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Algimantas Butnorius
Number of games in database: 250
Years covered: 1962 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2345 (2363 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2443

Overall record: +89 -81 =80 (51.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (18) 
    E97 E63 E60 E62 E98
 Slav (11) 
    D15 D11 D19 D18
 Semi-Slav (9) 
    D45 D47 D43
 Reti System (9) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    E10 A46 A40 E00
 Grunfeld (9) 
    D86 D90 D78 D80 D87
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (30) 
    C95 C93 C99 C69 C78
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (22) 
    C95 C93 C99 C90 C91
 Nimzo Indian (18) 
    E32 E21 E46 E20 E45
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    A46 A45 D01 E10
 Queen's Indian (9) 
    E12 E15
 Sicilian (7) 
    B40 B50 B44 B32 B23
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Kupreichik vs A Butnorius, 1970 1/2-1/2
   M Narmontas vs A Butnorius, 2007 0-1
   S Conquest vs A Butnorius, 2008 0-1
   S Quagliarella vs A Butnorius, 2010 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Seniors Championship (2011)
   European Senior Championship (2012)
   Wroclaw Chess Festival (2010)
   USSR Championship (1967)
   13th European Individual Senior Championship (2013)
   European Individual Championship (2008)
   European Club Cup (2009)
   36th Olympiad (2004)
   5th Gibraltar Chess Festival (2007)
   Gibraltar Chess Festival (2008)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)

   🏆 Chess Olympiad
   A Butnorius vs R Zerafa (Sep-13-16) 1-0
   A Butnorius vs A Minhazuddin (Sep-12-16) 0-1
   R Ezov vs A Butnorius (Sep-10-16) 0-1
   Ahmad Al Khatib vs A Butnorius (Sep-09-16) 0-1
   N Georgiadis vs A Butnorius (Sep-08-16) 1-0

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(born Nov-20-1946, 70 years old) Lithuania (federation/nationality Monaco)

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Grandmaster (2007). Ten times Lithuanian champion. In 2007 he won the World Senior Championship.

Wikipedia article: Algimantas Butnorius

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 250  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Tukmakov vs A Butnorius  ½-½611962URS-chTC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
2. A Butnorius vs A Lein  0-1751967USSR ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. E Terpugov vs A Butnorius  0-1331967USSR ChampionshipC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
4. A Butnorius vs M Dvoretsky  1-0461967USSR ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
5. V Zheliandinov vs A Butnorius  ½-½601967USSR ChampionshipC42 Petrov Defense
6. Furman vs A Butnorius  1-0321967USSR ChampionshipE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
7. A Butnorius vs Kholmov 0-1401967USSR ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
8. A Butnorius vs Murey  1-0401967USSR ChampionshipA10 English
9. A Butnorius vs B Vladimirov  ½-½241967URS-chTB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
10. A Butnorius vs V Mikenas  ½-½351967URSB03 Alekhine's Defense
11. A Butnorius vs V Mikenas  0-1491968URSA06 Reti Opening
12. A Butnorius vs G Borisenko  0-1631968URS-chTB06 Robatsch
13. A Butnorius vs Taimanov  0-1291968RigaA04 Reti Opening
14. Vasiukov vs A Butnorius  1-0351968URS-chTA06 Reti Opening
15. Suetin vs A Butnorius 1-0411968Ch URS (team)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
16. J Klovans vs A Butnorius  ½-½501968URS-chTC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
17. A Butnorius vs I Nei  ½-½301968URS-chTD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
18. G Timoshchenko vs A Butnorius 0-1421969Vilnius (Lithuania)C45 Scotch Game
19. F Portisch vs A Butnorius  0-1421969VilniusE61 King's Indian
20. Timman vs A Butnorius  1-0361969VilniusC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
21. A Butnorius vs Razuvaev  ½-½201969VilniusE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
22. A Z Kapengut vs A Butnorius  0-1381969VilniusA30 English, Symmetrical
23. Kupreichik vs A Butnorius ½-½191970VitebskC57 Two Knights
24. A Butnorius vs Alburt  0-1651971USSRA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
25. Bagirov vs A Butnorius  1-0301972Moscow RUS,OlympiE61 King's Indian
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  Bobsterman3000: Here's a good name for you Vischer.
Nov-11-07  Eastfrisian: Born on 20. November 1946 he became 17. Senior World Champion 2007.
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European Senior vice champion 2009:

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Ten times Lithuanian champion. Yesterday, vice champion:

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  Tabanus: Bio:
Aug-24-10  Dredge Rivers: Wasn't he the villain in a Hercules movie?
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  wordfunph: at the World Senior Championship in 2007, 61-year-old IM Algimantas Butnorius scored 9-2 to clinch clear first place. He was awarded the automatic GM title for winning the World Senior.
Nov-20-11  BIDMONFA: Algimantas Butnorius

BUTNORIUS, Algimantas

May-16-14  Kurochi: I seen him live once. It seems to me that he has turned blind now as his eyes were very blank and he was always being directed by her wife. Few days after I last saw him in Lithuania he was granted the citizenship of Monaco.
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  offramp: This man's name is so definitively Lithuanian that it makes me think that the sprinter <Oscar Pistorius> must have some Lithuanian in his background.
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  thegoodanarchist: Glorious Butnorious!!
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