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Alfred Beni
A Beni 
Number of games in database: 301
Years covered: 1948 to 1990

Overall record: +67 -118 =116 (41.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (37) 
    B91 B74 B93 B28 B90
 Ruy Lopez (20) 
    C78 C84 C73 C85 C75
 Sicilian Najdorf (11) 
    B91 B93 B90 B95
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E42 E47 E46 E25 E26
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (9) 
    C99 C85 C84 C92 C95
 King's Indian (8) 
    E95 E94 E90 E99 E65
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (21) 
    C70 C73 C64 C65 C81
 Sicilian (18) 
    B32 B25 B28 B92 B20
 King's Indian (17) 
    E63 E80 E76 E70 E98
 Grunfeld (12) 
    D78 D94 D85 D98 D79
 English (11) 
    A15 A16 A10 A12
 Nimzo Indian (9) 
    E39 E47 E28 E41 E26
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   A Beni vs I Anagnostou, 1954 1-0
   Sliwa vs A Beni, 1957 0-1
   A Giustolisi vs A Beni, 1960 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Varna Olympiad qual-4 (1962)
   Helsinki Olympiad qual-2 (1952)
   Hoogovens (1954)
   Klaus Junge Memorial (1955)
   Amsterdam Olympiad Final-B (1954)
   Dubrovnik Olympiad (1950)
   Zuerich (1954)
   Sofia Zonal (1957)
   Lasker Memorial (1962)
   Munich Olympiad Final-A (1958)
   Leipzig Olympiad Final-B (1960)
   Munich Olympiad qual-1 (1958)
   Steinitz Memorial (1956)
   Leipzig Olympiad qual-2 (1960)
   Tel Aviv Olympiad Final-B (1964)

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(born Jun-03-1923, died Jun-04-1995, 72 years old) Austria

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Alfred Beni born 1923 was an Austrian IM. He was joint Austrian Champion in 1947 and has represented Austria in numerous Olympiads. Awarded the IM-title after his 9.5/15 result on board 1 at the 1950 Dubrovnik Olympiad. He won the Vienna Championship five times. His best international result was 2nd place behind Enrico Paoli at Vienna in 1950.

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Last updated: 2021-04-08 11:31:48

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 313  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Lundin vs A Beni  1-0341948Bad GasteinA22 English
2. S T V Lukas vs A Beni  1-0491948Bad GasteinE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
3. A Beni vs C Kottnauer  0-1431948Bad GasteinD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. A Beni vs M Ujtelky  ½-½291949CSR-AUTD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. E Richter vs A Beni  ½-½411949CZE-AUTD85 Grunfeld
6. A Beni vs C Kottnauer  0-1551949Schlechter MemorialD87 Grunfeld, Exchange
7. Z Kovacs vs A Beni  1-0341949Schlechter MemorialD83 Grunfeld, Grunfeld Gambit
8. A Beni vs G Fletzer  ½-½151949Schlechter MemorialD87 Grunfeld, Exchange
9. Lokvenc vs A Beni  ½-½461949Schlechter MemorialA15 English
10. A Beni vs J Platt  0-1281949Schlechter MemorialB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
11. B Rabar vs A Beni  1-0241949Schlechter MemorialD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
12. Opocensky vs A Beni  1-0491949Schlechter MemorialA45 Queen's Pawn Game
13. A Beni vs H Mueller  ½-½261949Schlechter MemorialC11 French
14. Puc vs A Beni  1-0461949Schlechter MemorialD94 Grunfeld
15. A Beni vs K Kaliwoda 1-0161949Schlechter MemorialD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
16. A Beni vs E Paoli  ½-½561949Schlechter MemorialD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. A Beni vs Foltys  0-1321949Schlechter MemorialD22 Queen's Gambit Accepted
18. K Galia vs A Beni  ½-½201949Schlechter MemorialE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
19. A Beni vs V Castaldi 1-0401950Dubrovnik OlympiadC07 French, Tarrasch
20. Najdorf vs A Beni ½-½521950Dubrovnik OlympiadE27 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation
21. A Beni vs C Poulsen  ½-½191950Dubrovnik OlympiadB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
22. O'Kelly vs A Beni  ½-½201950Dubrovnik OlympiadE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
23. A Beni vs E E Book  ½-½221950Dubrovnik OlympiadB83 Sicilian
24. Unzicker vs A Beni 1-0411950Dubrovnik OlympiadB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
25. A Beni vs A Vestol  1-0571950Dubrovnik OlympiadE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
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Jun-03-06  BIDMONFA: Alfred Beni

BENI, Alfred

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  whiteshark: Alfred Beni (* Jun-03-1923 in Vienna; † Jun-04-1995)

Awarded with the IM-title after his 9.5/15 result on board 1 at the 1950 Dubrovnik Olympiad. He won the Vienna Championship five times. Picture:

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  cu8sfan: Inspiring name for a gotd pun. Beni, Vidi, Vici.
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  tpstar: B-B-B-Beni and the Jets
The Beni Hill Show
Beni There, Done That
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  whiteshark: ubi beni ibi patria

(excuse my rusty Latin)

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  DaltriDiluvi: "Where good, there fatherland"

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