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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 B24 B58 B29 B45
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A46 D04
 Four Knights (5) 
    C48 C49
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D60 D63 D52 D67
With the Black pieces:
 King's Pawn Game (6) 
    C40 C44
 Slav (5) 
    D11 D12
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D37 D39
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (5) 
    D20 D26 D22
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D51 D61 D55 D52
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C78 C67 C83 C68
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E E Book vs F Apsenieks, 1937 1/2-1/2
   F Apsenieks vs S Landau, 1937 1-0
   F Apsenieks vs Rellstab, 1937 1/2-1/2
   F Apsenieks vs Stahlberg, 1937 1/2-1/2

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 Ap%C5%A1enieks

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 103  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Apsenieks vs Euwe 1-0351924ParisC49 Four Knights
2. F Apsenieks vs F Lazard  1-0311924Paris prel-5D06 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. Colle vs F Apsenieks  ½-½411924ParisE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
4. F Apsenieks vs K Havasi  0-1251924Paris f-AE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
5. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  ½-½351924Paris f-AC48 Four Knights
6. A Chepurnov vs F Apsenieks  0-1531924Paris f-AC41 Philidor Defense
7. F Apsenieks vs S F Smith  1-0671924Paris prel-5D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. R E Lean vs F Apsenieks 1-0361925Bromley prel BA06 Reti Opening
9. F Apsenieks vs A Louis  1-0371925Bromley prel BD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
10. K Skalicka vs F Apsenieks  1-0851925Bromley Premier-AD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. F Apsenieks vs Hromadka  1-0651925Bromley Premier-AD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
12. V Marin y Llovet vs F Apsenieks  0-1451925Bromley prel BD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. F Apsenieks vs F H Terrill  1-0351925Bromley prel BA84 Dutch
14. Lloyd Storr-Best vs F Apsenieks  0-1341925Bromley prel BC44 King's Pawn Game
15. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  0-1311925Bromley Premier-AC55 Two Knights Defense
16. Reginald Charles Noel-Johnson vs F Apsenieks  0-1681925Bromley prel BB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
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>

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