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Paul Boersma
P Boersma 
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Number of games in database: 177
Years covered: 1966 to 2001
Last FIDE rating: 2304
Highest rating achieved in database: 2415

Overall record: +45 -65 =67 (44.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 English (17) 
    A15 A13 A14 A11
 Modern Benoni (7) 
    A61 A77 A58 A56
 Sicilian (5) 
    B40 B25 B53 B33 B93
 Nimzo-Larsen Attack (5) 
 Reti System (5) 
 English, 1 c4 c5 (4) 
    A33 A39 A36
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (21) 
    B15 B10 B13 B12
 Sicilian (11) 
    B47 B52 B50 B59 B56
 King's Indian (10) 
    E83 E72 E63 E92 E81
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A41 A46 A50 A40
 English (5) 
    A14 A10 A15
 Modern Benoni (4) 
    A56 A75 A59
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Dutch Championship (1985)
   Dutch Championship (1986)
   Dutch Championship (1973)
   Dutch Championship (1981)
   Dutch Championship (1987)
   Dutch Championship (1971)
   Amsterdam OHRA-B (1986)
   OHRA (1983)
   Amsterdam OHRA (1982)
   3rd Lloyds Bank Masters Open (1979)

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(born Jul-16-1948, 74 years old) Netherlands

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He is an IM.

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 178  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Boersma vs P G Henry 1-0261966Glorney CupA46 Queen's Pawn Game
2. Gligoric vs P Boersma  ½-½391967EU-ch U20 clock sim1A56 Benoni Defense
3. P E Hostalet Ferrer vs P Boersma  1-0511967EU-ch U18 sf 6768B56 Sicilian
4. P Boersma vs E Fucak  1-0511967EU-ch U18 sf 6768A46 Queen's Pawn Game
5. J Lewi vs P Boersma  1-0311967EU-ch U18 sf 6768A14 English
6. P Boersma vs K Maeder  1-0381967EU-ch U18 sf 6768A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
7. P Boersma vs J van Baarle 0-1331971Dutch ChampionshipA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
8. J H Donner vs P Boersma  1-0621971Dutch ChampionshipA50 Queen's Pawn Game
9. P Boersma vs R Hartoch  0-1651971Dutch ChampionshipA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
10. Timman vs P Boersma  1-0401971Dutch ChampionshipB50 Sicilian
11. P Boersma vs K Langeweg  ½-½521971Dutch ChampionshipA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
12. P van der Weide vs P Boersma  0-1441971Dutch ChampionshipC28 Vienna Game
13. P Boersma vs T Krabbe  1-0391971Dutch ChampionshipA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
14. F van der Vliet vs P Boersma  ½-½221971Dutch ChampionshipB50 Sicilian
15. P Boersma vs Ree  ½-½401971Dutch ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
16. P Boersma vs W Andriessen  1-0281971Dutch ChampionshipA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
17. E Scholl vs P Boersma 1-0561971Dutch ChampionshipC41 Philidor Defense
18. B Enklaar vs P Boersma  ½-½471973Dutch ChampionshipA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
19. P Boersma vs J van Baarle  1-0371973Dutch ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
20. F Henneberke vs P Boersma  0-1401973Dutch ChampionshipA56 Benoni Defense
21. P Boersma vs P van der Weide  ½-½421973Dutch ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
22. F van der Vliet vs P Boersma  ½-½681973Dutch ChampionshipA53 Old Indian
23. E Scholl vs P Boersma  ½-½361973Dutch ChampionshipB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
24. P Boersma vs J Marcus  ½-½201973Dutch ChampionshipA00 Uncommon Opening
25. T D van Scheltinga vs P Boersma  ½-½281973Dutch ChampionshipA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 178  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-14-12  wordfunph: nice contribution by IM Boersma on QGD entitled A Deliciously Frivolous Pawn Sac for NIC Yearbook #94.
Feb-26-15  zanzibar: I not sure how extensive is his writing, but I'm currently looking at a 1987 article he wrote about <Subotica izt (1987)> for <Nieuwsblad van het Noorden>, a Dutch newspaper:

It's too bad we don't have a page dedicated to all the newspaper chess journalists from times of old (i.e. when people actually read newspapers).

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