Number of games in database: 56
Years covered: 1962 to 1977
Last FIDE rating: 2439
Overall record: +16 -25 =15 (42.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Layne vs A Zwaig, 1975 0-1
O'Kelly vs A Zwaig, 1975 0-1
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| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 56
|1. A Zwaig vs J Boey
||Varna||C44 King's Pawn Game|
|2. A Zwaig vs Keres
||Varna ol||B30 Sicilian|
|3. A Zwaig vs A Dueckstein
||Tel Aviv ol (Men)||C45 Scotch Game|
|4. A Zwaig vs M Fallone
||Tel Aviv ol (Men) fin-B||D06 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|5. N Littlewood vs A Zwaig
||Tel aviv ol||C33 King's Gambit Accepted|
|6. A Zwaig vs Ujtumen
||Tel-Aviv olm fB||C45 Scotch Game|
|7. Huebner vs A Zwaig
||Wch U20||C95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer|
|8. A Zwaig vs V Tukmakov
||Wch U20 f-A||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|9. A Zwaig vs Panno
||Havana ol (Men)||B83 Sicilian|
|10. A Zwaig vs Szabo
||La Habana 2/345||B27 Sicilian|
|11. A Zwaig vs Gligoric
||La Habana ol (Men) fin-A||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|12. A Zwaig vs Minev
||Halle zt||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|13. A Zwaig vs F Kuijpers
||Halle zt||E52 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with ...b6|
|14. Hort vs A Zwaig
|15. A Zwaig vs L Zinn
|16. A Zwaig vs V Ciocaltea
||Halle||B24 Sicilian, Closed|
|17. Matulovic vs A Zwaig
||Halle zt||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|18. Portisch vs A Zwaig
||Halle||A56 Benoni Defense|
|19. E Havansi vs A Zwaig
||Halle zt||A48 King's Indian|
|20. Uhlmann vs A Zwaig
||Zt||A88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6|
|21. H MacGrillen vs A Zwaig
||WchT U26 15th fin-B||A56 Benoni Defense|
|22. A Zwaig vs Keene
||Ybbs||C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line|
|23. G McCurdy vs A Zwaig
||Lugano Olympiad||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|24. A Zwaig vs L Espig
||Tournament||A02 Bird's Opening|
|25. R Hartoch vs A Zwaig
| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 56
|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')
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