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Sebastian Siebrecht
Number of games in database: 318
Years covered: 1990 to 2015
Last FIDE rating: 2429 (2430 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2508

Overall record: +115 -109 =92 (50.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (22) 
    A46 D02 A40 A41 E10
 King's Indian (21) 
    E60 E77 E73 E90 E94
 Slav (13) 
    D15 D10 D12 D19 D11
 English (13) 
    A15 A13 A11 A10 A14
 Semi-Slav (12) 
    D45 D43 D46 D47 D44
 English, 1 c4 e5 (11) 
    A28 A22 A20 A23
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (51) 
    B42 B43 B27 B40 B22
 Sicilian Kan (30) 
    B42 B43 B41
 King's Indian (11) 
    E60 E63 E77 E67 E62
 Robatsch (10) 
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    A40 E10 A46 A45 D00
 English, 1 c4 e5 (9) 
    A20 A29 A26 A22
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Siebrecht vs Timman, 2006 1/2-1/2
   H Vatter vs S Siebrecht, 2011 0-1
   S Siebrecht vs G Semmler, 2001 1-0
   Vogt vs S Siebrecht, 2001 1/2-1/2
   S Siebrecht vs A Ohse, 2011 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   82nd German Chess Championship (2011)
   Reykjavik Open (2009)
   Tata Steel Group C (2011)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2006)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2005)
   6th European Individual Championship (2005)
   European Club Cup (2005)
   Bundesliga 2010/11 (2010)
   Gibraltar (2010)
   Bundesliga 2012/13 (2012)
   European Club Cup (2009)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)
   European Club Cup (2008)
   European Individual Championship (2007)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)

   🏆 Bundesliga 2014/15
   S Siebrecht vs C Renner (Apr-12-15) 1-0
   M Womacka vs S Siebrecht (Apr-11-15) 1-0
   S Siebrecht vs Efimenko (Mar-15-15) 1/2-1/2
   S Siebrecht vs J van Foreest (Mar-14-15) 1/2-1/2
   S Siebrecht vs D Hausrath (Feb-01-15) 1/2-1/2

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(born Apr-16-1973, 47 years old) Germany

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GM Sebastian Siebrecht. He won the Chess960 in Baden-Baden in August 2010.

Wikipedia article: Sebastian Siebrecht

 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 318  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Ambroz vs S Siebrecht  1-0381990Muenster opB30 Sicilian
2. Van der Wiel vs S Siebrecht  ½-½591992Leeuwarden opB06 Robatsch
3. S Siebrecht vs A Horsmann 1-091993HamburgA44 Old Benoni Defense
4. Balashov vs S Siebrecht  1-0491993DortmundB06 Robatsch
5. S Siebrecht vs Michael Drzasga  1-0311993Dortmund op-AD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. D Kolbus vs S Siebrecht  ½-½221994Elekes memA10 English
7. S Siebrecht vs Silman  ½-½301994Budapest FS02 GMB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
8. G Welling vs S Siebrecht  ½-½381997NRW leagueA07 King's Indian Attack
9. S Williams vs S Siebrecht  0-1201997CardiffD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
10. G Timoshchenko vs S Siebrecht  1-0231997Berliner Sommer 15thB06 Robatsch
11. S Siebrecht vs Barsov  0-1471998BL2-W 9899A00 Uncommon Opening
12. T Jung vs S Siebrecht  0-1341999BL2-West9900B42 Sicilian, Kan
13. S Siebrecht vs S Balster  ½-½422000BL2-West9900B40 Sicilian
14. S Siebrecht vs Adalbert Seibert  1-0322000Ruhrhalbinsel Open 15thD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. A Graf vs S Siebrecht 1-0412000German Chess ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
16. S Siebrecht vs C Scheerer  0-1502000GER-chD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
17. Vogt vs S Siebrecht  ½-½832001Bundesliga-2 West 2000/B42 Sicilian, Kan
18. S Siebrecht vs D Lobzhanidze  ½-½362001Cappelle la GrandeE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
19. G Kacheishvili vs S Siebrecht  1-0312001Cappelle la GrandeA80 Dutch
20. H Grund vs S Siebrecht 1-0252001BL2-West 0001B40 Sicilian
21. S Siebrecht vs P Sammut Briffa  1-0412001Bad WoerishofenE60 King's Indian Defense
22. M Emami vs S Siebrecht  0-1272001Bad WoerishofenA04 Reti Opening
23. S Siebrecht vs G Semmler 1-0212001Bad WoerishofenC41 Philidor Defense
24. A Sokolov vs S Siebrecht 1-0152001Bad WoerishofenB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
25. S Siebrecht vs G Ballon  1-0432001Bad WoerishofenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 13; games 1-25 of 318  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  whiteshark: Grandmaster title approved to him at the 79th FIDE Congress which was held 16-26 November 2008 in Dresden, Germany Herzlichen Glückwunsch!
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  wordfunph: Happy birthday GM Siebrecht, a new GM on the block!
Apr-16-09  jon01: There's a cool picture of him from Reykjavik Open blitz tournament.

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: And here is a cool game :)

[Event "Bad Woerishofen"]
[Date "2005.03.10"]
[Round "8"]
[White "Siebrecht, Sebastian"]
[Black "Postny, Evgeny"]
[Result "1-0"]
[WhiteElo "2408"]
[BlackElo "2557"]

1. c4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 b6 4. a3 Ba6 5. Qc2 Bb7 6. Nc3 c5 7. e4 cxd4 8. Nxd4 Bc5 9. Nf3 Nc6 10. Bd3 Qb8 11. Bg5 Ng4 12. Bh4 O-O 13. Bg3 Bd6 14. e5 Ncxe5 15. Bxh7+ Kh8 16. O-O-O f5 17. Bg6 Nxc4 18. Rd4 Rf6 19. Bh5 Bxf3 20. gxf3 Nge5 21. f4 Nxa3 22. bxa3 Nc6 23. Rd2 Bxa3+ 24. Kb1 Qf8 25. Ka1 Rc8 26. Na2 Na5 27. Qa4 d5 28. Be2 Rf7 29. Ba6 Rcc7 30. Bh4 Be7 31. Bxe7 Rfxe7 32. Re1 Nc4 33. Bxc4 Rxc4 34. Qa3 Qf6+ 35. Qb2 Qh4 36. Rd4 Rc5 37. Nb4 Ra5+ 38. Kb1 Rb5 39. Qe2 a6 40. Ka2 e5 41. Nc6 e4 42. Nxe7 Qxe7 43. Qh5+ Kg8 44. Re3 Ra5+ 45. Kb2 Rb5+ 46. Kc2 Qc7+ 47. Rc3 Rc5 48. Qh3 Qxf4 49. Rxc5 Qxf2+ 50. Kb3 bxc5 51. Rxd5 c4+ 52. Kxc4 Qc2+ 53. Kb4 a5+ 54. Rxa5 Qd2+ 55. Qc3 Qd6+ 56. Qc5 Qd2+ 57. Kb5 Qb2+ 58. Kc6 Qf6+ 59. Kd7 g6 60. Qe5 Kf7 61. Qe8+ Kg7 62. Qe7+ Qxe7+ 63. Kxe7 Kh6 64. Kf6 Kh5 65. Ke5 Kg4 66. Ra3 1-0

Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Winner of Chess960 Baden-Baden (Germany) 13-20 August 2010:

Jan-13-11  BIDMONFA: Sebastian Siebrecht

SIEBRECHT, Sebastian

Premium Chessgames Member
  OhioChessFan: Is Tata Steel a step forward in the quality of opposition he's faced?
Oct-22-12  waustad: He's been the opponent of two players who have been caught cheating. See:


It is also interesting that the most famous player involved in a cheating event was also called Sebastian. The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune:

Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: He was just disqualified, German B league, for using an engine through his cell phone.
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <H#M> U R kiddin, right?
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: its over at chessbase. He was in the loo too many times, and the TD asked him to hand over his cell phone.
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <H#M> You mixed it with his opponent. Dets here: S Siebrecht vs F Bindrich, 2012

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