Leo Williams

Chess Canada 1973.05Manager, power engineering

Holds Canadian record for a blindfold simultaneous exhibition: 27 opponents Baie-Comeau, Quebec, 1986.11.15, 18.75 hours, +16 =9 -2

Previous Canadian records for blindfold simultaneous exhibitions 22 boards, Montreal, 1973.02, +17 =3 -2, 11.5 hours; 25 boards, Montreal,1982.07.15, +21 =3 -1, 16 hours

Chess columnist, Le Devoir; author, Cine Chess magazine

Leo Williams - Claude Hudon
Blindfold Simultaneous Exhibition by Williams on 27 boards, Baie-Comeau, Quebec, 1986.11.15

Here is Leo Williams' selection for several of his better games:

Leo Williams - D. Anastasiadis
La Presse Internationale, Montreal, Quebec, 1973

Leo Williams - Julio Kaplan
World Open, New York, NY, USA, Round 9, 1974.07.07

Leo Williams - Duncan Suttles
International Open, Vancouver, British Columbia, Round 2, 1975.05

Leo Williams - Jean HÈbert
Quebec, 1974

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