Elmar Karst

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Fide Id4649745
DSB Id10100402
TitleFIDE Master
FederationGermany fed
FIDE Elo2289 
Highest 2320 (January 2016)
URS Rating2269 
Born 01.Sep.1978  (Age 40)
 Ranking: World #5471, Europe #4255, Germany #642
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's gambit (18%): D45 D15 D59 D44 D37 D55Robatsch (19%): B06 B06 B06
Queen's pawn (17%): D02 A40 A46 A46 D02King's Indian (16%): E70 E61 E84 A48 E96 E62
King's Indian (17%): E77 E92 E90 A48 E84 E81Pirc defence (15%): B08 B08 B09 B09 B07 B08
English (13%): A10 A25 A22 A38 A36 A30Queen's pawn (11%): A40 A41 A40
King's Indian, East Indian (9%): A48English (9%): A30 A25 A10
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #33 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   93.93%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -2.559 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  67.18 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Oberliga Suedwest Round 4 Suedwestdeutschland, Germany2015.12.131960
Oberliga Suedwest Round 3 Suedwestdeutschland, Germany2015.11.081960
Oberliga Suedwest Round 2 Suedwestdeutschland, Germany2015.10.111960
Oberliga Suedwest Round 1 Suedwestdeutschland, Germany2015.09.201960
Vienna Chess Open Group A Vienna, Austria2015.08.152110
Hessische Blitzschach Einzelmeisterschaft Langen, Germany2015.06.271760
Internationale Hasslocher Schachtage A-Turnier Hassloch, Germany2015.05.222060
Rheinland-Pfalz Blitzschach-Einzelmeisterschaft Thallichtenberg, Germany2015.05.162230
Rheinland-Pfalz Schnellschach-Einzelmeisterschaft Neuwied, Germany2015.05.021970
Oberliga Suedwest Round 8 Germany2015.03.152080
Oberliga Suedwest Rounds 6 - 7 Hamburg, Germany2015.02.012090
Oberliga Suedwest Round 5 Hamburg, Germany2015.01.182140
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