Number of games in database: 86
| David in middle.
Photo credit: britishchessnews.com
Years covered: 1967 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2067
Highest rating achieved in database: 2267
Overall record: +14 -39 =33 (35.5%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
Most played openings
|A07|| ||King's Indian Attack (6 games)||C12|| ||French, McCutcheon (4 games)||C05|| ||French, Tarrasch (4 games)||C04|| ||French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line (4 games)||E62|| ||King's Indian, Fianchetto (4 games)||A57|| ||Benko Gambit (3 games)||E32|| ||Nimzo-Indian, Classical (3 games)||D02|| ||Queen's Pawn Game (3 games)||A56|| ||Benoni Defense (3 games)||C00|| ||French Defense (2 games)|
🏆 British Championship
L Trent vs D Anderton (Jul-28-18) 1-0
D Anderton vs R Eames (Mar-18-18) 1/2-1/2
Pavel Asenov vs D Anderton (Nov-12-17) 1-0
D Anderton vs J Le Roux (Nov-11-17) 0-1
D Anderton vs G Wall (May-07-12) 1/2-1/2
Search Sacrifice Explorer for David Anderton
Search Google for David Anderton
Last updated: 2022-04-12 15:08:50
(born Aug-02-1941, died Apr-01-2022, 80 years old) United Kingdom
[what is this?]
David William Anderton was a lawyer and international director of the British Chess Federation (BCF). He was a former president of the BCF. Anderton served as captain of the English chess olympiad team for many years. Anderton was a Candidate Master and an IMC.
| page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 86
|1. D Anderton vs Keene
||0-1||37||1967||Inter-Union Match||A42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System|
|2. D J Sherman vs D Anderton
|| ||½-½||20||1970||British Championship||A14 English|
|3. D Anderton vs Z Farooqui
|| ||½-½||31||1970||British Championship||D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense|
|4. P N Wallis vs D Anderton
|| ||½-½||58||1970||British Championship||D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|5. D Anderton vs R Lemon
|| ||0-1||41||1970||British Championship||D44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|6. M J Haygarth vs D Anderton
|| ||½-½||18||1970||British Championship||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|7. D Anderton vs P C Griffiths
|| ||1-0||25||1970||British Championship||E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|8. D Anderton vs B Green
|| ||½-½||39||1970||British Championship||A56 Benoni Defense|
|9. P H Clarke vs D Anderton
|| ||1-0||41||1970||British Championship||D02 Queen's Pawn Game|
|10. D Anderton vs D Lees
|| ||1-0||33||1970||British Championship||E56 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 7...Nc6|
|11. A H Williams vs D Anderton
|| ||1-0||40||1970||British Championship||C19 French, Winawer, Advance|
|12. D Anderton vs B Cafferty
|| ||½-½||22||1970||British Championship||A40 Queen's Pawn Game|
|13. Miles vs D Anderton
|| ||0-1||42||1971||Staffordshire op||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|14. P C Griffiths vs D Anderton
|| ||1-0||46||1972||Barnstaple Open||A73 Benoni, Classical, 9.O-O|
|15. Keene vs D Anderton
||½-½||12||1977||Simul||A18 English, Mikenas-Carls|
|16. J Horner vs D Anderton
|| ||1-0||19||1979||British Championship||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|17. D Anderton vs G Brangham
|| ||½-½||23||1979||British Championship||D72 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.cd, Main line|
|18. C M Cooley vs D Anderton
|| ||½-½||52||1979||British Championship||C02 French, Advance|
|19. D Anderton vs T Parkes
|| ||1-0||40||1979||British Championship||A56 Benoni Defense|
|20. J Cooper vs D Anderton
|| ||½-½||62||1979||British Championship||D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|21. D Anderton vs I Wells
|| ||0-1||44||1979||British Championship||E45 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation|
|22. S Jackson vs D Anderton
|| ||1-0||49||1979||British Championship||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|23. D Anderton vs R Britton
|| ||1-0||53||1979||British Championship||E45 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation|
|24. A Muir vs D Anderton
|| ||1-0||27||1979||British Championship||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|25. D Anderton vs D Kilgour
|| ||1-0||35||1979||British Championship||D25 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
| page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 86
|Mar-30-16|| ||Shams: http://www.kingpinchess.net/2013/09...|
|Apr-01-22|| ||cyclemath: The sad news is that David Anderton died on 1 April 2022.|
|Apr-12-22|| ||Nosnibor: Sorry to learn the death of David Anderton whom I have played on a few occasions. My last game against him was in the British Seniors Championship held at Swansea University in Round One on the 12th August 2006.He was the highest graded player in the event at 2266. It was a rather topsy turvy game. White: D.W.Anderton Black: J.K.Robinson Opening: Modern Benoni, Mikenas Attack 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 e6 4.Nc3 exd5 5.cxd5 d6 6.e4 g6 7.f4 Bg7 8.Bb5+ Nfd7 9.a4 Qh4+ 10.g3 Qe7 11.Nf3 0-0 12.0-0 Na6 13.Re1 Nb4 14.h3 a6 15.Bf1 Re8 16.Be3 Nf8 17.Bf2 h5 18.Qd2 b6 19.Kh2 Qc7 20.Rac1 Bb7 21.g4 hxg4 22.hxg4 Nd7 23.g5 Rad8 24.Bh3 Qb8 25.Kg3 Bc8 26.Nh2 f5 27.exf5 gxf5 28.Nf3 Ne5 29.fxe5 dxe5 30.Kg2 e4 31.Nh4 Nd3 32.Bxf5 Bxf5 33.Nxf5 Qc8 34.Ng3 Qg4 35.Rxe4 Rxe4 36.Ncxe4 Nf4+ 37.Kg1 Nh3+ 38.Kh2 Qh4 39.Nf5 Qxe4 40.Nxg7 Nxf2 41.QXf2 draw agreed|
Spot an error? Please
suggest your correction
and help us eliminate database mistakes!
NOTE: Create an account today
to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users.
Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username,
then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
- No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
- No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
- No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
- Nothing in violation of United States law.
- No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
- No trolling.
- The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.
- Do not degrade Chessgames or any of it's staff/volunteers.
Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic.
This forum is for this specific player only. To discuss chess or this site in general,
visit the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members
do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.
Copyright 2001-2023, Chessgames Services LLC