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Michael Wiedenkeller
Number of games in database: 117
Years covered: 1979 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2444 (2418 rapid, 2477 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2481

Overall record: +39 -42 =36 (48.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (8) 
    E77 E70 E81 E76
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E46 E49 E32 E44 E21
 Sicilian (6) 
    B83 B89 B90 B94
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D31 D06 D38 D37
 Grunfeld (5) 
    D85 D72 D94 D87
 English, 1 c4 e5 (4) 
    A28 A20 A23
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (14) 
    C11 C04 C07 C01 C09
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E32 E46 E58 E51
 English (6) 
    A18 A13 A14 A15 A17
 French Tarrasch (6) 
    C04 C07 C09 C05
 French (5) 
    C11 C12 C00
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A45 D02 A40
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   H Nishimura vs M Wiedenkeller, 1982 0-1
   B Thorfinnsson vs M Wiedenkeller, 2013 0-1
   D Menikos vs M Wiedenkeller, 2013 0-1
   Short vs M Wiedenkeller, 1984 0-1
   M Lanzani vs M Wiedenkeller, 1982 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)
   European Club Cup (2013)
   Chess Olympiad (2018)
   European Club Cup (2015)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   Pelletier vs M Wiedenkeller (Nov-16-19) 1/2-1/2
   M Wiedenkeller vs E Postny (Nov-15-19) 0-1
   M Wiedenkeller vs J N Riff (Nov-13-19) 1/2-1/2
   T Burg vs M Wiedenkeller (Nov-11-19) 1-0
   M Wiedenkeller vs E Iturrizaga (Oct-04-18) 0-1

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(born Jan-10-1963, 57 years old) Sweden (federation/nationality Luxembourg)

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IM (1984); Swedish Champion (1990); Luxembourg Rapid Champion (2008).

=1st (2nd on tiebreak) at the Swedish Championship of 1991. He won the European Small Nations Championship in 2014 (FIDE Zonal 1.10 Championship), and was a nominee to play in the World Cup (2015). There he lost his first round match to Levon Aronian to exit the event.

Wikipedia article: Michael Wiedenkeller

Last updated: 2019-01-10 04:21:19

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 117  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Seirawan vs M Wiedenkeller 1-0361979Wch U20A17 English
2. M Wiedenkeller vs Plaskett  0-1551981Gausdal IntB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. M Wiedenkeller vs F Berend  1-0441981EU-ch U20B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
4. M Wiedenkeller vs A Greenfeld  ½-½461981EU-ch U20B83 Sicilian
5. E Ipek Yilmaz vs M Wiedenkeller  0-1401981EU-ch U20A25 English
6. M Wiedenkeller vs C Hansen 0-1391981EU-ch U20B03 Alekhine's Defense
7. J M Hodgson vs M Wiedenkeller  0-1521981EU-ch U20A07 King's Indian Attack
8. M Wiedenkeller vs A Sokolov  ½-½401981EU-ch U20B83 Sicilian
9. M L Condie vs M Wiedenkeller  ½-½461981EU-ch U20C77 Ruy Lopez
10. F A Cuijpers vs M Wiedenkeller  1-0421981EU-ch U20C17 French, Winawer, Advance
11. M Wiedenkeller vs H Kuijf  ½-½771981EU-ch U20B83 Sicilian
12. I Ceschia vs M Wiedenkeller  1-0231982Reggio Emilia 8283C04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
13. H Nishimura vs M Wiedenkeller 0-1121982CopenhagenC02 French, Advance
14. M Wiedenkeller vs J A C Blanco  ½-½181982EU-ch U20B89 Sicilian
15. P Pandavos vs M Wiedenkeller  1-0411982EU-ch U20C00 French Defense
16. M Lanzani vs M Wiedenkeller  0-1351982EU-ch U20C04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
17. M Wiedenkeller vs G Siegel  1-0481982EU-ch U20B03 Alekhine's Defense
18. K Mokry vs M Wiedenkeller  ½-½551982Reggio Emilia 8283C75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
19. M Wiedenkeller vs H Rothen  1-0431983Eksjo 11thA71 Benoni, Classical, 8.Bg5
20. Short vs M Wiedenkeller  0-1401984EsbjergB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
21. M Wiedenkeller vs A J Mestel  0-1401984EsbjergA48 King's Indian
22. M Wiedenkeller vs Miles  ½-½591984EsbjergA47 Queen's Indian
23. Csom vs M Wiedenkeller  1-0501984EsbjergA15 English
24. Glek vs M Wiedenkeller 1-0471985Prague opB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
25. J Lechtynsky vs M Wiedenkeller  ½-½291985Prague opD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
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  offramp: Destroys all known wiedens.
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  whiteshark: Swedish chess champion in 1990.
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  GrahamClayton: Wiedenkeller finished =1st with Lars Karlsson in the 1991 Swedish Championship, but Karlsson won the title on tie-break. Since the late 1990's he has represented Luxembourg.
Sep-08-15  siggemannen: interesting why he was invited to World Cup?
Sep-08-15  sonia91: <siggemannen> He won the European Small Nations Championship in 2014 (FIDE Zonal 1.1 Championship):
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  alexmagnus: Actually it is interesting. Of nine invitees in the World Cup, Weidenkeller is by far the lowest rated (the next lowest is Durarbayli, one of the organizer's nominees, at 2621).
Oct-23-15  sonia91: *FIDE Zonal 1.10
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  TheFocus: His nickname is "Round Up."
Jan-10-18  BIDMONFA: Michael Wiedenkeller


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  OhioChessFan: I just saw <BIDMONFA's> post in new kibitzing, and came here to check out which game should be designated "Round Up", but I see I got beat by 2 years on that one.

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