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Paul Troeger
P Troeger 
Number of games in database: 140
Years covered: 1946 to 1982

Overall record: +54 -48 =38 (52.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (22) 
    D02 A46 A40 D04
 English (4) 
    A10 A16 A18 A13
 Old Benoni (4) 
 Nimzo Indian (4) 
 Reti System (4) 
    A04 A06
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (31) 
    C11 C05 C10 C03 C00
 French (16) 
    C11 C10 C00
 French Tarrasch (9) 
    C05 C03
 English, 1 c4 e5 (8) 
    A21 A20
 Queen's Gambit Declined (6) 
    D35 D30 D37 D31
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E15 E14 E16
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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 Rellstab, 1957 1-0
   P Troeger vs A Hollis, 1962 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Varna Olympiad qual-1 (1962)
   Budapest Zonal (1960)
   Munich Olympiad qual-2 (1958)
   Munich Olympiad Final-A (1958)

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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 the prominent Germans Chess master 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!

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 141  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L Schmitt vs P Troeger  0-1351946Augsburg 1stA13 English
2. P Troeger vs P Tautvaisas  0-1441946Augsburg 1stD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
3. E Zemgalis vs P Troeger 1-0211946Augsburg 1stB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
4. P Troeger vs R Palme  1-0751946Augsburg 1stE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
5. P Troeger vs F Nuernberg  ½-½431946Augsburg 1stD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. K Ozols vs P Troeger  1-0251946Augsburg 1stA13 English
7. J Huber vs P Troeger  0-1381946Augsburg 1stC01 French, Exchange
8. R Arlauskas vs P Troeger  1-0241946Augsburg 1stC05 French, Tarrasch
9. P Troeger vs K Skema 1-0341946Augsburg 1stA22 English
10. P Troeger vs L Endzelins  1-0301946Augsburg 1stA16 English
11. F Krautheim vs P Troeger  0-1221946Augsburg 1stC14 French, Classical
12. P Troeger vs L Dreibergs  1-0281946Augsburg 1stA10 English
13. A Rankis vs P Troeger 1-0441946Augsburg 1stC05 French, Tarrasch
14. P Troeger vs Unzicker 0-1201946Augsburg 1stE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
15. A Krumins vs P Troeger 0-1241946Augsburg 1stC11 French
16. M Riedmiller vs P Troeger  ½-½511946Augsburg 1stC05 French, Tarrasch
17. P Troeger vs Saemisch ½-½311946Augsburg 1stA18 English, Mikenas-Carls
18. P Troeger vs P Tautvaisas  1-0441947Kasseler Zeitung internationalC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
19. E Zemgalis vs P Troeger  ½-½321947Hermanis Matisons MemorialD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. F Bohatirchuk vs P Troeger 0-1311947StuttgartC00 French Defense
21. Teschner vs P Troeger  1-0381948Essen West German chC05 French, Tarrasch
22. P Troeger vs Niephaus 1-0791948Essen West German chA53 Old Indian
23. Rautenberg vs P Troeger  0-1541948Essen West German chD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. P Troeger vs Rellstab  1-0611948Essen West German chA25 English
25. H Greis vs P Troeger  ½-½541948Essen West German chC11 French
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 141  PGN Download
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Jun-28-06  BIDMONFA: Paul Troeger


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  whiteshark: Paul Tröger:
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  whiteshark: "Meine alten Eröffnungen genügen immer noch."
-- Paul Troeger

<My old defences are still good enough.>

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  whiteshark: r.i.p. <Schachmeister Tröger> :
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  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?
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  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

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  whiteshark: <Wyatt Gwyon> Looks like a <Reversed Closed Sicilian>

English (A21)

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some hundred more games:

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?
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  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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