Richard Murphy

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Fide Id2005441
USCF Id13032393
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo1963 
Highest 1992 (January 2008)
National Elo569
Born 1932
 Ranking: World #36839, Americas #3980, USA #942
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Play Style

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Opening (White)Opening (Black)
Sicilian defence (25%): B22 B33 B92 B42 B70 Sicilian defence (32%): B33 B45 B23 B22
Vienna game (14%): C29 C25 C26 Queen's gambit (21%): D08 D51 D30 D31
Scotch game (10%): C45 Reti (7%): A04 A05 A06 A07 A09
Caro-Kann defence (10%): B14 B18 B16 B10 B13 Ruy Lopez (Spanish) (7%): C90 C78 C77 C68
Scandinavian (centre counter) defence (10%): B01 Scandinavian (centre counter) defence (7%): B01
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #24 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +2.955 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
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
Queens Chess Club Championship New York, USA2013.10.11990
Akron Chess Club (Open) Cuyahoga Falls, USA2013.05.11720
Pa State Championship (00) U7 Pittsburgh, USA2009.10.31720
10th Queens Chess Club Futurity New York, USA2007.07.062020
9th Queens Chess Club Futurity Jamaica, USA2006.07.071820
Coatsville November Tornado (1) Coatesville, USA2004.11.20720


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