gambit
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  Tabanus: This mysterious guy functioned a "secretary" (and possibly kind of arbiter) during the Saltsj÷baden Interzonal in 1948. He played chess in the 1930's and corr. chess still in 2007. Said to be the oldest corr. chess player in the world!
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