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Berge Ostenstad
Number of games in database: 173
Years covered: 1983 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2448 (2430 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2497

Overall record: +67 -47 =59 (55.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (12) 
    E91 E92 E94 E61 E60
 English, 1 c4 e5 (10) 
    A20 A29 A28
 English (10) 
    A17 A13 A18 A10 A16
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A41 A40
 Semi-Slav (4) 
    D43 D45
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (20) 
    C18 C03 C15 C01 C07
 French Winawer (11) 
    C18 C15 C19
 Grunfeld (11) 
    D86 D70 D87 D91 D85
 Caro-Kann (9) 
    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 Carlsen, 2002 1-0
   D Raznikov vs B Ostenstad, 2013 0-1
   B Ostenstad vs S Agdestein, 2004 1-0

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

   🏆 European Club Cup
   B Ostenstad vs M Roiz (Sep-14-14) 1/2-1/2
   B Ostenstad vs Nakamura (Oct-26-13) 0-1
   R Palliser vs B Ostenstad (Oct-25-13) 0-1
   B Ostenstad vs A Sumets (Oct-24-13) 1/2-1/2
   S Williams vs B Ostenstad (Oct-23-13) 0-1

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(born Sep-15-1964, 53 years old) Norway

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Berge ěstenstad is a Grandmaster. He was Norwegian champion in 1984, 1990, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2003, 2004 and 2011. ěstenstad scored 7.5/9 at the European Team Championship in Debrecen 1992.

Wikipedia article: Berge %C3%98stenstad

Last updated: 2017-01-12 13:37:21

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 173  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Pulkkinen vs B Ostenstad  0-1471983Nordic-ttB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
2. B Ostenstad vs Oll  0-1511984Wch U20A77 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 10.Nd2
3. M Abarca Aguirre vs B Ostenstad  0-1321984Wch U20E12 Queen's Indian
4. B Ostenstad vs Petursson  ½-½521985NorwayD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
5. Larsen vs B Ostenstad 1-0441985Gausdal ztA38 English, Symmetrical
6. B Ostenstad vs Hebden  0-1381987Gausdal InternationaA43 Old Benoni
7. Zsuzsa Polgar vs B Ostenstad  1-0581988Reykjavik opE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
8. A Thorsteinsson vs B Ostenstad  ½-½441988Reykjavik cqC55 Two Knights Defense
9. Jansa vs B Ostenstad  1-0321988GausdalB10 Caro-Kann
10. Lautier vs B Ostenstad  1-0311988It shvD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
11. B Ostenstad vs L Christiansen  1-0631988ReykjavikA48 King's Indian
12. N Davies vs B Ostenstad 1-0341988Oslo (Norway)B01 Scandinavian
13. B Ostenstad vs Polugaevsky  0-1391988Reykjavik opE15 Queen's Indian
14. Petursson vs B Ostenstad  0-1391988Ch Bayern UTYSOE12 Queen's Indian
15. B Ostenstad vs Jansa  ½-½301988OsloA48 King's Indian
16. Blatny vs B Ostenstad  ½-½471989Czech RepublicB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
17. Wojtkiewicz vs B Ostenstad  1-0471989Cup Atlantic UUSAO ttE17 Queen's Indian
18. I Bilek vs B Ostenstad  ½-½421989Tirnavia-BE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
19. B Ostenstad vs J Lechtynsky  1-0471989Tirnavia-BA48 King's Indian
20. B Ostenstad vs I Stohl  0-1281989Tirnavia-BD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
21. B Ostenstad vs Savon  ½-½161989Tirnavia-BE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
22. Larsen vs B Ostenstad  1-0631989Espoo ztA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
23. B Ostenstad vs J L Arnason  1-0561989Espoo ztE15 Queen's Indian
24. B Ostenstad vs H Olafsson  ½-½781989Espoo ztD85 Grunfeld
25. S Agdestein vs B Ostenstad  ½-½481989Espoo ztE17 Queen's Indian
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 173  PGN Download
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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.
Aug-05-15  jrofrano: Berge Ostenstad is the sixth GM as part of my new series called the GM Spotlight!

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