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Bengt-Eric Horberg
  
Number of games in database: 57
Years covered: 1954 to 1969
Overall record: +13 -26 =18 (38.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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BENGT-ERIC HORBERG
(born Feb-09-1922, died Nov-02-2003, 81 years old) Sweden

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Bengt-Eric Hörberg was born in Karlskrona. He was Swedish champion in 1954.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 57  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Najdorf vs B E Horberg  1-0261954MontevideoA04 Reti Opening
2. B E Horberg vs Trompowsky 0-1221954MontevideoB40 Sicilian
3. Bronstein vs B E Horberg 1-0331954Amsterdam ol (Men) fin-AE59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line
4. B E Horberg vs R Toran Albero  0-1291954MontevideoE14 Queen's Indian
5. B E Horberg vs L Schmid  0-1311954Amsterdam ol (Men) fin-AC05 French, Tarrasch
6. W Morena vs B E Horberg  0-1341954Amsterdam ol (Men)E92 King's Indian
7. B E Horberg vs P M Nielsen  0-1261954Amsterdam ol (Men)E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
8. B E Horberg vs M Oren  0-1651954Amsterdam ol (Men)D42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3
9. B E Horberg vs A Fuderer  ½-½181954Amsterdam ol (Men)D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
10. B E Horberg vs F Zita  0-1651954Amsterdam ol (Men)A34 English, Symmetrical
11. Prins vs B E Horberg  1-0541954Amsterdam ol (Men)D51 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. Panno vs B E Horberg  ½-½331954Amsterdam ol (Men)D42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3
13. L Barden vs B E Horberg  0-1341954Amsterdam ol (Men)C19 French, Winawer, Advance
14. M Oren vs B E Horberg  0-1291954Amsterdam ol (Men)E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
15. B E Horberg vs G Barcza  0-1491954Amsterdam ol (Men)A04 Reti Opening
16. B E Horberg vs A Tsvetkov  ½-½251954Amsterdam ol (Men)E85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation
17. B E Horberg vs J Kozma  0-1281958Munich ol (Men) prelE00 Queen's Pawn Game
18. K Ennigrou vs B E Horberg  ½-½72195813th olm qual. group 4B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
19. B E Horberg vs J Goncalves  1-036195813th olm qual. group 4C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
20. B E Horberg vs A Gudmundsson  0-165195813th olm final BE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
21. P Martin vs B E Horberg  ½-½18195813th olm final BE91 King's Indian
22. H van den Broeck vs B E Horberg  ½-½51195813th olm final BE65 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav, 7.O-O
23. B E Horberg vs P Ravn  0-123195813th olm final BE15 Queen's Indian
24. L Hallstrom vs B E Horberg  0-124195813th olm final BB15 Caro-Kann
25. B E Horberg vs S Witkowski  0-126195813th olm final BB01 Scandinavian
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Jan-03-05
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  Benzol: Bengt-Eric Horberg
Born 9th February 1922 in Karlskrona
He was Swedish champion in 1954.
Aug-14-06  waddayaplay: The most commonly used name form is Bengt Hörberg.

Wrote or co-authored several books in Swedish:

"Paul Morphy; En legendarisk schackmästares berömda partier - med kort biografi." / Hörberg, Bengt & Westberg, Jostein 1961

"Emanuel Lasker : 75 utvalda partier med kommentarer samt biografi" / Bengt Hörberg, Jostein Westberg (1964)

"J.R. Capablanca : 75 utvalda partier med kommentarer samt biografi" / Bengt Hörberg, Jostein Westberg (1965)

"Schack för nybörjare" (1965, 1970, 1980, 1986, possibly more ed.) -- this one is still popular

Appears to have died 2003-11-02

Aug-14-06  waddayaplay: More precisely, some sources suggest that he died that date.
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