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Samuel Walter Billings
Number of games in database: 8
Years covered: 1908 to 1914
Overall record: +1 -7 =0 (12.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

Most played openings
D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense (2 games)
C24 Bishop's Opening (2 games)

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(born Mar-28-1879, died Jan-03-1916, 36 years old) United Kingdom

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Last updated: 2019-11-17 10:33:09

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A J Mackenzie vs S W Billings 1-0251908Birmingham CC - Cheltenham CCD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
2. A West vs S W Billings  1-0371912BCF-ch 9thD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
3. S W Billings vs W Gibson  0-1231912BCF-ch 9thD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
4. R C Griffith vs S W Billings 1-0261912BCF-ch 9thC24 Bishop's Opening
5. R C Griffith vs S W Billings 1-0261912BCF-ch 9thC24 Bishop's Opening
6. S W Billings vs O Tipal  1-0371913BCF-ch 1st class tD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. S W Billings vs H Bogdanor  0-1431914BCF-ch Major OpenC54 Giuoco Piano
8. W H Watts vs S W Billings  1-0361914BCF-ch Major OpenC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
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  MissScarlett: <Mr. S.W. Billing has been killed while fighting in the ranks of the Universities and Public Schools’ Battalion. Mr. Billings was a regular competitor at annual national congresses of the British Chess Federation. The Chess Amateur July 1916>


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  Stonehenge: Samuel Walter Billings

<Practised at Cheltenham. Served as a Private in Universities and Public Schools Batt. Royal Fusiliers. Died Jan. 3, 1916, of wounds received in action the previous day.>

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  Tabanus: Born 28 March 1879 according to an unsourced family tree.

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