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Frank Holzke
Number of games in database: 225
Years covered: 1988 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2476
Highest rating achieved in database: 2589

Overall record: +69 -59 =96 (52.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (32) 
    B97 B42 B81 B99 B43
 French Defense (12) 
    C05 C07 C03 C10
 French Tarrasch (11) 
    C05 C07 C03
 Ruy Lopez (10) 
    C67 C78 C99 C93 C63
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B97 B99 B90 B94 B96
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B18 B17
With the Black pieces:
 Grunfeld (21) 
    D85 D72 D91 D82 D87
 Ruy Lopez (20) 
    C80 C78 C82 C77 C83
 French Defense (15) 
    C11 C05 C07 C01 C02
 Ruy Lopez, Open (13) 
    C80 C82 C83 C81
 Slav (13) 
    D17 D10 D12 D19 D18
 English, 1 c4 c5 (12) 
    A33 A35 A39 A38 A30
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Kasparov vs Holzke, 1988 0-1
   R Pruijssers vs Holzke, 2009 0-1
   W So vs Holzke, 2009 0-1
   Kalinitschew vs Holzke, 2005 0-1
   A Giri vs Holzke, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Corus Group C (2009)
   London Chess Classic Open (2012)
   Hastings 2011/12 (2011)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2005)
   Politiken Cup (2007)
   Bundesliga 2007/08 (2007)
   European Championship (2010)
   European Championship (2012)
   European Championship (2007)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2006)
   European Championship (2013)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)

   🏆 European Championship
   H Vedder vs Holzke (May-16-13) 1/2-1/2
   Holzke vs Z Tomazini (May-15-13) 1-0
   E Kanter vs Holzke (May-14-13) 1-0
   Holzke vs E Zude (May-13-13) 1/2-1/2
   K Nikolaidis vs Holzke (May-11-13) 0-1

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(born Jul-08-1971, 50 years old) Germany

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 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 225  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kasparov vs Holzke 0-1301988SimulB07 Pirc
2. I Stohl vs Holzke  ½-½271989Biel MTO opE08 Catalan, Closed
3. E Dumitrache vs Holzke  ½-½391990Spring opC07 French, Tarrasch
4. Holzke vs Barsov  ½-½301990Spring opC05 French, Tarrasch
5. Holzke vs J Ambroz  ½-½301991Muenster opC03 French, Tarrasch
6. Holzke vs Leko  ½-½421991NettetalD97 Grunfeld, Russian
7. Smejkal vs Holzke  ½-½261992Porz Citroen-CupA38 English, Symmetrical
8. Vaganian vs Holzke  1-0381992Citroen-CupE60 King's Indian Defense
9. G Grigore vs Holzke 1-0311993CologneD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
10. Kharlov vs Holzke  1-0221993Porz Citroen-CupA48 King's Indian
11. Holzke vs H Teske  ½-½271993Porz Citroen-CupB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
12. Holzke vs F Prescha  1-0561996Bundesliga2-West 1996/97B65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
13. Holzke vs Golubev ½-½361996Senden Masters opB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
14. J Ye vs Holzke  1-0561996Groningen openC05 French, Tarrasch
15. Blatny vs Holzke  ½-½641997GroningenA15 English
16. S Berndt vs Holzke  ½-½301998Bundesliga 1998/99C11 French
17. Holzke vs R Tischbierek  ½-½651998Bundesliga 1998/99B68 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 9...Be7
18. Holzke vs Yusupov  ½-½161999Bundesliga 1999/00C43 Petrov, Modern Attack
19. Van Wely vs Holzke  ½-½381999Bundesliga 1998/99D85 Grunfeld
20. P K Wells vs Holzke  ½-½271999Bundesliga 1998/99D85 Grunfeld
21. Holzke vs P Enders  ½-½301999Bundesliga 1998/99B69 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 11.Bxf6
22. Holzke vs T Heinemann  ½-½211999Bundesliga 1998/99B99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
23. Holzke vs Sadler  0-1421999Bundesliga 1998/99B99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
24. H Proehl vs Holzke  1-0391999Bundesliga 1998/99C05 French, Tarrasch
25. Holzke vs A Lauber  0-1461999Bundesliga 1998/99B33 Sicilian
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 225  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-15-09  BIDMONFA: Frank Holzke


Jan-26-09  midnightsun88: Wow this German guy upset Wesley in a hair raisig game..I remember that it is another German that beat Wesley last year-Arik Braun.The Germans were Wesley's kryptonite!Long live Germany!
Jan-26-09  SugarDom: Thank you midnightsun88 for saying the Germans are the kryptonites and therefore the villain to Wesley's Superman...

that's really idioronic of you...

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  wordfunph: happy birthday to GM Wesley So's kryptonite --- GM Holzke!
Jun-01-14  GumboGambit: On the whole, quite a dangerous player, particularly with Black, as he has upset Kasparov, So, Giri, and Georgiev.

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