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Gert Ligterink
G Ligterink 
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Number of games in database: 442
Years covered: 1966 to 2006
Last FIDE rating: 2403
Highest rating achieved in database: 2470

Overall record: +105 -151 =177 (44.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 9 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (32) 
    B82 B46 B57 B33 B97
 King's Indian (20) 
    E73 E94 E91 E70 E97
 Queen's Indian (18) 
    E12 E15 E16 E17
 Modern Benoni (15) 
    A62 A65 A57 A67 A63
 Ruy Lopez (14) 
    C69 C77 C91 C72 C76
 Pirc (13) 
    B09 B08 B07
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (60) 
    B45 B83 B64 B40 B21
 King's Indian (35) 
    E63 E97 E92 E96 E75
 Queen's Indian (31) 
    E12 E15 E17 E13 E16
 Nimzo Indian (22) 
    E46 E32 E42 E20 E41
 Sicilian Scheveningen (11) 
    B83 B81 B84 B82 B80
 Sicilian Taimanov (11) 
    B45 B46 B47 B48
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T Taylor vs G Ligterink, 1978 0-1
   G Ligterink vs M Trepp, 1984 1-0
   Karpov vs G Ligterink, 1967 1/2-1/2
   G Ligterink vs Karpov, 1968 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Curacao Open (2002)
   Lone Pine (1978)
   Lone Pine (1979)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Wijk aan Zee 1983 B by EmperorAtahualpa
   Amsterdam 1994 B by suenteus po 147

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(born Nov-17-1949, 67 years old) Netherlands

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Gert Henrik Ligterink was awarded the IM title in 1977. He won the Dutch Championship in 1979.

Wikipedia article: Gert Ligterink

 page 1 of 18; games 1-25 of 442  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. G Ligterink vs J Rooze  0-121 1966 EU-ch U20 qual-CB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
2. G Ligterink vs Svend Pedersen  1-039 1966 EU-ch U20 qual-CB07 Pirc
3. Timman vs G Ligterink  1-025 1966 Delft ch-NED jrA56 Benoni Defense
4. D Ciric vs G Ligterink  1-024 1967 EU-ch casualB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. P E Hostalet Ferrer vs G Ligterink 1-012 1967 GroningenB50 Sicilian
6. G Ligterink vs J Moles  ½-½27 1967 EU-ch U18 sf 6768E36 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
7. Gligoric vs G Ligterink  1-032 1967 EU-ch U20 clock sim1B99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
8. G Ligterink vs J Moles  ½-½46 1967 EU-ch U18 f-A 6768E36 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
9. R Meulders vs G Ligterink  0-137 1967 EU-ch U18 sf 6768A46 Queen's Pawn Game
10. G Ligterink vs P E Hostalet Ferrer  1-022 1967 EU-ch U18 sf 6768A81 Dutch
11. G Ligterink vs D Zara  ½-½57 1967 EU-ch U18 sf 6768D55 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. Karpov vs G Ligterink ½-½12 1967 04, Groningen Ech-jr finB20 Sicilian
13. J Lewi vs G Ligterink  ½-½8 1967 EU-ch U18 sf 6768A17 English
14. G Ligterink vs Adorjan  ½-½13 1967 EU-ch U18 sf 6768D92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
15. Timman vs G Ligterink 1-019 1968 Groningen Ech-jrE20 Nimzo-Indian
16. G Ligterink vs Adorjan  ½-½13 1968 EU-ch U18 f-A 6768D92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
17. G Ligterink vs Karpov ½-½27 1968 07, Groningen Ech-jr finD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
18. Vaganian vs G Ligterink  1-027 1969 EU-ch U20 prelE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
19. G Ligterink vs K Payrhuber  1-044 1969 EU-ch U20 prelA65 Benoni, 6.e4
20. G Ligterink vs J Juhnke  1-039 1969 EU-ch U20 prelE83 King's Indian, Samisch
21. B Vujacic vs G Ligterink  ½-½15 1969 EU-ch U20 final-BC44 King's Pawn Game
22. G Ligterink vs H Schaufelberger  0-130 1969 EU-ch U20 prelA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
23. G Ligterink vs B Vujacic  ½-½19 1969 EU-ch U20 prelA57 Benko Gambit
24. G Ligterink vs S Fedder ½-½22 1969 EU-ch U20 final-BD09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3
25. J Moles vs G Ligterink 1-022 1969 EU-ch U20 final-BC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-17-06  BIDMONFA: Gert Ligterink


Jun-21-12  achieve: I never liked him, and obviously not a great following, though a good columnist at times, provided he doesn't blindly follow engine evaluations.
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  wordfunph: from IM Willy Hendriks book Move First, Think Later..

<Gert Ligterink relates that he was setting up a small party to celebrate his first IM norm. Hubner passed by, and when he was informed about the occasion, he quickly managed to spoil the festive atmosphere: 'At home I have a dog that cannot play chess. But if I teach him for half a year, he must at least be able to become a master.'>


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