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Merijn van Delft
Number of games in database: 193
Years covered: 1994 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2396 (2373 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2430

Overall record: +49 -62 =80 (46.6%)*
   * 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 (45) 
    B42 B90 B67 B32 B43
 Ruy Lopez (20) 
    C78 C92 C70 C65 C96
 Sicilian Kan (11) 
    B42 B43
 French Defense (10) 
    C18 C05 C03 C00 C04
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (10) 
    B67 B65 B63 B62 B60
 Caro-Kann (9) 
    B18 B17 B15
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (30) 
    B47 B48 B22 B90 B25
 King's Indian (14) 
    E81 E77 E63 E70 E76
 Caro-Kann (14) 
    B18 B12 B13 B17 B10
 Semi-Slav (7) 
    D43 D45 D44
 Sicilian Taimanov (6) 
    B48 B47
 Slav (5) 
    D10 D12 D15
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Eikelboom vs M van Delft, 2000 0-1
   L Zimmermann vs M van Delft, 2009 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   16th Unive Open (2012)
   11th Essent Open (2007)
   Dutch Open (2009)
   2nd Queenstown Chess Classic (2009)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2006)
   European Club Cup (2011)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)
   13th Unive Tournament (Open) (2009)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)
   15th Unive Open (2011)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   M van Delft vs N Laursen (Oct-16-18) 1/2-1/2
   M van Delft vs L Lovik (Oct-15-18) 1/2-1/2
   M Baldauf vs M van Delft (Oct-14-18) 1-0
   M van Delft vs A Bremner (Oct-13-18) 1-0
   Jakovenko vs M van Delft (Oct-12-18) 1-0

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(born Mar-13-1979, 40 years old) Netherlands

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He is an IM and a FIDE Trainer.

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 193  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Dambacher vs M van Delft  1-0301994NED-ch U16B82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
2. M van Delft vs M Castiglione  1-0371995Wch U16A07 King's Indian Attack
3. E Najer vs M van Delft  1-0251998Groningen OpenB25 Sicilian, Closed
4. J van der Veen vs M van Delft  0-1362000DierenB23 Sicilian, Closed
5. M van Delft vs Murey  0-1202000DierenB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
6. B Eikelboom vs M van Delft 0-1272000DierenB50 Sicilian
7. M van Delft vs N Spaan  1-0282000DierenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. T Gelashvili vs M van Delft  1-0522000DierenC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
9. M van Delft vs A Meijere  1-0232000DierenB42 Sicilian, Kan
10. M van Delft vs Barsov  0-1432000DierenC18 French, Winawer
11. M Smits vs M van Delft  ½-½382000DierenB57 Sicilian
12. M van Delft vs J Jens  ½-½162000DierenB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
13. M van Delft vs Barsov  0-1392000Vlissingen HZ op 4thC18 French, Winawer
14. M van Delft vs A van Hoeve  1-0392000HZ OpenC74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
15. M van Delft vs Epishin  0-1302000HZ OpenB42 Sicilian, Kan
16. B Henderikse vs M van Delft  0-1272000HZ OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
17. M van Delft vs Epishin 0-1252001Apeldoorn opB42 Sicilian, Kan
18. M van Delft vs E Wiersma  ½-½282001Tch-NEDB33 Sicilian
19. S van Gisbergen vs M van Delft  ½-½432001Tch-NEDE81 King's Indian, Samisch
20. M van Delft vs A Blees  ½-½502001Tch-NEDB42 Sicilian, Kan
21. M Dutreeuw vs M van Delft  1-0602001Tch-NEDB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
22. T Ellenbroek vs M van Delft  1-0522001Tch-NEDA45 Queen's Pawn Game
23. M van Delft vs M W Dejmek  0-140200129th World OpenB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
24. L Filatov vs M van Delft  ½-½37200129th World OpenA48 King's Indian
25. M van Delft vs S Nagle  1-052200129th World OpenB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 193  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-08-14  BIDMONFA: Merijn Van Delft


Jan-11-14  Refused: Good luck at Wijk (B), Merijn.
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  offramp: I'm so relieved he survived that gunpowder explosion.
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