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Johannes Hjalmar Giersing
Number of games in database: 31
Years covered: 1899 to 1928
Overall record: +7 -19 =5 (30.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Nov-18-1872, died Nov-11-1954, 81 years old) Denmark

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Johannes Hjalmar Giersing was born in Odense. He was Nordic champion in 1903 and Danish champion in 1915. He passed away in Copenhagen in 1954.

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 31  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Giersing vs S E Vaage  ½-½501899Nordic Congress 2ndC67 Ruy Lopez
2. Loman vs J Giersing  1-0411906StockholmC12 French, McCutcheon
3. V Sjoberg vs J Giersing  1-0241906StockholmC12 French, McCutcheon
4. J Giersing vs Schlechter  0-1261906StockholmB25 Sicilian, Closed
5. A H Pettersson vs J Giersing  0-1771906StockholmC78 Ruy Lopez
6. O Bernstein vs J Giersing  1-0241906StockholmD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. S O Svensson vs J Giersing  0-1491906StockholmC78 Ruy Lopez
8. J Giersing vs J Mieses 0-1321906StockholmD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
9. J Giersing vs F Englund  0-1521906StockholmD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. H Suechting vs J Giersing  1-0381906StockholmC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
11. J Giersing vs J Moeller  ½-½301906StockholmC26 Vienna
12. J Giersing vs G Marco ½-½341906StockholmC25 Vienna
13. J Giersing vs Olland 1-0221912StockholmC54 Giuoco Piano
14. Spielmann vs J Giersing  1-0491912StockholmC29 Vienna Gambit
15. J Giersing vs F Englund  0-1211912StockholmC26 Vienna
16. G Nyholm vs J Giersing  0-1691912StockholmC77 Ruy Lopez
17. J Giersing vs V Sjoberg  ½-½481912StockholmB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
18. G Marco vs J Giersing  1-0361912StockholmC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
19. J Giersing vs J Fridlizius  0-1321912StockholmC49 Four Knights
20. E Cohn vs J Giersing 1-0251912StockholmD02 Queen's Pawn Game
21. J Giersing vs H Langborg  1-0261912StockholmB01 Scandinavian
22. Alekhine vs J Giersing 1-0391912StockholmA13 English
23. M Marchand vs J Giersing  1-0281916Nordic Congress 7thD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. J Giersing vs O Loewenborg  0-1331916Nordic Congress 7thA46 Queen's Pawn Game
25. O Loewenborg vs J Giersing  ½-½331917Nordic Congress 8thC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
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  Benzol: Johannes Hjalmar Giersing
Born 18th November 1872 in Odense
Died 11th November 1954 in Copenhagen
Nordic champion in 1903 and Danish champion in 1915.
Nov-18-08  brankat: Nordic Champion of 1903, and Danish Champion of 1915. There is obviously a number of Giersing's games missing in this database.

R.I.P. master Giersing.

Mar-01-11  BLarsen1967: Aron Nimzowitsch against Johannes Giersing 1924 -- this Nordic Tournament was won by Nimzo in grand style,he scored 9.5 out of 10! Paul Johner came second with 8 points

[Event "Nordisk turnering"]
[Site "Copenhagen"]
[Date "1924.08.13"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Nimzowitsch, Aron"]
[Black "Giersing, Johannes"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D40"]
[Opening "QGD"]

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 c5 3. c4 cxd4 4. cxd5 Nf6 5. Nxd4 Qxd5 6. Nc3 Qa5 7. Nb3 Qh5 8. Bd2 e5 9. Nb5 Na6 10. Bc3 Ne4 11. Qd5 Nxc3 12. bxc3 Qg5 13. Nd2 Qe7 14. Nc4 Qe6 15. Qxe5 Qxe5 16. Nxe5 Be6 17. e3 Bc5 18. Bc4 Ke7 19. Bxe6 Kxe6 20. Nf3 Rac8 21. Ke2 Nc7 22. Nxc7+ Rxc7 23. Rhb1 a6 24. a4 b6 25. Rb3 f6 26. Rab1 Rhc8 27. R1b2 Kd5 28. Kd3 Rd7 29. Nd4 g6 30. g4 Rdc7 31. h4 Re8 32. Rb1 Rec8 33. f4 Re8 34. e4+ Kd6 35. g5 fxg5 36. e5+ Kd7 37. hxg5 Kc8 38. Ke4 Rf7 39. R3b2 Kc7 40. Rh2 Ree7 41. Rd1 Re8 42. Rhd2 Rg7 43. Nb3 Ba3 44. Rd5 Rf7 45. Nd4 Kc8 46. Nc2 Bf8 47. R1d4 Bc5 48. Rc4 Ref8 49. Kf3 Rd7 50. Rxd7 Kxd7 51. Nb4 a5 52. Ke4 axb4 53. cxb4 Bg1 54. Rc2 b5 55. axb5 Rb8 56. Rg2 Ba7 57. Rh2 Rh8 58. f5 gxf5+ 59. Kxf5 Rf8+ 60. Ke4 Rf7 61. b6 Bb8 62. Kd5 Re7 63. e6+ Kc8 64. Rf2 Re8 65. Rf7 Rd8+ 66. Kc4 Re8 67. b7+ Kd8 68. Rd7# 1-0

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