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Jean-Marc Degraeve
Number of games in database: 647
Years covered: 1985 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2530 (2488 rapid, 2444 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2602

Overall record: +241 -154 =224 (57.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 28 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (143) 
    B30 B40 B22 B50 B52
 French Defense (67) 
    C02 C03 C05 C07 C11
 French Tarrasch (28) 
    C03 C05 C07 C09 C04
 Caro-Kann (23) 
    B13 B12 B14 B10
 Giuoco Piano (20) 
    C53 C50 C54
 French (13) 
    C11 C10 C12 C13
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (63) 
    B32 B30 B22 B33 B31
 King's Indian (37) 
    E97 E92 E67 E70 E61
 Queen's Pawn Game (29) 
    A46 A40 A41 D02 E00
 Modern Benoni (23) 
    A57 A70 A56 A65 A64
 Alekhine's Defense (22) 
    B04 B03 B02
 French Defense (16) 
    C00 C09 C02 C07 C10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Degraeve vs J Tomczak, 2006 1-0
   Degraeve vs R Pogorelov, 1992 1-0
   Degraeve vs J P Boudre, 1987 1-0
   Lautier vs Degraeve, 2005 0-1
   I Bonoo vs Degraeve, 2005 0-1
   Degraeve vs A Platel, 2012 1-0
   Degraeve vs M Richter, 2008 1-0
   V Babula Sr vs Degraeve, 2000 1/2-1/2
   E Prie vs Degraeve, 1997 1/2-1/2
   Degraeve vs A Marechal, 2001 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Metz Open (2001)
   French Championship (1987)
   French Championship (1988)
   French Championship (2014)
   Cappelle-la-Grande Open (2009)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   French Championship (1989)
   French Team Championship (2015)
   European Team Championship (2003)
   French Team Championship (2013)
   European Championship (2001)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2000)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   Calvia Olympiad (2004)
   Pro Chess League (2018)

   🏆 Pro Chess League
   Degraeve vs Lenderman (Feb-24-18) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   Degraeve vs Yu Yangyi (Feb-24-18) 0-1, rapid
   Nakamura vs Degraeve (Feb-24-18) 1-0, rapid
   Degraeve vs Caruana (Feb-24-18) 0-1, rapid
   F Perez Ponsa vs Degraeve (Feb-24-18) 0-1, rapid

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(born Jan-26-1971, 51 years old) France

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Born in 1971 in Tourcoing. In 1987 he won the French junior championship. In 2003 he won the medal 'de la jeunesse et des sports'. Degreave defended the honour of France in various national matches, among others at the Olympiads.

Wikipedia article: Jean-Marc Degraeve

Last updated: 2018-07-23 06:06:53

 page 1 of 27; games 1-25 of 672  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Degraeve vs V Studer  1-0451985Bagneux opB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
2. P Horn vs Degraeve  1-0471985Bagneux opC15 French, Winawer
3. C Abravanel vs Degraeve  ½-½161986FRA-chBC00 French Defense
4. Degraeve vs R Weill  1-0331986FRA-chBC55 Two Knights Defense
5. M Litique vs Degraeve  0-1581986FRA-chBB22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. Degraeve vs J M Kappler  1-0551986FRA-chBB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
7. Degraeve vs J Koch ½-½271986FRA-chBB50 Sicilian
8. Degraeve vs B Dieu  1-0411986FRA-chBC15 French, Winawer
9. Lautier vs Degraeve 1-0361986FRA-chBE99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
10. Degraeve vs M Benoit  1-0401986FRA-chBB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
11. M Apicella vs Degraeve  1-0351986FRA-chBB30 Sicilian
12. Degraeve vs J Corgeron  1-0721986FRA-chBB08 Pirc, Classical
13. J M Dubois vs Degraeve  ½-½181986FRA-chBC00 French Defense
14. Vaisser vs Degraeve  1-0331987Cappelle op 3rdA69 Benoni, Four Pawns Attack, Main line
15. Stefansson vs Degraeve  1-0381987Wch U16B33 Sicilian
16. Degraeve vs Serper  0-1291987World Junior ChampionshipC53 Giuoco Piano
17. C Daly vs Degraeve  0-1391987World Junior ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
18. R Barcenilla vs Degraeve 1-0371987World Junior ChampionshipE81 King's Indian, Samisch
19. J Paz vs Degraeve  0-1421987World Junior ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
20. Degraeve vs M G De Souza  0-1271987World Junior ChampionshipC28 Vienna Game
21. Degraeve vs T Kokkila  ½-½181987World Junior ChampionshipC02 French, Advance
22. K Ninov vs Degraeve  1-0271987World Junior ChampionshipE67 King's Indian, Fianchetto
23. Degraeve vs M R Burgess  1-0321987World Junior ChampionshipB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
24. J Gdanski vs Degraeve  1-0271987World Junior ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
25. Degraeve vs I Sokolov  ½-½591987World Junior ChampionshipC02 French, Advance
 page 1 of 27; games 1-25 of 672  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  WTHarvey: Here are some puzzles from the games of Degraeve not shown here.
Premium Chessgames Member Here's a challenge for any biography author who feels particularly motivated: if you see a Player-of-the-Day who does not have a biography, do a little research and add one. The chess world will sing your praises forever.
Feb-19-05  aw1988: ...except those with laryngitis (sp?).
Jul-25-05  rexeterna: <aw1988> Spelling correct.
Jul-25-05  weary willy: From biography: <He defended the honour of France in various national matches>

No cheese-eating surrender monkey then

Jul-25-05  Phaethon: Hey willy, isnt that a tad stereotypical? I have quite a few french friends who wouldnt appreciate that and niether do I.
Premium Chessgames Member
  BishopofBlunder: I know a few monkeys who might take offense, as well.
Jul-25-05  EmperorAtahualpa: That cheese is great though. :)
Jul-25-05  TruthHurts: <weary willy> no, that is for us army in vietnam lol.
Jul-26-05  Phaethon: no truth, thats murdering cheese eating surrender monkeys
Jan-26-06  BIDMONFA: Jean-Marc Degraeve


Jul-04-08  gambitfan: A French player !

Not so many compatriots on this site !

Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Adina-Maria Hamdouchi (Adina Maria Bogza) vs. Jean-Marc Degraeve: @ 15th Saint-Affrique International Open, 2007
Jan-26-09  WhiteRook48: that's a weird last name
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Happy Birthday!
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: The paths of glory lead but to Degraeve.
Nov-12-18  posoo: Dis man looks like a tiger?

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