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Stephen Jessel
Number of games in database: 130
Years covered: 2005 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2297 (2294 rapid, 2268 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2385

Overall record: +40 -47 =26 (46.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 17 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (21) 
    A15 A14 A13 A11
 Sicilian (18) 
    B58 B92 B41 B76 B84
 Sicilian Dragon (4) 
    B76 B70 B39
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (30) 
    C12 C05 C11 C02 C00
 French (15) 
    C12 C11 C00
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D35 D30
 French Tarrasch (8) 
    C05 C03
 Uncommon Opening (7) 
    B00 A00
 English (5) 
    A10 A13
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   F Bruno vs S Jessel, 2009 1/2-1/2
   S Jessel vs S Williams, 2005 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Irish Championship (2008)
   British Championship (2005)
   European Club Cup (2008)
   World Junior Championship (Boys) (2005)
   Baku Olympiad (2016)
   Batumi Olympiad (2018)
   Cappelle-la-Grande (2014)
   Isle of Man Masters (2017)
   Gibraltar Masters (2017)
   Gibraltar Masters (2018)
   FIDE Online Olympiad (2020)

   🏆 European Team Championship
   L Pasko vs S Jessel (Nov-21-21) 1/2-1/2
   S Jessel vs V Kazakouski (Nov-20-21) 0-1
   A Pleasants vs S Jessel (Nov-19-21) 0-1
   S Jessel vs N Nikolovski (Nov-18-21) 1/2-1/2
   S Jessel vs A Muir (Nov-16-21) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-14-1986, 35 years old) Ireland

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 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 138  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Jessel vs Charnushevich  0-1352005National 1 GamesB41 Sicilian, Kan
2. P Poobalasingam vs S Jessel  0-1492005British ChampionshipD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. S Jessel vs S Williams  1-0452005British ChampionshipB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
4. S Jessel vs R Pert 0-1412005British ChampionshipB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
5. S Haslinger vs S Jessel  ½-½362005British ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
6. S Jessel vs J Emms  ½-½462005British ChampionshipB44 Sicilian
7. G Jones vs S Jessel  1-0712005British ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
8. S Jessel vs T Eggleston  1-0342005British ChampionshipC11 French
9. D Eggleston vs S Jessel  ½-½562005British ChampionshipD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. S Jessel vs P J Sowray  1-0392005British ChampionshipB58 Sicilian
11. T Woodward vs S Jessel  ½-½552005British ChampionshipD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. S Jessel vs C G Ward  ½-½642005British ChampionshipB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
13. S Jessel vs A Zhigalko  1-0482005World Junior Championship (Boys)B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
14. B Heberla vs S Jessel  1-0442005World Junior Championship (Boys)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
15. S Jessel vs S Zhigalko  1-0502005World Junior Championship (Boys)B33 Sicilian
16. E Romanov vs S Jessel  1-0222005World Junior Championship (Boys)B11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
17. S Jessel vs Sengupta  0-1362005World Junior Championship (Boys)C19 French, Winawer, Advance
18. K Mosetlhe vs S Jessel  0-1312005World Junior Championship (Boys)D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. S Jessel vs V Barnaure  ½-½242005World Junior Championship (Boys)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
20. M Sulashvili vs S Jessel  0-1752005World Junior Championship (Boys)D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. S Jessel vs T Sanikidze  0-1342005World Junior Championship (Boys)C55 Two Knights Defense
22. V Papin vs S Jessel  1-0232005World Junior Championship (Boys)C05 French, Tarrasch
23. S Jessel vs M Krivokapic  0-1142005World Junior Championship (Boys)B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
24. S Jessel vs A Zubarev  0-1392006Cappelle op 22ndB32 Sicilian
25. S Jessel vs Shengelia  0-1332006Cappelle op 22ndB10 Caro-Kann
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Kibitzer's Corner
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  Domdaniel: Stephen Jessel - the current Irish champion - is one of many stronger Irish players to use the French Defence. One of his pet lines is 3.Nd2 h6 in the Tarrasch.

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