Nigel Short

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USCF Id12448138
FederationUSA fed
National Elo2743
Born Unknown
 Ranking: World # , Americas # , USA #2234
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Chess games of Nigel Short:    PGN Database (NigelShort.pgn)  [78 games]

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Play Style

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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Sicilian defence (40%): B23 B33 B92 B41 B76 B23Queen's pawn (18%): A40 A40 A45 E10
English (15%): A22 A15 A30 A25 A13 A11Ruy Lopez (15%): C60 C89 C89 C90 C75
Ruy Lopez (13%): C77 C91 C90 C96 C68 C88Nimzo-Indian (15%): E41 E35 E33 E40 E20
French defence (13%): C10 C10 C11Reti (12%): A04 A06
Nimzo-Indian (4%): E48 E32French defence (9%): C14 C18 C02
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Not available
Blunders: Not available Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: Not available Endgame blunders: Not available
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  77.27 (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
la Germany2012.01.292000
Thanksgiving Open (Open) Saint Louis, USA2010.11.261240
CORUS A Bolivia2010.03.301960


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