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Gordon Taylor
  
Number of games in database: 34
Years covered: 1971 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2309
Highest rating achieved in database: 2357

Overall record: +7 -19 =8 (32.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

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GORDON TAYLOR
(born Mar-13-1952, 68 years old) Canada

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He achieved a Canadian National Master certification and is a FIDE master. In the 1990 Olympiad (as 2nd reserve), he scored 4.5 points in 7 team games for Canada. He was British Columbia champion 5 times between 1977 (tied for 1st), 1979, & 1981-3. He tied 1st-2nd with Harry Kaminker in the 1987 Toronto Closed.

References: http://chess.ca/titleholders (Canadian Chess Federation), http://www.olimpbase.org (team & Olympiad chess archives).


 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 34  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. B Brebic vs G Taylor  0-13119719th Canadian OpenB72 Sicilian, Dragon
2. C N Barnes vs G Taylor  1-03419719th Canadian OpenB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
3. G Taylor vs K Spraggett  0-1461975Can. Open, CalgaryA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
4. L Day vs G Taylor  1-0381980Canadian OpenB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
5. L Day vs G Taylor  ½-½341981Vancouver InternationalA47 Queen's Indian
6. G Taylor vs Suttles 1-0431981Vancouver 15-minuteA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
7. G Taylor vs L Day  0-1481981CAN-ch / ZonalA75 Benoni, Classical with ...a6 and 10...Bg4
8. K Spraggett vs G Taylor 1-0171981CAN-ch / ZonalE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
9. Igor Ivanov vs G Taylor  1-0441981CAN-ch / ZonalE17 Queen's Indian
10. H Bogner vs G Taylor  ½-½441982NWC October opE17 Queen's Indian
11. Chandler vs G Taylor  ½-½1041984Reykjavik OpenB32 Sicilian
12. P Petursson vs G Taylor 1-0301984Reykjavik OpenB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. L Day vs G Taylor  ½-½391984CAN-chB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
14. K Spraggett vs G Taylor  1-0261984CAN-chD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
15. G Taylor vs D Kopec  ½-½871984Canadian Closed & Zonal TournamentA64 Benoni, Fianchetto, 11...Re8
16. G Taylor vs Igor Ivanov 0-1251985Edmonton (Canada)A40 Queen's Pawn Game
17. L Shamkovich vs G Taylor  1-0421988Saint John op-1B20 Sicilian
18. L Day vs G Taylor  ½-½591988Oakham HouseB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
19. G Taylor vs K Spraggett  0-1811989Ch. Canada, WindsorA53 Old Indian
20. A Sousa vs G Taylor  0-1801990Novi Sad OlympiadB30 Sicilian
21. G Taylor vs L Day  ½-½411993TorontoA40 Queen's Pawn Game
22. G Taylor vs R Vera  0-1361996Montreal opD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
23. G Taylor vs K Spraggett  0-1611996Montreal, CANA92 Dutch
24. L Day vs G Taylor  1-0781996Ontario OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
25. G Taylor vs L Day 0-1661996CAN-chA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
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