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Uwe Boensch
U Boensch 
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Number of games in database: 984
Years covered: 1974 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 2508 (2557 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2575
Overall record: +305 -245 =432 (53.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (61) 
    E73 E94 E97 E60 E62
 Queen's Indian (42) 
    E12 E15 E17 E14 E16
 Sicilian (38) 
    B42 B87 B44 B45 B33
 Reti System (34) 
    A04 A06 A05
 English (31) 
    A15 A14 A12 A16 A13
 Nimzo Indian (25) 
    E32 E46 E42 E39 E20
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (183) 
    B81 B83 B32 B22 B84
 Queen's Gambit Declined (81) 
    D37 D35 D31 D36 D30
 Sicilian Scheveningen (75) 
    B81 B83 B84 B80 B82
 Orthodox Defense (38) 
    D58 D50 D56 D55 D59
 English (25) 
    A14 A13 A15 A16 A17
 Modern Benoni (24) 
    A67 A56 A65 A62 A75
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Uhlmann vs U Boensch, 1976 0-1
   U Boensch vs K Litkiewicz, 1974 1-0
   U Boensch vs Chekhov, 1987 1-0
   U Boensch vs J Pinter, 1986 1-0
   J Kraai vs U Boensch, 1998 0-1
   U Boensch vs D Hausrath, 2007 1-0
   Ftacnik vs U Boensch, 1996 0-1
   Huebner vs U Boensch, 2009 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Szekszard Open (1989)
   East German Championship (1985)
   East German Championship (1986)
   Vidmar Memorial (1987)
   East German Championship (1976)
   Lippstadt (1994)
   East German Championship (1982)
   East German Championship (1983)
   East German Championship (1981)
   Hungarian Open Championship (1987)
   Capablanca Memorial-A (1986)
   Halle DSV (1978)
   East German Championship (1980)
   Bundesliga 1998/99 (1998)
   East German Championship (1974)

   🏆 Bundesliga
   Krasenkow vs U Boensch (Oct-22-22) 1-0
   U Boensch vs J Vang Glud (Oct-17-21) 1/2-1/2
   T Heinemann vs U Boensch (Oct-16-21) 1-0
   Predojevic vs U Boensch (Oct-14-21) 1-0
   M Baldauf vs U Boensch (Oct-13-21) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-15-1958, 64 years old) Germany

[what is this?]
Uwe Bönsch is a (East) German player who was awarded the GM title in 1986. He was either first or first equal in the following tournaments; Leipzig 1986 (Category 8), Budapest Open 1986, Leipzig 1986 (Category 9), Portoroz 1987, and Polanica Zdroj 1987. He is also a FIDE Senior Trainer.

 page 1 of 40; games 1-25 of 984  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. U Boensch vs H Gruenberg  0-1301974East German ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
2. M Boehnisch vs U Boensch  ½-½241974East German ChampionshipB20 Sicilian
3. U Boensch vs K Litkiewicz 1-0301974East German ChampionshipC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
4. U Boensch vs L Zinn  1-0391974East German ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
5. G Moehring vs U Boensch  1-0411974East German ChampionshipA36 English
6. U Boensch vs D Neukirch  0-1681974East German ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
7. U Boensch vs B Starck  1-0361974East German ChampionshipB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
8. U Boensch vs L Vogt  ½-½411974East German ChampionshipB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
9. H Rossmann vs U Boensch  1-0361974East German ChampionshipB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
10. U Boensch vs K Mueller  0-1341974East German ChampionshipC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
11. U Boensch vs B Malich  0-1431974East German ChampionshipB25 Sicilian, Closed
12. Knaak vs U Boensch  0-1401974East German ChampionshipE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
13. H Broberg vs U Boensch  0-1461974East German ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
14. Uhlmann vs U Boensch  1-0331974East German ChampionshipA22 English
15. U Boensch vs H Liebert  ½-½181974East German ChampionshipB23 Sicilian, Closed
16. C Syre vs U Boensch  0-1371974East German ChampionshipE61 King's Indian
17. T Paehtz Sr vs U Boensch  1-0381974East German ChampionshipA25 English
18. L Espig vs U Boensch  1-0361974East German ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
19. W Heinig vs U Boensch  0-1371974East German ChampionshipE73 King's Indian
20. U Boensch vs J Rodriguez Gonzalez  1-0381974Halle DSVA04 Reti Opening
21. U Boensch vs T Paehtz Sr  0-1371974Halle DSVA07 King's Indian Attack
22. U Boensch vs A Filipowicz  ½-½261974Halle DSVB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
23. U Boensch vs Smejkal  ½-½431974Halle DSVC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
24. U Boensch vs Tal 0-1371974Halle DSVB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
25. Savon vs U Boensch  ½-½191974Halle DSVB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
 page 1 of 40; games 1-25 of 984  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  WTHarvey: Here are some mates and wins from Uwe's games not given here:
Mar-13-05  pazzed paun: O.K. a random player on a random day becomes player of the day. Who is this guy? does he get an note telling him he was player of the day?
Mar-13-05  DanielBryant: Check this game out: U Boensch vs Chekhov, 1987
Mar-14-06  Warrush: Nice attacking game.
Oct-15-06  BIDMONFA: Uwe Boensch


Oct-15-06  Milo: player of the day... twice?
Oct-15-06  Karpova: He's the trainer of the german national team
Oct-15-07  whiteshark: Well there is a lot of German r ingelisch 1: (gg)

Nov-16-08  whiteshark: German national coach Uwe Bönsch @ Dresden 2008:
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Here is an interesting article about a lecture and training seminar organised by Uew Boensch at Berlin in November 2005:

Oct-15-10  whiteshark: <Karpova: He's the trainer of the German national team> aka <der Bundes-Teekocher <:D>>
Premium Chessgames Member
  ketchuplover: Happy Birthday mein herr
Oct-15-11  whiteshark: Listen, don't you realize if you're not part of the solution you're part of the problem.

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