Sam Collins

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Fide Id2401665
USCF Id12908187
FederationScotland fed
FIDE Elo1947 
Highest 2024 (April 2003)
National Elo2506
Born 1951  (Age 65)
 Ranking: World #39280, Europe #31269, Scotland #89
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Chess games of Sam Collins:    PGN Database (SamCollins.pgn)  [264 games]

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Sicilian defence (30%): B90 B54 B60 B40 B57 B33Sicilian defence (18%): B20 B22 B20 B53 B31 B52
French defence (12%): C17 C02 C00 C02 C02 C02Queen's gambit (16%): D30 D10 D35 D36 D30 D15
Reti (9%): A05 A06 A04English (10%): A22 A20 A16 A10 A15 A13
Ruy Lopez (8%): C70 C81 C91 C88 C65 C88Queen's pawn (10%): D02 E10 A46 A46 D02 A45
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B12 B10 B12 B14 B12Ruy Lopez (9%): C91 C80 C80 C69 C77 C96
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #42 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   76.92%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.14 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  76.43 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Northern California International (Open) Fremont, USA2012.01.021410
OPEN TEPLICE - Blitz Tournament Bolivia2011.06.121950
Berkeley International (Open) Berkeley, USA2011.01.021530
SCO League Grangemouth, Scotland2005.10.012080
SCO Championship Open Oban, Scotland2005.07.101950
Edin. Congress Premier Edinburgh, Scotland2005.04.012120
Hastings Premier/Challeng Hastings, England2004.12.282220
SCO National League Division 1 Grangemouth, Scotland2004.10.312090
SCO Championship Hamilton, Scotland2004.07.102260
Edin Cong Premier Edinburgh, Scotland2004.04.022140
SCO National League Grangemouth, Scotland2003.10.012090
National Open (Open) Las Vegas, USA2003.06.13950
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