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Peter John Sowray
Number of games in database: 314
Years covered: 1977 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2278 (2204 rapid, 2327 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2381

Overall record: +110 -108 =96 (50.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (24) 
    B22 B81 B43 B90 B70
 Nimzo Indian (21) 
    E46 E45 E44 E49 E59
 English (17) 
    A15 A14 A16 A13 A10
 King's Indian (11) 
    E81 E73 E77 E92 E60
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A41 D02 E00 A50
 French Defense (8) 
    C10 C02 C04 C11 C03
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (28) 
    B22 B28 B92 B52 B31
 Queen's Pawn Game (15) 
    D02 A46 A41 A40 E00
 Ruy Lopez (11) 
    C97 C69 C86 C78 C65
 Robatsch (10) 
 French Defense (8) 
    C18 C12 C07 C01 C00
 Pirc (7) 
    B08 B07
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Magnusson vs P J Sowray, 1990 0-1
   P J Sowray vs R S Mitchell, 2013 1-0
   P J Sowray vs S Depauw, 2001 1-0
   Z Franco Ocampos vs P J Sowray, 1983 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   British Championship (2006)
   British Championship (2007)
   British Championship (2005)
   Dutch Open (2011)
   Ron Banwell Masters (2001)
   Hastings 2013/14 (2013)
   British Championship (2004)
   London Chess Classic Open (2013)
   European Championship (2007)
   British Championship (2009)
   London Chess Classic Open (2014)
   London Chess Classic Open (2016)
   Hastings 2014/15 (2014)
   London Chess Classic Open (2019)
   Reykjavik Open (2019)

   🏆 Kvika Reykjavik Open
   P Green vs P J Sowray (Apr-12-22) 1/2-1/2
   P J Sowray vs B Clarke (Apr-11-22) 0-1
   P J Sowray vs Jan Bohlin (Apr-10-22) 1-0
   C Sigamoney vs P J Sowray (Apr-10-22) 0-1
   V Larkin vs P J Sowray (Apr-09-22) 1-0

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(born Mar-29-1959, 63 years old) United Kingdom

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He is a FIDE Master and an IMC.

 page 1 of 15; games 1-25 of 374  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P J Sowray vs N Povah  ½-½1819771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
2. T B Bennett vs P J Sowray  1-02719771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA80 Dutch
3. P J Sowray vs R Emerson  ½-½1719771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
4. R Bailey vs P J Sowray  0-13519771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB83 Sicilian
5. P J Sowray vs E Torre  0-15519771st Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
6. G Botterill vs P J Sowray  1-0431978Aaronson MastersA04 Reti Opening
7. P J Sowray vs S D Brown  1-0221978Aaronson MastersC05 French, Tarrasch
8. J J Carleton vs P J Sowray  1-0271978Aaronson MastersC18 French, Winawer
9. M Ginsburg vs P J Sowray  1-02819782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE91 King's Indian
10. Chandler vs P J Sowray  1-0621978Hastings Challengers /79B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
11. Chandler vs P J Sowray  0-1331979Aaronson MastersB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
12. P Littlewood vs P J Sowray  1-0451979Aaronson MastersA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
13. D Friedgood vs P J Sowray  1-0291979Aaronson MastersA77 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 10.Nd2
14. R Britton vs P J Sowray  1-04019793rd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA04 Reti Opening
15. P J Sowray vs L Josteinsson  1-03319793rd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
16. Kraidman vs P J Sowray  1-06119793rd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenD87 Grunfeld, Exchange
17. S Taulbut vs P J Sowray  0-12319793rd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA05 Reti Opening
18. P J Sowray vs Iskov  ½-½5919793rd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
19. Chandler vs P J Sowray  1-0421979Islington op 15thA40 Queen's Pawn Game
20. C Pritchett vs P J Sowray  ½-½3619804th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB33 Sicilian
21. Hartston vs P J Sowray  1-06719804th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA61 Benoni
22. P J Sowray vs Iskov  0-13319804th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
23. Keene vs P J Sowray  1-0421981Winter trophyE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
24. P J Sowray vs W Holthuis  1-0241982ENG-NED corrB01 Scandinavian
25. W Holthuis vs P J Sowray  0-1261982ENG-NED corrB07 Pirc
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  GrahamClayton: Sowray resigned his position as International Director of the English Chess Federation in mid 2008.

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