Hikaru Nakamura

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Fide Id2016192
ECF Id259052K
TitleGrand Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2787 
Highest 2816 (October 2015)
Live Rating2790 
Born 09.Dec.1987 (in Hirakata)
 Ranking: World #5, Americas #1, USA #1
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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (17%): B22 B92 B51 B90 B76 B42Sicilian defence (21%): B50 B30 B21 B50 B23 B99
Queen's pawn (12%): E10 E10 A45 A40 D00 D01King's Indian (9%): E60 E94 E60 E97 A49 E98
English (10%): A27 A13 A30 A20 A10 A22Reti (9%): A06 A05 A04 A04 A09 A07
Queen's gambit (7%): D21 D31 D31 D30 D24 D30Queen's gambit (8%): D20 D21 D11 D32 D30 D15
Reti (5%): A06 A07 A09 A05 A04 A06Queen's pawn (8%): D02 A40 E00 A45 E10 A40
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #42 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.9%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   77.4%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -2.159 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   57.15(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  87.84 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Hikaru Nakamura currently plays in:
Gibraltar Masters TB Unknown
since 2016.02.04
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
LONDON Chess CLASSIC London, England2015.12.042780
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
Millionaire Chess Open II Las Vegas, USA2015.10.082290
FIDE World Cup Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Rapid TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Blitz TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
Sinquefield Cup Saint Louis, USA2015.08.232780
Norway Chess Stavanger, Norway2015.06.162780
Norway Chess Blitz Stavanger, Norway2015.06.152780
FIDE Grand Prix Series. Khanty-Mansiysk Khanty Mansiysk, Russia2015.05.142750
CIS - Master Civitanova Marche, Italy2015.04.292240
U. S. Championship Saint Louis, USA2015.03.312640
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