Volker Kraft

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Fide Id4606221
DSB Id10114805
TitleFIDE Master
FederationGermany fed
FIDE Elo2404 
Highest 2404 (May 2010)
Born 29.Oct.1962  (Age 56)
ClubSK Zirndorf e.V.
 Ranking: World #2091, Europe #1569, Germany #270
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Sicilian defence (31%): B50 B22 B40 B22 B20 B30Sicilian defence (29%): B37 B52 B22 B39 B90 B22
French defence (19%): C18 C00 C02 C02 C16 C00Queen's pawn (11%): A41 A46 A45 A45 A40 A40
Caro-Kann defence (11%): B12 B14 B12 B12 B10 B12Reti (10%): A04 A04 A05
Pirc defence (8%): B07 B07 B07English (7%): A15 A16 A20 A10 A34
Robatsch (6%): B06Benoni defence (6%): A43 A60 A56 A72 A56 A43
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #29 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   96.49%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +2.373 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  84.29 (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
Bayerische Oberliga Munich, Germany2009.10.182150
14th Bodenseecup Kreuzlingen, Switzerland2009.05.012360
Landesliga Nord Bayern Munich, Germany2008.10.051930
Oberliga Bayern Germany2007.10.012150
Landesliga Nord Bayern 06/07 Munich, Germany2006.10.152120
Bodensee Cup Lindau, Germany2006.05.052330
Oberliga Bayern Munich, Germany2005.10.012230
Oberliga Bayern Munich, Germany2004.10.012240
Oberliga Bayern Munich, Germany2003.10.012250
Oberliga Bayern Munich, Germany2002.10.012240
Oberliga Bayern Munich, Germany2001.10.012220
4th Pyramiden-Franken-Cup Fuerth Germany2001.08.201890
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