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Jozsef Schweiger
Number of games in database: 11
Years covered: 1921
Overall record: +1 -8 =2 (18.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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Schweiger played at Budapest 1912 and 1921. He finished third in the 1922 Hungarian Championship (=Endre Steiner).

Last updated: 2016-09-01 07:16:25

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Euwe vs J Schweiger 1-0401921BudapestB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
2. A Vajda vs J Schweiger  ½-½261921BudapestD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. J Schweiger vs E Steiner  0-1631921BudapestC77 Ruy Lopez
4. Z von Balla vs J Schweiger 1-0431921BudapestC77 Ruy Lopez
5. J Schweiger vs Gruenfeld  0-1421921BudapestD04 Queen's Pawn Game
6. Bogoljubov vs J Schweiger  1-0541921BudapestB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
7. J Schweiger vs B Kostic  0-1341921BudapestC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
8. Alekhine vs J Schweiger 1-0371921BudapestD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. J Schweiger vs K Sterk 1-0401921BudapestC41 Philidor Defense
10. Saemisch vs J Schweiger  ½-½791921BudapestD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. J Schweiger vs Tartakower 0-1321921BudapestA82 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
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Jun-13-07  suenteus po 147: This is Johan Schweiger from Germany. Not sure where else he might have played aside from Budapest, 1921.
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  Stonehenge: Are you sure this isn't
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  Stonehenge: According to Schweiger is a pseudonym.
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  whiteshark: Josef Schweiger according to crosstable: http://www.rogerpaige.webspace.virg...

In the Munninghoff's Euwe bio it's also Schweiger in the crosstable.

I wonder why would you allow someone to use a pseudonym in a master tournament?

note that edochess had transposed digits for the year. ;)

May-18-15  zanzibar: Did the name get changed from Johan to J to allow for ambiguity with Jozsef and Josef?
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  Tabanus: Jozsef Schweiger also according to the tournament book at

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