Christian Bauer

Christian Bauer (born 11 January 1977) is a French chess grandmaster and author. He is a three-time French Chess Champion.[1]

Christian Bauer
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Christian Bauer in 2008
Full nameChristian Bauer
CountryFrance
Born (1977-01-11) 11 January 1977 (age 44)
Forbach, France
TitleGrandmaster (1997)
FIDE rating2645 (September 2021)
Peak rating2682 (August 2012)
RankingNo. 97 (August 2021)
Peak rankingNo. 57 (April 2005)

In 2005 he won the 2nd Calvia Chess Festival.[2] In 2009, came first at Vicente Bonil ahead of 21 GMs and 33 titled players.[3] In 2010, he tied for 1st–7th with Alexander Riazantsev, Vitali Golod, Nadezhda Kosintseva, Leonid Kritz, Sébastien Feller, Sébastien Mazé in the 43rd Biel Chess Festival.[4]

BooksEdit

  • Bauer, Christian (2005). Play 1...b6: A Dynamic and Hypermodern Opening System for Black. Everyman Chess. ISBN 1-857444-10-8.
  • Bauer, Christian (2006). The Philidor Files. Everyman Chess. ISBN 1 85744 4361.
  • Bauer, Christian (2010). Play the Scandinavian. Quality Chess. ISBN 978-1-906552-55-8.
  • Bauer, Christian (2018). Candidate Moves: A Grandmaster's Method. Thinkers Publishing. ISBN 978-9492510242.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Championnats de France[permanent dead link] (in French)
  2. ^ Crowther, Mark (2005-10-31). "TWIC 573: II Calvia Chess Festival". Chess.co.uk. Archived from the original on 2012-07-24. Retrieved 19 March 2012.
  3. ^ "GM Christian Bauer wins the strong tournament Vicente Bonil". Chessdom. Retrieved 7 November 2010.
  4. ^ Crowther, Mark (2010-07-29). "The Week in Chess: Biel Chess Festival 2010". Chess.co.uk. Archived from the original on 2012-07-30. Retrieved 3 January 2012.

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