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James Walsh
Number of games in database: 47
Years covered: 1951 to 1976
Overall record: +3 -33 =11 (18.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Mar-10-1932, 90 years old) Ireland

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James Joseph (Jim) Walsh

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 47  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. W Rosen vs J Walsh  1-02519511st World U20 chC47 Four Knights
2. J Walsh vs John Alexander Jackson  0-13519511st World U20 chC73 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
3. J Walsh vs F Bohatirchuk  0-1221954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-2A45 Queen's Pawn Game
4. J Walsh vs J Fichtl  0-1361954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-2E04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
5. J Walsh vs A Tsvetkov  0-1221954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-2E91 King's Indian
6. Rossetto vs J Walsh  1-0411954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-2E80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
7. R Lemaire vs J Walsh  ½-½891954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
8. J A Fred vs J Walsh  1-0471954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BA15 English
9. J Walsh vs Lokvenc  0-1251954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BA53 Old Indian
10. E Bhend vs J Walsh  1-0251954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BC15 French, Winawer
11. J Walsh vs P Lindblom  0-1721954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
12. J Walsh vs M Fox  ½-½151954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
13. J Jerolim vs J Walsh  0-1471954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE91 King's Indian
14. J Walsh vs G Noradounghian  ½-½341954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BC29 Vienna Gambit
15. W Morena vs J Walsh  1-0471954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
16. J Walsh vs F Scafarelli  0-1381954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
17. P M Nielsen vs J Walsh  1-0231954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
18. P Papapavlou vs J Walsh  ½-½401954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BA07 King's Indian Attack
19. J Walsh vs T D van Scheltinga  ½-½591955An TostalB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
20. E N Mulcahy vs J Walsh  1-0361955An TostalA16 English
21. M Rantanen vs J Walsh  1-0631956Moscow Olympiad qual-3E69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
22. Milner-Barry vs J Walsh  1-0291956Moscow Olympiad qual-3C24 Bishop's Opening
23. I Johannsson vs J Walsh  1-0291956Moscow Olympiad qual-3A22 English
24. J Walsh vs Bhalchandra Parashram Mhaiskar  ½-½231956Moscow Olympiad qual-3C42 Petrov Defense
25. L Schneider vs J Walsh  ½-½221956Moscow Olympiad qual-3D05 Queen's Pawn Game
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  GrahamClayton: Informative biography here:
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  Domdaniel: Jim Walsh is now apparently the world's longest-running chess correspondent, after 61+ years writing for the Irish Times.
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  MissScarlett: Well, he's probably been so for many years, just nobody noticed.
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  HeMateMe: I keep thinking of a guitar player...
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  Domdaniel: I thought Leonard Barden was in the lead...
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  GrahamClayton: James Walsh will be turning 90 in March 2022, and has no plans to stop producing his daily column:

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