Carsten Held

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Fide Id1271741
DSB Id10079183
FederationGermany fed
FIDE Elo2018 
Highest 2102 (November 2012)
Live Rating2041 
Born 1971  (Age 45)
ClubSC Ladja Rossdorf
 Ranking: World #29125, Europe #23265, Germany #3773
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Reti (84%): A05 A04 A09 A04 A09 A09Sicilian defence (28%): B23 B75 B30 B37 B23 B32
Various openings (15%): A00Benoni defence (20%): A57 A56 A57 A58
Robatsch (20%): B06 B06 B06 B06
King's Indian, East Indian (12%): A48 A48
Queen's pawn (8%): A45 A45
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Quality of play:  76.66 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Carsten Held currently plays in:
8th Korbach Open Germany
since 2016.10.20
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Heusenstamm Sparkassen-Open A Heusenstamm, Germany2015.11.261980
7th Korbacher Open A Korbach, Germany2015.10.291990
Hessische Blitzschach Einzelmeisterschaft Langen, Germany2015.06.271760
18th Rhein-Main-Open Group A Bad Homburg, Germany2015.06.032020
Internationale Hasslocher Schachtage A-Turnier Hassloch, Germany2015.05.222060
9th Internationales Schachfestival Meister Wunsiedel, Germany2015.05.142130
10th Ried-Open Einhausen, Germany2015.04.301840
19th International Neckar Open A Deizisau, Germany2015.04.022140
6th Pfalz Open Neustadt A-Turnier Germany2015.02.172150
6th Pfalz Open A Neustadt, Germany2015.02.132160
34th Erfurter Schachfestival Meisterturnier Erfurt, Germany2014.12.262120
Heusenstammer Schloss-Open Heusenstamm, Germany2014.11.201690
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