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Jens Kristiansen
Number of games in database: 205
Years covered: 1969 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2378 (2434 rapid, 2368 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2454

Overall record: +69 -84 =52 (46.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (18) 
    B90 B84 B83 B63 B46
 King's Indian Attack (9) 
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A46 A41
 King's Indian (6) 
    E92 E94 E67 E91
 Ruy Lopez (6) 
    C80 C60 C91 C61 C77
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E54 E30 E41 E45 E46
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (22) 
    B25 B89 B61 B23 B57
 King's Indian (11) 
    E74 E62 E99 E98 E95
 Dutch Defense (9) 
    A90 A85 A89 A88 A81
 Robatsch (8) 
 Pirc (6) 
    B09 B08 B07
 Reti System (5) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Kristiansen vs B Jacobsen, 1976 1-0
   J Kristiansen vs P Saariluoma, 1973 1-0
   J Kristiansen vs Short, 2006 1-0
   J Kristiansen vs Deep Blue, 1993 1-0
   Short vs J Kristiansen, 1984 1/2-1/2
   J Kristiansen vs B Barth Sahl, 2007 1-0
   S Sigurjonsson vs J Kristiansen, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Danish Championship (2007)
   Politiken Cup (2006)
   Politiken Cup (2009)
   Politiken Cup (2014)
   Politiken Cup (2013)
   Hastings 2017/18 (2017)
   Cappelle-la-Grande (2014)
   Reykjavik Open (2012)
   Politiken Cup (2012)
   Politiken Cup (2015)

   🏆 Hastings 2017/18
   J Kristiansen vs J N Sugden (Jan-05-18) 1/2-1/2
   Sun Xinyue vs J Kristiansen (Jan-04-18) 1-0
   J Kristiansen vs A Das (Jan-03-18) 0-1
   O Willson vs J Kristiansen (Jan-02-18) 0-1
   J Kristiansen vs Daniel August (Jan-01-18) 1-0

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(born May-25-1952, 68 years old) Denmark

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Jens Kristiansen was born in Copenhagen. Awarded the IM title in 1979, he was Danish champion in 1979, 1982 (after a play-off) and 1995. He became World Senior champion in 2012 and the year following he again tied for share of 1st-2nd in the same event. He was awarded the Grandmaster title after attaining his 2012 result.

Wikipedia article: Jens Kristiansen

Last updated: 2017-08-07 06:13:03

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 205  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. G Ligterink vs J Kristiansen  ½-½271969Wch U20 fin-BD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
2. R Ott vs J Kristiansen  0-1301972ArosaA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
3. J Kristiansen vs V Tukmakov  0-1251972W-ch Student Team Final-AB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
4. Portisch vs J Kristiansen 1-0351972Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 3D48 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
5. Larsen vs J Kristiansen  1-0441973Nordic-chE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
6. J Kristiansen vs Uddenfeldt  1-0401973Ribe 6 Nations chTB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
7. J Fridjonsson vs J Kristiansen  0-1401973Ribe 6 Nations chTA00 Uncommon Opening
8. J Kristiansen vs S Heim 1-0191973Ribe 6 Nations chTB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
9. J Kristiansen vs P Saariluoma  1-0261973Ribe 6 Nations chTA00 Uncommon Opening
10. S Buchal vs J Kristiansen  0-1571973Ribe 6 Nations chTB30 Sicilian
11. J Kristiansen vs Pachman  0-1541974EckernfordeC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
12. J Kristiansen vs G Garcia Gonzalez  0-1501974Ol Student'sC32 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
13. J Kristiansen vs Miles 1-0401974TeessideB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
14. J Kristiansen vs B Jacobsen 1-0181976AarhusB06 Robatsch
15. B Isaksen vs J Kristiansen  0-13319772. Esbjerg VesterhavA10 English
16. J Kristiansen vs Kolbak  0-1351977DEN-chA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
17. A J Mestel vs J Kristiansen 1-0311978EsbjergC41 Philidor Defense
18. H Westerinen vs J Kristiansen  1-0411978EsbjergB56 Sicilian
19. J Kristiansen vs B Brinck-Claussen  ½-½501978EsbjergC05 French, Tarrasch
20. J Kristiansen vs L Ogaard  0-1311978EsbjergB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
21. J Sloth vs J Kristiansen  ½-½221978EsbjergA48 King's Indian
22. J Kristiansen vs Larsen 0-1401978EsbjergC60 Ruy Lopez
23. J Kristiansen vs L A Schneider  0-1521978EsbjergB89 Sicilian
24. J Fries-Nielsen vs J Kristiansen  1-0571978EsbjergA48 King's Indian
25. J Kristiansen vs J Rodgaard  ½-½381978EsbjergC05 French, Tarrasch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-20-05  THE pawn: He has played against Odd Lie, so that makes him a really great player, doesn't it?
Oct-20-05  Anatooly Homedepotov: Yes, and I heard Bobby Fischer's simul opponents are all still claiming to be the world champion simul opponents! They refused to play Karpov's simul opponents and so forfeited their joint title. Damn, here I am telling an Odd Lie on the Jens Kristiansen page!
Oct-20-05  THE pawn: Shame on you.
May-25-06  BIDMONFA: Jens Kristiansen


Nov-24-12  SimonWebbsTiger: World Senior Champion 2012 And Grandmaster title to boot!
Nov-24-12  Troller: Til lykke Jens!

Maybe some people smiled a little when you wrote a couple of years ago that you still aimed for the GM title, perhaps setting a record for being the oldest newly appointed GM. But here you are, GM Kristiansen :)

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  moronovich: Congrats Jens !
Nov-24-12  SimonWebbsTiger: A report from the DSU website, with a picture of "Skakmesteren" Jens.

Jens went 9/11 (unbeaten) and met GMs Cebalo, Jansa, Vaisser, Sveshnikov, Balashov and Okhotnik on the way.

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  martin moller: Sådan Mester Jens - Tillykke.
Nov-25-12  SimonWebbsTiger: More photos of Denmark's third World Champion, this time upon his arrival at Kastrup Airport in Denmark today, where he was met by (amongst others) TV and the Chairman of the Danish Federation.

The other Danish World Champions are Jorn Sloth (Correspondence) and Curt Hansen (U-20). The latter won the 1984 Junior event ahead of Dreev, whilst in 10-15 place was a chap called Anand!

Jul-30-13  SimonWebbsTiger: The Senior World Champion drew with Jan Timman in yesterday's round of Politiken Cup. That evening he played a simul, with the score of 18.5-5.5. A Photo report, in Danish, via the link.

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