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Edmund C Player
Number of games in database: 154
Years covered: 1998 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2172 (2102 rapid, 2092 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2264
Overall record: +44 -70 =40 (41.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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C18 French, Winawer (5 games)
C00 French Defense (5 games)
B06 Robatsch (5 games)
D25 Queen's Gambit Accepted (5 games)
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   L D'Costa vs E Player (Sep-05-21) 1/2-1/2
   Yoav Milikow vs E Player (Sep-04-21) 0-1
   E Player vs H Haraldsson (Sep-03-21) 1-0
   J Sylvan vs E Player (Sep-02-21) 1-0
   E Player vs O Jonsson (Sep-01-21) 1-0

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(born Nov-01-1982, 38 years old) United Kingdom

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 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 154  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Beaumont vs E Player  1-0241998BCF-chD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. R Pert vs E Player  1-0331998BCF-chC05 French, Tarrasch
3. Sundararajan vs E Player  1-0331999BCF-chD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. Koneru vs E Player 1-0641999BCF-chA14 English
5. A P Smith vs E Player  1-0291999BCF-chC18 French, Winawer
6. E Player vs P Dempsey  ½-½181999BCF-chC11 French
7. R A Barton vs E Player  ½-½581999BCF-chD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. E Player vs H Richards  0-1361999BCF-chA07 King's Indian Attack
9. M Bushill vs E Player  0-1481999BCF-chC02 French, Advance
10. N Berry vs E Player  1-0331999BCF-chD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
11. B Thorfinnsson vs E Player 1-0251999Monarch Assurance 8thD00 Queen's Pawn Game
12. E Player vs S Williams  0-1372000Southend opC05 French, Tarrasch
13. E Player vs S Williams  ½-½512000London MSO Banwell MemorialC05 French, Tarrasch
14. G Singh vs E Player 1-0212001British ChampionshipC17 French, Winawer, Advance
15. E Player vs G Jones 1-0412001British ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
16. R Pert vs E Player  ½-½142001British ChampionshipD25 Queen's Gambit Accepted
17. E Player vs S Buckley ½-½172001British ChampionshipB25 Sicilian, Closed
18. R Eames vs E Player  ½-½622001British ChampionshipC18 French, Winawer
19. E Player vs B C Addison  ½-½112001British ChampionshipC28 Vienna Game
20. C Crouch vs E Player 1-0172001British ChampionshipD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
21. E Player vs L Trent  0-1562001British ChampionshipC28 Vienna Game
22. D E Rumens vs E Player  ½-½372001British ChampionshipC02 French, Advance
23. E Player vs A Hunt  ½-½422001British ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
24. J Anderson vs E Player  1-0232001British ChampionshipC18 French, Winawer
25. T Gavriel vs E Player  0-1202006Southend op-AA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 154  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-15-05  EmperorAtahualpa: Now this guy is a real player!
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  chancho: <EmperorAtahualpa> Actually he was a C player, before he got the hang of it. :)
Apr-22-06  midknightblue: Don't hate the player.
Nov-06-06  dakgootje: Lets make him player of the day
Nov-06-06  Karpova: I can c this player
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  technical draw: With that rating he is not a "C" player, more like an "A" or expert player.
Nov-06-06  mack: Yes, Ed has had all of these jokes and more over the years. Unfortunately he's a little more interested in cricket these days.
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  Phony Benoni: Years ago, I picked up a promotional issue of a self-produced magazine called "A Player's Journal". The editor stated that he was only a USCF Class B Player at the moment, but if he gained some more rating points he would change the name of the magazine to "A-Player's Journal."
Nov-19-06  Karpova: Why are there so many comments on this page? The guy was a C player at best...
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  whiteshark: Edmund, the Bavarian, C Player ?
Nov-15-07  Jim Bartle: His play improved, so he changed his name to Edmund B Player.
Nov-16-07  Poulsen: No no, he would like to improve, so now his name is Edmund Wanna B Player.

And he will improve - as we all do - and his tombstone will say: Here lies Edmund Once A Player

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  Eggman: You are all wrong: a cursory look at the list of his games him to be, again and again, an E Player.
Feb-20-08  sultanmir: Yes. Game lists show him as E Player. And yeah take a look at his game, he is definitely e4 player.
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  OhioChessFan: Spending all my nights
All my money going out on the town
Doing anything just to get you off of my mind
But when the morning comes
I'm right back where I started again
Trying to forget you is just a waste of time

Baby come back, any kind of fool could see
There was something in everything about you
Baby come back, you can blame it all on me
I was wrong, and I just can't live without you

All day long, wearing a mask of false bravado
Trying to keep up the smile that hides a tear
But as the sun goes down
I get that empty feeling again
How I wish to God that you were here

Baby come back, any kind of fool could see
There was something in everything about you
Baby come back, you can blame it all on me
I was wrong, and I just can't live without you

Now that I put it all together
Give me the chance to make you see
Have you used up all the love in your heart
Nothing left for me
Ain't there nothing left for me

Baby come back, any kind of fool could see
There was something in everything about you
Baby come back, listen, you can blame it all on me
I was wrong, and I just can't live without you

I was wrong, and I just can't live

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  whiteshark: Any relations to CD Player?
Nov-05-14  Aleman: Lack of comments on this player. He was indeed a good player as I remembered playing him a in a junior tournament many years ago in Staffordshire. I would have finish joint first with a victory, however Edmund was the better player on the day.
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  perfidious: As the late Ken Smith was wont to say of himself after dragging a poker pot, 'Whatta player!'

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