Melvyn King

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Fide Id2503379
FederationIreland fed
FIDE Elo1850
Highest Elo1980 (May 2011)
Born 1945  (Age 71)
 Ranking: World #54569, Europe #43058, Ireland #165
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Chess games of Melvyn King:    PGN Database (MelvynKing.pgn)  [33 games]

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Play Style

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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Sicilian defence (38%): B52 B23 B21 B23King's knight (36%): C40 C40 C40 C40 C40
French defence (14%): C01 C00English (13%): A10 A15 A30
Scandinavian (14%): B01Caro-Kann defence (9%): B14 B12
Scotch game (14%): C45 C45Bird's opening (9%): A02
Bird's opening (9%): A03 A02Scandinavian (9%): B01
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #8 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -3.223 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  83.41 (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
Irish National Championships Dublin, Ireland2014.07.042110
23rd World Senior Championship - Blitz Tournament Opatija, Croatia2013.11.162070
23rd World Senior Chess Championship - Open Opatija, Croatia2013.11.122090
Leinster Chess Union Division 2 Heidenfeld Trophy Dublin, Ireland2013.10.22720
Malahide Millennium Tournament Dublin, Ireland2013.05.042130
Leinster Chess Union Division 2 Heidenfeld Trophy Dublin, Ireland2012.09.22720
Irish Championships Dublin, Ireland2012.07.072110
Malahide Millennium Dublin, Ireland2012.05.051970
Branagan Cup Dublin, Ireland2012.04.231430
Leinster League Division 2 Heidenfeld Trophy Dublin, Ireland2011.10.22720
Irish Chess Championships Dublin, Ireland2011.07.022070
Gonzaga Classic Dublin, Ireland2011.02.042010
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