Herman Grooten

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Fide Id1000330
TitleInternational Master
FederationNetherlands fed
FIDE Elo2384 
Highest 2445 (January 1991)
Live Rating2382 
URS Rating2366 
Born 02.Jul.1958  (Age 60)
 Ranking: World #2575, Europe #1943, Netherlands #74
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Queen's pawn (24%): A40 E10 A41 A41 A40 A40Caro-Kann defence (23%): B10 B10 B10 B13 B15 B12
Queen's gambit (18%): D15 D15 D09 D18 D32 D10Sicilian defence (18%): B20 B90 B40 B90 B20 B90
King's Indian (13%): E92 E91 A48 E70 E92 E90Nimzo-Indian (15%): E22 E20 E39 E33 E20 E42
Queen's Indian (9%): E12 E12 A47 E12Queen's pawn (11%): D02 E00 A46 A46 A45 A45
English (6%): A10 A16 A10 A20 A10 A16Queen's Indian (10%): E15 E12 E14 E15 E12 E12
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #55 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   75%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -1.559 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  83.22 (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
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 4 Netherlands2015.12.122210
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 3 Netherlands2015.11.072240
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 1-2 Netherlands2015.09.262190
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 8-9 Netherlands2015.04.112170
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 6-7 Netherlands2015.03.072190
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 5 Netherlands2015.02.072240
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 4 Netherlands2014.12.132240
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 2-3 Netherlands2014.11.012230
Dutch Team Competition - 1B - Round 1 Netherlands2014.09.272240
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 1B - Round 9 Netherlands2014.05.102190
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 1B - Round 7-8 Netherlands2014.03.292130
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 1B - Round 6 Netherlands2014.03.082200
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