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Walter Wittmann
W Wittmann 
Photo by Gerhard Hund 
Number of games in database: 402
Years covered: 1973 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2090
Highest rating achieved in database: 2386

Overall record: +80 -131 =191 (43.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (69) 
    B33 B76 B81 B46 B89
 Ruy Lopez (34) 
    C69 C77 C67 C60 C64
 French Defense (28) 
    C07 C03 C19 C11 C01
 French Tarrasch (16) 
    C07 C03 C05 C09
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (13) 
    C69 C68
 Caro-Kann (11) 
    B18 B15 B10
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (55) 
    B22 B89 B32 B63 B61
 King's Indian (33) 
    E91 E81 E94 E60 E73
 Grunfeld (23) 
    D85 D91 D82 D76 D78
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (16) 
    B61 B63 B60 B67 B69
 English, 1 c4 c5 (14) 
    A37 A30 A36 A33 A39
 Ruy Lopez (13) 
    C70 C63 C82 C69 C72
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   W Wittmann vs E Frosch, 2001 1-0
   G Beikert vs W Wittmann, 2011 0-1
   A Muir vs W Wittmann, 1992 0-1
   F Borkowski vs W Wittmann, 1979 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Reggio Emilia 1980/81 (1980)
   Austrian Championship (1985)
   Austrian Championship (1989)
   Graz (1979)
   Oberwart Open (1997)
   Velden Open (1994)
   Lucerne Olympiad (1982)
   Casino Graz Open (2014)
   Haifa Olympiad (1976)
   Valletta Olympiad (1980)
   Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1984)
   Dubai Olympiad (1986)
   21st World Seniors Championship (2011)
   European Championship (2010)

   🏆 Graz Open A
   W Wittmann vs T Lei (Feb-12-16) 0-1
   S Mareco vs W Wittmann (Feb-13-15) 1-0
   W Wittmann vs S Lobanov (Jul-23-14) 0-1
   W Wittmann vs M Berchtenbreiter (Jul-19-14) 0-1
   W Wittmann vs M Goessler (Feb-21-14) 1/2-1/2

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(born Mar-13-1948, died Jun-18-2020, 72 years old) Austria

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Dr. Walter Wittmann was born in Graz. He was awarded the IM title in 1981.

Wikipedia article: Walter Wittmann

Last updated: 2022-04-13 17:31:27

 page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 553  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. W Wittmann vs S Mariotti  ½-½241973Imperia opB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
2. W Wittmann vs C Micheli  0-1311973Imperia opB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
3. F Meinsohn vs W Wittmann  1-0281973Imperia opA66 Benoni
4. W Wittmann vs Vaganian  0-1621974Teesside stu ttC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
5. A Dueckstein vs W Wittmann  1-0291976Kapfenberg, GermanyC44 King's Pawn Game
6. I Kanko vs W Wittmann  0-1561976Haifa OlympiadD94 Grunfeld
7. W Wittmann vs K Rosell  ½-½401976Haifa OlympiadC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
8. W Wittmann vs B Tiller  ½-½411976Haifa OlympiadC07 French, Tarrasch
9. W Wittmann vs S Swanson  1-0301976Haifa OlympiadB08 Pirc, Classical
10. L Bronstein vs W Wittmann  ½-½261976Haifa OlympiadC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
11. W Wittmann vs M Silva  0-1451976Haifa OlympiadC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
12. W Wittmann vs Nunn 1-0401976Haifa OlympiadB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
13. W Wittmann vs S Cederlind  0-1411978EU-chT1 fin 10 corrC42 Petrov Defense
14. W Wittmann vs Edan Warsali  1-0311978Buenos Aires OlympiadB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
15. R Byrne vs W Wittmann  ½-½261978Buenos Aires OlympiadC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
16. W Wittmann vs P M Jamieson  ½-½251978Buenos Aires OlympiadB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
17. B R Anderson vs W Wittmann  1-0391978Buenos Aires OlympiadC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
18. Liang Jinrong vs W Wittmann  1-0621978Buenos Aires OlympiadC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
19. W Wittmann vs L C Foo  1-0321978Buenos Aires OlympiadB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
20. W Wittmann vs I Rogers  1-0651978Buenos Aires OlympiadB33 Sicilian
21. E Raaste vs W Wittmann  ½-½411978Buenos Aires OlympiadA04 Reti Opening
22. W Wittmann vs J Szmetan  ½-½411978Buenos Aires OlympiadB33 Sicilian
23. W Wittmann vs O Jakobsen  0-1271978Buenos Aires OlympiadB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. W Wittmann vs Chandler  ½-½361978Hastings Challengers /79B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
25. W Wittmann vs H Nagel  ½-½301979AUT-chB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-24-06  MorphyMatt: as in, the poet?
Sep-17-06  Eastfrisian: Walter Wittmann is born on March 13, 1948, has awarded the IM-title and received a doctorate degree. He is from Austria.
Apr-26-13  waustad: Leaves of Graz.
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  OhioChessFan: "Have you learned the lessons only of those who admired you, and were tender with you, and stood aside for you? Have you not learned great lessons from those who braced themselves against you, and disputed passage with you?"
Jul-29-13  waustad: While he never won the Austrian Championship, he came in 2nd or 3rd often:
Jul-19-14  waustad: Here is a picture:
Jul-25-20  Eastfrisian: Rest in peace, Dr. Wittmann.

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