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Egon Varnusz
Number of games in database: 26
Years covered: 1958 to 1987
Last FIDE rating: 2345
Overall record: +7 -10 =9 (44.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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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.

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

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 26  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Varnusz vs Lengyel  1-0571958HUN-ch 14thD33 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
2. G Kluger vs E Varnusz  1-0361958HUN-ch 13thD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
3. E Varnusz vs G Kluger  0-1411958HUN-ch 14thE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
4. E Varnusz vs Szabo  1-0351961HUN-ch 16thC44 King's Pawn Game
5. Lengyel vs E Varnusz  ½-½361961HUN-ch 16thA04 Reti Opening
6. P Dely vs E Varnusz 1-0301961Hungarian ChB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
7. E Orendy vs E Varnusz  ½-½441961HUN-ch 16thA04 Reti Opening
8. E Varnusz vs G Kluger ½-½211961HUN-ch 16thC44 King's Pawn Game
9. E Varnusz vs Portisch  0-1501963HUN-ch 18thB42 Sicilian, Kan
10. E Varnusz vs Lengyel  0-1391963HUN-ch 18thD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
11. F Koberl vs E Varnusz  ½-½261963HUN-ch 18thA30 English, Symmetrical
12. G Kluger vs E Varnusz  1-0451963HUN-ch 18thE12 Queen's Indian
13. E Varnusz vs T Besztercsenyi  ½-½801964BudapestC44 King's Pawn Game
14. E Varnusz vs I Farago  0-1421965HUN-ch 21thA07 King's Indian Attack
15. E Varnusz vs Lengyel  ½-½191965HUN-ch 21thA07 King's Indian Attack
16. G Kluger vs E Varnusz  1-0461965HUN-ch 21stE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
17. E Varnusz vs Portisch  ½-½191965HUN-ch 21stB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
18. E Varnusz vs G Kluger  ½-½631966HUN-chA14 English
19. E Varnusz vs Adorjan  1-0281966HUN-chE60 King's Indian Defense
20. E Varnusz vs G Kluger  ½-½481967Budapest Bajnogsag 8thD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
21. K Honfi vs E Varnusz  1-0441973Budapest 6thB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
22. G Kluger vs E Varnusz  1-0411973Budapest 6thD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
23. Meduna vs E Varnusz 0-1251978HungaryA14 English
24. E Varnusz vs J Pogats 1-0251979MagyarorszagB40 Sicilian
25. E Varnusz vs S Farago  1-0211986BudapestA43 Old Benoni
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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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