Rating 1583

Accepting challenges from rated over 1200
Daily ChessLast move 9 hours and 34 minutes ago

About NomarNiceGuy13

Long-time casual chess player, but trying to learn and improve.

My user name is a tribute to Nomar Garciaparra, who was my favorite player when I joined the site. I also felt strongly about the "nice guys finish last" mantra because of some things happening in my life at the time. It just seems too much of a hassle to change usernames now.

I am a huge Philadelphia sports fan and German Bundesliga fan (I follow a lot of different soccer leagues). I am always willing to chat about that among many other topics. I currently teach four classes at the university level while working on my Dissertation. A great decision because I love learning, research, and teaching, but the worst financial decision ever.

Good luck! I do take skulls but usually not right away.

Rating Trend (last 50 games)

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2518 games

As White

1043 games

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Daily ChessStats

Games Played2532
In Progress125
All Moves96976
Moves This Month2521
Tourn. Entry Rating1604
Vacation rem' 202213 days

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90 days1 Year5 Years
Highest Rating162516251625
Average Rating154415001435
Lowest Rating145113211153
Opponent Average Rating147314281391
Games Rated1739591893
  • Moves This Month is the number of moves made since the 1st of the month.
  • Highest Rating excludes provisional (first 20) games.
  • Tournament Entry Rating is calculated by the formula (CurrentRating + HighestRating) / 2. The entry rating will never drop to more than 100 points below your Highest Rating.
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