de Vassal, Thibault   (FRA)       [FICGS member # 1]



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Thibault de Vassal


Last status : WCH starts on nov. 1st, 2018


Hello from France ! .. Birthdate 1973, April 13 (exactly 10 years after Garry Kasparov :)). I play correspondence chess since 2004, first because there is no chess club and no more players around there (Creuse, center of France). Have good games !


Thibault de Vassal has currently 0 running correspondence chess game(s), won 47, lost 40 and drawn 199 other games against an average elo of 2369, played advanced chess at fast time controls, now 0 running, 34 won, 34 lost, 72 drawn, plays big chess, now 8 running, 105 won, 25 lost, 15 drawn, plays Go (weiqi, baduk), now 2 running, 161 won, 227 lost, and plays poker texas holdem, now 38 running, 246 won, 169 lost, finally Thibault finished a total of 1374 games and is still playing a total of 48 games.



Correspondence chess statistics :

vs. Peter Shwimmer (2379) :   41%   (24 games, 1 wins, 5 losses)
vs. Herbert Kruse (2587) :   38%   (21 games, 0 wins, 5 losses)
vs. Marius Zubac (2287) :   64%   (14 games, 4 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Eros Riccio (2620) :   41%   (12 games, 0 wins, 2 losses)
vs. Wolfgang Utesch (2165) :   37%   (12 games, 0 wins, 3 losses)
vs. Wayne Lowrance (2049) :   29%   (12 games, 1 wins, 6 losses)
vs. Zbigniew Szczepanski (2464) :   59%   (11 games, 2 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Stephane Legrand (2479) :   40%   (10 games, 0 wins, 2 losses)
vs. Steven DuCharme (1362) :   100%   (10 games, 10 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Jeroen Van Assche (2508) :   33%   (9 games, 0 wins, 3 losses)


Advanced chess statistics :

vs. Scott Nichols (2295) :   47%   (38 games, 8 wins, 10 losses)
vs. Alvin Alcala (2489) :   46%   (15 games, 3 wins, 4 losses)
vs. Kamesh Nookala (2418) :   32%   (14 games, 1 wins, 6 losses)
vs. Wayne Lowrance (2368) :   50%   (12 games, 3 wins, 3 losses)
vs. Peter Marriott (2311) :   50%   (6 games, 2 wins, 2 losses)
vs. Sebastian Boehme (2195) :   40%   (5 games, 1 wins, 2 losses)
vs. Stephane Legrand (2197) :   80%   (5 games, 3 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Mauro Petrolo (2428) :   25%   (4 games, 0 wins, 2 losses)
vs. Garvin Gray (2353) :   75%   (4 games, 2 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Jimmy Huggins (2273) :   50%   (3 games, 0 wins, 0 losses)


Big chess statistics :

vs. Heinz-Georg Lehnhoff (2158) :   52%   (23 games, 8 wins, 7 losses)
vs. Stephane Legrand (2300) :   23%   (13 games, 2 wins, 9 losses)
vs. Luis Flores (2155) :   88%   (9 games, 8 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Yeturu Aahlad (2006) :   100%   (7 games, 7 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Xavier Pichelin (2182) :   12%   (4 games, 0 wins, 3 losses)
vs. Marek Skwarczylo (2170) :   62%   (4 games, 2 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Tom Kuge (2019) :   62%   (4 games, 2 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Timofey Denisov (1946) :   75%   (4 games, 3 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Janeen Walden (1829) :   66%   (3 games, 2 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Jose Maria Velasco (1687) :   66%   (3 games, 2 wins, 1 losses)


Go (weiqi, baduk) statistics :

vs. Daniel Xu (1524) :   8%   (24 games, 2 wins, 22 losses)
vs. Heinz-Georg Lehnhoff (2124) :   25%   (20 games, 5 wins, 15 losses)
vs. Laszlo Kis-Kos (1454) :   35%   (20 games, 7 wins, 13 losses)
vs. Yeturu Aahlad (1959) :   0%   (16 games, 0 wins, 16 losses)
vs. Sylvain Praz (1719) :   13%   (15 games, 2 wins, 13 losses)
vs. Don Groves (2289) :   57%   (14 games, 8 wins, 6 losses)
vs. Laurine Segur (1180) :   92%   (14 games, 13 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Nick Ioffe (1472) :   69%   (13 games, 9 wins, 4 losses)
vs. Jing Huang (1389) :   0%   (10 games, 0 wins, 10 losses)
vs. Claude Brisson (1961) :   30%   (10 games, 3 wins, 7 losses)


Poker holdem :

vs. Heinz-Georg Lehnhoff (2030) :   42%   (47 games, 20 wins, 27 losses)
vs. Nelson Bernal Varela (2315) :   39%   (46 games, 18 wins, 28 losses)
vs. Aleksey Payzansky (2198) :   57%   (26 games, 15 wins, 11 losses)
vs. Jason Repa (1866) :   65%   (20 games, 13 wins, 7 losses)
vs. Scott Nichols (2073) :   42%   (19 games, 8 wins, 11 losses)
vs. Lubos Fric (1970) :   87%   (16 games, 14 wins, 2 losses)
vs. Laurine Segur (1979) :   93%   (16 games, 15 wins, 1 losses)
vs. Stephane Legrand (2254) :   33%   (15 games, 5 wins, 10 losses)
vs. Yeturu Aahlad (2268) :   35%   (14 games, 5 wins, 9 losses)
vs. Herbert Kruse (2345) :   50%   (14 games, 7 wins, 7 losses)


Thibault de Vassal



Thibault's favorite game is : Chess

Style of play : Depends on the day...

Is Thibault addicted : Yes, definitely

Uses engines : Yes

Other games played : Go, poker holdem, Blokus

Favorite chess opening : French defence

Favorite chess player : Gary Kasparov

Languages spoken : English, French

City : Clermont-Ferrand

Club : FICGS

Mission : Connecting player

Interests : Movies, games, music...

Occupation : Webmaster

Favorite website : FICGS :)

Personal website : http://www.ficgs.com/blog/thibault

Favorite quote : Victory belongs to who wants it more!

Favorite movie : 2001, a space odyssey

Favorite music style : Electronic, classical, rock...




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Last messages by Thibault de Vassal in the forum :


Duda Demolishes Carlsen!    (2020-10-19 01:01:54)

This one I guess?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzoUVQh-l2g

Tough endgame, quite original one at least... (...)


please join...    (2020-10-09 21:55:45)

Steven, would you explain what this is about exactly? Is there any problem with the English Chess Federation? (...)


Stockfish 12, neural network    (2020-09-16 01:42:24)

By the way, if SF 11 finds these theoretical moves, it can find it kind of "luckily"... it does not mean with certainty that it finds it &qu (...)


bullet corrospondence    (2020-09-16 01:40:59)

Exactly... but I agree that the term "correspondence" may bring some confusion at the beginning :) (...)


Stockfish 12, neural network    (2020-09-03 22:20:33)

Now it tops CEGT rating lists, 40/40 and 40/4

http://www.cegt.net/40_40%20Rating%20List/40_40%20All%20Versions/rangliste.html&l (...)


Stockfish 12, neural network    (2020-09-03 00:09:24)

Stockfish 12 is available, and surprise surprise it includes NNUE (efficiently updatable neural network) out-of-the-box. It would be significantly str (...)


Thematic tournaments?    (2020-09-02 21:54:05)

Already two players in the waiting list for the current one... but I'll change it next time. (...)


Chess engines levels from 1985 to 2020    (2020-07-30 23:26:18)

Much better with the Youtube link ;)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wljgxS7tZVE (...)


HAPPY 60th...    (2020-07-30 23:25:32)

Heh, happy birthday Steven! (...)


Chess engines levels from 1985 to 2020    (2020-07-30 01:28:33)

What do you think about these elo estimations for chess engines, from Mephisto to DeepBlue, then AlphaZero and Stockfish, Komodo & so on? <br& (...)