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Kjell Krantz
Number of games in database: 44
Years covered: 1966 to 1989
Last FIDE rating: 2305
Overall record: +21 -9 =14 (63.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Aug-03-1942, 79 years old) Sweden

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Last updated: 2021-12-19 16:18:44

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 44  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Krantz vs A Werle  0-1471966Swedish ChampionshipC78 Ruy Lopez
2. J Westman vs K Krantz  ½-½1031966Swedish ChampionshipB15 Caro-Kann
3. K Krantz vs H Ek  ½-½231966Swedish ChampionshipA15 English
4. B Soderborg vs K Krantz  ½-½251966Swedish ChampionshipC44 King's Pawn Game
5. K Krantz vs M Johansson Sr  ½-½261966Swedish ChampionshipE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
6. H Akvist vs K Krantz  ½-½261966Swedish ChampionshipC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. K Krantz vs Ake Olsson  0-1191966Swedish ChampionshipC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
8. K Krantz vs Z Nilsson  1-0381966Swedish ChampionshipB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
9. B E Horberg vs K Krantz  1-0341966Swedish ChampionshipD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
10. K Krantz vs K Skold  0-1571966Swedish ChampionshipC56 Two Knights
11. R Goode vs K Krantz  0-1401966Swedish ChampionshipE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
12. K Krantz vs Ekenberg  ½-½221966Swedish ChampionshipC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
13. O Kinnmark vs K Krantz  ½-½291966Swedish ChampionshipB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
14. K Krantz vs A Burehall  ½-½311966Swedish ChampionshipB10 Caro-Kann
15. O Alfredsson vs K Krantz  0-1341966Swedish ChampionshipC10 French
16. K Krantz vs Westerinen  ½-½571966Orebro Stud olm prelim1B32 Sicilian
17. Kuzmin vs K Krantz 1-0301966Orebro Stud olm prelim1E88 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.d5 c6
18. R Verstraeten vs K Krantz  0-1701966Orebro Stud olm fBA00 Uncommon Opening
19. K Krantz vs T Bjornsson  ½-½281966Orebro Stud olm fBA15 English
20. K Krantz vs J R R Cordoba ½-½581966Orebro Stud olm fBC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
21. D Rivera vs K Krantz  ½-½411966Orebro Stud olm fBC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
22. K Krantz vs K Teboudi  ½-½281966Orebro Stud olm fBB20 Sicilian
23. H MacGrillen vs K Krantz  0-1251966Orebro Stud olm fBA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
24. K Krantz vs P Jamieson  1-0281966Orebro Stud olm fBB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. Jansa vs K Krantz  0-1391967WchT U26 14thC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
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  whiteshark: Here is a nice attac♔ game against the Sicilian Dragon

[Event "corr"]
[Date "1975.??.??"]
[White "Krantz, Kjell Erik (SWE)"]
[Black "Pirisi, Gabor"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B77"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8. Qd2 Nc6 9. Bc4 Bd7 10. h4 Qc7 11. Bb3 Ne5 12. Bh6 Nc4 13. Bxc4 Qxc4 14. Bxg7 Kxg7 15. h5 Kg8 16. O-O-O Rac8 17. Qh6 Rc5 18. g4 Rfc8 19. hxg6 fxg6 20. g5 Nh5 21. Rxh5 gxh5 22. g6 1-0

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  perfidious: Krantz can play a little; he's an ICCF GM.
Sep-13-11  Nilsson: No he is not. Inactive ICCF-IM.
Very strong player though.
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  perfidious: <Nilsson> Thought he got the title in the 1990s, but he is indeed an IM.

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