John D Thornton

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Fide Id1800663
ECF Id152744H
FederationWales fed
FIDE Elo2059 
Highest 2065 (May 2011)
National Elo702
Born 1947  (Age 69)
 Ranking: World #23735, Europe #18984, Wales #28
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English (32%): A20 A11 A15 A10 A10French defence (21%): C12 C02 C06 C15 C00 C01
French defence (22%): C06 C15 C12 C19 C18Dutch (16%): A81 A80 A80
Sicilian defence (19%): B90 B28 B90 B90 B24 B75Sicilian defence (13%): B33 B23 B20 B33
Ruy Lopez (6%): C69 C63Reti (10%): A09 A07 A04
Scandinavian (6%): B01 B01Benoni defence (8%): A56 A60 A66
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #26 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   92.3%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +3.188 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
European Senior Team Chess Championship Vienna, Austria2015.07.122090
European Senior Team Championship Sibenik, Croatia2014.04.012100
15,European Senior Team Championship Dresden, Germany2013.07.201950
Welsh Chess Premier League Round 3 Wales2013.05.181830
Welsh Chess Premier League Round 6-7 Wales2013.04.061750
Welsh Chess Premier League Round 5 Wales2013.03.091820
Welsh Chess Premier League Round 4 Wales2013.02.161880
Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival Masters Open Gibraltar, England2013.01.222210
Welsh Chess Premier League Round 1 Wales2012.10.061840
European Senior Team Championship Rogaska Slatina, Slovenia2012.03.272090
Welsh Chess Premier League Round 4-7 Wales2012.01.281840
Tradewise Chess Festival - Masters Gibraltar, England2012.01.242230
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