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Roland Schmaltz
Number of games in database: 143
Years covered: 1990 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2449 (2467 rapid, 2537 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2548

Overall record: +47 -24 =40 (60.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 32 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (36) 
    B93 B58 B33 B72 B32
 Sicilian Najdorf (9) 
    B93 B90
 French Defense (8) 
    C00 C18 C19 C11
 Giuoco Piano (7) 
    C50 C53
 Caro-Kann (5) 
    B18 B12 B15 B17
 Sicilian Dragon (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (16) 
    E67 E91 E84 E61 E92
 Sicilian (12) 
    B42 B40 B43 B22 B84
 Philidor's Defense (8) 
 Sicilian Kan (7) 
    B42 B43
 English (6) 
    A15 A16 A10 A19
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A45 A40 E00 A46
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Schmaltz vs M Feygin, 2001 1-0
   Schmaltz vs Romanishin, 2001 1/2-1/2
   J Sarfati vs Schmaltz, 2005 1/2-1/2
   D Danlag vs Schmaltz, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bad Wiessee (2003)
   GER-ch (1997)
   Reykjavik Open (2004)
   102nd US Open (1956)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2005-6 Australian championship by gauer

   🏆 TCh-AUT 2015-16
   Schmaltz vs P Schreiner (Feb-26-16) 0-1
   O Bortnyk vs Schmaltz (Jan-04-16) 1/2-1/2
   Schmaltz vs A Choukri (Oct-14-15) 1-0, blitz
   Van Wely vs Schmaltz (Oct-14-15) 1-0, blitz
   J Carlstedt vs Schmaltz (Oct-14-15) 0-1, blitz

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(born Nov-15-1974, 47 years old) Germany

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Grandmaster (2001). Four time (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001) unofficial world bullet (1 minute) chess champion. His handle is Hawkeye on the Internet Chess Cafe. In 1994, he was the German Youth (under 20) chess champion. In 1998, he was the German Blitz Chess Champion. In 2004, he wrote "The Complete Chess Server Guide". He currently lives in Australia.

Wikipedia article: Roland Schmaltz

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Gaprindashvili vs Schmaltz  1-0211990Baden-Baden opE73 King's Indian
2. Geller vs Schmaltz 1-0531993Cappelle op 9thB06 Robatsch
3. Schmaltz vs Timoscenko  0-1331993Cappelle op 9thB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
4. Schmaltz vs M Pribyl  1-0661994Altensteig (Germany)B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
5. Schmaltz vs Bagirov 1-0381994Bad Mergentheim opA07 King's Indian Attack
6. Holger Marks vs Schmaltz  0-1271994Staufer OpenB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
7. Schmaltz vs Lanka  ½-½501994Staufer OpenB56 Sicilian
8. Schmaltz vs M Link  1-0581994Staufer OpenB42 Sicilian, Kan
9. F Zeller vs Schmaltz  ½-½411994Staufer OpenE90 King's Indian
10. Schmaltz vs F Haeussler  1-0271994Staufer OpenB40 Sicilian
11. I Bruch vs Schmaltz  0-1361994Staufer OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
12. C Gabriel vs Schmaltz  0-1401994Staufer OpenB07 Pirc
13. R Wiemer vs Schmaltz  1-0221994St. Ingbert OpenB07 Pirc
14. Schmaltz vs G Gross  1-0671994St. Ingbert OpenB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
15. Schmaltz vs B Watzke  1-0461994St. Ingbert OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
16. P Mohammadzadeh vs Schmaltz  0-1431994St. Ingbert OpenA40 Queen's Pawn Game
17. Schmaltz vs Claude Kaber  1-0241994St. Ingbert OpenB32 Sicilian
18. Schmaltz vs T Geyer  1-0341994St. Ingbert OpenC11 French
19. Nikitin vs Schmaltz  0-1411994St. Ingbert OpenB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
20. Schmaltz vs Lobron  0-1371995Bundesliga 9596B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
21. Schmaltz vs Smejkal  0-1291995ViernheimA07 King's Indian Attack
22. Schmaltz vs Z Ksieski  0-1381995Staufer OpenB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
23. Schmaltz vs C Wichmann  1-0201995Staufer OpenB07 Pirc
24. Schmaltz vs J Gheng  ½-½561995Staufer OpenB72 Sicilian, Dragon
25. Schmaltz vs K Bischoff  ½-½251995Staufer OpenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  MoonlitKnight: The four times unofficial bullet champion of the world has a really cool web page:
Dec-21-04  sandyobrien: <>; haha, this awesome.

<welcome... to the world of sex WHAT?
NO! NO! NO! NO!>

congradulations Roland, i'm officially a fan.

Jun-17-05  jonny: it's stupid
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: Happy Birthday to you! =)
Apr-02-08  timhortons: finger notes at icc 1. I WASTED ENOUGH TIME WITH CHESS, finally i understood there is more in life and so i switched to poker to waste another 17 years with another useless game. well at least these time i get paid for it
Apr-02-08  sallom89: blah... he changed to something worse that depend on luck :/
Apr-02-08  Strongest Force: Nakamura might have had something to do with Hawkeye leaving. :)
Apr-02-08  timhortons: he got the 2nd best rating in bullet but hes in poker for good now, at least hes earning money while playing unlike nak
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: Happy Birthday to you! =)
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: Happy Birthday to you, Roland Schmaltz !!
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: Roland, Happy Birthday! (are you the gunslinger from the Dark Towers?)
Mar-27-13  Jim Bartle: An overly Romantic player.
Nov-05-13  Cemoblanca: He currently lives (and plays online poker) in Australia.

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