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Alfred Beni
A Beni 
Number of games in database: 168
Years covered: 1948 to 1990

Overall record: +41 -63 =64 (43.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (25) 
    B91 B75 B93 B28 B74
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C84 C73 C99 C85 C92
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B91 B93 B90 B95
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E42 E55 E46 E26 E47
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (5) 
    C84 C92 C99 C85
 French Defense (5) 
    C07 C13 C15 C18
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (12) 
    B25 B28 B41 B23 B27
 Ruy Lopez (9) 
    C73 C70 C64 C75
 King's Indian (8) 
    E80 E77 E90 E63 E87
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E26 E47 E28 E39 E41
 English (6) 
    A15 A16 A12
 Grunfeld (5) 
    D95 D86 D79 D85 D78
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   A Beni vs I Anagnostou, 1954 1-0
   Sliwa vs A Beni, 1957 0-1

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(born Jun-03-1923, died Jun-04-1995, 72 years old) Austria

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Alfred Beni born 1923 was an Austrian IM. He was joint Austrian Champion in 1947 and has represented Austria in numerous Olympiads. Awarded the IM-title after his 9.5/15 result on board 1 at the 1950 Dubrovnik Olympiad. He won the Vienna Championship five times. His best international result was 2nd place behind Enrico Paoli at Vienna in 1950.

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 168  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E R Lundin vs A Beni  1-0341948Bad GasteinA22 English
2. A Beni vs C Kottnauer  0-1431948Bad GasteinD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. S T V Lukas vs A Beni  1-0491948Bad GasteinE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
4. A Beni vs Ujtelky  ½-½291949CSR-AUTD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. A Beni vs E Paoli  ½-½561949Schlechter memD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. A Beni vs V Castaldi 1-0401950Dubrovnik olmC07 French, Tarrasch
7. Najdorf vs A Beni  ½-½521950Dubrovnik olmE27 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation
8. A Beni vs C Poulsen  ½-½191950Dubrovnik olmB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
9. O'Kelly vs A Beni  ½-½201950Dubrovnik olmE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
10. A Beni vs E E Book  ½-½221950Dubrovnik olmB83 Sicilian
11. Unzicker vs A Beni 1-0411950Dubrovnik olmB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
12. A Beni vs A Vestol  1-0571950Dubrovnik olmE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
13. Gligoric vs A Beni  ½-½581950Dubrovnik olmE26 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
14. A Beni vs K Skold  ½-½411950Dubrovnik olmE90 King's Indian
15. P Panagopoulos vs A Beni  0-1541950Dubrovnik olmD85 Grunfeld
16. A Beni vs Tartakower  ½-½161950Dubrovnik olmD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. E Canal vs A Beni  0-1481950Dubrovnik olmA46 Queen's Pawn Game
18. A Beni vs M Castillo  1-0621950Dubrovnik olmB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
19. A Beni vs I A Horowitz  ½-½251950Dubrovnik olmC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
20. T van Scheltinga vs A Beni  ½-½531950Dubrovnik olmE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
21. T van den Tol vs A Beni  ½-½261950Vienna 5051A15 English
22. B Tot vs A Beni  ½-½401950Vienna 5051E17 Queen's Indian
23. A Beni vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0421951Schlechter memB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
24. A Beni vs V Nestler  1-0441951Schlechter memD72 Neo-Grunfeld,, Main line
25. H Steiner vs A Beni  ½-½441951Schlechter memE28 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation
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Jun-03-06  BIDMONFA: Alfred Beni

BENI, Alfred

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  whiteshark: Alfred Beni (* Jun-03-1923 in Vienna; Jun-04-1995)

Awarded with the IM-title after his 9.5/15 result on board 1 at the 1950 Dubrovnik Olympiad. He won the Vienna Championship five times. Picture:

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  cu8sfan: Inspiring name for a gotd pun. Beni, Vidi, Vici.
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