Riya Shah

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Fide Id10800387
USCF Id15182416
TitleWoman FIDE Master
FederationKenya fed
FIDE Elo1589 
Highest 1589 (September 2016)
National Elo377
Born 2000  (Age 16)
 Ranking: World #1532 (u16), Africa #14 (u16), Kenya #1 (u18).
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Sicilian defence (39%): B76 B24 B75 B23 B43 B20Ruy Lopez (25%): C64 C62 C89 C69 C88 C70
Queen's pawn (21%): D00 D00 A40 D00Queen's pawn (17%): D02 A46 A40 A40 A40
Scandinavian (6%): B01 B01King's pawn (17%): C44 C50 C50 C50 C20
Two knights defence (6%): C57 C55Vienna game (5%): C29
Philidor's defence (6%): C41Centre game (5%): C22 C21
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Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +4.489 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Kenya National Chess Championships - LADIES Nairobi, Kenya2015.12.11870
Mombasa Open Chess Championships Mombasa, Kenya2015.10.241100
57th Nairobi Chess Club Championship - Ladies Section Nairobi, Kenya2015.08.22850
Nairobi Gymkhana National Blitz Chess Championships Nairobi, Kenya2015.07.19760
Kenya National Chess League Round 1-2 Nairobi, Kenya2015.07.11800
Kenya Millionaire Satellite Chess Festival - Satellite Section Nairobi, Kenya2015.04.301510
Kiambu Open Chess Championship Kiambu, Kenya2015.03.28930
Kenya National Chess Championships - Ladies Nairobi, Kenya2014.12.12720
2nd Nairobi Open Chess Festival Nairobi, Kenya2014.11.01940
Daystar Open Nairobi, Kenya2014.09.271120
Chess Olympiad Tromso, Norway2014.08.011820
Kenya Final Phase Norway Olympiad Qualifiers - Ladies Nairobi Kenya, Kenya2014.04.30930
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