Number of games in database: 72
Years covered: 1962 to 1977
Last FIDE rating: 2439
Overall record: +20 -29 =23 (43.8%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
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Layne vs A Zwaig, 1975 0-1
O'Kelly vs A Zwaig, 1975 0-1
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(born Feb-06-1947, 70 years old) Norway
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|Arne Zwaig was born in Oslo. He won the Norwegian Championship in 1964 and 1969 and was awarded the IM title in 1975.|
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| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 72
|1. A Zwaig vs J Boey
|| ||½-½||34||1962||Varna ol (Men) qual-A||C44 King's Pawn Game|
|2. A Zwaig vs Keres
|| ||½-½||68||1962||Varna ol (Men) qual-A||B30 Sicilian|
|3. A Zwaig vs A Dueckstein
|| ||0-1||37||1964||Tel Aviv ol (Men)||C45 Scotch Game|
|4. N Littlewood vs A Zwaig
||0-1||40||1964||Tel aviv ol||C33 King's Gambit Accepted|
|5. A Zwaig vs M Fallone
|| ||0-1||42||1964||Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-B||D06 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|6. A Zwaig vs Ujtumen
|| ||0-1||39||1964||Tel-Aviv olm fB||C45 Scotch Game|
|7. A Zwaig vs V Tukmakov
|| ||1-0||29||1965||Wch U20 f-A||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|8. Huebner vs A Zwaig
|| ||0-1||33||1965||Wch U20||C95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer|
|9. A Zwaig vs Szabo
|| ||0-1||27||1966||Havana ol (Men) fin-A||B27 Sicilian|
|10. A Zwaig vs Gligoric
|| ||0-1||40||1966||Havana ol (Men) fin-A||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|11. A Zwaig vs Panno
|| ||0-1||49||1966||Havana ol (Men) fin-A||B83 Sicilian|
|12. Uhlmann vs A Zwaig
|| ||1-0||44||1967||Zt||A88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6|
|13. Matulovic vs A Zwaig
|| ||½-½||44||1967||Halle Zonal||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|14. A Zwaig vs L Zinn
|| ||0-1||41||1967||Halle Zonal||C25 Vienna|
|15. Portisch vs A Zwaig
|| ||1-0||40||1967||Halle Zonal||A56 Benoni Defense|
|16. A Zwaig vs F Kuijpers
|| ||1-0||42||1967||Halle Zonal||E52 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6|
|17. A Zwaig vs N Minev
|| ||1-0||64||1967||Halle Zonal||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|18. E Havansi vs A Zwaig
|| ||½-½||36||1967||Halle Zonal||A48 King's Indian|
|19. A Zwaig vs V Ciocaltea
|| ||1-0||43||1967||Halle Zonal||B24 Sicilian, Closed|
|20. Hort vs A Zwaig
|| ||1-0||28||1967||Halle Zonal||A14 English|
|21. H MacGrillen vs A Zwaig
|| ||½-½||44||1968||WchT U26 15th fin-B||A56 Benoni Defense|
|22. A Zwaig vs Keene
||½-½||33||1968||Ybbs||C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line|
|23. G McCurdy vs A Zwaig
|| ||0-1||21||1968||Chess Olympiad Final-C||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|24. A Zwaig vs Baudy
|| ||1-0||32||1969||World U26 Championship||A03 Bird's Opening|
|25. A Zwaig vs L Espig
|| ||0-1||58||1969||Tournament||A02 Bird's Opening|
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|Nov-07-09|| ||vonKrolock: Zweig & Chess: (memory from E. Feder on his chess games with Zweig in Brazil - quote <"Ich bin ein schwacher Spieler, aber seine Kenntnis der Kunst war so gering, daß es mich Mühe kostete, ihn gelegentlich eine Partie gewinnen zu lassen"> or:'I am a weak player, but his knowledge of the art was so limited, that I it was very hard for me, to let him occasionally win a game'|
Nevertheless, Zweig created one of the classics of the Chess tales : <"Schachnovelle"> , writen between 1938 and 1941 in Brazil (Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro) published for the first time in Portuguese, together with two other stories, one of the 'three affections', "As Três Paixões" - (translator ?! - ) , September 1942, and soon after in German, in Buenos Aires in the same year, more preciselly in December 7th, in a limited edition of 300 copies. Earlier in that Year, Zweig (together with wife Lotte) comitted suicide in his home in Petrópolis (February 23th, a few days after the conclusion of the manuscript of his 'chessical story')
virtual exibit http://www.lasker-gesellschaft.de/s...
|Feb-06-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, Arne Zwaig.|
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