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Jerzy Kostro
J Kostro 

Number of games in database: 465
Years covered: 1957 to 1982
Last FIDE rating: 2305
Highest rating achieved in database: 2390
Overall record: +111 -116 =238 (49.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (100) 
    B43 B32 B83 B77 B99
 Ruy Lopez (62) 
    C92 C85 C90 C95 C97
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (36) 
    C92 C85 C90 C97 C95
 Sicilian Najdorf (23) 
    B99 B92 B98 B91 B96
 French Defense (21) 
    C18 C04 C05 C09 C10
 Pirc (19) 
    B08 B09 B07
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (49) 
    C93 C85 C92 C69 C98
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (37) 
    C85 C93 C92 C95 C98
 Nimzo Indian (18) 
    E59 E46 E24 E41 E40
 Slav (17) 
    D14 D12 D10 D11 D17
 Semi-Slav (15) 
    D47 D44 D43 D45
 Caro-Kann (15) 
    B17 B13 B10 B14 B12
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J Kostro vs Sliwa, 1959 1-0
   J Kostro vs S Witkowski, 1971 1-0
   Korchnoi vs J Kostro, 1959 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Polish Championship (1966)
   Lugano Olympiad qual-3 (1968)
   Polish Championship (1971)
   Polish Championship (1957)
   Havana Olympiad Final-B (1966)
   Polish Championship (1968)
   Polish Championship (1974)
   Polish Championship (1969)
   Leipzig Olympiad Final-B (1960)
   Polish Championship (1961)
   Rubinstein Memorial (1968)
   Munich Olympiad qual-3 (1958)
   Polish Championship (1973)
   Rubinstein Memorial 2nd (1964)
   Siegen Olympiad qual-1 (1970)

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(born Jan-25-1937, 86 years old) Poland

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Jerzy Kostro was born in Moczydla. He was Polish Champion in 1966 and 1970, and awarded the IM title in 1968.

Wikipedia article: Jerzy Kostro

Last updated: 2019-01-25 04:57:42

 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 465  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Kostro vs S Brzozka  ½-½361957Polish ChampionshipB07 Pirc
2. J Kostro vs Z Doda  1-0411957Polish ChampionshipB89 Sicilian
3. J Kostro vs A Dzieciolowski  ½-½201957Polish ChampionshipC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
4. J Kostro vs I Branicki  0-1611957Polish ChampionshipC41 Philidor Defense
5. Z Solecki vs J Kostro  0-1231957Polish ChampionshipC70 Ruy Lopez
6. Z Gabrys vs J Kostro  0-1301957Polish ChampionshipD94 Grunfeld
7. J Kostro vs R Grabczewski  1-0211957Polish ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. J Gromek vs J Kostro  ½-½211957Polish ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
9. W Matkowski vs J Kostro  0-1331957Polish ChampionshipC26 Vienna
10. K Plater vs J Kostro  1-0621957Polish ChampionshipA14 English
11. J Kostro vs Z Kmita  1-0471957Polish ChampionshipC70 Ruy Lopez
12. R Dworzynski vs J Kostro  0-1341957Polish ChampionshipE41 Nimzo-Indian
13. J Kostro vs Sliwa  0-1411957Polish ChampionshipC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
14. J Kostro vs J Szukszta  ½-½341957Polish ChampionshipB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
15. M Galewicz vs J Kostro  ½-½141957Polish ChampionshipE43 Nimzo-Indian, Fischer Variation
16. J Kostro vs S Witkowski  ½-½151957Polish ChampionshipC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
17. J Kostro vs J Franz  ½-½241958KienbaumC18 French, Winawer
18. D Bertholdt vs J Kostro  ½-½391958KienbaumE40 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
19. J Kostro vs A Zirngibl  ½-½441958KienbaumB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
20. G Braun vs J Kostro  ½-½501958KienbaumC44 King's Pawn Game
21. J Kostro vs O Neikirch  0-1391958KienbaumB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
22. K Honfi vs J Kostro  1-0421958KienbaumC45 Scotch Game
23. J Kostro vs Antoshin  1-0671958KienbaumC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
24. Uhlmann vs J Kostro  1-0291958KienbaumA34 English, Symmetrical
25. J Kostro vs J Kozma  1-0641958KienbaumC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-25-06  BIDMONFA: Jerzy Kostro


Jan-25-09  WhiteRook48: Player of the day!! Let's celebrate!
(GONG sounds)
Jan-25-09  whiteshark: Bio of the Player of the Day: On the Bidmonfa picture it looks as if he is blind.
Jan-25-09  WhiteRook48: ha ha, he looks like a guy with weird sunglasses. Weird
Jan-25-12  Dr. J: Hard to believe someone could win the Polish Championship with a rating only in the 2300's. Can someone explain?
Jan-25-12  King Death: <Dr. J> Back when Kostro won his championships you didn't have some of the strong players that came along just a little while later and there weren't FIDE ratings published until 1970. Back then he would have been a player of just about international standard. Today they wouldn't let him in through the front door.
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  HeMateMe: His chief rivals were busy screwing in a lightbulb?
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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday!
Jan-25-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Jerzy Kostro!!

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