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Bertil Westin
  
Number of games in database: 2
Years covered: 1987
Last FIDE rating: 1996


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BERTIL WESTIN
(born Aug-29-1927, died Dec-28-2015, 88 years old) Sweden

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Last updated: 2020-12-07 04:21:43

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Z Ali vs B Westin 1-011198711th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
2. J Bonin vs B Westin  1-023198711th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-07-20
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  GrahamClayton: Bertil Westin (b. August 29 1927; d. December 28, 2015)

Obituary: https://sites.google.com/site/aling...

Dec-07-20  areknames: Thanks for the link to Westin's obituary, <GrahamClayton>. Seems like an interesting guy and apparently one of the pinnacles of his life was to be whipped by Bobby Fischer -whom he desribed as 'really nice person' - in an offhand blitz game during the Stockholm Interzonal in 1962. Great stuff!

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