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Frank Kroeze
F Kroeze 
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Number of games in database: 58
Years covered: 1991 to 2010
Last FIDE rating: 2374
Highest rating achieved in database: 2449

Overall record: +15 -21 =22 (44.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (11) 
    B25 B64 B22 B53 B33
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C60 C64 C69
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (5) 
    B28 B87 B20 B53
 Slav (4) 
    D11
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Douven vs F Kroeze, 2001 0-1
   A Naumann vs F Kroeze, 2009 1/2-1/2

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FRANK KROEZE
(born Aug-20-1973, 46 years old) Netherlands

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International Master

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 58  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D Reinderman vs F Kroeze 1-0251991NijmegenA07 King's Indian Attack
2. H P Garcia vs F Kroeze  ½-½171991The HagueA44 Old Benoni Defense
3. D Reinderman vs F Kroeze  1-0471992NED-ch U18A06 Reti Opening
4. M Abeln vs F Kroeze  0-1991993NED-ch U20D41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
5. F Kroeze vs D Reinderman  0-1431993Leeuwarden opB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
6. F Kroeze vs L Pliester  ½-½431993Leeuwarden opB25 Sicilian, Closed
7. Jonkman vs F Kroeze  ½-½491993Leeuwarden opC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
8. F Kroeze vs S Strating  1-0681993Leeuwarden opA07 King's Indian Attack
9. O Rubingh vs F Kroeze  ½-½201993Leeuwarden opD02 Queen's Pawn Game
10. F Kroeze vs H Hoeksema  1-0411993Leeuwarden opB25 Sicilian, Closed
11. C Horvath vs F Kroeze  1-0231993Leeuwarden opD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
12. K Berg vs F Kroeze  ½-½161993Leeuwarden opC50 Giuoco Piano
13. F Kroeze vs R Douven  0-1251993Groningen Chess Festival; GM openB25 Sicilian, Closed
14. D Sermek vs F Kroeze 1-0161994Groningen opC42 Petrov Defense
15. Jonkman vs F Kroeze  0-1661994Groningen opC37 King's Gambit Accepted
16. F Kroeze vs Kharlov  ½-½301994Leeuwarden opA07 King's Indian Attack
17. F Kroeze vs Beim  0-1411994Leeuwarden opB07 Pirc
18. H Van Gool vs F Kroeze  0-1371994Ch Netherlands (select)C26 Vienna
19. Jonkman vs F Kroeze  0-1691994Semi-finals Dutch championshipC30 King's Gambit Declined
20. M de Bruijne vs F Kroeze  0-1371995NED-ch U26D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. F Kroeze vs D Reinderman  0-1231995NED-ch U26B25 Sicilian, Closed
22. F Kroeze vs S Strating  0-1231995NED-ch U26B53 Sicilian
23. Glek vs F Kroeze 1-0271996NED-chT 9697C46 Three Knights
24. F Kroeze vs M de Jonge  1-0421996AKNB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
25. T Middelburg vs F Kroeze  0-1271996AKNB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
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  OhioChessFan: "Language exists only on the surface of our consciousness. The great human struggles are played out in silence and in the ability to express oneself." -Franz Xavier Kroetz
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  Dionysius1: "Language exists to conceal true thought" - Talleyrand.
Oct-04-17  Nietzowitsch: <Language as putative science.>

The significance of language for the evolution of culture lies in this, that mankind set up in language a separate world beside the other world, a place it took to be so firmly set that, standing upon it, it could lift the rest of the world off its hinges and make itself master of it.

To the extent that man has for long ages believed in the concepts and names of things as in aeternae veritates he has appropriated to himself that pride by which he raised himself above the animal: he really thought that in language he possessed knowledge of the world.

The sculptor of language was not so modest as to believe that he was only giving things designations, he conceived rather that with words he was expressing supreame knowledge of things; language is, in fact, the first stage of occupation with science.

Here, too, it is the belief that the truth has been found out of which the mightiest sources of energy have flowed. A great deal later - only now - it dawns on men that in their belief in language they have propagated a tremendous error.

Happily, it is too late for the evolution of reason, which depends on this belief, to be put back.

Logic too depends on presuppositions with which nothing in the real world corresponds, for example on the presupposition that there are identical things, that the same thing is identical at different points of time: but this science came into existence through the opposite belief (that such conditions do obtain in the real world).

It is the same with mathematics, which would certainly not have come into existence if one had known from the beginning that there was in nature no exactly straight line, no real circle, no absolute magnitude.

Frederick Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human

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