Number of games in database: 486
Years covered: 1981 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2471 (2499 rapid, 2517 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2551
Overall record: +146 -93 =244 (55.5%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
L Schandorff vs R E Andersen, 2012 1-0
H Danielsen vs L Schandorff, 2001 0-1
L Schandorff vs T Willemze, 2016 1-0
P Moulin vs L Schandorff, 1982 0-1
M Packalen vs L Schandorff, 1998 0-1
V Gashimov vs L Schandorff, 2007 1/2-1/2
D Andersen vs L Schandorff, 2012 0-1
L Schandorff vs M Willsch, 2004 1-0
L Schandorff vs K Arakhamia-Grant, 2012 1-0
L Rasmussen vs L Schandorff, 2014 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Nordic Championship (2001)
Bled Olympiad (2002)
Bundesliga 2005/06 (2005)
Politiken Cup (2014)
Politiken Cup (2009)
Politiken Cup (2012)
Politiken Cup (2013)
Politiken Cup (2015)
Politiken Cup (2007)
Thessaloniki Olympiad (1988)
European Championship (2003)
Istanbul Olympiad (2000)
European Club Cup (2005)
European Club Cup (2006)
Istanbul Olympiad (2012)
L Schandorff vs A S Rasmussen (Oct-18-21) 0-1
L Schandorff vs J B Bjerre (Sep-06-20) 0-1
M Neugebauer vs L Schandorff (Nov-01-19) 0-1
V Zarubitski vs L Schandorff (Oct-28-19) 1-0
L Schandorff vs B Arvola Notkevich (Oct-27-19) 1/2-1/2
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(born Apr-20-1965, 57 years old) Denmark
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Lars Schandorff began playing chess at age 11. He achieved the Grandmaster title in 1995, but had distinguished himself as one of Denmark's top representatives in international play long before that. He was joint seventh in the World Junior Championship in 1982 and won first place at Copenhagen 1991. He has played six Olympiads and participated in the Danish Championship nineteen times, winning the title in 1988.
Schandorff is also a Developmental Instructor (2014) and a FIDE Senior Trainer (2018).
| page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 535
|1. L Schandorff vs W N Watson
|| ||½-½||8||1981||Haderslev||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|2. M Kremer vs L Schandorff
||1-0||27||1982||DEN-ch int U18||B53 Sicilian|
|3. L Schandorff vs M Bosboom
|| ||0-1||40||1982||EU-ch U20||C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense|
|4. M Condie vs L Schandorff
|| ||½-½||80||1982||World Junior Championship||B62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer|
|5. Nijboer vs L Schandorff
|| ||0-1||64||1982||World Junior Championship||A10 English|
|6. L Schandorff vs C A Martinez
|| ||1-0||27||1982||World Junior Championship||C05 French, Tarrasch|
|7. L Schandorff vs Winants
|| ||1-0||42||1982||World Junior Championship||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|8. N Murshed vs L Schandorff
||1-0||35||1982||World Junior Championship||A36 English|
|9. D Barbulescu vs L Schandorff
|| ||0-1||38||1982||World Junior Championship||B40 Sicilian|
|10. L Schandorff vs I Stohl
|| ||½-½||31||1982||World Junior Championship||B07 Pirc|
|11. L Schandorff vs I Morovic Fernandez
|| ||1-0||47||1982||World Junior Championship||B44 Sicilian|
|12. L Schandorff vs N Sulava
|| ||½-½||59||1982||World Junior Championship||B45 Sicilian, Taimanov|
|13. L Schandorff vs Benjamin
|| ||0-1||40||1982||World Junior Championship||B44 Sicilian|
|14. J Norgaard vs L Schandorff
|| ||½-½||60||1982||World Junior Championship||B89 Sicilian|
|15. E Arlandi vs L Schandorff
|| ||½-½||35||1982||World Junior Championship||E90 King's Indian|
|16. L Schandorff vs A Greenfeld
|| ||½-½||53||1982||World Junior Championship||B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack|
|17. P Moulin vs L Schandorff
||0-1||30||1982||EU-ch U20||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|18. L Schandorff vs Salov
|| ||½-½||35||1983||EU-ch U20||E11 Bogo-Indian Defense|
|19. L Schandorff vs J Sarfati
|| ||½-½||33||1983||World Junior Championship||B10 Caro-Kann|
|20. B Moran Nuque vs L Schandorff
|| ||½-½||36||1983||World Junior Championship||D97 Grunfeld, Russian|
|21. L Schandorff vs M Jachym
|| ||1-0||59||1983||World Junior Championship||A21 English|
|22. I Stohl vs L Schandorff
|| ||1-0||29||1983||World Junior Championship||A16 English|
|23. E J Gausel vs L Schandorff
|| ||½-½||30||1983||World Junior Championship||A04 Reti Opening|
|24. L Schandorff vs J Magem Badals
|| ||1-0||48||1983||World Junior Championship||E63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation|
|25. N Doghri vs L Schandorff
|| ||½-½||34||1983||World Junior Championship||B54 Sicilian|
| page 1 of 22; games 1-25 of 535
|May-19-04|| ||Poulsen: Danish GM, former danish Ch, has a pretty solid playing style, making him rather difficult to beat. However, he's isn't playing much - which sometimes makes him vulnerable to well prepared opponents. Plays primarily teamchess - has done well in the german Bundesliga for serveral years. He's born in 1965 - and still able to stay in top 10 of danish chessplayers. Typical win: first he's put under some pressure, then he turns the table J Gdanski vs L Schandorff, 2001 |
|Apr-20-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Lars Schandorff|
|Apr-20-06|| ||sagahelten: Tillykke med fødselsdagen, Lars!|
|Apr-20-06|| ||AlexandraThess: The name is Hungarian...|
|Apr-20-08|| ||Open Defence: <achieve> congrats! :)|
|Apr-20-08|| ||brankat: Happy Birthday Lars!|
|Apr-20-10|| ||wordfunph: Happy 45th Birthday Lars!|
|Apr-20-11|| ||DarthStapler: 420 Birthday, he must smoke weed a lot|
|Dec-26-11|| ||GrahamClayton: Author of "Playing the Queen's Gambit:
A Grandmaster Guide" in 2009 and "The Caro-Kann" in 2010.
|Jan-02-12|| ||acmilan03c1: Lars Schandorff Madsen is the full name:
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lars_S... and also http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skakkl...
|Aug-04-12|| ||wordfunph: another book by GM Schandorff --- Playing 1.d4, The Queen's Gambit|
|Aug-04-12|| ||SimonWebbsTiger: @<wordfunph>
not quite a new book. It is the second edition of "playing the Queen's Gambit".
I saw Lars the other day and asked him what changes there are. One is "It's up to date" (LS). It's the same repertoire he suggested in the first edition.
|Aug-30-12|| ||brankat: Good morning Mr.Lars Schandorf!|
|Jan-17-13|| ||Rravshan: <Poulsen> the game you mensioned is very nice, i should analyze it.|
|Jan-17-13|| ||Abdel Irada: <DarthStapler: 420 Birthday, he must smoke weed a lot>|
Unfortunately, this also means he shares a birthday with Adolf Hitler — a buzzkill if ever there was one.
|Apr-20-13|| ||Everett: He promotes, roughly, Botvinnik's queen's gambit approach in his book. Systematic and interesting.|
|Apr-20-13|| ||TheTamale: Oh, Schanandorff, I long to hear you
Away, you rollin' river...
|Mar-21-15|| ||Karposian: Schandorff is a very solid player with a defensive, positional playing style. Good endgame player also.|
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