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Egon Varnusz
E Varnusz 

Number of games in database: 100
Years covered: 1958 to 1987
Last FIDE rating: 2345
Overall record: +26 -35 =39 (45.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Reti System (5) 
 King's Indian (5) 
    E60 E69 E81 E62 E63
 Sicilian (5) 
    B40 B22 B42
 King's Indian Attack (5) 
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (10) 
    B44 B47 B29 B84 B40
 Caro-Kann (7) 
    B14 B13 B11 B10
 Slav (5) 
    D11 D14 D18
 Queen's Indian (5) 
    E14 E15 E19 E12
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   E Varnusz vs J Pogats, 1979 1-0
   E Meduna vs E Varnusz, 1978 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Hungarian Championship (1966)
   Budapest Championship (1967)
   Elekes Memorial-B (1981)
   14th Hungarian Championship (1958)
   Hungarian Championship (1963)

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(born Nov-15-1933, died Jun-26-2008, 74 years old) Hungary

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FIDE Master Egon Varnusz was born in Budapest. He was best known as a chess writer.

Wikipedia article: Egon Varnusz

Last updated: 2019-01-14 11:34:32

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 100  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. G Kluger vs E Varnusz  1-0361958HUN-ch 13thD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
2. P Dely vs E Varnusz  1-050195814th Hungarian ChampionshipB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
3. Barcza vs E Varnusz  1-044195814th Hungarian ChampionshipA14 English
4. E Varnusz vs I Bilek  ½-½40195814th Hungarian ChampionshipA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
5. E Haag vs E Varnusz  1-020195814th Hungarian ChampionshipC45 Scotch Game
6. E Varnusz vs Lengyel  1-057195814th Hungarian ChampionshipD33 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
7. T Filep vs E Varnusz  1-046195814th Hungarian ChampionshipE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
8. E Varnusz vs R Sallay  ½-½61195814th Hungarian ChampionshipE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
9. E Varnusz vs Portisch  0-141195814th Hungarian ChampionshipE31 Nimzo-Indian, Leningrad, Main line
10. Szabo vs E Varnusz  1-033195814th Hungarian ChampionshipE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
11. T Florian vs E Varnusz  1-040195814th Hungarian ChampionshipD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
12. J Pogats vs E Varnusz  ½-½41195814th Hungarian ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
13. E Varnusz vs L Barczay  1-042195814th Hungarian ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
14. E Varnusz vs B Sandor  1-061195814th Hungarian ChampionshipB07 Pirc
15. K Honfi vs E Varnusz  1-041195814th Hungarian ChampionshipE04 Catalan, Open, 5.Nf3
16. E Varnusz vs G Kluger  0-141195814th Hungarian ChampionshipE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
17. E Varnusz vs J Flesch  1-029195814th Hungarian ChampionshipD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
18. Forintos vs E Varnusz  ½-½73195814th Hungarian ChampionshipD77 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O
19. E Orendy vs E Varnusz  ½-½441961HUN-ch 16thA04 Reti Opening
20. P Dely vs E Varnusz 1-0301961Hungarian ChB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
21. Lengyel vs E Varnusz  ½-½361961HUN-ch 16thA04 Reti Opening
22. E Varnusz vs Szabo  1-0351961HUN-ch 16thC44 King's Pawn Game
23. E Varnusz vs G Kluger ½-½211961HUN-ch 16thC44 King's Pawn Game
24. L Navarovszky vs E Varnusz  ½-½281963Hungarian ChampionshipD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
25. E Varnusz vs Z Kovacs  ½-½261963Hungarian ChampionshipE55 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System, Bronstein Variation
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 100  PGN Download
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  WannaBe: Happy Birthday to you! =)
Aug-21-08  myschkin: . . .

Ni hao <WannaBe>

Did you know that Varnusz is best known as a chess writer, and has published 15 titles, in both German and English so far !?

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  WannaBe: <myschkin> didn't know that you spoke Chinese! =)
Aug-21-08  myschkin: . . .

Wo bu zhi dao!


[in English: see you later alligator^^]

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  WannaBe: Happy Birthday!!
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  WannaBe: Happy Birthday, Egon!
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  WannaBe: Happy Birthday, Egon.
Mar-03-12  wordfunph: authored the books..

+ Paul Keres' Best Games Volume 1

+ Play the Caro-Kann

+ Play Anti-Indian Systems

Mar-03-12  wordfunph: rest in peace master Varnusz..
Nov-15-18  Nosnibor: <wordfunph> He also authored 1n 1979 Portisch`s Selected Games.An excellent well written book for which I purchased shortly after publication by Batsford.

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