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Fricis Apsenieks
Number of games in database: 103
Years covered: 1924 to 1939

Overall record: +37 -40 =26 (48.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 French Defense (7) 
    C01 C07
 Sicilian (6) 
    B74 B29 B58 B55 B45
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D60 D52 D63 D67
 Four Knights (5) 
    C48 C49
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A46 D04
With the Black pieces:
 King's Pawn Game (6) 
    C40 C44
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D37 D39
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (5) 
    D26 D20 D22
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D51 D52 D55 D61
 Slav (5) 
    D11 D12
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C68 C78 C67 C83
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Flohr vs F Apsenieks, 1939 1/2-1/2
   E E Book vs F Apsenieks, 1937 1/2-1/2
   Keres vs F Apsenieks, 1937 1/2-1/2
   V Mikenas vs F Apsenieks, 1937 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Kemeri (1937)

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(born Apr-07-1894, died Apr-25-1941, 47 years old) Latvia

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Fricis (Franz) Apsenieks was one of Latvia's strongest players between the two World Wars. He took 2nd place in the World Amateur Championship in Paris in 1924. He won the Latvian championship in 1926, 1927, and 1934, and played in seven olympiads.

Wikipedia article: Fricis Apšenieks

Last updated: 2018-07-21 10:15:03

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 103  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  ½-½351924Paris f-AC48 Four Knights
2. A Chepurnov vs F Apsenieks  0-1531924Paris f-AC41 Philidor Defense
3. F Apsenieks vs S F Smith  1-0671924Paris prel-5D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. F Apsenieks vs Euwe 1-0351924ParisC49 Four Knights
5. F Apsenieks vs F Lazard  1-0311924Paris prel-5D06 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Colle vs F Apsenieks  ½-½411924ParisE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
7. F Apsenieks vs K Havasi  0-1251924Paris f-AE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
8. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  0-1311925Bromley Premier-AC55 Two Knights Defense
9. Reginald Charles Noel-Johnson vs F Apsenieks  0-1681925Bromley prel BB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
10. R E Lean vs F Apsenieks 1-0361925Bromley prel BA06 Reti Opening
11. F Apsenieks vs A Louis  1-0371925Bromley prel BD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
12. K Skalicka vs F Apsenieks  1-0851925Bromley Premier-AD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. F Apsenieks vs Hromadka  1-0651925Bromley Premier-AD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
14. V Marin y Llovet vs F Apsenieks  0-1451925Bromley prel BD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
15. F Apsenieks vs F H Terrill  1-0351925Bromley prel BA84 Dutch
16. Lloyd Storr-Best vs F Apsenieks  0-1341925Bromley prel BC44 King's Pawn Game
17. F Apsenieks vs H G Wright 1-0121925Bromley prel BA44 Old Benoni Defense
18. F Apsenieks vs Lokvenc  0-1341928OlympiadD75 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O c5, 8.dxc5
19. E Steiner vs F Apsenieks 1-0261928OlympiadC40 King's Knight Opening
20. R Crepeaux vs F Apsenieks  1-0381928OlympiadA06 Reti Opening
21. F Apsenieks vs Weenink 1-0431928OlympiadD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. F Apsenieks vs E Gilfer  1-0331930Hamburg ol (Men)C50 Giuoco Piano
23. F Apsenieks vs Rubinstein  0-1321930Hamburg ol (Men)C48 Four Knights
24. F Apsenieks vs Kashdan 0-1221930Hamburg ol (Men)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
25. Saemisch vs F Apsenieks  1-0281930Hamburg ol (Men)D51 Queen's Gambit Declined
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-07-06  BIDMONFA: Fritzis Apscheneek


Apr-07-07  laskereshevsky: A "sneezey" dialouge...

<MR. "A":.....Fritzis a...a...a..PSCHENEEEEK!!!....

<<MR "B":...BLESS YOU!...>>

MR. "A":...sniff...sniff.....thank you....>

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  whiteshark: Haappy biirthday, Fricis!

Good things come to those who wait, so congrats for unification!

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  whiteshark: bio:

Kemeri 1937 photo:

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  whiteshark: CHESS on page 34 of its December 1941 issue noted that '<Apshenayek>' had died (earlier that year) of pulmonary phthisis, at the age of 47. '<He was an eccentric, and looked it, but a very kind-hearted man.>'

Source: <C.N.3748. Apscheneek>

Aug-12-18  JimNorCal: It's amusing to scroll down from WS's link to CN3748 to CN3752 to view a reference to user <offramp>
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