Number of games in database: 65
Years covered: 1974 to 2011
Last FIDE rating: 2355
Highest rating achieved in database: 2393
Overall record: +24 -17 =24 (55.4%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
B Tiller vs A Kuligowski, 1983 1-0
B Tiller vs L Lovik, 2009 1-0
G B Kristinsson vs B Tiller, 2011 0-1
T Heiberg vs B Tiller, 1980 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Arctic Chess Challenge (2009)
Haifa Olympiad (Men) (1976)
Reykjavik Open (2011)
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(born Jan-16-1959, 61 years old) Norway
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|Bjørn Tiller, born in Oslo, was awarded the IM title in 1982. He won the Norwegian Championship in 1983.|
| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 65
|1. B Tiller vs R Pye
|| ||0-1||62||1974||EU-ch U20 qual||B89 Sicilian|
|2. B Tiller vs R Pye
|| ||0-1||76||1974||EU-ch U20 fin-C||C70 Ruy Lopez|
|3. B Tiller vs F J Sanz Alonso
|| ||1-0||32||1976||Haifa Olympiad (Men)||C60 Ruy Lopez|
|4. B Tiller vs J Padilla Liceaga
|| ||½-½||45||1976||Haifa Olympiad (Men)||B28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation|
|5. F Kuijpers vs B Tiller
|| ||1-0||35||1976||Haifa Olympiad (Men)||C19 French, Winawer, Advance|
|6. B Tiller vs I Saren
|| ||½-½||50||1976||Haifa Olympiad (Men)||C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation|
|7. W Wittmann vs B Tiller
|| ||½-½||41||1976||Haifa Olympiad (Men)||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|8. G Garcia vs B Tiller
|| ||0-1||43||1976||Haifa Olympiad (Men)||C19 French, Winawer, Advance|
|9. B Tiller vs B Viglundsson
|| ||½-½||61||1976||Haifa Olympiad (Men)||B40 Sicilian|
|10. B Tiller vs K Mokry
|| ||0-1||56||1977||EU-ch 7778 U20||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|11. Dolmatov vs B Tiller
|| ||0-1||52||1977||EU-ch 7778 U20||C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line|
|12. Plaskett vs B Tiller
|| ||1-0||31||1978||EU-ch U20 7879||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|13. B Tiller vs Dolmatov
|| ||½-½||42||1978||EU-ch U20 7879||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|14. Kolbak vs B Tiller
|| ||0-1||45||1978||Norway v Denmark match||A03 Bird's Opening|
|15. B Tiller vs Plaskett
|| ||½-½||18||1978||Wch U20||B22 Sicilian, Alapin|
|16. B Tiller vs K Mokry
|| ||½-½||15||1978||Wch U20||E65 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav, 7.O-O|
|17. J Donaldson vs B Tiller
|| ||1-0||40||1980||Gausdal Int||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|18. T Heiberg vs B Tiller
|| ||0-1||22||1980||NOR-ch||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|19. R Hoen vs B Tiller
||½-½||41||1980||NOR-ch||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|20. Y Gruenfeld vs B Tiller
|| ||1-0||62||1982||Randers zt-A||C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line|
|21. B Tiller vs D B Gurevich
|| ||1-0||69||1982||Gausdal Int||A30 English, Symmetrical|
|22. Murey vs B Tiller
|| ||1-0||31||1982||Randers Zonal Final||C17 French, Winawer, Advance|
|23. B Tiller vs A Kuligowski
||1-0||45||1983||Poutiainen mem||A31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation|
|24. V Tukmakov vs B Tiller
|| ||½-½||31||1983||Poutiainen mem||D17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|25. B Tiller vs E Vladimirov
|| ||0-1||34||1987||EU-Cup||D29 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 65
|Jan-16-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Bjorn Tiller|
|Aug-10-08|| ||whiteshark: Bjørn Tiller was Born in Oslo in 1959 and his subject is philosophy. He is a member of Oslo Schakselskap, the largest chess club in Norway, and had a long break without competitive tournament chess in his chess carrier. |
His primetime at the chess board was the early 80s when he was playing 1.board for Norway in the chess Olympics in Valletta in Malta 1980 with a strong 75% score over 8 games. He also participated in the Olympics in 1976. In 1982 he was awarded the International Master title (IM) and the same year he lost a tiebreak match with the young Simen Agdestein after shared victory at the Norwegian Championship. In 1983 it was time for Tiller, he then won his one and only Norwegian Championship. Tiller is an excellent blitz player known from his club in Oslo as a real shark. He qualified to Glitnir Blitz Norway 2007, a super strong blitz-tournament with Carlsen and Grischuk, by winning quite a strong field in the qualifications in Oslo.
Internationally Bjørn Tiller is probably best known in Great Britain where he plays for Wood Green 2 in the Four Nations Chess League (4NCL). He is also a frequent guest at the International open tournament in Davos, Switzerland, where he got two second places from the years 2003 and 2006.
Tiller is a typical positional player - playing in the spirit of the hyper-modernism with at least one fianchetto bishop. Anyway, he often opens his games with 1.e4, but typically he then chooses the closed Sicilian. Tiller has also quite a few ideas of his own already in the opening play.
Source: http://www.arcticchess.org/ --> 2008 --> Profiles
|Jul-20-09|| ||BoardLord: Im the author of the above mentioned profile, and since Tiller comes back to ACC now in 2009 you can find the same portrait with a nice combination at my blog:|
Check it out!
Best regards Sven Wisløff Nilssen
|Jul-20-09|| ||Dredge Rivers: Was Bjorn again!|
|Jul-09-13|| ||epistle: A Natural Bjorn Tiller.|
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