Mark Kurtzman

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Fide Id2008351
USCF Id11229531
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2159 
Highest 2220 (January 1997)
National Elo2162
Born 1966  (Age 52)
 Ranking: World #13026, Americas #1361, USA #338
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King's Indian (35%): E77 E76 E70 E77Benoni defence (36%): A56 A56 A66
Queen's gambit (21%): D11 D15 D15Sicilian defence (27%): B44 B23 B40
Queen's pawn (7%): A40Queen's pawn (9%): A45
Queen's Indian (7%): E15Scandinavian (9%): B01
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B10English (9%): A20
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #32 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +4.573 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  89.39 (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
October Marshall Masters New York, USA2015.10.201910
39th Annual World Open (Under2200) Philadelphia, USA2011.06.281020
World Amateur Team and Amp; US Team East Parsippany, USA2011.02.191270
37th Annual World Open (Under2200) Philadelphia, USA2009.06.291000
36th Annual World Open (Under2400) Philadelphia, USA2008.06.301090
128th Annual Ny State Championship! (Open!?) Albany, USA2006.09.01980
34th Annual World Open (Wo-22) Philadelphia, USA2006.06.28810
33rd Annual World Open (Wo-22) Philadelphia, USA2005.06.28800
Us Team (Team Parsippany, USA2005.02.19720
32nd Annual World Open (Under 2200) Philadelphia, USA2004.06.26850
Us Amateur Team East Parsippany, USA2002.02.16720
National Chess Congress Philadelphia, USA2001.11.232260
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