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Fricis Apsenieks
Number of games in database: 103
Years covered: 1924 to 1939

Overall record: +37 -40 =26 (48.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (7) 
    B24 B55 B45 B58 B29
 French Defense (7) 
    C01 C07
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A46 D04
 Four Knights (5) 
    C48 C49
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D60 D63 D67 D52
With the Black pieces:
 King's Pawn Game (6) 
    C40 C44
 Orthodox Defense (5) 
    D51 D61 D55 D52
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (5) 
    D26 D20 D22
 Slav (5) 
    D11 D12
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C68 C83 C67 C78
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Flohr vs F Apsenieks, 1939 1/2-1/2
   E E Book vs F Apsenieks, 1937 1/2-1/2
   F Apsenieks vs S F Smith, 1924 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Kemeri (1937)

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(born Apr-07-1894, died Apr-25-1941, 47 years old) Latvia

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Fricis (Franz) Apsenieks was one of Latvia's strongest players between the two World Wars. He took 2nd place in the World Amateur Championship in Paris in 1924. He won the Latvian championship in 1926, 1927, and 1934, and played in seven olympiads.

Wikipedia article: Fricis Ap%C5%A1enieks

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 103  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Colle vs F Apsenieks  ½-½41 1924 ParisE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
2. F Apsenieks vs K Havasi  0-125 1924 Paris f-AE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
3. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  ½-½35 1924 Paris f-AC48 Four Knights
4. A Chepurnov vs F Apsenieks  0-153 1924 Paris f-AC41 Philidor Defense
5. F Apsenieks vs S F Smith  1-067 1924 Paris prel-5D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. F Apsenieks vs Euwe 1-035 1924 ParisC49 Four Knights
7. F Apsenieks vs F Lazard  1-031 1924 Paris prel-5D06 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. F Apsenieks vs Hromadka  1-065 1925 Bromley Premier-AD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
9. V Marin y Llovet vs F Apsenieks  0-145 1925 Bromley prel BD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. F Apsenieks vs F H Terrill  1-035 1925 Bromley prel BA84 Dutch
11. Lloyd Storr-Best vs F Apsenieks  0-134 1925 Bromley prel BC44 King's Pawn Game
12. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  0-131 1925 Bromley Premier-AC55 Two Knights Defense
13. Reginald Charles Noel-Johnson vs F Apsenieks  0-168 1925 Bromley prel BB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
14. R E Lean vs F Apsenieks  1-036 1925 Bromley prel BA06 Reti Opening
15. F Apsenieks vs A Louis  1-037 1925 Bromley prel BD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
16. K Skalicka vs F Apsenieks  1-085 1925 Bromley Premier-AD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. F Apsenieks vs H G Wright  1-012 1925 Bromley prel BA44 Old Benoni Defense
18. F Apsenieks vs Weenink 1-043 1928 OlympiadD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. R Crepeaux vs F Apsenieks  1-038 1928 OlympiadA06 Reti Opening
20. E Steiner vs F Apsenieks 1-026 1928 OlympiadC40 King's Knight Opening
21. F Apsenieks vs Lokvenc  0-134 1928 OlympiadD75 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O c5, 8.dxc5
22. F Apsenieks vs Rubinstein  0-132 1930 Hamburg olC48 Four Knights
23. F Apsenieks vs E Gilfer  1-033 1930 Hamburg ol (Men)C50 Giuoco Piano
24. F Apsenieks vs J Rejfir  1-034 1930 Hamburg ol (Men)B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
25. F Apsenieks vs Kashdan 0-122 1930 Hamburg ol (Men)A46 Queen's Pawn Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-07-06  BIDMONFA: Fritzis Apscheneek


Apr-07-07  laskereshevsky: A "sneezey" dialouge...

<MR. "A":.....Fritzis a...a...a..PSCHENEEEEK!!!....

<<MR "B":...BLESS YOU!...>>

MR. "A":...sniff...sniff.....thank you....>

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  whiteshark: Haappy biirthday, Fricis!

Good things come to those who wait, so congrats for unification!

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  whiteshark: bio:

Kemeri 1937 photo:

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  whiteshark: CHESS on page 34 of its December 1941 issue noted that '<Apshenayek>' had died (earlier that year) of pulmonary phthisis, at the age of 47. '<He was an eccentric, and looked it, but a very kind-hearted man.>'

Source: <C.N.3748. Apscheneek>

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