Number of games in database: 693
|Benjamin Bok playing in the Groningen Chess Festival 2012 in Groningen.|
Photograph courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
Years covered: 2007 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2624 (2626 rapid, 2674 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2640
Overall record: +210 -115 =254 (58.2%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
114 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
B Bok vs W Spoelman, 2014 1-0
B Bok vs Yu Yangyi, 2014 1-0
K Stupak vs B Bok, 2016 0-1
N Grandelius vs B Bok, 2010 0-1
Nakamura vs B Bok, 2016 0-1
S B Hansen vs B Bok, 2017 1/2-1/2
S Sargissyan vs B Bok, 2017 0-1
B Bok vs M Bluvshtein, 2011 1-0
B Bok vs Miroslav Markovic, 2016 1-0
J L Watson vs B Bok, 2015 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Groningen Chess Festival (2013)
London Chess Classic Open (2016)
Corus Group C (2010)
Fagernes GM Open (2014)
Riga Technical University Open (2014)
World Junior Championship (2014)
London Chess Classic Open (2013)
Groningen Chess Festival (2011)
Bundesliga 2017/18 (2017)
European Individual Chess Championship (2018)
Hasselbacken Open (2016)
World Youth Championship (2012)
European Individual Championship (2014)
Chess Olympiad (2016)
FIDE Online Olympiad (2020)
🏆 FIDE Online Olympiad
B Bok vs E Repkova (Aug-23-20) 1-0, rapid
Timothe Razafindratsima vs B Bok (Aug-23-20) 1-0, rapid
Shirov vs B Bok (Aug-22-20) 1-0, rapid
B Bok vs D Barrish (Aug-22-20) 1-0, rapid
F Urkedal vs B Bok (Aug-22-20) 1/2-1/2, rapid
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Last updated: 2019-01-25 04:48:23
| page 1 of 28; games 1-25 of 693
|1. B Bok vs M de Jong
|| ||0-1||36||2007||11th Essent Open||C07 French, Tarrasch|
|2. A van den Berg vs B Bok
|| ||0-1||45||2007||11th Essent Open||A16 English|
|3. B Bok vs F Erwich
|| ||½-½||52||2007||11th Essent Open||C60 Ruy Lopez|
|4. R Pruijssers vs B Bok
|| ||1-0||38||2007||11th Essent Open||C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin|
|5. B Bok vs J R Markus
|| ||1-0||39||2007||11th Essent Open||C75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense|
|6. S Christensen vs B Bok
|| ||0-1||53||2007||11th Essent Open||C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|7. B Bok vs P Schuurman
|| ||½-½||42||2007||11th Essent Open||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|8. B Bok vs B Tondivar
|| ||½-½||36||2007||11th Essent Open||C09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line|
|9. Y Afek vs B Bok
|| ||1-0||29||2007||11th Essent Open||C86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack|
|10. L Munasinghe vs B Bok
|| ||0-1||42||2008||Open 14-wycc||D85 Grunfeld|
|11. B Bok vs N Navalgund
|| ||1-0||68||2008||Open 14-wycc||B32 Sicilian|
|12. B Bok vs D Swiercz
|| ||½-½||38||2008||Open 14-wycc||B97 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|13. M Berchtenbreiter vs B Bok
|| ||0-1||42||2008||Open 14-wycc||A15 English|
|14. J Vakhidov vs B Bok
|| ||0-1||72||2008||Open 14-wycc||A15 English|
|15. V S Gujrathi vs B Bok
|| ||1-0||76||2008||Open 14-wycc||A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4|
|16. B Bok vs M Krzyzanowski
|| ||1-0||45||2008||Open 14-wycc||B97 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|17. B Bok vs M Lagarde
|| ||0-1||38||2008||Open 14-wycc||B96 Sicilian, Najdorf|
|18. Srinath Narayanan vs B Bok
|| ||1-0||49||2008||Open 14-wycc||C53 Giuoco Piano|
|19. B Bok vs E Baboyan
||1-0||36||2008||Open 14-wycc||B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation|
|20. D Naroditsky vs B Bok
|| ||1-0||59||2008||Open 14-wycc||A15 English|
|21. B Bok vs S Del Rio Angelis
|| ||½-½||31||2009||Gibtelecom||B06 Robatsch|
|22. D van Heirzeele vs B Bok
|| ||0-1||44||2009||Gibtelecom||D97 Grunfeld, Russian|
|23. B Bok vs M Al Sayed
|| ||½-½||54||2009||Gibtelecom||B07 Pirc|
|24. D Berczes vs B Bok
|| ||1-0||28||2009||Gibtelecom||D85 Grunfeld|
|25. B Bok vs J Flores Chico
|| ||1-0||37||2009||Gibtelecom||C12 French, McCutcheon|
| page 1 of 28; games 1-25 of 693
|Nov-20-09|| ||Tabanus: FM Benjamin Bok, Netherlands, born 1995. Now rated 2337, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...|
U12 champion of the Netherlands:
|Jan-17-10|| ||jon01: He is another young participant in Corus C 2010.
Last year he played in Gibtelecom (had a chance to meet GMs Nakamura and Berczes, whom he lost) and Groningen Festival, where he was really doing well by beating GM Alon Greenfeld and GM Sipke Ernst.
|May-25-10|| ||Tabanus: 5th place in Limburg Open (Belgium) 21-24 May 2010, ahead of several GM's and IM's:|
|Jan-13-11|| ||BIDMONFA: Benjamin Bok|
|Jul-23-11|| ||Raspje: Bok (2507) is performing very well in Biel, by defeating GM Ivan Cheparinov (2669) with white in round 5 (4-5).
|Jan-12-14|| ||Jim Bartle: Doesn't impress me. Only plays bok moves.|
|Jan-12-14|| ||tamar: <Jim Bartle: Doesn't impress me. Only plays bok moves.>|
The Goldberg Variations?
|Jan-21-14|| ||Penguincw: Congratulations to Benjamin Bok who became the world's new grandmaster. Today, he drew Etienne Goudriaan (B Bok vs E Goudriaan, 2014) and has earned what he needed to become a GM.|
|Jan-25-14|| ||Appaz: Celebrations for player of the day! He brings <fireworks> himself, in the form of his round 2 win B Bok vs Y Yu, 2014|
|Jan-25-14|| ||Benzol: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart - "Sergeant Benton, chap with the wings, five rounds rapid".|
|Jan-25-14|| ||Penguincw: Happy 19th birthday to GM Benjamin Bok!
Someone should update the bio.
With 1 round to go at Tata Steel (Group B) (2014), Bok is currently +1. Excluding today's result, he has gained 6 rating points at this tournament.
|Jan-26-14|| ||twinlark: He capped a good tournament by winning his 3rd GM norm. Congratulations GM Bok.|
|Dec-11-15|| ||ketchuplover: ...on winning the London Classic Fide Open|
|Dec-11-15|| ||Willem Wallekers: Good job, Benjamin!!|
|Jan-25-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Benjamin Bok!!|
|Jan-25-16|| ||ketchuplover: FOCUS !!!!!!!!!|
|Mar-15-17|| ||technical draw: B Bok. Great jazz.|
|Jan-25-19|| ||Penguincw: Happy Birthday to GM Benjamin Bok. Not only is he a GM now (compared to my initial post here), but he's also 24 now!|
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