Ben Poelstra

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Fide Id1018604
FederationNetherlands fed
FIDE Elo1993
Highest Elo2148 (September 2010)
Born 1951  (Age 65)
 Ranking: World #32549, Europe #25996, Netherlands #1173
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Sicilian defence (50%): B22 B79Petrov's defence (43%): C42 C42 C42 C42 C42
Scotch game (21%): C45 C45Queen's pawn (12%): A46 A45
French defence (14%): C02Vienna game (12%): C29 C28
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B14Queen's Indian (6%): E12
Pirc defence (7%): B07Reti (6%): A05
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #32 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   95.83%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +4.973 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  Not available Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Dutch Team Competition - 3A - Round 4 Netherlands2015.12.121400
Dutch Team Competition - 3A - Round 3 Netherlands2015.11.071500
Dutch Team Competition - 3A - Round 1-2 Netherlands2015.09.261360
Championnat de Paris Ile-de-France - Open A 1800 - 2300 Paris, France2015.07.042010
Dutch Team Competition - 2A - Round 8-9 Netherlands2015.04.111920
Dutch Team Competition - 2A - Round 6-7 Netherlands2015.03.071770
Dutch Team Competition - 2A - Round 5 Netherlands2015.02.071990
Tata Steel Chess Tournament - D3J Wijk Aan Zee, Netherlands2015.01.121990
Dutch Team Competition - 2A - Round 4 Netherlands2014.12.131890
Dutch Team Competition - 2A - Round 2-3 Netherlands2014.11.011800
Dutch Team Competition - 2A - Round 1 Netherlands2014.09.271770
Championnat de Paris le-de-France - Open A de 1800 2300 Paris, France2014.07.051980
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