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Paul Troeger
P Troeger 
Number of games in database: 169
Years covered: 1946 to 1985

Overall record: +62 -63 =44 (49.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (26) 
    A46 D02 A40 D04
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E21 E38 E46
 English (5) 
    A18 A16 A12 A13 A10
 Reti System (4) 
    A04 A06
 Old Benoni (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (35) 
    C11 C05 C00 C02 C03
 French (18) 
    C11 C10 C00
 English, 1 c4 e5 (10) 
    A21 A20
 French Tarrasch (9) 
    C05 C03
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D35 D30 D31 D37
 Orthodox Defense (6) 
    D50 D51 D52 D63
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   P Troeger vs G Hodakowsky, 1957 1-0
   P Troeger vs Keres, 1962 1/2-1/2
   P Troeger vs Golombek, 1958 1-0
   P Troeger vs Rellstab, 1957 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Varna Olympiad qual-1 (1962)
   Budapest Zonal (1960)
   West German Championship (1963)
   Munich Olympiad qual-2 (1958)
   Munich Olympiad Final-A (1958)
   Regency Masters (1981)

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(born Jun-28-1913, died Jan-20-1992, 78 years old) Germany

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Dr. Paul Tröger was born in Augsburg. German sports journalist and one of the prominent Germans chess masters of post-war Germany. He was West German Champion in 1957.

He also wrote a number of chess books, many with humorous German titles such as Danke Partner – für Deinen Fehler!

Wikipedia article: Paul Tröger

Last updated: 2022-10-17 13:44:08

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 185  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Troeger vs B Koch  0-1371933Berlin ch /34D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
2. R Elstner vs P Troeger  0-1401933Berlin ch /34E15 Queen's Indian
3. L Schmitt vs P Troeger  0-1351946AugsburgA13 English
4. P Troeger vs P Tautvaisas  0-1441946AugsburgD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
5. E Zemgalis vs P Troeger 1-0211946AugsburgB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
6. P Troeger vs R Palme  1-0751946AugsburgE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
7. P Troeger vs F Nuernberg  ½-½431946AugsburgD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. K Ozols vs P Troeger  1-0251946AugsburgA13 English
9. J Huber vs P Troeger 0-1381946AugsburgC01 French, Exchange
10. R Arlauskas vs P Troeger  1-0241946AugsburgC05 French, Tarrasch
11. P Troeger vs K Skema 1-0341946Augsburg+A22 English
12. P Troeger vs L Endzelins  1-0301946AugsburgA16 English
13. F Krautheim vs P Troeger  0-1221946AugsburgC14 French, Classical
14. P Troeger vs L Dreibergs  1-0281946AugsburgA10 English
15. A Rankis vs P Troeger 1-0441946AugsburgC05 French, Tarrasch
16. P Troeger vs Unzicker 0-1201946AugsburgE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
17. A Krumins vs P Troeger 0-1241946AugsburgC11 French
18. M Riedmiller vs P Troeger  ½-½511946AugsburgC05 French, Tarrasch
19. P Troeger vs Saemisch ½-½311946AugsburgA18 English, Mikenas-Carls
20. P Troeger vs P Tautvaisas  1-0441947Kasseler Zeitung internationalC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
21. E Zemgalis vs P Troeger  ½-½321947Hermanis Matisons MemorialD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. F Bohatirchuk vs P Troeger 0-1311947StuttgartC00 French Defense
23. R Teschner vs P Troeger  1-0381948Essen West German chC05 French, Tarrasch
24. P Troeger vs Niephaus 1-0791948Essen West German chA53 Old Indian
25. Rautenberg vs P Troeger  0-1541948Essen West German chD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 185  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-28-06  BIDMONFA: Paul Troeger


Jun-28-07  whiteshark: Paul Tröger:
Jun-28-08  whiteshark: "Meine alten Eröffnungen genügen immer noch."
-- Paul Troeger

<My old defences are still good enough.>

Jun-28-09  whiteshark: r.i.p. <Schachmeister Tröger> :
Jun-28-09  whiteshark: chessbase article with a bunch of old pictures: (Miles, Hübner...)
May-04-10  rapidcitychess: That guy is hungry for sandwich's apparently...
Jun-11-10  Wyatt Gwyon: Anyone know where a guy could find some information on the Troeger variation of the Enlgish opening?
Jun-11-10  whiteshark: <Wyatt Gwyon>: What is <the Troeger variation of the English opening>?
Jun-11-10  Wyatt Gwyon: <whiteshark>

Z Rahman vs Short, 1999

T Bromann vs Short, 2006

Jun-11-10  whiteshark: <Wyatt Gwyon> Looks like a <Reversed Closed Sicilian>

English (A21)

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No idea if there are books or videos about it... :(

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  HeMateMe: Ich bin ein Troeger happy.
Dec-26-11  Knight13: What did he get his doctorate in? Or is he a medical doctor?
Dec-26-11  whiteshark: <Knight13: What did he get his doctorate in?>

Doctor of Philosophy - somehow this fits perfect with his journalistic profession. :D

Dec-30-11  Knight13: <whiteshark> I was not thinking. Thanks. (Not sarcasm.)
Jun-28-12  LoveThatJoker: Dr. Paul Troeger, today you are remembered!


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  Penguincw: R.I.P. Paul Troeger.

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