Number of games in database: 324
Years covered: 1966 to 1995
Last FIDE rating: 2463
Highest rating achieved in database: 2530
Overall record: +80 -73 =171 (51.1%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Szabo vs G Sigurjonsson, 1968 0-1
G Sigurjonsson vs A S Segal, 1968 1-0
G Sigurjonsson vs L Ogaard, 1978 1-0
G Sigurjonsson vs Alburt, 1982 1/2-1/2
G Sigurjonsson vs G Forintos, 1978 1-0
Yusupov vs G Sigurjonsson, 1985 1/2-1/2
Filip vs G Sigurjonsson, 1968 1/2-1/2
G Sigurjonsson vs Kaufman, 1973 1-0
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Haifa Olympiad (Men) (1976)
Lone Pine (1975)
Lone Pine (1981)
Lone Pine (1979)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
Hastings 1974/75 by suenteus po 147
Amsterdam IBM 1976 by suenteus po 147
Vestmannaeyjar 1985 by Tabanus
Geneva 1977 by Tabanus
Esbjerg 1978 - Vesterhavsturneringen by Troller
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Last updated: 2018-04-15 04:24:22
(born Sep-25-1947, 73 years old) Iceland
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Gudmundur Sigurjonsson was born on the 25th of September 1947 in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Awarded the IM title in 1970 and the GM title in 1975, he was Icelandic champion in 1965, 1968 and 1972. Tournament results include 1st at Reykjavik 1970, 1st= at San Feliu de Guixols 1974, 2nd= at Hastings 1974-75, 1st= at Orense 1976, 2nd= at Cienfuegos 1976 and 1st= at Brighton 1982.
Wikipedia article: Guðmundur Sigurjónsson
| page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 324
|1. G Sigurjonsson vs E E Book
|| ||0-1||42||1966||Reykjavik||C67 Ruy Lopez|
|2. G Sigurjonsson vs Vasiukov
|| ||½-½||38||1966||Reykjavik||A55 Old Indian, Main line|
|3. G Sigurjonsson vs W G Addison
|| ||0-1||39||1966||Havana ol (Men) fin-A||B56 Sicilian|
|4. G Sigurjonsson vs L Barczay
|| ||0-1||33||1966||Havana ol (Men) fin-A||B95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6|
|5. N Kerins vs G Sigurjonsson
|| ||½-½||19||1967||WchT U26 14th||E84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line|
|6. L Day vs G Sigurjonsson
||1-0||28||1967||Wch U20 qual-A||B20 Sicilian|
|7. G Sigurjonsson vs Vasiukov
|| ||½-½||16||1968||Reykjavik||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|8. Szabo vs G Sigurjonsson
||0-1||40||1968||Reykjavik||D47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|9. W G Addison vs G Sigurjonsson
||1-0||25||1968||Reykjavik||E54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System|
|10. G Sigurjonsson vs Taimanov
|| ||0-1||49||1968||Reykjavik||B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|11. G Sigurjonsson vs V Tukmakov
|| ||½-½||69||1968||WchT U26 15th fin-A||B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5|
|12. G Sigurjonsson vs A S Segal
||1-0||26||1968||WchT U26 15th fin-A||A52 Budapest Gambit|
|13. Filip vs G Sigurjonsson
|| ||½-½||71||1968||Chess Olympiad Qualifying Group 7||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|14. G Sigurjonsson vs A Prameshuber
|| ||1-0||48||1968||Chess Olympiad Final-B||A14 English|
|15. G Sigurjonsson vs Myagmarsuren
|| ||0-1||59||1968||Chess Olympiad Final-B||A06 Reti Opening|
|16. V Tukmakov vs G Sigurjonsson
|| ||½-½||44||1969||WchT U26 qual-A||C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line|
|17. H MacGrillen vs G Sigurjonsson
|| ||½-½||47||1969||WchT U26 qual-A||E92 King's Indian|
|18. Ivkov vs G Sigurjonsson
|| ||½-½||19||1969||Raach Zonal||E69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line|
|19. G Sigurjonsson vs Ulf Andersson
||1-0||84||1969||Raach Zonal||C72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O|
|20. J Dueball vs G Sigurjonsson
|| ||1-0||41||1969||Raach Zonal||C16 French, Winawer|
|21. G Sigurjonsson vs A Dueckstein
|| ||½-½||33||1969||Raach Zonal||A04 Reti Opening|
|22. A Lahti vs G Sigurjonsson
|| ||½-½||119||1969||Raach Zonal||A04 Reti Opening|
|23. G Sigurjonsson vs B Jansson
|| ||1-0||41||1969||Raach Zonal||B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack|
|24. I Radulov vs G Sigurjonsson
|| ||½-½||47||1969||Raach Zonal||C15 French, Winawer|
|25. G Sigurjonsson vs Uhlmann
|| ||0-1||34||1969||Raach Zonal||C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line|
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|Sep-25-07|| ||Eastfrisian: As I know, he played a few years in the German Chess Bundesliga.|
|Sep-25-07|| ||BIDMONFA: Gudmundur Sigurjonsson|
|Sep-25-07|| ||IIIIIIIIII: He played an instrumental role in the backstage department of the '72 world championship match in Iceland.|
|Apr-06-12|| ||wordfunph: from Robert Byrne's book Great Chess Victories and Defeats..|
<When Migel Quinteros became ill and had to give up his place at the 1974-75 Hastings International Tournament, Gudmundur Sigurjonsson of Iceland filled in for him. He shared second prize and won the International Grandmaster title.>
|Sep-25-14|| ||waustad: Happy b'day! He may play locally still, but he hasn't played a FIDE rated game this century.|
|May-24-18|| ||adalthor23: The last games in this collection are played by a player with the same name, but much younger and with 500-600 elo points less ... http://chess-results.com/tnr143563....|
|May-29-18|| ||Tabanus: Namely Gudmundur Sigurjonsson.|
|Apr-18-19|| ||diagonal: GM Sigurjonsson: Winner on tie-break of the <V. Orense International Invitation Tournament in January 1976>.|
Twelve players in a round robin, among them three grandmasters, Pomar from the hosting nation, relatively young Timman, and the Icelandic triumphator Sigurjonsson, as well as, amongst others, two players you should maybe name on cg. only with the greatest possible caution, taking a deep breath before fully reading their corresponding sites, Raymond Dennis and Kenneth Saul :))
The tournament report in Spanish language by Rafael Santana, with a nice original picture of the winner: http://www.ajedrecito6.galeon.com/i...
<Orense> was a series, previous winner in 1975 was Larsen, the great Dane.
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