Jan Balje

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Fide Id1004085
USCF Id12713986
FederationNetherlands fed
FIDE Elo2196 
Highest 2246 (January 2017)
URS Rating2164 
National Elo2207
Born 1973  (Age 45)
 Ranking: World #10302, Europe #8156, Netherlands #315
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Reti (17%): A05 A06 A04Sicilian defence (35%): B22 B20 B20 B32 B26 B41
Queen's pawn (17%): A50 A41 A40 E10 E10 A40Caro-Kann defence (15%): B14 B17 B12 B13 B10 B12
King's Indian (14%): E90 E73 E81 E74 E60 E73Reti (14%): A09 A05 A07 A09 A06 A04
Queen's gambit (9%): D20 D15 D30 D11 D11Queen's gambit (11%): D11 D12 D17 D18 D15 D10
English (9%): A14 A10 A10 A27 A30 A10Queen's pawn (10%): D02 D02 D01 D00 D04 D00
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #30 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +2.888 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  79.99 (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 - 1A - Round 4 Netherlands2015.12.122180
Dutch Team Competition - 1A - Round 3 Netherlands2015.11.072160
23rd Magdeburger Open OTTONEN Group Magdeburg, Germany2015.10.171940
Dutch Team Competition - 1A - Round 1-2 Netherlands2015.09.262200
7th International Chess Openin Vellmar Open A Vellmar, Germany2015.08.061980
HSG Open Hilversum, Netherlands2015.06.192130
BPB Limburg Open - Groep A Maastricht, Netherlands2015.05.222220
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 6-7 Netherlands2015.03.072310
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 5 Netherlands2015.02.072330
Tata Steel Chess Tournament - T1B Wijk Aan Zee, Netherlands2015.01.162220
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 4 Netherlands2014.12.132320
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 2-3 Netherlands2014.11.012320
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