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Bruce M Amos
  
Number of games in database: 33
Years covered: 1966 to 1976
Last FIDE rating: 2355

Overall record: +11 -12 =10 (48.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

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 Sicilian (7) 
    B32 B42 B78 B46 B28
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (8) 
    B81 B88 B51 B33 B96
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BRUCE M AMOS
(born Dec-30-1946, 73 years old) Canada

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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 2; games 1-25 of 33  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  ½-½321969CAN-ch / ZonalB15 Caro-Kann
5. B M Amos vs Matulovic 1-0681970ReykjavikB08 Pirc, Classical
6. G Forintos vs B M Amos  1-0301970Siegen ol (Men) fin-AE37 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
7. Mednis vs B M Amos  ½-½1031970Siegen ol (Men) fin-AB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
8. B M Amos vs F Baumbach  ½-½411970Siegen ol (Men) fin-AB32 Sicilian
9. B M Amos vs J M Bellon Lopez  1-0401970Siegen ol (Men) fin-AB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
10. I Radulov vs B M Amos  ½-½411970Siegen ol (Men) fin-AA07 King's Indian Attack
11. B M Amos vs Hecht  1-0451970Siegen ol (Men) fin-AC10 French
12. B M Amos vs Karpov 0-1281971WchT U26 18th final AB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
13. B M Amos vs L Day  0-1421972CAN-ch / ZonalB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
14. C Coudari vs B M Amos  0-1671972CAN-ch / ZonalC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
15. B M Amos vs Z Vranesic  ½-½481972CAN-ch / ZonalB42 Sicilian, Kan
16. B M Amos vs P Balaskas  ½-½371972Chess Olympiad Final-BB32 Sicilian
17. Niamdorzi vs B M Amos  ½-½571972Chess Olympiad Final-BB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
18. L Day vs B M Amos  1-0351973Timmins opC94 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer Defense
19. K Spraggett vs B M Amos  1-0341973Can. Open, OttawaC05 French, Tarrasch
20. Browne vs B M Amos  1-040197374th US OpenB32 Sicilian
21. B M Amos vs L Day  1-0491975CAN-ch / ZonalC66 Ruy Lopez
22. K Spraggett vs B M Amos  0-1271975CAN-ch / ZonalB33 Sicilian
23. Hartston vs B M Amos  1-0431976Haifa Olympiad (Men)D37 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. B M Amos vs Joel Benjamin 0-1401976Manhattan International TournamentC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
25. B M Amos vs J Szmetan  ½-½281976Haifa Olympiad (Men)A04 Reti Opening
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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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