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Peter Straub
Number of games in database: 77
Years covered: 1978 to 2011
Last FIDE rating: 2053
Highest rating achieved in database: 2185
Overall record: +20 -42 =15 (35.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Apr-27-1944, 78 years old) Germany

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 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 77  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Z Franco Ocampos vs P Straub  1-0271978Banco de la Ciudad OpenB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
2. A Stangl vs P Straub  0-1221993Munich op 1992/93C51 Evans Gambit
3. N Kelecevic vs P Straub  1-0221993Bern OpenD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
4. D Pirrot vs P Straub  1-0351993Bad Woerishofen op 9thC44 King's Pawn Game
5. P Straub vs E Sedina  0-1382000Stadt Casino opD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. P Straub vs M Mrdja  0-1432000Turin OpenE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
7. P van Hoolandt vs P Straub  ½-½682000Turin OpenA25 English
8. P Straub vs S Saccona  1-0362000Turin OpenA53 Old Indian
9. Denis Soncin vs P Straub  0-1392000Turin OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
10. Romanishin vs P Straub  1-0242000Turin OpenA13 English
11. P Straub vs S Sarno  0-1192000Turin OpenD85 Grunfeld
12. P Straub vs D Spinelli  0-1192000Turin OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
13. G Fittante vs P Straub  0-1252000Turin OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
14. P Straub vs G Raviola  1-0532000Turin OpenD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
15. A Santl vs P Straub  1-0332001Bad Woerishofen op 17thA04 Reti Opening
16. E Ghaem Maghami vs P Straub  1-0402001Dubai OpenA34 English, Symmetrical
17. P Straub vs J Al-Huwar  0-1392001Dubai OpenB06 Robatsch
18. S Kayumov vs P Straub  1-0282001Dubai OpenB40 Sicilian
19. Amirali Rahimi vs P Straub  0-1392001Dubai OpenB40 Sicilian
20. P Straub vs N Ramezan  0-1232001Dubai OpenB40 Sicilian
21. P Straub vs G Li  0-1272001Dubai OpenC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
22. M Essa Khori vs P Straub  0-1602001Dubai OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
23. P Straub vs Vladimir Kase  ½-½122001Dubai OpenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. P Straub vs M Bin Hafiz  1-0262001Dubai OpenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
25. N Shavtvaladze vs P Straub  1-0382001Aegean OpenB40 Sicilian
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 77  PGN Download
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  HeMateMe: Surely this can't be the same guy who writes horror novels? Straub wrote "Ghost Story" (terrific movie), "The Talisman", and many other stories. Won the Bram Stoker award for mystery writing.

I bet he could create some scary combinations...

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  WannaBe: <HeMateMe> The author Peter Straub is born March 2, 1943, according to Wiki.

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