Menachem Oren (Chwojnik)
Number of games in database: 36
Years covered: 1926 to 1956
Overall record: +17 -11 =8 (58.3%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
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|E67|| ||King's Indian, Fianchetto (4 games)||E60|| ||King's Indian Defense (2 games)||D30|| ||Queen's Gambit Declined (2 games)||E16|| ||Queen's Indian (2 games)||D37|| ||Queen's Gambit Declined (2 games)|
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|MENACHEM OREN (CHWOJNIK)
(born 1901, died Dec-??-62, 61 years old) Poland (federation/nationality Israel)
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|Mieczyslaw Chwojnik was born in Poland in 1901. During World War II, he moved to Palestine, where he changed his name to Menachem Oren.|
In 1926, he tied for 8-9th at the 1st Polish Championship in Warsaw. Chwojnik (Oren) played at four Chess Olympiads: for Poland in 1928, and for Israel in 1952, 1954, and 1956. He was Israeli Champion in 1951, and passed away in Tel Aviv in 1962.
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| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 36
|1. M Oren vs Friedmann
|| ||1-0||34||1926||Poland||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|2. M Oren vs D Daniuszewski
|| ||1-0||39||1927||POL-ch||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|3. Rubinstein vs M Oren
||1-0||21||1927||Lodz||E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical|
|4. M Oren vs M Lowcki
|| ||0-1||41||1927||POL-ch||A04 Reti Opening|
|5. Weenink vs M Oren
|| ||1-0||31||1928||Olympiad||B83 Sicilian|
|6. M Oren vs A Vajda
|| ||0-1||36||1928||Olympiad||E11 Bogo-Indian Defense|
|7. J Rejfir vs M Oren
|| ||0-1||39||1928||The Hague ol (Men)||D58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst|
|8. M Oren vs Smyslov
|| ||½-½||52||1952||01, Helsinki||D13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation|
|9. M Oren vs I Dyner
||1-0||24||1952||Tel Aviv, Israel||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|10. M Oren vs Sliwa
|| ||0-1||41||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||E16 Queen's Indian|
|11. M Oren vs Larry Evans
|| ||0-1||62||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|12. P Mueller-Breil vs M Oren
|| ||0-1||51||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|13. Prins vs M Oren
|| ||1-0||23||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||C00 French Defense|
|14. M Oren vs K S Ojanen
|| ||1-0||41||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||A98 Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky Variation with Qc2|
|15. K Tsiknopoulos vs M Oren
|| ||0-1||76||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||B20 Sicilian|
|16. A Pytlakowski vs M Oren
|| ||0-1||40||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||D40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch|
|17. M Oren vs W Pietzsch
||1-0||42||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||E17 Queen's Indian|
|18. F Scafarelli vs M Oren
|| ||0-1||39||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|19. M Oren vs C Poulsen
|| ||½-½||27||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|20. M Oren vs Dr. Juan Gonzalez
|| ||½-½||60||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|21. J H Donner vs M Oren
|| ||1-0||54||1952||Helsinki ol (Men)||C10 French|
|22. M Oren vs Sajtar
|| ||½-½||34||1954||Amsterdam ol (Men) fin-A||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|23. P M Nielsen vs M Oren
||0-1||28||1954||Amsterdam||D50 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|24. M Oren vs B Rabar
|| ||½-½||16||1954||Amsterdam ol (Men)||D38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation|
|25. M Oren vs T Store
|| ||1-0||28||1954||Amsterdam ol (Men)||D10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 36
|Aug-23-06|| ||Mibelz: Menachem Oren was born (as Mieczyslaw Chwojnik) in Poland in 1901 (not in 1913).|
He played for Poland in the 2nd Chess Olympiad at The Hague 1928, and for Israel in the Olympiads at Helsinki 1952, Amsterdam 1954, and Moscow 1956.
|Apr-15-09|| ||Benzol: "Akiba Rubinstein: The Later Years" has Moishe Chwojnik being born in 1901.|
|Jul-26-12|| ||Karpova: He won the 1926 'Nowy Dziennik' tournament in Kraków:|
1. Chwojnik 7.0
2-3. Em. Rubinstein 5.5
2-3. B. Schenker 5.5
4. Blaszcsak 4.5
5. Perlberg 4.0
6. Landau 3.5
7-8. Fraenkel 2.5
7.8. Mannheimer 2.5
9. M. Schenker 1.0
Source: Page 168 of the '(Neue) Wiener Schachzeitung', 1926
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