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Erik Blomqvist
Number of games in database: 426
Years covered: 2001 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2505 (2571 rapid, 2449 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2574

Overall record: +161 -107 =105 (57.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 53 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (52) 
    B90 B42 B48 B67 B87
 Ruy Lopez (30) 
    C78 C67 C72 C92 C93
 Reti System (17) 
    A04 A06
 French Defense (17) 
    C07 C00 C18 C01 C12
 English (13) 
    A15 A14 A11 A13
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B96 B91 B97 B99
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (62) 
    B90 B47 B40 B30 B92
 Slav (52) 
    D17 D10 D12 D11 D19
 Sicilian Najdorf (15) 
    B90 B97 B92 B95
 Sicilian Taimanov (13) 
    B47 B48 B46 B49
 English (12) 
    A13 A14 A11 A10
 Ruy Lopez (9) 
    C92 C78 C93 C77
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   J L Hammer vs E Blomqvist, 2014 0-1
   J Houska vs E Blomqvist, 2015 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   XXIV European Club Cup (2008)
   Reykjavik Open (2017)
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   Rilton Cup 2013/14 (2013)
   Rilton Cup 2017/18 (2017)
   Hasselbacken Open (2016)
   London Chess Classic Open (2016)
   Politiken Cup (2007)
   Politiken Cup (2012)
   Rilton Cup 2016/17 (2016)
   Chess Olympiad (2016)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2015)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   43rd Chess Olympiad (2018)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2016)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   E Blomqvist vs Svidler (Oct-17-18) 0-1
   G Kjartansson vs E Blomqvist (Oct-16-18) 0-1
   E Blomqvist vs J Werle (Oct-15-18) 1/2-1/2
   S Salihu vs E Blomqvist (Oct-14-18) 0-1
   E Blomqvist vs M G Petrov (Oct-13-18) 1/2-1/2

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(born Oct-19-1990, 28 years old) Sweden

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IM (2008); Grandmaster (2013). Swedish Champion in 2016.

Blomqvist won his GM norms at the World Junior Championship (2010) (8/13), Politiken Cup 2011 (6/9) and at the 4th Borloy Androvitzky Karoly Memorial Tournament, the First Saturday GM event held in July 2013, scoring 6/9. All his scores at these events were the requisite scores for GM norms. (1)

Equal second (seventh on tiebreak) at the Barcelona Open 2015. (2)

(1); (2)

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 426  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Carlsen vs E Blomqvist 1-0212001Nordic Youth Ch Group EC78 Ruy Lopez
2. Carlsen vs E Blomqvist  0-1472002Nordic Youth Ch Group DE92 King's Indian
3. I Khmelniker vs E Blomqvist  1-0842005XXXV Rilton CupD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. E Blomqvist vs J Eriksson  1-0302006XXXV Rilton CupB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
5. E Blomqvist vs D Kolbus  0-1512006XXXV Rilton CupB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. D Recuero Guerra vs E Blomqvist  0-1522006European Youth ChampionshipB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
7. E Blomqvist vs W Spoelman  1-0492006European Youth ChampionshipB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
8. E Blomqvist vs S Martinovic  ½-½472006European Youth ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
9. X Vila Gazquez vs E Blomqvist  0-1332006European Youth ChampionshipB95 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6...e6
10. E Blomqvist vs D Lintchevski  ½-½542006European Youth ChampionshipB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
11. M Kravtsiv vs E Blomqvist  1-0412006European Youth ChampionshipB20 Sicilian
12. E Blomqvist vs G Pap 0-1362006European Youth ChampionshipB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
13. B Lindberg vs E Blomqvist  ½-½512006Rilton CupC18 French, Winawer
14. E Blomqvist vs V V Gagarin  1-0322006Rilton CupB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
15. T Ernst vs E Blomqvist  ½-½382006Rilton CupC10 French
16. E Blomqvist vs D Howell  0-1492006Rilton CupA04 Reti Opening
17. T Wedberg vs E Blomqvist ½-½112007Scandinavian Chess TournamentB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. V Nithander vs E Blomqvist  1-0312007Rilton CupB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
19. E Blomqvist vs J Akesson  ½-½272007Rilton CupC18 French, Winawer
20. E Blomqvist vs J Viljanen  1-0312007Politiken CupB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
21. E Blomqvist vs Mads Andersen  1-0272007Politiken CupB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
22. J Thomassen vs E Blomqvist  ½-½482007Politiken CupD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
23. J Brorsen vs E Blomqvist  0-1202007Politiken CupA02 Bird's Opening
24. E Blomqvist vs Stripunsky  1-0672007Politiken CupB42 Sicilian, Kan
25. P H Nielsen vs E Blomqvist  ½-½402007Politiken CupD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-09-09  waustad: His game against Grandelius today in the Swedish championship is the most interesting of the day.
May-14-14  BIDMONFA: Erik Blomqvist


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  HeMateMe: In the USA, they change the spelling of this name to "Bloomquist." Otherwise, even the teachers in school will misspell it.
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  diagonal: Swedish Champion 2016, his first national title:, congratulations, Grandmaster Blomqvist!
Jan-31-17  BobbieM: Lol his name at FIDE is officially Erik 2006 Blomqvist. Also at chessbomb. Must have filled his forms in wrong.
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