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Roland Henry Vaughan Scott
Number of games in database: 85
Years covered: 1912 to 1924
Overall record: +38 -36 =11 (51.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Mar-25-1888, died Jan-10-1953, 64 years old) United Kingdom

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Roland Henry Vaughan Scott was born in Barnes, England. He was British champion in 1920. He passed away in Monte Carlo in 1953.

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 85  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R H Scott vs A Speijer  0-1361912BCF-ch 9th Major OpenC66 Ruy Lopez
2. W H Kirk vs R H Scott  0-1301912Divan tC42 Petrov Defense
3. R H Scott vs F S Dunkelsbuhler  0-1451912Open tA02 Bird's Opening
4. R H Scott vs V Rush  1-0321913Metropolitan CC chA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
5. R H Scott vs Yates  ½-½351913British ChampionshipC77 Ruy Lopez
6. R P Michell vs R H Scott  1-0251913British ChampionshipA80 Dutch
7. R H Scott vs D Miller 1-0611913British ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
8. R H Scott vs J Mahood  1-0371913British ChampionshipC42 Petrov Defense
9. W Gibson vs R H Scott  1-0361913British ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. R H Scott vs H B Uber  1-0421913British ChampionshipC41 Philidor Defense
11. F E Hamond vs R H Scott  1-0511913British ChampionshipD00 Queen's Pawn Game
12. R H Scott vs H Jacobs  0-1251913British ChampionshipB01 Scandinavian
13. R H Scott vs R Loman  0-1311913City of London CC-chC24 Bishop's Opening
14. R H Scott vs H Jacobs 1-033191424th City of London Club ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
15. R H Scott vs W H Watts  1-0431914City of London CC chD04 Queen's Pawn Game
16. W H J Sparkes vs R H Scott  0-1441914British ChampionshipC77 Ruy Lopez
17. R H Scott vs Blackburne  ½-½601914British ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
18. R H Scott vs A W E Louis  0-1431914British ChampionshipD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
19. J Schumer vs R H Scott  0-1251914British ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
20. R H Scott vs Gunsberg  0-1301914British ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
21. R H Scott vs Yates  1-0621914British ChampionshipC77 Ruy Lopez
22. R Lean vs R H Scott  1-0471914British ChampionshipC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
23. W Winter vs R H Scott  0-1221919MatchD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
24. R H Scott vs L Penrose 0-1221919SimulA02 Bird's Opening
25. R H Scott vs Kostic  0-1591919HastingsD00 Queen's Pawn Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-28-05  WMD: William Winter wrote of Scott: 'Probably the most brilliant combinative player England has ever seen.'
Mar-25-08  brankat: A very talented player indeed. Just like his friend William Winter. Also, outstanding characters, both of them.
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  MissScarlett: Record of his promotion to second lieutenant during WW1:
Feb-13-17  Eastfrisian: chess notes has today a photo of him.

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