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Walter Henneberger
Number of games in database: 49
Years covered: 1908 to 1962

Overall record: +14 -26 =8 (37.5%)*
   * 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:
 Caro-Kann (6) 
    B18 B14 B16 B15
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C68 C66
 Sicilian (5) 
    B30 B54 B31 B40
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E22 E32 E21 E47 E46
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C79 C77
 Bogo Indian (4) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   W Henneberger vs O Bernstein, 1934 1/2-1/2
   Nimzowitsch vs W Henneberger, 1934 0-1
   Grob vs W Henneberger, 1934 0-1
   W Henneberger vs H Johner, 1934 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Berne (1932)
   Zurich (1934)

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(born May-19-1883, died Jan-15-1969, 85 years old) Switzerland

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Walter Henneberger was born in Ennenda. He was Swiss champion in 1904, 1906 (jointly), 1911 (jointly) and 1912. He passed away in Zürich.

Consultation Game:
Lasker vs Rivier / Henneberger, 1919

Wikipedia article: Walter Henneberger

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 49  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. A von Skarszewski vs W Henneberger 1-039 1908 Int Corr Tt 'Schweizer Schachzeitung'C77 Ruy Lopez
2. Lasker vs W Henneberger 0-125 1916 Zuerich simD02 Queen's Pawn Game
3. A Chepurnov vs W Henneberger  1-024 1928 Wch AmateurC47 Four Knights
4. W Henneberger vs A Nilsson  1-044 1928 Wch AmateurB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
5. S Rosselli del Turco vs W Henneberger  0-148 1928 Wch AmateurC28 Vienna Game
6. Przepiorka vs W Henneberger  1-054 1928 Wch AmateurD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. W Henneberger vs M Golmayo De La Torriente  0-129 1928 Wch AmateurB40 Sicilian
8. H K Mattison vs W Henneberger  1-051 1928 Wch AmateurC48 Four Knights
9. W Henneberger vs L Steiner  0-139 1928 Wch AmateurC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
10. W Henneberger vs Euwe  0-140 1928 Wch AmateurC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
11. K Treybal vs W Henneberger  1-030 1928 Wch AmateurC48 Four Knights
12. W Henneberger vs E Voellmy  1-072 1930 SUI-ch 34thC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
13. W Henneberger vs Nimzowitsch 0-176 1931 WinterthurB15 Caro-Kann
14. W Henneberger vs A Staehelin  1-042 1932 BerneB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
15. Grob vs W Henneberger  0-136 1932 BerneC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
16. W Henneberger vs E Voellmy  0-145 1932 BerneB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
17. Euwe vs W Henneberger  1-022 1932 BerneE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
18. W Henneberger vs O Bernstein  1-069 1932 BerneC66 Ruy Lopez
19. Flohr vs W Henneberger  1-037 1932 BerneD16 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. W Henneberger vs F Gygli  1-036 1932 BerneB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
21. H Johner vs W Henneberger  1-031 1932 BerneE10 Queen's Pawn Game
22. W Henneberger vs Bogoljubov  ½-½60 1932 BerneC11 French
23. W Rivier vs W Henneberger  ½-½37 1932 BerneC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
24. W Henneberger vs O Naegeli 0-150 1932 BerneB54 Sicilian
25. W Henneberger vs Alekhine  0-149 1932 BerneC46 Three Knights
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  Benzol: Walter Henneberger
Born 19th May 1883 in Ennenda
Died 15th January 1969 in Zurich
Swiss champion in 1904, 1906 (joint), 1911 (joint), 1912 and 1914 (joint).
Nov-20-06  syracrophy: A beautiful composition that I like very much from him, is this one:

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  vonKrolock: According to CPDatabaseServer the Year of publication was 1905 - reproduced in "Alpine Chess",a book by A C White, in 1921.
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  whiteshark: Bio: (German) (English)

referring to: Eliskases vs W Henneberger, 1934 (Curious: So far not annotated by notyetagm :D)

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  whiteshark: I wonder if he was related to Moriz Henneberger

Both were jointly Swiss champions in 1906.

May-19-08  xKinGKooLx: <syracrophy> I think there are two solutions to this puzzle: 1. Be7 g3 2. Kg7 gxf2/h2 3. Bf6#, or 1. Be7 f6 2. g6 d5 3. Nd3#. Am I right?
May-19-08  xKinGKooLx: No, hang on, after 2. Kg7, f3 prevents 3. Bf6# due to the escape hatch at f4. So, the continuation would now be 3. h/fxg3, followed by 4. Bf6# or Ne3# depending on which pawn Black moves.
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  Nosnibor: Wickipedia do not mention better results for Henneberger in the Swiss Championships when he was already in his late 60`s.In 1949 he finished in a tie for second place with J Ehrat on 5.5/8 half a point behind the winner S.Tordion.The 1951 event was held in Geneva and he finished fourth on 6.5/11, H Grob being the winner on 8.5 points.R.I.P.Mr. Henneberger
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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Walter Henneberger.
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