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David M Adams
Number of games in database: 34
Years covered: 1978 to 2007
Last FIDE rating: 2211
Highest rating achieved in database: 2234
Overall record: +12 -17 =5 (42.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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C24 Bishop's Opening (3 games)
B02 Alekhine's Defense (3 games)
C42 Petrov Defense (3 games)
D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav (2 games)
B22 Sicilian, Alapin (2 games)
B06 Robatsch (2 games)
C53 Giuoco Piano (2 games)
C03 French, Tarrasch (2 games)

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(born Jun-07-1949, 71 years old) United Kingdom

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 34  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D M Adams vs D Gollogly  0-119197885th NZ Ch Premier ReserveB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
2. Short vs D M Adams  ½-½471989LondonB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
3. S Buckley vs D M Adams  1-0312001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC24 Bishop's Opening
4. G Oswald vs D M Adams  1-0622001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRA07 King's Indian Attack
5. D M Adams vs M Lyell  1-0422001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC23 Bishop's Opening
6. D M Adams vs S Ledger  1-0412001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRB22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. G Singh vs D M Adams  1-0422001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC47 Four Knights
8. J Conlon vs D M Adams  ½-½412001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC42 Petrov Defense
9. D M Adams vs C Waters  0-1462001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRB06 Robatsch
10. D M Adams vs E Bamber  ½-½312001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRD02 Queen's Pawn Game
11. J Rudd vs D M Adams 1-0492001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
12. D M Adams vs D J Ledger  0-1492001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC53 Giuoco Piano
13. J McDonnell vs D M Adams  0-1682001Smith & Williamson ch-GBRC41 Philidor Defense
14. S Knott vs D M Adams 1-0232004British ChampionshipD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
15. D M Adams vs D J Ledger  1-0532004British ChampionshipC24 Bishop's Opening
16. P J Sowray vs D M Adams  0-1292004British ChampionshipA15 English
17. D M Adams vs E Dearing  0-1662004British ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
18. J Emms vs D M Adams 1-0432004British ChampionshipC42 Petrov Defense
19. G Lee vs D M Adams  0-1432004British ChampionshipC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
20. D M Adams vs T Rendle  0-1602004British ChampionshipC03 French, Tarrasch
21. D M Adams vs P A Hutchinson  1-0742004British ChampionshipC42 Petrov Defense
22. J Sherwin vs D M Adams  ½-½272004British ChampionshipA09 Reti Opening
23. D M Adams vs M R Taylor  ½-½482004British ChampionshipC53 Giuoco Piano
24. J Rowson vs D M Adams  1-0452007British ChampionshipD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
25. T Rendle vs D M Adams  1-0222007British ChampionshipB02 Alekhine's Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-13-07  pawn to QB4: Wot! No bio? I'll have to try myself. David Adams, lawyer, cricketer, always good company and stands his round - and what more can you say of any man? Described to me as the first among Sheffield players, in the triple sense that he was for many years the best player, there's still no finer gentleman and he's first in alphabetical order. Top British masters occasionally spot the grading and ask, "hang on, who's he?", possibly scared it might be Mickey's smarter, younger brother. Well, no, but I'll take this chance to brag that I have scored +2 -5 against a chap who typically inflicts this sort of thing D M Adams vs S Ledger, 2001 on us harmless locals.
Dec-25-09  pawn to QB4: Hi Prince Chi - kind offer, but maybe the page of a chap who's a very decent chess player and an even better prosecuting lawyer's not the best place to post?
Dec-25-09  pawn to QB4: ...and he's gone; blast, there goes my chance of making a fortune by sending my account details off to wherever it was. Have to carry on scraping a living here at work on Christmas Day with occasional breaks at the computer. Merry Christmas to all.
May-31-14  zanzibar: FIDE lists his dob as 1948. Here it's given as more exact, but 1949. Who's right?

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