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Levi Benima
Number of games in database: 53
Years covered: 1875 to 1896

Overall record: +16 -24 =13 (42.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Two Knights (8) 
    C55 C56 C59
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C67 C78 C79
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   C E Ranken vs L Benima, 1883 0-1
   H Lee vs L Benima, 1883 0-1
   D van Foreest vs L Benima, 1887 1/2-1/2

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   London (Vizayanagaram) (1883)

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(born May-11-1838, died Feb-03-1922, 83 years old) Netherlands

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Dutch chess master who twice won the unofficial Dutch Championship, in 1881 in The Hague and in 1883 in Rotterdam. His son Frederik Benima also played chess. He died in Amsterdam.

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 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 53  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Theunes Haakma Tresling vs L Benima  1-0371875WinschotenB32 Sicilian
2. L Benima vs M van 't Kruijs  0-1591878DCA Congress 6thC33 King's Gambit Accepted
3. J F Malta vs L Benima  ½-½571880DCA Congress 8thD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. L Benima vs J F Malta  1-0491880DCA Congress 8thC11 French
5. Bird vs L Benima 1-0421880DCA Congress 8thA03 Bird's Opening
6. L Benima vs Bird  ½-½581880DCA Congress 8thC46 Three Knights
7. L Benima vs E van Woelderen  0-1341880DCA Congress 8thC59 Two Knights
8. E van Woelderen vs L Benima 0-1121880DCA Congress 8thC29 Vienna Gambit
9. H Lee vs L Benima  0-1281883London (Vizayanagaram)C23 Bishop's Opening
10. Von Bardeleben vs L Benima  1-0571883London (Vizayanagaram)A20 English
11. C E Ranken vs L Benima 0-1311883London (Vizayanagaram)C45 Scotch Game
12. T H Piper vs L Benima 1-0381883London (Vizayanagaram)A04 Reti Opening
13. L Benima vs C J Lambert  0-1441883London (Vizayanagaram)C11 French
14. L Benima vs J Lord  0-1291883London (Vizayanagaram)C62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
15. L Benima vs W Siebenhaar 0-1391884DCA Congress 12thC52 Evans Gambit
16. L Benima vs D van Foreest  1-0321884DCA Congress 12thA13 English
17. L Benima vs C Messemaker  0-1391884DCA Congress 12thA00 Uncommon Opening
18. C Messemaker vs L Benima  1-0401884DCA Congress 12thA10 English
19. C E A Dupre vs L Benima 1-0571884DCA Congress 12thA10 English
20. L Benima vs C E A Dupre  ½-½321884DCA Congress 12thC42 Petrov Defense
21. W Siebenhaar vs L Benima  0-1331884DCA Congress 12thC01 French, Exchange
22. D van Foreest vs L Benima 0-1531884DCA Congress 12thC13 French
23. R J Loman vs L Benima  ½-½261884DCA Congress 12thC01 French, Exchange
24. L Benima vs R J Loman  1-0541884DCA Congress 12thA00 Uncommon Opening
25. L Content vs L Benima  ½-½391885DCA Congress 13thB06 Robatsch
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