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Michael Hoffmann
Number of games in database: 338
Years covered: 1989 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2442 (2458 rapid, 2458 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2521

Overall record: +99 -67 =171 (54.7%)*
   * 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:
 Sicilian (26) 
    B40 B67 B32 B81 B33
 Nimzo Indian (20) 
    E32 E34 E54 E21 E42
 King's Indian (16) 
    E69 E63 E60 E97 E70
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    E00 A40 A41 D02 A50
 Grunfeld (9) 
    D97 D85 D78 D99 D74
 Ruy Lopez (8) 
    C70 C85 C67 C84 C92
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (68) 
    B90 B43 B22 B23 B92
 Sicilian Najdorf (21) 
    B90 B92 B93 B91 B96
 Sicilian Kan (13) 
    B43 B42
 Nimzo Indian (12) 
    E32 E46 E21 E20 E30
 Semi-Slav (11) 
    D45 D44
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    A46 D02 E10 A45 D01
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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
   M Hoffmann vs I Cabezas Ayala, 2012 1-0

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

   🏆 Bundesliga 2017/18
   D Lobzhanidze vs M Hoffmann (Mar-11-18) 1-0
   M Hoffmann vs D Wagner (Mar-10-18) 0-1
   M Hoffmann vs O Prestel (Feb-25-18) 1/2-1/2
   F Godart vs M Hoffmann (Nov-19-17) 1/2-1/2
   M Hoffmann vs A Lauber (Nov-12-17) 1/2-1/2

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(born Sep-19-1970, 47 years old) Germany

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Note: there are several other Michael Hoffmanns.

 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 338  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Hoffmann vs Nunn  0-1241989German CupC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
2. M Hoffmann vs Chiburdanidze  0-1291991Biel MTO opE70 King's Indian
3. M Hoffmann vs V Tukmakov  0-1241991Biel MTO opB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
4. Leko vs M Hoffmann  ½-½151991Dortmund-DB10 Caro-Kann
5. Blatny vs M Hoffmann  1-0321991BielD02 Queen's Pawn Game
6. M Hoffmann vs Jansa  ½-½411992MuensterB07 Pirc
7. Leko vs M Hoffmann  ½-½191992Budapest GMB42 Sicilian, Kan
8. Kharlov vs M Hoffmann  1-0991992Budapest GMB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. Blatny vs M Hoffmann  0-1591992MuensterA04 Reti Opening
10. Leko vs M Hoffmann 0-1381993LippstadtB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
11. Kharlov vs M Hoffmann 1-0391993Porz Citroen-CupB22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. M Hoffmann vs M Schwarz  1-0121993Bundesliga 1993/94D85 Grunfeld
13. Smejkal vs M Hoffmann  1-0241993Munich op 9293A04 Reti Opening
14. M Hoffmann vs H Matthias  1-0411994Lippstadt, Cat.8E60 King's Indian Defense
15. L Gostisa vs M Hoffmann  ½-½131994Lippstadt, Cat.8E12 Queen's Indian
16. U Boensch vs M Hoffmann  0-1551994Lippstadt, Cat.8D73 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.Nf3
17. M Hoffmann vs A Brenke  ½-½361994Lippstadt, Cat.8A34 English, Symmetrical
18. M Hoffmann vs Timman  1-0261994Essen Handicap ,EXPE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
19. M Hoffmann vs I Farago  ½-½141994Lippstadt, Cat.8E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
20. M Hoffmann vs de Firmian  ½-½221994BielE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
21. T Luther vs M Hoffmann  1-0521994Lippstadt, Cat.8B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
22. Chekhov vs M Hoffmann 0-1331994Biel opB72 Sicilian, Dragon
23. Ribli vs M Hoffmann  1-0361994Bundesliga 1994/95A00 Uncommon Opening
24. M Hoffmann vs Smyslov  ½-½121994Muenster (Germany)E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
25. P Panzer vs M Hoffmann  0-1451994Lippstadt, Cat.8E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
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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


Premium Chessgames Member
  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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