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Viacheslav Osnos
V Osnos 
Pavel Kondratiev and Vyacheslav Osnos, 1965.

Number of games in database: 569
Years covered: 1956 to 2003
Last FIDE rating: 2384
Overall record: +177 -147 =245 (52.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (47) 
    E71 E60 E62 E69 E67
 Nimzo Indian (26) 
    E40 E20 E54 E55 E50
 Queen's Indian (19) 
    E15 E16 E14 E17 E19
 Grunfeld (17) 
    D72 D78 D74 D71 D70
 English (17) 
    A17 A13 A10 A15 A12
 Slav (16) 
    D11 D15 D19 D16 D18
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (123) 
    B46 B44 B65 B40 B32
 Sicilian Taimanov (28) 
    B46 B45 B48 B47
 Nimzo Indian (28) 
    E46 E58 E49 E59 E20
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (21) 
    B65 B67 B63 B62 B64
 English (17) 
    A17 A14 A15 A13 A19
 Bogo Indian (16) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   V Osnos vs G Ustinov, 1960 1-0
   V Osnos vs D Komarov, 1986 1-0
   V Osnos vs Geller, 1967 1-0
   V Osnos vs A Lein, 1969 1-0
   Tolush vs V Osnos, 1960 0-1
   V Osnos vs Aronin, 1956 1-0
   Simagin vs V Osnos, 1960 0-1
   V Osnos vs Y M Nikitin, 1969 1-0
   V Osnos vs G Zaichik, 1979 1-0
   V Osnos vs Y Sakharov, 1969 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Leningrad Championship (1963)
   Debrecen (1969)
   Leningrad Championship (1968)
   Leningrad Championship (1984)
   URS-ch48 sf Tallinn (1980)
   URS-ch sf Tallinn (1959)
   Zinnowitz (1971)
   USSR Championship (1965)
   October Revolution 50 (1967)
   URS-ch sf Leningrad (1956)
   URS-ch sf Tashkent (1958)
   URS-ch sf Vilnius (1960)
   USSR Championship (1967)
   USSR Championship 1968/69 (1968)
   USSR Championship 1966/67 (1966)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Osnos' best games by trh6upsz
   Osnos' best games by Imohthep

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(born Jul-24-1935, died Aug-27-2009, 74 years old) Russia

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Viacheslav Vulfovich Osnos was born on the 24th of July 1935 in the USSR. Awarded the IM title in 1965, he played in the Soviet championships from 1963 to 1968 and was two time Leningrad Champion, in 1971 and 1980. He placed first in the international tournament in Debretsen (Hungary) of 1969. He acted as a trainer and second to Viktor Korchnoi in his 1968 Candidates Match against Mikhail Tal, and again in his 1974 Candidates Match against Anatoly Karpov. He also was an author, writing opening books: A Reti Debut (1990) and The Attack of Rauzer-Richter (1998). Osnos was a frequent contributor to New in Chess.

Wikipedia article: Vyacheslav Osnos

Last updated: 2018-06-17 21:49:39

 page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 569  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Chinarev vs V Osnos  0-1381956Moscow Championship qfB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
2. G Uusi vs V Osnos  1-0801956Moscow Championship semifinalA19 English, Mikenas-Carls, Sicilian Variation
3. V Osnos vs B Voronkov  ½-½331956Moscow ChampionshipD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
4. Y Neishtadt vs V Osnos  ½-½251956Moscow Championship semifinalB56 Sicilian
5. Petrosian vs V Osnos  ½-½281956Moscow ChampionshipB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
6. I Livshin vs V Osnos  ½-½281956Moscow Championship semifinalB32 Sicilian
7. V Osnos vs N Bakulin  ½-½511956Moscow Championship semifinalE17 Queen's Indian
8. V Osnos vs Y Gusev  0-1481956Moscow Championship semifinalA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
9. V Bobolovich vs V Osnos  0-1411956Moscow Championship qfB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
10. V Zherdev vs V Osnos  ½-½411956Moscow Championship semifinalB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
11. V Osnos vs Simagin  ½-½271956Moscow ChampionshipE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
12. V Osnos vs Lipets  1-0541956Moscow Championship semifinalE15 Queen's Indian
13. V Osnos vs Y Neishtadt  1-0521956URS-ch sf LeningradA07 King's Indian Attack
14. V Osnos vs G Goldberg  ½-½261956URS-ch sf LeningradD74 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O
15. V Osnos vs I Slepoy ½-½441956URS-ch sf LeningradD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. Lisitsin vs V Osnos  ½-½411956URS-ch sf LeningradA46 Queen's Pawn Game
17. E Stoliar vs V Osnos  ½-½411956URS-ch sf LeningradA16 English
18. V Osnos vs D Rovner  1-0401956URS-ch sf LeningradA07 King's Indian Attack
19. V Byvshev vs V Osnos  ½-½221956URS-ch sf LeningradB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
20. V Mikenas vs V Osnos  ½-½421956URS-ch sf LeningradB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
21. V Osnos vs Aronin 1-01141956URS-ch sf LeningradD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
22. Tolush vs V Osnos  1-0441956URS-ch sf LeningradB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
23. V Osnos vs N Novotelnov  ½-½411956URS-ch sf LeningradD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
24. Ragozin vs V Osnos  0-1381956URS-ch sf LeningradB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
25. V Osnos vs A Khasin  ½-½181956URS-ch sf LeningradE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
 page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 569  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-24-08  brankat: Happy Birthday Viacheslav!
Jul-24-08  jperr75108: Happy Birthday indeed!
Aug-28-09  ROADDOG: Thoughts and prayers for the Osnos family today. His contributions to the chess world will be remembered.
Aug-28-09  whiteshark: Rest in Peace, V.Osnos.
Aug-28-09  Eastfrisian: R.I.P.
Aug-28-09  Sem: I saw him once during one of the youth world championships in Groningen (Holland), late 70's. He sat in the analysis room, going through a game of one of his pupils, with a fellow Russian.
Aug-28-09  WhiteRook48: he died yesterday?!?!
Aug-28-09  Jason Frost: R.I.P
Sep-20-09  siggemannen: RIP Viacheslav, I liked your Reti-book a lot!
Nov-17-10  stanleys: <<siggemannen:>> <I liked your Reti-book a lot!>

Me too!I keep playing Reti,following Osnos' recommandations and my results are good.

Some positions from Osnos'games (in Russian):

May-12-11  myschkin: . . .

Photo (~1965):

with his teacher Pavel E Kondratiev

Aug-28-12  BIDMONFA: Viacheslav Osnos

OSNOS, Vyacheslav

Dec-23-15  jerseybob: The picture up top has the names reversed; it's Osnos on the left.

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