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Lian-Ann Tan
Number of games in database: 111
Years covered: 1963 to 1992
Last FIDE rating: 2231
Highest rating achieved in database: 2302
Overall record: +36 -39 =36 (48.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Sep-08-1947, 74 years old) Singapore

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Lian-Ann Tan was awarded the IM title in 1973 and was six times Singapore Champion.

Wikipedia article: Tan Lian Ann

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 111  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gheorghiu vs L A Tan ½-½2719637th World Junior ChB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. M Moe vs L A Tan  ½-½5019637th World Junior ChB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. L A Tan vs Alvarez 1-04019637th World Junior ChE73 King's Indian
4. L A Tan vs Keene 0-1401965TournamentA65 Benoni, 6.e4
5. L A Tan vs Huebner  ½-½201965Wch U20 q-5A89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
6. I Johannsson vs L A Tan  1-0641968Lugano Olympiad qual-7A14 English
7. L A Tan vs Bobotsov 0-1411968Lugano Olympiad qual-7B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
8. Jose Jimenez vs L A Tan  0-1761968Lugano Olympiad qual-7B01 Scandinavian
9. S Garcia Martinez vs L A Tan  1-0601968Lugano Olympiad qual-7B01 Scandinavian
10. L A Tan vs N Suer  ½-½411968Lugano Olympiad qual-7C55 Two Knights Defense
11. L A Tan vs R Silva Nazzari  1-0421968Lugano Olympiad Final-DC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
12. A Constantinou vs L A Tan  0-1341968Lugano Olympiad Final-DB01 Scandinavian
13. L A Tan vs M Castro Aguilar  1-0281968Lugano Olympiad Final-DB01 Scandinavian
14. J Rovira Mas vs L A Tan  0-1471968Lugano Olympiad Final-DB01 Scandinavian
15. L A Tan vs C Salameh 1-0181968Lugano Olympiad Final-DC07 French, Tarrasch
16. A Malagon Diaz vs L A Tan  0-1381968Lugano Olympiad Final-DA00 Uncommon Opening
17. L A Tan vs W Hook  1-0401968Lugano Olympiad Final-DC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
18. C Boutteville vs L A Tan  ½-½301968Lugano Olympiad Final-DB01 Scandinavian
19. L A Tan vs B Kazanski  ½-½141968Lugano Olympiad Final-DB06 Robatsch
20. L A Tan vs Panno  0-1341970Siegen Olympiad qual-5A07 King's Indian Attack
21. S Garcia Martinez vs L A Tan  ½-½141970Siegen Olympiad qual-5E40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
22. L A Tan vs S Johannessen  0-1381970Siegen Olympiad qual-5B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
23. J Cordovil vs L A Tan  0-1331970Siegen Olympiad qual-5A45 Queen's Pawn Game
24. L A Tan vs H Camilleri  ½-½381970Siegen Olympiad qual-5C07 French, Tarrasch
25. C Pritchett vs L A Tan  1-0401970Siegen Olympiad qual-5B01 Scandinavian
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Jun-03-05  ThunderStorm: Who is this guy???
Oct-02-06  Rocafella: Any relation to Ricky?
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  technical draw: Any relation to Tin?
Aug-09-07  Mibelz: Lian Ann Tan (Singapore) won at Hongkong 1972 (zonal), tied for 16-18th at Petropolis 1973 (interzonal), took 2nd at Melbourne 1975 (zt), and tied for 18-20th at Manila 1976 (izt).
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  GrahamClayton: Tan qualifed for the 1973 Petropolis Interzonal tournament by a drawing of lots, after he, WS Kan and Max Fuller finished =1st in a play-off tournament after the 1972 Zone 10 championship tournament.

Source: Anthony Wright "Australian International Chess: 1946 - 1972", Melbourne, 2001

Aug-11-09  Dredge Rivers: I prefer his sister, Amy!
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  whiteshark: Bio:
List of Singaporean chess Championship:
Jan-08-10  Cibator: He tied for 4th-5th (with England's P N Lee)at the world junior (u20) championship, 1963.
Feb-16-10  asianwarrior: <GrahamClayton> Eugene Torre won the 1972 Zone 10 Championship and Tan,WS Kan and Max Fuller finished equal second. Since there are only two slots from Zone 10 to play in the interzonal,the trio have a playoff for the second slot and Tan won.
Oct-16-11  wordfunph: he won the national championship at the age of just eleven!

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