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William Ballard
Number of games in database: 8
Years covered: 1872 to 1889
Overall record: +3 -5 =0 (37.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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C39 King's Gambit Accepted (2 games)

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(born Mar-31-1848, died Sep-01-1933, 85 years old) United States of America

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Dr. William Robert Ballard (Junior) was born in Naples (Italy) in 1848. He was a strong London chess player in the late 19th, early 20th century. His father was a native of New York, and, for some years, the leading American dentist in London. Brother of Louisa Matilda Fagan.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Blackburne vs W R Ballard 1-0361872Blindfold simul, 10bC44 King's Pawn Game
2. Zukertort vs W R Ballard  1-0431873London CCC53 Giuoco Piano
3. Blackburne vs W R Ballard  1-0271873Blindfold simul, 10bC60 Ruy Lopez
4. W R Ballard vs Holeman  0-1491874City of London CC - Bermondsey CC mB01 Scandinavian
5. W R Ballard vs Bird 1-0241879LondonC33 King's Gambit Accepted
6. W R Ballard vs J Fagan 1-0301884Odds Game000 Chess variants
7. E Thorold vs W R Ballard  0-1271884CliftonC39 King's Gambit Accepted
8. Gunsberg vs W R Ballard 1-0241889London m/1C39 King's Gambit Accepted
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Jan-04-09  WhiteRook48: only lost to Blackburne and Zukertort. Pretty good record.

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