Benjamin Vincent Hercules

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Fide Id14301938
FederationSouth Africa fed
FIDE Elo2157
Highest Elo2157 (September 2016)
Born 1991  (Age 25)
 Ranking: World #13422, Africa #228, South Africa #14
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Queen's gambit (24%): D37 D23 D10 D09 D31 D10Sicilian defence (37%): B20 B30 B23 B33 B23 B22
Queen's pawn (13%): A40 E00 A45 A46Queen's gambit (24%): D53 D15 D10 D45 D36 D11
Nimzo-Indian (9%): E20 E48 E41Queen's pawn (15%): A46 D02 A40 D02 D02 D02
King's Indian (9%): E73 E73 E77Reti (12%): A09 A07 A09 A06 A05 A04
Gruenfeld defence (7%): D97 D96 D99 D92 D97Old Benoni defence (5%): A43 A43 A44
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #52 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -0.877 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  74.91 (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
Gauteng Chess League Premier Section Johannesburg, South Africa2015.10.031270
4th FIDE Invitational Closed Tournament Port Elizabeth, South Africa2015.10.011930
UJ Round Robin Prestige B Johannesburg, South Africa2015.09.042080
Tsogo Sun Millionaire Satellite Chess Festival Johannesburg, South Africa2015.07.151500
Waterkloof Open Prestige Section Pretoria, South Africa2015.03.051940
Piet Robbertse Open Chess Tournament Pretoria, South Africa2015.01.291930
Chess Excellence Summer Cup Johannesburg, South Africa2014.11.221390
Capablanca Open IM Norm Section Pretoria, South Africa2014.04.252180
USSA Open Pretoria, South Africa2014.04.171840
Waterkloof Open Pretoria, South Africa2014.02.261980
Piet Robbertse Pretoria, South Africa2014.01.231510
Gauteng Closed Krugersdorp, South Africa2013.10.051940
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