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Michael Hoffmann
Number of games in database: 322
Years covered: 1988 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2457 (2458 rapid, 2482 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2521

Overall record: +97 -63 =161 (55.3%)*
   * 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:
 Sicilian (26) 
    B67 B40 B96 B81 B33
 Nimzo Indian (18) 
    E32 E34 E54 E21 E42
 King's Indian (16) 
    E63 E69 E97 E70 E60
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A40 E00 A50 D02 A41
 Grunfeld (9) 
    D97 D85 D82 D74 D75
 Semi-Slav (8) 
    D44 D43 D47
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (67) 
    B22 B90 B43 B23 B92
 Sicilian Najdorf (21) 
    B90 B92 B93 B96 B91
 Sicilian Kan (13) 
    B43 B42
 Nimzo Indian (11) 
    E32 E54 E46 E21 E30
 Semi-Slav (11) 
    D45 D44
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    E10 A46 D01 D02 A45
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Chekhov vs M Hoffmann, 1994 0-1
   E Sedina vs M Hoffmann, 2010 0-1
   A Pazos Porta vs M Hoffmann, 2010 0-1
   K Rybenko vs M Hoffmann, 2009 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)
   Groningen Chess Festival (2011)
   Bratto Festival (2007)
   Groningen Chess Festival (2009)
   Gibraltar (2010)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2005)
   Budesliga 2008/09 (2008)
   Bundesliga 2010/11 (2010)
   European Individual Championship (2008)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)
   European Club Cup (2013)
   European Club Cup (2009)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2011)
   European Club Cup (2010)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)

   D Hausrath vs M Hoffmann (Apr-09-17) 1/2-1/2
   L'Ami vs M Hoffmann (Apr-08-17) 1/2-1/2
   M Hoffmann vs M Muse (Mar-19-17) 1/2-1/2
   M Hoffmann vs A Lauber (Mar-18-17) 1-0
   Naiditsch vs M Hoffmann (Feb-19-17) 1-0

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(born Sep-19-1970, 46 years old) Germany

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Note: there are several other Michael Hoffmanns.

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 322  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Hoffmann vs H Eisterer  1-0261988Obernberg/SW,34,14C36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
2. M Hoffmann vs Nunn  0-1241989TysklandC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
3. Leko vs M Hoffmann  ½-½151991Dortmund-DB10 Caro-Kann
4. Blatny vs M Hoffmann  1-0321991BielD02 Queen's Pawn Game
5. M Hoffmann vs Chiburdanidze  0-1291991Biel MTO opE70 King's Indian
6. M Hoffmann vs V Tukmakov  0-1241991Biel MTO opB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
7. M Hoffmann vs Jansa  ½-½411992MuensterB07 Pirc
8. Kharlov vs M Hoffmann  1-0991992Budapest GMB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. Leko vs M Hoffmann  ½-½191992Budapest GMB42 Sicilian, Kan
10. Blatny vs M Hoffmann  0-1591992MuensterA04 Reti Opening
11. Kharlov vs M Hoffmann  1-0391993Porz Citroen-CupB22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. Leko vs M Hoffmann 0-1381993LippstadtB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
13. M Hoffmann vs M Schwarz  1-0121993Bundesliga /94D85 Grunfeld
14. Smejkal vs M Hoffmann  1-0241993Munich op 9293A04 Reti Opening
15. U Boensch vs M Hoffmann  0-1551994Lippstadt, Cat.8D73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3
16. M Hoffmann vs A Brenke  ½-½361994Lippstadt, Cat.8A34 English, Symmetrical
17. M Hoffmann vs Timman  1-0261994Essen Handicap ,EXPE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
18. M Hoffmann vs I Farago  ½-½141994Lippstadt, Cat.8E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
19. T Luther vs M Hoffmann  1-0521994Lippstadt, Cat.8B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
20. M Hoffmann vs Smyslov  ½-½121994Muenster (Germany)E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
21. Chekhov vs M Hoffmann 0-1331994Biel opB72 Sicilian, Dragon
22. Ribli vs M Hoffmann  1-0361994Bundesliga 9495A00 Uncommon Opening
23. P Panzer vs M Hoffmann  0-1451994Lippstadt, Cat.8E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
24. M Hoffmann vs J Hickl  ½-½451994Lippstadt, Cat.8B07 Pirc
25. M Hoffmann vs DeFirmian  ½-½221994BielE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 322  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-14-06  sagahelten: It looks like Germany is getting a new Grandmaster. Michael Hoffmann has the three norms. He only has to reach 2500 rating.

He now has 4,5 of 5 in the Aeroflot A2-group! (Not bad for an IM)!

Aug-01-06  BIDMONFA: Michael Hoffmann


Nov-30-10  jackpawn: Is the current rating here right? 2260 and he's a GM? He's only 40 years old . . .
Premium Chessgames Member
  Sastre: His current rating is 2521 -
Aug-29-11  Kaisersoeze: GM Hoffmann plays at the Internet Chess Club under the handle "Micheliavelli"
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