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Roland Schmaltz
Number of games in database: 133
Years covered: 1990 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2481 (2509 rapid, 2482 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2548

Overall record: +43 -22 =36 (60.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 32 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (33) 
    B58 B93 B33 B82 B90
 Giuoco Piano (7) 
 French Defense (7) 
    C18 C00 C11 C19
 Sicilian Najdorf (7) 
    B93 B90
 Sicilian Dragon (5) 
    B72 B70 B34
 Caro-Kann (5) 
    B19 B12 B15 B17
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (13) 
    E67 E91 E77 E70 E80
 Sicilian (12) 
    B42 B40 B43 B22 B84
 Sicilian Kan (7) 
    B42 B43
 Philidor's Defense (7) 
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A45 A40 E00
 English (5) 
    A16 A15 A19
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Danlag vs Schmaltz, 2001 0-1
   Schmaltz vs Romanishin, 2001 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bad Wiessee (2003)
   Reykjavik Open (2004)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2005-6 Australian championship by gauer

   O Bortnyk vs Schmaltz (Jan-04-16) 1/2-1/2
   Schmaltz vs A Sumets (Oct-14-15) 1/2-1/2, blitz
   J Carlstedt vs Schmaltz (Oct-14-15) 0-1, blitz
   Schmaltz vs B Bok (Oct-14-15) 0-1, blitz
   Van Wely vs Schmaltz (Oct-14-15) 1-0, blitz

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(born Nov-15-1974, 42 years old) Germany

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Grandmaster (2001). Four time (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001) unofficial world bullet (1 minute) chess champion. His handle is Hawkeye on the Internet Chess Cafe. In 1994, he was the German Youth (under 20) chess champion. In 1998, he was the German Blitz Chess Champion. In 2004, he wrote "The Complete Chess Server Guide". He currently lives in Australia.

Wikipedia article: Roland Schmaltz

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 133  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. N Gaprindashvili vs Schmaltz  1-021 1990 It (open)E73 King's Indian
2. Geller vs Schmaltz 1-053 1993 Capelle la GrandeB06 Robatsch
3. Schmaltz vs G Timoshchenko  0-133 1993 Cappelle op 9thB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
4. Schmaltz vs M Pribyl  1-066 1994 Altensteig (Germany)B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
5. Schmaltz vs Bagirov 1-038 1994 Int.op Bad MergentheA07 King's Indian Attack
6. Schmaltz vs Smejkal  0-129 1995 ViernheimC25 Vienna
7. Chiburdanidze vs Schmaltz  ½-½47 1996 LippstadtE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
8. S Kindermann vs Schmaltz  1-027 1997 GER-chC41 Philidor Defense
9. Schmaltz vs K Mueller  0-145 1997 GER-chC00 French Defense
10. Schmaltz vs L Gutman  1-074 1997 GER-chB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
11. H Teske vs Schmaltz  0-136 1997 GER-chA26 English
12. T Luther vs Schmaltz  ½-½25 1997 GER-chC41 Philidor Defense
13. Schmaltz vs Wahls  ½-½47 1997 GER-chB01 Scandinavian
14. Schmaltz vs R Slobodjan  1-033 1997 GER-chC47 Four Knights
15. Schmaltz vs D Puth  1-030 1997 GER-chB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
16. M Holzhaeuer vs Schmaltz 0-126 1997 GER-chC41 Philidor Defense
17. Hertneck vs Schmaltz  0-129 1997 BL2-S 9798A40 Queen's Pawn Game
18. Schmaltz vs V Beim  ½-½29 1998 BL2-S 9899B07 Pirc
19. J Stocek vs Schmaltz  1-050 1998 BL2-S 9899B07 Pirc
20. Schmaltz vs Hertneck  ½-½57 1998 Bodensee-Cup 4thB40 Sicilian
21. Kasparov vs Schmaltz  0-144 1998 Internet blitz 5'A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
22. Kasparov vs Schmaltz  1-063 1998 Internet blitz 5'A40 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Schmaltz vs Kasparov  ½-½51 1998 Internet blitz 5'B15 Caro-Kann
24. Schmaltz vs Kasparov  ½-½76 1998 Internet blitz 5'B32 Sicilian
25. Beliavsky vs Schmaltz  1-044 1998 Frankfurt Ordix opB06 Robatsch
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 133  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-07-04  MoonlitKnight: The four times unofficial bullet champion of the world has a really cool web page:
Dec-21-04  sandyobrien: <>; haha, this awesome.

<welcome... to the world of sex WHAT?
NO! NO! NO! NO!>

congradulations Roland, i'm officially a fan.

Jun-17-05  jonny: it's stupid
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  WannaBe: Happy Birthday to you! =)
Apr-02-08  timhortons: finger notes at icc 1. I WASTED ENOUGH TIME WITH CHESS, finally i understood there is more in life and so i switched to poker to waste another 17 years with another useless game. well at least these time i get paid for it
Apr-02-08  sallom89: blah... he changed to something worse that depend on luck :/
Apr-02-08  Strongest Force: Nakamura might have had something to do with Hawkeye leaving. :)
Apr-02-08  timhortons: he got the 2nd best rating in bullet but hes in poker for good now, at least hes earning money while playing unlike nak
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  WannaBe: Happy Birthday to you! =)
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  WannaBe: Happy Birthday to you, Roland Schmaltz !!
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  WannaBe: Roland, Happy Birthday! (are you the gunslinger from the Dark Towers?)
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  Jim Bartle: An overly Romantic player.
Nov-05-13  Cemoblanca: He currently lives (and plays online poker) in Australia.
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