Paul Span

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Fide Id1005375
TitleFIDE Master
FederationNetherlands fed
FIDE Elo2289 
Highest 2322 (November 2010)
URS Rating2206 
Born 1979  (Age 39)
 Ranking: World #5446, Europe #4235, Netherlands #170
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Sicilian defence (35%): B22 B22French defence (30%): C03 C00 C12 C00 C02 C00
Ruy Lopez (15%): C80 C67 C70 C61 C67 C77Alekhine's defence (19%): B05 B03 B04 B02 B03 B02
French defence (14%): C11 C10 C12 C16 C15 C15Queen's gambit (17%): D11 D15 D15 D12 D10 D31
Nimzo-Indian (4%): E36 E20 E37 E33 E33Reti (6%): A09 A06 A07 A05
Scandinavian (3%): B01 B01 B01Caro-Kann defence (5%): B12 B14 B14 B13 B11 B18
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #40 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +2.973 (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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Rating History ()

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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 - 2D - Round 8-9 Netherlands2015.04.112100
Dutch Team Competition - 2D - Round 6-7 Netherlands2015.03.072070
Dutch Team Competition - 2D - Round 5 Netherlands2015.02.072150
Dutch Team Competition - 2D - Round 4 Netherlands2014.12.132070
Dutch Team Competition - 2D - Round 2-3 Netherlands2014.11.012080
Dutch Team Competition - 2D - Round 1 Netherlands2014.09.272040
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 2D - Round 7-8 Netherlands2014.03.291910
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 2D - Round 6 Netherlands2014.03.082100
Dutch Team Competiton 13-14 - 2D - Round 5 Netherlands2014.02.081990
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