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Algimantas Butnorius
Number of games in database: 235
Years covered: 1962 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2372 (2363 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2443
Overall record: +83 -78 =74 (51.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (17) 
    E97 E63 E60 E98 E62
 Slav (11) 
    D15 D11 D19 D18
 Semi-Slav (9) 
    D45 D47 D43
 Grunfeld (9) 
    D78 D86 D90 D94 D87
 Reti System (9) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    E10 A40 A46 E00
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (25) 
    C95 C93 C99 C69 C78
 Nimzo Indian (18) 
    E32 E21 E46 E20 E48
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (18) 
    C95 C93 C99 C90 C91
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    A45 A46 D01
 Queen's Indian (9) 
    E12 E15
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (5) 
    C69 C68 C85
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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
   Conquest vs A Butnorius, 2008 0-1

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

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(born Nov-20-1946, 68 years old) Lithuania (citizen of Monaco)

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

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 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 235  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. V Tukmakov vs A Butnorius  ½-½61 1962 URS-chTC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
2. A Butnorius vs Murey  1-040 1967 USSR ChampionshipA10 English
3. E Terpugov vs A Butnorius  0-133 1967 USSR ChampionshipC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
4. A Butnorius vs Kholmov 0-140 1967 USSR ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
5. A Butnorius vs A Lein  0-175 1967 USSR ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. A Butnorius vs B Vladimirov  ½-½24 1967 URS-chTB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
7. A Butnorius vs M Dvoretsky  1-046 1967 USSR ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
8. V Zheliandinov vs A Butnorius  ½-½60 1967 USSR ChampionshipC42 Petrov Defense
9. A Butnorius vs V Mikenas  ½-½35 1967 URSB03 Alekhine's Defense
10. Furman vs A Butnorius  1-032 1967 USSR ChampionshipE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
11. A Butnorius vs Taimanov  0-129 1968 RigaA04 Reti Opening
12. Suetin vs A Butnorius 1-041 1968 Ch URS (team)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
13. A Butnorius vs I Nei  ½-½30 1968 URS-chTD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
14. A Butnorius vs V Mikenas  0-149 1968 URSA06 Reti Opening
15. Vasiukov vs A Butnorius  1-035 1968 URS-chTA06 Reti Opening
16. A Butnorius vs G Borisenko  0-163 1968 URS-chTB06 Robatsch
17. G Timoshchenko vs A Butnorius 0-142 1969 Vilnius (Lithuania)C45 Scotch Game
18. Timman vs A Butnorius  1-036 1969 VilniusC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 6.d4
19. F Portisch vs A Butnorius  0-142 1969 LeningradE61 King's Indian
20. A Butnorius vs Razuvaev  ½-½20 1969 VilniusE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
21. A Kapengut vs A Butnorius  0-138 1969 VilniusA30 English, Symmetrical
22. Kupreichik vs A Butnorius  ½-½19 1970 VitebskC57 Two Knights
23. A Butnorius vs Alburt  0-165 1971 USSRA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
24. A Butnorius vs Keres  0-141 1972 Moskva tt Inf13/19A06 Reti Opening
25. Bagirov vs A Butnorius  1-030 1972 Moscow RUS,OlympiE61 King's Indian
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Apr-10-04  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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