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Triantafyllos Siaperas
  
Number of games in database: 71
Years covered: 1956 to 1972
Overall record: +22 -30 =19 (44.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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TRIANTAFYLLOS SIAPERAS
(born Aug-01-1932, died Feb-25-1994, 61 years old) Greece

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He was an IM. Greek champion in 1956 and 1972.

http://chess-problems-gr.blogspot.c...


 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 71  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Y Safvat vs T Siaperas  1-0471956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
2. T Siaperas vs Uhlmann 0-1571956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DC05 French, Tarrasch
3. Filip vs T Siaperas  1-0401956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DC78 Ruy Lopez
4. T Siaperas vs G Badilles  1-0551956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DC78 Ruy Lopez
5. M Cuellar Gacharna vs T Siaperas  1-0271956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
6. T Siaperas vs Balanel  0-1651956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
7. G Barcza vs T Siaperas  1-0441956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DA05 Reti Opening
8. T Siaperas vs A Dunkelblum  ½-½151956Moscow ol (Men) qual-DA07 King's Indian Attack
9. G Badilles vs T Siaperas  ½-½291956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CA15 English
10. T Siaperas vs O Benkner  ½-½541956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
11. R B Sapre vs T Siaperas  ½-½251956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
12. T Siaperas vs Y Safvat  1-0281956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
13. W Fairhurst vs T Siaperas  1-0411956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CE61 King's Indian
14. T Siaperas vs Zhugder  1-0411956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd
15. V Maher vs T Siaperas  ½-½121956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CC46 Three Knights
16. T Siaperas vs F Wantz  1-0891956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CA07 King's Indian Attack
17. A Colon vs T Siaperas  0-1751956Moscow ol (Men) fin-CC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
18. T Siaperas vs Z Nilsson  ½-½411968Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 6A07 King's Indian Attack
19. T Siaperas vs W Hook  0-1231968Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 6C04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
20. K S Ojanen vs T Siaperas  1-0301968Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 6E46 Nimzo-Indian
21. Ahmed Hadri vs T Siaperas  0-1671968Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 6E24 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
22. T Siaperas vs S Bouaziz  1-0281968Chess Olympiad Final-CA07 King's Indian Attack
23. I Ibrahimoglu vs T Siaperas  1-0341968Chess Olympiad Final-CB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
24. A M Giustolisi vs T Siaperas  ½-½181968Chess Olympiad Final-CE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
25. Pol Donne vs T Siaperas  0-1401968Chess Olympiad Final-CD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-16-09  algol: I read this interesting anecdote by Alkinoos (on the blog chess-problems-gr):

Allow me, (fourteen years after his passing) to reveal a private conversation I had with him, in order to describe the wonderful mind of Triantafyllos Siaperas. I had organized a problem solving contest (Patras, 05/02/1984) and he called me (long distance) to learn what had happened in order to write a comment in his newspaper chess column. He said (always politely): «Will you please tell me the positions of the problems?» «Should I use algebraic or Forsythe notation?» I asked naively. «You may use whatever you prefer», he said.
«2 capital-K 4 capital-Q slash 8 slash 2 capital-S 5 slash 1 k 6…» I started to say. He interrupted.
«Ah! The two-mover of Kossolapov from Novosty 1963. Nice selection! Please tell me the next.» I was speechless. Twenty four years have passed and still I cannot believe it!

Triantafyllos Siaperas was really great.

Oct-15-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  Stonehenge: Great story :)

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