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Wouter Spoelman
Number of games in database: 333
Years covered: 2001 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2571 (2534 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2588

Overall record: +105 -85 =88 (53.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 55 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (33) 
    B90 B32 B63 B80 B78
 English (28) 
    A15 A13 A10 A11 A16
 Ruy Lopez (16) 
    C78 C91 C96 C67 C84
 French Defense (13) 
    C18 C11 C12 C10 C14
 English, 1 c4 e5 (13) 
    A28 A21 A20 A27 A26
 Nimzo Indian (13) 
    E20 E44 E32 E46 E56
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (61) 
    B47 B90 B51 B48 B40
 Slav (20) 
    D12 D11 D10 D16 D17
 Sicilian Najdorf (15) 
    B90 B94 B99 B92 B95
 Sicilian Taimanov (14) 
    B47 B48
 Queen's Pawn Game (11) 
    A46 A45 E10 E00 D02
 Queen's Indian (8) 
    E12 E15 E17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Spoelman vs A Bensdai, 2001 1-0
   Spoelman vs R Swinkels, 2011 1-0
   Spoelman vs M van der Werf, 2003 1-0
   Naiditsch vs Spoelman, 2010 0-1
   Spoelman vs Dgebuadze, 2009 1-0
   Spoelman vs S Ernst, 2013 1-0
   Zhaoqin Peng vs Spoelman, 2007 0-1
   Jonkman vs Spoelman, 2007 0-1
   T Willemze vs Spoelman, 2007 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Dutch Championship (2013)
   Dutch Championship (2011)
   Dutch Championship (2014)
   Corus Group C (2007)
   Corus Group C (2005)
   Amsterdam Chess Tournament (2006)
   Tata Steel Group B (2011)
   Groningen Chess Festival (2013)
   Bundesliga 2008/09 (2008)
   European Union Championship (2008)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)
   PRO Chess League KO Stage (2019)
   Bundesliga 2017/18 (2017)
   Pro Chess League (2018)
   PRO League Group Stage (2019)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Corus Group C 2005 by Tabanus
   2005 Corus (group C) by gauer

   🏆 Bundesliga 2018/19
   Buhmann vs Spoelman (Apr-07-19) 1/2-1/2
   Spoelman vs Kovalenko (Apr-06-19) 1/2-1/2
   D Lobzhanidze vs Spoelman (Mar-24-19) 1/2-1/2
   H M Klek vs Spoelman (Mar-23-19) 0-1, rapid
   Spoelman vs D Kollars (Mar-23-19) 1-0, rapid

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(born Jun-05-1990, 30 years old) Netherlands
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Grandmaster. In 2007 he won the Dutch under-20 Championship with 8.5/9.

Wikipedia article: Wouter Spoelman

Last updated: 2018-06-05 07:20:49

 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 333  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Spoelman vs J Lewis  1-0192001Bagneux it U16 Ecole d'EchecsC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
2. Spoelman vs A Bensdai 1-0142001Bagneux it U16 Ecole d'EchecsC55 Two Knights Defense
3. Spoelman vs H Gorissen  1-0532001NED-ch U14B32 Sicilian
4. Carlsen vs Spoelman 1-0332002EU-ch U12B23 Sicilian, Closed
5. Spoelman vs Carlsen  0-1252003Training match Norway - HollandB63 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack
6. Spoelman vs M van der Werf 1-0582003Essent OpenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
7. L'Ami vs Spoelman  ½-½592003Essent OpenB01 Scandinavian
8. Spoelman vs Glek 0-1332003Essent OpenC12 French, McCutcheon
9. Spoelman vs S Williams  1-0512003Hoogeveen Essent opC18 French, Winawer
10. Spoelman vs A Pridorozhni  ½-½58200420th Cappelle la GrandeC41 Philidor Defense
11. F van Harreveld vs Spoelman  0-1382004Dutch Team ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
12. Spoelman vs J Werle  0-1502004Dutch Team ChampionshipB56 Sicilian
13. Spoelman vs Kengis  1-0312004Paris-chB42 Sicilian, Kan
14. Brodsky vs Spoelman  0-1372004Hoogeveen Essent opA11 English, Caro-Kann Defensive System
15. S Feller vs Spoelman  0-1272004WYb14A45 Queen's Pawn Game
16. Spoelman vs L Pliester  ½-½652005Corus Group CB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. Spoelman vs J Wempe 1-0242005Corus Group CC18 French, Winawer
18. Jonkman vs Spoelman 0-1472005Corus Group CB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
19. Spoelman vs N Zhukova  ½-½592005Corus Group CC67 Ruy Lopez
20. V Georgiev vs Spoelman 1-0382005Corus Group CA45 Queen's Pawn Game
21. Spoelman vs E Alekseev  0-1472005Corus Group CB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
22. Bosboom-Lanchava vs Spoelman 1-0302005Corus Group CE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
23. Spoelman vs L'Ami  0-1332005Corus Group CB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. Negi vs Spoelman  ½-½562005Corus Group CB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
25. Spoelman vs M Bosboom  1-0312005Corus Group CB96 Sicilian, Najdorf
 page 1 of 14; games 1-25 of 333  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-05-07  Rubenus: He's the Dutch champion under 20 years old.
May-06-07  bystander: Wouter Spoelman was born on 5 June 1990. He became IM in 2006. He won the Dutch 2007 U-20 with 8,5/9!
Dec-08-07  bystander: Wouter Spoelman will play in Corus 2008 B-group. The only IM with 12 GM and one WGM. Very interesting group with amonst others Bracot and Short. Good luck Wouter.
Jan-17-08  BIDMONFA: Wouter Spoelman


Jul-20-10  Remizatorul: Nice pics gallery here...
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  GrahamClayton: Video of Spoelman giving a simul in 2008:

Jun-05-13  chesssalamander: Happy Birthday GM Spoelman!
Jan-06-14  PhilFeeley: Spoelman - Krasenkow, Hilversum 2009 is not here. Neiman & Afek comment on a missed win by white from the following position:

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They found 32. Re5 to be the winning move.

Sep-01-20  Llera: Didn't he ever play against his distante cousin Jonathan Speelman? So, isnt'it a Spoelman-Speelman game?

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