chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

  
Erno Gereben
Number of games in database: 268
Years covered: 1930 to 1978
Overall record: +67 -85 =115 (46.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      1 exhibition game, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (19) 
    E67 E60 E66 E70 E98
 Queen's Pawn Game (12) 
    A46 D02 E10 A40 A41
 Ruy Lopez (8) 
    C83 C79 C67 C98 C65
 Grunfeld (7) 
    D95 D98 D85 D94 D83
 Sicilian (7) 
    B27 B90 B30 B32 B73
 Slav (7) 
    D15 D11 D19 D12
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (21) 
    B88 B32 B71 B74 B73
 Ruy Lopez (17) 
    C84 C97 C98 C78 C79
 King's Indian (15) 
    E62 E60 E98 E76 E61
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (15) 
    C84 C97 C98 C85
 Orthodox Defense (14) 
    D51 D52 D61 D50 D64
 English (9) 
    A15 A13 A12 A11 A16
Repertoire Explorer

NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E Gereben vs A D de Groot, 1936 1/2-1/2
   E Gereben vs Bronstein, 1949 1/2-1/2
   E Gereben vs H Ardiansyah, 1970 1/2-1/2
   Z von Balla vs E Gereben, 1935 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Hastings 1958/59 (1958)
   Hoogovens (1961)
   Budapest (1952)

Search Sacrifice Explorer for Erno Gereben
Search Google for Erno Gereben


ERNO GEREBEN
(born Jun-18-1907, died May-16-1988, 80 years old) Hungary (citizen of Switzerland)

[what is this?]
Erno Gereben (his name was Ernest Gruenfeld until 1935 but he is not to be confused with the well-known Austrian master Ernst Gruenfeld) was born in Sopron, Hungary in 1907. He was awarded the IM title in 1950 and emigrated to Switzerland in 1956. His best tournament result was 2nd= with Albert Becker after Laszlo Szabo at Tatatovaros in 1935. In Olympiads he played for Hungary in 1954 and for Switzerland in 1970, 1972 and 1974.

Wikipedia article: Ern%C5%91 Gereben


 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 268  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. E Gereben vs S Boros  ½-½36 1930 Gyor it, HUNE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
2. E Klein vs E Gereben  1-036 1930 Gyor it, HUND61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
3. Kashdan vs E Gereben  1-047 1930 Gyor it, HUND64 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
4. E Gereben vs F Meller  0-129 1930 Gyor it, HUNA09 Reti Opening
5. E Gereben vs H Steiner  1-029 1930 Gyor it, HUND52 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. B Hoenlinger vs E Gereben  ½-½72 1930 Gyor it, HUNA43 Old Benoni
7. J Balogh vs E Gereben  ½-½44 1930 Gyor it, HUNB10 Caro-Kann
8. B Szijjarto Szabo vs E Gereben  ½-½48 1930 Gyor it, HUNB40 Sicilian
9. E Gereben vs L Reich  ½-½58 1930 Gyor it, HUND15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. E Gereben vs K Havasi  1-041 1934 SopronE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
11. E Gereben vs I Csath  0-128 1934 SopronE83 King's Indian, Samisch
12. E Gereben vs Spielmann 0-134 1934 SopronD94 Grunfeld
13. P Rethy vs E Gereben  1-058 1934 SopronA06 Reti Opening
14. Szabo vs E Gereben  ½-½36 1934 SopronA95 Dutch, Stonewall
15. Immo Fuss vs E Gereben  0-134 1934 SopronE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
16. E Gereben vs A Vajda  1-037 1934 SopronD02 Queen's Pawn Game
17. E Gereben vs Znosko-Borovsky  1-040 1935 Tatatovaros itD64 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
18. E Gereben vs E Steiner  1-046 1935 Tatatovaros itA46 Queen's Pawn Game
19. Spielmann vs E Gereben  ½-½40 1935 ViennaD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. E Gereben vs Szabo  ½-½17 1935 Tatatovaros itB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
21. E Gereben vs K Havasi  1-027 1935 Tatatovaros itD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
22. E Gereben vs E Glass  0-152 1935 ViennaC11 French
23. L Steiner vs E Gereben  1-057 1935 ViennaD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. A C Sacconi vs E Gereben  ½-½16 1935 Tatatovaros itD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
25. Z von Balla vs E Gereben  0-119 1935 Tatatovaros itE00 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 268  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Gereben wins | Gereben loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-18-06  BIDMONFA: Erno Gereben

GEREBEN, Erno
http://www.bidmonfa.com/gereben_ern...
_

Jun-18-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: He is a different player from Ernst Gruenfeld isn't he?
Jun-18-06  WMD: Yes, he is. Or, rather, he was.
Jun-18-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  keypusher: <WMD>! Nice to see you again.
Jun-18-06  WMD: Thank you, my fan.
Jun-18-06  ughaibu: Fan singular? I feel snubbed.
Jun-18-06  WMD: Ditto.
Jun-18-06  mack: WMD me old mucker, where have you been? Travelling to third world countries in an attempt to 'find yourself' or something?
Jun-18-06  WMD: Frequenting various right-wing websites. I'm not sure when my posting ban here was lifted.
Jun-18-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Karpova: WMD: <I'm not sure when my posting ban here was lifted.>

Why did you get banned?
I noticed your absence but didn't know you were banned.

Jun-18-06  WMD: Can't exactly recall the offending remark but it had something to do with John Donaldson, Ray Keene and the subject of plagiarism. So it goes.
Jun-18-06
Premium Chessgames Member
  Karpova: So you took on the mighty <Ray Kenne>? Better stick with LMAJ next time ;-)
May-18-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Ernö Gereben Bio:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ern%C5...
Jun-18-09  WhiteRook48: happy birthday
Jun-18-12  LoveThatJoker: IM Gereben, today you are remembered!

LTJ

NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other users.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.


NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific player and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | advertising | contact us
Copyright 2001-2014, Chessgames Services LLC
Web design & database development by 20/20 Technologies