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Klaus Bischoff
K Bischoff 
Photograph courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.  
Number of games in database: 652
Years covered: 1980 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2511 (2536 rapid, 2575 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2569

Overall record: +197 -134 =310 (54.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 11 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English, 1 c4 e5 (47) 
    A28 A25 A20 A29 A21
 English (42) 
    A16 A15 A13 A14 A11
 Queen's Gambit Declined (30) 
    D31 D35 D37 D38 D30
 King's Indian (27) 
    E81 E98 E94 E92 E86
 English, 1 c4 c5 (23) 
    A30 A31 A36 A32 A34
 Semi-Slav (17) 
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (99) 
    B45 B42 B43 B40 B81
 Queen's Pawn Game (47) 
    A40 E00 A46 A41 A45
 French Defense (27) 
    C02 C05 C11 C00 C14
 Sicilian Kan (26) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Queen's Indian (19) 
    E15 E12 E13 E16 E17
 English (19) 
    A10 A14 A13 A17 A15
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   K Bischoff vs J Nogueiras, 1998 1-0
   K Bischoff vs K Mueller, 2004 1-0
   W Thormann vs K Bischoff, 1982 0-1
   K Bischoff vs R Buhmann, 2008 1-0
   Blatny vs K Bischoff, 2001 1/2-1/2
   K Bischoff vs Mamedyarov, 2001 1-0
   K Bischoff vs Hertneck, 2001 1-0
   Van Wely vs K Bischoff, 1994 1/2-1/2
   K Bischoff vs Vokac, 2001 1-0
   D Dragicevic vs K Bischoff, 2009 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   New Zealand Open (2015)
   75th German Championship (2004)
   2nd Queenstown Chess Classic (2009)
   European Union Individual Championships (2006)
   Corus Group C (2006)
   World Senior 50+ (2017)
   Bundesliga 2010/11 (2010)
   Queenstown Chess Classic (2012)
   Bad Wiessee (2003)
   E.U. Championship and Cork Chess Congress (2005)
   Zurich Chess Club 200th Anniversary (2009)
   21st European Club Cup (2005)
   Bundesliga 2008/09 (2008)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)

   🏆 Bundesliga 2017/18
   Navara vs K Bischoff (Feb-25-18) 1-0
   K Bischoff vs Fressinet (Feb-24-18) 1/2-1/2
   R Buhmann vs K Bischoff (Dec-10-17) 1/2-1/2
   K Bischoff vs S Savchenko (Dec-09-17) 1-0
   M Gurevich vs K Bischoff (Nov-24-17) 0-1

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(born Jun-09-1961, 56 years old) Germany

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Klaus Bischoff was born in Ulm and became a GM in 1990. He took 3rd place in the 1980 World Junior Championship, behind Kasparov and Short.

Wikipedia article: Klaus Bischoff

 page 1 of 27; games 1-25 of 652  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Bischoff vs Joel Benjamin  ½-½561980Wch U20B40 Sicilian
2. U Jahr vs K Bischoff  0-1451981BL 8182 Bayern-Markth'feldB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
3. J Stoll vs K Bischoff  ½-½581981BL 8182 Erlangen-BayernE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
4. T Raupp vs K Bischoff  ½-½381981BL 8182 Bayern-ZahringenA10 English
5. K Bischoff vs F Seibt  1-0431982BL 8182 Kettig-BayernA36 English
6. K Bischoff vs R Wittmann  1-0321982BL 8182 Bochum-BayernA10 English
7. K Bischoff vs P Ostermeyer  ½-½611982BL 8182 Porz-BayernA00 Uncommon Opening
8. K Bischoff vs A Kuligowski  1-0461982Reykjavik opD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. K Bischoff vs R Lau  1-0471982BL 8182 Bayern-SolingenA30 English, Symmetrical
10. M Schlaugat vs K Bischoff  0-1261982BL 8182 Bayern-D,sseldorfA40 Queen's Pawn Game
11. K Bischoff vs W Schlemermeyer  ½-½361982BL 8182 Bayern-DelmenhorstB06 Robatsch
12. K Bischoff vs H Zieher  1-0261982BL 8182 HSK-BayernA36 English
13. W Rosin vs K Bischoff  0-1421982BL 8182 FH Hamburg-BayernA43 Old Benoni
14. J Haakert vs K Bischoff  ½-½291982BL 8182 Bayern-FrankfurtA26 English
15. W Thormann vs K Bischoff 0-1111982GermanyA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
16. L Shamkovich vs K Bischoff  1-0471982Reykjavik opB06 Robatsch
17. K Bischoff vs Petursson  ½-½251982Reykjavik opD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
18. K Bischoff vs Suba  0-1361983DortmundA00 Uncommon Opening
19. Chiburdanidze vs K Bischoff  1-0591983DortmundB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
20. Short vs K Bischoff  1-0221983DortmundE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
21. Hort vs K Bischoff  1-0311983DortmundB06 Robatsch
22. K Bischoff vs Miles 1-0571983BL 8283 ;BLA00 Uncommon Opening
23. K Bischoff vs Suba 0-1361983DortmundA20 English
24. K Bischoff vs Chandler  0-1461983DortmundA14 English
25. K Bischoff vs V Kovacevic  0-1491983EUR-chT (Men) 8thA13 English
 page 1 of 27; games 1-25 of 652  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-16-04  Kaspy2: his french-Winawer book is one of the best chess book available.
Aug-26-04  Future Delivery: I like his name. It's like telling people to go away.
Oct-27-04  aw1988: Lol!
May-04-05  shortsight: I saw Klaus Bischoff at with the nick "pinkpanther". Anyone knows if he's the same pinky at
Jan-18-06  dakgootje: he is the maker of Crazy Bishop (Computer) ;-)
Sep-15-06  BIDMONFA: Klaus Bischoff


Feb-20-07  nummerzwei: This German grandmaster is both a solid player and good blitz player. He won the German Blitz championship last year, for example
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  Benzol: Currently playing in the Queenstown Classic in New Zealand.
Jul-11-09  AniamL: This guy presented some pretty good commentary live at Dortmund, from what I could understand of the German anyway :)
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  wordfunph: "Chess is simply a wonderful game. Luring an opponent onto unknown territory, then outplaying him --- that will never lose its fascination for me."

- Klaus Bischoff

Jul-28-10  BobCrisp: Any relation to <Karl Bischoff>?
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  PhilFeeley: Missing Bischoff-Singer, Saarbrücken 2002, if indeed that is his game. Covered in Chess Training for Post-Beginners by Yaroslav Srokovski.
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