William Van Lear

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Fide Id2026198
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo1904
Highest Elo1924 (April 2013)
Born 1952  (Age 64)
 Ranking: World #45967, Americas #5076, USA #1156
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Queen's gambit (33%): D35 D06Caro-Kann defence (50%): B11 B12
Benoni defence (33%): A57 A56Reti (25%): A05
King's Indian (16%): E91King's Indian (25%): E81
Budapest defence declined (16%): A51
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Exchange tendencies: +2.043 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
20th Annual Northern Virginia Open Sterling, USA2015.11.07750
45th Annual Virginia Open Dulles, USA2013.03.151830
3rd Annual Fairfax Open Fairfax, USA2012.12.081560
44th Annual Virginia Open Sterling, USA2012.03.021540
43rd Annual Virginia Open Mclean, USA2011.03.041350
74th Annual Virginia Closed State Championship Glen Allen, USA2010.09.041090
42nd Annual Virginia Open Mclean, USA2010.03.051750
Springfield Open Springfield, USA2010.01.29870
14th Annual Northern Virginia Open Sterling, USA2009.11.07750
6th Annual George Washington Open Sterling, USA2009.06.13780
41st Annual Virginia Open Mclean, USA2009.02.271780
40th Annual Virginia Open Springfield, USA2008.01.251600
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