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Fricis Apsenieks
Number of games in database: 207
Years covered: 1924 to 1941

Overall record: +81 -74 =51 (51.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 French Defense (16) 
    C01 C10 C17 C07
 Sicilian (15) 
    B24 B73 B74 B45 B29
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    A46 E00 A40 D04
 Four Knights (7) 
    C48 C49
 Orthodox Defense (7) 
    D52 D69 D67 D63 D60
 Caro-Kann (6) 
    B13 B17 B15 B18
With the Black pieces:
 Orthodox Defense (13) 
    D51 D52 D61 D55 D63
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    D02 D00 A40 A50 A46
 Queen's Gambit Declined (10) 
    D37 D30 D39 D31
 English, 1 c4 e5 (9) 
    A21 A22 A27 A28 A25
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C78 C83 C67 C68
 King's Pawn Game (6) 
    C40 C44
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   F Apsenieks vs Euwe, 1924 1-0
   E E Book vs F Apsenieks, 1937 1/2-1/2
   M Monticelli vs F Apsenieks, 1931 0-1
   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)

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 9; games 1-25 of 207  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Apsenieks vs S F Smith  1-0671924Paris prel-5D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
2. F Apsenieks vs F Lazard  1-0311924Paris prel-5D06 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. F Apsenieks vs K Havasi  0-1251924Paris final-AE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
4. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  ½-½351924Paris final-AC48 Four Knights
5. Colle vs F Apsenieks  ½-½411924Paris final-AE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
6. F Apsenieks vs Euwe 1-0351924Paris final-AC49 Four Knights
7. A Chepurnov vs F Apsenieks  0-1531924Paris final-AC41 Philidor Defense
8. Reginald Charles Noel-Johnson vs F Apsenieks  0-1681925Bromley prel-BB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
9. F Apsenieks vs H G Wright 1-0121925Bromley prel-BA44 Old Benoni Defense
10. F Apsenieks vs A Louis  1-0371925Bromley prel-BD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
11. V Marin y Llovet vs F Apsenieks  0-1451925Bromley prel-BD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
12. Lloyd Storr-Best vs F Apsenieks  0-1341925Bromley prel-BC44 King's Pawn Game
13. R E Lean vs F Apsenieks 1-0361925Bromley prel-BA06 Reti Opening
14. F Apsenieks vs F H Terrill  1-0351925Bromley prel-BA84 Dutch
15. F Apsenieks vs Hromadka  1-0651925Bromley Premier-A FinalD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
16. K Skalicka vs F Apsenieks  1-0851925Bromley Premier-A FinalD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. F Apsenieks vs H K Mattison  0-1311925Bromley Premier-A FinalC55 Two Knights Defense
18. F Apsenieks vs Vladimir Petrov  0-1391926 1st Riga championshipB32 Sicilian
19. Dezso Szabo vs F Apsenieks  0-1381927MiskolcD02 Queen's Pawn Game
20. F Apsenieks vs Lokvenc  0-1341928The Hague ol (Men)D75 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O c5, 8.dxc5
21. V Marin y Llovet vs F Apsenieks  0-1581928The Hague ol (Men)E90 King's Indian
22. E Steiner vs F Apsenieks 1-0261928The Hague ol (Men)C40 King's Knight Opening
23. R Crepeaux vs F Apsenieks  1-0381928The Hague ol (Men)A06 Reti Opening
24. E Tholfsen vs F Apsenieks  0-1391928The Hague ol (Men)D61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
25. M A Blass vs F Apsenieks 0-1481928The Hague ol (Men)D37 Queen's Gambit Declined
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Apr-07-06  BIDMONFA: Fritzis Apscheneek


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  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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