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Number of games in database: 233
Years covered: 1957 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2292
Highest rating achieved in database: 2405
Overall record: +70 -87 =74 (46.3%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
I Asmundsson vs J Thor, 1974 1-0
T Knight vs I Asmundsson, 1974 0-1
I Asmundsson vs A Gudmundsson, 1964 1/2-1/2
I Asmundsson vs D Plumanns, 2001 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Lugano Olympiad qual-7 (1968)
Nice Olympiad Final-B (1974)
Salou Open (2005)
Buenos Aires Olympiad (1978)
Reykjavik Open (2002)
World Seniors Championship (2005)
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(born Jul-10-1934, died Feb-21-2007, 72 years old) Iceland
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FIDE master Ingvar Ásmundsson played for Iceland in three Olympiads, in 1968, 1974 and 1978. He was Icelandic Champion in 1979. He placed first at the World Open in Philadelphia in 1978. Ásmundsson was an honorary member of the American Chess Federation since 1972. He was one of the first players in Iceland to embrace the new internet technology for chess, and is said to have played over 40,000 games online.
He was also one of the driving forces behind the team which managed to have Robert James Fischer liberated from Japan.
| page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 237
|1. A Gudmundsson vs I Asmundsson
|| ||½-½||17||1957||Reykjavik||E86 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.Nge2 c6|
|2. I Asmundsson vs B Johannesson
|| ||1-0||58||1957||Reykjavik||E70 King's Indian|
|3. I Asmundsson vs G Gunnarsson
||1-0||28||1957||Reykjavik||A65 Benoni, 6.e4|
|4. I Asmundsson vs Stahlberg
|| ||½-½||69||1957||Reykjavik||A04 Reti Opening|
|5. I Asmundsson vs G Agustsson
|| ||½-½||52||1957||Reykjavik||D25 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|6. Benko vs I Asmundsson
|| ||½-½||41||1957||Reykjavik||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|7. I Asmundsson vs I Johannsson
|| ||½-½||13||1957||Reykjavik||C71 Ruy Lopez|
|8. Pilnik vs I Asmundsson
|| ||1-0||23||1957||Reykjavik||B32 Sicilian|
|9. G Palmason vs I Asmundsson
|| ||½-½||20||1957||Reykjavik||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|10. F Olafsson vs I Asmundsson
|| ||1-0||36||1957||Reykjavik||E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation|
|11. G S Gudmundsson vs I Asmundsson
||1-0||30||1957||Reykjavik||A48 King's Indian|
|12. I Asmundsson vs F Blatny
|| ||½-½||67||1957||WchT U26 04th||E09 Catalan, Closed|
|13. B Andersen vs I Asmundsson
|| ||0-1||38||1957||WchT U26 04th||E80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation|
|14. B Gurgenidze vs I Asmundsson
|| ||1-0||38||1957||WchT U26 04th||B39 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Breyer Variation|
|15. I Asmundsson vs M Davis
|| ||1-0||33||1957||WchT U26 04th||E02 Catalan, Open, 5.Qa4|
|16. I Asmundsson vs A Feuerstein
|| ||0-1||41||1957||WchT U26 04th||A32 English, Symmetrical Variation|
|17. I Asmundsson vs Myagmarsuren
|| ||1-0||41||1957||WchT U26 04th||E80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation|
|18. L Navarovszky vs I Asmundsson
|| ||½-½||21||1957||WchT U26 04th||E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno|
|19. I Asmundsson vs E Aaltio
|| ||1-0||40||1957||WchT U26 04th||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|20. B Sehlstedt vs I Asmundsson
|| ||½-½||34||1957||WchT U26 04th||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|21. Benites vs I Asmundsson
|| ||0-1||39||1957||WchT U26 04th||E98 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov, 9.Ne1|
|22. H Liebert vs I Asmundsson
|| ||½-½||40||1957||WchT U26 04th||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|23. N Padevsky vs I Asmundsson
||1-0||16||1957||WchT U26 04th||C18 French, Winawer|
|24. I Asmundsson vs A Kolarov
|| ||0-1||59||1958||WchT U26 prel-B 05th||E45 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation|
|25. E Mednis vs I Asmundsson
|| ||½-½||28||1958||WchT U26 prel-B 05th||C07 French, Tarrasch|
| page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 237
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