Benjamin Vincent Hercules

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Fide Id14301938
FederationSouth Africa fed
FIDE Elo2182
Highest Elo2182 (April 2018)
URS Rating2239 
Born 1991  (Age 27)
 Ranking: World #11261, Africa #173, South Africa #16
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's gambit (23%): D25 D09 D31 D37 D10 D10Sicilian defence (34%): B22 B23 B20 B30 B31 B33
Queen's pawn (15%): A45 A45 A46 A40 E00Queen's gambit (22%): D15 D30 D11 D36 D53 D11
King's Indian (11%): E73 E70 E73 E77 E73Reti (13%): A04 A09 A06 A05 A09 A07
Gruenfeld defence (6%): D96 D92 D97 D99 D97Queen's pawn (13%): A46 A40 D02 D00 D02 D02
Benoni defence (6%): A56 A58 A43English (6%): A13 A15 A11
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #52 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -0.877 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  74.91 (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
Gauteng Chess League Premier Section Johannesburg, South Africa2015.10.031270
4th FIDE Invitational Closed Tournament Port Elizabeth, South Africa2015.10.011930
UJ Round Robin Prestige B Johannesburg, South Africa2015.09.042080
Tsogo Sun Millionaire Satellite Chess Festival Johannesburg, South Africa2015.07.151500
Waterkloof Open Prestige Section Pretoria, South Africa2015.03.051940
Piet Robbertse Open Chess Tournament Pretoria, South Africa2015.01.291930
Chess Excellence Summer Cup Johannesburg, South Africa2014.11.221390
Capablanca Open IM Norm Section Pretoria, South Africa2014.04.252180
USSA Open Pretoria, South Africa2014.04.171840
Waterkloof Open Pretoria, South Africa2014.02.261980
Piet Robbertse Pretoria, South Africa2014.01.231510
Gauteng Closed Krugersdorp, South Africa2013.10.051940
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