Axel Otto Ornstein
Number of games in database: 323
Years covered: 1972 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2291 (2272 rapid, 2248 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2480
Overall record: +88 -112 =123 (46.3%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Pribyl vs A Ornstein, 1977 1/2-1/2
A Ornstein vs Forintos, 1981 1-0
Spassky vs A Ornstein, 1974 1/2-1/2
A Ornstein vs W Schmidt, 1975 1-0
A Ornstein vs E Torre, 1974 1/2-1/2
Krister Olsson vs A Ornstein, 1991 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Nice Olympiad qual-5 (1974)
Skopje Olympiad qual-6 (1972)
Rubinstein Memorial 13th (1975)
Keres Memorial (1977)
EUR-chT (Men) 7th (1980)
32nd Rilton Cup (2002)
Haifa Olympiad (1976)
Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)
Lucerne Olympiad (1982)
Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)
Rilton Cup 2013/14 (2013)
Rilton Cup 2016/17 (2016)
Hasselbacken Open (2016)
🏆 Rilton Cup 2017/18
A Ornstein vs R Ramondino (Jan-02-18) 1/2-1/2
Iskander Nasibullin vs A Ornstein (Jan-01-18) 1-0
A Ornstein vs R Thogersen (Dec-30-17) 0-1
Kumar Sumit vs A Ornstein (Dec-29-17) 1-0
A Ornstein vs R Praggnanandhaa (Dec-28-17) 0-1
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|AXEL OTTO ORNSTEIN
(born Apr-24-1952, 69 years old) Sweden
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Axel Otto Ornstein was born in Boliden. Awarded the IM title in 1975, he was Swedish champion in 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1984, 1987 and 1988.
Wikipedia article: Axel Ornstein
| page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 323
|1. A Ornstein vs S Mariotti
|| ||0-1||38||1972||Skopje Olympiad qual-6||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|2. Knaak vs A Ornstein
|| ||½-½||30||1972||Skopje Olympiad qual-6||E39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation|
|3. S J Hutchings vs A Ornstein
|| ||0-1||60||1972||Skopje Olympiad qual-6||A05 Reti Opening|
|4. A Ornstein vs W Attard
|| ||1-0||38||1972||Skopje Olympiad qual-6||C72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O|
|5. A Ornstein vs R Toran Albero
|| ||½-½||26||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||B80 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|6. J Emma vs A Ornstein
|| ||1-0||39||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||C21 Center Game|
|7. A Ornstein vs Forintos
|| ||½-½||45||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||B27 Sicilian|
|8. A Ornstein vs K Darga
||1-0||49||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|9. Korchnoi vs A Ornstein
||½-½||50||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||E67 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|10. B Malich vs A Ornstein
|| ||1-0||73||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|11. H Ree vs A Ornstein
|| ||1-0||27||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||E92 King's Indian|
|12. A Ornstein vs Smejkal
|| ||0-1||37||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||D71 Neo-Grunfeld|
|13. A Ornstein vs J Sloth
|| ||½-½||40||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack|
|14. Ljubojevic vs A Ornstein
|| ||½-½||24||1972||Skopje Olympiad Final-A||C71 Ruy Lopez|
|15. A Ornstein vs Larsen
||0-1||35||1973||Ribe 6 Nations chT||C60 Ruy Lopez|
|16. A Ornstein vs U Kunsztowicz
|| ||1-0||51||1973||Ribe 6 Nations chT||B68 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 9...Be7|
|17. P Poutiainen vs A Ornstein
|| ||0-1||41||1973||Ribe 6 Nations chT||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|18. J Kristinsson vs A Ornstein
|| ||½-½||30||1973||Ribe 6 Nations chT||A10 English|
|19. A Ornstein vs A Zwaig
|| ||½-½||23||1973||Ribe 6 Nations chT||C38 King's Gambit Accepted|
|20. M Knezevic vs A Ornstein
|| ||1-0||31||1974||Rimavska Sobota||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|21. A Ornstein vs I Farago
|| ||1-0||102||1974||Rimavska Sobota||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|22. I Novak vs A Ornstein
|| ||½-½||41||1974||Rimavska Sobota||B40 Sicilian|
|23. P Gesos vs A Ornstein
|| ||½-½||47||1974||Rimavska Sobota||B40 Sicilian|
|24. A Ornstein vs M Tepper
|| ||1-0||41||1974||Rimavska Sobota||A29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto|
|25. G James vs A Ornstein
|| ||½-½||12||1974||Ol Student's||D80 Grunfeld|
| page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 323
|Aug-21-05|| ||jenspetersson: Apart from the years mentioned in his bio above Axel Ornstein also won the Swedish Championship in 1987 and 1988.|
A brief description in Swedish over this fine player is found at the site of his old club: Kristallens SK:
|Sep-24-05|| ||suenteus po 147: Since my question in The Kibitzer's Café was swallowed up and condensed into a ball of matter half a micron wide, I'll ask it again here. Does anyone know about a game Ornstein played as black in 1978 against someone named Popov? I have the game score (it's a Queen's Indian Defense), but I'm not sure which Popov he played against (there are almost twenty of them in the database) or where the game took place. Any information anyone has is much appreciated.|
|Apr-24-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Axel Otto Ornstein|
ORNSTEIN, Axel O.
|Jul-31-06|| ||WannaBe: It's really too bad that Axel Otto Ornstein never played against Rose =)|
<suenteus po 147> Did you ever get your answer?
|Apr-24-07|| ||waddayaplay: Ornstein was second in Sweden during most of the 70s (after Ulf Andersson). However, he never attained the GM title.|
He still plays in the Swedish highest division league, Elitserien.
|Apr-24-07|| ||waddayaplay: And as Jens Petersson said, he was Swedish champion a total of seven times, equaled only by Erik Ruben Lundin. Ornstein was also once junior champion (in 1967).|
|May-24-08|| ||Nikita Smirnov: He is also studying to teacher right now in Sweden.
I had him as my mentor in the class for a little tim for about one or two months.
And he had a endgame lesson at the Chess Saloons in Stockholm yesterday.And after the lesson i invited him to a blitz game.And I won over him.Here is the game:
1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Be7 5.e5 Nfd7 6.h4
Now I played an interesting move which I use very often
The main move is 7.Bxe7 followed by 7...Qxe7.
7.Nf3 a6!? 8.Bd3 Nb6 9.Qd2 Bd7 10.0-0-0 Bxg5
Now black has got the position he wants and now he will be playing Qe7 and 0-0-0 and try to get a stabile postition.White will be attacking in every way
I don't know if it is a good move.But it looks interesting.But after all it is a 5-5 minutes blitz
Winning a temp.
13.gxh7 g6 14.Qg5
Do not exchange here because black has already sacraficed a bit of his kingside position.
14...Qb4 15.a3 Qa5 16.Nd2?
A misstake now black gets the initiative.
16...Nxd4 17.Qe3 Qc5
Now black is slightly better
The biggest misstake.After this move he said "Now I'm going to play a bit silly".And after my move he said "Now I played very silly".He had for about 1 minute after 18.b4
And I get a beautiful mate on the white king.
|Apr-24-09|| ||whiteshark: Player of the Day
Only Bio I could find: http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Axel_O... :D
|Apr-24-09|| ||Fanacas: Nikita Smirnov. great mate you quickly to the initatif form his queenside attack 2 your attack on the king side. (ofourse b4 was a gross blunder) Nc6 is indeed intresting. But isent 7....a6 a loss of time and 7...Kb6 better becous 8.Bb5 can be met with 8....Bd7 and the french c8 bischop is a weak bischop anyway. Qe7 looks goto enough sinds you can stil chose to wich site you wil castle and white stil doenst now wich side and thats definitly good in a blitz :). Great game and great mate.|
|Apr-24-09|| ||WhiteRook48: Happy birthday!|
|Aug-12-11|| ||whiteshark: Here is another picture of the young Axel: http://www.jora.info/essayer/svensk...|
|Apr-24-12|| ||andrewjsacks: Axle Auto?|
|Apr-24-12|| ||LoveThatJoker: Happy b-day, IM A.O.O.
|Apr-24-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, Axel Ornstein.|
'Did you ever get your answer?'
Popov vs Ornstein, 1978
Opponent Nikolay Sergeevich Popov, June 1978, International Tournament Albena sea resort (Bulgaria).
Source (National chess magazine) Shakhmatna Misl, 1978, p.161
The resort of Albena is situated 32 km north of Varna and just 12km south-west of Balchik on a long sand stretch in the open northern part of Varna Bay. The resortís errection was started in 1968, which makes it one of the most modern holiday cities along the Bulgarian coast.
The complex lies beneath a relatively high hill and is given particular charm by the near-by forest of Baltata, a part of which is declared a protected area. The latter is also called Batova Gora (Batova Forecast) after the Batova river, in the valley of which it grows.
The Albenaís architecture resembles one of Walter Gropiusí urban models as most of the hotels have a terraced structure aimed at providing as much sun as possible in summer days. To the north the coast is steep, featuring yellow sandstone and limestone typical of the area. It is in fact this stone slope that was the main source of construction material for the resort.
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