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Marlies Bensdorp
M Bensdorp 
Photo copyright © 2006 "EmperorAtahualpa"  
Number of games in database: 209
Years covered: 2000 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2229 (2220 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2334

Overall record: +56 -63 =73 (48.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 17 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Gambit Declined (14) 
    D35 D30 D38 D06 D36
 Slav (11) 
    D15 D12 D11 D13 D18
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E14 E16 E15 E18 E19
 Grunfeld (9) 
    D80 D94 D70 D76 D85
 Modern Benoni (8) 
    A58 A56 A60 A57 A64
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (8) 
    D27 D20 D25
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (44) 
    C02 C00 C05 C11 C10
 French (16) 
    C00 C11 C10
 Slav (13) 
    D11 D12 D18 D17 D10
 French Tarrasch (11) 
    C05 C07 C03
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    D00 A46 D02 A50 A45
 French Winawer (6) 
    C17 C18 C16 C19
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Bensdorp vs K van der Weide, 2006 1/2-1/2
   N Raghavi vs M Bensdorp, 2005 0-1
   A Adly vs M Bensdorp, 2006 0-1
   Jonkman vs M Bensdorp, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Dutch Women's Championship (2007)
   Corus Group C (2006)
   European Club Cup (Women) (2007)
   World Junior Championship (Girls) (2005)
   7th European Individual Championship: Women (2006)
   Women's Olympiad (2008)
   17th European Team Championship (Women) (2009)
   European Individual Championship (Women) (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2010)

   🏆 TOP 12 Feminin GpB
   M Choisy vs M Bensdorp (May-08-17) 1/2-1/2
   F Steil-Antoni vs M Bensdorp (May-08-17) 1-0
   M Bensdorp vs S Vega Gutierrez (May-07-17) 1/2-1/2
   M Bensdorp vs Elise Bellaiche (May-06-17) 1/2-1/2
   M Bensdorp vs F Osmanodja (May-05-17) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-05-1985, 34 years old) Netherlands

[what is this?]
WIM Marlies Bensdorp is the twin sister of Laura Bensdorp.

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 209  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Erwich vs M Bensdorp  1-0422000Soest openC53 Giuoco Piano
2. M Bensdorp vs G M Muis 0-1282000Soest openE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
3. A Partington vs M Bensdorp  0-1412001Faber CupA45 Queen's Pawn Game
4. M Bensdorp vs E Alfred  1-0242001Faber CupD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. S Bermond vs M Bensdorp  0-1362001Faber CupA02 Bird's Opening
6. L Johnston vs M Bensdorp  1-0492001Faber CupC19 French, Winawer, Advance
7. M Bensdorp vs S Milliet  ½-½592001Faber CupA56 Benoni Defense
8. Jonkman vs M Bensdorp 0-1362001HZ OpenC02 French, Advance
9. M Bensdorp vs J Delemarre  0-1282001HZ OpenD85 Grunfeld
10. G Marechal vs M Bensdorp  ½-½452001HZ OpenC05 French, Tarrasch
11. M Bensdorp vs P Dubbeld 0-1202001HZ OpenA51 Budapest Gambit
12. M Naalden vs M Bensdorp  1-0562001HZ OpenA46 Queen's Pawn Game
13. M Bensdorp vs P Kuijpers  1-0332001HZ OpenA58 Benko Gambit
14. M Bensdorp vs N Pogonina  ½-½382001EYCC G16A58 Benko Gambit
15. M Hocevar vs M Bensdorp  0-1382001EYCC G16C02 French, Advance
16. M Bensdorp vs S Bednikova  1-0492001EYCC G16A53 Old Indian
17. M Bensdorp vs A L'Ami 0-1282001EYCC G16E77 King's Indian
18. V Papadopoulou vs M Bensdorp  1-0352001EYCC G16D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
19. M Bensdorp vs N Datuashvili  ½-½372001EYCC G16D80 Grunfeld
20. E Postnova vs M Bensdorp  1-0302001EYCC G16C02 French, Advance
21. A L'Ami vs M Bensdorp  ½-½322001WYG16D31 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. M Bensdorp vs E Meshcheriakova  0-1312001WYG16E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
23. Thanh Tu Le vs M Bensdorp  1-0352001WYG16E06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
24. M Bensdorp vs B Igla  1-0402001WYG16E77 King's Indian
25. M Bensdorp vs B Kadziolka  1-0352001WYG16A40 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 209  PGN Download
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  norami: I don't know the language, but whatever Edwin Meyer wants from her, I bet the answer is no.
Jan-22-06  Edwin Meyer: Well, i hope she is modest enough to say no indeed. I wouldn't like it if she would say "i know". But i guess you are wondering even more now, about what i mentioned in my first comment (which is in Dutch). I was saying that i find her a pretty lady.
Jan-22-06  sneaky pete: "Modest" Edwin "literally" said: a (chess) whopper.
Jan-22-06  dakgootje: <EmperorAtahualpa> Wonder how many pics uses from the ones youve taken, but so far ive seen...several lol
Jan-22-06  Frape: Many succes in Wijk, Marlies!I am your big fan.
Jan-22-06  EmperorAtahualpa: The picture in Marlies Bensdorp's profile was taken during the game M Bensdorp vs S Atalik, 2006.
Jan-27-06  trumbull0042:
Jan-27-06  notyetagm: Pretty young woman.
Jan-27-06  THE pawn: I see the photo has been taken by the women's man kibitzer <emperoratahualpa>
Jan-27-06  EmperorAtahualpa: Good eyes, <THE pawn>. :)
Jan-27-06  notsodeepthought: <EmperorAtahualpa> It took a while, but I think we've finally found one whose looks we agree on.
Jan-27-06  EmperorAtahualpa: I don't think so, <notsodeepthought>. :)
Jan-27-06  notsodeepthought: Wait, now you're telling me you think she's ugly? Oh, man...
Jan-27-06  EmperorAtahualpa: <notsodeepthought> I've seen her in real life, you haven't...:)

P.S.: I wouldn't say she's ugly, she's just not my style.

Jan-30-06  Edwin Meyer: Am i lucky i've got multiple styles :)
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  lostemperor: I think she's cute.
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  lostemperor: Marlies scored relatively well in the strong Corus C-group. Her rating is 2230 while the average rating is 2458. Based on her rating she should have scored 3 points. She scored 4. Her average opponent rating must be almost 2480!
Apr-06-06  EmperorAtahualpa: Here's a picture of Marlies Bensdorp and Arlette van Weersel taken during the European Individual Championships 2006:

Apr-06-06  EmperorAtahualpa: And here's one taken during the opening ceremony:
Aug-19-07  Edwin Meyer: I've seen her in real life too! Just yesterday. When i drew a game against her at a mass simul in Amsterdam at the Euwe square. I think she looks even better. In real life. Yeah, i could fall for her. If i haven't allready ;-)
Jan-13-08  Udit Narayan: I like this one:
Jan-13-08  Jim Bartle:

Nicole Kidman plays chess?

Apr-09-08  dehanne: I have a sister named Marlies. Pretty rare name outside the Netherlands.
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  GrahamClayton: <EdwinMeyer>
When i drew a game against her at a mass simul in Amsterdam at the Euwe square.

Was that the simul that Marlies gave with her twin sister Laura against 14 pairs of twins?

Aug-05-16  BIDMONFA: Marlies Bensdorp


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