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Bernd Stein
  
Number of games in database: 55
Years covered: 1978 to 1995
Last FIDE rating: 2340

Overall record: +10 -21 =24 (40.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Two Knights (8) 
    C57 C59 C56 C55
 Sicilian (8) 
    B22 B21
 Nimzo-Larsen Attack (6) 
    A01
With the Black pieces:
 Old Indian (6) 
    A55 A53
 Sicilian (4) 
    B45 B40
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Stein vs P Backwinkel, 1981 1-0
   B Stein vs Uhlmann, 1991 1/2-1/2
   C Engelbert vs B Stein, 1989 0-1

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BERND STEIN
(born Jan-21-1955, 65 years old) Germany

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He is an IM.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 55  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. B Stein vs E Kristiansen 0-1221978Arnold CupC57 Two Knights
2. B Stein vs A Balshan  0-1361979IsraelC56 Two Knights
3. B Stein vs P Backwinkel 1-0211981HamburgB01 Scandinavian
4. Chandler vs B Stein  ½-½401981Bundesliga 1981/82A55 Old Indian, Main line
5. B Stein vs Manfred Hermann  ½-½151981Bundesliga 1981/82C57 Two Knights
6. B Stein vs K Wockenfuss  1-0391981Bundesliga 1981/82C18 French, Winawer
7. G Siegel vs B Stein  ½-½691981Bundesliga 1981/82A04 Reti Opening
8. B Stein vs D Hottes  ½-½431981Bundesliga 1981/82A00 Uncommon Opening
9. B Feustel vs B Stein  ½-½171982Bundesliga 1981/82A15 English
10. B Stein vs K H Goehring  ½-½491982Bundesliga 1981/82B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
11. B Stein vs J K K Weidemann  ½-½371982Bundesliga 1981/82C41 Philidor Defense
12. E Lobron vs B Stein  0-1491982Bundesliga 1981/82A04 Reti Opening
13. P Backwinkel vs B Stein 0-1361982Bundesliga 1981/82A04 Reti Opening
14. B Stein vs Hort  0-1511982Bundesliga 1981/82B22 Sicilian, Alapin
15. B Stein vs A Westermeier  1-0281982Bundesliga 1981/82B22 Sicilian, Alapin
16. H Pfleger vs B Stein  ½-½131982Bundesliga 1981/82A15 English
17. B Stein vs Hecht  ½-½571982Bundesliga 1981/82C10 French
18. Schussler vs B Stein  1-0531982Bundesliga 1981/82A53 Old Indian
19. N Minev vs B Stein  ½-½261983Hamar opB40 Sicilian
20. Geller vs B Stein  1-0751983EUR-chT (Men) 8thB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
21. B Stein vs Hebden  ½-½391985Politiken CupC59 Two Knights
22. B Stein vs Chandler 0-13019859th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
23. Miles vs B Stein 1-0321986Oostende 42/70A53 Old Indian
24. Smyslov vs B Stein  ½-½431986CopenhagenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
25. B Stein vs G Andruet  1-0311986Bundesliga 1986/87B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 55  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-11-05  aw1988: Who is B Stein?
May-11-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: Stein should meet Beer & Ale.
May-11-05  aw1988: OK, I admit I have participated a tad in the pun run (no rhyme intentional), but this is a serious question. Is he related to Leonid Stein..?
May-12-05  sneaky pete: <aw1988> Bernd Stein, a German master, born in 1955. Most likely unrelated, Stein (Stone) is a common name. The 1959 game against Spassky was of course played by Leonid and the 1979 game against Balshan probably by yet another Stein from Israel. The other games seem bona fide: the 1982 game against Hort is from the Bundesliga (German club competition) and the 1983 Plovdiv game against Geller from a European team championship, where Stein represented the FRG.
May-12-05  Chris00nj: So he's not Ben Stein?
Dec-15-05  sneaky pete: He is not, who is Ben Stein anyway? He may however be Bernd Stein as well as Bernd Stein.
Jul-12-14  dernier thylacine: Bernd Stein proposed often to Black to play the intersting and lively two knights defence, but the global result was not very more pleasant for him than to receive a sharpen stone in the face. Poor Bernd!

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