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Gudmundur Sigurjonsson
Number of games in database: 315
Years covered: 1966 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2463
Highest rating achieved in database: 2530

Overall record: +79 -74 =162 (50.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (62) 
    B93 B21 B83 B88 B92
 Ruy Lopez (26) 
    C72 C93 C99 C95 C92
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (15) 
    C99 C93 C95 C92 C91
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B93 B92 B90
 French Defense (10) 
    C05 C09 C12 C17 C03
 Sicilian Scheveningen (9) 
    B83 B80 B84 B82
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (56) 
    B93 B84 B92 B83 B90
 King's Indian (33) 
    E92 E69 E63 E95 E96
 Sicilian Najdorf (24) 
    B93 B90 B92 B97 B96
 Pirc (19) 
    B09 B08
 Sicilian Scheveningen (14) 
    B84 B83 B82 B81
 English (8) 
    A15 A16 A14 A10 A17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Szabo vs G Sigurjonsson, 1968 0-1
   G Sigurjonsson vs A S Segal, 1968 1-0
   G Sigurjonsson vs L Ogaard, 1978 1-0
   Yusupov vs G Sigurjonsson, 1985 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   London (1975)
   Vestmannaeyjar (1985)
   Geneva (1977)
   Lone Pine (1975)
   Lone Pine (1981)
   Lone Pine (1979)
   Reykjavik Open (2015)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Amsterdam IBM 1976 by suenteus po 147
   Hastings 1974/75 by suenteus po 147
   Geneva 1977 by Tabanus
   Vestmannaeyjar 1985 by Tabanus
   Esbjerg 1978 - Vesterhavsturneringen by Troller

   G Sigurjonsson vs D Opasiak (Mar-17-15) 0-1
   B Hojgaard vs G Sigurjonsson (Mar-16-15) 1/2-1/2
   G Sigurjonsson vs D Miller (Mar-14-15) 0-1
   G Sigurjonsson vs A O Johansen (Mar-13-15) 1-0
   J Hald vs G Sigurjonsson (Mar-12-15) 1-0

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(born Sep-25-1947, 69 years old) Iceland

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Gudmundur Sigurjonsson was born on the 25th of September 1947 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Awarded the IM title in 1970 and the GM title in 1975, he was Icelandic champion in 1965, 1968 and 1972. Tournament results include 1st at Reykjavik 1970, 1st= at San Feliu de Guixols 1974, 2nd= at Hastings 1974-75, 1st= at Orense 1976, 2nd= at Cienfuegos 1976 and 1st= at Brighton 1982.

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 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 315  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. G Sigurjonsson vs Vasiukov  ½-½38 1966 ReykjavikA55 Old Indian, Main line
2. G Sigurjonsson vs E E Book  0-142 1966 ReykjavikC67 Ruy Lopez
3. G Sigurjonsson vs W G Addison  0-139 1966 Havana ol (Men)B56 Sicilian
4. N Kerins vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½19 1967 WchT U26E84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
5. L Day vs G Sigurjonsson 1-028 1967 Wch U20 qual-AB20 Sicilian
6. W G Addison vs G Sigurjonsson  1-025 1968 ReykjavikE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
7. G Sigurjonsson vs Taimanov  0-149 1968 ReykjavikB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
8. G Sigurjonsson vs Vasiukov  ½-½16 1968 ReykjavikB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
9. Szabo vs G Sigurjonsson 0-140 1968 ReykjavikD47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
10. G Sigurjonsson vs V Tukmakov  ½-½69 1968 WchT U26 15th fin-AB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
11. G Sigurjonsson vs A S Segal 1-026 1968 YbbsA52 Budapest Gambit
12. Filip vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½71 1968 Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 7A07 King's Indian Attack
13. G Sigurjonsson vs A Prameshuber  1-048 1968 Chess Olympiad Final-BA14 English
14. G Sigurjonsson vs Myagmarsuren  0-159 1968 Chess Olympiad Final-BA06 Reti Opening
15. H MacGrillen vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½47 1969 WchT U26 qual-AE92 King's Indian
16. V Tukmakov vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½44 1969 WchT U26 qual-AC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
17. Ivkov vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½19 1969 Raach ztE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
18. G Sigurjonsson vs Ulf Andersson  1-084 1969 Raach ztC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
19. J Dueball vs G Sigurjonsson  1-041 1969 Raach ztC16 French, Winawer
20. G Sigurjonsson vs A Dueckstein  ½-½33 1969 Raach ztA04 Reti Opening
21. A Lahti vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½119 1969 Raach ztA04 Reti Opening
22. G Sigurjonsson vs B Jansson  1-041 1969 Raach ztB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
23. I Radulov vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½47 1969 Raach ztC15 French, Winawer
24. G Sigurjonsson vs Uhlmann  0-134 1969 RaachC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
25. L Espig vs G Sigurjonsson  ½-½29 1969 Raach ztE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 315  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-25-07  Eastfrisian: As I know, he played a few years in the German Chess Bundesliga.
Sep-25-07  BIDMONFA: Gudmundur Sigurjonsson

Sep-25-07  IIIIIIIIII: He played an instrumental role in the backstage department of the '72 world championship match in Iceland.
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  wordfunph: from Robert Byrne's book Great Chess Victories and Defeats..

<When Migel Quinteros became ill and had to give up his place at the 1974-75 Hastings International Tournament, Gudmundur Sigurjonsson of Iceland filled in for him. He shared second prize and won the International Grandmaster title.>

good Gudmundur!

Sep-25-14  waustad: Happy b'day! He may play locally still, but he hasn't played a FIDE rated game this century.
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