Charles Van Buskirk

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Fide Id2002507
USCF Id10325579
TitleFIDE Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2298 
Highest 2335 (January 2000)
National Elo2321
Born 09.Jan.1954  (Age 64)
 Ranking: World #5101, Americas #539, USA #166
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Nimzo-Indian (29%): E20 E48 E41 E40 E42 E40Sicilian defence (53%): B63 B50 B23 B55 B65 B50
Benoni defence (14%): A68 A58 A61 A56 A43Reti (16%): A06 A04 A06
Queen's pawn (8%): A41 E10 A40Queen's pawn (9%): E10 A46
King's Indian (8%): E83 E87English (6%): A34 A15 A20
Queen's gambit (8%): D18 D15 D19Queen's gambit (4%): D20 D25
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #32 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +0.888 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
22nd US Amateur Team West Norwalk, USA2005.02.192060
9th Pacific Coast Open Agoura Hills, USA2004.07.152370
Southern California Championship Los Angeles, USA2004.07.102240
SCCF Canditates Costa Mesa, USA2004.06.262110
Memorial Day Action Swiss (Action) Glendale, USA2004.05.31720
Memorial Day Action Swiss (Action) Glendale, USA2004.05.31720
Los Angeles County Open (Open) Monterey Park, USA2004.05.22720
Screaming Kings (1) Ventura, USA2004.04.27720
Ventura County Open - (1) Thousand Oaks, USA2004.04.17780
2nd Western Pacific Open Burbank, USA2004.04.022260
Irv Besen Memorial (1) Ventura, USA2004.03.23720
Spring Thaw (1) Ventura, USA2004.02.17720
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