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Hans Bohm
H Bohm 
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Number of games in database: 340
Years covered: 1968 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2307 (2284 rapid, 2244 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2445

Overall record: +90 -133 =116 (43.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (36) 
    A45 D02 A40 D00 A41
 Nimzo Indian (21) 
    E39 E32 E30 E20 E31
 Sicilian (16) 
    B20 B30 B21 B43 B45
 King's Indian (13) 
    E72 E61 E92 E60 E77
 English, 1 c4 c5 (11) 
    A36 A31 A32 A34 A33
 French Defense (8) 
    C01 C15 C07
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (26) 
    C19 C04 C00 C15 C03
 Alekhine's Defense (21) 
    B05 B04 B02 B03
 Slav (15) 
    D18 D10 D17 D14 D12
 English, 1 c4 c5 (11) 
    A34 A30 A32 A38
 Caro-Kann (11) 
    B17 B10 B14 B13 B18
 French Winawer (10) 
    C19 C15 C18 C17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Smejkal vs H Bohm, 1976 0-1
   H Bohm vs F Olafsson, 1976 1-0
   Timman vs H Bohm, 1975 1/2-1/2
   H Bohm vs K Langeweg, 1976 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Lone Pine (1978)
   Lone Pine (1979)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Amsterdam IBM 1976 by suenteus po 147
   Amsterdam IBM 1975 by Chessdreamer
   Wijk aan Zee 1983 B by EmperorAtahualpa

   🏆 Dutch League 2014-15
   H Bohm vs R Kuijf (2015) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jan-15-1950, 68 years old) Netherlands
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Hans Böhm was born in Rotterdam. He was awarded the IM title in 1975.

 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 340  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Timman vs H Bohm  1-0471968Nederland ttA46 Queen's Pawn Game
2. H Bohm vs J Moles  1-0391968PlymouthC28 Vienna Game
3. H Bohm vs O Rost van Tonningen  ½-½531968The Hague-CC15 French, Winawer
4. H van Halderen vs H Bohm  ½-½721968The Hague-CB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
5. H Bohm vs A J van Dop  1-0361968The Hague-CB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
6. H Bohm vs J van Baarle  1-0291968The Hague-CB50 Sicilian
7. H Bohm vs Ulf Andersson  0-1411968EU-ch U20 prelE81 King's Indian, Samisch
8. G Ligterink vs H Bohm  ½-½351969EU-ch U20 final-BE20 Nimzo-Indian
9. H Bohm vs J M Bellon Lopez  1-0301969EU-ch U20 final-BB30 Sicilian
10. J Juhnke vs H Bohm  1-0211969EU-ch U20 prelC41 Philidor Defense
11. H Bohm vs B Vujacic  ½-½631969EU-ch U20 final-BB24 Sicilian, Closed
12. J Juhnke vs H Bohm  1-0651969EU-ch U20 final-BB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
13. J Pokojowczyk vs H Bohm  1-0391969EU-ch U20 prelB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
14. H Bohm vs S Fedder  0-1401969EU-ch U20 final-BC22 Center Game
15. H Bohm vs B Vujacic  0-1461969EU-ch U20 prelA48 King's Indian
16. K Payrhuber vs H Bohm  0-1401969EU-ch U20 final-BE26 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
17. H Bohm vs J Moles  1-0401969EU-ch U20 final-BD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
18. L Teirlinck vs H Bohm  0-1311969EU-ch U20 prelA38 English, Symmetrical
19. H Bohm vs L Teirlinck  1-0211969EU-ch U20 final-BC22 Center Game
20. A Lombard vs H Bohm  ½-½311969EU-ch U20 prelB01 Scandinavian
21. H Bohm vs S Fedder  ½-½111969EU-ch U20 prelC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
22. J Pokojowczyk vs H Bohm  1-0391969EU-ch U20 final-BB01 Scandinavian
23. Soos vs H Bohm  ½-½541970Dieren opE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
24. H Bohm vs Iskov  ½-½481971Stockholm opC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
25. H Bohm vs A Hennings  ½-½611972IBM-BA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 340  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-12-05  WorldChampeen:

Co-Author of the Wondering King; Book on Fischer; apparently related to the Dutch video program too.

Oct-23-05  tutu: Hans Böhm is one of the more interesting people in the Dutch chess scene. An old friend of Jan Timman, they shared their bohemian view on professional chess. Together they made an chessbook for beginners together with an LP!!!. He also had a radioshow on chess in the '80's!!! Later on he became a co-host on a comic tv-show in Holland.
May-07-10  jstufflebean: H-BOMB!!
Jun-03-10  myschkin: . . .

User: elohah

Premium Chessgames Member
  tpstar: <myschkin> Really?!

I entered Smejkal vs H Bohm, 1976 as "Bohm Shake Shake Shake the Room" in the Pun Contest (thanks to the fantastic Informant Game Collection by <TheAlchemist>) but it didn't fly.

Did you catch his game against Death in the Kibitzer's Cafe? ;>D

Jan-15-11  Stonehenge: Congrats on the royal award. Well deserved!
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  wordfunph: Dutch IM Hans Bohm and GM Robin Swinkels (then an IM) once played a 15-minute game with 5 seconds increment at the bottom of tropical sea at a depth of 4 meters.

The game ended in a draw.

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  Phony Benoni: That raises a lot of questions.

1) Which tropical seas are only four meters deep?

2) Were they snorkeling, or was the increment used to resurface for air?

3) How did they get around the dress code?

Jul-10-12  boz: Get your filthy Hans off my Bohm.
Jul-15-12  achieve: Hans Bohm was to Timman what Watson was to Holmes, as Timman and Bòhm were on one big road/trip throughout the European continent from 1970 to 1975. Inseparable, and best friends.

For those interested in the "Hans Bohm" pronunciation: I submitted the correct one to CG and you can hear it by clicking the "PRONUNCIATION" button located at the top of the Bio section.

Aug-24-14  ketchuplover: OMG!!! He's 64!!!!!!!!!
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