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Peter John Sowray
Number of games in database: 298
Years covered: 1978 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2278 (2204 rapid, 2327 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2381

Overall record: +107 -100 =91 (51.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (23) 
    B22 B81 B43 B90 B99
 Nimzo Indian (19) 
    E46 E45 E44 E49 E42
 English (17) 
    A15 A14 A13 A16 A10
 King's Indian (11) 
    E81 E73 E77 E60 E66
 French Defense (8) 
    C10 C02 C04 C11 C03
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A41 E00 D02 A50
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (26) 
    B22 B28 B52 B23 B31
 Queen's Pawn Game (15) 
    D02 A46 A45 A40 A41
 Robatsch (10) 
 Ruy Lopez (10) 
    C97 C78 C92 C86 C65
 French Defense (8) 
    C05 C16 C00 C01 C18
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E56 E37 E21 E34 E24
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Magnusson vs P J Sowray, 1990 0-1
   P J Sowray vs R S Mitchell, 2013 1-0
   P J Sowray vs S Depauw, 2001 1-0
   Z Franco Ocampos vs P J Sowray, 1983 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   British Championship (2006)
   British Championship (2007)
   British Championship (2005)
   Dutch Open (2011)
   Hastings 2013/14 (2013)
   British Championship (2004)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   London Chess Classic Open (2014)
   British Championship (2009)
   Hastings 2014/15 (2014)
   4NCL Div 1a 2018/19 (2018)
   London Chess Classic Open (2013)
   London Chess Classic Open (2016)
   London Chess Classic Open (2019)
   Reykjavik Open (2019)

   🏆 Gibraltar Masters
   P J Sowray vs V Sanal (Jan-21-20) 0-1
   Balazs Pasztor vs P J Sowray (Dec-06-19) 1-0
   P J Sowray vs A Merry (Dec-05-19) 0-1
   A P Smith vs P J Sowray (Dec-04-19) 0-1
   Zi Han Goh vs P J Sowray (Dec-03-19) 0-1

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(born Mar-29-1959, 61 years old) United Kingdom

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He is a FIDE Master and an IMC.

 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 298  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Ginsburg vs P J Sowray  1-02819782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE91 King's Indian
2. Chandler vs P J Sowray  0-1331979Harrow (England)B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
3. Keene vs P J Sowray  1-0421981Winter trophyE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
4. D Kopec vs P J Sowray  0-1381982Philips&Drew KnightsD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
5. P J Sowray vs G Ligterink  0-1401983Hoogovens-BA07 King's Indian Attack
6. P J Sowray vs R Kuijf  0-1571983Hoogovens-BB40 Sicilian
7. Nijboer vs P J Sowray  1-0531983Hoogovens-BA23 English, Bremen System, Keres Variation
8. H Bohm vs P J Sowray  ½-½411983Hoogovens-BD02 Queen's Pawn Game
9. P J Sowray vs P Van der Sterren  1-0311983Hoogovens-BB07 Pirc
10. C van Wijgerden vs P J Sowray  1-0521983Hoogovens-BA07 King's Indian Attack
11. Z Franco Ocampos vs P J Sowray 0-11151983Hoogovens-BD02 Queen's Pawn Game
12. P J Sowray vs P Votruba  0-1551983Hoogovens-BD02 Queen's Pawn Game
13. F Trois vs P J Sowray  1-0401983Hoogovens-BA09 Reti Opening
14. P J Sowray vs I Rogers  0-1281985Hoogovens-BC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
15. Piket vs P J Sowray 1-0321985Hoogovens-BA45 Queen's Pawn Game
16. Kudrin vs P J Sowray 1-021198711th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
17. Chandler vs P J Sowray  1-049198812th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB06 Robatsch
18. P J Sowray vs I Rogers  ½-½95198812th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
19. P J Sowray vs J Vanheste  ½-½791989Dieren opB22 Sicilian, Alapin
20. P J Sowray vs E Iversland  1-0281989corres EURC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
21. P J Sowray vs J Brenninkmeijer 0-1291989Dieren opB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
22. B Magnusson vs P J Sowray 0-1171990corr m NATTC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
23. P J Sowray vs M Griffiths  1-0311991corrC38 King's Gambit Accepted
24. P J Sowray vs R Elseth  ½-½491991Arnold CupC34 King's Gambit Accepted
25. P J Sowray vs Jansa  1-0381991Arnold CupB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-03-08  GrahamClayton: Sowray resigned his position as International Director of the English Chess Federation in mid 2008.

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