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Otto Marthaler
Number of games in database: 15
Years covered: 1958 to 1962
Overall record: +7 -2 =6 (66.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Apr-21-1933, 85 years old) Switzerland

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He won Reggio Emilia 5859, ahead of Janez Stupica.

Last updated: 2017-08-15 09:49:35

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Winiwarter vs O Marthaler  ½-½411958Reggio Emilia 5859B63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
2. O Marthaler vs G Piccinini  1-0281958Reggio Emilia 5859A48 King's Indian
3. G Vittiglio vs O Marthaler  0-1421958Reggio Emilia 5859E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
4. G Primavera vs O Marthaler  0-1441958Reggio Emilia 5859E81 King's Indian, Samisch
5. O Marthaler vs J Stupica  ½-½181958Reggio Emilia 5859D79 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O, Main line
6. O Marthaler vs Keres  0-128195911.06.59A07 King's Indian Attack
7. A Siveri vs O Marthaler  0-1631959Reggio Emilia 5859B83 Sicilian
8. O Marthaler vs J A Seitz  1-0301959Reggio Emilia 5859D53 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. E Paoli vs O Marthaler  0-1411959Reggio Emilia 5859B30 Sicilian
10. O Marthaler vs J Fricker  1-0221959Reggio Emilia 5859D20 Queen's Gambit Accepted
11. H Lehmann vs O Marthaler  1-0241961Reggio EmiliaB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
12. O Marthaler vs A Prameshuber  ½-½411961Graz 1stD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
13. K Darga vs O Marthaler  ½-½231961Graz 1stB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
14. B Rabar vs O Marthaler  ½-½271961GrazB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
15. O Marthaler vs A Jongsma  ½-½341962Clare Benedict Cup 09thA46 Queen's Pawn Game
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  diagonal: Otto Marthaler, from Raperswil-Jona in Switzerland won the first edition of the annual <Reggio Emilia tournament series> in 1958/59, the initiator and soul of this traditional international invitation tournament, Enrico Paoli, finished fourth then (there were two earlier Prequels won by Canal and Czerniak respectively).

Anish Giri won ahead of joint 2.-4. Moro, Naka, and Fab the 54th and last edition in 2011/12.

The World Chess Champions Kasparov, Spassky, and Smyslov all played at Reggio but did not win! :)

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