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Geoffrey W Lawton
Number of games in database: 22
Years covered: 1978 to 1994
Last FIDE rating: 2369 (2308 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2407
Overall record: +3 -9 =10 (36.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Apr-04-1960, 60 years old) United Kingdom

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Geoffrey W Lawton was awarded the IM title in 1984. He is the editor of "It's Only Me", a book about Anthony Miles.

Last updated: 2018-09-06 14:13:09

 page 1 of 1; 22 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Webb vs G W Lawton  ½-½491978BCF-chE46 Nimzo-Indian
2. G W Lawton vs A A Smith 1-0561978BCF-chA07 King's Indian Attack
3. S Taulbut vs G W Lawton  ½-½141978BCF-chB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
4. G W Lawton vs M Corden 0-1361978BCF-chC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
5. A Whiteley vs G W Lawton  ½-½371978BCF-chE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
6. G W Lawton vs C Morrison  1-0521978BCF-chC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. P Garbett vs G W Lawton  1-0281978BCF-chB08 Pirc, Classical
8. G Lee vs G W Lawton  1-0391978BCF-chB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. G W Lawton vs N Littlewood  0-1271978BCF-chB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
10. G W Lawton vs N Povah  0-1561978BCF-chA04 Reti Opening
11. D B Pritchard vs G W Lawton  ½-½681978BCF-chA15 English
12. G W Lawton vs A Aaron  1-03219782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
13. E Rayner vs G W Lawton  1-02319782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
14. G W Lawton vs F Zullo  0-13119782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
15. Pinter vs G W Lawton  1-0371983BalatonberenyA77 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 10.Nd2
16. G W Lawton vs Speelman  ½-½231983BCF-chB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
17. G W Lawton vs Jansa  ½-½421984AS04 Jubilee 1983/84B40 Sicilian
18. Plachetka vs G W Lawton  1-0231984AS04 Jubilee 1983/84A46 Queen's Pawn Game
19. Hebden vs G W Lawton  ½-½491984BCF-chB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
20. G W Lawton vs Speelman  ½-½321987BCF-chB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
21. Chandler vs G W Lawton  ½-½541989Barnsdale YMB33 Sicilian
22. G W Lawton vs Hebden  ½-½661994BCF-chE92 King's Indian
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  mahmoudkubba: well, may I ask who is the player, and if their is some infos abt him, apart of beinghte first to post Wawwwww.
Jul-30-06  Rocafella: Err, what?
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  wordfunph: author of one of my books "Tony Miles: It's Only Me - England's First Grandmaster"...wish Geoffrey would write more chess books. I rate his book 9 in 10.

happy birthday Master Geoffrey!

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  GrahamClayton: Lawton made his return to OTB chess in the Staffordshire Congress at Walsall in April 2014 after a ten year absence, finishing =1st in the Premier Division.

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