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Timothy J Upton
  
Number of games in database: 243
Years covered: 1975 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2117 (2113 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2340

Overall record: +65 -108 =70 (41.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B92 B33 B59 B58 B43
 King's Pawn Game (18) 
    C44 C40
 French Defense (15) 
    C05 C07 C03 C09 C04
 French Tarrasch (14) 
    C05 C07 C03 C04 C09
 Pirc (10) 
    B09 B07
 Caro-Kann (10) 
    B13 B12
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (33) 
    C72 C74 C73 C69 C68
 Orthodox Defense (25) 
    D58 D55 D53 D57 D63
 Queen's Gambit Declined (12) 
    D31 D37 D30 D35
 Two Knights (11) 
    C55 C56 C58
 Scotch Game (8) 
    C45
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    D02 D05 D00 D01
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   L Day vs T Upton, 1980 0-1
   T Upton vs A Rodriguez Cespedes, 1980 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Scottish Championship (1979)
   Scottish Championship (1981)
   Regency Masters (1982)
   7th European Junior Championship 1977/78 (1977)
   Scottish Championship (1993)
   5th Manchester Benedictine Open (1982)
   ECI 2nd (1975)
   Valletta Olympiad (1980)
   Lucerne Olympiad (1982)
   British Championship (1987)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)
   British Championship (1985)
   European Team Championship (2001)
   E.U. Championship and Cork Chess Congress (2005)
   Gibraltar Masters (2004)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 European Club Cup
   T Upton vs Constantin Vogel (Oct-14-17) 0-1
   Anil Civi vs T Upton (Oct-13-17) 0-1
   M P Townsend vs T Upton (Oct-12-17) 1-0
   Ugur Doga Yazici vs T Upton (Oct-11-17) 1-0
   T Upton vs A Fox (Oct-09-17) 0-1

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TIMOTHY J UPTON
(born Dec-19-1958, died Jan-10-2018, 59 years old) United Kingdom

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He was a FIDE Master from Scotland.

Last updated: 2018-12-13 05:24:30

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 244  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Upton vs S Swanson  0-1411975SCO-chB06 Robatsch
2. D Levy vs T Upton  ½-½391975SCO-chC44 King's Pawn Game
3. Z Lisjak vs T Upton  1-0381975ECI 2ndC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
4. T Upton vs C Schubert  0-1561975ECI 2ndB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
5. M Watgen vs T Upton  0-1231975ECI 2ndC47 Four Knights
6. T Upton vs M Cardon  1-0261975ECI 2ndB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
7. R Ekstroem vs T Upton  ½-½731975ECI 2ndD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
8. C Crouch vs T Upton  1-0391975ECI 2ndC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
9. T Upton vs G Ondi  0-1451975ECI 2ndB58 Sicilian
10. W Steinegger vs T Upton  0-1151975ECI 2ndD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. T Upton vs R Triller  1-0441975ECI 2ndB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
12. S Swanson vs T Upton  ½-½421976Scottish ChampionshipC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
13. T Upton vs G Bonner  0-1571976Scottish ChampionshipC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
14. D M Jenkins vs T Upton  0-1351976Scottish ChampionshipD00 Queen's Pawn Game
15. T Upton vs I Sinclair  0-1381976Scottish ChampionshipB49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
16. T Upton vs N A Gordon  0-1641976Scottish ChampionshipC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
17. C Lennox vs T Upton  1-0391976Scottish ChampionshipC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
18. T Upton vs V Freund  1-02619777th European Junior Championship 1977/78B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
19. Van der Wiel vs T Upton  0-15119777th European Junior Championship 1977/78C45 Scotch Game
20. S Taulbut vs T Upton  1-02719777th European Junior Championship 1977/78C74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
21. T Upton vs T Klauner  ½-½3119777th European Junior Championship 1977/78B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
22. T Upton vs C Schubert  1-07319777th European Junior Championship 1977/78B02 Alekhine's Defense
23. W Tonoli vs T Upton  ½-½1919777th European Junior Championship 1977/78C74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
24. T Upton vs M Pasman  1-03219777th European Junior Championship 1977/78B45 Sicilian, Taimanov
25. T Upton vs Dolmatov  ½-½1419777th European Junior Championship 1977/78B33 Sicilian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-10-10
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  OhioChessFan: We've heard this before; 'things are bad, we are gonna fix them,' and they remain unfixed.
Dec-13-18
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  sackman: Very sadly and far too early Tim Upton passed away 10 January 2018. Rest in peace my friend your memory will live on. Iain.
Jan-07-21
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Timothy Upton was a member of the European Court of Auditors, and resided in Luxembourg from 1994 until the time of his death, where he played chess for the Gambit Bonnevoie I club.
Jan-07-21  burleyman2: I knew Tim Upton as a chess player in Scotland and at Queens College, Oxford. A nice guy and a very smart one, RIP.

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