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Niels Lie
Number of games in database: 19
Years covered: 1930 to 1948
Overall record: +0 -12 =7 (18.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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 page 1 of 1; 19 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Lie vs A Desler ½-½551930CC Tie-Break, Danish OTB ChE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
2. P Hage vs N Lie  1-0281931DEN-chD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
3. I A Horowitz vs N Lie  1-0291931Prague ol (Men)A35 English, Symmetrical
4. W Winter vs N Lie  ½-½301931Prague ol (Men)E22 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann Variation
5. N Lie vs J van den Bosch  0-1361931Prague ol (Men)B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
6. N Lie vs E Hellmann  ½-½711931Prague ol (Men)A84 Dutch
7. W Michel vs N Lie  ½-½541931Prague ol (Men)A15 English
8. I Gudju vs N Lie  ½-½411931Prague ol (Men)C44 King's Pawn Game
9. N Lie vs P Frydman  ½-½561931Prague ol (Men)A47 Queen's Indian
10. N Lie vs M Feigin  0-1361931Prague ol (Men)D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. N Lie vs Opocensky  0-1591931Prague ol (Men)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
12. A Vajda vs N Lie 1-0231931Prague ol (Men)C48 Four Knights
13. V Kahn vs N Lie  1-0531931Prague ol (Men)E17 Queen's Indian
14. A Becker vs N Lie  1-0531931Prague ol (Men)D51 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. N Lie vs B Kostic  0-1301931Prague ol (Men)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
16. L Abramavicius vs N Lie  1-0421931Prague ol (Men)E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
17. Stahlberg vs N Lie  1-0251934Nordisk SkakforbundA50 Queen's Pawn Game
18. Nimzowitsch vs N Lie  1-0441934Nordisk SkakforbundA06 Reti Opening
19. K Blomberg vs N Lie  ½-½411948Saltsjobaden ttC74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
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Mar-06-11  BLarsen1967: Niels Lie participated regularly in the Danish Championships,for instance in 1931 he shared with 4.5 out of 7 (Erik Andersen won with 6 points) - Here's Lie responsible for the white pieces

[Event "dkch"]
[Site "Frederikshavn"]
[Date "1931.04.04"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Lie, N."]
[Black "Larsen, Ojvind"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D46"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. c4 d5 4. Nc3 Nbd7 5. Bg5 c6 6. e3 Qa5 7. Nd2 dxc4 8. Bxf6 Nxf6 9. Nxc4 Qc7 10. Rc1 Bd6 11. f4 O-O 12. Bd3 Bd7 13. O-O c5 14. Ne5 Rad8 15. Rf3 Qb8 16. Rh3 g6 17. Qe1 cxd4 18. exd4 Bxe5 19. fxe5 Ne8 20. Qh4 h5 21. g4 Kg7 22. gxh5 Rh8 23. Qg5 Bc6 24. Bxg6 Kf8 25. Bxf7 Ng7 26. Rf1 Rxd4 27. Bxe6+ Ke8 28. Qxg7 1-0

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  HeMateMe: I'd suggest a match between <niels Lie> and <Odd Lie> but, hey, its better to let sleeping dogs lie. And, thats no lie....
Jul-23-13  Karpova: In C.N.s 8128, 8137, 8143 and 8146, Winter sought information on the position appearing in the episode "Checkmate" from the ITc series 'The Prisoner', first broadcasted in 1967.

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White can win but agreed to a draw after 55.Qd8+

Now, in C.N. 8150, Peter Anderberg (Harmstorf, Germany) gives the solution to the puzzle:

White: Nils Lie (from SkÝrping)
Black: Arne Desler (from KÝbenhavn)

The Danish OTB Championship 1930 in Svendborg ended with a clear victory for Erik Andersen Sr (5.5/7, +4 =3 -0) ahead of Lie and Desler with 4.5/7 (both +3 =3 -1).

So as tie-break, two correspondence games were played. The position above is from the first one (game score submitted to the database). The second game was won by Lie after 50 moves who had Black in a Ruy Lopez.


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