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Bruce Rind
Number of games in database: 31
Years covered: 1978 to 1993
Last FIDE rating: 2307
Highest rating achieved in database: 2335

Overall record: +11 -16 =4 (41.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (4) 
    E62 E63 E69
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (8) 
    B32 B21 B30
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(born Aug-03-1953, 67 years old) United States of America

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Bruce Laurence Rind was born in 1953 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was awarded the IM title in 1979.

Last updated: 2020-05-28 03:59:15

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 31  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. B Rind vs A D Martin  1-03119782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA96 Dutch, Classical Variation
2. Westerinen vs B Rind  1-05119782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB32 Sicilian
3. J Flesch vs B Rind 1-05919782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA04 Reti Opening
4. B Rind vs A Haik  1-03419782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
5. Shamkovich vs B Rind  1-04219782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB32 Sicilian
6. B Rind vs C Crouch  1-03519782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
7. B Rind vs Pachman  0-1401979Lone PineA06 Reti Opening
8. P Biyiasas vs B Rind  1-0391979Lone PineB30 Sicilian
9. B Rind vs Petursson  0-1441979Lone PineA14 English
10. Janosevic vs B Rind ½-½221979Lone PineB32 Sicilian
11. B Rind vs R Ayyar  1-0441979Lone PineE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
12. B Rind vs J L Watson  ½-½431979Lone PineE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
13. E Formanek vs B Rind  1-0791979Lone PineA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
14. Joel Benjamin vs B Rind  0-1541979Lone PineB30 Sicilian
15. B Rind vs M Wilder  1-0301979Lone PineE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
16. B Rind vs Panno  0-1461980Lone PineA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
17. L Christiansen vs B Rind  0-1531980Lone PineA30 English, Symmetrical
18. B Rind vs Bisguier  ½-½211980Lone PineA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
19. Dzindzichashvili vs B Rind  1-0381980Lone PineE12 Queen's Indian
20. B Rind vs Petursson  0-1451980Lone PineA14 English
21. V Zaltsman vs B Rind  0-1741980Lone PineE00 Queen's Pawn Game
22. B Rind vs A Lein  0-1441980Lone PineE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
23. B Rind vs Shamkovich  0-1641980Lone PineA35 English, Symmetrical
24. M Ginsburg vs B Rind 0-1501980Lone PineB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
25. I Wells vs B Rind  ½-½421980MatchB32 Sicilian
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  Benzol: Anyone know for sure if this is US player Bruce Rind?
Premium Chessgames Member We did some research, and Chessbase has Bruce playing at both the Lone Pine Open '79 as well as the Lloyds Bank in '78. Therefore, we'll go with them and say "yes".
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  Phony Benoni: I have tournament bulletins from Lone Pine 1979 and 1980, and Bruce Rind played in both of those events. USCF crosstables confirm the games played in 1992 and 1993.
May-29-08  Strongest Force: Bruce was a good friend of mine during his college years. He went on to become a world famous psychologist.
Aug-03-08  artyom2008: happy birthday bruce rind !!!
Aug-03-10  eightsquare: Happy Birthday!!
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  GrahamClayton: <Strongest Force>Bruce was a good friend of mine during his college years. He went on to become a world famous psychologist.

Rind was involved in a controversial study of child abuse which was censured by the United States Congress:

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  whiteshark: In the US, 100,000 cattle are slaughtered every day.
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  TheAlchemist: Rindfleischetikettierungsüberwachungsaufgabensüb-
ertragungsgesetz. I hope I got it correctly, though I think it technically doesn't exist anymore :-)
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  Marcelo Bruno: Hello, everybody! Does someone know from which game is this position below?


In this case Black wins and mates in four moves: 1.…Rh6+ 2.Kg1 Rh1+ 3.Kxh1 Qh3+ 4.Kg1 Qxg2#.

I received an information that the game was played by Bruce Rind (White) and Gianfrancesco Gandolfi (Black) in Milan, 1939; however I found an information that this seems unlikely because, according to Chessgames database, Bruce Rind was born in 1953.

Thanks for your attention.

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