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Karel van der Weide
K van der Weide 
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Number of games in database: 195
Years covered: 1988 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2421
Highest rating achieved in database: 2512

Overall record: +60 -63 =70 (49.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (34) 
    B43 B90 B32 B33 B81
 French Defense (14) 
    C18 C11 C16 C19
 King's Indian Attack (14) 
 Scotch Game (10) 
 French Winawer (9) 
    C18 C19 C16
 Sicilian Kan (8) 
    B43 B42
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (48) 
    B22 B32 B31 B90 B65
 King's Indian (15) 
    E94 E67 E60 E63 E92
 Modern Benoni (9) 
    A58 A59 A67 A57
 Sicilian Najdorf (9) 
    B90 B96 B92 B94
 Benko Gambit (8) 
    A58 A59 A57
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (7) 
    B65 B63 B62
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Bensdorp vs K van der Weide, 2006 1/2-1/2
   Z Krnic vs K van der Weide, 2000 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Union Individual Championship (2006)
   Corus Group C (2006)
   6th European Individual Championship (2005)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2006)
   European Individual Championship (2007)

   🏆 Seville Open
   S Diaz Castro vs K van der Weide (2014) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-11-1973, 45 years old) Netherlands

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FIDE Master (1994); International Master (1998); Grandmaster (2004).

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 195  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K van der Weide vs H P Garcia  0-1281988Nederland (Active Chess)A07 King's Indian Attack
2. F Kuijpers vs K van der Weide  1-0211992NED-chTC10 French
3. K van der Weide vs G Timmerman  0-1441992NED-chTA00 Uncommon Opening
4. B Rechel vs K van der Weide  0-1321993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openC10 French
5. S Savchenko vs K van der Weide  1-0321993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
6. K van der Weide vs G Milos  0-1341994GroningenA07 King's Indian Attack
7. Van der Wiel vs K van der Weide  1-0491994Leeuwarden opB32 Sicilian
8. K van der Weide vs Barsov  0-1451995Gent op 18thA07 King's Indian Attack
9. Beim vs K van der Weide  ½-½301996Dieren opE60 King's Indian Defense
10. W Martens vs K van der Weide  0-1331996AKNB32 Sicilian
11. K van der Weide vs Rongguang Ye 1-0131996AKNC47 Four Knights
12. M E Van Wissen vs K van der Weide  0-1321996AKNE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
13. K van der Weide vs E Van Der Schilden  1-0401996AKNA07 King's Indian Attack
14. K van der Weide vs Ehlvest  ½-½371996AKNB10 Caro-Kann
15. A Blees vs K van der Weide  0-1391996AKNE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
16. Shaked vs K van der Weide  0-1441996Groningen openB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
17. Barsov vs K van der Weide  1-0471997VAM Hoogeveen opA48 King's Indian
18. K van der Weide vs P Haba  ½-½171997Chemnitz opA07 King's Indian Attack
19. L Riemersma vs K van der Weide  1-0381997NED-chE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
20. K van der Weide vs E van den Doel  0-1321997NED-chA07 King's Indian Attack
21. Van der Wiel vs K van der Weide  ½-½231997NED-chB32 Sicilian
22. K van der Weide vs P Van der Sterren  ½-½441997NED-chA07 King's Indian Attack
23. P Nikolic vs K van der Weide  1-0421997NED-chE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
24. Nijboer vs K van der Weide  1-0351997NED-chC10 French
25. K van der Weide vs Timman  0-1501997NED-chB30 Sicilian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-18-06  dakgootje: his elo-rating is better, however according to this picture, my hair is better...
Aug-10-06  BIDMONFA: Karel Van der Weide


Apr-22-09  myschkin: . . .

Welkom op de officiŽle website van
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  wordfunph: "Here is some good advice for all women who cannot get a man: just join a chess club (any chess club will do). Even if you are as ugly as hell, and have a bottom like an elephant, it does not matter. Success is guaranteed." GM Karel Van der Weide

Happy Birthday GM Karel!

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