Laura Irving

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Fide Id14301946
TitleWoman FIDE Master
FederationSouth Africa fed
FIDE Elo2013
Highest Elo2013 (September 2012)
Born 1989  (Age 27)
 Ranking: World #1386, Africa #6, South Africa #1
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Chess games of Laura Irving:    PGN Database (LauraIrving.pgn)  [39 games]

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Queen's gambit (30%): D10 D15Sicilian defence (66%): B20 B34 B22 B23 B24 B22
Nimzo-Indian (15%): E32 E33King's Indian, East Indian (8%): A48
Vienna game (15%): C25 C27 C29Catalan (8%): E01
Queen's pawn (10%): A40Nimzo-Indian (8%): E32
Pirc defence (5%): B07Queen's pawn (4%): A46
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #38 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +0.122 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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Quality of play:  Not available Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
USSA Ladies South Africa2012.12.03720
South African Open Chess Championships Cape Town, South Africa2012.06.29720
6th The Summer Universiade Individual Women Shenzhen, China2011.08.151790
Commonwealth & South African Open Open Section South Africa2011.06.24860
Commonwealth and South African Open Johannesburg, South Africa2011.06.23900
African Girls Cairo, Egypt2009.12.311510
South African Open Chess Championship Cape Town, South Africa2009.07.03720


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