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John Delaney
Number of games in database: 36
Years covered: 1979 to 2010
Last FIDE rating: 2182 (2188 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2265
Overall record: +9 -21 =6 (33.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jun-27-1962, 60 years old) Ireland

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FIDE master John Anthony Delaney was born in Dublin. He was Irish champion in 1982 (on tie-break), 1986 (=Phillip Michael Short), 1987 and 1990.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Boersma vs J Delaney  1-03419793rd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA58 Benko Gambit
2. J Delaney vs Keene  ½-½4519803rd EEC Team-chB06 Robatsch
3. N Sulava vs J Delaney  1-0361981EU-ch U20E90 King's Indian
4. J Delaney vs Hjartarson  0-1631981EU-ch U20B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
5. J Delaney vs A Sokolov 1-0461982EU-ch U20E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
6. J Delaney vs Smejkal 0-1421982Lucerne OlympiadA22 English
7. J Delaney vs A Parakrama  1-0331982Lucerne OlympiadA21 English
8. J Delaney vs Skembris  0-1341982Lucerne OlympiadA25 English
9. C J Liew vs J Delaney  1-0411982Lucerne OlympiadA55 Old Indian, Main line
10. A Herzog vs J Delaney  1-0271982Lucerne OlympiadB23 Sicilian, Closed
11. J Delaney vs E Mortensen  0-1231984Thessaloniki OlympiadC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
12. Joseph Markov vs J Delaney  0-1201984Thessaloniki OlympiadA22 English
13. J Delaney vs R W Smith  1-0461984Thessaloniki OlympiadB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
14. Antunes vs J Delaney  1-0461984Thessaloniki OlympiadB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
15. J Delaney vs N Birnboim  ½-½331984Thessaloniki OlympiadB33 Sicilian
16. J Delaney vs Inkiov  ½-½341986Dubai OlympiadB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
17. W Wittmann vs J Delaney  1-0351986Dubai OlympiadB33 Sicilian
18. J Delaney vs Meng-Kong Wong  0-1761986Dubai OlympiadB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
19. J Delaney vs M Velasquez  1-0431986Dubai OlympiadB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
20. J Delaney vs Skembris  ½-½241986Dubai OlympiadC05 French, Tarrasch
21. J Delaney vs Hodgson  0-1531987Bath ZonalC29 Vienna Gambit
22. J Delaney vs Speelman  0-1611987Bath ZonalB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
23. J Delaney vs Chandler  0-1251987Bath ZonalB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
24. I Ivanov vs J Delaney  1-038198711th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
25. J Delaney vs Hebden  ½-½44198711th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
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  Benzol: John Anthony Delaney
Born 27th June 1962 in Dublin
He was Irish champion in 1982 (on tie-break).

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