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Anthony F Ker
Number of games in database: 389
Years covered: 1981 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2298 (2341 rapid, 2260 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2378

Overall record: +176 -102 =102 (59.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 9 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (38) 
    B22 B23 B21
 Queen's Pawn Game (23) 
    A45 D00 A40
 French Defense (20) 
    C02 C15 C05
 Scotch Game (15) 
 Modern Benoni (15) 
    A58 A57 A67 A60 A56
 Nimzo Indian (10) 
    E30 E26 E29 E32 E31
With the Black pieces:
 Pirc (73) 
    B07 B08 B09
 Queen's Pawn Game (26) 
    A41 A46 D02 A45 A40
 Modern Benoni (13) 
    A57 A58 A67 A59
 Benko Gambit (12) 
    A57 A58 A59
 Sicilian (12) 
    B70 B76 B27 B40 B89
 English, 1 c4 e5 (10) 
    A21 A20
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   C Bell vs A F Ker, 1981 0-1
   A F Ker vs N Croad, 2002 1-0
   A F Ker vs D Eade, 2017 1-0
   M P Dreyer vs A F Ker, 1983 0-1
   D Ntagasigumwami vs A F Ker, 2014 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   118th New Zealand Championship (2011)
   New Zealand Championship (2014)
   Queenstown Classic (2006)
   107th New Zealand Championship (1999)
   New Zealand Championship (2008)
   2nd Queenstown Chess Classic (2009)
   New Zealand Open (2015)
   New Zealand Open (2016)
   10th Lloyds Bank Masters Open (1986)
   Novi Sad Olympiad (1990)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1988)
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   Tromso Olympiad (2014)
   FIDE Online Olympiad (2020)
   Batumi Olympiad (2018)

   🏆 FIDE Online Olympiad
   K Delaney vs A F Ker (Aug-09-20) 1-0, rapid
   A F Ker vs B Eiti (Aug-09-20) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   A F Ker vs J Tin (Aug-09-20) 1-0, rapid
   A F Ker vs Efimov (Aug-08-20) 0-1, rapid
   A F Ker vs A Watanabe (Aug-08-20) 1/2-1/2, rapid

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(born 1967) New Zealand

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Anthony Ker was awarded the IM title when he finished third in an Oceania zonal tournament held in Auckland, New Zealand in May 2000. During the 1988-2015 period he has been NZ Champion thirteen times. His brother Charles Ker is also a strong player.

Wikipedia article: Anthony Ker

 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 411  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A F Ker vs L McLaren  0-1341981NZ Schoolpupils ChD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
2. A F Ker vs F Foster  1-0431981First CCL Whitcoulls WeekenderE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
3. C Bell vs A F Ker 0-12419814th Tawa Labour Weekend TtB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
4. D I Bell vs A F Ker  1-0601982North Island ChB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
5. A B Mullan vs A F Ker  0-1451982All Wellington ChD56 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. A F Ker vs F Foster 1-0321982NZ Junior ChA57 Benko Gambit
7. P Dunn vs A F Ker  0-1241982NZ Junior ChD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. A F Ker vs A M Borren  1-0181982Queens Birthday Weekend TtC29 Vienna Gambit
9. A F Ker vs B Marsick  1-0331982NZ Premier ReserveD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. B Carpinter vs A F Ker 1-0401982NZ Premier Reserve ChD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
11. A F Ker vs P Van Dijk  1-0381982NZ Ch Premier ReserveE26 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
12. B Martin vs A F Ker  1-0351982NZ Schoolpupil ChB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
13. A F Ker vs M Wigbout  0-1381982Philips TtC44 King's Pawn Game
14. B P Connor vs A F Ker  0-134198290th NZ Ch Premier ReserveB07 Pirc
15. A F Ker vs B W Freeman  1-09198290th NZ Ch Premier ReserveB07 Pirc
16. A F Ker vs Julius Bojtor  1-041198290th NZ Ch Premier ReserveC45 Scotch Game
17. A F Ker vs B M Alexander  ½-½231983NZ Schoolpupil ChC56 Two Knights
18. M P Dreyer vs A F Ker 0-1381983NZ Schoolpupil ChB07 Pirc
19. A F Ker vs J Sarfati ½-½251983Queen's Birthday WeekenderC44 King's Pawn Game
20. A F Ker vs Haque  1-0741983Asian Team ChC55 Two Knights Defense
21. D Weegenaar vs A F Ker  ½-½40198390th NZ Ch Premier ReserveB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
22. A F Ker vs B J Alexander  ½-½22198390th NZ Ch Premier ReserveC56 Two Knights
23. A B Mullan vs A F Ker  0-1311983All-Wellington ChB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
24. A F Ker vs Abdulaziz Bin Ali  1-02019835th Asia Team ChB07 Pirc
25. A F Ker vs A Yap  0-14319835th Asian Team ChB22 Sicilian, Alapin
 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 411  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-30-10  DiscoJew: He puts the Ker in poker.
Jan-04-11  twinlark: Especially when he's po-faced.
Jan-06-11  Raisin Death Ray: He's a mangey Ker!
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  Benzol: Congratulations to Anthony the New Zealand Champion for 2010/2011.

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