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Heinz Wirthensohn
H Wirthensohn 

Number of games in database: 397
Years covered: 1969 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2296
Highest rating achieved in database: 2460
Overall record: +88 -124 =183 (45.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (33) 
    A15 A10 A16 A17 A13
 Reti System (25) 
    A04 A06 A05
 English, 1 c4 e5 (19) 
    A28 A25 A22 A29 A21
 Queen's Pawn Game (18) 
    D02 A46 A41 E10 A40
 King's Indian (15) 
    E92 E94 E91 E90 E60
 English, 1 c4 c5 (13) 
    A30 A35 A37 A34
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (80) 
    B33 B27 B31 B32 B58
 Nimzo Indian (14) 
    E32 E40 E43 E42 E23
 English (12) 
    A13 A15 A10 A17 A14
 Queen's Gambit Declined (12) 
    D38 D31
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A45 A41 A40 A46 E00
 King's Indian (8) 
    E94 E73 E67 E69 E61
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   H Wirthensohn vs Topalov, 1990 1-0
   H Wirthensohn vs Ta Lin, 1990 1-0
   H Wirthensohn vs Sosonko, 1981 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Zuerich Open (1993)
   Biel (1979)
   Altensteig (1990)
   Reggio Emilia 1977/78 (1977)
   Vratsa Zonal (1975)
   Biel (1977)
   Lenk Open (1989)
   Caorle Zonal (1972)
   Skopje Olympiad Final-A (1972)
   Haifa Olympiad (1976)
   Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)
   Lucerne Olympiad (1982)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1988)
   EUR-chT (Men) 9th (1989)
   European Club Cup (2019)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   G Laketic vs H Wirthensohn (Nov-16-19) 1/2-1/2
   H Wirthensohn vs P Djurovic (Nov-15-19) 1-0
   F van der Elburg vs H Wirthensohn (Nov-14-19) 0-1
   H Wirthensohn vs V Setkauskas (Nov-13-19) 0-1
   A Kislinsky vs H Wirthensohn (Nov-12-19) 1-0

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(born May-04-1951, 72 years old) Switzerland

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Heinz Wirthensohn was born in Basel. Awarded the IM title in 1977, he was Swiss champion in 1979, 1981 and 1992.

 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 397  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R M McKay vs H Wirthensohn  ½-½241969Scottish Junior InternationalB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
2. H Wirthensohn vs V W Knox 0-1311971?Hastings Challengers /72A28 English
3. H Wirthensohn vs A Whiteley  1-0351972Skopje ol (Men) prelE92 King's Indian
4. H Wirthensohn vs D Cox  0-1291972Norwich JuniorA92 Dutch
5. H Wirthensohn vs H Messing  1-0671972SUI-YUGA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
6. H Wirthensohn vs S Tatai  1-0411972Caorle ZonalA30 English, Symmetrical
7. H Wirthensohn vs Ivkov  ½-½311972Caorle ZonalE91 King's Indian
8. H Wirthensohn vs D Friedgood  0-1311972Caorle ZonalA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
9. H Wirthensohn vs A H Williams  0-1621972Caorle ZonalA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
10. H Wirthensohn vs H Ree  0-1341972Caorle ZonalA10 English
11. H Wirthensohn vs A Drira  1-0591972Caorle ZonalA30 English, Symmetrical
12. J Bellon Lopez vs H Wirthensohn  0-1481972Caorle ZonalA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
13. Ljubojevic vs H Wirthensohn  ½-½161972Caorle ZonalB50 Sicilian
14. H Wirthensohn vs A Dunkelblum  ½-½161972Caorle ZonalA15 English
15. A Pomar Salamanca vs H Wirthensohn  ½-½211972Caorle ZonalD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
16. H Wirthensohn vs F Silva  ½-½151972Caorle ZonalD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
17. Keene vs H Wirthensohn  ½-½161972Caorle ZonalA07 King's Indian Attack
18. J Eising vs H Wirthensohn  ½-½471972Caorle ZonalA00 Uncommon Opening
19. S Bohosjan vs H Wirthensohn  1-0381972Caorle ZonalB23 Sicilian, Closed
20. H Wirthensohn vs Jansa  0-1361972Caorle ZonalA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
21. C Pritchett vs H Wirthensohn  ½-½431972Caorle ZonalB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
22. Forintos vs H Wirthensohn  1-0431972Caorle ZonalA06 Reti Opening
23. H Wirthensohn vs G F Kane  1-0491972Skopje Olympiad Final-AA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
24. J Rubinetti vs H Wirthensohn  1-0701972Skopje Olympiad Final-AB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. C Partos vs H Wirthensohn  1-0281972Skopje Olympiad Final-AD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 397  PGN Download
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