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Manfred Kloss
Number of games in database: 11
Years covered: 1950 to 1959
Overall record: +1 -10 =0 (9.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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 page 1 of 1; 11 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E J Diemer vs M Kloss  1-0191950corrD00 Queen's Pawn Game
2. E J Diemer vs M Kloss 1-0201950corrD00 Queen's Pawn Game
3. E J Diemer vs M Kloss 1-0241950corrD00 Queen's Pawn Game
4. E J Diemer vs M Kloss 1-0241953corrD00 Queen's Pawn Game
5. E J Diemer vs M Kloss  1-0231953corrD00 Queen's Pawn Game
6. E J Diemer vs M Kloss  1-0471955Diemer - Kloss MatchD00 Queen's Pawn Game
7. E J Diemer vs M Kloss 1-0271955Diemer - Kloss MatchD00 Queen's Pawn Game
8. E J Diemer vs M Kloss 1-0221955Diemer - Kloss MatchD00 Queen's Pawn Game
9. E J Diemer vs M Kloss 1-0241955Diemer - Kloss MatchD00 Queen's Pawn Game
10. E J Diemer vs M Kloss  0-1171958MatchD00 Queen's Pawn Game
11. M Kloss vs E J Diemer 0-1171959corr West GermanyC40 King's Knight Opening
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  whiteshark: Look like he was Diemer's punching-ball !
+0 -10 =0
May-14-10  sneaky pete: Kloss Encounters of the Diemer Kind.
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  whiteshark: <Kloss Attack>:

1.d4 d5 2.e4 dxe4 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.f3 exf3 5.Nxf3 g6 6.Bc4 Bg7 7.0-0 0-0 8.Kh1

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This continuation was recommended by Manfred Kloss as a way to prepare Be3, reinforcing the d-pawn. The idea is that if Black attacks the Bishop with Ng4, White has the retreat to g1 at his disposal.

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  GrahamClayton: Kloss is attributed with suggesting the variation 1.e4 e5 2.♘f3 ♘c6 3.♗c4 ♘f6 4.♘g5 d5 5.ed5 ♘b4 in the Two Knight''s Defence in the mid-1950's:

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