Number of games in database: 862
Years covered: 1967 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2256
Highest rating achieved in database: 2460
Overall record: +255 -206 =401 (52.8%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Uhlmann vs L Espig, 1978 0-1
L Espig vs H Camilleri, 1969 1-0
Gufeld vs L Espig, 1980 1/2-1/2
L Espig vs Csom, 1978 1-0
L Espig vs H Rossmann, 1974 1-0
L Espig vs Jansa, 1970 1-0
L Espig vs W Pietzsch, 1967 1-0
Gufeld vs L Espig, 1972 1/2-1/2
L Espig vs P Mertens, 1968 1-0
L Espig vs E Schmittdiel, 1999 1-0
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
East German Championship (1971)
East German Championship (1969)
Leipzig SGL Open (1972)
East German Championship (1978)
East German Championship (1973)
East German Championship (1980)
East German Championship (1974)
Novy Smokovec (1971)
East German Championship (1967)
East German Championship (1970)
East German Championship (1972)
Raach Zonal (1969)
Dresden Open (1996)
Muenster Open (1994)
Berliner Sommer (1994)
🏆 World Senior Teams +50
P Petran vs L Espig (Mar-03-15) 1/2-1/2
K Arkell vs L Espig (Feb-26-15) 1-0
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Last updated: 2023-01-07 14:34:59
(born Jan-05-1949, 74 years old) Germany
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Lutz Espig was born in Greiz, East Germany. He was East German champion in 1969, 1971 and 1988 (= Thomas Paehtz Sr). Espig was awarded the IM title in 1972 and the GM title in 1983. In tournaments he was 1st at Lublin 1970, 1st at Varna 1976, 2nd at Halle 1982, 1st at Varna 1983, 3rd= at Leipzig 1983 and 2nd at the Eger Open in 1987.
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| page 1 of 35; games 1-25 of 863
|1. D Ghizdavu vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||48||1967||International Junior Tournament||B97 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|2. J Kozma vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||50||1967||DSV-Turnier||E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno|
|3. L Espig vs V Liberzon
|| ||0-1||39||1967||DSV-Turnier||B57 Sicilian|
|4. Uhlmann vs L Espig
|| ||½-½||39||1967||DSV-Turnier||D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|5. L Espig vs Tukmakov
|| ||½-½||71||1967||DSV-Turnier||B89 Sicilian|
|6. N Spiridonov vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||24||1967||DSV-Turnier||A15 English|
|7. D Neukirch vs L Espig
|| ||½-½||20||1967||DSV-Turnier||B23 Sicilian, Closed|
|8. L Espig vs Sliwa
|| ||0-1||70||1967||DSV-Turnier||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|9. I Calero vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||21||1967||DSV-Turnier||C03 French, Tarrasch|
|10. L Espig vs W Pietzsch
|11. L Espig vs E Bukic
|| ||0-1||34||1967||DSV-Turnier||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|12. M Schoeneberg vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||81||1967||DSV-Turnier||E07 Catalan, Closed|
|13. R Fuchs vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||41||1967||DSV-Turnier||B29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein|
|14. L Espig vs Balashov
|| ||1-0||42||1967||International Junior Tournament||B06 Robatsch|
|15. L Espig vs K Grigorian
|| ||0-1||61||1967||International Junior Tournament||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|16. Csom vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||31||1967||DSV-Turnier||C03 French, Tarrasch|
|17. L Espig vs B Malich
|| ||0-1||33||1967||DSV-Turnier||B57 Sicilian|
|18. L Espig vs W Golz
|| ||1-0||42||1967||DSV-Turnier||B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation|
|19. L Espig vs P Atanasov
|| ||0-1||34||1967||International Junior Tournament||B56 Sicilian|
|20. L Espig vs G Moehring
|| ||½-½||50||1967||East German Championship||D01 Richter-Veresov Attack|
|21. Vogt vs L Espig
|| ||1-0||29||1967||East German Championship||B97 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|22. M Schmidt vs L Espig
|| ||0-1||67||1967||East German Championship||A53 Old Indian|
|23. L Espig vs H Liebert
|| ||½-½||30||1967||East German Championship||B36 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto|
|24. L Espig vs W Pietzsch
|| ||0-1||42||1967||East German Championship||B63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack|
|25. L Espig vs D Neukirch
|| ||1-0||29||1967||East German Championship||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
| page 1 of 35; games 1-25 of 863
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