Sam Shankland

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USCF Id12852765
FederationUSA fed
National Elo2685
Born Unknown
 Ranking: World # , Americas # , USA #2234
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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (31%): B52 B51 B93 B75 B43Reti (22%): A05 A04 A07
Benoni defence (12%): A60 A61Sicilian defence (22%): B94 B91 B32 B25
French defence (12%): C10 C17English (16%): A10 A21 A10
Caro-Kann defence (12%): B12 B12Gruenfeld defence (11%): D97 D83
Ruy Lopez (6%): C89Dutch (5%): A80
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #27 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +0.14 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  94.16 (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
41st Annual World Open (Open) Arlington, USA2013.06.291590
6th Ny International (Fide Norm Section) New York, USA2013.06.191520
U. S. Championship (Section1) Saint Louis, USA2013.05.032030
North American Open (Open) Las Vegas, USA2012.12.261490
National Chess Congress (Premier) Philadelphia, USA2012.11.231390
Michigan Chess Festival (3do) Troy, USA2012.11.021210
40th Annual World Open (Open) Philadelphia, USA2012.07.011520
National Open Championship (Open) Las Vegas, USA2012.06.151530
U. S. Game/10 Championship () G10 Las Vegas, USA2012.06.14770
Best Of The West Championship (Master) Santa Clara, USA2012.05.261340
Philadelphia Open (Open) Philadelphia, USA2012.04.041480
21st Annual Eastern Class (Master) Sturbridge, USA2012.03.021460
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