Number of games in database: 352
Years covered: 1967 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2258
Highest rating achieved in database: 2460
Overall record: +101 -98 =153 (50.4%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Uhlmann vs L Espig, 1978 0-1
L Espig vs H Camilleri, 1969 1-0
Gufeld vs L Espig, 1980 1/2-1/2
L Espig vs Csom, 1978 1-0
L Espig vs W Pietzsch, 1967 1-0
L Espig vs Jansa, 1970 1-0
Gufeld vs L Espig, 1972 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
75th German Championship (2004)
European Individual Championship (2007)
🏆 World Senior Teams +50
P Petran vs L Espig (Mar-03-15) 1/2-1/2
Arkell vs L Espig (Feb-26-15) 1-0
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Last updated: 2018-06-28 05:11:15
(born Jan-05-1949, 69 years old) Germany
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Lutz Espig was born in Greiz, East Germany. He was East German champion in 1969, 1971 and 1988 (= Thomas Paehtz Sr). Espig was awarded the IM title in 1972 and the GM title in 1983. In tournaments he was 1st at Lublin 1970, 1st at Varna 1976, 2nd at Halle 1982, 1st at Varna 1983, 3rd= at Leipzig 1983 and 2nd at the Eger Open in 1987.
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|1. L Espig vs K Grigorian
|| ||0-1||61||1967||International Junior Tournament||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|2. L Espig vs Sliwa
|| ||0-1||70||1967||DSV-Turnier||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|3. L Espig vs W Pietzsch
|4. L Espig vs V Tukmakov
|| ||½-½||71||1967||DSV-Turnier||B89 Sicilian|
|5. Ghizdavu vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||48||1967||International Junior Tournament||B97 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|6. L Espig vs P Atanasov
|| ||0-1||34||1967||International Junior Tournament||B56 Sicilian|
|7. L Espig vs Balashov
|| ||1-0||42||1967||International Junior Tournament||B06 Robatsch|
|8. L Espig vs Joseph Roberts
||1-0||32||1967||WchT U26||B94 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|9. J Kozma vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||50||1967||DSV-Turnier||E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno|
|10. L Espig vs Suetin
|| ||0-1||63||1968||Lasker Memorial||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|11. Uhlmann vs L Espig
||1-0||40||1968||Lasker Memorial||A71 Benoni, Classical, 8.Bg5|
|12. L Espig vs B Malich
|| ||½-½||21||1968||Lasker Memorial||A04 Reti Opening|
|13. L Espig vs A Hennings
|| ||½-½||41||1968||Lasker Memorial||D13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation|
|14. L Espig vs R Ortega
|| ||½-½||34||1968||Lasker Memorial||A04 Reti Opening|
|15. R Fuchs vs L Espig
|| ||½-½||45||1968||Lasker Memorial||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|16. Minic vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||36||1968||Lasker Memorial||C04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line|
|17. L Espig vs Vasiukov
|| ||0-1||26||1968||Lasker Memorial||B23 Sicilian, Closed|
|18. Csom vs L Espig
|| ||0-1||46||1968||Lasker Memorial||B02 Alekhine's Defense|
|19. L Espig vs C Radovici
|| ||½-½||26||1968||Lasker Memorial||A09 Reti Opening|
|20. M Schoeneberg vs L Espig
|| ||½-½||24||1968||Lasker Memorial||D25 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|21. L Barczay vs L Espig
|| ||½-½||14||1968||Lasker Memorial||B86 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack|
|22. Bronstein vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||33||1968||Lasker Memorial||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|23. L Espig vs A Zaitsev
|| ||½-½||58||1968||Lasker Memorial||D02 Queen's Pawn Game|
|24. L Espig vs L Zinn
|| ||0-1||37||1968||Lasker Memorial||E18 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 7.Nc3|
|25. A Zwaig vs L Espig
|| ||0-1||58||1969||Tournament||A02 Bird's Opening|
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