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Hedinn Steingrimsson
Number of games in database: 236
Years covered: 1990 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2507 (2554 rapid, 2590 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2582

Overall record: +70 -61 =85 (52.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 20 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (20) 
    E32 E36 E39 E37 E38
 English (13) 
    A15 A16 A18 A14 A11
 Slav (11) 
    D11 D12 D10 D17 D18
 King's Indian (10) 
    E73 E91 E94 E99 E97
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D37 D31 D35
 Sicilian (8) 
    B27 B52 B96 B56 B30
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (30) 
    B90 B51 B25 B92 B20
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B92 B96 B93 B91
 Semi-Slav (12) 
    D45 D43 D44 D48 D49
 Queen's Gambit Declined (10) 
    D30 D37 D38 D39
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    D02 E10 E00 A40 A45
 Nimzo Indian (8) 
    E21 E20 E32 E54 E55
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   L Ptacnikova vs H Steingrimsson, 2015 0-1
   H Steingrimsson vs Fridman, 2012 1-0
   H Steingrimsson vs T Hillarp Persson, 2009 1/2-1/2
   M Parligras vs H Steingrimsson, 2012 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Reykjavik Open (2009)
   Spring Chess Classic (B) (2019)
   Reykjavik Open (2012)
   European Team Championship (2007)
   XXII Reykjavik Open (2006)
   European Championship (2006)
   European Individual Championship (2008)
   European Team Championship (2015)
   Bundesliga 2011/12 (2011)
   Dresden Olympiad (2008)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   Reykjavik Open (2015)
   European Club Cup (2017)
   Batumi Olympiad (2018)
   European Team Championship (2017)

   🏆 Spring Chess Classic (B)
   N Theodorou vs H Steingrimsson (Mar-10-19) 0-1
   H Steingrimsson vs I Chirila (Mar-09-19) 1-0
   Erenburg vs H Steingrimsson (Mar-08-19) 1-0
   H Steingrimsson vs D Kadric (Mar-07-19) 0-1
   Kaidanov vs H Steingrimsson (Mar-06-19) 1-0

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(born Jan-11-1975, 46 years old) Iceland

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Grandmaster. World U12 Champion in 1987. Icelandic Champion in 1990, 2011 and 2015.

Wikipedia article: Héðinn Steingrímsson

Last updated: 2019-01-11 02:51:19

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 236  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Steingrimsson vs Bronstein  ½-½431990Reykjavik opE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
2. Zoran Popovic vs H Steingrimsson  0-1511990Biel MTO opD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
3. O Cvitan vs H Steingrimsson  ½-½151990Biel MTO opD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
4. H Steingrimsson vs W Schmidt  ½-½341990Biel MTO opD73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3
5. H Steingrimsson vs Sznapik  ½-½411990Biel MTO opA57 Benko Gambit
6. Beim vs H Steingrimsson  1-0541990Biel MTO opA36 English
7. H Steingrimsson vs Petursson  1-0441990ISL-chE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
8. H Steingrimsson vs D P Lereah  1-0351990Novi Sad OlympiadD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
9. Romero Holmes vs H Steingrimsson  ½-½331990Novi Sad OlympiadB56 Sicilian
10. Van Wely vs H Steingrimsson  1-0301991Istvan Szechenyi MemorialE20 Nimzo-Indian
11. Svidler vs H Steingrimsson 1-0361991Gausdal InternationalC53 Giuoco Piano
12. H Steingrimsson vs Jansa  0-1461992CopenhagenA56 Benoni Defense
13. Smagin vs H Steingrimsson  1-0211992Copenhagen op 14thC05 French, Tarrasch
14. Kotronias vs H Steingrimsson  1-0541994Reykjavik OpenC05 French, Tarrasch
15. H Steingrimsson vs Van Wely  0-1401994Reykjavik OpenB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. Jansa vs H Steingrimsson  1-0431995Gausdal InternationalB58 Sicilian
17. Petursson vs H Steingrimsson  ½-½311995Peer GyntE77 King's Indian
18. Tseshkovsky vs H Steingrimsson 1-0371996Politiken Cup 18thC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
19. H Steingrimsson vs R Polzin  1-0272003Bundesliga 2003/04E77 King's Indian
20. L Espig vs H Steingrimsson  ½-½312003Bundesliga 2003/04A37 English, Symmetrical
21. H Steingrimsson vs U Boensch  0-1572003Bundesliga 2003/04D37 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. H Steingrimsson vs Agrest  ½-½862003Bundesliga 2003/04E12 Queen's Indian
23. H Steingrimsson vs V Erdos  ½-½442005First Saturday DecemberD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
24. Vitiugov vs H Steingrimsson  1-0802006Keres Memorial TournamentsE12 Queen's Indian
25. H Steingrimsson vs Kanep  ½-½92006Keres Memorial TournamentsD09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3
 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 236  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-07-06  Halldor: “Heotinn” must be a misprint for Hedinn.

Héðinn Steingrímsson, or the english spelling: Hedinn Steingrimsson <'ð' as 'th' in 'father'>, was born in 1975, Icelandic. Became world champion of children (12 years and younger) in 1987. International Master, his current rating is 2447.

Aug-05-07  Halldor: IM Hedinn Steingrimsson (2470) became a GM today when he won the Mladá Boleslva international tournament in Czech Republic. He draw against Sebastian Plischki (2397) in the 9th and last round.

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  wordfunph: GM Steingrimsson's ICC handle is "concentration".
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  Check It Out: Iceland is cool.
Jan-11-19  BIDMONFA: Hedinn Steingrimsson


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  Jonathan Sarfati: At time of writing, Héðinn Steingrímsson is the second-highest rated Icelandic player, behind only Hjorvar Steinn Gretarsson (Icelandic: Hjörvar Steinn Grétarsson).

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