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Bjorn Brinck-Claussen
B Brinck-Claussen 
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Number of games in database: 450
Years covered: 1961 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2164 (2200 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2390
Overall record: +140 -129 =181 (51.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (39) 
    B77 B32 B93 B43 B89
 Ruy Lopez (21) 
    C69 C99 C64 C68 C80
 King's Indian (19) 
    E75 E73 E98 E94 E77
 Nimzo Indian (17) 
    E46 E25 E45 E52 E55
 Modern Benoni (14) 
    A61 A56 A65 A58 A57
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    A40 A41 A50 D02 E10
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (36) 
    C07 C18 C09 C00 C01
 Sicilian (25) 
    B46 B42 B32 B33 B30
 Grunfeld (24) 
    D85 D91 D87 D93 D75
 Ruy Lopez (20) 
    C77 C92 C68 C69 C89
 French Tarrasch (17) 
    C07 C09 C05 C03
 English (14) 
    A15 A14 A13 A17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Hamann vs B Brinck-Claussen, 1962 0-1
   B Brinck-Claussen vs G Timmerman, 1991 1/2-1/2
   B Brinck-Claussen vs C Boutteville, 1966 1-0
   J Hvenekilde vs B Brinck-Claussen, 1981 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Castlebar (1969)
   Copenhagen Obro Open (1989)
   Hoogovens-B (1971)
   Copenhagen Open (1980)
   Copenhagen Open (1986)
   Esbjerg-B (1981)
   Varna Olympiad qual-4 (1962)
   Copenhagen AS04 (1979)
   Copenhagen Open (1981)
   Politiken Cup (2006)
   Copenhagen Unibank (1991)
   Koge Open (1997)
   Copenhagen Open (1995)
   Tel Aviv Olympiad Final-B (1964)
   Copenhagen Open (1992)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Hastings 1963/64 by suenteus po 147

   🏆 Copenhagen Chess Challenge
   P Thorsbro vs B Brinck-Claussen (May-14-17) 1/2-1/2
   B Brinck-Claussen vs S M Andersen (May-14-17) 0-1
   J G Quinones-Maletti vs B Brinck-Claussen (May-13-17) 1-0
   B Brinck-Claussen vs M Tandrup (May-13-17) 1-0
   B Brinck-Claussen vs S Stage-Steffensen (May-12-17) 1-0

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(born Jan-29-1942, died Nov-16-2022, 80 years old) Denmark

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IM (1986) Bjorn Brinck-Claussen was born in Copenhagen. He was Nordic champion in 1963 and Danish champion in 1966, 1970 (after a play-off) and 1977. He was married to Frances McCluskey.

He was an amateur as by profession he was a school principal.

Wikipedia article: Bjørn Brinck-Claussen

Last updated: 2023-05-05 17:38:49

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 450  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. B Brinck-Claussen vs Kavalek  0-1401961WchT U26 08thB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
2. B Brinck-Claussen vs J O Soderberg  1-0711961WchT U26 08thB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
3. B Brinck-Claussen vs A Jongsma  ½-½281961WchT U26 08thB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
4. D Zorigt vs B Brinck-Claussen  ½-½191961WchT U26 08thB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. Gufeld vs B Brinck-Claussen  1-0301961WchT U26 08thB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
6. B Brinck-Claussen vs B H Wood  1-0441962Hastings-BB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
7. B Cafferty vs B Brinck-Claussen  0-1401962Hastings-BC50 Giuoco Piano
8. W Nicolai vs B Brinck-Claussen  1-0521962Hastings-BE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
9. B Brinck-Claussen vs Milner-Barry ½-½401962Hastings-BC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
10. O M Hindle vs B Brinck-Claussen  1-0561962Hastings-BB32 Sicilian
11. K Dahl vs B Brinck-Claussen  ½-½381962Hastings-BC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
12. B Brinck-Claussen vs D Baretic  1-0531962Hastings-BC41 Philidor Defense
13. B Brinck-Claussen vs A R Thomas  ½-½351962Hastings-BC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
14. S Hamann vs B Brinck-Claussen 0-1181962Hastings-BD75 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O c5, 8.dxc5
15. Lengyel vs B Brinck-Claussen 0-1311962Varna Olympiad qual-4A30 English, Symmetrical
16. B Brinck-Claussen vs R G Wade  1-0481962Varna Olympiad qual-4D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
17. B Brinck-Claussen vs M Veizaj  1-0291962Varna Olympiad qual-4C16 French, Winawer
18. H Rossetto vs B Brinck-Claussen  0-1611962Varna Olympiad qual-4A56 Benoni Defense
19. B Brinck-Claussen vs Y Safvat  1-0381962Varna Olympiad qual-4C99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
20. R Ortega vs B Brinck-Claussen 1-0281962Varna Olympiad Final-BB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
21. B Brinck-Claussen vs W Schmidt  1-0541962Varna Olympiad Final-BE84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
22. B Brinck-Claussen vs Westerinen  1-0391962Varna Olympiad Final-BE86 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.Nge2 c6
23. B Brinck-Claussen vs J E Littlewood 0-1241962Varna Olympiad Final-BE77 King's Indian
24. J Kristinsson vs B Brinck-Claussen  ½-½341962Varna Olympiad Final-BE45 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Bronstein (Byrne) Variation
25. B Brinck-Claussen vs Larsen  ½-½331963DEN-chB06 Robatsch
 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 450  PGN Download
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  Benzol: Bjorn Brinck-Claussen
Born 29th January 1942 in Copenhagen
Danish Champion in 1966, 1970 (after playoff) and 1977. He was also Nordic Champion in 1963.
Jan-29-06  BIDMONFA: Bjorn Brinck-Claussen

Nov-25-22  philmsu: Bjorn Brinck-Claussen died on the 16th of November, 2022.

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