Stephen John Solomon
Number of games in database: 196
Years covered: 1983 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2309 (2285 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2470
Overall record: +90 -51 =55 (59.9%)*
* 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
S J Solomon vs R Hart, 2010 1-0
Zsofia Polgar vs S J Solomon, 1987 0-1
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 Joel Benjamin, 1999 1/2-1/2
S J Solomon vs R Nanjo, 2004 1-0
M Illingworth vs S J Solomon, 2009 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Fencible Masters (1997)
2nd Queenstown Chess Classic (2009)
Queenstown Classic (2006)
Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)
36th Olympiad (2004)
Chess Olympiad (2010)
Chess Olympiad (2012)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
Fencible Masters Tt 1997 by Benzol
St. Solomon's Mines by fredthebear
🏆 Australian Open
S J Solomon vs A Demuth (Jan-04-17) 1/2-1/2
A Smirnov vs S J Solomon (Dec-15-16) 1-0
A Demuth vs S J Solomon (Dec-13-16) 1/2-1/2
G Lane vs S J Solomon (Jul-17-16) 1/2-1/2
S J Solomon vs S Wastney (Jul-16-16) 1-0
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|STEPHEN JOHN SOLOMON
(born Jul-24-1963, 57 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 8; games 1-25 of 196
|1. S J Solomon vs P Garbett
||1-0||28||1983||Novag Commonwealth ch||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|2. S J Solomon vs Keene
|| ||1-0||27||1984||2nd Commonwealth-ch||B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack|
|3. Umer Khan vs S J Solomon
|| ||1-0||22||1984||2nd Commonwealth-ch||A56 Benoni Defense|
|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. L Gutman vs S J Solomon
|| ||0-1||42||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||A04 Reti Opening|
|8. C Silva Sanchez vs S J Solomon
|| ||½-½||42||1984||Thessaloniki Olympiad||C42 Petrov Defense|
|9. Zsofia Polgar vs S J Solomon
||0-1||24||1987||Australian Open 1986/87||C33 King's Gambit Accepted|
|10. S J Solomon vs N H Hopewell
|| ||½-½||40||1988||Australia||C99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin, 12...cd|
|11. J Hickl vs S J Solomon
||0-1||65||1988||Chess Olympiad||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|12. S J Solomon vs A Davidovic
|| ||1-0||29||1990||Mercantile Mutual Masters||B32 Sicilian|
|13. S J Solomon vs Azmaiparashvili
|| ||½-½||14||1990||Sydney||B06 Robatsch|
|14. S J Solomon vs V S Spasov
||0-1||46||1990||Novi Sad Olympiad||B33 Sicilian|
|15. S J Solomon vs S Mirza
|| ||1-0||45||1990||Novi Sad Olympiad||B63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack|
|16. S J Solomon vs A Greenfeld
|| ||0-1||41||1990||Novi Sad Olympiad||B63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack|
|17. Speelman vs S J Solomon
|| ||1-0||43||1990||Novi Sad Olympiad||D62 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack|
|18. S J Solomon vs Miles
||0-1||36||1991||AUS-ch||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|19. D K Johansen vs S J Solomon
|| ||1-0||37||1991||Sydney Mercantile||A20 English|
|20. E Handoko vs S J Solomon
||0-1||35||1991||Sydney Cepacol 06||C34 King's Gambit Accepted|
|21. S J Solomon vs Adianto
|| ||0-1||40||1991||Sydney Cepacol||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|22. S J Solomon vs Miles
|| ||1-0||41||1991||Sydney Cepacol||B07 Pirc|
|23. Ftacnik vs S J Solomon
|| ||1-0||45||1991||Sydney Mercantile||A13 English|
|24. I Rogers vs S J Solomon
|| ||½-½||44||1991||Sydney Mercantile||A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack|
|25. S J Solomon vs I Rogers
|| ||0-1||54||1992||Australian Masters||C78 Ruy Lopez|
| page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 196
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