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Katrine Tjolsen
Number of games in database: 53
Years covered: 2007 to 2010
Last FIDE rating: 2201
Highest rating achieved in database: 2252
Overall record: +20 -20 =13 (50.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B33 Sicilian (4 games)
E11 Bogo-Indian Defense (2 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (2 games)
A37 English, Symmetrical (2 games)
A35 English, Symmetrical (2 games)
E77 King's Indian (2 games)
A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4 (2 games)
D44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav (2 games)
B27 Sicilian (2 games)
D80 Grunfeld (2 games)

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(born Jan-28-1993, 25 years old) Norway

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She is a WIM.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 53  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Tjolsen vs N Paikidze  0-176200717th EU-ch U14 GirlsA26 English
2. K Tjolsen vs V Nebolsina 0-1392007World Junior Championship (Girls)A07 King's Indian Attack
3. K Tjolsen vs E Tairova  0-1322007World Junior Championship (Girls)D44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
4. L Alaverdyan vs K Tjolsen  0-1522007World Junior Championship (Girls)B33 Sicilian
5. K Tjolsen vs A Kharatyan  ½-½632007World Junior Championship (Girls)C41 Philidor Defense
6. A Hairapetian vs K Tjolsen  0-1412007World Junior Championship (Girls)B27 Sicilian
7. K Tjolsen vs K Kulon  ½-½562007World Junior Championship (Girls)D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. M A Gomes vs K Tjolsen  1-0562007World Junior Championship (Girls)A37 English, Symmetrical
9. K Tjolsen vs P Rout ½-½692007World Junior Championship (Girls)D80 Grunfeld
10. M Voiska vs K Tjolsen  1-0322008Women's OlympiadA36 English
11. E Kholoud vs K Tjolsen  0-1502008Women's OlympiadA07 King's Indian Attack
12. K Tjolsen vs J Ellappen  1-0662008Women's OlympiadA35 English, Symmetrical
13. K Tjolsen vs T Abrahamyan  ½-½372008Women's OlympiadE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
14. G Nakhbayeva vs K Tjolsen  0-1622008Women's OlympiadD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. K Tjolsen vs L Avalos  1-0412008Women's OlympiadD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. I Agrest vs K Tjolsen  1-0382008Women's OlympiadB33 Sicilian
17. M Rodriguez Arrieta vs K Tjolsen  0-1372008Women's OlympiadB23 Sicilian, Closed
18. A K Jennitha vs K Tjolsen  ½-½682008Women's OlympiadB32 Sicilian
19. A H Wohl vs K Tjolsen  1-0622009Arctic Chess ChallengeB10 Caro-Kann
20. K Tjolsen vs L J Bernal Moro  0-1552009Arctic Chess ChallengeA56 Benoni Defense
21. E Forsaa vs K Tjolsen  ½-½422009Arctic Chess ChallengeB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
22. K Tjolsen vs H Groetz  1-0422009Arctic Chess ChallengeA09 Reti Opening
23. K Tjolsen vs H Westerinen  1-0382009Arctic Chess ChallengeA40 Queen's Pawn Game
24. M J Turner vs K Tjolsen  ½-½642009Arctic Chess ChallengeA37 English, Symmetrical
25. K Tjolsen vs S Reginato  1-036200948th World Junior Championship (Girls)D80 Grunfeld
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Oct-17-07  nummerzwei: Katrine Tjolsen is a girl from Norway born in 1993. She tied for fourth in the U14 Girls´ group of the European Youth championships in 2007 behind WFM Nazi Paikidze(unbelievable she´s not in this database),Elizaveta Soloviova and Salome Neuhauser.
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  Appaz: Nice 9th place for Katrine Tjølsen in 48th World Junior Championship (Girls) (2009)
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  Tabanus: Placed 25th, with 6/9 (0.5 short of WGM norm) she just made her 4th WIM norm in Open 'Mediterranean 2017':

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  Tabanus: Awarded the Woman International Master (WIM) title at FIDE's Presidential Board meeting 1/2010:, congratulations!

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  Tabanus: Good start today in Gibtelecom Challengers:

[Event "Gibraltar Challengers"]
[Date "2010.01.26"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Tjolsen, Katrine"]
[Black "Straub, Peter"]
[Result "1-0"]
[WhiteElo "2212"]
[BlackElo "2116"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 d5 4. e3 Bg7 5. Qb3 c6 6. cxd5 cxd5 7. Nf3 O-O 8. Bd3 e6 9. O-O Nc6 10. Bd2 b6 11. Rfc1 Bb7 12. Qa3 Re8 13. Qa4 a6 14. Qd1 b5 15. a3 Rc8 16. Be1 Qd6 17. Na2 Ne4 18. Nb4 Ne7 19. Bf1 Qb6 20. Nd3 f6 21. a4 Nf5 22. axb5 axb5 23. Ba5 Qd6 24. Bb4 Qb8 25. Nc5 Nxc5 26. Bxc5 Bc6 27. Qb3 Bf8 28. Qb4 Nd6 29. Ra6 Red8 30. h3 Qb7 31. Ra7 Qb8 32. Rca1 Rd7 33. R7a6 Rdd8 34. Nd2 Ne4 35. Nxe4 dxe4 36. Bxf8 Rxf8 37. Qe7 Rce8 38. Qc5 Bd7 39. Rb6 Qc8 40. Bxb5 Bxb5 41. Rxb5 Qxc5 42. dxc5 Rb8 43. Rxb8 Rxb8 44. c6 Rc8 45. Rc1 Kf7 46. c7 Ke7 47. Kf1 e5 48. Ke2 f5 49. b4 Kd6 50. Kd2 g5 51. Rc4 h5 52. g3 Rxc7 53. Rxc7 Kxc7 54. Kc3 Kc6 55. Kc4 f4 56. b5+ Kd6 57. Kb4 1-0

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  Tabanus: She won on 21 August 2010 a rapid tournament in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:

Oct-09-17  alfamikewhiskey: Not very active in chess, Tjølsen is a quiz-book co-author, responsible for the science section (<>). She cooperates with Hans Olav Lahlum.

She holds a master's degree in from MIT, and works at McKinsey.

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  Appaz: Another excellent brain, wasted on education rather than chess. It's sad to see.
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  rogge: <Highest rating achieved in database: 2252>

MIT and McKinsey was the smart thing to do.

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