Dutch chess player. He qualified for the title of Grandmaster in 2021. Warmerdam earned his FIDE Master title in 2015, followed by the International Master title in 2018. After qualifying through the "top nine-round event" at the 2019 Tata Steel Chess Tournament,Warmerdam was invited to compete at the Tata Steel Challengers in 2020. He placed 12th with 4.5/13 (+2 -6 =5).
From 3 to 7 January 2021, Warmerdam participated in the Vergani Cup. He scored 7/9 to take first place, half-a-point clear of the rest of the field. In this process, he earned his third grandmaster norm. During the tournament, he defeated the eventual winner David Anton Guijarro with the black pieces.Later in January, he acted as second to Jorden van Foreest in the 83rd Tata Steel Masters. When the interrupted Candidates Tournament resumed in April 2021, Warmerdam was a second to Anish Giri.
In August 2021, Warmerdam finished clear first in the Guimaraes Open with 8/9 (+7 -0 =2), half-a-point ahead of Hans Niemann, Guillaume Lamard, and Stamatis Kourkoulos Arditis.
Warmerdam was coached by Loek van Wely.
As of 2021, he is a student of economics at Tilburg University.
source:Wikipedia article: Max Warmerdam
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