George Mortimer Kramer
Number of games in database: 167
Years covered: 1946 to 1999
Last FIDE rating: 2267
Overall record: +63 -63 =41 (50.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
Most played openings
|D19|| ||Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch (7 games)||D28|| ||Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical (5 games)||A07|| ||King's Indian Attack (4 games)||D37|| ||Queen's Gambit Declined (4 games)||C14|| ||French, Classical (4 games)||E70|| ||King's Indian (3 games)||D27|| ||Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical (3 games)||E44|| ||Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation, 5.Ne2 (3 games)||E43|| ||Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation (3 games)||D46|| ||Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav (3 games)|
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|GEORGE MORTIMER KRAMER
(born May-15-1929, 89 years old) United States of America
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George Kramer won the 1945 New York State Championship, the 1951-52 Manhattan Chess Club Championship, and the 1964, 1967, and 1969 New Jersey State Championship. He was a reserve for the U.S. team at the 1950 Olympiad, winning an individual bronze medal.
The Kramer Variation of the King's Indian Defense (1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 g6 3.Nc3 Bg7 4.e4 d6 5.Nge2) is named after him.
References: (1) http://njscf.org/history/list-of-ne...
| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167
|1. A J Fink vs G Kramer
|| ||½-½||113||1946||USA-ch||C61 Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense|
|2. G Kramer vs Denker
|| ||1-0||45||1946||USA-ch||B50 Sicilian|
|3. A Di Camillo vs G Kramer
|| ||1-0||64||1946||USA-ch||D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|4. G Kramer vs H Steiner
|| ||0-1||46||1946||USA-ch||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|5. G Kramer vs G Drexel
||1-0||39||1946||U.S. Championship||A09 Reti Opening|
|6. G Kramer vs I A Horowitz
||1-0||37||1946||USA-ch||E70 King's Indian|
|7. James Cross vs G Kramer
|| ||0-1||37||1946||47th US Open||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|8. G Kramer vs T B Eckenrode
|| ||1-0||60||1946||47th US Open||A05 Reti Opening|
|9. Larry Evans vs G Kramer
|| ||½-½||41||1946||47th US Open||E17 Queen's Indian|
|10. G Kramer vs Koltanowski
||½-½||27||1946||47th US Open||D92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4|
|11. Seidman vs G Kramer
||1-0||27||1946||47th US Open||C80 Ruy Lopez, Open|
|12. G Kramer vs Berliner
|| ||½-½||44||1946||47th US Open||D23 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|13. M Finkelstein vs G Kramer
||0-1||22||1946||47th US Open||B02 Alekhine's Defense|
|14. G Kramer vs H Gordon
|| ||0-1||53||1946||47th US Open||A43 Old Benoni|
|15. G Kramer vs M Aleman Dovo
|| ||1-0||23||1946||47th US Open||D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|16. Larry Evans vs G Kramer
|| ||0-1||42||1946||47th US Open||D78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6|
|17. G Kramer vs K Forster
|| ||½-½||53||1946||47th US Open||E56 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 7...Nc6|
|18. G Kramer vs S E Almgren
|| ||1-0||64||1946||47th US Open||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|19. G Kramer vs Eugene Levin
|| ||½-½||31||1946||47th US Open||D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|20. W Adams vs G Kramer
||0-1||9||1946||47th US Open||B12 Caro-Kann Defense|
|21. Santasiere vs G Kramer
||0-1||50||1946||47th US Open||A06 Reti Opening|
|22. G Kramer vs Robert E Byrne
||0-1||39||1946||47th US Open||E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|23. H Gordon vs G Kramer
|| ||0-1||41||1946||47th US Open||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|24. G Kramer vs A Rothman
|| ||1-0||30||1946||USA-ch||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|25. Reshevsky vs G Kramer
|| ||½-½||45||1946||USA-ch||E43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation|
| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167
|May-26-05|| ||arifattar: 30 games and no Kramer vs Kramer.|
|Aug-19-05|| ||Sneaky: We have George Kramer, but where is Jerry and Elaine?|
|Aug-20-05|| ||tpstar: Seinfeld|
|Aug-20-05|| ||Sneaky: LOL!!! K Burger vs Seinfeld, 1996, a game about nothing!|
|Oct-28-10|| ||GrahamClayton: New York State Champion 1945. New Jersey State Champion 1964, 1967 and 1969. 1951/52 Manhattan Chess Club Champion.|
|Jan-26-11|| ||GrahamClayton: The Kramer Variation of the King's Indian Defence is named after George Kramer:
|May-01-15|| ||HeMateMe: One Kramer, now we need to throw in one Fuzzy, one Forest and one Bob to have a great line.|
|Jan-30-17|| ||zanzibar: <George Mortimer Kramer -- Kramer played in a number of US championships and was a reserve for the US team at the 1950 Olympiad, winning an individual bronze medal. >|
Trophy Chess: An Account of the Lessing Rosenwald Tournament, New York, 1954-5
Evans, Larry Melvyn (1932- ) [editor]
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, 1956
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