Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

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
Repertoire Explorer

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

Search Sacrifice Explorer for Michael Hoffmann
Search Google for Michael Hoffmann
FIDE player card for Michael Hoffmann

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

[what is this?]

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  0-1241989TysklandC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
2. Leko vs M Hoffmann  ½-½151991Dortmund-DB10 Caro-Kann
3. Blatny vs M Hoffmann  1-0321991BielD02 Queen's Pawn Game
4. M Hoffmann vs Chiburdanidze  0-1291991Biel MTO opE70 King's Indian
5. M Hoffmann vs V Tukmakov  0-1241991Biel MTO opB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
6. Blatny vs M Hoffmann  0-1591992MuensterA04 Reti Opening
7. M Hoffmann vs Jansa  ½-½411992MuensterB07 Pirc
8. Leko vs M Hoffmann  ½-½191992Budapest GMB42 Sicilian, Kan
9. Kharlov vs M Hoffmann  1-0991992Budapest GMB22 Sicilian, Alapin
10. M Hoffmann vs M Schwarz  1-0121993Bundesliga 1993/94D85 Grunfeld
11. Smejkal vs M Hoffmann  1-0241993Munich op 9293A04 Reti Opening
12. Leko vs M Hoffmann 0-1381993LippstadtB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. Kharlov vs M Hoffmann  1-0391993Porz Citroen-CupB22 Sicilian, Alapin
14. M Hoffmann vs Smyslov  ½-½121994Muenster (Germany)E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
15. Chekhov vs M Hoffmann 0-1331994Biel opB72 Sicilian, Dragon
16. Ribli vs M Hoffmann  1-0361994Bundesliga 9495A00 Uncommon Opening
17. P Panzer vs M Hoffmann  0-1451994Lippstadt, Cat.8E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
18. M Hoffmann vs J Hickl  ½-½451994Lippstadt, Cat.8B07 Pirc
19. M Hoffmann vs L Christiansen  0-1161994Bundesliga 1994/95E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
20. Zsofia Polgar vs M Hoffmann  ½-½601994It, Muenster (Germany)B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
21. M Hoffmann vs S N Arkhipov  ½-½161994Lippstadt, Cat.8E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
22. O Touzane vs M Hoffmann  0-1421994Lippstadt, Cat.8E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
23. L Christiansen vs M Hoffmann  1-0281994BL 9394 ;BLA30 English, Symmetrical
24. M Hoffmann vs S Wehmeier  ½-½241994Lippstadt, Cat.8D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
25. M Hoffmann vs H Matthias  1-0411994Lippstadt, Cat.8E60 King's Indian Defense
 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 338  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Hoffmann wins | Hoffmann loses  

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"
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.

NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific player and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!

home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2018, Chessgames Services LLC