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

There is a clue unsolved right now on the Holiday Contest Clues Page!   [Official Contest Rules]
Please see this announcement for some updates.

Victor Sjoberg
Number of games in database: 46
Years covered: 1906 to 1920
Overall record: +12 -20 =14 (41.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

Repertoire Explorer
Most played openings
B40 Sicilian (4 games)
B23 Sicilian, Closed (3 games)
D31 Queen's Gambit Declined (3 games)
D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch (3 games)
E12 Queen's Indian (2 games)
D30 Queen's Gambit Declined (2 games)
B49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation (2 games)

Search Sacrifice Explorer for Victor Sjoberg
Search Google for Victor Sjoberg

(born 1876, died Aug-10-1947, 71 years old) Sweden

[what is this?]
Victor Sjöberg was born in Göteborg, Sweden, where he also died. He became Nordic champion in 1907.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 46  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Schlechter vs V Sjoberg 1-0321906StockholmD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. V Sjoberg vs J Giersing  1-0241906StockholmC12 French, McCutcheon
3. V Sjoberg vs O Bernstein  0-1311906StockholmD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. V Sjoberg vs S O Svensson  ½-½771906StockholmC87 Ruy Lopez
5. J Mieses vs V Sjoberg 1-0621906StockholmB40 Sicilian
6. V Sjoberg vs J Moeller ½-½301906StockholmD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
7. V Sjoberg vs H Suechting  ½-½211906StockholmD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. A H Pettersson vs V Sjoberg  0-1601906StockholmB40 Sicilian
9. G Marco vs V Sjoberg  ½-½441906StockholmB40 Sicilian
10. F Englund vs V Sjoberg  1-0291906StockholmD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
11. V Sjoberg vs Loman  1-0401906StockholmD05 Queen's Pawn Game
12. Spielmann vs V Sjoberg  1-0461909StockholmB23 Sicilian, Closed
13. V Sjoberg vs E Cohn  0-1331909StockholmD04 Queen's Pawn Game
14. V Sjoberg vs Duras 1-0371909Gothenburg-AD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. Duras vs V Sjoberg  1-0241909Gothenburg-AB23 Sicilian, Closed
16. Duras vs V Sjoberg  1-0371909Gothenburg-AC78 Ruy Lopez
17. V Sjoberg vs Tarrasch 1-0391911Skivarp free gamesA80 Dutch
18. V Sjoberg vs Alekhine 0-1351912StockholmA84 Dutch
19. Olland vs V Sjoberg  1-0781912StockholmB49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
20. V Sjoberg vs Spielmann  0-1221912StockholmC01 French, Exchange
21. F Englund vs V Sjoberg  0-1401912StockholmA07 King's Indian Attack
22. V Sjoberg vs G Nyholm  0-1331912StockholmD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
23. J Giersing vs V Sjoberg  ½-½481912StockholmB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
24. V Sjoberg vs G Marco  ½-½481912StockholmC10 French
25. J Fridlizius vs V Sjoberg  0-1551912StockholmB72 Sicilian, Dragon
 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 46  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Sjoberg wins | Sjoberg loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  Phony Benoni: A nice little game by Sjoberg ... well, maybe it's Sjoberg:

Sjoberg - Carlson
Stockholm vs Gothenburg

<1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.0-0 Be7 6.Nc3 b5 7.Bb3 d6 8.Re1 0-0 9.Nd5 Na5 10.d4 exd4 11.Nxd4 c5 12.Bd2 cxd4 13.Bxa5 Qxa5 14.Nxe7+ Kh8 15.Qxd4 Bb7 16.Nf5 Ne8 17.e5 dxe5 18.Rxe5 Rd8

click for larger view

19.Rxe8> 1-0 [As 19...f6 20.Qd7 leads to mate. Minneapolis Journal, 1902.02.15.]

I'd like to submit the game, but the source provided no other information: site, date, or even if the match was OTB or Correspondence. Andy information out there?

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 members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
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, 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 | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC