Stephan Buchal

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Fide Id4603915
DSB Id10026587
TitleFIDE Master
FederationGermany fed
FIDE Elo2310 
Highest 2397 (October 2006)
URS Rating2247 
Born 18.Aug.1953  (Age 65)
ClubSAbt SV Werder Bremen
 Ranking: World #4707, Europe #3644, Germany #421
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Sicilian defence (24%): B23 B52 B50 B51 B27 B29Robatsch (43%): B06 B06 B06 B06 B06 B06
English (19%): A13 A20 A15 A15 A10 A20Queen's pawn (32%): E00 A40 A40 A40 A46 A41
Various openings (19%): A00Reti (9%): A04 A04
French defence (9%): C02 C02 C11 C10 C02 C17English (7%): A15 A22 A10 A10
Vienna game (5%): C26 C25 C25 C25Dutch (2%): A81 A80 A80 A81
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #31 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   96.5%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   64.91%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.907 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.21 (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
2nd Bundesliga Nord Round 3 Hamburg, Germany2015.12.132250
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
2nd Bundesliga Nord Round 1 Hamburg, Germany2015.09.192250
24th Deutsche Senioren-Mannschaftsmeisterschaft Berlin, Germany2015.09.062120
Politiken Cup Helsingor, Denmark2015.07.251940
Deutsche Schach-Pokalmeisterschaft Einzel Wiesbaden, Germany2015.06.042170
Oberliga Nord-West Round 9 Hamburg, Germany2015.04.122140
Oberliga Nord West Round 8 Hamburg, Germany2015.03.152110
World Senior Team Championship Group A Germany2015.03.041860
3rd World Senior Team Championship 0+ U5 Dresden, Germany2015.02.242050
Daehnepokal Germany2015.02.19800
The Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival - Masters Germany2015.02.051920
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