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Daniel Semcesen
Number of games in database: 220
Years covered: 2001 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2477 (2520 rapid, 2505 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2513

Overall record: +79 -43 =98 (58.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 English (14) 
    A10 A11 A15 A13 A14
 Nimzo Indian (13) 
    E32 E29 E26 E58 E39
 English, 1 c4 e5 (12) 
    A21 A28 A29 A27 A25
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D36 D31 D37
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A40 E00 A41 A46 D00
 Orthodox Defense (7) 
    D58 D67 D53 D55 D50
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (26) 
    C65 C80 C77 C92 C96
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (15) 
    D25 D20 D22 D24 D27
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (10) 
    C92 C96 C93 C91
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    D02 D00 A40
 Slav (8) 
    D12 D11 D10 D13 D15
 Dutch Defense (6) 
    A88 A85 A89 A81
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Semcesen vs N Grandelius, 2009 1-0
   L Engel vs D Semcesen, 2015 0-1
   Hector vs D Semcesen, 2012 1/2-1/2
   A Mindlin vs D Semcesen, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Swedish Championship (2009)
   Rilton Cup 2013/14 (2013)
   Politiken Cup (2014)
   Politiken Cup (2009)
   Rilton Cup (2009)
   Rilton Cup 2015/16 (2015)
   Politiken Cup (2006)
   23rd Czech Open A (2012)
   London Chess Classic Open (2013)
   Politiken Cup (2015)
   European Club Cup (2016)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)

   🏆 Bistro Stella Limhamn
   H Tikkanen vs D Semcesen (Dec-01-18) 0-1
   N Borge vs D Semcesen (Nov-19-17) 1/2-1/2
   D Semcesen vs R Skytte (Nov-18-17) 1/2-1/2
   N Hjelm vs D Semcesen (Oct-22-17) 0-1
   D Semcesen vs S Ivanov (Oct-21-17) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-17-1986, 36 years old) Sweden

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Daniel Semcesen became an FM in 2007, an IM in 2009 and a GM in 2014. He became Swedish Chess Champion in 2014.

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 233  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Tikkanen vs D Semcesen  1-0362001SWE-ch U18A52 Budapest Gambit
2. H Tikkanen vs D Semcesen  1-0262002SWE-ch U20A31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
3. H Tikkanen vs D Semcesen  1-0362004HallsbergD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. H Tikkanen vs D Semcesen  ½-½702006Skovlunde U20 opA02 Bird's Opening
5. C Sykes vs D Semcesen  0-1402006Politiken CupD00 Queen's Pawn Game
6. D Semcesen vs H Strand  1-0372006Politiken CupD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
7. L Karlsson vs D Semcesen  1-0372006Politiken CupD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. D Semcesen vs L Hyldkrog  1-0352006Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
9. R Lilja vs D Semcesen  0-1382006Politiken CupB25 Sicilian, Closed
10. D Semcesen vs de Firmian  ½-½602006Politiken CupA70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
11. D Semcesen vs D Boros  ½-½702006Politiken CupE58 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...Bxc3
12. M Antonsen vs D Semcesen  ½-½182006Politiken CupD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. G Heden vs D Semcesen  0-1482006Rilton CupD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. D Semcesen vs L B Hansen  0-1632006Rilton CupD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. P Hultin vs D Semcesen  1-0542007Rilton CupD59 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower
16. J Mardell vs D Semcesen  ½-½462007Rilton CupC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
17. D Semcesen vs R Engman  ½-½652007Rilton CupE12 Queen's Indian
18. H Tikkanen vs D Semcesen  ½-½692007SWE-chBA10 English
19. L Voloshin vs D Semcesen  ½-½472008Ceska Trebova op 4thA07 King's Indian Attack
20. D Semcesen vs H Tikkanen  ½-½48200938th Rilton Cup 2008-9A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
21. H Danielsen vs D Semcesen  0-1522009Scandinavian OpenA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
22. D Semcesen vs S Brynell  ½-½282009Scandinavian OpenD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
23. D Semcesen vs M Grabarczyk  ½-½102009Scandinavian OpenD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. N Zdebskaja vs D Semcesen  ½-½142009Scandinavian OpenC93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense
25. D Semcesen vs D V Pedersen  1-0282009Scandinavian OpenD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
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Jul-08-09  waustad: He's at +2 going into a 10th round game with Cramling in the Swedish championships.
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  Tabanus: IM Daniel Semcesen, Sweden, born 17 August 1986. Now rated 2416,

FM in 2007, IM in 2009. Rated 2465 in Sept. 2009.

IM application:


Placed 5th in Schwarzacher Open 2008, 1st in Salongernas IM 2009, 1st in Copenhagen Chess Challenge 2009 (1st GM norm), 7th in Swedish Ch 2010,

2nd in Lithuanian University of Agriculture Cup 25-31 Aug. 2010:

Aug-17-14  BIDMONFA: Daniel Semcesen


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