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Kjell Krantz
Number of games in database: 43
Years covered: 1966 to 1989
Last FIDE rating: 2305
Overall record: +21 -8 =14 (65.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Aug-03-1942, 77 years old) Sweden

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He is an IMC.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 43  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Krantz vs A Werle  0-1471966SWE-chC78 Ruy Lopez
2. J Westman vs Krantz  ½-½1031966SWE-chB15 Caro-Kann
3. Krantz vs H Ek  ½-½231966SWE-chA15 English
4. B Soderborg vs Krantz  ½-½251966SWE-chC44 King's Pawn Game
5. Krantz vs M Johansson Sr  ½-½261966SWE-chE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
6. H Akvist vs Krantz  ½-½261966SWE-chC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. Krantz vs Ake Olsson  0-1191966SWE-chC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
8. Krantz vs Z Nilsson  1-0381966SWE-chB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
9. B E Horberg vs Krantz  1-0341966SWE-chD86 Grunfeld, Exchange
10. Krantz vs K Skold  0-1571966SWE-chC56 Two Knights
11. R Goode vs Krantz  0-1401966SWE-chE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
12. Krantz vs Ekenberg  ½-½221966SWE-chC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
13. O Kinnmark vs Krantz  ½-½291966SWE-chB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
14. Krantz vs A Burehall  ½-½311966SWE-chB10 Caro-Kann
15. O Alfredsson vs Krantz  0-1341966SWE-chC10 French
16. Krantz vs H Westerinen  ½-½571966Orebro Stud olm prelim1B32 Sicilian
17. G Kuzmin vs Krantz 1-0301966Orebro Stud olm prelim1E88 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.d5 c6
18. R Verstraeten vs Krantz  0-1701966Orebro Stud olm fBA00 Uncommon Opening
19. Krantz vs T Bjornsson  ½-½281966Orebro Stud olm fBA15 English
20. Krantz vs J R R Cordoba ½-½581966Orebro Stud olm fBC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
21. D Rivera vs Krantz  ½-½411966Orebro Stud olm fBC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
22. Krantz vs K Teboudi  ½-½281966Orebro Stud olm fBB20 Sicilian
23. H MacGrillen vs Krantz  0-1251966Orebro Stud olm fBA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
24. Krantz vs P Jamieson  1-0281966Orebro Stud olm fBB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. Jansa vs Krantz  0-1391967WchT U26 14thC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 43  PGN Download
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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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