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Edgar Walther
  
Number of games in database: 175
Years covered: 1949 to 1992
Last FIDE rating: 2254
Highest rating achieved in database: 2316
Overall record: +59 -72 =44 (46.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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EDGAR WALTHER
(born Dec-24-1930, died Oct-23-2013, 82 years old) Switzerland

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He was a FIDE Master and an International Correspondence Chess Master.

Wikipedia article: Edgar Walther

Last updated: 2020-11-14 09:31:02

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 175  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Walther vs Rossolimo 0-1251949OldenburgB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
2. Rellstab vs E Walther  0-1271949OldenburgA07 King's Indian Attack
3. O'Kelly vs E Walther  1-0261949OldenburgB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
4. E Walther vs H Heemsoth  1-0391949OldenburgB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
5. J Enevoldsen vs E Walther  1-0281949OldenburgB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
6. E Walther vs H Heinicke  ½-½371949OldenburgC05 French, Tarrasch
7. B H Wood vs E Walther 1-0551949OldenburgA02 Bird's Opening
8. Bogoljubov vs E Walther  1-0451949OldenburgE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
9. E Walther vs O Sarapu  0-1601949OldenburgC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
10. Saemisch vs E Walther  1-0641949OldenburgE16 Queen's Indian
11. E Walther vs E Zemgalis  ½-½671949OldenburgB02 Alekhine's Defense
12. Unzicker vs E Walther  1-0581949OldenburgB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
13. E Walther vs R G Wade  ½-½251949OldenburgE05 Catalan, Open, Classical line
14. W Kuppe vs E Walther  0-1331949OldenburgB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
15. E Walther vs Rautenberg  0-1461949OldenburgC05 French, Tarrasch
16. G Kieninger vs E Walther  1-0341949OldenburgE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
17. E Walther vs P Tautvaisas  1-0391949OldenburgC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
18. E Walther vs Gravemeyer  1-0201950FRG corrD00 Queen's Pawn Game
19. E Walther vs Winkler  0-1131950corrC34 King's Gambit Accepted
20. A Beni vs E Walther  1-0291954ZuerichB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
21. L Schmid vs E Walther  1-0281954ZuerichB07 Pirc
22. E Bhend vs E Walther  ½-½211954ZuerichB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
23. E Walther vs Euwe  ½-½241954ZuerichB58 Sicilian
24. E Walther vs E Gereben  ½-½121954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-4B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
25. J Jerolim vs E Walther  0-1381954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-4E60 King's Indian Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-22-05  Eastfrisian: He is a FM and is born in the year 1930. Walther seems to be no more an active player.
Jan-10-13  Cemoblanca: E Walther vs Fischer, 1959

I think this game should be a "Notable Game". OK, he missed some winning chances, but nevertheless, it was a great achievement. :)

Sep-09-13  Caissanist: If you think a game should be a notable game then you need to put it in a collection. "Notable games" are autogenerated from people putting them in collections. I'm surprised that hasn't already happened, since there are several collections of Fischer's M60MG here.

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