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Hedinn Steingrimsson
Number of games in database: 313
Years covered: 1988 to 2022
Last FIDE rating: 2507 (2554 rapid, 2590 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2582

Overall record: +97 -78 =118 (53.2%)*
   * 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 (28) 
    E32 E39 E36 E38 E37
 English (16) 
    A15 A18 A16 A10 A13
 King's Indian (15) 
    E91 E73 E94 E77 E95
 Queen's Gambit Declined (14) 
    D37 D31 D35 D38 D39
 Slav (11) 
    D11 D12 D10 D18 D17
 Sicilian (10) 
    B51 B81 B42 B27 B52
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (42) 
    B90 B51 B20 B52 B25
 Sicilian Najdorf (15) 
    B90 B92 B91 B96 B93
 Semi-Slav (13) 
    D45 D43 D44 D47 D48
 Queen's Gambit Declined (12) 
    D30 D37 D39 D38
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    D02 A45 E10 E00 A40
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E20 E32 E21 E54 E39
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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)
   Istvan Szechenyi Memorial (1991)
   Spring Chess Classic (B) (2019)
   Reykjavik Open (2012)
   Reykjavik Open (1990)
   Reykjavik Open (1994)
   European Championship (2006)
   Bundesliga 2011/12 (2011)
   European Championship (2008)
   Batumi Olympiad (2018)
   Reykjavik Open (2015)
   European Club Cup (2017)
   European Team Championship (2017)
   Kvika Reykjavik Open (2022)
   European Championship (2021)

   🏆 ch-ISL
   B Thorfinnsson vs H Steingrimsson (Apr-24-22) 1/2-1/2
   H Steingrimsson vs T Thorhallsson (Apr-23-22) 1/2-1/2
   T Villiers vs H Steingrimsson (Apr-12-22) 1/2-1/2
   H Steingrimsson vs M Berdnyk (Apr-11-22) 1/2-1/2
   D Gukesh vs H Steingrimsson (Apr-10-22) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jan-11-1975, 48 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 14; games 1-25 of 348  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Steingrimsson vs H Saroinsong  ½-½401988Wch U14B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
2. H Steingrimsson vs Bronstein  ½-½431990Reykjavik OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
3. C Hoi vs H Steingrimsson  1-0591990Reykjavik OpenD91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
4. D Hassabis vs H Steingrimsson  0-1411990Reykjavik OpenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
5. H Steingrimsson vs E J Gausel  ½-½791990Reykjavik OpenA81 Dutch
6. J Howell vs H Steingrimsson  1-0331990Reykjavik OpenB57 Sicilian
7. H Steingrimsson vs J Vidarsson  ½-½241990Reykjavik OpenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
8. J Levitt vs H Steingrimsson  ½-½301990Reykjavik OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. H Steingrimsson vs S Lalic  ½-½541990Reykjavik OpenC05 French, Tarrasch
10. O Thorsson vs H Steingrimsson  0-1441990Reykjavik OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
11. H Steingrimsson vs J Tisdall  ½-½411990Reykjavik OpenE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
12. K Thorsteins vs H Steingrimsson  0-1541990Reykjavik OpenA10 English
13. O Cvitan vs H Steingrimsson  ½-½151990Biel MTO opD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
14. Zoran Popovic vs H Steingrimsson  0-1511990Biel MTO opD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
15. H Steingrimsson vs W Schmidt  ½-½341990Biel MTO opD73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3
16. H Steingrimsson vs A Sznapik  ½-½411990Biel MTO opA57 Benko Gambit
17. V Beim vs H Steingrimsson  1-0541990Biel MTO opA36 English
18. H Steingrimsson vs Petursson  1-0441990ISL-chE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
19. H Steingrimsson vs D P Lereah  1-0351990Novi Sad OlympiadD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
20. A Romero Holmes vs H Steingrimsson  ½-½331990Novi Sad OlympiadB56 Sicilian
21. W Zili vs H Steingrimsson 1-0301990Novi Sad OlympiadB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
22. H Steingrimsson vs H A Gretarsson  0-1431991ISL-chA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
23. H Steingrimsson vs T Thorhallsson  0-1721991ISL-chD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. H Steingrimsson vs R Lendwai  0-1701991Istvan Szechenyi MemorialA34 English, Symmetrical
25. Van Wely vs H Steingrimsson  1-0301991Istvan Szechenyi MemorialE20 Nimzo-Indian
 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 348  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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Apr-09-09  wordfunph: GM Steingrimsson's ICC handle is "concentration".
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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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