Joost Berkvens

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Fide Id1006436
TitleInternational Master
FederationNetherlands fed
FIDE Elo2409
Highest Elo2470 (October 2006)
Born 1981  (Age 37)
 Ranking: World #2004, Europe #1501, Netherlands #55
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Chess games of Joost Berkvens:    PGN Database (JoostBerkvens.pgn)  [410 games]

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Sicilian defence (27%): B23 B33 B75 B36 B90 B32Sicilian defence (40%): B52 B50 B58 B98 B57 B55
Ruy Lopez (7%): C85 C96 C78 C68 C66 C79Dutch (7%): A86 A81 A81 A81 A80 A84
Queen's gambit (7%): D12 D30 D06 D07 D18 D20Reti (6%): A06 A05 A04
Nimzo-Indian (7%): E44 E40 E34 E32 E33 E20Ruy Lopez (6%): C68 C61 C78 C89 C69 C87
King's Indian (7%): E61 E60 E97 E77 E94 E92Nimzo-Indian (6%): E42 E46 E46 E20 E46 E41
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   95.45%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   80%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +1.207 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  74.39 (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
Meesterklasse Round 7-9 - Dutch Team Competition Netherlands2010.03.062330
24th European Club Cup Halkidiki, Greece Halkidiki, Greece2008.10.172270
Meester - r 6-9 - Dutch Team Competition Netherlands2008.09.272380
Meester - r 1-3 - Dutch Team Competition Netherlands2008.09.272400
Meester - r 4-5 - Dutch Team Competition Netherlands2008.09.272400
23rd European Club Cup Antalya, Turkey2007.10.032310
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 7-9 Netherlands2007.09.152380
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 5-6 Netherlands2007.09.152390
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 1-4 Netherlands2007.09.152350
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 1-5 Netherlands2006.09.232400
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 6-9 Netherlands2006.09.232400
NRW Klasse 2 Duesseldorf, Germany2006.09.172190
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