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avenant69
Member since Mar-05-06 · Last seen May-24-16
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   avenant69 has kibitzed 18 times to chessgames   [more...]
   May-22-16 E Gudmundsson vs I Stohl, 1984 (replies)
 
avenant69: This game was played by Elvar Gudmundsson (player and game already in database), and the venue was Oakham (England)
 
   Apr-19-16 Carlsen vs Harikrishna, 2016 (replies)
 
avenant69: White had an even earlier kill, after 34...a4 with: 35. Qxd8+ Rxd8 36. Re8+ RxR 37. RxR+ Qf8 38. Bh7+ Kxh7 39. Rxf8
 
   Sep-20-15 de Firmian vs G Sigurjonsson, 1984 (replies)
 
avenant69: GM Gudmundur Sigurjonsson played his last competitive tournament in late 1987. Since then, he has played on and off in local competitions, and for instance, he drew with black against Sokolov in one of those about 10 years ago. (source: Helgi Olafsson) The games in the database ...
 
   Apr-20-15 Reykjavik Open (2015)
 
avenant69: The player in this tournament called Gudmundur Sigurjonsson is not the well known GM, but a much younger namsake, born in 1967. The older player stopped tournament play at least 10 years ago.
 
   Mar-03-15 K Funck vs B Halldorsson, 1971 (replies)
 
avenant69: This game was played in the Nordic Countries Championship (Reykjavik, August 1971), category A. Masters. White is Kaj Funck (Finland) - black Bragi Halldorsson (Iceland), who is already in the database. B. Halldorsson also won the overall Blitz tournement.
 
   Sep-12-14 A Gudmundsson vs Fischer, 1960 (replies)
 
avenant69: Shortly before his death (on 4 Aug 2014), Gudmundsson confided in someone that he believed that 16.Qd1 would have been the best move. (Source: obituary on 10 Sept.14 in mbl.is)
 
   Aug-27-14 Arinbjorn Gudmundsson (replies)
 
avenant69: Born in Iceland on 22 May 1932, emigrating to australia in 1970, Arinbj÷rn Gu­mundsson passed away there about a month ago (exact date is not given), source mbl.is
 
   Jan-21-13 F Steinthorsson vs S Fridthjofsdottir, 2012
 
avenant69: If it makes things any easier for you: both players are Icelandic, and their last names are patronymics, i.e. their father's first name, with either "son" or "daughter, dˇttir" added to it. Family names exist but they are rare. Russian has both patronymics and family names, a ...
 
   May-08-12 Haukur Angantysson (replies)
 
avenant69: Haukur Angantysson died on May 4th 2012.
 
   Feb-08-12 G Gislason vs Korchnoi, 2012
 
avenant69: 44.g4 Misses a magnificent "Novotny-theme": 45.Rh8+ Ke7 46.Rb8! Rc7 47.c6! the focal point of the position. Black must play 48....Bxc6, dropping the Knight (analysis by GM H.Olafsson)
 
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