Bruce Kay

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Fide Id4302290
FederationNew Zealand fed
FIDE Elo1801
Highest Elo1862 (April 2008)
Born 1933
 Ranking: World #62611, Asia #4742, New Zealand #94
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Play Style

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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Nimzo-Indian (21%): E40 E20Queen's pawn (27%): A45 A46 A46
Benoni defence (21%): A60 A57 A57Ruy Lopez (18%): C83 C68
Queen's gambit (14%): D11 D07Benoni defence (18%): A56 A57
Gruenfeld defence (14%): D86 D87Vienna game (9%): C28
King's Indian (14%): E88 E81Three knights game (9%): C46
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #42 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +4.155 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  67.5 (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
119 NZL Championship Queenstown Open Queenstown, New Zealand2012.01.151910
Wellington Open Wellington, New Zealand2010.05.141550
6th Queenstown Chess Classic Incorp 1 NZL Championship Queenstown, New Zealand2009.01.151900
New Zealand Major Open Auckland, New Zealand2008.01.151440
North Island Auckland, New Zealand2007.07.051200


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