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Svend Hamann
S Hamann 
Number of games in database: 283
Years covered: 1959 to 1995
Last FIDE rating: 2261
Highest rating achieved in database: 2485

Overall record: +83 -86 =114 (49.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (21) 
    B32 B84 B44 B22 B45
 Nimzo Indian (16) 
    E42 E46 E54 E43 E51
 King's Indian (11) 
    E92 E91 E75 E64 E90
 Modern Benoni (9) 
    A56 A57 A75 A79 A67
 Ruy Lopez (9) 
    C69 C66 C68 C91 C80
 Sicilian Taimanov (7) 
    B46 B45 B47 B48 B49
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (57) 
    B43 B99 B92 B89 B93
 Sicilian Najdorf (19) 
    B99 B92 B93 B90 B94
 Sicilian Kan (14) 
    B43 B42
 Semi-Slav (13) 
    D47 D44 D43 D46 D45
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E45 E25 E48 E43 E40
 English (9) 
    A10 A15 A12 A14 A11
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Hamann vs M Macdonald-Ross, 1962 1-0
   S Hamann vs Y Porat, 1968 1-0
   S Hamann vs Yanofsky, 1968 1-0
   Korchnoi vs S Hamann, 1978 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Skopje Olympiad qual-1 (1972)
   Amsterdam IBM-B (1970)
   Netanya (1968)
   Danish Championship (1960)
   Danish Championship (1965)
   Nimzowitsch Memorial (1960)
   Venice (1966)
   Saemisch Memorial (1978)
   Copenhagen (1965)
   Reykjavik Zonal (1975)
   Halle Zonal (1963)
   Lugano Olympiad Final-A (1968)
   Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Netanya-A 1968 by suenteus po 147

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(born Oct-28-1940, 82 years old) Denmark

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Svend Hamann was born in Copenhagen. Awarded the IM title in 1965, he was Danish champion in 1972.

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Last updated: 2019-11-27 05:02:03

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 307  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Larsen vs S Hamann  1-0401959DEN-chA37 English, Symmetrical
2. S Hamann vs R Cassidy  1-0251959World U20 ch prel. group 1D51 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. U Kuettner vs S Hamann  1-0641959World U20 ch prel. group 1D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. S Hamann vs W Erny 1-0171959World U20 ch prel. group 1A67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
5. J Anguera Maestro vs S Hamann  1-0561959World U20 ch prel. group 1E17 Queen's Indian
6. S Hamann vs R Wostyn  1-0321959World U20 ch prel. group 1E42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
7. S Hamann vs Parma  0-1431959World U20 ch prel. group 1E48 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5
8. W Weinwurm vs S Hamann  ½-½151959World U20 ch prel. group 1C70 Ruy Lopez
9. C Clemens vs S Hamann  0-1371959World U20 ch final AC70 Ruy Lopez
10. S Hamann vs A Tomson  0-1391959World U20 ch final AA04 Reti Opening
11. J R Phillips vs S Hamann  ½-½261959World U20 ch final AC47 Four Knights
12. Parma vs S Hamann  ½-½191959World U20 ch final AA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
13. S Hamann vs R Naranja  ½-½651959World U20 ch final AA02 Bird's Opening
14. C Bielicki vs S Hamann  ½-½411959World U20 ch final AE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
15. S Hamann vs F Kuijpers  ½-½401959World U20 ch final AE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
16. J Stefanov vs S Hamann  ½-½291959World U20 ch final AA05 Reti Opening
17. S Hamann vs D E Rumens  ½-½401959World U20 ch final AE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
18. W Erny vs S Hamann  ½-½191959World U20 ch final AC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
19. S Hamann vs U Kuettner  ½-½381959World U20 ch final AA61 Benoni
20. S Hamann vs W Golz  ½-½191960Nimzowitsch memC01 French, Exchange
21. S Hamann vs T Haahr 1-0371960Danish ChampionshipD21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
22. K Blom vs S Hamann  ½-½381960Danish ChampionshipA47 Queen's Indian
23. S Hamann vs S From 0-1721960Danish ChampionshipE90 King's Indian
24. S Hamann vs F Petersen  1-0391960Danish ChampionshipB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
25. E Pedersen vs S Hamann  1-0431960Danish ChampionshipC70 Ruy Lopez
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 307  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Benzol: Svend Hamann
Born 28th October 1940 in Copenhagen
An IM in 1965 he was Danish champion in 1972.
Oct-28-08  DarthStapler: Happy Birthday, Mr. Hamann!
Oct-28-08  whiteshark: Tillykke med fødselsdagen!
Oct-28-08  Xeroxx: Woo! What an awesome player of the day!
Oct-28-08  whiteshark: His Olimpbase data:
Oct-28-09  Moonstone: Happy Birthday Svend!
Oct-28-11  BIDMONFA: Svend Hamann


Oct-28-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Svend Hamann.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Gottschalk: To me his beeter win was S Hamann vs J Enevoldsen, 1960 clearing *Th to win.

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