Ben Van Geffen

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Fide Id1009370
FederationNetherlands fed
FIDE Elo2100
Highest Elo2181 (October 2004)
Born 1944  (Age 72)
 Ranking: World #19040, Europe #15234, Netherlands #651
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Chess games of Ben Van Geffen:    PGN Database (BenVanGeffen.pgn)  [172 games]

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Sicilian defence (44%): B41 B45 B56 B95 B43 B91Ruy Lopez (15%): C64 C77 C68 C60 C88 C78
Caro-Kann defence (10%): B18 B12 B15 B12 B12 B10Queen's pawn (11%): D02 A46 A46 A50 A40 A46
Ruy Lopez (8%): C91 C61 C70 C78 C81 C73Scotch game (8%): C45 C45 C45 C45
French defence (6%): C10 C17 C16 C02 C02 C02Various openings (7%): A00 A00 A00 A00
Scandinavian (5%): B01 B01 B01 B01Benoni defence (7%): A43 A65 A63 A43 A43 A66
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #33 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   96.15%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +2.707 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  73.29 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 4 Netherlands2015.12.122000
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 1-2 Netherlands2015.09.261990
11th Offene Hessische Senioren-EInzelmeisterschaft Bad Sooden Allendorf, Germany2015.05.091880
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 8-9 Netherlands2015.04.112060
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 6-7 Netherlands2015.03.072040
3rd World Senior Team Championship 5 + U6 Dresden, Germany2015.02.241980
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 5 Netherlands2015.02.072100
Tata Steel Chess Tournament - T3D Wijk Aan Zee, Netherlands2015.01.162020
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 4 Netherlands2014.12.132110
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 2-3 Netherlands2014.11.012080
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 1 Netherlands2014.09.272050
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 3C - Round 9 Netherlands2014.05.101460
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