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John S Ryan
J S Ryan 
Number of games in database: 37
Years covered: 1880 to 1895

Overall record: +10 -22 =4 (33.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (6) 
    C65 C66 C60 C77 C61
With the Black pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
 French Defense (4) 
    C00 C01
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   P Ware vs J S Ryan, 1880 0-1
   J S Ryan vs P Ware, 1880 1-0
   J S Ryan vs Taubenhaus, 1893 1/2-1/2
   W Pollock vs J S Ryan, 1893 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   5th American Chess Congress (1880)

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(born 1849, died 1914, 65 years old) United States of America

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 37  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Moehle vs J S Ryan 1-05618805th American Chess CongressC01 French, Exchange
2. J S Ryan vs C Moehle  0-15018805th American Chess CongressA84 Dutch
3. J S Ryan vs E Delmar  0-14518805th American Chess CongressC42 Petrov Defense
4. E Delmar vs J S Ryan  1-05318805th American Chess CongressA02 Bird's Opening
5. J Congdon vs J S Ryan  0-13918805th American Chess CongressC77 Ruy Lopez
6. J S Ryan vs J Congdon 0-15518805th American Chess CongressC02 French, Advance
7. J S Ryan vs M Judd  0-16018805th American Chess CongressC53 Giuoco Piano
8. M Judd vs J S Ryan  1-03818805th American Chess CongressC00 French Defense
9. J S Ryan vs A Cohnfeld  1-04618805th American Chess CongressC00 French Defense
10. A Cohnfeld vs J S Ryan  0-13418805th American Chess CongressA40 Queen's Pawn Game
11. P Ware vs J S Ryan 0-18118805th American Chess CongressA40 Queen's Pawn Game
12. J S Ryan vs P Ware  1-05618805th American Chess CongressB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
13. Mackenzie vs J S Ryan 1-03418805th American Chess CongressC00 French Defense
14. J S Ryan vs Mackenzie 0-17618805th American Chess CongressA84 Dutch
15. J S Ryan vs J Grundy  0-14718805th American Chess CongressD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. J Grundy vs J S Ryan  ½-½5718805th American Chess CongressC00 French Defense
17. J S Ryan vs A Sellman  0-13318805th American Chess CongressC42 Petrov Defense
18. A Sellman vs J S Ryan  1-05118805th American Chess CongressC77 Ruy Lopez
19. J S Ryan vs J M Hanham  1-0491891Manhattan CC chC14 French, Classical
20. J S Ryan vs Lasker 0-1641892Match seriesA00 Uncommon Opening
21. Lasker vs J S Ryan 1-0331892Match seriesA40 Queen's Pawn Game
22. J S Ryan vs E Delmar 0-1401893NYSCA ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
23. J S Ryan vs Lasker  0-1351893Casual gameC77 Ruy Lopez
24. F J Lee vs J S Ryan  1-0441893New YorkB06 Robatsch
25. J S Ryan vs Lasker 0-1541893New YorkB30 Sicilian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-21-08  myschkin: . . .


"YOUNG NEW YORKER INJURED: John S. Ryan Rises from Sick Bed to Ride Into Barbed Wire"


<Fifth American Chess Congress>

and in 1884 he became 1st at the Manhattan CC Championship!

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  wwall: John S. Ryan won the Manhattan Chess Club championship in 1884 and 1886.

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