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Fricis Apsenieks
Number of games in database: 263
Years covered: 1924 to 1941

Overall record: +111 -90 =59 (54.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 French Defense (21) 
    C01 C11 C02 C17 C13
 Sicilian (18) 
    B24 B32 B23 B83 B73
 Queen's Pawn Game (14) 
    A46 E00 A40 D02 D04
 Orthodox Defense (10) 
    D63 D52 D69 D56 D68
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B13 B15 B10 B17 B18
 English, 1 c4 e5 (8) 
    A28 A25 A22
With the Black pieces:
 Orthodox Defense (15) 
    D51 D52 D61 D63 D55
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    D02 A40 D04 D00 A46
 Queen's Gambit Declined (12) 
    D37 D30 D31 D39
 Ruy Lopez (10) 
    C78 C83 C82 C68 C67
 English, 1 c4 e5 (9) 
    A27 A28 A22 A21 A25
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (7) 
    D20 D26 D22
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   F Apsenieks vs A Louis, 1925 1-0
   E E Book vs F Apsenieks, 1937 1/2-1/2
   F Apsenieks vs Euwe, 1924 1-0
   K Ozols vs F Apsenieks, 1939 0-1
   V Mikenas vs F Apsenieks, 1937 0-1
   Flohr vs F Apsenieks, 1939 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Kemeri (1937)
   The Hague Olympiad (1928)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   1st Latvian SSR Chess Congress by jessicafischerqueen
   6th Latvian Chess Congress 1937 by jessicafischerqueen

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

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Fricis (Franz) Apsenieks was born in Tetele, Latvia in 1894 and died in Riga, Latvia 1941. He 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 1927 and 1934, and played in seven olympiads.

Wikipedia article: Fricis Apšenieks

Last updated: 2019-06-26 15:21:06

 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 263  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  0-16019241st Latvian congressE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
2. F Apsenieks vs S F Smith  1-0671924Paris Unofficial OlympiadD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
3. F Apsenieks vs F Lazard  1-0311924Paris Unofficial OlympiadD06 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. F Apsenieks vs K Havasi  0-1251924Paris Unofficial OlympiadE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
5. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  ½-½351924Paris Unofficial OlympiadC48 Four Knights
6. Colle vs F Apsenieks  ½-½411924Paris Unofficial OlympiadE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
7. L Palau vs F Apsenieks  0-1561924Paris Unofficial OlympiadA48 King's Indian
8. F Apsenieks vs Euwe 1-0351924Paris Unofficial OlympiadC49 Four Knights
9. A Chepurnov vs F Apsenieks  0-1531924Paris Unofficial OlympiadC41 Philidor Defense
10. E Malmberg vs F Apsenieks  0-1161924Match Apsenieks - MalmbergC47 Four Knights
11. E Malmberg vs F Apsenieks  0-1251924Match Apsenieks - MalmbergD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
12. F Apsenieks vs NN  1-0381924SimulD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
13. Bogoljubov vs F Apsenieks 1-0641925Match Apsenieks - BogoljubovC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
14. Reginald Charles Noel-Johnson vs F Apsenieks  0-1681925Bromley prel-BB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
15. F Apsenieks vs H G Wright 1-0121925Bromley prel-BA44 Old Benoni Defense
16. V Marin y Llovet vs F Apsenieks  0-1451925Bromley prel-BD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. F Apsenieks vs A Louis 1-0371925Bromley prel-BD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
18. Lloyd Storr-Best vs F Apsenieks  0-1341925Bromley prel-BC44 King's Pawn Game
19. R E Lean vs F Apsenieks 1-0361925Bromley prel-BA06 Reti Opening
20. F Apsenieks vs F H Terrill  1-0351925Bromley prel-BA84 Dutch
21. F Apsenieks vs Hromadka  1-0651925Bromley Premier-A FinalD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
22. K Skalicka vs F Apsenieks  1-0851925Bromley Premier-A FinalD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
23. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  0-1311925Bromley Premier-A FinalC55 Two Knights Defense
24. B Krivoss vs F Apsenieks  0-1271925Debrecen reserve-AC40 King's Knight Opening
25. P Rethy vs F Apsenieks  0-1411925Debrecen reserve-AA48 King's Indian
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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>

Aug-12-18  JimNorCal: It's amusing to scroll down from WS's link to CN3748 to CN3752 to view a reference to user <offramp>

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