Francois Oberholzer

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Fide Id14302250
TitleFIDE Master
FederationSouth Africa fed
FIDE Elo2034
Highest Elo2061 (December 2015)
Born 1995  (Age 21)
 Ranking: World #26963, Africa #604, South Africa #35
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Sicilian defence (29%): B22 B20 B22 B30 B90 B40Sicilian defence (45%): B26 B23 B28 B28 B33 B23
Ruy Lopez (24%): C65 C60 C77 C64 C63 C78Queen's pawn (18%): A46 A45 A45 D00 A46
French defence (11%): C10 C12 C10 C15 C14Benoni defence (18%): A57 A57 A56 A57 A58 A57
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B15 B17 B19Reti (6%): A05 A04
Queen's gambit (5%): D10 D43English (6%): A15 A30 A16
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #41 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +3.773 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  78.42 (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
11th Stage Cup of Russia - Chigor Memorial Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.10.032130
Gauteng Chess League Premier Section Johannesburg, South Africa2015.10.031270
UJ Round Robin Prestige B Johannesburg, South Africa2015.09.042080
Tsogo Sun Millionaire Satellite Chess Festival Johannesburg, South Africa2015.07.151500
South African Open Chess Championships Cape Town, South Africa2015.07.031580
Commonwealth Chess Championship New Delhi, India2015.06.221940
Orion Group Open Chess Festival Prestige Section Johannesburg, South Africa2015.04.251730
SA Junior Closed Chess Championship Under 18/20 Open Pretoria, South Africa2015.04.041110
Durban Open GM Norm Tournament Durban, South Africa2014.09.201450
South African Open Chess Championships Bloemfontein, South Africa2014.07.12930
Commonwealth and South African Open (Open Section) Port Elizabeth, South Africa2013.07.05950
World Youth Chess Championship U18 Maribor, Slovenia2012.11.082160
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