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Nicolai Vesterbaek Pedersen
Number of games in database: 205
Years covered: 1991 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2384 (2352 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2528

Overall record: +64 -56 =75 (52.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 10 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (14) 
    E32 E29 E39 E34 E38
 Sicilian (11) 
 King's Indian (9) 
    E92 E73 E83 E61 E81
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (8) 
    D27 D26 D22
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D35 D38 D31 D30
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D85 D94 D86 D80
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (19) 
    C67 C60 C65 C78 C92
 Queen's Indian (15) 
    E15 E12 E17
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A46 D02 A45
 English (8) 
    A13 A17 A15 A18 A19
 Two Knights (7) 
    C55 C57 C58
 Nimzo Indian (5) 
    E46 E32 E44
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Ruck vs N V Pedersen, 2005 1/2-1/2
   N V Pedersen vs Fier, 2004 1-0
   R Ruck vs N V Pedersen, 2003 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Danish Championship (2006)
   Danish Championship (2003)
   Bled Olympiad (2002)
   European Club Cup (2005)
   European Championship (2003)
   Calvia Olympiad (2004)
   European Club Cup (2006)
   European Championship (2013)
   European Championship (2008)
   29th Cappelle-la-Grande (2013)
   European Club Cup (2013)
   European Club Cup (2016)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   J Ahvenjarvi vs N V Pedersen (Nov-12-16) 1/2-1/2
   S C Gundogan vs N V Pedersen (Nov-11-16) 0-1
   N V Pedersen vs L Dek (Nov-10-16) 1-0
   K S Liodakis vs N V Pedersen (Nov-09-16) 0-1
   K Lambrechts vs N V Pedersen (Nov-08-16) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jun-27-1977, 44 years old) Denmark

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Nicolai Vesterbaek Pedersen was born June 27, 1977. He learned chess at age 7 and, after playing competitively for many years, finally broke through in 2002 by winning the Kavala Open in Greece. In doing so he achieved his first GM-norm, and later that year, he made a second norm in his first Olympiad showing. These achievements made him "Danish Chess Player of the Year 2002."

He would also represent Denmark in the Olympiad in 2004. He won the Gent Open in 2004 and was third in the 2005 Nordic Championships, but has yet to secure his final GM-norm.

 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 205  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. L B Rasmussen vs N V Pedersen  0-1651991Aarhus International OpenC53 Giuoco Piano
2. G Fornari vs N V Pedersen  1-0281991Aarhus International OpenC53 Giuoco Piano
3. M Sorensen vs N V Pedersen 1-0551991Aarhus Festuge IMC55 Two Knights Defense
4. M Boe vs N V Pedersen  1-0291992AarhusA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
5. D Sermek vs N V Pedersen  1-0371993Groningen OpenC55 Two Knights Defense
6. N V Pedersen vs Murey  0-1591993Groningen OpenB22 Sicilian, Alapin
7. N V Pedersen vs Psakhis  0-1351994Peer GyntB22 Sicilian, Alapin
8. N V Pedersen vs D V Pedersen  ½-½141994DK candidatesC53 Giuoco Piano
9. V Jensen vs N V Pedersen  1-0301995Ch CityC30 King's Gambit Declined
10. S Sogaard vs N V Pedersen  ½-½411995Ch CityC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
11. T Christensen vs N V Pedersen  1-0261995DEN Team Ch 9596E76 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack
12. U Vinter-Schou vs N V Pedersen  ½-½471996Aarhus (Denmark)C55 Two Knights Defense
13. N V Pedersen vs L Karlsson 0-191996HallsdallC17 French, Winawer, Advance
14. J Rowson vs N V Pedersen  1-0461996DEN-chJD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. E Cormos vs N V Pedersen  0-1331996Wch U20C57 Two Knights
16. N V Pedersen vs S Williams 0-1381998Nordre EfteraarA96 Dutch, Classical Variation
17. N V Pedersen vs E van den Doel  1-0302000Abihome OpenD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
18. Fressinet vs N V Pedersen  1-0352000Abihome OpenC67 Ruy Lopez
19. N V Pedersen vs S Vysochin  1-0472000Abihome OpenD94 Grunfeld
20. N V Pedersen vs I Orsher  1-0602001FSIMB JulyD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. S Balster vs N V Pedersen  ½-½112001FSIMB JulyE15 Queen's Indian
22. N V Pedersen vs J Boguszlavszkij  1-0372001FSIMB JulyD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. N V Pedersen vs S D Sigfusson  1-0292001FSIMB JulyD85 Grunfeld
24. Z Dub vs N V Pedersen  0-1602001FSIMB JulyE12 Queen's Indian
25. N V Pedersen vs L Eperjesi  1-0282001FSIMB JulyE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 205  PGN Download
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Apr-22-06  BIDMONFA: Nicolai Vesterbaek Pedersen

PEDERSEN, Nicolai V. _

Jul-30-09  BIDMONFA: Nicolai Vesterbaek Pedersen

Game opening MonfĂ  in Open Balaguer 2009

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2nd place yesterday in Copenhagen Chess Challenge 2010:

May-03-10  twinlark: Tab - is that another GM norm for Pedersen?
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  Tabanus: Picture:

<twinlark> No, he did not meet the three required GM's and too low perf. anyway (2462).

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