Ben De Cat

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Fide Id207500
FederationBelgium fed
FIDE Elo1901
Highest Elo1936 (September 2013)
Born 1962  (Age 54)
 Ranking: World #46469, Europe #36826, Belgium #571
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Play Style

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Various openings (60%): A00 A00 A00 A00Queen's pawn (18%): A45 A46 A45 A46
Queen's pawn (15%): A45 D02 A40 A46 A41Pirc defence (18%): B07 B07 B07 B07
Reti (13%): A06 A04 A04 A04Alekhine's defence (14%): B02 B02 B02 B02 B03
King's Indian, East Indian (6%): A48 A48English (14%): A10 A15 A16 A22
Philidor's defence (2%): C41Benoni defence (10%): A56 A56 A56 A44 A57
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #31 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +0.273 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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
26th NATO Chess Championship - Blitz Tournament Amsterdam, Netherlands2015.07.101770
26th NATO Chess Championship Amsterdam, Netherlands2015.07.061840
Belgian Interclubs Rounds 6-7 Belgium2015.01.251440
Belgian Interclubs Round 2 Belgium2014.10.191500
5th Blitz of the NATO Chess Championship Quebec City, Canada2014.09.121560
NATO Championship Quebec City, Canada2014.09.081650
Belgian Interclubs Round 11 + Test Belgium2014.03.011430
Belgian Interclubs Round 11 + Test Belgium2014.03.011430
Belgian Interclubs Rounds 9-10 Belgium2014.02.011380
Belgian Interclubs Rounds 9-10 Belgium2014.02.011380
Belgian Interclubs Rounds 7-8 Belgium2014.01.011320
Belgian Interclubs Rounds 5-6 Belgium2013.12.011300
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