Berge Ostenstad
Number of games in database: 167
Years covered: 1983 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2487
Highest rating achieved in database: 2497
Overall record: +66 -47 =54 (55.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (11) 
    E91 E92 E90 E61 E95
 English, 1 c4 e5 (10) 
    A20 A29 A28
 English (10) 
    A17 A13 A15 A18 A16
 Semi-Slav (5) 
    D43 D45
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A41 A40
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (19) 
    C18 C03 C01 C15 C00
 Grunfeld (11) 
    D91 D70 D87 D86 D85
 French Winawer (10) 
    C18 C15 C19
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B10 B14
 Queen's Indian (7) 
    E12 E17 E14
 French Tarrasch (6) 
    C03 C05 C07
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Ostenstad vs S Agdestein, 2004 1-0
   B Ostenstad vs Carlsen, 2002 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Clubs Cup (Men) (2003)
   Norwegian Championship (2004)
   Norwegian Championship (2006)
   European Club Cup (2010)
   European Club Cup (2011)
   European Club Cup (2013)

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(born Sep-16-1964) Norway

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Berge ěstenstad is a Grandmaster. Norwegian champion in 1984, 1990, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2003, and 2004.

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 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. K Pulkkinen vs B Ostenstad  0-147 1983 Nordic-ttD42 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch, 7.Bd3
2. B Ostenstad vs Oll  0-151 1984 Wch U20A77 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 10.Nd2
3. M Abarca Aguirre vs B Ostenstad  0-132 1984 Wch U20E12 Queen's Indian
4. Larsen vs B Ostenstad 1-044 1985 Gausdal ztA38 English, Symmetrical
5. B Ostenstad vs Petursson  ½-½52 1985 NorwayD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
6. B Ostenstad vs Hebden  0-138 1987 Gausdal InternationaA43 Old Benoni
7. A Thorsteinsson vs B Ostenstad  ½-½44 1988 Reykjavik cqC55 Two Knights Defense
8. Petursson vs B Ostenstad  0-139 1988 Ch Bayern E12 Queen's Indian
9. Zsuzsa Polgar vs B Ostenstad  1-058 1988 Reykjavik opE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
10. N Davies vs B Ostenstad 1-034 1988 Oslo (Norway)B01 Scandinavian
11. B Ostenstad vs Jansa  ½-½30 1988 OsloA48 King's Indian
12. Lautier vs B Ostenstad  1-031 1988 It shvD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
13. Jansa vs B Ostenstad  1-032 1988 GausdalB10 Caro-Kann
14. B Ostenstad vs Christiansen  1-063 1988 It (open)A48 King's Indian
15. B Ostenstad vs Polugaevsky  0-139 1988 Reykjavik opE15 Queen's Indian
16. Petursson vs B Ostenstad  1-071 1989 Espoo ztE36 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
17. B Ostenstad vs Savon  ½-½16 1989 Tirnavia-BE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
18. S Agdestein vs B Ostenstad  ½-½48 1989 Espoo ztE17 Queen's Indian
19. M Marin vs B Ostenstad  ½-½37 1989 EU-chT (Men)D87 Grunfeld, Exchange
20. H Westerinen vs B Ostenstad  1-032 1989 EsbooC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
21. B Ostenstad vs Zsuzsa Polgar  ½-½39 1989 Ch Europe (team), Haifa (Israel)A04 Reti Opening
22. I Bilek vs B Ostenstad  ½-½42 1989 Trnava (Czech Republic)E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
23. B Ostenstad vs C Hansen  0-148 1989 Espoo ztA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
24. B Ostenstad vs W Wittmann  ½-½29 1989 EU-chT (Men)E91 King's Indian
25. Wojtkiewicz vs B Ostenstad  1-047 1989 Cup Atlantic ttE17 Queen's Indian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-14-06  BIDMONFA: Berge Ostenstad


Mar-14-08  masterwojtek: As of 2005, Berge ěstenstad has won more Norwegian Chess Championships than any other player, seven in total. He won in 1984, 1990, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2003, and 2004.
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