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Stephen Jessel
Number of games in database: 141
Years covered: 2005 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2297 (2294 rapid, 2268 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2385

Overall record: +41 -52 =30 (45.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 18 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (25) 
    A15 A14 A13 A11
 Sicilian (18) 
    B58 B41 B76 B84 B92
 Reti System (5) 
 Sicilian Dragon (4) 
    B76 B70 B39
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (30) 
    C05 C12 C11 C02 C00
 French (15) 
    C12 C11 C00
 Queen's Gambit Declined (8) 
    D35 D30
 Uncommon Opening (8) 
    B00 A00
 French Tarrasch (8) 
    C05 C03
 English (7) 
    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
   M Burrows vs S Jessel, 2017 0-1
   S Jessel vs Wilton Inacio Calicoca, 2018 1-0

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

   🏆 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, 36 years old) Ireland

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 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 156  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Jessel vs A Charnushevich  0-1352005National 1 GamesB41 Sicilian, Kan
2. S Brady vs S Jessel  ½-½602005IRL-chC05 French, Tarrasch
3. P Poobalasingam vs S Jessel  0-1492005British ChampionshipD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. S Jessel vs S Williams  1-0452005British ChampionshipB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
5. S Jessel vs R Pert 0-1412005British ChampionshipB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
6. S Haslinger vs S Jessel  ½-½362005British ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
7. S Jessel vs J Emms  ½-½462005British ChampionshipB44 Sicilian
8. G Jones vs S Jessel  1-0712005British ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
9. S Jessel vs T Eggleston  1-0342005British ChampionshipC11 French
10. D Eggleston vs S Jessel  ½-½562005British ChampionshipD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. S Jessel vs P J Sowray  1-0392005British ChampionshipB58 Sicilian
12. T Woodward vs S Jessel  ½-½552005British ChampionshipD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
13. S Jessel vs C Ward  ½-½642005British ChampionshipB76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
14. S Jessel vs A Zhigalko  1-0482005World Junior ChampionshipB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
15. B Heberla vs S Jessel  1-0442005World Junior ChampionshipB12 Caro-Kann Defense
16. S Jessel vs S Zhigalko  1-0502005World Junior ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
17. E Romanov vs S Jessel  1-0222005World Junior ChampionshipB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
18. S Jessel vs Sengupta  0-1362005World Junior ChampionshipC19 French, Winawer, Advance
19. K Mosetlhe vs S Jessel  0-1312005World Junior ChampionshipD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. S Jessel vs V Barnaure  ½-½242005World Junior ChampionshipB12 Caro-Kann Defense
21. M Sulashvili vs S Jessel  0-1752005World Junior ChampionshipD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. S Jessel vs T Sanikidze  0-1342005World Junior ChampionshipC55 Two Knights Defense
23. V Papin vs S Jessel  1-0232005World Junior ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
24. S Jessel vs M Krivokapic  0-1142005World Junior ChampionshipB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. S Jessel vs A Zubarev  0-1392006Cappelle-la-Grande OpenB32 Sicilian
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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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