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Martin Harrow
Number of games in database: 40
Years covered: 1953 to 1964
Overall record: +16 -10 =14 (57.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Aug-22-1933, 88 years old) United States of America

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He and John Penquite tied for 2nd-3rd place with 7 out of 10 points at the 1953 US Junior championship at Kansas City(1). In 1967 he tied for 1st place in the New England Open in Boston. He is a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Last updated: 2021-09-13 05:52:39

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 40  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Harrow vs L Frankenstein 1-0221953US Jr-chD98 Grunfeld, Russian
2. M Harrow vs I A Horowitz 0-146195354th US OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
3. S Baron vs M Harrow  1-024195354th US OpenD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. J Moskowitz vs M Harrow  ½-½3219542nd Pan-American Chess CongressD29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
5. G K Fielding vs M Harrow  0-15919542nd Pan-American Chess CongressD29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
6. Lombardy vs M Harrow  ½-½60195455th US OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
7. M Harrow vs J Sherwin  0-122195455th US OpenA60 Benoni Defense
8. M Harrow vs A Krumins  1-028195455th US OpenD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. R H Steinmeyer vs M Harrow  ½-½25195455th US OpenD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
10. G Krauss vs M Harrow  0-147195455th US OpenB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
11. M Harrow vs Santasiere  ½-½48195455th US OpenD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
12. Lombardy vs M Harrow  ½-½241955Manhattan CC-ch 5556A06 Reti Opening
13. Fischer vs M Harrow ½-½401957North Central OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
14. M Harrow vs R H Steinmeyer  ½-½38196061st US OpenD28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
15. E Marchand vs M Harrow  1-046196061st US OpenA15 English
16. K R Smith vs M Harrow  1-040196061st US OpenB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
17. M Harrow vs W Beach  0-132196061st US OpenA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
18. M Harrow vs W H Donnelly  0-142196061st US OpenE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
19. L Hyder vs M Harrow  ½-½23196162nd US OpenD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
20. M Harrow vs W A Ruth  ½-½30196162nd US OpenA81 Dutch
21. I Spector vs M Harrow  0-131196162nd US OpenD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
22. M Harrow vs P Hildebrandt  1-023196162nd US OpenE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
23. H Gross vs M Harrow  0-130196162nd US OpenB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
24. M Harrow vs I Rivise  ½-½27196162nd US OpenE46 Nimzo-Indian
25. C T Morgan vs M Harrow  0-147196162nd US OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
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  GrahamClayton: Harrow was the 1967 New England champion, and was Director of Psychology at the University of Illinois in Chicago.
Mar-27-19  Granny O Doul: Daughters Jean especially but also the younger Wendy played chess for a while.
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  FSR: Apparently at age 88 he's still active and publishing papers. Impressive!

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