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Berge Ostenstad
Number of games in database: 173
Years covered: 1983 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2442 (2461 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2497

Overall record: +67 -47 =59 (55.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (13) 
    E91 E94 E92 E95 E61
 English, 1 c4 e5 (10) 
    A20 A28 A29
 English (9) 
    A17 A13 A16 A10 A18
 Queen's Gambit Declined (4) 
    D37 D38 D36 D30
 Semi-Slav (4) 
    D43 D45
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (20) 
    C18 C03 C01 C15 C07
 French Winawer (11) 
    C18 C15 C19
 Grunfeld (11) 
    D70 D91 D87 D86 D79
 Caro-Kann (7) 
    B14 B10
 Queen's Indian (7) 
    E12 E17 E14
 French Tarrasch (6) 
    C03 C07 C05
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Ostenstad vs S Agdestein, 2004 1-0
   B Ostenstad vs Carlsen, 2002 1-0
   D Raznikov vs B Ostenstad, 2013 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Norwegian Championship (2004)
   Norwegian Championship (2006)
   European Club Cup (2013)
   European Clubs Cup (Men) (2003)
   European Club Cup (2011)
   European Club Cup (2010)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   B Ostenstad vs M Roiz (Sep-14-14) 1/2-1/2
   B Ostenstad vs Nakamura (Oct-26-13) 0-1
   R Palliser vs B Ostenstad (Oct-25-13) 0-1
   B Ostenstad vs A Sumets (Oct-24-13) 1/2-1/2
   S Williams vs B Ostenstad (Oct-23-13) 0-1

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(born Sep-15-1964, 53 years old) Norway

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Berge ěstenstad is a Grandmaster. He was Norwegian champion in 1984, 1990, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2003, 2004 and 2011. ěstenstad scored 7.5/9 at the European Team Championship in Debrecen 1992.

Wikipedia article: Berge %C3%98stenstad

Last updated: 2017-01-12 13:37:21

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 173  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Pulkkinen vs B Ostenstad  0-1471983Nordic-ttB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
2. B Ostenstad vs Oll  0-1511984Wch U20A77 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 10.Nd2
3. M Abarca Aguirre vs B Ostenstad  0-1321984Wch U20E12 Queen's Indian
4. Larsen vs B Ostenstad 1-0441985Gausdal ztA38 English, Symmetrical
5. B Ostenstad vs Petursson  ½-½521985NorwayD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
6. B Ostenstad vs Hebden  0-1381987Gausdal InternationaA43 Old Benoni
7. N Davies vs B Ostenstad 1-0341988Oslo (Norway)B01 Scandinavian
8. B Ostenstad vs Polugaevsky  0-1391988Reykjavik OpenE15 Queen's Indian
9. Petursson vs B Ostenstad  0-1391988Ch Bayern UTYSOE12 Queen's Indian
10. B Ostenstad vs Jansa  ½-½301988OsloA48 King's Indian
11. Jansa vs B Ostenstad  1-0321988GausdalA07 King's Indian Attack
12. A Thorsteinsson vs B Ostenstad  ½-½441988Reykjavik OpenC55 Two Knights Defense
13. Lautier vs B Ostenstad  1-0311988Reykjavik OpenD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
14. B Ostenstad vs L Christiansen  1-0631988Reykjavik OpenA48 King's Indian
15. Zsuzsa Polgar vs B Ostenstad  1-0581988Reykjavik OpenE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
16. Wojtkiewicz vs B Ostenstad  1-0471989Cup Atlantic UUSAO ttE17 Queen's Indian
17. Blatny vs B Ostenstad  ½-½471989Czech RepublicB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
18. B Ostenstad vs I Stohl  0-1281989Tirnavia-BD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
19. B Ostenstad vs Savon  ½-½161989Tirnavia-BE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
20. I Bilek vs B Ostenstad  ½-½421989Tirnavia-BE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
21. B Ostenstad vs J Lechtynsky  1-0471989Tirnavia-BD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
22. H Westerinen vs B Ostenstad  1-0321989Espoo ZonalC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
23. L Karlsson vs B Ostenstad  1-0401989Espoo ztA02 Bird's Opening
24. Petursson vs B Ostenstad  1-0711989Espoo ztE36 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
25. B Ostenstad vs J Yrjola  ½-½351989Espoo ztB08 Pirc, Classical
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-14-06  BIDMONFA: Berge Ostenstad


Mar-14-08  masterwojtek: As of 2005, Berge ěstenstad has won more Norwegian Chess Championships than any other player, seven in total. He won in 1984, 1990, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2003, and 2004.
Aug-05-15  jrofrano: Berge Ostenstad is the sixth GM as part of my new series called the GM Spotlight!

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