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Jean-Marc Degraeve
Number of games in database: 612
Years covered: 1985 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2530 (2488 rapid, 2444 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2602

Overall record: +230 -145 =209 (57.3%)*
   * 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 (135) 
    B30 B40 B22 B50 B52
 French Defense (64) 
    C02 C03 C05 C11 C07
 French Tarrasch (28) 
    C03 C05 C07 C09 C04
 Caro-Kann (23) 
    B13 B12 B14 B10
 Giuoco Piano (19) 
    C53 C50 C54
 Pirc (13) 
    B08 B07 B09
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (56) 
    B30 B32 B22 B33 B31
 King's Indian (33) 
    E97 E92 E67 E94 E70
 Queen's Pawn Game (28) 
    A46 A40 A41 D02 E00
 Modern Benoni (23) 
    A57 A56 A70 A60 A64
 Alekhine's Defense (22) 
    B04 B03 B02
 French Defense (16) 
    C00 C09 C07 C02 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
   Degraeve vs A Platel, 2012 1-0
   Degraeve vs M Richter, 2008 1-0
   I Bonoo vs Degraeve, 2005 0-1
   V Babula 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?]
   French Championship (1987)
   French Championship (1988)
   French Championship (2014)
   Cappelle la Grande (2009)
   28th Cappelle-la-Grande (2012)
   French Championship (1989)
   French Team Championship (2015)
   EUR-chT (Men) 14th (2003)
   French Team Championship (2013)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2000)
   European Championship (2001)
   Calvia Olympiad (2004)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   Bundesliga 2008/09 (2008)
   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, 50 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 25; games 1-25 of 612  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. J M Dubois vs Degraeve  ½-½181986FRA-chBC00 French Defense
4. Degraeve vs R Weill  1-0331986FRA-chBC55 Two Knights Defense
5. M Apicella vs Degraeve  1-0351986FRA-chBB30 Sicilian
6. Degraeve vs J M Kappler  1-0551986FRA-chBB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
7. C Abravanel vs Degraeve  ½-½161986FRA-chBC00 French Defense
8. Degraeve vs J R Koch ½-½271986FRA-chBB50 Sicilian
9. Lautier vs Degraeve 1-0361986FRA-chBE99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
10. Degraeve vs B Dieu  1-0411986FRA-chBC15 French, Winawer
11. Degraeve vs M Benoit  1-0401986FRA-chBB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
12. Degraeve vs J Corgeron  1-0721986FRA-chBB08 Pirc, Classical
13. M Litique vs Degraeve  0-1581986FRA-chBB22 Sicilian, Alapin
14. Vaisser vs Degraeve  1-0331987Cappelle op 3rdA69 Benoni, Four Pawns Attack, Main line
15. Stefansson vs Degraeve  1-0381987Wch U18B33 Sicilian
16. Degraeve vs Serper  0-1291987Wch U20C53 Giuoco Piano
17. Degraeve vs M G De Souza  0-1261987Wch U20C28 Vienna Game
18. R Barcenilla vs Degraeve 1-0371987Wch U20E81 King's Indian, Samisch
19. Degraeve vs M R Burgess  1-0321987Wch U20B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
20. Degraeve vs J M Kappler  0-1281987French ChampionshipC02 French, Advance
21. Degraeve vs P Cerisier  1-0411987French ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
22. Degraeve vs Lautier  0-1421987French ChampionshipB50 Sicilian
23. Degraeve vs A Haik  ½-½251987French ChampionshipB08 Pirc, Classical
24. G Andruet vs Degraeve  ½-½641987French ChampionshipE97 King's Indian
25. J Mohebbi vs Degraeve  0-1491987French ChampionshipE81 King's Indian, Samisch
 page 1 of 25; games 1-25 of 612  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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