Jan Den Besten

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Fide Id1000322
FederationNetherlands fed
FIDE Elo1887
Highest Elo2420 (January 1971)
Born 1952  (Age 64)
 Ranking: World #48717, Europe #38555, Netherlands #1635
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Reti (33%): A05 A04 A08Queen's pawn (30%): E10 A41 A45
Caro-Kann defence (16%): B12 B10Pirc defence (23%): B07 B07 B07
Scotch game (8%): C45Scandinavian (15%): B01 B01
French defence (8%): C02English (15%): A12 A18
King's Indian, East Indian (8%): A48Sicilian defence (15%): B33 B24
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #25 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -3.643 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 3D - Round 9 Netherlands2014.05.101620
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 3C - Round 6 Netherlands2014.03.081430
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 3C - Round 3 Netherlands2013.12.071470
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 3C - Round 2 Netherlands2013.11.021380
Dutch Team Competition 12-13 - 3C - Round 7 Netherlands2013.03.091680
Dutch Team Competition 12-13 - 3C - Round 6 Netherlands2013.02.161530
Dutch Team Competition 12-13 - 3C - Round 1 Netherlands2012.09.151670
Dutch Team Competition - 3A - Round 5-6 Netherlands2012.01.071380
Dutch Team Competition - 2B - Round 9 Netherlands2011.05.141730
Dutch Open - Reservegroup A Dieren, Netherlands2010.07.271900
Dutch Open - Reserve A Dieren, Netherlands2009.07.211840
17th NATO Championship Crowthorne, England2006.08.211990


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