Rating 1534

Accepting challenges from rated over 1200
Daily ChessLast move 4 hours and 29 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)

Rated Won / Drawn / Lost

All Rated

2446 games

As White

1006 games

As Black

1440 games

Daily ChessStats

Games Played2460
In Progress95
All Moves93823
Moves This Month1516
Tourn. Entry Rating1576
Vacation rem' 202213 days

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Rated Timeouts


151 games


53 games


90 days1 Year5 Years
Highest Rating161816181618
Average Rating151114871430
Lowest Rating140513211153
Opponent Average Rating146614151389
Games Rated16810501822
  • 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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  • Last refreshed on 23 May '22 .

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