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Sverre Johannes Aarseth
Number of games in database: 17
Years covered: 1967 to 1977
Overall record: +2 -11 =4 (23.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jul-20-1934, 86 years old) Norway

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Doctor Sverre Johannes Aarseth was awarded the IMC (International Master in Correspondence Chess) title in 1981. He participated in the 6th World Correspondence Chess Championship (14th place). He has a PhD in astronomy and is an avid mountain climber.

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 page 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Sulc vs S Aarseth  1-0551967corr EU/MC34 King's Gambit Accepted
2. S Aarseth vs J Kellner  ½-½5019686th Correspondence World Championship FinalC10 French
3. Hybl vs S Aarseth  ½-½3519686th Correspondence World Championship FinalE55 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation
4. D Stern vs S Aarseth  1-07319686th Correspondence World Championship FinalB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
5. S Aarseth vs R Kauranen  1-05419686th Correspondence World Championship FinalC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
6. S Aarseth vs E Thiele  0-14519686th Correspondence World Championship FinalB83 Sicilian
7. Sevecek vs S Aarseth  ½-½5919686th Correspondence World Championship FinalB89 Sicilian
8. S Aarseth vs Estrin  0-13619686th Correspondence World Championship FinalB32 Sicilian
9. S Aarseth vs G Sanakoev  1-04019686th Correspondence World Championship FinalB83 Sicilian
10. S Nyman vs S Aarseth  1-03019686th Correspondence World Championship FinalB20 Sicilian
11. S Aarseth vs H De Carbonnel  ½-½4819686th Correspondence World Championship FinalC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
12. S Aarseth vs H Rittner 0-11419686th Correspondence World Championship FinalC17 French, Winawer, Advance
13. N Karker vs S Aarseth 1-03619686th Correspondence World Championship FinalB89 Sicilian
14. S Aarseth vs J Ljungdahl  0-14819686th Correspondence World Championship FinalB49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
15. C Jansen vs S Aarseth  1-03519686th Correspondence World Championship FinalE46 Nimzo-Indian
16. V Zagorovsky vs S Aarseth  1-05419686th Correspondence World Championship FinalC96 Ruy Lopez, Closed
17. A Hollis vs S Aarseth  1-0271977olm8 fin B2 corrD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
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Jul-16-09  arctic tern: This seems to be the same person who is well known for his work on direct N-body codes (which not far off my own research). Good to see a famous astronomer on CG!, S. J.&db_key=AST

Jul-20-09  Knight13: <arctic ter> A guy from Harvard with IM strengh? Nice. And we share the same birthday. What a coincidence.

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