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William Morrison
Number of games in database: 28
Years covered: 1997 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2278 (2303 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2384

Overall record: +10 -3 =14 (63.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (7) 
    B67 B50 B28 B32 B91
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (8) 
    C95 C85 C84 C69 C77
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (5) 
    C95 C86 C85 C84
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   🏆 44th World Open
   W Morrison vs I Krush (Jul-04-16) 1-0
   W Morrison vs M O'Brien (Oct-12-14) 1-0
   Robson vs W Morrison (Oct-09-14) 1-0
   W Morrison vs S Chevannes (Jul-28-12) 1-0
   Onischuk vs W Morrison (Jul-28-12) 1-0

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(born Aug-02-1960, 60 years old) United States of America

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1995 Maryland Champion. Nicknamed "The Exterminator." He is a FIDE master with two IM norms. He possibly earned another IM norm at the 2016 World open(1).

Further reading: (1)

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 28  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. W Morrison vs Kasparov 0-1531997UMBC simul, Catonsville USAB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
2. W Morrison vs Joel Benjamin  ½-½34199829th National Chess CongressB06 Robatsch
3. W Morrison vs B G Smith  ½-½312001St John's UniversityA07 King's Indian Attack
4. M Belorusov vs W Morrison  ½-½562001St John's UniversityC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
5. W Morrison vs S Muhammad ½-½692001St John's UniversityA07 King's Indian Attack
6. S Glinert vs W Morrison  0-1262001St John's UniversityC45 Scotch Game
7. B Kurniawan vs W Morrison 0-1982001St John's UniversityC86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack
8. W Morrison vs B Szuk  1-0322001St John's UniversityB32 Sicilian
9. J Sarkar vs W Morrison  ½-½462001St John's UniversityC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
10. W Morrison vs J Bonin 1-0512001St John's UniversityA07 King's Indian Attack
11. K W Stein vs W Morrison 1-022200129th World OpenC45 Scotch Game
12. W Morrison vs A Lesiege  ½-½26200129th World OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
13. W Morrison vs Fedorowicz  ½-½18200129th World OpenB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
14. W Morrison vs W Kobese  ½-½342001Wilbert Paige MemC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
15. W Morrison vs S Muhammad  ½-½262001Wilbert Paige MemC53 Giuoco Piano
16. G Nsubuga vs W Morrison  ½-½432001Wilbert Paige MemC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
17. E Colding vs W Morrison  0-1482001Wilbert Paige MemC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
18. W Morrison vs N Rogers  ½-½732001Wilbert Paige MemB15 Caro-Kann
19. M Schleifer vs W Morrison  ½-½402001Wilbert Paige MemC77 Ruy Lopez
20. W Morrison vs A Simutowe  ½-½222001Wilbert Paige MemB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
21. R Simpson vs W Morrison  0-1432001Wilbert Paige MemA46 Queen's Pawn Game
22. K Solomon vs W Morrison  ½-½692001Wilbert Paige MemE20 Nimzo-Indian
23. M W Dejmek vs W Morrison  0-1362003World Open: Open SectionC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
24. W Morrison vs S Chevannes  1-0362012Washington InternationalB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
25. Onischuk vs W Morrison  1-0292012Washington InternationalD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-12-07  manethos: I happen to know Mr. Morrison personally.He is a very good chess player.Look out for him in the very near future!!!!!!!!!
Feb-28-09  atripodi: Anyone have an update on Morrison's quest for a third IM norm?
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  wordfunph: <atripodi>

Morrison remains FM with 2320 rating..

Jul-10-16  Moszkowski012273: GREAT job at the World Open!

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