Simon Lyall

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Fide Id4303148
FederationNew Zealand fed
FIDE Elo1717
Highest Elo1929 (July 2010)
Born 1971  (Age 45)
 Ranking: World #76132, Asia #6071, New Zealand #111
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Chess games of Simon Lyall:    PGN Database (SimonLyall.pgn)  [29 games]

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Sicilian defence (28%): B22 B22Petrov's defence (66%): C42 C42 C42 C42 C42 C42
French defence (21%): C02 C02 C02Queen's gambit (33%): D10 D10 D10 D18
Scandinavian (14%): B01 B01
Pirc defence (14%): B07
Robatsch (7%): B06
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #29 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +3.44 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Papatoetoe Rapid B Auckland, New Zealand2015.12.051230
Merv Morrison Memorial Auckland, New Zealand2015.10.231210
42nd North Shore Open North Shore Auckland, New Zealand2015.09.191890
Latvian Rapid B Auckland, New Zealand2015.03.21980
ACC Waitangi Weekender Auckland, New Zealand2015.02.061430
New Zealand Rapid Championship Auckland, New Zealand2015.01.101360
2rd New Zealand Open Including 1 Championship Auckland, New Zealand2015.01.011740
Papatoetoe Rapid A Auckland, New Zealand2014.12.062030
Merv Morrison Memorial Auckland, New Zealand2014.10.241240
North Shore Open Auckland, New Zealand2014.09.062040
North Island Rapid Auckland, New Zealand2014.07.191270
North Island Championship Auckland, New Zealand2014.07.141500
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