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Thorsteinn Thorsteinsson
Number of games in database: 95
Years covered: 1972 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2271 (2215 rapid, 2114 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2327

Overall record: +27 -37 =31 (44.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (4) 
    E80 E92 E81
 Nimzo Indian (4) 
    E32 E43 E42 E21
 Sicilian (4) 
    B49 B89 B33 B53
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (6) 
    B76 B27 B22 B74 B39
 Queen's Gambit Declined (5) 
    D37 D35
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E23 E20 E46 E47 E33
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C99 C96 C74
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D63 D61
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T Thorsteinsson vs W Scholzen, 2010 1-0
   F Rehfeldt vs T Thorsteinsson, 2011 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Skopje Olympiad qual-4 (1972)
   Skopje Olympiad Final-B (1972)
   Reykjavik Open (2004)
   Reykjavik Open (2010)
   Reykjavik Open (2011)
   Reykjavik Open (2009)
   Reykjavik Open (2018)

   🏆 European Championship
   Felix Blohberger vs T Thorsteinsson (Aug-28-21) 1-0
   V Durarbayli vs T Thorsteinsson (Aug-26-21) 1-0
   T Thorsteinsson vs G Bucher (Mar-14-18) 1-0
   M Karlsson vs T Thorsteinsson (Mar-13-18) 1/2-1/2
   T Thorsteinsson vs H Carlsen (Mar-12-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born 1960) Iceland

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 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 105  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P W Stuart vs T Thorsteinsson  0-1381972Skopje Olympiad qual-4A22 English
2. Hecht vs T Thorsteinsson  1-0451972Skopje Olympiad qual-4A06 Reti Opening
3. C Escondrillas vs T Thorsteinsson  0-1371972Skopje Olympiad qual-4C74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
4. T Thorsteinsson vs J A Rubinetti  0-1751972Skopje Olympiad qual-4C95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
5. T Thorsteinsson vs N Skalkotas  ½-½221972Skopje Olympiad Final-BC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
6. P Tumurbator vs T Thorsteinsson  0-1291972Skopje Olympiad Final-BC53 Giuoco Piano
7. C Pesantes Carbajal vs T Thorsteinsson  0-1381972Skopje Olympiad Final-BE47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
8. T Thorsteinsson vs Floran Vila  1-0251972Skopje Olympiad Final-BB89 Sicilian
9. F van Seters vs T Thorsteinsson  1-0381972Skopje Olympiad Final-BE46 Nimzo-Indian
10. T Thorsteinsson vs E Cobo Arteaga  ½-½381972Skopje Olympiad Final-BB33 Sicilian
11. T Thorsteinsson vs P Biyiasas  0-1381972Skopje Olympiad Final-BC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
12. Ruben Rodriguez vs T Thorsteinsson 1-0391972Skopje Olympiad Final-BC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
13. Kraidman vs T Thorsteinsson  1-0511972Skopje Olympiad Final-BE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
14. S Mariotti vs T Thorsteinsson  ½-½141972Skopje Olympiad Final-BE23 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann
15. T Thorsteinsson vs K Roehrl  ½-½401972Skopje Olympiad Final-BB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
16. T Thorsteinsson vs L Christiansen  0-1391988Reykjavik opB49 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
17. M Wiedenkeller vs T Thorsteinsson  0-1351988SaltsjobadenD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
18. T Thorsteinsson vs L Christiansen  ½-½681988Reykjavik opE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
19. M Gurevich vs T Thorsteinsson  1-0591988Reykjavik opD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
20. T Thorsteinsson vs H Einarsson  1-0331988Reykjavik opB06 Robatsch
21. T Bjornsson vs T Thorsteinsson  0-1281988Reykjavik opD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
22. T Sorensen vs T Thorsteinsson  1-0611988Reykjavik opD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
23. T Thorsteinsson vs S Briem  0-1411988Reykjavik opD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. B Hjartarson vs T Thorsteinsson  ½-½421988Reykjavik opB74 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
25. T Thorsteinsson vs O Kristinsson  0-1351988Reykjavik opD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
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Jun-26-09  1. h4: Same as Thorsteinn Thorsteinsson...?
Aug-16-17  BIDMONFA: Thorsteinn Thorsteinsson


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