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Conrad Holt
Number of games in database: 225
Years covered: 2008 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2549 (2548 rapid, 2586 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2592

Overall record: +58 -40 =32 (56.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 95 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (27) 
    E32 E34 E39
 King's Indian (17) 
    E90 E70
 Slav (17) 
    D15 D19 D11 D18 D16
 Queen's Gambit Declined (15) 
    D31 D37 D38 D36 D06
 Grunfeld (12) 
    D97 D83 D96
 Modern Benoni (5) 
    A70 A56 A59
With the Black pieces:
 Slav (39) 
    D17 D10 D13 D19 D12
 French Defense (39) 
    C03 C11 C18 C01 C07
 French Tarrasch (14) 
    C03 C07
 French (10) 
    C11 C00
 French Winawer (8) 
    C18 C15 C17 C16
 King's Indian Attack (7) 
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   C Holt vs L Milman, 2011 1-0
   S Gaffagan vs C Holt, 2011 0-1
   C Holt vs K F Kiewra, 2011 1-0
   C Holt vs S Shankland, 2015 1-0
   S Low vs C Holt, 2012 0-1
   Z Izoria vs C Holt, 2013 0-1
   Bryce Tiglon vs C Holt, 2017 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   U.S. Junior Championship (2011)
   41st Annual World Open (2013)
   US Chess Championship (2013)
   Berkeley International (2011)
   USA Junior Championship (2010)
   US Open (2015)
   US Championship (2015)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)
   39th World Open (2011)
   38th World Open (2010)
   World Junior Championship (2012)
   PRO Chess League KO Stage (2019)
   Millionaire Chess (2015)
   Millionaire Chess (2014)
   Pro Chess League (2018)

   🏆 PRO Chess League KO Stage
   Di Zhang vs C Holt (Mar-20-19) 0-1, rapid
   C Holt vs Zhao Jun (Mar-20-19) 1-0, rapid
   C Holt vs Wang Yue (Mar-20-19) 0-1, rapid
   Yu Yangyi vs C Holt (Mar-20-19) 0-1, rapid
   C Holt vs C Henriquez Villagra (Mar-13-19) 0-1, rapid

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(born Jul-09-1993, 27 years old) United States of America

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Holt became a FIDE Master in 2009 and an IM in 2011 and in 2012, he was awarded the GM title. Holt placed fifth in the US Chess Championship (2013) in his first participation in the national championship, thereby gaining qualification to the 2013 World Cup, in which he was eliminated in the first round by Russian super-GM Nikita Vitiugov. He has played on the Dallas Destiny team.

Wikipedia article: Conrad Holt

References: (1) , (2)

Last updated: 2019-03-30 10:16:46

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 225  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Holt vs J Donaldson  ½-½562008Stillwater Winter FIDED18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
2. C Holt vs D Aaron 1-0252008US Cadet ChampionshipD19 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
3. C Holt vs F Berry 1-0122008Kansas OpenA52 Budapest Gambit
4. C Holt vs J Stocek  ½-½76201038th World OpenE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
5. B G Smith vs C Holt  0-139201038th World OpenC03 French, Tarrasch
6. C Holt vs E Najer 1-041201038th World OpenD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
7. C Holt vs Stripunsky 0-172201038th World OpenD06 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. F Vallejo Pons vs C Holt 1-034201038th World OpenC03 French, Tarrasch
9. M Amanov vs C Holt  ½-½65201038th World OpenD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. M Neubauer vs C Holt  1-042201038th World OpenA09 Reti Opening
11. C Holt vs T Hughes ½-½192010USA Junior ChampionshipE90 King's Indian
12. D Yang vs C Holt  1-0442010USA Junior ChampionshipD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. C Holt vs E Rosen 0-1272010USA Junior ChampionshipE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
14. S Zierk vs C Holt  1-0402010USA Junior ChampionshipC01 French, Exchange
15. C Holt vs Robson  ½-½302010USA Junior ChampionshipE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
16. C Holt vs P Zhao  1-0352010USA Junior ChampionshipD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
17. W Harper vs C Holt 0-1422010USA Junior ChampionshipE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
18. C Holt vs J Bryant 0-1342010USA Junior ChampionshipE90 King's Indian
19. S Shankland vs C Holt 1-0272010USA Junior ChampionshipD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
20. J Gutman vs C Holt  0-1262011Berkeley InternationalD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
21. C Holt vs M Panchanathan 0-1332011Berkeley InternationalE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
22. C Holt vs L Milman 1-0292011Berkeley InternationalE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
23. S Gaffagan vs C Holt 0-1192011Berkeley InternationalC03 French, Tarrasch
24. S Erenburg vs C Holt  1-0662011Berkeley InternationalC03 French, Tarrasch
25. D Kuljasevic vs C Holt  0-1612011Berkeley InternationalD18 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Dutch
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  pawn to QB4: just been watching him play GM Antonio at blitz for a score of about 25 - 5. Speed of thought is amazing.
Aug-02-12  belgradegambit: Just won his first round game at the World Junior Championship.
May-04-13  BIDMONFA: Conrad Holt

HOLT, Conrad

Apr-25-14  hudapri: Possibly the account Conrad93?
May-29-14  Grog: <hudapri: Possibly the account Conrad93?> That's not his account. It's some other bloke apparently with the same first name born in the same year.
May-30-14  Wyatt Gwyon: Conrad93 didn't know the en passant rule until a few months ago. Seriously. So no.
Apr-01-15  jtd200: Nice draw on Naka, Conrad!
Apr-01-15  AsosLight: What draw? The pure man had a winning position and then finally collapsed. The Japanese proved too strong for the redneck to the "american" championship.
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  perfidious: <AsosLight> We do not need such ignorance and pure hatred as you have displayed in your post.
Apr-01-15  AsosLight: So are you self appointed judge? Great, you can finally make something more than drinking beer in front of the cable Mr Al Bundy.
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  perfidious: <Asholight: So are you self appointed judge?>

Someone needs to call you out on the evident racial vitriol of your posts, as you have displayed on other occasions, regarding Kasparov.

<Great, you can finally make something more than drinking beer in front of the cable Mr Al Bundy.>

Beer's not my bag, thank you very much.

Now go back to sleep like a good boy, collect your pat on the head for serving as a shill for prejudice and all will be well.

Apr-02-15  AsosLight: Lose attitude and learn chess. Then you can probably play to the "american" championship. Everyone is welcomed except the Indians. Those are the ones they exterminated.
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  perfidious: <Asholight: Lose attitude and learn chess....>

Sound advice you would do well to heed.

<Then you can probably play to the "american" championship. Everyone is welcomed except the Indians. Those are the ones they exterminated.>

Thank you for another lovely dose of bigotry.

Apr-02-15  dumbgai: What in the world...?

Pretty sure <jtd200> was making an April Fool's joke about C Holt vs Nakamura, 2015 (either that or mistaken about the result).

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  Fusilli: <Asholight: Lose attitude and learn chess....>

<perfidious> is a fine player, which we know because he discloses who he is. If you are going to remain anonymous, the least you can do is behave respectfully.

There is a name for those who use offensive language and insults on the internet anonymously: here (in "America") we call them cowards.

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"Chieftain Iffucan of Azcan in caftan
Of tan with henna hackles, Holt!"

- Wallace Stevens

Apr-09-15  bbking689: Congrats on beating So!!!!! Have to admit that So was playing so-so.
Jul-09-15  waustad: Happy birthday!
Jul-09-15  Birthday Boy: Happy Birthday! Conrad Holt!
Mar-30-19  JohnBoy: Has Holt retired from classical play?
Premium Chessgames Member
  Fusilli: <JohnBoy> What makes you suspect that? There are plenty of 2018 games in this database, and it is likely incomplete.
Mar-30-19  parmetd: Because he disappeared.
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Yes, indeed: User: Conrad93
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  Fusilli: <whiteshark> I don't think that was ever confirmed, and in fact it seemed unlikely that the user Conrad93 was Holt. See older posts below.

Holt is a strong player, and Conrad93's posts often seemed to come from a, well, not-so-strong one.

Besides, if Holt wanted to post obnoxious stuff anonymously on a website, would he choose a username that gave him away?

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  whiteshark: <Fusilli> Yeah, I think you're right about that, but I kind of thought it was funny.

"I am here to learn."

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