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Berge Ostenstad
Number of games in database: 182
Years covered: 1983 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2447 (2461 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2497
Overall record: +69 -50 =63 (55.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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A04 Reti Opening (4 games)
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   🏆 Norwegian Championship
   J L Hammer vs B Ostenstad (Jul-14-18) 1-0
   B Ostenstad vs J S Christiansen (Jul-13-18) 1/2-1/2
   L Tallaksen vs B Ostenstad (Jul-12-18) 0-1
   B Ostenstad vs J Haug (Jul-11-18) 1/2-1/2
   F Elsness vs B Ostenstad (Jul-10-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born Sep-15-1964, 54 years old) Norway

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Berge ěstenstad is a Norwegian chess International Grandmaster, who gained the International Master title in 1987, and the International Grandmaster title in 2003.

ěstenstad scored 7.5/9 at the European Team Championship in Debrecen 1992.

ěstenstad won the Norwegian Chess Championship in: 1984, 1990, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2003, 2004, and 2011. He played for Norway in the Chess Olympiads of 1984, 1990, and 2004.

He plays for Asker SK.

Wikipedia article: Berge Østenstad

Last updated: 2019-02-03 16:07:41

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 182  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Pulkkinen vs B Ostenstad  0-1471983Nordic-ttB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
2. M Abarca Aguirre vs B Ostenstad  0-1321984Wch U20E12 Queen's Indian
3. B Ostenstad vs Oll  0-1511984Wch U20A77 Benoni, Classical, 9...Re8, 10.Nd2
4. Larsen vs B Ostenstad 1-0441985Gausdal ZonalA38 English, Symmetrical
5. B Ostenstad vs Petursson  ½-½521985Gausdal ZonalD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
6. B Ostenstad vs Hebden  0-1381987Gausdal InternationaA43 Old Benoni
7. N Davies vs B Ostenstad 1-0341988Oslo (Norway)B01 Scandinavian
8. B Ostenstad vs Polugaevsky  0-1391988Reykjavik OpenE15 Queen's Indian
9. Petursson vs B Ostenstad  0-1391988Peer GyntE12 Queen's Indian
10. B Ostenstad vs Jansa  ½-½301988OsloA48 King's Indian
11. Jansa vs B Ostenstad  1-0321988Gausdal IntA07 King's Indian Attack
12. A Thorsteinsson vs B Ostenstad  ½-½441988Reykjavik OpenC55 Two Knights Defense
13. Lautier vs B Ostenstad  1-0311988Reykjavik OpenD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
14. B Ostenstad vs L Christiansen  1-0631988Reykjavik OpenA48 King's Indian
15. Zsuzsa Polgar vs B Ostenstad  1-0581988Reykjavik OpenE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
16. Blatny vs B Ostenstad  ½-½471989Tirnavia-BB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
17. B Ostenstad vs J Lechtynsky  1-0471989Tirnavia-BD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
18. B Ostenstad vs I Stohl  0-1281989Tirnavia-BD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
19. B Ostenstad vs Savon  ½-½161989Tirnavia-BE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
20. I Bilek vs B Ostenstad  ½-½421989Tirnavia-BE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
21. B Ostenstad vs C Hansen  0-1481989Espoo ZonalA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
22. H Westerinen vs B Ostenstad  1-0321989Espoo ZonalC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
23. L Karlsson vs B Ostenstad  1-0401989Espoo ZonalA02 Bird's Opening
24. Petursson vs B Ostenstad  1-0711989Espoo ZonalE36 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
25. B Ostenstad vs J Yrjola  ½-½351989Espoo ZonalB08 Pirc, Classical
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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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