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Denis Allan
Number of games in database: 48
Years covered: 1964 to 1999
Last FIDE rating: 2270
Highest rating achieved in database: 2355

Overall record: +8 -31 =8 (25.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (4) 
    B50 B52 B30 B90
With the Black pieces:
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   D Allan vs Adorjan, 1987 1/2-1/2
   Portisch vs D Allan, 1987 1/2-1/2
   D Allan vs S Bouaziz, 1987 1/2-1/2

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(born Nov-21-1944, 75 years old) Canada

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Born in Swan River, Manitoba, this FIDE master (1987) later lived in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. He won the Ontario open in 1970. In 1984, he tied for 1st at the Canadian Open Championship. He represented Canada at the 1971 World Students' Team Championship and the 1987 Szirak Interzonal. He represented Canada in the 1968 (4th board), 1980 and 1986 (Captain) Chess Olympiads and accumulated 7.5 points in 18 team games.


 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 48  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Fischer vs D Allan 1-0211964Clock simul, 10bC57 Two Knights
2. D Allan vs W Nicolai 1-0441968Hastings IIA06 Reti Opening
3. D Allan vs G Gorse  0-1331968Hastings IIB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
4. D Allan vs D De Loughrey  1-0671968Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 4C00 French Defense
5. D Allan vs Larry Evans  0-1611968Chess Olympiad Final-AA07 King's Indian Attack
6. A Matanovic vs D Allan  ½-½411968Chess Olympiad Final-AB03 Alekhine's Defense
7. D Allan vs Doda  0-1351968Chess Olympiad Final-AA07 King's Indian Attack
8. D Allan vs S Hamann  0-1721968Chess Olympiad Final-AA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
9. Jansa vs D Allan  ½-½361968Chess Olympiad Final-AB32 Sicilian
10. L Day vs D Allan  0-1341970Rose City openD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
11. D Allan vs L Day  1-0441972Toronto ClosedC46 Three Knights
12. D Allan vs L Day  0-1401972Mid-summer opD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
13. L Day vs D Allan  1-0581972CAN-ch / ZonalB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
14. Z Vranesic vs D Allan  0-1771972CAN-ch / ZonalE41 Nimzo-Indian
15. Keres vs D Allan 1-0251975VancouverC42 Petrov Defense
16. D Allan vs Yanofsky  0-1331975CAN-ch / ZonalB30 Sicilian
17. D Allan vs L Day  1-0421975CAN-ch / ZonalA40 Queen's Pawn Game
18. K Spraggett vs D Allan 1-0271975CAN-ch / ZonalC42 Petrov Defense
19. D Allan vs L Day  ½-½171977Ontario ClosedA56 Benoni Defense
20. D Allan vs L Day  0-1491978League Lithuanian Club-Toronto Chess ClubB06 Robatsch
21. D Allan vs L Day  ½-½201978Canadian OpenA48 King's Indian
22. D Allan vs L Day  0-1211979Toronto InternationalB06 Robatsch
23. D Allan vs L Day 0-1341980Montreal InternatB06 Robatsch
24. K Spraggett vs D Allan  1-0391980Ch. Invit. MontrealA40 Queen's Pawn Game
25. D Allan vs Murey 0-1411980Chess OlympiadB50 Sicilian
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  brankat: Happy Birthday Denis! And many more to come!
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  Benzol: Jeremy Gaige has Denis Cameron Allan born in Swan River, Manitoba not Saskatchewan. Can anybody put us straight on this one?

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