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Bruce M Amos
  
Number of games in database: 76
Years covered: 1966 to 1976
Last FIDE rating: 2355

Overall record: +31 -21 =24 (56.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (14) 
    B32 B69 B92 B89 B44
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C91 C66 C72 C69 C93
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C91 C93 C97
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (15) 
    B81 B51 B96 B88 B50
 English (4) 
    A15 A13 A17 A19
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Reykjavik (1970)
   Canadian Championship (1969)
   Canadian Championship (1972)
   Skopje Olympiad Final-B (1972)
   Siegen Olympiad Final-A (1970)
   Haifa Olympiad (1976)

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BRUCE M AMOS
(born Dec-30-1946, 74 years old) Canada

[what is this?]
Bruce Murray Amos was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was awarded the IM title in 1969, has a Ph. D. in math from Yale and plays Go. He played as high as 4th board for Canada in 3 Olympiads (1970-2 and 1976) and earned 25 points in 38 team games.

Sources: http://www.chess.ca/, http://www.olimpbase.org/

Wikipedia article: Bruce Amos


 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 76  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Day vs B M Amos 0-1501966Canadian OpenC28 Vienna Game
2. B M Amos vs Larsen 0-1311968Canadian OpenD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
3. L Day vs B M Amos  1-0291969USAB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
4. B M Amos vs L Day  ½-½321969Canadian ChampionshipB15 Caro-Kann
5. B M Amos vs M Schulman  0-1391969Canadian ChampionshipE20 Nimzo-Indian
6. P Biyiasas vs B M Amos  1-0311969Canadian ChampionshipB42 Sicilian, Kan
7. E Macskasy vs B M Amos  0-1291969Canadian ChampionshipA57 Benko Gambit
8. W Dobrich vs B M Amos  1-0411969Canadian ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
9. B M Amos vs C Coudari  1-0261969Canadian ChampionshipB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
10. F Thorbergsson vs B M Amos  0-1411970ReykjavikD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
11. B M Amos vs L Vizantiadis  1-0421970ReykjavikB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
12. B Thorsteinsson vs B M Amos  0-1351970ReykjavikB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. B M Amos vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½411970ReykjavikC18 French, Winawer
14. J Kristinsson vs B M Amos  ½-½251970ReykjavikA15 English
15. Ghitescu vs B M Amos  ½-½271970ReykjavikD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
16. B M Amos vs F Olafsson  0-1391970ReykjavikB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. B Sigurjonsson vs B M Amos  0-1401970ReykjavikB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
18. B M Amos vs Matulovic 1-0681970ReykjavikB08 Pirc, Classical
19. J Torfason vs B M Amos  ½-½271970ReykjavikB50 Sicilian
20. B M Amos vs Hecht  ½-½401970ReykjavikE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
21. B Kristjansson vs B M Amos  0-1351970ReykjavikB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
22. B M Amos vs N Padevsky  ½-½101970ReykjavikD57 Queen's Gambit Declined, Lasker Defense
23. O Kristjansson vs B M Amos  0-1461970ReykjavikA56 Benoni Defense
24. B M Amos vs B Benediktsson  1-0381970ReykjavikD94 Grunfeld
25. B M Amos vs M Corden  1-0511970Siegen Olympiad qual-2B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-09-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: <IMlday> Can you tell us a little bit about Amos please. Is he still alive?
Apr-01-07  gauer: http://web.ncf.ca/bw998/canchess.ht... gives a brief discussion of the aforementioned.
Apr-01-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  IMlday: IM in 1969 in Canadian Zonal, Siegan Olympics, missed GM norm slightly at Reyjavik, circa '69. Played Olympics again '72 and '76. Gave up competitive chess for Go, became a top world player. Lives in Toronto.
Jul-28-11  BIDMONFA: Bruce M Amos

AMOS, Bruce M.
http://www.bidmonfa.com/amos_bruce_...
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