Stephen J Solomon
Number of games in database: 269
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Years covered: 1983 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2309 (2285 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2470
Overall record: +118 -71 =80 (58.7%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
S J Solomon vs P Garbett, 1983 1-0
J Hickl vs S J Solomon, 1988 0-1
Zsofia Polgar vs S J Solomon, 1987 0-1
S J Solomon vs R Hart, 2010 1-0
S J Solomon vs B R Watson, 2008 1-0
S J Solomon vs G West, 2009 1-0
S J Solomon vs E Levi, 2004 1-0
S J Solomon vs Benjamin, 1999 1/2-1/2
M Illingworth vs S J Solomon, 2009 0-1
S J Solomon vs S Lukey, 2008 1-0
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Australian Masters (1990)
Fencible Masters (1997)
Sydney Cepacol (1991)
Australasian Masters GM (2018)
5th George Trundle NZ Masters (2010)
2nd Queenstown Chess Classic (2009)
Thessaloniki Olympiad (1988)
Queenstown Classic (2006)
Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)
Yerevan Olympiad (1996)
Novi Sad Olympiad (1990)
Calvia Olympiad (2004)
Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad (2010)
Dresden Olympiad (2008)
Istanbul Olympiad (2012)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
Fencible Masters Tt 1997 by Benzol
St. Saolomon's Mines by fredthebear
🏆 Australasian Masters GM
K Zelesco vs S J Solomon (Dec-23-18) 1/2-1/2
S J Solomon vs C Wallis (Dec-22-18) 1/2-1/2
K Izzat vs S J Solomon (Dec-21-18) 1-0
S J Solomon vs B Cheng (Dec-20-18) 1/2-1/2
Xiangyi Liu vs S J Solomon (Dec-19-18) 1-0
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|STEPHEN J SOLOMON
(born Jul-24-1963, 58 years old) Australia
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FM (1986); IM (1990).
Stephen John Solomon was born in Melbourne. He won the Australian Junior in 1980 and was Australian Champion in 1984 (jointly) and in 2008. He has also played in eight Olympiads for Australia between 1984 and 2008, usually on board 3 (four times), or board 4 (three times), although he played top board in the 1998 Olympiad in Elista. He again represented Australia at the Chess Olympiad (2012) held in Istanbul, scoring 6/9 on board 4.
Other tournaments he has won include the 2003 Australian Masters, the 2004 Victorian Masters and Hardy’s Classic, the 2006, 2007, 2012 and 2014 Queensland championships, the 2009 Queensland Open and the Australasian Masters also held in 2009. He has also competed in the Oceania Zonals of 2005 (Auckland) and 2009 (Gold Coast). Solomon’s consistent results in Australian weekenders have won him the Australian Grand Prix in 1990, 1997, 1999, 2001 and 2008.
Solomon's peak rating was 2478 in July 2008 at the age of 45.
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| page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 295
|1. S J Solomon vs P Garbett
||1-0||28||1983||Novag Commonwealth ch||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|2. Umer Khan vs S J Solomon
|| ||1-0||22||1984||2nd Commonwealth-ch||A56 Benoni Defense|
|3. S J Solomon vs Keene
|| ||1-0||27||1984||2nd Commonwealth-ch||B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack|
|4. S J Solomon vs N Kirov
|| ||½-½||60||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|5. A Rittiphunyawong vs S J Solomon
|| ||0-1||48||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||C42 Petrov Defense|
|6. S J Solomon vs S Hmadi
|| ||½-½||56||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||B98 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|7. S J Solomon vs A Kofidis
|| ||1-0||34||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||B99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line|
|8. L Gutman vs S J Solomon
|| ||0-1||42||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||A04 Reti Opening|
|9. C Silva Sanchez vs S J Solomon
|| ||½-½||42||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||C42 Petrov Defense|
|10. E Mortensen vs S J Solomon
|| ||1-0||30||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||C42 Petrov Defense|
|11. S J Solomon vs Kouatly
|| ||0-1||88||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||B33 Sicilian|
|12. S J Solomon vs A Ornstein
|| ||1-0||56||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|13. L Pliester vs S J Solomon
|| ||1-0||35||1984||Regency Masters||A15 English|
|14. S J Solomon vs A Delanoy
|| ||1-0||22||1984||Regency Masters||C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense|
|15. S J Solomon vs F A Cuijpers
|| ||1-0||51||1984||Regency Masters||B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack|
|16. V Ravikumar vs S J Solomon
|| ||1-0||42||1984||Regency Masters||A56 Benoni Defense|
|17. S J Solomon vs M Bosboom
|| ||0-1||56||1984||Regency Masters||B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack|
|18. Kosten vs S J Solomon
|| ||½-½||34||1984||Regency Masters||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|19. S J Solomon vs G Grimberg
|| ||1-0||46||1984||Regency Masters||B97 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|20. G Crawley vs S J Solomon
|| ||0-1||40||1984||Regency Masters||C30 King's Gambit Declined|
|21. S J Solomon vs H Janssen
|| ||½-½||53||1984||Regency Masters||B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|22. Sofia Polgar vs S J Solomon
||0-1||24||1987||Australian Open 1986/87||C33 King's Gambit Accepted|
|23. S J Solomon vs N H Hopewell
|| ||½-½||40||1988||Australia||C99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd|
|24. S J Solomon vs S Singh
|| ||1-0||23||1988||Thessaloniki Olympiad||C42 Petrov Defense|
|25. J Hickl vs S J Solomon
||0-1||65||1988||Thessaloniki Olympiad||A00 Uncommon Opening|
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