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Allan George Savage
  
Number of games in database: 64
Years covered: 1972 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 1977
Highest rating achieved in database: 2212
Overall record: +17 -32 =15 (38.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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C28 Vienna Game (3 games)
E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation (2 games)
C16 French, Winawer (2 games)
C02 French, Advance (2 games)
A02 Bird's Opening (2 games)
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ALLAN GEORGE SAVAGE
(born Apr-25-1951, 70 years old) United States of America

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Allan George Savage was born in Alexandria, Virginia. He was awarded the FM title in 1983, and the Correspondence IM title in 1996. He was Maryland State Champion in 1988 and 1990.

Allan contributes frequently to chessgames.com as User: duchamp64.


 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 64  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Saidy vs A Savage  1-0471972Lone PineE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
2. A Savage vs C Davidson  1-0501972Lone PineA07 King's Indian Attack
3. A Savage vs W Martz  0-1311972Lone PineB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
4. R Flacco vs A Savage  ½-½241972Lone PineE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
5. A Savage vs R Ervin  0-1451972Lone PineC27 Vienna Game
6. J Weber vs A Savage 1-0271972Lone PineB95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
7. A Savage vs Larsen  0-129197273rd US OpenB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
8. C B Jones vs A Savage  1-0301973Lone PineB71 Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation
9. A Savage vs C Barnes  1-0591973Lone PineB71 Sicilian, Dragon, Levenfish Variation
10. P Biyiasas vs A Savage 0-1271980New YorkB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
11. A Savage vs Sahovic 0-1231982Reykjavik opA40 Queen's Pawn Game
12. J Sigurjonsson vs A Savage  ½-½151982Reykjavik opB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
13. A Savage vs J Jonsson 1-0311982Reykjavik opC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
14. J Arnason vs A Savage  1-0361982Reykjavik opC11 French
15. A Savage vs J P Erlingsson  ½-½391982Reykjavik opB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
16. Mednis vs A Savage 1-0461982Reykjavik opC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
17. D Hansson vs A Savage  1-0471982Reykjavik opC02 French, Advance
18. A Savage vs R Hardarson  1-0421982Reykjavik opA45 Queen's Pawn Game
19. A T Arnason vs A Savage  1-0461982Reykjavik opA48 King's Indian
20. A Savage vs G Kraehenbuehl  ½-½141982Reykjavik opA07 King's Indian Attack
21. J Fridjonsson vs A Savage  ½-½111982Reykjavik opB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
22. Henley vs A Savage  1-0601983World opA80 Dutch
23. Ree vs A Savage  1-0461984New York International OpenA10 English
24. V Ravikumar vs A Savage  1-05219848th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE73 King's Indian
25. A D Martin vs A Savage  1-05219848th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 64  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-10-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheAlchemist: Imagine this guy at the board. What would he be doing?
May-10-05  aw1988: Oh dear. Who keeps finding these guys?
May-10-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  Annie K.: <TheAlchemist: <Imagine this guy at the board. What would he be doing?>> From all the horror tales I've seen hereabouts about the OTB behavior of some GM or another, sounds like this guy(?) should fit right in. ;p

<aw1988> LOL, I have the impression some games get in here mostly on their pun value as well...

May-10-05  fgh: How many weird names are in this database?
May-10-05  soberknight: <fgh> I have kibitzed 456 times to date (counting this comment). As everyone knows, most of them have been lame puns, such as "The Juice is R Loos." There are at least 300 funny names on the player list, and I hope to discover more of them.
Aug-30-05  JeffCaruso: Actually, the one time I met him he seemed to be quite a good-natured fellow, in a tournament in the 70's in Boston. He was rated way higher than me, we had a very exciting double-edged game, and he was gracious enough to show me where I made my final fatal mistake.
Jun-19-07  mack: Mr Savage is a member here, registered as <duchamp64>.
Jul-10-09  myschkin: . . .

".. Savage's 48-year chess career began as a 10-year-old boy in a hospital cot, when during a short convalescence his fifth grade teacher brought him a pocket chess set and accompanying teach-yourself-chess book. Savage was check-mated into a new passion. .."

http://www.gazette.net/stories/0415...

Apr-16-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  FSR: Savage and I both played in the first Midwest Masters in Chicago, in 1982, and each drew all five of our games. One of his games, against the former president of USCF Tim Redman, was Redman-Savage. I joked that it sounded like a slur on Native Americans.
Sep-07-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: It's odd to see that ten-year gap in Savage's career at CG, because our only encounter was near the end, during which he often played in swisses in the Boston area against all the strongest players, himself being one of them.

Savage served as Chess Horizons Game Editor for a while in the late 1970s and did a fine job (in this then 1800 player's opinion).

<FSR> Another common opponent (?)-we played at Leominster, Mass in 1981.

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