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Eric Lobron
E Lobron 
 
Number of games in database: 752
Years covered: 1979 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2505 (2546 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2625

Overall record: +214 -225 =263 (49.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 50 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (58) 
    B81 B44 B90 B63 B83
 Ruy Lopez (37) 
    C96 C92 C80 C78 C87
 English (31) 
    A15 A14 A10 A13 A17
 Queen's Pawn Game (30) 
    A46 A41 A45 D02 E00
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (21) 
    C92 C96 C84 C87 C93
 Reti System (20) 
    A04 A06 A05
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (58) 
    B42 B40 B62 B45 B33
 Queen's Pawn Game (33) 
    A40 A46 E10 A45 A41
 Caro-Kann (32) 
    B18 B12 B10 B11 B17
 Modern Benoni (29) 
    A65 A61 A70 A67 A77
 Nimzo Indian (25) 
    E49 E54 E31 E39 E32
 Queen's Gambit Declined (23) 
    D37 D35 D31 D30 D06
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Seirawan vs E Lobron, 1983 0-1
   E Lobron vs Chandler, 1986 1-0
   E Lobron vs Korchnoi, 1998 1-0
   A Huss vs E Lobron, 1985 0-1
   M Karp vs E Lobron, 1980 0-1
   Serper vs E Lobron, 1993 1/2-1/2
   Ribli vs E Lobron, 1992 0-1
   E Lobron vs Adams, 1996 1/2-1/2
   Smejkal vs E Lobron, 1991 0-1
   E Lobron vs Timman, 1992 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Corus Invitation Tens (2003)
   Corus Group B (2004)
   32nd Rilton Cup (2002)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)
   Manila Interzonal (1990)
   GRENKE Chess Open (2018)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Wijk aan Zee Hoogovens 1985 by suenteus po 147
   Munich 1994 by suenteus po 147
   Biel 1984 by suenteus po 147
   Corus Invitation Tens 2003 by Tabanus

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 GRENKE Chess Open
   E Lobron vs S Vijayalakshmi (Apr-02-18) 1-0
   D Gordievsky vs E Lobron (Apr-02-18) 1-0
   M Meinhardt vs E Lobron (Apr-01-18) 0-1
   E Lobron vs R Rapport (Mar-31-18) 0-1
   E Lobron vs F Tuomainen (Mar-30-18) 1-0

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ERIC LOBRON
(born May-07-1960, 60 years old) United States of America (federation/nationality Germany)

[what is this?]
Eric Lobron was born in Philadelphia, USA. Awarded the IM title in 1980 and the GM title in 1982, he was West German Champion in 1980. In tournaments he was 1st= at Biel 1981, 1st at Ramat Hasharon 1982, 1st= at Manila 1982, 1st at New York 1983, 1st= at Biel 1986, 1st= at Brussels 1987 and 1st= at Ter Apel 1987. He also played on the German Olympiad teams of 1980, 1982 and 1984.

Wikipedia article: Eric Lobron


 page 1 of 31; games 1-25 of 752  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Lobron vs Dzindzichashvili 0-1361979MaintalA07 King's Indian Attack
2. E Lobron vs C Cuartas Bedoya  1-0391980DortmundA00 Uncommon Opening
3. H Westerinen vs E Lobron  ½-½581980DortmundB42 Sicilian, Kan
4. J M Bellon Lopez vs E Lobron  0-1311980DortmundB42 Sicilian, Kan
5. E Lobron vs V Ciocaltea  0-1831980DortmundB08 Pirc, Classical
6. F Portisch vs E Lobron  ½-½521980DortmundA73 Benoni, Classical, 9.O-O
7. Hug vs E Lobron  ½-½151980DortmundA00 Uncommon Opening
8. M Karp vs E Lobron 0-1261980European Junior ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
9. E Lobron vs A S Segal  ½-½411980DortmundC03 French, Tarrasch
10. Chandler vs E Lobron  1-0511980DortmundA65 Benoni, 6.e4
11. Spassky vs E Lobron 1-0441980Bundesliga 1980/81B08 Pirc, Classical
12. K H Podzielny vs E Lobron  ½-½131980DortmundA08 King's Indian Attack
13. E Lobron vs R Hess  1-0271980DortmundA04 Reti Opening
14. E Lobron vs Keene  ½-½181980DortmundB10 Caro-Kann
15. Hjartarson vs E Lobron  1-0511980Chess OlympiadE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
16. E Lobron vs Keene  ½-½451981London BBC TV-AB27 Sicilian
17. E Lobron vs Hort  ½-½171981BielC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
18. Browne vs E Lobron  ½-½591981BBC TVA61 Benoni
19. Manfred Hermann vs E Lobron  0-1411981FRG-ch InternationalB22 Sicilian, Alapin
20. Hort vs E Lobron 1-0381981FRG-ch InternationalB40 Sicilian
21. V Ciocaltea vs E Lobron  0-1541981FRG-ch InternationalB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
22. E Lobron vs E Torre 0-1331981FRG-ch InternationalA13 English
23. E Lobron vs Kavalek  0-1391981FRG-ch InternationalA36 English
24. E Lobron vs H Westerinen  0-1331981FRG-ch InternationalC76 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, Fianchetto Variation
25. E Lobron vs G Garcia Gonzalez  ½-½241981FRG-ch InternationalB42 Sicilian, Kan
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Mar-20-06  BIDMONFA: Eric Lobron

LOBRON, Eric
http://www.bidmonfa.com/LOBRON.htm
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May-07-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark:

Zufrieden sein ist große Kunst,
zufrieden scheinen großer Dunst,
zufrieden werden großes Glück,
zufrieden bleiben Meisterstück.

Happy Birthday!

Jul-06-08  zoren: i remember this man on a place called World Chess Network. he had an audio live lecture ,but only 5-6 people were watching it, and he was throwing curse words everywhere! funny man ;)
Apr-26-09  myschkin: . . .

Eric and Carman (in 2006):
http://www.chessbase.com/news/2006/...

May-07-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Ein neuer Tag
ein neuer Anfang
so ruhig
so zart
so geheimnisvoll

Happy Birthday!

Jul-02-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <LoverLover> Welcome and great first post, but what is ICC?
Feb-05-10  hedgeh0g: This dude is a chess player! And by "player", I mean a ladies' man!
May-07-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: any news to this once famous German GM? i remember him as one of the most-feared GMs in 1980s..

Trivia: After losing to German GM Eric Lobron in the last round, GM Semen Dvoirys kneeled and pound his head three times on the floor with great force.

i forgot where i got this info...anyone who could validate the story please?

May-07-10  BobCrisp: <Trivia: After losing to German GM Eric Lobron in the last round, GM Semen Dvoirys kneeled and pound his head three times on the floor with great force.>

Just to clarify, whose head?

May-07-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: <Bob> Semen.
May-07-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Gesundheit und Zufriedenheit,
nebst allem, was dich sonst erfreut,
ein langes Leben obendrein,
soll alles Dir bescheret sein.

Happy XXXXX. B-Day

May-07-10  reti: Happy birthday Eric, and good luck with Carmen!
Jul-11-10  asianmonkey147: this is nice.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1uv...

May-07-11  lost in space: I played once in the early 1980ties against him in a simul. He won nearly all games - also against me - I blundered away a pawn, was not able to hide it as a sac - I was not getting any initiative for the pawn.

This was the opening: Opening Explorer

We were both young and looking good at that time. At least in my case only the "and" remained.

Happy Birthday, Eric

May-07-11  TheTamale: You look pretty good for your age, Eric. Lose the baseball hat!
May-07-11  DanielBryant: Nothing wrong with ballcaps.
May-07-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Here's another player I know with a ball cap on. Daniele Vocaturo.
May-07-11  I play the Fred: Derrick Rose may have won the MVP, but Lobron is the NBA's best.
Jun-17-11  Antiochus: Although looks logic, I loved this quenn sac E Lobron vs P Sjodahl, 1994
May-07-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: <32nd Rilton Cup in Stockholm:

New Year celebrations took its usual toll, GM Eric Lobron fell down the stairs on his way out of a party and sported a fine black eye and swollen hand for the rest of the event.>

happy birthday, GM Lobron!

May-07-14  lakers4sho: Kevin Durant wins MVP, is he officially better than Lobron?
May-07-14  SugarDom: See you in the finals. BTW, how's your team doing?
May-07-14  Xeroxx: happy birthday
May-07-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Domdaniel: Good to see Eric Lobron still playing. I recall him on TV in the 1980s ... and a memorable game with Dzindzi.
May-10-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  Domdaniel: This is the game: Dzindzichashvili vs E Lobron, 1988
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