Paul Talsma

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Fide Id1018779
ECF Id263321J
FederationNetherlands fed
FIDE Elo2171
Highest Elo2269 (January 2009)
URS Rating2137 
Born 1960  (Age 58)
 Ranking: World #12115, Europe #9604, Netherlands #385
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Chess games of Paul Talsma:    PGN Database (PaulTalsma.pgn)  [171 games]

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Queen's gambit (31%): D53 D31 D10 D11 D15 D31Dutch (30%): A81 A81 A80 A80 A84 A80
Queen's pawn (23%): A41 A40 A40 A40Ruy Lopez (18%): C80 C80 C81 C77 C77 C69
Nimzo-Indian (19%): E20 E26 E20 E24Reti (12%): A04 A04 A06
Benoni defence (6%): A57 A43 A58Two knights defence (6%): C55 C58
King's Indian (5%): E70 E61 E73English (4%): A10
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #42 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   93.47%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +0.755 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  80.23 (games[what is this?] 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
The Four Nations Chess League Division 2 WE1 Birmingham, England2015.11.142010
The Four Nations Chess League Individual Rapidplay Birmingham, England2015.10.041910
The Four Nations Chess League Team Rapidplay Birmingham, England2015.10.031930
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 9-11 England2015.05.021900
59th Southend Chess Congress Southend On Sea, England2015.04.032040
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 7-8 Division 1 and 2 Birmingham, England2015.03.282130
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 5-6 England2015.02.141940
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 3-4 England2015.01.101900
HASTINGS MASTERS Hastings, England2014.12.292130
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 1-2 England2014.11.151910
The Four Nations Chess League Individual Rapidplay Daventry, England2014.10.051910
The Four Nations Chess League Team Rapidplay Daventry, England2014.10.041850
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