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Borge Andersen
Number of games in database: 154
Years covered: 1954 to 1974

Overall record: +53 -61 =40 (47.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (18) 
    E80 E75 E88 E81 E73
 English (12) 
    A15 A10 A13 A14 A19
 King's Indian Attack (4) 
 Uncommon Opening (4) 
 Nimzo Indian (4) 
    E38 E41 E30 E39
 Sicilian (4) 
    B25 B36 B64 B32
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B40 B56 B63 B21 B95
 King's Indian (13) 
    E76 E81 E69 E60 E75
 Nimzo Indian (13) 
    E43 E45 E39 E21 E46
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    D01 A40 A41 D02
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Larsen vs B Andersen, 1960 0-1
   Larsen vs B Andersen, 1960 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Tel Aviv Olympiad qual-7 (1964)
   Danish Championship (1965)
   Havana Olympiad qual-4 (1966)
   Nimzowitsch Memorial (1960)
   Buesum (1968)
   Nice Olympiad qual-2 (1974)
   Munich Olympiad qual-1 (1958)
   Dresden (1956)
   Copenhagen (1965)
   Amsterdam Olympiad qual-3 (1954)
   Tel Aviv Olympiad Final-B (1964)
   Amsterdam Olympiad Final-B (1954)
   Munich Olympiad Final-B (1958)
   Havana Olympiad Final-A (1966)

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(born Mar-19-1934, died Feb-08-1993, 58 years old) Denmark

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Børge Andersen was awarded the IM title in 1964.From the mid-1950s to the mid-1970s, Børge Andersen was one of the leading Danish chess players. He participated many times in the finals of Danish Chess Championships, four times (1958, 1967, 1968, 1973) winning gold and six times (1959, 1961, 1962, 1965, 1966, 1975) - silver medals.

Børge played for Denmark in five Chess Olympiads:

In 1954, at second reserve board in the 11th Chess Olympiad in Amsterdam (+6, =2, -5), In 1958, at second board in the 13th Chess Olympiad in Munich (+6, =2, -6), In 1964, at first board in the 16th Chess Olympiad in Tel Aviv (+9, =4, -2), In 1966, at third board in the 17th Chess Olympiad in Havana (+6, =4, -5), In 1974, at first board in the 21st Chess Olympiad in Nice (+3, =7, -5).

Børge Andersen played for Denmark in the European Team Chess Championship preliminaries; In 1970, at first board in the 4th European Team Chess Championship preliminaries (+1, =1, -1).In 1973, at reserve board in the 5th European Team Chess Championship preliminaries (+1, =2, -0).

Andersen participated in several international tournaments, including in Dresden (1956), Copenhagen (1960, memorial of Aron Nimzowitsch, and 1965), Krems an der Donau (1967), Büsum (1968), Nordic Chess Championship (1973) and Gstaad (1973), but not achieving significant successes. In 1964, he was awarded the FIDE International Master (IM) title. In 1975, Børge Andersen finished his chess career.

Wikipedia article: Børge Andersen (chess player)

Last updated: 2022-03-19 17:57:11

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 155  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Goode vs B Andersen  0-1461954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-3E69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
2. B Andersen vs V Bergraser  1-0351954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-3D50 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. I Aloni vs B Andersen  1-0421954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-3E81 King's Indian, Samisch
4. B Andersen vs A Fuderer 0-1331954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-3E39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
5. E Weichselbaumer vs B Andersen  1-0271954Amsterdam Olympiad qual-3E76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
6. B Andersen vs Lokvenc  0-1351954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
7. E Walther vs B Andersen  0-1291954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BB56 Sicilian
8. B Andersen vs J Jerolim  1-0301954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BB32 Sicilian
9. C Rivera vs B Andersen  1-0711954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE41 Nimzo-Indian
10. B Andersen vs S Burstein  ½-½241954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE81 King's Indian, Samisch
11. E Weichselbaumer vs B Andersen  0-1461954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
12. B Andersen vs U Cala  ½-½411954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
13. B Andersen vs G P Thibaut  1-0401954Amsterdam Olympiad Final-BD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
14. Kholmov vs B Andersen  1-0311956DresdenE80 King's Indian, Samisch Variation
15. J Sefc vs B Andersen  1-0211956DresdenB95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
16. B Andersen vs S Dittmann  ½-½341956DresdenC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
17. Uhlmann vs B Andersen  1-0361956DresdenE79 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack, Main line
18. B Andersen vs M Trajkovic  0-1721956DresdenE86 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.Nge2 c6
19. I Bilek vs B Andersen 1-0281956DresdenB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
20. B Andersen vs O Sterner  ½-½331956DresdenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. Pachman vs B Andersen  ½-½401956DresdenE87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
22. Sliwa vs B Andersen  0-1521956DresdenE86 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox, 7.Nge2 c6
23. Averbakh vs B Andersen 1-0301956DresdenE75 King's Indian, Averbakh, Main line
24. B Andersen vs N Padevsky  ½-½531956DresdenA07 King's Indian Attack
25. B Andersen vs S Muehlberg  0-1301956DresdenA57 Benko Gambit
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 155  PGN Download
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Jan-20-04  sexy: any one want to paly me cuz ill bet them with my hands tied behind my back
Feb-07-04  joshking: good
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  Benzol: Borge Andersen
Born 19th March 1934
Awarded the IM title in 1964
He was Danish Champion 1958, 1967, 1968 and 1973.
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  keypusher: There are games attributed to Ulf Andersson against Petrosian and Botvinnik that should be on this page, I understand.
Mar-19-08  waustad: I think some have already been changed. After some of the beating he took in the kibitzing yesterday it is good to see something more positive.
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  whiteshark: Player of the day

Surprise: He is living in Utah:

Mar-19-08  brankat: <whiteshark> I assume You know why some men prefer to live in Utah :-)

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  whiteshark: <brankat> LOL, now that you mention it particularly.

You get ♕♕ if your ♙ reaches the 8th rank!

Mar-19-09  brankat: Yet another year gone by! Thanks <whiteshark> for the Prize! Haven't even been aware of it until now :-)

Happy Birthday Mr.Andersen!

Mar-19-09  Open Defence: resistance was not futile
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  Penguincw: Wow.He beat Larsen with black.
Mar-19-11  BLarsen1967: Borge Andersen won his first Danish Champ. in 1958,he scored 8 out of 11,half a point ahead of Harald Enevoldsen B.A beat H.E. and that game proved decisive (but it's worth mentioning that Bent Larsen did not participate,he did in 1959)

[Event "DM"]
[Site "Herning"]
[Date "1958.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Andersen, Borge"]
[Black "Enevoldsen, Harald"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B08"]
[Opening "Pirc"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. e5 Nd5 4. Nc3 e6 5. Nxd5 exd5 6. d4 d6 7. Be2 Nc6 8. exd6 Bxd6 9. O-O O-O 10. Be3 c4 11. b3 b5 12. a4 cxb3 13. axb5 bxc2 14. Qxc2 Ne7 15. Bd3 g6 16. Bh6 Re8 17. Bg5 Kg7 18. Ne5 f6 19. Bh6+ Kg8 20. Nxg6 hxg6 21. Bxg6 Kh8 22. Bxe8 Qxe8 23. Qd2 Qxb5 24. Bf8 Kg8 25. Bxe7 Bxe7 26. Rfe1 Bf8 27. Qf4 Kf7 28. Qf3 Qd7 29. Re5 Bb7 30. Rae1 Rc8 31. Qh5+ Kg8 32. R5e3 Qf7 33. Qf5 Rd8 34. Qg4+ Qg7 35. Qe6+ Qf7 36. Rg3+ Bg7 37. Qxf7+ Kxf7 38. Rxg7+ Kxg7 39. Re7+ Kg6 40. Rxb7 Ra8 41. Rb4 a5 42. Ra4 Kf5 43. f3 Ke6 44. Kf2 Kd6 45. g4 Kc6 46. h4 Kb5 47. Ra1 Kc4 48. Ke3 Kb3 49. h5 Kb2 50. Rh1 a4 51. h6 a3 52. f4 a2 53. g5 Ra3+ 54. Kf2 Rh3 55. Rxh3 a1=Q 56. h7 Qc1 57. h8=Q Qxf4+ 58. Rf3 Qxd4+ 59. Kg2 Qg4+ 60. Rg3 Qe2+ 61. Kh1 1-0

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  Domdaniel: That's a Nimzowitsch Sicilian [B29]. Did <Danmarks Skaklaerer> teach you nothing?
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  Tabanus: Polugaevsky vs Andersen, 1957 is him, and so is Andersen vs Hort, 1967 and Ulf Andersson vs Andersen, 1967. I've asked the games transferred here.
Mar-19-16  TheFocus: "We are the Borge. Resistance is futile. We will checkmate you."

Happy birthday, Borge Andersen.

Sep-04-21  Volcanus:

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