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bschmaus

Ben Schmaus

United States
Highest
1600
Nov 22, 2019
Lowest
768
Jan 2, 2017
  • Training Time
  • Passed
  • Failed
5,093 Puzzles
2,511 49%
2,582 51%

Puzzle Themes

Category Score
Alekhine's Gun 100%
  • Alekhine's Gun
  • Attempts: 1
  • Passed: 1
  • Failed: 0
  • Avg Score: 100.00
Zugzwang 66%
  • Zugzwang
  • Attempts: 6
  • Passed: 4
  • Failed: 2
  • Avg Score: 65.67
Stalemate 61%
  • Stalemate
  • Attempts: 6
  • Passed: 3
  • Failed: 3
  • Avg Score: 61.00
Smothered Mate 59%
  • Smothered Mate
  • Attempts: 52
  • Passed: 32
  • Failed: 20
  • Avg Score: 58.69
Fianchetto 58%
  • Fianchetto
  • Attempts: 47
  • Passed: 27
  • Failed: 20
  • Avg Score: 58.15
Perpetual Check 58%
  • Perpetual Check
  • Attempts: 17
  • Passed: 6
  • Failed: 11
  • Avg Score: 57.88
Mate in 1 55%
  • Mate in 1
  • Attempts: 277
  • Passed: 169
  • Failed: 108
  • Avg Score: 54.59
Back Rank 54%
  • Back Rank
  • Attempts: 220
  • Passed: 119
  • Failed: 101
  • Avg Score: 54.38
Promotion 54%
  • Promotion
  • Attempts: 210
  • Passed: 105
  • Failed: 105
  • Avg Score: 54.33
Mate in 2 52%
  • Mate in 2
  • Attempts: 638
  • Passed: 318
  • Failed: 320
  • Avg Score: 51.99
Opposite Colored Bishops 52%
  • Opposite Colored Bishops
  • Attempts: 42
  • Passed: 21
  • Failed: 21
  • Avg Score: 51.50
Double Check 51%
  • Double Check
  • Attempts: 52
  • Passed: 27
  • Failed: 25
  • Avg Score: 51.08
Fork / Double Attack 50%
  • Fork / Double Attack
  • Attempts: 815
  • Passed: 394
  • Failed: 421
  • Avg Score: 49.82
Battery 49%
  • Battery
  • Attempts: 158
  • Passed: 73
  • Failed: 85
  • Avg Score: 49.36
Rooks on Seventh 49%
  • Rooks on Seventh
  • Attempts: 400
  • Passed: 178
  • Failed: 222
  • Avg Score: 48.97
Trapped Piece 49%
  • Trapped Piece
  • Attempts: 195
  • Passed: 95
  • Failed: 100
  • Avg Score: 48.68
Knight Outpost 49%
  • Knight Outpost
  • Attempts: 179
  • Passed: 84
  • Failed: 95
  • Avg Score: 48.52
Passed Pawns 48%
  • Passed Pawns
  • Attempts: 735
  • Passed: 321
  • Failed: 414
  • Avg Score: 48.48
Bishop Pair 48%
  • Bishop Pair
  • Attempts: 420
  • Passed: 194
  • Failed: 226
  • Avg Score: 48.20
Pin 48%
  • Pin
  • Attempts: 784
  • Passed: 361
  • Failed: 423
  • Avg Score: 48.14
Mate in 3+ 48%
  • Mate in 3+
  • Attempts: 628
  • Passed: 269
  • Failed: 359
  • Avg Score: 48.12
Hanging Piece 48%
  • Hanging Piece
  • Attempts: 475
  • Passed: 229
  • Failed: 246
  • Avg Score: 47.99
Windmill 47%
  • Windmill
  • Attempts: 9
  • Passed: 2
  • Failed: 7
  • Avg Score: 47.44
Skewer 47%
  • Skewer
  • Attempts: 154
  • Passed: 71
  • Failed: 83
  • Avg Score: 46.68
Remove the Defender 45%
  • Remove the Defender
  • Attempts: 335
  • Passed: 150
  • Failed: 185
  • Avg Score: 45.07
Overloading 45%
  • Overloading
  • Attempts: 80
  • Passed: 35
  • Failed: 45
  • Avg Score: 44.94
Zwischenzug 45%
  • Zwischenzug
  • Attempts: 140
  • Passed: 57
  • Failed: 83
  • Avg Score: 44.66
Endgame Tactics 44%
  • Endgame Tactics
  • Attempts: 142
  • Passed: 58
  • Failed: 84
  • Avg Score: 44.00
Queen Sacrifice 44%
  • Queen Sacrifice
  • Attempts: 201
  • Passed: 89
  • Failed: 112
  • Avg Score: 43.99
Defense 44%
  • Defense
  • Attempts: 205
  • Passed: 82
  • Failed: 123
  • Avg Score: 43.94
Two Rooks Checkmate 43%
  • Two Rooks Checkmate
  • Attempts: 11
  • Passed: 4
  • Failed: 7
  • Avg Score: 43.45
Simplification 43%
  • Simplification
  • Attempts: 139
  • Passed: 58
  • Failed: 81
  • Avg Score: 42.75
Doubled Rook 42%
  • Doubled Rook
  • Attempts: 201
  • Passed: 75
  • Failed: 126
  • Avg Score: 41.83
Vulnerable King 42%
  • Vulnerable King
  • Attempts: 515
  • Passed: 193
  • Failed: 322
  • Avg Score: 41.81
Opposition 42%
  • Opposition
  • Attempts: 2
  • Passed: 0
  • Failed: 2
  • Avg Score: 41.50
Mating Net 41%
  • Mating Net
  • Attempts: 343
  • Passed: 127
  • Failed: 216
  • Avg Score: 40.56
Desperado 40%
  • Desperado
  • Attempts: 35
  • Passed: 13
  • Failed: 22
  • Avg Score: 39.71
Discovered Attack 40%
  • Discovered Attack
  • Attempts: 280
  • Passed: 102
  • Failed: 178
  • Avg Score: 39.71
Clearance Sacrifice 40%
  • Clearance Sacrifice
  • Attempts: 105
  • Passed: 42
  • Failed: 63
  • Avg Score: 39.68
Advanced Checkmates 39%
  • Advanced Checkmates
  • Attempts: 9
  • Passed: 3
  • Failed: 6
  • Avg Score: 38.89
Exchange Sacrifice 39%
  • Exchange Sacrifice
  • Attempts: 58
  • Passed: 23
  • Failed: 35
  • Avg Score: 38.67
Interference 39%
  • Interference
  • Attempts: 50
  • Passed: 17
  • Failed: 33
  • Avg Score: 38.60
Decoy / Deflection 38%
  • Decoy / Deflection
  • Attempts: 289
  • Passed: 105
  • Failed: 184
  • Avg Score: 38.05
Attacking Castled King 36%
  • Attacking Castled King
  • Attempts: 121
  • Passed: 38
  • Failed: 83
  • Avg Score: 36.43
4-Move Checkmate 36%
  • 4-Move Checkmate
  • Attempts: 31
  • Passed: 11
  • Failed: 20
  • Avg Score: 36.35
Basic Checkmates 34%
  • Basic Checkmates
  • Attempts: 241
  • Passed: 81
  • Failed: 160
  • Avg Score: 34.42
En passant 33%
  • En passant
  • Attempts: 13
  • Passed: 3
  • Failed: 10
  • Avg Score: 32.69
Sacrifice 32%
  • Sacrifice
  • Attempts: 160
  • Passed: 48
  • Failed: 112
  • Avg Score: 32.00
X-Ray Attack 27%
  • X-Ray Attack
  • Attempts: 30
  • Passed: 8
  • Failed: 22
  • Avg Score: 27.23
Underpromotion 8%
  • Underpromotion
  • Attempts: 3
  • Passed: 0
  • Failed: 3
  • Avg Score: 8.33

Recent Activity

Date ID Rating Moves Target Time My Time Avg Time Outcome My Rating
Jul 22, 2020 0764658 1246 0/3 0:28 0:27 1:28 (0% | -13)
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Jul 22, 2020 0067627 743 2/2 0:07 0:11 0:44 (94% | +5)
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Jan 31, 2020 0027395 796 0/1 0:04 0:19 0:36 (0% | -17)
1468
Jan 29, 2020 0611885 1027 0/3 0:19 0:23 1:18 (0% | -15)
1485
Jan 22, 2020 0138425 1172 1/2 0:17 0:20 0:33 (49% | -5)
1500
Jan 16, 2020 0031047 1376 0/3 0:31 34:39 0:44 (0% | -12)
1505
Jan 16, 2020 0586946 941 2/2 0:11 0:07 0:32 (100% | +9)
1517
Jan 13, 2020 0530676 1025 1/2 0:13 0:12 0:26 (50% | +1)
1508
Jan 13, 2020 0480576 1469 1/3 0:34 0:55 1:10 (31% | -5)
1507
Jan 13, 2020 0532146 1620 0/2 0:29 0:16 0:39 (0% | -10)
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Jan 13, 2020 0141412 929 2/2 0:11 0:32 1:18 (81% | +3)
1522
Jan 13, 2020 0627186 1458 1/3 0:34 0:42 0:54 (33% | -5)
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Jan 13, 2020 0776606 1735 0/4 0:54 0:19 0:49 (0% | -8)
1524
Jan 13, 2020 0752150 1234 3/3 0:26 0:26 0:35 (100% | +12)
1532
Jan 13, 2020 0481946 1212 3/3 0:25 0:22 0:48 (100% | +12)
1520
Jan 13, 2020 1059378 415 1/1 0:04 0:39 0:13 (70% | +1)
1508
Jan 13, 2020 0716824 1814 0/3 0:47 0:11 0:57 (0% | -8)
1507
Jan 13, 2020 0094057 1708 3/3 0:44 0:36 1:11 (100% | +17)
1515
Jan 13, 2020 0486544 873 2/2 0:10 0:06 0:16 (100% | +8)
1498
Jan 13, 2020 0531010 1166 0/3 0:24 0:08 0:31 (0% | -14)
1490
Jan 13, 2020 0518034 1473 0/3 0:34 0:27 1:02 (0% | -11)
1504
Jan 13, 2020 0028114 1528 0/2 0:26 0:20 0:28 (0% | -10)
1515
Jan 13, 2020 0716892 1228 3/3 0:26 0:38 0:47 (95% | +10)
1525
Jan 13, 2020 0661320 1303 0/3 0:28 0:26 0:40 (0% | -13)
1515
Jan 13, 2020 0031102 1867 1/2 0:35 0:21 1:25 (50% | +3)
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Date ID Rating Theme Outcome

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